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Kickstart the Amplitude Reboot

IGN/News There once was a game, a hit rhythm game that belonged to the PS2. A classic game that many fans have been demanding more of over the years. The name of this wondrous game, if you ignored the title, was Amplitude, and today Harmonix has announced a plan for a new Amplitude...
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Virtual Plague Studios announces Johnny Reboot

Indie developer Virtual Plague Studios has announced their first project: Johnny Reboot and the Legendary Upgrade. The development team originally intended to crowdfund the project on Kickstarter before shifting gears and reconsidering their approach. Johnny Reboot is still in the works, and will be developed with Unreal Engine 4. The game stars Johnny,...
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Elite: Dangerous releases Alpha 3.0

Alpha backers of Elite: Dangerous have received an upgrade. Initially stuck to testing combat and multiplayer mechanics, the game now features docking, the precursor to inter-planetary hyper jumping. There are a number of new ship upgrades as well, from heat sinks to cargo scanners and a plethora of new weaponry. The game’s also...
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Take to the skies with Catapult for Hire

Seeking your help on Kickstarter, Catapult for Hire is an action-RPG with an excellent twist. Puzzles and exploration all require the use of your catapult as you explore ruins, aid ogres and fish with the use of medieval ballistics. Features of the full game on Steam: Chunky stylish graphics. 6 unique electro-worlds with...
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We interview Armikrog. Senior Producer Luis Gigliotti – Part 2

In late January, I had a phone interview with Luis Gigliotti, Senior Producer of Armikrog. Developed by Pencil Test Studios, Armikrog. has the distinction of being a fully-funded Kickstarter game, joining the ranks of other crowdfunding successes like The Banner Saga, Broken Age, and Wasteland 2. The game follows Tommynaut, a space explorer...
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Redux: Dark Matters out now for Sega Dreamcast

Looks like it is time for everyone to dust off their Dreamcast and toss in the Kickstarter funded Redux: Dark Matters, which, in 2012, raised over $53,000 on Kickstarter and is now ready to be purchased, for a mere €36, plus shipping. With a purchase, you can relive your past gaming achievements. The...
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New screenshots out for Mighty No. 9

Comcept, the developer behind the crowdfunded Mighty No. 9, recently released photos of the game’s alpha build to its Kickstarter backers. Fortunately, one of those backers decided to post these photos on NeoGAF so that people who didn’t fund the game can still see how it’s progressing. The screens obviously don’t represent the final...
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Playdek and Yasumi Matsuno bring Unsung Heroes to PC and Mac

Playdek, creator of many critically loved mobile games has joined with Yasumi Matsuno, designer of Final Fantasy Tactics, Vagrant Story, and Final Fantasy XII, to bring their tactical RPG to PC and Mac. Originally slated for iOS and Android, as of the writing, this kickstarter campaign has reached 85,000 of it’s 600,000 dollar...
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Mighty No. 9 co-op character winner announced

Keiji Inafune and the development team Comcept, the crew behind the huge Kickstarter success Mighty No. 9, held a vote back in September. The vote was to determine what Beck’s helper Call would look like. Well, the votes are in and the design only won by three percent. Comcept has announced that “Call...
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QueeBee Kickstarter captures MultiAngle Footage on Iphone

With less than three weeks left to secure the new QueBee  on Kickstarter you better act fast. With all the $99 dollar units gone, there are only a handful of $149 units left, luckily the price plateaus at $199; still a great deal for a spectacular piece of hardware. The QueBee camera system...
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