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  • Blog Post: Wasteland 2 Launching This Summer

    To quote inXile Entertainment and its Wasteland 2 Kickstarter project: "The end is in sight!" After launching its Kickstarter in 2012, the Wasteland sequel is finally nearing the end of the development road and the official launch of the game has a release window set for the end of August.... More
  • Blog Post: Wasteland 2 Early Access Adds Linux Compatibility

    A recent update to Wasteland 2, which is currently available as an early access title , adds Linux compatibility. Along with Linux compatibility, developer inXile Entertainment has also added a huge patch to the beta version of the game, which adds a new large area to Arizona,the new vendor screen, a... More
  • Blog Post: Wasteland 2 Enters Beta For Backers

    If you were a backer for Wasteland 2's Kickstarter , today is the first time you will be able to get your hands on the game. Backers who donated $55 or more can download the beta and start playing an early version of the game today. Brian Fargo, the mastermind behind Wasteland and its return, makes... More
  • Blog Post: Wasteland 1 Now Available On GOG And Steam

    Wasteland 2 developer inExile Entertainment's deal with Electronic Arts to re-release the original Wasteland has met fruition, and the game is now available. You can head here for GOG and here for Steam to pick up the game now for $5.99. If you were a backer on Wasteland 2's Kickstarter campaign... More
  • Blog Post: 'Stretch Goals Muddy The Waters' Warns Kickstarter Co-Founder

    Kickstarter has been slowly tightening up its guidance to project managers and potential backers. Last year, we saw the funding platform institute a "risks and challenges" section to spur realistic thinking about potential stumbling blocks. Now the organization has issued a warning about stretch... More
  • Blog Post: Deal Struck To Re-Release Wasteland 1 In All Its Retro Glory

    Brian Fargo's inXile entertainment is about to reduce you to a thin red paste. The developer has a struck a deal with EA to bring the original Wasteland to digital platforms. According to an update on the Wasteland 2 Kickstarter page, once the game has been tested to work with contemporary hardware... More
  • Blog Post: The Kickstarted Wasteland 2's Expanded Scope Causes Delay

    Wasteland 2 is getting a small delay, but developer inXile entertainment is quick to assure backers and Wasteland fans that the game is on track. In an update on the game's Kickstarter page, Wasteland's mastermind Brian Fargo assured fans that the game continues to be well-funded, but that a... More
  • Blog Post: Reader Discussion: Which Successfully Funded Kickstarter Are You Most Excited About?

    Some of the high-profile gaming-oriented Kickstarter projects are on the horizon. Which one are you desperately waiting for? In the last few years, Kickstarter has become a big part of the gaming industry, as numerous developers look to their fans to fund projects instead of a traditional publisher model... More
  • Blog Post: Deep Silver Enters inXile's Wasteland 2 To Assist With Distribution

    Wasteland 2 was one of the first mega-successes of the Kickstarter boom, and a new announcement today puts the title one step closer to release . This morning, inXile announced that it has entered into a distribution agreement with Saints Row IV publisher Deep Silver. The arrangement is similar to EA's... More
  • Blog Post: Tim Schafer on Stacking, Costume Quest, Brütal Legend, and Iron Brigade, "We're Still Trying To Get The Rights"

    Yesterday at Kill Screen's inaugural Two5Six conference in Brooklyn, New York, we had the chance to catch up with keynote speaker Tim Schafer, CEO of Double Fine. The legendary designer spoke to us about the role of reviewers in the Kickstarter landscape, the studio's past work with publishers... More
  • Blog Post: Kickstarter For Torment: Tides Of Numenera Launched And Funded

    Update : Developer inXile has reached its Kickstarter goal of $900,000 just hours after posting the project to the site. Interested gamers can still back the project, but must act quickly as many of the limited pledge tiers are running out. Those interested in tiers without limited numbers have 30 days... More
  • Blog Post: Crowdfunding Campaign Begins For Planescape: Torment's Spiritual Successor

    InXile Entertainment is set to launch a new crowdfunding campaign on March 6 at 6 am PST for a spiritual successor to Planescape: Torment. Torment: Tides of Numenera will need to raise at least $1 million in order to come to fruition, but after receiving over $2.9 million from Kickstarter for Wasteland... More
  • Blog Post: Wasteland 2 Recruits Planescape: Torment And Fallout 2 Veteran

    Colin McComb, who has a long history in the world of video games working on titles like Planescape: Torment and Fallout 2, has been confirmed to be involved with the Wasteland 2. The news comes from Wasteland 2's Brian Fargo's Twitter where he simply stated, "Very pleased to announce Colin... More
  • Blog Post: Wasteland 2 Offers Up Its First Screenshot

    The Wasteland 2 Kickstarter more than made its funding goal back in April , and yesterday it updated backers with its first screenshot. inXile Entertainment is quick to qualify that this is incredibly early and highly susceptible to change. It wants to get feedback from backers. For the full update on... More
  • Blog Post: Wasteland 2 Features Original Game

    InXile Entertainment is putting all that extra Kickstarter money to good use, packaging the original 1987 Wasteland game in with the upcoming sequel. "The #1 request we had during our Kickstarter campaign was to have the ability to play the first game. Fortunately EA has continued to support us... More
  • Blog Post: EA Luring Kickstarter Games To Origin

    EA announced it will waive distribution fees on Origin for crowd-funded games for 90 days. The program is only available to projects that are fully-funded, complete and ready-to-publish. “The public support for crowd-funding creative game ideas coming from small developers today is nothing short... More
  • Blog Post: Wasteland 2 Kickstarter Ends With Nearly $3M In Funding

    Game developers continue to find success with crowd-funded titles through Kickstarter. Brian Fargo and inXile Entertainment received nearly $3 million in funding for Wasteland 2. The pledge time for the project ended earlier this morning with a total of $2,933,252, more than triple of the original asking... More
  • Blog Post: First Wasteland 2 Concept Art Revealed

    InXile Entertainment has released the first piece of concept art for its crowd-funded sequel to the original post-apocalypse computer RPG, Wasteland. The developer posted the image on its Kickstarter page , which is currently at $2.2 million in donations, more than twice its original goal. That extra... More
  • Blog Post: Obsidian To Collaborate On Wasteland 2 If New Goal Is Reached

    Update : The goal of $2.1 million has been reached. Obsidian's Chris Avellone will be brought onto the project. "Thanks to everyone who supported the Wasteland 2 Kickstarter - we hit the 2.1 million mark, can't wait to get started!," Avellone said over Twitter . -------------------... More
  • Blog Post: Baldur's Gate 3 A "Long-Term Goal," Possibly Through Kickstarter

    When Baldur's Gate Enhanced Edition was announced at the end of a mysterious countdown last week , some fans who had been hoping for a brand new Baldur's Gate experience were disappointed. Don't fret quite yet though. Enhanced Edition developer Overhaul Games says it still hopes to move onto... More
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