World War II Online heads to Indiegogo to crowdfund its 2022 roadmap features

Last month, developer Cornered Rat Software outlined 2022 update plans for World War II Online, with plans for things like new weapons, new logistical...
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Em-8ER funds on Indiegogo and adds new stretch goals

If you were worried that Mark Kern's Em-8ER (properly pronounced "eem-eight-er" for those willing to die upon snarky hills) wouldn't fund on its latest...
There's not a whole lot of blood coming out of this stone.

Video games have a bad year on Kickstarter

Polygon has an interesting piece up this week covering trends in crowdfunding projects... and the news isn't that great for video games. According to the...
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Project Gorgon launches a winter update as it prepares for its Indiegogo’s completion

There's no system in Project Gorgon that can't be made a little more weird and amusing. For example, with the winter holidays rolling around,...
Head from the start.

Guardians of Ember headstart access begins today

Sometimes you want to play a game that offers you nuanced morality and a careful examination of your place in the universe. Other times,...

Make My MMO: Crowfall’s big world playtest, Star Citizen’s alpha 2.6 (December 3, 2016)

This week in MMO crowdfunding news, ArtCraft says over 9000 gamers have been invited to try to break the three alpha servers active during Crowfall's "Big...
Let the crows fall, let them tumble.

Crowfall crosses minimum goal for its equity crowdfunding effort

ArtCraft announced today day that it's "officially crossed the minimum necessary threshold" for its latest crowdfunding effort for Crowfall. It's now raised $152,084 with...

The Endless Forest devs seek funds for a remake

Back in 2006, one of the strangest MMORPG-slash-screensavers ever made was released and then promptly ignored by the mainstream. The Endless Forest, "a whimsical multiplayer...

Make My MMO: Dual Universe funds, Hero’s Song doesn’t, and CitizenCon begins (October 8, 2016)

This week in MMO crowdfunding news, Star Citizen has begun its pre-CitizenCon festivities with multi-hour streaming yesterday and today, culminating in a grand presentation by CIG's Chris...

Make My MMO: New biome for Camelot Unchained; new campaigns for Hero’s Song, Dual Universe (Sept. 10, 2016)

This week in MMO crowdfunding news, our own MJ - MJ Guthrie, that is - returned from DragonCon with reports from several crowdfunded MMORPG...

Fan-made StarCraft Universe goes into open beta, plans late August release

I don't think any of us is under the delusion that Blizzard is secretly working on a StarCraft MMO, no matter how insanely awesome that sounds....

Divergence Online cracks Steam Greenlight’s top 10, starts work on combat

It's been a very good week indeed for Divergence Online, as the upcoming sandbox MMO has shot into the top 10 list of Steam...
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Make My MMO: Divergence Online takes Steam by storm (October 10, 2015)

This week in MMO crowdfunding news, Divergence Online landed on Steam Greenlight, bolstering its ongoing Indiegogo campaign by rocketing to #15 on the platform's Greenlight...

Glitch art book makes digital edition available for purchase

If you're a Glitch fan and you missed out on buying The Art of Glitch through its Indiegogo campaign back in 2013, you now...

Divergence Online adds consensual PvP server stretch goal

Yesterday, we published a detailed interview with Ethan Casner, one of the devs behind Star Wars Galaxies-inspired Divergence Online. The response was more or...

‘SWG 2.0’ Divergence Online hits alpha 3, launches Indiegogo campaign

If Divergence Online sounds familiar, that's because it's been in pre-launch testing for a few years already. This week, it's entered its third alpha and launched...
Yeah, there's no version of this that ends well.

Saga of Lucimia posts character creation video on Twitch

The Saga of Lucimia promises to be a sandbox MMO with absolutely no solo content. None whatsoever. And it's aiming to accomplish this with...

The Saga of Lucimia focuses on ‘group-based emergent gameplay’

The days of coddling solo players through a massively multiplayer experience are over -- at least according to one upstart indie MMO. Meet The Saga...

Jukebox Heroes: Glitch’s soundtrack

As we continue to discover in the years after Glitch's closure, this was one underappreciated, unusual, and quirky MMO that deserved a lot better...