Be Excellent To Each Other

And, you know, party on. Dude.
It is currently Wed Oct 18, 2017 6:35

All times are UTC [ DST ]




Reply to topic  [ 471 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1 ... 12, 13, 14, 15, 16  Next
Author Message
 Post subject: Re: Kickstarter
PostPosted: Wed Feb 18, 2015 16:34 
8-Bit Champion
User avatar
Two heads are better than one

Joined: 16th Apr, 2008
Posts: 13093
The hotel question I thought was more to 'prove' a lie.

Molyneux said he has no social life , does nothing but work on the game - has never been or done anything else for months and the question was 'but you just tweeted a picture of a big fancy hotel you were staying at'

It was an attempt to say 'your telling a lie and here is proof' , however Molyneux then said it was a friend and he didnt pay and it didnt count etc etc etc.

_________________
Image


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Kickstarter
PostPosted: Fri Feb 20, 2015 15:09 
SupaMod
User avatar
Everybodys gilf

Joined: 30th Mar, 2008
Posts: 45308
Exploding Kittens then.

200,000 backers
$10,000 target
Backed to the tune of EIGHT AND A HALF MILLION DOLLARS.

_________________
GoddessJasmine wrote:
Drunk, pulled Craster's pork, waiting for brdyime story,reading nuts. Xz


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Kickstarter
PostPosted: Fri Feb 20, 2015 16:18 
SupaMod
User avatar
Est. 1978

Joined: 27th Mar, 2008
Posts: 62185
Location: Your Mum
LewieP wrote:
He didn't ask about the possibility of offering Kickstarter backers refunds.

Didn't he?

_________________
Grim... wrote:
I wish Craster had left some girls for the rest of us.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Kickstarter
PostPosted: Fri Feb 20, 2015 17:04 
User avatar
gooby pls

Joined: 30th Mar, 2008
Posts: 11389
Location: Shrewsbury, UK
As mean as the interview was, I feel that given how good Molyneux has proven to be at bullshitting his way through most interviews, starting him off with a question like that - which immediately puts him on the back foot rather than being able to spout off his "prepared" narrative - was probably the way to go.

_________________
Mostly pointless witterings of a fool. gazchap.com
Source Design - Graphic Design and Web Design Shropshire


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Kickstarter
PostPosted: Fri Feb 20, 2015 18:05 
User avatar
Sleepyhead

Joined: 30th Mar, 2008
Posts: 25943
Location: Kidbrooke
Cras wrote:
Exploding Kittens then.

200,000 backers
$10,000 target
Backed to the tune of EIGHT AND A HALF MILLION DOLLARS.


Most backers in KS history, innit?

_________________
I've got a bad feeling about this.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Kickstarter
PostPosted: Fri Feb 20, 2015 18:17 
User avatar
ugvm'er at heart...

Joined: 4th Mar, 2010
Posts: 18887
Curiosity wrote:
Cras wrote:
Exploding Kittens then.

200,000 backers
$10,000 target
Backed to the tune of EIGHT AND A HALF MILLION DOLLARS.


Most backers in KS history, innit?


I was tempted, but seeing as I was the last person in the world who hadn't backed it, I figured someone else will have it whenever I want to play.

_________________
http://www.trooperlooper.co.uk - Awesome MX5 blog of awesomeness.
http://www.anamateursews.co.uk - Look at me, i'm a sewing machine.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Kickstarter
PostPosted: Fri Feb 20, 2015 18:53 
User avatar
Participant in dramatic games

Joined: 30th Mar, 2008
Posts: 3288
Location: United Provinces
I don't think this is possible

http://digg.com/video/this-beehive-clai ... ney-on-tap

_________________
XBL: Romanista WiiU: Romanista77 Gamecenter: Romanista345 3DS 0318 8943 6467
Steam: Romanista345 PSN: Romanista345

Image


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Kickstarter
PostPosted: Fri Feb 20, 2015 21:26 
SupaMod
User avatar
Est. 1978

Joined: 27th Mar, 2008
Posts: 62185
Location: Your Mum
Curiosity wrote:
Cras wrote:
Exploding Kittens then.

200,000 backers
$10,000 target
Backed to the tune of EIGHT AND A HALF MILLION DOLLARS.


Most backers in KS history, innit?

Nah, Star Citizen got nearly 750,000.

