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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...

News: This Homage To Sega's Classic Racers Could Be Speeding To The Wii U eShop

This Homage To Sega's Classic Racers Could Be Speeding To The Wii U eShop

Rolling start?

During the '90s, Sega was the undisputed king of arcade racers. The Japanese coin-op veteran produced a string of solid-gold classics, such as Virtua Racing, Daytona USA, Sega Rally and Scud Race. Sadly, as interest in arcade hardware has dipped, the need for these attention-grabbing experiences has lessened - but there are few who...

News: Pier Solar HD Kickstarter Smashes Through Wii U Stretch Goal

Pier Solar HD Kickstarter Smashes Through Wii U Stretch Goal

Nintendo version now assured

You'll have to forgive us if we've been talking a lot about Pier Solar recently, but we're rather taken with WaterMelon's 16-bit RPG. Launched in 2010 on the Sega Mega Drive/Genesis, the game received a limited print run which has since become a collector's item. Keen to get the game into the hands of a wider audience,...

News: Pier Solar Kickstarter Campaign Successful, Wii U Port Added As New Stretch Goal

Pier Solar Kickstarter Campaign Successful, Wii U Port Added As New Stretch Goal

$200,000 is the figure required

Indie developer WaterMelon, creators of the recent Pier Solar and the Great Architects for the Sega Mega Drive (Genesis in the US), recently launched a Kickstarter campaign with the aim being to create a HD edition for Xbox 360, PC, Mac and Dreamcast. The target was set at $139,000 and it didn’t take long for the...

News: Two Brothers Making Its Way To The Wii U eShop

Two Brothers Making Its Way To The Wii U eShop

One to watch?

Indie developers Ackkstudios got the approval to be a Wii U developer this week, and has announced that its first project is to port over Two Brothers to the Wii U eShop next year. The game is inspired by 8-bit action RPGs and GameBoy games, with the aim of combining modern gaming concepts and a classic feel to bring about a unique...

News: Classic NES RPG Shadowgate Getting a Remake

Classic NES RPG Shadowgate Getting a Remake

Creator Dave Marsh announces Kickstarter campaign

Dave Marsh, the creator of classic point-and-click adventure game Shadowgate, has announced that his company is currently working on a remake for PC, Mac and mobile devices. A Kickstarter campaign will launch tomorrow (Friday 26th October) in order to raise the funds needed to develop the game...

News: Diamond Trust of London Now Available to Buy

Diamond Trust of London Now Available to Buy

Limited numbers, so don't wait too long

Diamond Trust of London, which is actually called Jason Rohrer with Music by Tom Bailey: Diamond Trust of London, is notable as the first successfully player-funded DS title. As we reported back in May, Diamond Trust of London hit its Kickstarter funding target, meaning that game designer Jason Rohrer was able...

Interview: Farsight Studios - Pinball on Wii U, 3DS and Kickstarter

Farsight Studios - Pinball on Wii U, 3DS and Kickstarter

Bringing tables onto your screens

Farsight Studios has been in the gaming industry for over 20 years, but is probably best known for its extensive range of pinball titles including Pinball Hall of Fame — The Williams Collection on Wii and 3DS. The studio recently announced that its latest title, The Pinball Arcade will come to Wii U and 3DS, as...