Star Citizen surpasses 2-million backers

Updated: April 21st, 2018BrantonGaming & NewsLeave a Comment

Back in 2012, a Kickstarter was launched for a game they were calling “Star Citizen”. Not too long after, that campaign turned into what’s now the biggest crowd-funded game in history. More recently, Star Citizen has surpassed 2-million backers and $180-million in crowd-sourced funding. That’s 2-million people who have jumped … Read More

Squadron 42 – Pre-alpha gameplay footage released!

Updated: April 8th, 2018BrantonGaming & NewsLeave a Comment

Squadron 42, Roberts Space Industries’ single-player dive into the Star Citizen universe finally had some new gameplay footage released to close out 2017. It’s laggy at points, but overall very promising and includes tons of commentary by Chris Roberts. If you’re not quite sure what Squadron 42 is, let’s quickly … Read More

Star Citizen developers being sued by Crytek

Updated: April 8th, 2018BrantonGaming & News2 Comments

crytek sues cig and rsi

Breach of contract and copyright infringement. The two complaints laid against both Cloud Imperium Games (CIG) and Roberts Space Industries (RSI) by the developers of the CryEngine, Crytek. See the full document here. The lawsuit filed by Crytek alleges that the team behind Star Citizen “utterly failed to follow through” on particular … Read More

Star Citizen – Now you can buy land too

Updated: April 8th, 2018BrantonGaming & News2 Comments

Star Citizen, one of the largest crowdfunding projects ever, is getting another crowdfunding option in the form of digital real estate. Rather, beacons which can be used to claim land within UEE space once the mechanic goes live. The prices run at $50 for a basic 4x4km lot or $100 for an … Read More