The Kickstarter campaign for Ron Gilbert’s Thimbleweed Park has been widely successful, raising just over $600,000 and smashing through all stretch goals.
The initial funding goal was $375,000, which the game easily reached during its first week. Today, the developer posted an update to announce that the campaign has been very successful, bringing in $626,250. Continue reading Thimbleweed Park achieves all stretch goals and closes off with over $600k raised (Read Below).
Jingle bells, and all that. Want to make Christmas really special this year?
Everyone in the history of the world ever, alive and dead, wants a 20th Anniversary PS4. The special hardware’s been changing hands for stupid amounts on eBay, and Sony’s been holding character competitions to allow the lucky few to buy one for “normal” prices. Getting your hands on one of these isn’t easy.
Continue reading Beat PS4 Multiplayer Challenges and win a 20th Anniversary console! (Read Below).
Contrary to earlier comments made by Halo 5 developer 343 Industries, using the guns’ smart scopes makes your shots more accurate.
Those who were lucky enough to play the limited beta for Halo 5 which was hosted over the weekend have a lot of opinions on all the different changes in the game. But the biggest complaint by far is that that aiming down sights makes your bullet spread tighter, thus improving your accuracy, something which 343 said won’t be the case when it revealed the new addition.
Continue reading Aiming down sights improves your accuracy in Halo 5 beta (Read Below).
Notch’s newly-acquired $70 million mansion has been recreated in Minecraft.
Markus “Notch” Persson’s mega mansion has been recreated in his game, Minecraft, by modder Dan Bovey. The creator is working on a downloadable version of the mod that will appear on his Planet Minecraft page.
Continue reading Of course someone recreated Notch’s expensive mansion in Minecraft (Read Below).
Uncharted and The Last of Us developer Naughty Dog turned 30 recently. To commemorate this anniversary, the team at Naughty Dog put together a nostalgia-infused video.
The developer responsible for classics such as Crash Bandicoot, Jak and Daxter, the Uncharted series, and more recently, The Last of Us, has released its 30th anniversary celebration video.
Continue reading Watch the full 30th anniversary video for Uncharted developer Naughty Dog (Watch Below).
Sunset Overdrive’s first content drop is available now in the form of Mystery of Mooil Rig.
Mystery of Mooil Rig is set on an oil rig outside of the main story area. The rig, as you could imagine, is surrounded by water. Insomniac has added a new water traversal system that will also carry over to the main game for free.
Continue reading Sunset Overdrive DLC Mystery of Mooil Rig is available now (Read Below).
Xbox Live Gold subscribers can download The Telltale Games Collection for just $55. The collection includes all released episodes from the developer’s four franchises and upcoming ones in the same season.
The Telltale Games Collection is only available on Xbox One at the moment. It comes with the first and second seasons of The Walking Dead, the fist season of The Wolf Among Us, the first episode of Game of Thrones and Tales from the Borderlands.
Continue reading Get all of Telltale games on Xbox One for $55 (Read Below).
EA is hosting an end-of-the-year sale on Origin. The sale covers recent as well as older releases.
The Origin sale is slashing good chunks off a lot of games. Not all the deals are on EA franchises though, other publishers have included their games too. The sale runs until Saturday.
Continue reading EA Origin sale: Battlefield 3 for $1, Titanfall for $10, SimCity for $10 and more (Read Below).
Those who were hoping Resident Evil HD will be a cross-buy title across PS3 and PS4 will be happy to know that it will be. Except, it’s only for those who pre-order.
Cross-buy has usually been taken for granted for those who are used to buying digital games on their PlayStation console. The feature gives you access to a free digital copy on all PlayStation platforms when you buy just one on any of them.
Continue reading Resident Evil HD will support cross-buy on PS3 and PS4, but only for pre-orders (Read Below).
A tenacious and talented Halo fan has spent three-and-a-half years building The Pillar of Autumn ship from Halo using Lego.
Lee Jones is the individual in question who’s also responsible for other Lego creations such as Neo’s battle with Agent Smith from The Matrix and more.