Entries in 'Kickstarter' (140)

Devolver is publishing Dropsy the Clown in September

Devolver is publishing Dropsy the Clown in September

It’s a pretty safe bet to say that the trailer for Dropsy: A Point & Click Hugventure is the most bizarre thing you’ll have seen today. Or maybe ever.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 29th 2015 at 3:34PM in News
Retailers push Mighty No.9 release date back to 2016

Retailers push Mighty No.9 release date back to 2016

Question marks hang over Mighty No.9’s September release date.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 24th 2015 at 11:39AM in News
Shenmue 3 Kickstarter closes on $6.3m

Shenmue 3 Kickstarter closes on $6.3m

$6,333,295 – that’s how much was successfully raised by Shenmue 3 on Kickstarter.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 20th 2015 at 1:20PM in News
Broken Age will break even, Schafer predicts

Broken Age will break even, Schafer predicts

The first major crowdfunding success for the games industry is now on course to break even.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Jul 20th 2015 at 12:51PM in News

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Shenmue 3 becomes the most funded video game Kickstarter ever

Shenmue 3 becomes the most funded video game Kickstarter ever

Ys Net RPG Shenmue 3 has claimed its third Kickstarter record.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 17th 2015 at 1:26PM in News
Physical release of Shenmue 3 is not guaranteed

Physical release of Shenmue 3 is not guaranteed

Shenmue 3 may not be released at retail, Ys Net has said.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 16th 2015 at 12:37PM in News
Star Citizen refund argument ignites

Star Citizen refund argument ignites

Over a quarter of Star Citizen backers say that a publically available refund option should be available to anyone who has contributed to crowdfunding the space sim.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 16th 2015 at 10:54AM in News
VIDEO: Shenmue 3 Kickstarter nears $5m as new in-game footage arrives

VIDEO: Shenmue 3 Kickstarter nears $5m as new in-game footage arrives

The 14-year wait for Shenmue fans has been a long one, but finally there is some (very early) in-game footage of Shenmue 3.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 15th 2015 at 4:17PM in News

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Satellite Reign is leaving Early Access next month

Satellite Reign is leaving Early Access next month

The spiritual successor to Syndicate is on target for a full release in August.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 14th 2015 at 11:14AM in News
The Bard's Tale IV adds Avellone, McComb to Kickstarter stretch goals

The Bard's Tale IV adds Avellone, McComb to Kickstarter stretch goals

InXile has revealed new Kickstarter stretch goals for The Bard's Tale IV in the form of extra design help from Fallout and Planescape designers Chris Avellone and Colin McComb.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jul 2nd 2015 at 7:27AM in News
Suzuki tries to clarify Shenmue 3 funding concerns

Suzuki tries to clarify Shenmue 3 funding concerns

Who exactly is funding Shenmue 3? It’s a question that over a week after the game’s reveal we still don’t know the answer to.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 25th 2015 at 10:59AM in News
Shenmue 3 could hit extra platforms; Suzuki says $10m would deliver open world

Shenmue 3 could hit extra platforms; Suzuki says $10m would deliver open world

Could Shenmue 3 be released on Xbox One? That all depends on how you interpret a new addition to the game’s Facebook page.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 22nd 2015 at 10:38AM in News

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Shenmue 3's budget will be a lot bigger than $2m

Shenmue 3's budget will be a lot bigger than $2m

Kickstarter is far from the only source of funding for Shenmue 3.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 18th 2015 at 10:52AM in News
Sony is helping develop Shenmue 3, says title was most-requested third-party game

Sony is helping develop Shenmue 3, says title was most-requested third-party game

The $2.9 million crowdfunding campaign for Shenmue 3 isn't the only thing driving the project to reality.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jun 17th 2015 at 10:48AM in News
Shenmue 3 successfully funded on Kickstarter

Shenmue 3 successfully funded on Kickstarter

UPDATE: Shenmue 3 has been successfully funded on Kickstarter. It took less than 12 hours to hit its $2m goal. In the process it has set the record for both ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 16th 2015 at 11:34AM in News
The Bard's Tale IV hits $1.25m Kickstarter goal

The Bard's Tale IV hits $1.25m Kickstarter goal

Inxile's latest Kickstarter effort The Bard's Tale IV has surpassed its $1.25m goal with weeks to spare.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 16th 2015 at 8:30AM in News

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FTC takes first ever action against failed Kickstarter

FTC takes first ever action against failed Kickstarter

Failed Kickstarters, take note – not fulfilling your commitments is no longer consequence free.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 12th 2015 at 9:41AM in News
Bloodstained breaks Kickstarter records

Bloodstained breaks Kickstarter records

Spiritual Castlevania successor Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night has become the most funded video game in Kickstarter history.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 11th 2015 at 4:02PM in News
Razer allegedly preparing Ouya buyout

Razer allegedly preparing Ouya buyout

PC hardware specialist Razer is reportedly “in the process” of acquiring Ouya.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 11th 2015 at 9:36AM in News
Bloodstained Vita port confirmed as Kickstarter campaign nears end

Bloodstained Vita port confirmed as Kickstarter campaign nears end

Koji Igarashi's Kickstarter sensation Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night has met a stretch goal promising a PS Vita port for the upcoming title.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 9th 2015 at 7:45AM in News
Game filmmaker Uwe Boll drops all the f-bombs as Rampage 3 Kickstarter fails

Game filmmaker Uwe Boll drops all the f-bombs as Rampage 3 Kickstarter fails

Director Uwe Boll has released an expletive-laden video criticising… well, everyone, for his failed attempt to Kickstart Rampage 3.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 8th 2015 at 1:29PM in News
Kickstarter troll victim Dimension Drive funded at second attempt

Kickstarter troll victim Dimension Drive funded at second attempt

2Awesome Studio's second attempt at crowdfunding sci-fi shooter Dimension Drive has been met with success.

Craig Chapple
by Craig Chapple
on Jun 4th 2015 at 11:01AM in News
Is it game over for Kickstarter?

Is it game over for Kickstarter?

“Power to the people,” John Lennon sang in 1971.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on May 27th 2015 at 12:45PM in News
Find out how Telltale Games plans to take on television in this week's issue of MCV

Find out how Telltale Games plans to take on television in this week's issue of MCV

It’s armed with some of the biggest IP of the last decade, but Telltale isn’t finished yet. SVP of publishing Steve Allison reveals the firm’s plans to unite TV and ...

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on May 21st 2015 at 10:40AM in News
Troll breaks developer's heart on Kickstarter

Troll breaks developer's heart on Kickstarter

What’s worse than not hitting your Kickstarter target? Thinking you have hit it, only to have that dream taken away.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 14th 2015 at 3:13PM in News