Historical Games Are Important, So Why Don’t We Crowdfund them More?

Games based on historic events have a surprisingly bad track record on Kickstarter. Or maybe it’s not that surprising, judging by a similar video...
AdventureQuest 3D

AdventureQuest 3D Celebrates Crowdfunding Roots With Something Special

In 2016, Artix Entertainment went to Kickstarter to raise money for their cross-platform MMORPG, AdventureQuest 3D. The studio had always prided itself on remaining...

Railroad Tycoon Successor Rails and Riches Stuck In Kickstarter Station

If you were a PC gamer in the 90’s and early 2000’s you’ve undoubtedly come across the Railroad Tycoon series.  Started by Sid Meier...
Deep World

Deep World Takes Survival Games Black and White

When it comes to crowdfunding games, these days I get a bit more discerning with what I back. Pretty much gone are the days...

Seven Kingdoms: The Princess Problem Offers Limited Time Extended Demo

With the dumpster fire that was 2016 now behind us, Azalyne Studios is hoping to start the new year off right. In addition to...

An Age of Empires Kickstarter? No, It’s Feudal Wars

Age of Empires 2 was a great game, wasn’t it? I remember playing it for hours as a kid. It was perhaps my first...
The Deer God is a Kickstarter funded RPG platformer where the player takes on the form of a Deer.

Getting Started with The Deer God

The Deer God, as it currently stands in beta version 0.1, is a strangely compelling, mysterious game of survival. However, because of its secrecy...
Weekly Launchpad is our recap of the previous weeks Kickstarter video game projects.

What Kickstarter Video Game Campaigns Launched Oct 26th – Nov 1st

Every week we take a brief look at all of the Kickstarter campaigns that launched in the previous week.  This isn't to say that...

At The Cage Is Like Inside, But With Animals

Fans of bleak monochromatic 2D platformers can start lining up for their next fix. At the Cage from Mental Studio takes cues from the...

Broken Age Kickstarter 5 Years Later – Did Double Fine Deliver?

We’re wrapping out Double Fine Adventure week with a review of Broken Age, what else? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X9LB25fSadE&feature=youtu.be A quick reminder how reviews work here at Cliqist. Instead...
Hello, Neighbor!

Hello, Neighbor! Goodbye Sanity.

Welcome to the neighborhood, just another idyllic suburban town where everybody's happy and friendly. Or is it? You just moved into a supposedly quiet...

Hot Rod Hustle To The Starting Line

Do you remember Motor City Online? No? Don’t worry, most people don’t.  It was a unique MMO from EA released in 2001 that discarded the usual...

The Ultimate Five Nights at Freddy’s Guide

Welcome to the Ultimate Five Nights at Freddy’s Guide! For as ultimate a 650 word guide can be. Five Nights at Freddy’s is a...

Fictorum Brings Dynamic Destruction To Wizardom

Mages in RPG's tend to be looked at as mere support roles. They are there to back up the beefy tanks and quick striking rogues. Even...
Virtual Idol

Virtual Idol Has Virtually Nothing to Show

I'm usually one to give a music or rhythm game a chance, as I do like good music. After all, I'm generally one to...
Sierra On-Line

Quest: The Story of Sierra On-Line Might Not Be the Documentary...

I am a huge adventure game fan. One of the companies that I grew up with and have fallen in love with was Sierra...