I’ve been following a Kickstarter campaign for an independently produced anime by Creative Intelligent Arts for a little bit now and I’m glad to report that The sci-fi title Under The Dog has met and beat it’s goal of $580,000. The anime, which will be directed by Masahiro Ando (Blast of Tempest) and will feture […]
Chris Roberts, known primarily as the creator of the Wing Commander series has been working on a crowdfunded project that is equal parts first-person space flight/combat simulator, first-person shooter, and space trading and acquisitions. Think of it as EVE on a more personal level with less spreadsheets. Well, the project has been in works for […]
Crowdfunding for charity.
Crowdfunding sites such as Kickstarter and Indiegogo have been a welcome breath of fresh air to gamers wishing to return to the early days of gaming. Veteran developers seem to be, one by one, asking for gamers’ help in funding projects once thought doomed into fruition. Tim Schafer, Jane Jensen, Brian Fargo, and Al Lowe […]
Got a brilliant idea, but lack the proper funding to make it a reality? Publishers won’t give you the time of day? Then give crowdfunding a shot!