Tagged:  kickstarter

By RootGamer, November 2, 2015 0 Battletech, Kickstarter, News

The Kickstarter for strategy game Battletech, the game in the same universe as MechWarrior, has reached all its stretch goals. With the 2.5 million dollars raised harebrained schemes, the studio can make both single- and multiplayer.

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 17, 2014 0 Kickstarter, Script Kiddies

Modest Project for a modest price So today I received an email from Austin Dixon asking me if I would like to check out his Kickstarter project Script Kiddies. HIPSTER PIXEL goodness, the Script Kiddies project is asking for a modest $8,500 US. Of course I wouldn’t even be writing this article if Austin was supporting Linux right out of the pearly gates. So lets… 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 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, January 17, 2014 0 Kickstarter, Unsung Story: Tale of the Guardians

Yasumi Matsuno, The man who designed such games as Final Fantasy Tactics,Tactics Ogre, Vagrant Story and Final Fantasy XII is now working with mobile publisher Playdek to make a new Tactical RPG called Unsung Story: Tale of the Guardians. But That is not all, Unsung Story: Tale of the Guardians is coming to Linux. What Is Unsung Story about? Unsung Story takes place on a… Read More »

By Ultimoore, December 5, 2013 0

Hey fellow Linux gamers, I took this opportunity to make a new video on SnowCastle Games new title Festival of Magic, This demo was put on Festival of Magic’s kickstarter page very recently. So I jumped at the chance and got my controller in hand and Kazam warmed up to… Read More »

By Kereltis, December 5, 2013 0 Broken Sword 5, News

The fifth release in the incredible Broken Sword series ‘The Serpent’s Curse’ has been released on Steam. We are absolutely delighted to announce that Broken Sword 5 – the Serpent’s Curse: Episode 1 is now available on PC, Mac and Linux, available from gog.com, Steam and Get Games. For full details, please see here. We would like to thank all who have helped us in our journey – particularly our Kickstarter backers…. 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 20, 2013 0 Ascendant, Kickstarter, News

‘Ascendant‘ is a 2.5D roguelike-brawler where players take on the role of a demigod attempting to overthrow an older, more tyrannical god by enhancing their power through aspects. Additionally, the game takes a lot of features from rogue-like games and puts them to good use. Permadeath, character enhancement, random drops, dynamically assembled content; these things and more are featured in Ascendant. Along with releasing on… 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 31, 2013 0 Kickstarter, News, Pulsar: Lost Colony

Remember the kickstarter campaign of ‘PULSAR: Lost Colony‘, the cooperative starship simulator? There is good news, the guys from Leafy Games achieved the initial/minimum goal set on kickstarter and the project got funded! Also paypal donations are closed. We are not currently accepting PayPal since the Kickstarter is over! We will be opening pre-orders when the website redesign launches soon! ‘PULSAR: Lost Colony‘ is a cooperative starship simulator… Read More »

By RootGamer, October 27, 2013 0 Cornerstone, Download, Kickstarter, News

We covered the kickstarter campaign of Cornerstone: The Song of Tyrim, the open world, action-adventure game with an emphasis on physics and player-choice. There is good news for those who contributed the project. With only two hours left for the kickstarter campaign to end, the project goal of $30,000 was achieved just about that! The release date is to be announced, until then enjoy the ‘Cornerstone: The Song… Read More »