Entries in 'Kickstarter' (61)
Despite smashing its Kickstarter target in October of last year, the team behind platform title Mighty No 9 has decided to ask for yet more crowdsourced funding.
A good reminder of what Kickstarter has contributed to the games industry can currently be found over on Steam.
Variance Films' Video Games: The Movie is set to premiere this July, according to a new trailer for the movie.
A hardcore driving simulation called Spintires is currently the second best selling game on Steam.
Episodic adventure game Broken Age is available now on iPad, developer Double Fine has announced.
If a headset and motion treadmill weren’t enough, now gamers can add gloves to their VR shopping list.
Crowdfunding website Kickstarter has simplified its rules for project submissions down to three basic principles in an effort to make the platform easier to use.
Kickstarter is not declining in popularity, but developers are finding it increasingly difficult to find popular niches, says InXile Entertainment CEO Brian Fargo.
Harmonix has successfully achieved its crowdfunding goal for an HD remake of its cult rhythm action game Amplitude.
Time is ticking on Harmonix’s Amplitude Kickstarter, and the studio has insisted that should it fail that will be that for the planned retro remake.
Time-bending FPS Superhot is already a quarter of the way toward its brand new $100,000 Kickstarter goal.
2003 rhythm action title Amplitude could be the subject of an HD remake if a new Kickstarter from Harmonix is successful.
Virtuix has announced it has completed a $3m round of seed invesement for its successful Kickstarter VR treadmill project, Omni.
Live-streaming service Twitch is putting cash behind Studio Bean’s Choice Chamber.
The new MMO from EverQuest and Vanguard designer Brad McQuaid has run out of money, forcing studio Visionary Realms to “slow” development.
The Shenmue III dream is still alive.
Another game that had been successfully Kickstarted has undergone a significant downsizing and possible cancellation.
Online payment processing firm PayPal is working with crowdfunding creators to distinguish between campaigns that are pre-selling merchandise and those that are more strictly for fundraising.
The total amount of money pledged on Kickstarter since its inception on April 28th 2009 has now passed $1bn.
Crowdfunding giant Kickstarter has confirmed that it was last week the victim of a hack that compromised some user data.
Designer Cliff Bleszinski's upcoming project may look to go the Kickstarter route, the industry veteran has revealed.
Steam Early Access game Akaneiro: Demon Hunters has cost creators Spicy Horse $1.7m, owner American McGee has revealed.
A pair of indie studios led by a trio of industry veterans have launched a Kickstarter campaign for 2D action side-scroller, To the Death.
Kickstarter has posted its year in review piece, announcing that the crowdfunding site helped successfully fund nearly 20,000 projects in 2013.
Elite Systems has launched a Kickstarter campaign for a hardware homage to the Sinclair ZX Spectrum.