Posts Tagged ‘Kickstarter’

Review: Battle Chasers: Nightwar

by Nazih Fareson May 16, 2018
Editor’s Note: Less than a year after the game’s original release and our review on Xbox One, this piece has been updated following the release of the game on Nintendo Switch, as well as the content updates that are available to all which reflects on the overall score, and final verdict. If you’re a comic book […]

Review: Yooka-Laylee

by Nazih Fareson April 21, 2017
Since the launch of their kickstarter campaign back in 2015, Playtonic bet hard on resurrecting the golden days of 3D platformer on the Nintendo 64 with Yooka-Laylee. Led by a team of former Rare studio developers, Playtonic’s current team worked on titles like Donkey Kong Country and of course Banjo-Kazooie, which Yooka-Laylee is considered its spiritual successor […]

Review: Armello

by Nazih Fareson September 23, 2016
After a successful Kickstarter campaign, and developed since 2011 by studio League of Geeks, Armello was originally released on PC, followed by a PlayStation 4 release. A year later after its September 2015 launch, Armello finally lands on Xbox One as part of Microsoft’s Summer Spotlight program, and I got the chance to test this game. […]


Review: DEX: Enhanced Edition

by Nazih Fareson July 25, 2016
Over the past 5 years, crowdfunding has become a new funding model: you take money from the players, with the sole promise of what you are hoping to accomplish. This allows developers to double check and pinpoint the target audience, taking more or less a risk of distorting their initial vision with a bunch of stretch goals. […]

Review: Mighty No. 9

by Mazen Abdallahon July 20, 2016
It’s here. Mighty No. 9: The awesome game for awesome people, the Kickstarter kid, the Megaman for the mega age. The question on everyone’s minds is whether it lives up to the hype. The obvious answer is no. But if you take away Mighty No. 9’s hype you get a solid 2D shooter which has […]

Review: Overfall

by Luciano Rahalon February 29, 2016
Since the Potato Salad shenanigans, I became a big fan of Kickstarter. Literally anybody and everybody with any idea big or small, will always end up getting funded. They might not reach their goal, but it will still grab the attention of your average Joe. This was the first time I heard of Overfall. With […]