_________________
Grim... wrote:
I wish Craster had left some girls for the rest of us.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Kickstarter
PostPosted: Fri Feb 20, 2015 21:32 
User avatar
SavyGamer

Joined: 29th Apr, 2008
Posts: 6980
I think it's the most money raised, but spread across less backers than Star Citizen.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Kickstarter
PostPosted: Fri Feb 20, 2015 21:34 
SupaMod
User avatar
Est. 1978

Joined: 27th Mar, 2008
Posts: 62185
Location: Your Mum
No, apparently Star Citizen only got 34,000 on Kickstarter. Must be including people from other places.

_________________
Grim... wrote:
I wish Craster had left some girls for the rest of us.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Kickstarter
PostPosted: Fri Feb 20, 2015 21:57 
Filthy Junkie Bitch

Joined: 17th Dec, 2008
Posts: 7956
Two raises at the same time? That sounds cheeky if undisclosed.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Kickstarter
PostPosted: Fri Feb 20, 2015 22:47 
User avatar
Lupine member

Joined: 27th Mar, 2008
Posts: 48441
Location: Nottingham
Trooper wrote:
Curiosity wrote:
Cras wrote:
Exploding Kittens then.

200,000 backers
$10,000 target
Backed to the tune of EIGHT AND A HALF MILLION DOLLARS.


Most backers in KS history, innit?


I was tempted, but seeing as I was the last person in the world who hadn't backed it, I figured someone else will have it whenever I want to play.

I will bring mine to the cottage. It has the NSFW deck. Should be shipped in July.

Everyone can play except Craster, who will be playing something a lot more exciting.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Kickstarter
PostPosted: Mon Feb 23, 2015 13:24 
User avatar
SavyGamer

Joined: 29th Apr, 2008
Posts: 6980
I am doing the Patreon thing I guess
https://www.patreon.com/SavyGamer


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Kickstarter
PostPosted: Tue Feb 24, 2015 22:33 
User avatar
MR EXCELLENT FACE

Joined: 30th Mar, 2008
Posts: 2567
$60 per article? Given there's like 20 a day on savygamer, I imagine you'll be LOADED!

Quote:
I'll never charge more than once a month.


Oh. :(

_________________
This man is bound by law to clear the snow away


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Kickstarter
PostPosted: Tue Feb 24, 2015 23:06 
User avatar
SavyGamer

Joined: 29th Apr, 2008
Posts: 6980
Yeah I don't just mean deal posts, I mean like a proper article.

It's basically so I can (hopefully) get roughly was I might get for doing an article for someone else on a freelance basis, but instead do it for myself and for my audience.

I don't have to deal with the headache of pitching it around elsewhere to get paid.

I expect to write about one article a month, but I didn't want to be beholden to it. You can set Patreon to be a monthly subscription, but I don't really want to force myself to write something if there's not much interesting for me to write about. This way I can decide whether or not to take money off people, but people can still budget for what the maximum they want to pay is.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Kickstarter
PostPosted: Tue May 12, 2015 13:09 
SupaMod
User avatar
"Praisebot"

Joined: 30th Mar, 2008
Posts: 13685
Location: Parts unknown
I backed the Amiga book a while ago and it's brilliant. This morning, this turned up.... Finally, Putty Squad gets a release. It's lovely.


You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Kickstarter
PostPosted: Thu Jun 25, 2015 12:31 
User avatar

Joined: 31st Mar, 2008
Posts: 1883
After a series of daily updates featuring interviews and a "budget statement" of sorts, the Shenmue 3 kickstarter is starting to look like a real, proper thing. SHENMUE 3! If I said I wasn't excited by this, I would be a dirty, dirty liar.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Kickstarter
PostPosted: Thu Jun 25, 2015 12:47 
User avatar
Excellent Member

Joined: 30th Mar, 2008
Posts: 3175
I'm baffled by the status of that game. Was there that many people with Dreamcasts?


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Kickstarter
PostPosted: Thu Jun 25, 2015 13:09 
8-Bit Champion
User avatar
Two heads are better than one

Joined: 16th Apr, 2008
Posts: 13093
RuySan wrote:
I'm baffled by the status of that game. Was there that many people with Dreamcasts?


Its more around the fact that it was :

'Revolutionary' for the time
Created by someone who after it 'failed' was basically shunned afterwards (*)
Ended on a cliffhanger

Its one of those 'will never happen' type request , that would get thrown in to any wishlist

I dont think that there are *that* many Shenmue fans but they were *very* *very* vocal.

