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Glorkian Warrior: The Trials of Glork took Pixeljam four years to create, first Kickstarted in 2010 with $11,200 and finally released on iOS in March 2014. An argument could be made that Pixeljam co-founder Miles Tilmann has spent enough time thinking about that little pink alien with the weird nam...

November 18th 2014 at 10:00am 0 Comments
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Glorkian Warrior: The Trials of Glork, a collaboration between Dino Run studio Pixeljam and comic book artist James Kochalka, hit the iOS App Store today for $3, no in-app purchases in sight. The launch trailer explains it all in Adult Swim-style design, but be warned: That is definitely not what...

March 13th 2014 at 12:30pm 0 Comments
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Glorkian Warrior: The Trials of Glork was a Kickstarter project before Kickstarter projects were cool, funded with $11,200 in March 2010 – and now it's a full game. Glorkian Warrior is due out in Q1 2014 for iOS devices from Dino Run creator Pixeljam and comic book artist James Kochalka. It...

January 29th 2014 at 1:00pm 0 Comments
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Dino Run 2, the sequel to Pixeljam Games' side-scrolling extinction platformer, Dino Run, failed to meet its goal on Kickstarter, raising $83,476 of a requested $175,000. Dino Run 2 was slated to be an upgraded, fresh game for the Dino Run franchise, with randomly generated levels, multiple dino ch...

December 6th 2013 at 6:30pm 0 Comments
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Pixeljam has 30 hours to raise $110,000 on its Kickstarter for Dino Run 2. The page already has 1,550 backers and $65,000 – but its goal is $175,000. Pixeljam co-founder Miles Tilmann knows that getting funded at this point is a long (long) shot, but still, he's optimistic. "The logic center...

December 4th 2013 at 4:30pm 0 Comments
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Indie developer Pixeljam officially announced Dino Run 2 this week, and now turns to Kickstarter to fund a PC and mobile follow-up to its landmark endless runner. Released as a Flash game in 2008, Dino Run put players in control of a doomed dinosaur escaping from a world-destroying pyroclastic su...

November 6th 2013 at 12:30am 0 Comments
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Pixeljam's Octology bundle got a makeover and is now a pay-what-you-want offer that includes eight games, apps and albums, with special rewards for the top 10 contributors. The Octology includes the following lo-fi games for PC, Mac and Linux: Potatoman Seeks the Troof, Bitku Beta, Dino Run SE, D...

June 30th 2013 at 10:30pm 0 Comments
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All of the games in Pixeljam's Octology – Potatoman Seeks the Troof, Bitku Beta, Dino Run SE, Marathon of Doom and Snowball – are now available on Linux, in addition to previous PC and Mac support, for $10. Not to say we're super trendy or anything, but we hear Linux is currently all th...

March 13th 2013 at 4:00am 0 Comments
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Indie developers are the starving artists of the video-game world, often brilliant and innovative, but also misunderstood, underfunded and more prone to writing free-form poetry on their LiveJournals. We believe they deserve a wider audience with the Joystiq Indie Pitch: This week, Pixeljam co-foun...

January 16th 2013 at 3:45pm 0 Comments