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...
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...

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...

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...

Face of Mankind Vanishes Off Face of the Earth With Over...

Originally billed as “A futuristic sandbox MMO ruled by the harsh realities of human nature… forge your own future and rise to fame”, Face...

Mr. Fiskers – Previewed

Evil Everywhere And Time Traveling Shenanigans Mr. Fiskers - Previewed By Julie Morley Many of you may have already read my announcement article about the new Kickstarter...
Ira

How A Twitter Pitch Brought Ore Creatives’ Ira To Switch

When Ore Creative first brought their point-and-click adventure Ira to Kickstarter they were seeking $68,200 to create the whole story. They later revised their...

Lobster’s Analysis: The Struggles of Ashes of Creation, Antigraviator, and More

Lobster, otherwise known as Ian Kragh, is one of the most prolific miners of Kickstarter video game data around.  Read almost any Kickstarter thread...