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Events, Features, Interviews, PC
DayZ Developer Talks Inspiration, Possibility of Standalone DayZ “Before the End of the Year”

I don’t know what makes an “ordinary” game designer, but Dean “Rocket” Hall definitely doesn’t fit the bill. He’s the more…

News
Ouya Uses Kickstarter to Rocket Past $950K Goal in One Day

The new indie Ouya game console has shot pass it’s current $950K goal in less than 24 hours. The project’s Kickstarter page more…

News
Kickstarter Set for a British Invasion This Fall

The popularity of Kickstarter  has brought about some amazing changes in the gaming industry, with developers turning to more…

Features, News
CLANG Hears The Clinking Of Coins

This past Independence Day (July 4th, for all you non-Americans) Mike put up a post about a neat Kickstarater project for more…

Fighting, News, PC
Divekick Potentially Coming to PC via Kickstarter

A recent Kickstarter campaign headed by Adam “Keits” Heart hopes to bring the comical game Divekick to the PC. The title more…

News
Razer Hydra + Neal Stephenson = MAKE CLANG HAPPEN, DANGIT!

I know we’ve eased off a bit on the Kickstarter pushes around here lately, but this is Independence Day, dangit. We’re more…

First Person Shooter, Mac, News, PC
Former Red Storm Entertainment Developer Seeks Kickstarter Funding For New Tactical FPS

The Kickstarter program has fast become the mecca for game developers looking to get their projects off the ground, and the more…

Features, News
INSERT COIN: This Week in Kickstarter – JUNE 2, 2012 Edition

Kickstarter has taken off, and crowd-sourced projects are popping up in a variety of disciplines. Each week, we’ll pick a more…

Features, News
INSERT COIN: This Week in Kickstarter – May 26, 2012 Edition

Kickstarter has taken off, and crowd-sourced projects are popping up in a variety of disciplines. Each week, we’ll pick a more…

Features, News
INSERT COIN: This Week in Kickstarter – May 12, 2012 Edition

Kickstarter has taken off, and crowd-sourced projects are popping up in a variety of disciplines. Each week, we’ll pick a more…

Action, Interviews, PC, Role Playing Game
Crate Entertainment’s Arthur Bruno Tells Us Why It’s Always Darkest Before the (Grim) Dawn

In 2008, the gaming industry lost a great studio in Iron Lore Entertainment. Action RPG fans were desperate for a follow-up more…

DS, indie, News
Indie Auteur Jason Rohrer Turns to Crowd Funding For His New Game

Games as Art. Now that that’s out of the way, I can talk about one of the people whose been a leader in that conversation- more…

Features, Interviews
RipTen Interview: Storybricks is Redefining the Word “Game”

“Our biggest challenge is that people always want to know what Storybricks is like. It isn’t like anything.” Last night, more…

indie, News
Small Games. Big Idea: The Indie Console

Ever since Double Fine launched their extremely successful fundraiser, video game players have fallen in love with Kickstarter. more…

Features, Industry-News
INSERT COIN: This Week in Kickstarter May 5, 2012 Edition

Kickstarter has taken off, and crowd-sourced projects are popping up in a variety of disciplines. Each week, we’ll pick a more…