Tagged:  crowdfunding

By Kereltis, February 28, 2015 1 Edge Of Eternity, Game, News

They have done it once again, the Edge of Eternity Kickstarter campaign has reached $100,000! About 100K$! Yasunori Mitsuda is getting ready! That’s right, not only are we going to see a classic J-RPG, but it is now looking very likely with 21 days to go, that we’ll see a soundtrack written by the legendary, Yasunori Mitsuda. In 1995, he released his first masterpiece with… Read More »

By Ultimoore, August 5, 2014 2 ,

Intro: After constant debate and topless pillow fights on who should do the next review. We came together and remembered how diverse everyone’s experience is with gaming on Linux. Like our friends at Linux GameCast Weekly You have 3 guys… Read More »

By RootGamer, April 14, 2014 0 Download, Indiegogo, KeeperRL, News

KeeperRL is an opensource dungeon simulator game inspired by Dungeon Keeper and Dwarf Fortress. You become an evil wizard seeking the ultimate knowledge of destruction. You can control your minions, and explore and conquer the world in a roguelike fashion. Combat is turn-based and very tactical. The whole world is procedurally generated.

By Kereltis, April 10, 2014 0 Game, Imagine Me, News

A new build of “Imagine Me” has been released on Steam in preparation for PAX East in Boston! About The GG+ build is here and is something we all are so proud of.  The whole team worked super hard to get this build out to you today so you could be enjoying the same awesome experience everyone at PAX East is. Please, reach out to… Read More »

By Kereltis, April 10, 2014 0 Earthlock Festival of Magic, Game, News

After what looked to be a close finish, “Earthlock: Festival of Magic” reached its funding goal with forty five hours to spare! About For the past month I have been anxiously following the progress of Snowcastle Games, “Earthlock: Festival of Magic”, the turn based combat title on Kickstarter. Today I am very happy to announce that they have reached their initial funding goal of $150,000… Read More »

By Kereltis, March 16, 2014 0 Game, Imagine Me, News

Spacey music and retro graphics come together to create “Imagine Me”, an interesting platformer where you help Robbe reclaim his lost memories! About Imagine me is a platformer game about a boy that wakes up in an unknown place. He doesn’t remember how he got there or why but he will soon find out. Travel and discover the memories and adventures of a young boy… Read More »

By Kereltis, March 10, 2014 0 Earthlock Festival of Magic, Game, Kickstarter, News

Turn based role-playing is one of the classic gaming genres and Snowcastle Games are hoping to give the genre a real boost with “Earthlock: Festival of Magic”! About An original turn-based role-playing game set in a world of machines and magic, a world that stopped spinning thousands of years ago. On Umbra, a planet that mysteriously stopped spinning ages ago, war is brewing. As desert… Read More »

By Ultimoore, November 26, 2013 0 Grapple Knight, Greenlight, Kickstarter, News

The team at Red Knight Games have started their Kickstarter for their game Grapple Knight. Play as Jouren as you take up the mantle of a fallen knight to journey through a myriad of environments and battle hordes of twisted creatures; on a quest to stop the evil Alchemist and free his grip from your homeland! Grapple Knight is a momentum based, action platformer that… Read More »

By Ultimoore, November 22, 2013 0 Festival Of Magic, Kickstarter

Hey Rootgamers, A while ago I talked about Festival Of Magic showing Linux support if they got Greenlit on Steam. Well they emailed me to let me know that they have begun a Kickstarter campaigne to raise money needed to finish the other key features of the game. Bendik Stang the games director was asked “why such a low amount for the game’s goal?” during… Read More »

By RootGamer, November 14, 2013 0 Astral Terra, Interview

This week a new RPG-game project surfaced on the crowd funding website Kickstarter:  ‘Astral Terra‘ features beautiful smooth voxel worlds that are generated on the fly and are completely editable. Pick out a piece of land and build your home… then get ready to defend it because the planes of Astral Terra are inhabited by countless strange and wonderful creatures. This week Derk from RootGamer spoke… Read More »

By RootGamer, November 4, 2013 0 Crowd funding, Kickstarter, News

Kickstarter opened it’s doors to British on October 31, 2012. The crow funding projects collected over  22.5 million pounds (26.6 million euros)  in a year!  The website allows start-ups and individuals to publish their projects. They set a financial goal and ask visitors to contribute. If enough money is collected, the product is made ​​and get the investors as a first instance. When the initial goal isn’t achieved the… Read More »

By RootGamer, October 17, 2013 1 Crowd funding, Kickstarter, News

The Swiss researcher Vincent Etter claims to predict the success of projects on the crowdfunding website Kickstarter with a certainty of 76 percent.
Etter and his team of researchers argue that they are better at making the prediction than another group of researchers , who did with an accuracy of 68 percent predictions. The prediction can be made just hours after the project started, the researchers said in their paper(pdf ) , which was presented last week.

By RootGamer, October 2, 2013 1 Cornerstone, Kickstarter, News

Wind waker meets Dark Souls An open world, action-adventure game with an emphasis on physics and player-choice, for PC, Mac and Linux. About the game Cornerstone is an open world action adventure, with an emphasis on exploration and combat mixed with physics and player choice. A game inspired by The Legend of Zelda games and Dark souls. The world is structured similar to Wind-Waker with a… Read More »

By RootGamer, September 29, 2013 0 Divinity Original Sin, Kickstarter, News

Larian Studios announces ‘Divinity: Original Sin‘ slides to 28 February 2014. The RPG was scheduled for release this fall. However the studio needs extra time to build the new options and features after a successful Kickstarter campaign.

We are very determined to implement all the extra features gained through stretch goals the way they should be implemented, which essentially means that we want to incorporate them in the story, the world and the gameplay mechanics.

By Kereltis, July 31, 2013 1 Crowd funding, Kickstarter, News

An open world, voxel-based, sandbox game blending the best elements of FPS, Survival Horror, Tower Defense and Role Playing Games.