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October 6, 2014

Toe to Toe with Tomas and Graywalkers: Purgatory

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Last week, we wrote about the relaunch of Dreamlords Digital’s Graywalkers Kickstarter. We recently sat down with Graywalkers creator and team lead, Russell Tomas to talk about their ongoing...

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September 30, 2014

Super Pretentious Indie Dungeon: A satire that got 184% funded

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Scrolling through the ‘discover’ tab on Kickstarter, you don’t find much brutal honesty. Names allude to grander themes and straplines often promise ‘a whole new type...

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September 15, 2014

Ice-Pick Lodge on the many lives of Pathologic

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Pathologic hasn’t quite left our brains since we reported on the remake’s Kickstarter campaign last week. After perusing articles and Let’s Plays of the original, cult...

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August 24, 2014

Indie is dead: A talk with The Sun Also Rises

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Sometimes an indie game comes along that captures a moment in culture effectively. The Sun Also Rises is one of those games, with its sensitive...

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August 7, 2014

Q&A: In the Trenches with Fritz

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We’re really excited about Fritz, an 8-bit PC game that hopes to recreate trench life for a German soldier in WW1. Based around the mechanics...

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August 5, 2014

Q&A: Enter the realm of the Jotun

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Jotun‘s been going from strength to muscle-bound, icy blue strength on Kickstarter since we last reported on it. Featured as a staff pick, this 2D...

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July 16, 2014

SNIPE under fire: Lian Erez on game development in Tel Aviv

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As we reported on Monday, foam dart game/digital target shooter SNIPE has been forced to suspend development amid the Israel/Gaza conflict, as the developer, XnStudios,...

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July 7, 2014

Crafting nature: The Deer God

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The life of a deer doesn’t sound easy. All these hunters want to kill you and make you into a steak, and you’ve got this...

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July 2, 2014

The Roundup: Divinity: Original Sin

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When Larian Studios started the Kickstarter campaign for its expansive, turn-based RPG Divinity: Original Sin in March 2013, there was little precedent for how a crowdfunded...

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July 1, 2014

Running to the finish line: A post-campaign Q&A with SaltyPepper

Olivia Cottrell 0 comments

We’ve had a few interviews now with developers after they’ve completed a successful Kickstarter campaign; generally, things get a little less exciting but a lot...

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June 27, 2014

5 questions with 39 Days to Mars

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Steampunk coffee break space exploration game 39 Seconds to Mars has just been released on Steam Greenlight. We covered it back during the Kickstarter campaign, so...

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June 12, 2014

Together Q&A: Female protagonist a ‘deliberate choice’ for co-operative play

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There’s no way this interview could be more timely. In the wake of certain statements by certain companies on the relevance of including female characters...

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June 11, 2014

Q&A: Simon Karlsson unfolds A Song for Viggo

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We were amazed by A Song for Viggo on Kickstarter last week: a truly original-looking work where everything, from the character to the props to...

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May 27, 2014

Once Upon a Runner Q&A

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2D side-scroller Once Upon a Runner has just half a day left to meet its $5,000 goal. The game follows the adventures of fire mage...

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May 20, 2014

The Witchmarsh files: A chat with Inglenook Games

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1920s 8-bit RPG Witchmarsh launched on Kickstarter this week, and it’s a real treat for anyone who’s a fan of the supernatural. Set in the 1920s...