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January 21, 2014

Final Rush brings wave-based robot combat to Steam Early Access

Shot too much virtual flesh recently? Why not swap out those humanoid humans for some humanoid robots? Final Rush is a wave-based FPS that lets...

January 21, 2014

Project Nimbus doubles $10,000 goal with beautiful mech suit air combat

Channeling Strike Suit Zero and Gundam Wing, Project Nimbus is an air-combat mech action game that puts players in control of gigantic humanoid battle suits...

January 20, 2014

Contradiction raises over $6.5K, shows off first location

Live action mystery Contradiction has been successfully funded, and pre-production has begun on the FMV game that cares about cinematography. After raising £4,010, or $6,588,...

January 20, 2014

Totally Broken Age: Players forced to abandon progress due to game-breaking bug

After completing one of the two protagonists’ stories, many players of Double Fine’s kickstarted old-school adventure are finding themselves unable to interact with objects or...

January 17, 2014

Unsung Story: Tale of the Guardians raises over $300,000 in 2 days

From the director of the critically acclaimed Final Fantasy XII comes a rich, tactical RPG which is racing toward its $600,000 Kickstarter goal. After launching...

January 17, 2014

Mobile RPG Radnor evokes pre-Internet difficulty

Time to get out the ol’ pencil and graph paper. Radnor is an old-school RPG that doesn’t clutter the experience with excessive hand-holding. Inspired by...

January 16, 2014

Popular Unity engine adds Playstation Vita support

Prepare for a tidal wave of new indie games on you favorite dual-sticked handheld. Unity is adding support for the PS Vita. According to a...

January 16, 2014

Obsidian’s Pillars of Eternity shows off beautiful arena, UI

Kickstarter mega success, Project Eternity, might have the prettiest visuals we’ve seen in an isometric RPG. In their most recent project update, Producer Brandon Adler...

January 15, 2014

Everquest designer wants to raise $800,000 for Pantheon: Rise of the Fallen MMO in 2017

Noted Everquest creator has launched a Kickstarter for Pantheon: Rise of the Fallen, an MMO that’s going for the niche. Hoping to bring back the...

January 15, 2014

Probably Archery adds new mode inspired by DayZ

Robin-Hood-meets-Surgeon-Simulator game Probably Archery is set to release before the end of January with a new secret mode inspired by DayZ. Created by South East Games...

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January 15, 2014

Build a floating city for free with Steam Bandits: Outpost Early Access

The free-to-play city builder from self-described “anti-Facebook game” developer Iocaine Studios is now available on Steam Early Access. Set in the floating world of Stratos,...

January 14, 2014

Successful Kickstarter Energy Hook now a timed PS4, PS Vita exclusive

Energy Hook, the grapple-and-swing wall-runner from Spider-Man 2’s creator, is coming exclusively to Playstation 4 and Playstation Vita for a limited time. The game will...

January 14, 2014

Last chance to fund live action murder mystery Contradiction

Contradiction, a live action mystery game, has just four days left to reach its first stretch goal. With the project already funded, an additional £4,500...

January 13, 2014

Free-to-play Starcraft II mod hits Kickstarter goal, ends Thursday

Night of the Dead 2, a co-operative survival game in the free-to-play Starcraft II Arcade, has reached its $5,000 funding goal on Kickstarter. With three...

January 13, 2014

Silicon Knights owes Epic Games $9.2M after appeal fails

Silicon Knights, developer of Too Human and Eternal Darkness, is obliged to pay $9.2 million to Epic Games for breaching its contract and infringing on...