Tagged:  kickstarter

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.

By RootGamer, July 11, 2013 0 Celestian Tales, Kickstarter, News

Developer ‘Ekuator Games‘ has launched ‘Celestian Tales: Old North’ on crowd funding website Kickstarter . The project got some attention, already $3,500 pledged out of the $40.000 final goal. ‘Celestian Tales‘ is a direct fruition of seven years of brewing ideas, concocting intrigues, and sculpting a living, breathing world through D&D, Pathfinder, Iron Kingdoms RPG, and other tabletop RPGs. 

By RootGamer, July 7, 2013 0 ,

The Rapid Application Development (RAD) framework ‘Leadwerks 3‘ is used to build cross-platform games. However the RAD-tools are not available on Linux. Josh Klinkt would like to remove the platform limitation and provide Linux support for the RAD-tools through crowd funding on KickStarter. Josh Klint (founder of Leadwerks Software): We want to put… Read More »

By RootGamer, July 2, 2013 0 Frontiers, Kickstarter, News

Explore, discover and survive in the massive, open world, first person RPG ‘Frontiers‘. Developer Lars Simkins is  inspired by Daggerfall,  Elder Scrolls and early Fallout games, but as fun as they are and as much as he love hardcore RPG mechanics, Lars dreams of a game that emphasized exploration above all else.

By RootGamer, June 17, 2013 0 Kickstarter, Leadwerks, News

The rapid application development (RAD) framework ‘Leadwerks 3‘ is used to build cross-platform games. However the RAD-tools are not available on Linux. Josh Klinkt would like to remove the platform limitation and provide Linux support for the RAD-tools through crowd funding on KickStarter.

By RootGamer, June 16, 2013 1 Kickstarter, News, The chronicles of Jerico Fox

‘Revelations: The Chronicles of Jericho Fox‘ is a third person shooter/action adventure game. It tells of Armageddon from the New Testament: Revelations, brought by the Egyptian deity Seth, god of chaos and storms .

By RootGamer, May 19, 2013 0 Among The Sleep, Download, Kickstarter

The first person horror adventure game ‘Among the Sleep‘ is funded through kickstarter. In Among The Sleep you dive into the mind and body of a two year old child. About After being put to bed one evening, mysterious things start to happen. Being played in first person, the game let its players immerse themselves in a child’s limitless imagination. This is a perspective we… Read More »

By RootGamer, May 12, 2013 0 Kickstarter, News, Road Redemption, Unity3D

There will be reckless driving, chaos and skull bashing on Linux thanks to the Unity3D and Kickstarter platform. Because the heavily inspired by the classic game Road Rash series, the new ‘Road Redemption‘ has reached its funding goal on Kickstarter! 

By RootGamer, April 25, 2013 0 Kickstarter, Leisure Suit Larry, News

Leisure Suit Larry in the Land of the Lounge Lizards appear in June for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux. The game is made by Replay Games, that funding for the game got together through Kickstarter, and can be purchased for odd fifteen pounds. Replay Games will  brings a new, edited version of the original Leisure Suit Larry in the market in June, reports VG247…. Read More »

By RootGamer, April 7, 2013 0 Crowd funding, News, Shovel Knight

Shovel Knight is a sweeping classic action adventure game with awesome gameplay, memorable characters, and an 8-bit retro aesthetic. It’s a hot mashup of new and old that may remind you of Mega Man, Castlevania, or Dark Souls!

By RootGamer, April 5, 2013 0 Crowd funding, Gloria Victis, News

‘Gloria Victis‘ is an MMORPG (Massively Multiplayer Online Role Playing Game) with a great focus on classic roleplay. The world is inspired by the medieval Europe and Near East with fantasy elements such as mythical creatures from Slavic folklore. To get an impression of the gameplay and athmosphere you should view the ‘Gloria Victis early footage‘

By RootGamer, March 29, 2013 0 Ouya

The manufacturer of the 99-dollar game console Ouya has started to ship the equipment to people who have supported project through Kickstarter. People who have not supported the project, but want a Ouya still have to wait until June 4.

By RootGamer, March 6, 2013 1 News, Torment: Tides of Numenera

Not many games start off on kickstarter and earn $250K+ within the first hour! But Torment: Tides of Numenera pulled it off. And the best news is it’s developed in the unity engine for Linux!

By RootGamer, March 5, 2013 0 Interview, Meriwether, Report

Joshua DeBonis – founder of sortasoft –  was kind enough to give a quick word to RootGamer about his latest project  ‘Meriwether: An American Epic‘  a historically-accurate computer role-playing game.

By RootGamer, January 18, 2013 1 Crowd funding, News

The ‘GCW Zero‘ gives you full control of your handheld. Install any application you want to run, change the operating system in any way you want. We won’t fight you; in fact we’ll encourage you. Because the Zero runs Linux, a huge library of excellent, free, open source software can run on it. Our core development team is hard at work porting popular applications to… Read More »