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News: Mega Man Composer Manami Matsumae Writing Two Songs For Shovel Knight

Mega Man Composer Manami Matsumae Writing Two Songs For Shovel Knight

Mega Matsumae

We reported earlier last week that upcoming 3DS and Wii U title Shovel Knight was closing in on its Kickstarter goal, only to find that it hit the target three days later. The game is described as "a hot mashup of new and old that may remind you of Mega Man", and now there's another reason why Yacht Club's platformer will remind you...

News: Shovel Knight Hits Kickstarter Target, Stretch Goals Set

Shovel Knight Hits Kickstarter Target, Stretch Goals Set

Still 2 weeks to back and secure your copy

Well, it's official, Shovel Knight — the debut title from Yacht Club Games — has met its Kickstarter funding goal of $75,000 and is coming to both Wii U and 3DS. There's been a lot of hype about the retro-styled platformer since the former WayForward team announced its arrival, while hands-on...

News: Metroid Prime Developer Working On 2D Platformer For Mobile Formats

Metroid Prime Developer Working On 2D Platformer For Mobile Formats

Wii U eShop edition could be on the horizon

Sunbreak Games is a studio founded by former Retro staffer Jason Behr, who worked as lead level designer on the Metroid Prime series during his time with the company and can also list Halo 4 on his résumé. Behr has gotten in touch to let us know about his studio's next project, a 2D platform adventure...

News: Ecco The Dolphin Creator Launches Kickstarter For Spiritual Sequel, Wii U Version A Possibility

Ecco The Dolphin Creator Launches Kickstarter For Spiritual Sequel, Wii U Version A Possibility

It's always good to have a porpoise in life

The team behind the original Ecco the Dolphin is attempting to fund a spiritual sequel using Kickstarter. Ed Annunziata — who created Ecco — is the man behind the aquatic venture, which is entitled The Big Blue. The campaign is seeking $665,000 to cover the costs of development, and has raised (at the...

News: Another Castle Hits Its Kickstarter Goal

Another Castle Hits Its Kickstarter Goal

$12,000 target reached with over a week left on the clock

Uncade's Wii U eShop title Another Castle has reached its Kickstarter funding target of $12,000 with 8 days to go. As you'll know if you read our exclusive interview with the creator of the game, Another Castle is a retro-style platformer with random

News: Pixelscopic Hopes To Bring The Zelda-Inspired Delver's Drop To A Nintendo System

Pixelscopic Hopes To Bring The Zelda-Inspired Delver's Drop To A Nintendo System

"Our inspirations come primarily from the Super Nintendo Era, though we're pulling from a lot of other sources as well."

Delver's Drop is the kind of game you'd get if you combined The Legend of Zelda: Link To The Past with Demon's Souls and added in a pinch of Diablo — and it could be coming to a Nintendo console in 2014, if all goes according...

News: Terra Incognita Hits Wii U Kickstarter Target

Terra Incognita Hits Wii U Kickstarter Target

Developing on a tight budget

Over the weekend we directed your attention to another Kickstarter campaign, with Terra Incognita adding Wii U as a funding stretch goal. It's a project with the self-professed objective of producing an experience reminiscent of turn-based RPGs with old-fashioned pixel graphics. As our initial story explained, the...

News: The Adventures Of Dash Could Be Hitting The Wii U eShop

The Adventures Of Dash Could Be Hitting The Wii U eShop

"We hope to bring it to the Wii U as quickly as possible"

Platform puzzle romp The Adventures of Dash could be bound for the Wii U eShop, according to developer Robotoki. A Kickstarter to fund the game has just launched, and although the Wii U isn't currently getting a version, that will change if the campaign is successful: We are already...

News: Kickstarter Launched For SNES Super 4-in-1 Multicart

Kickstarter Launched For SNES Super 4-in-1 Multicart

$10,000 funding goal in place

A Kickstarter campaign has been launched to produce a Super 4-in-1 cartridge for the SNES. The cart will contain four homebrew titles: Mazezam, UWOL: Quest for Money, Skipp and Friends Unexpected Journey and N- WARP Daisakusen. The creators are looking to secure $10,000 to fund the project. At the time of writing, they...

News: Cryamore Confirmed to be Adventuring Onto Wii U

Cryamore Confirmed to be Adventuring Onto Wii U

Inspired by classics such as The Legend of Zelda, Metroid and Secret of Mana

Not too long ago we told you about an intriguing project seeking funding via Kickstarter, a Zelda-inspired action RPG called Cryamore, which eventually set a stretch goal of $225,000 to include home console versions of the game, including Wii U — we assume this to mean...