Warning: This review may contain spoilers. With over $550,000 pledged on Kickstarter and a solid team comprised of industry veterans that worked on titles such as Metal Gear Solid IV and Halo 4, Republique had a lot of potential. Set in a dystopian city-state inspired by the events of George…
Good news for fans of old school RPGs and 90s era comics as thanks to a partnership between Nordic Games and Airship Syndicate, the developers of Battle Chasers: Nightwar, all of the campaign stretch goals for this video game revival of Joe Madureira's comic series have now been reached. Nordic…
As a whole, point and click adventures are well known for their charming characters, improbable yet plausible plot lines and more puzzles than you could throw a rubber chicken with a pulley at. Funded through Kickstarter in 2014, Kelvin and the Infamous Machine is now available through Steam's Early Access…
If Battalion 1944 wasn't enough to fulfil your crowdfunded WWII multiplayer shooter needs, meet Days of War from Driven Arts. Eerily similar to shooter from Bulkhead Interactive, Days of War “aims to revive the style of classic WWII shooters from the 2000-2010 era” according to their Kickstarter introduction. Interestingly George…
Three weeks ago, Battalion 1944 launched and smashed its £100,000 Kickstarter goal in just three days. Bulkhead Interactive confirmed stretch goals would be coming but they’ve only just been announced and given that there’s only 6 days to go and they’re on just over £250,000 at the time of writing,…
Government surveillance is an ever present fear in the modern world. The gnawing feeling that some government agent is secretly checking through your Twitter feed, Amazon buying habits and even your porn searches to determine if you are a possible enemy of the state. Very few games have you on…
To celebrate the successful funding of their incredibly 90s shooter STRAFE, the people over at Pixel Titans have released a hilarious trailer, as a reward for all their dedicated backers. For those who don't know, STRAFE is a shooter that was lost in the mists of time in the dread…
Update: The first Kickstarter Reward has been revealed to be the Early Bird Standard Retail Coleco Chameleon. It will cost $135, saving 10% on the regular price of the tier, and includes a Black Coleco Chameleon console along with one USB controller, a HDMI cable, a AC Power Adapter and one…
Back in July 2015, a Kickstarter project for a new game called GRIP appeared, promising a “hardcore combat racer inspired by the Rollcage games of 1999 and 2000”. Rollcage on the PS1 was a huge part of my childhood so after backing the Gear Head tier for access to the…
Eric Tereshinski, the lead developer on upcoming indie game Ant Simulator, has announced the cancellation of the project after the team spent the “overwhelming majority” of their crowdfunding money on “liquor, restaurants, bars and even strippers”. ETeeski, the company founded by Eric and responsible for the development of Ant Simulator…