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Steam Greenlight recently gave the go-ahead for eight games and three pieces of software to begin distribution on Steam. The greenlit games were Guncraft by Exacto Game Studios, Cognition: An Erica Reed Thriller by Phoenix Online Studios, Wild Games Studio's Day One : Garry's Incident, Homesick by...

June 30th 2013 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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Exato Game Studios' voxel-based shooter Guncraft will launch July 11, the developer announced in a recent blog. The game will launch on PC via Desura, Green Man Gaming, Rain Digital Games, GamersGate and the official Guncraft website. Guncraft blends first-person shooter action with Minecraft-lik...

June 8th 2013 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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Before PAX started up in Seattle last week, even before the booths were assembled in the convention center, we heard about Exato Games' plan to attract Minecraft creator Markus "Notch" Persson's attention to its own Guncraft. "Notch, come have a beer with us," John Getty said through Joystiq last w...

September 6th 2012 at 4:30pm 0 Comments
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Exato Games co-founder John Getty makes no apologies about the inspiration behind Guncraft. Yes, it's based on Minecraft. Problem?Getty can afford to be flippant about Guncraft's origins because his game, while it resembles Minecraft, utilizes entirely different mechanics and goals, and it simply i...

August 29th 2012 at 5:00pm 0 Comments
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Insert a joke about us hearing you liked things and then putting those things inside of each other, dawg. Guncraft combines two massively popular gaming tropes, shooters and cube-inspired sandboxes (OK, one of those is more popular than the other), into a first-person shooter that looks as if it w...

February 26th 2012 at 12:30pm 0 Comments