Friday, July 22, 2011
By: Matthew Doucette
Kickstarter kicks ass. The largest funding platform for creative projects in the world.
Xona Games is now on Kickstarter: kickstarter.com/profile/xonagames
We are considering starting Duality ZF as a Kickstarter project for funding, but for now we are only a backer. Our first project backed? Indie Game: The Movie! This means you'll see us, as "Xona Games", in the credits.
About the Author: I am Matthew Doucette of Xona Games, an award-winning indie game studio that I founded with my twin brother. We make intensified arcade-style retro games. Our business, our games, our technology, and we as competitive gamers have won prestigious awards and received worldwide press. Our business has won $190,000 in contests. Our games have ranked from #1 in Canada to #1 in Japan, have become #1 best sellers in multiple countries, have won game contests, and have held 3 of the top 5 rated spots in Japan of all Xbox LIVE indie games. Our game engines have been awarded for technical excellence. And we, the developers, have placed #1 in competitive gaming competitions -- relating to the games we make. Read about our story, our awards, our games, and view our blog.