The weekly round-up of news pertaining to Obsidian Entertainment and their various RPGs.
Former Origin designer and writer Bruce Kevin Adams is using Kickstarter to finance his new science fiction novel.
Minis with Enemies — a clever play on “Words with Friends”, I suppose — aims to bring the full tabletop wargame experience to PCs, tablets, and other mobile devices. And it’s being worked on by several xOrigin developers.
This feature, too, returns.
The Ultima 7-inspired 3D RPG, after going dark for almost four years, has resumed development. And this time, the developers are trying to crowdfund the game!
Brian Fargo has announced that, if the Wasteland 2 Kickstarter project hits the $2.1 million fundraising mark, inXile Entertainment will collaborate with Obsidian on the game’s design.
Following in the wake of Double Fine’s awesome crowdfunding success, inXile Entertainment has finally got around to setting up the Kickstarter campaign for Wasteland 2, their proposed sequel to the grandfather of all post-apocalyptic RPGs!
Double Fine, the independent development studio behind such titles as Psychonauts and Stacking, decided to try something a little different in an effort to fund an upcoming, old-school-style adventure game that they want to make. The solution they came up with was…pretty damn awesome, actually.