Legends of Dawn – Reviewed

By Megan Mellers Legends of Dawn walks into a bar. World of Warcraft and Guild Wars 2 have chased everyone away from the bar stools and are...

Shadowrun Expansion & Enhancements Arrive Feb 27th

Hairbrained Schemes announced today that they’ll be releasing the first expansion for their cyberpunk RPG Shadowrun Returns on February 27th.  Shadowrun: Dragonfall will cost...

The Popularity of World War II Games on Kickstarter

World War II has always been a popular setting for video games. It’s not hard to see why. The good guy/bad guy line is...

Confederate Express Dev Maksym Pashanin Disappears into the Night

It looks like the Maksym Pashanin drama is coming to a close; or at least part of it is.  The Desert Sun is reporting...
Vision of Aurora Borealis

Vision of Aurora Borealis: Of Elves and Men

Legends speak of the origins of the mythical race known only as "elves". Vision of Aurora Borealis takes this Icelandic myth and turns it...

Roaring 20’s RPG Witchmarsh Delay Likely – But It’s Not All Bad News

It's always best to cushion the blow of bad news with a few positive thoughts, and the makers of Witchmarsh seem to take this...

The Past, Present, and Possible Future of Erotic Visual Novel Crowdfunding

The society which (and certainly many of our readers) I live in is terrified of sexuality. For whatever reason, depictions of outrageous, obscene violence...

The Triumphant Return of Astrobase Command

In 2013, Jellyfish Games launched their first Kickstarter campaign for their sandbox base-building RPG, Astrobase Command. When they started, creators Adam Blahuta and Dave...
Kickstarter is a crowdfunding platform where people can donate money in order to help make video games get made. This is the story of 5 of the most terrifying video game Kickstarters.

Failed Kickstarter Videogame Campaigns & Data Analysis For Feb 2015

Every month Kickstarter sees a great many wonderful successes. A few campaigns are lucky enough to be funded within days of launch while others...

Pinstripe Takes On Hell (and Kickstarter)

Pinstripe is billed as a a game about heaven and hell. It’s a 2D narrative exploration game with horror elements and a puppy. You play Teddy,...

Impact Winter Devs To Reward Backers Despite Kickstarter Failure

You wouldn’t know that survival-adventure RPG Impact Winter was an unsuccessful Kickstarter project. Despite falling short with their crowdfunding effort in late 2014, UK...
Hoyuk : Anatolia is an expansion for the popular board game Hoyuk that's crowdfunding on Kickstarter

Hoyuk Returns To The Table With Anatolia

Board gaming and crowdfunding games are probably very familiar with MAGE Company. Since they joined Kickstarter at the start of 2013 almost all of...
Xeko

Kickstarter MIA : Xeko’s Missing $257k

The Xeko campaign is a teensy bit on the controversial side, leaving about 973 backers without rewards, no game, and bent out of shape. With...

What’s Going On With Spate?

With so many games being funded over the last couple years it can be tough to keep track of the status of everything.  If...

The Long Dark Gets Release Date, Screens, & New Video

Backers of The Long Dark got some good news today, which means everyone interested in he snow-bound survival sim also get good news. First off...
Necronauts is an unholy miniatures based board game now crowdfunding on Kickstarter.

Necronauts is a Grotesquely Lovely Board Game

Roguelikes have taken the video game world by storm as of late. But what about the board game landscape? If you're looking for a...