I also dont believe this was posted at the time - Gamestrailers 'live' coverage of the playstation conference

Image



A Shenmue fan , who realised what they were talking about from the first 2 bars of music and loses his mind

(*) - Yu Suzuki's wikipedia page for games he worked on : https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yu_Suzuki

Not a full list but the designer / Producer of Hang on / Space Harrier / Out Run / After Burner / Power Drift / Virtua Racing / Daytona / Virtua Cop / Virtua Fighter

After Shenmue 'failed' he's worked on very little for the last 12 years or so

_________________
Image


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Kickstarter
PostPosted: Thu Jun 25, 2015 13:49 
User avatar
Excellent Member

Joined: 30th Mar, 2008
Posts: 3175
The girl on the left looks scared.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Kickstarter
PostPosted: Thu Jun 25, 2015 15:27 
SupaMod
User avatar
"Praisebot"

Joined: 30th Mar, 2008
Posts: 13685
Location: Parts unknown
That GIF is brilliant. It warms my heart.

I wish I could get excited about stuff like that.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Kickstarter
PostPosted: Thu Jul 09, 2015 11:25 
User avatar

Joined: 31st Mar, 2008
Posts: 1883
A couple of Kickstarters to which I pledged:

Commodore: The Amiga Years, Brian Bagnall's long awaited follow up to his fantastic book Commodore: A Company on the Edge

Wasteland Playing Cards, playing cards illustrated with characters from Wasteland 2.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Kickstarter
PostPosted: Thu Jul 09, 2015 21:32 
User avatar
I'm a computery guy!

Joined: 27th Jun, 2008
Posts: 32064
TheVision wrote:
That GIF is brilliant. It warms my heart.

I wish I could get excited about stuff like that.

Change the cell colours on your spreadsheet. If you can handle it


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Kickstarter
PostPosted: Fri Jul 10, 2015 10:41 
User avatar
Excellent Member

Joined: 30th Mar, 2008
Posts: 3175
By now I'm most excited for bards tale 4 and the Ultima underworld spiritual successor.

Pillars of Eternity was a big letdown


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Kickstarter
PostPosted: Fri Jul 10, 2015 13:56 
8-Bit Champion
User avatar
Two heads are better than one

Joined: 16th Apr, 2008
Posts: 13093
Con Man trailer from SDCC

http://www.ew.com/article/2015/07/09/co ... selves-con

_________________
Image


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Kickstarter
PostPosted: Wed Aug 05, 2015 10:55 
User avatar
Ready for action

Joined: 9th Mar, 2009
Posts: 7428
Location: Top Secret Bunker
One of my favourite games, One Night Ultimate Werewolf, has a prequel on kickstarter right now. It can be played as a stand alone game or combined with the other games in the One Night series. If you don't have it, I recommend it. I've introduced it to a really wide range of people and they've all loved it and it's one of those games where every time you finish someone asks if you can play again. Each game takes less than ten minutes and it's like normal werewolf/mafia except there is only one night phase and lots of night actions. Brilliant fun!

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/te ... ory_newest


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Kickstarter
PostPosted: Wed Aug 05, 2015 16:31 
User avatar
Sleepyhead

Joined: 30th Mar, 2008
Posts: 25943
Location: Kidbrooke
There's an RPG on Kickstarter of one of my favourite books of all time, "Vurt".

I need to balance my desire for throwing all my money at it with the issue that I never really play role playing games. As in ones around a table, not on a computer.

_________________
I've got a bad feeling about this.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Kickstarter
PostPosted: Tue Aug 25, 2015 14:32 
User avatar
Ready for action

Joined: 9th Mar, 2009
Posts: 7428
Location: Top Secret Bunker
An awesome new Kickstarter has launched, for Meepillows! Obviously I've backed it :DD

Do yourself a favour and watch the video. It's filmed in the style of a cheesy infomercial and it's great.

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/fa ... nav_search


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Kickstarter
PostPosted: Mon Apr 04, 2016 16:59 
User avatar
Lupine member

Joined: 27th Mar, 2008
Posts: 48441
Location: Nottingham
This is...well, you just have to read it: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/21 ... -strange-2


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Kickstarter
PostPosted: Mon Apr 04, 2016 17:49 
User avatar
Paws for thought

Joined: 27th Mar, 2008
Posts: 15447
Location: Just Outside That London, England, Europe
Not going to succeed?


Top
 Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Reply to topic  [ 471 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1 ... 12, 13, 14, 15, 16  Next

All times are UTC [ DST ]


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Mimi, Pod People, Vogons and 0 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search within this thread:
You are using the 'Ted' forum. Bill doesn't really exist any more. Bogus!
Want to help out with the hosting / advertising costs? That's very nice of you.
Are you on a mobile phone? Try http://beex.co.uk/m/
RIP, Owen.

Powered by a very Grim... version of phpBB © 2000, 2002, 2005, 2007 phpBB Group.