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Shadow of the Eternals Kickstarter funding resumes July 25

Friday, 12 July 2013 21:08 GMT By Stephany Nunneley

Precursor Games has announced it will relaunch its Kickstarter for Shadow of the Eternals on July 25.

The developer pulled the title from the crowd funding after the firm felt it had too many “messages” surrounding the formation of a new studio, who all was involved, and failing to focus on detailing the game more.

Denis Dyack also said the “noise” over his involvement led to various misconceptions being added to an already “unclear” funding campaign.

On top of all this, Ken McCulloch, one of Precursor’s founding members and former director at Silicon Knights, was arrested earlier this month in Ontario and charged with multiple counts of involvement with child pornography.

“We learned a great deal from our first campaign and we have made substantial changes to the structure of the campaign from both community feedback and observation,” Precursor wrote on its website. “We really want to thank our community and followers for the unwavering support and patience over the past few weeks – it’s been a huge inspiration and motivator for us.

“Your feedback has been instrumental in many ways throughout the process of creating the new campaign and we can’t wait for you to see what we have in store for you all.”

The new crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter will be restarted for less than the original $1.3 million goal, and Precursor plans to only launch a separate crowdfunding campaign if the Kickstarter is a success – unlike last time out.

If successful, the adventure is expected to launch as an episodic series on PC and Wii U.

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21 Comments

  1. KoojoPanda

    Perhaps if they put it on platforms people are excited about then it wouldn’t be such a miserable failure. This is unexciting to me as a PC gamer, and I don’t want to play a mediocre version on WiiU. How about the PS4, and self publish?

    #1 2 years ago
  2. Ali

    Not really sure if this is going to be successful. I obviously have nothing against Denis Dyack (considering it is Kotaku who tries to ruin his reputation) and I am not gonna slap em with Ken’s deeds.

    They just need to convince me, I am loving the idea of the game in general. Looks great for a kick starter game.

    I agree with @1

    #2 2 years ago
  3. Phoenixblight

    @2

    Kotaku has done nothing to ruin anyones reputation. It has and will always be Dyack. He had his company copy and paste code from another engine, he is the one that got himself banned from Neogaff, he is the one that ran his company in the ground.

    #3 2 years ago
  4. DSB

    Dyack has gone so far past the point where an apology would actually be effective that I don’t see this getting off the ground.

    It’s one thing to make mistakes, it’s quite another to try to run from them without ever accepting responsibility. That’s how you make mistakes look like crimes.

    #4 2 years ago
  5. goodolemiss

    @3
    getting banned from neogaf is extremely easy to do…and also he ran SK successfully for over 20 years. over 80% of all companies fail within the first 10 years. Businesses go out of business all the time. His success and failure are nothing new in any industry. Neither is his legal stuff. example: look at apple and samsung currently battling over stolen designs… Infringement is pretty commonplace these days. does not make it right…but your doomsday attitude adds nothing to the discusion

    #5 2 years ago
  6. Phoenixblight

    @5

    Yeah except what happened with Samsung? They had to pay for it. SK had Unreal engine went into and copied and pasted the code with the fucking comments even a student programmer wouldn’t do that shit.

    If anyone did that they would be blacklisted from the industry and that is why he can’t get a leg up from anywhere because he chose to do something and then pass it off as it was Epics fault. Not mention all his other bullshit. The guy is worse then Kotick at least Kotick is honest.

    #6 2 years ago
  7. DSB

    His failure is newer than his success, so I don’t see how that’s supposed to inspire confidence.

    And people can make all the apologies they want, but the majority of the Precursor guys came from Sillicon Knights.

    It would be an entirely different discussion if Dyack was actually capable of owning his mistakes. At this point he has drunk so much of his own kool aid, I don’t think there’s any going back.

    #7 2 years ago
  8. goodolemiss

    if you go read the public court documents it was under 500 lines of code out of some order of a million lines of code….most were the comments themselves. I highly doubt whats his fuck even knew about the plagiarism…half the reason he probably lost. all you need to do is go look.

    They may have copied stuff, but they didn’t steal unreal engine wholesale. its in the public documents.

    I was also referring to the part where apple wholesale jacked samsungs tech. you know…the most recent lawsuit.

    I wasn’t really trying to go to bat for whatever his name is…im just saying this witchhunt people have thrown down the gauntlet over is really stupid.

    #8 2 years ago
  9. Phoenixblight

    @8

    Stealing some and stealing all is the same thing. Quit trying to downplay it. He did it. A thief is a thief. Whether he knew about or not is irrelevant as he is/was the studio owner. He has to know about every single aspect about the dealings of what his studio does that or employ people that do both of which he failed at.

    #9 2 years ago
  10. goodolemiss

    he failed at business..thats all

    #10 2 years ago
  11. Phoenixblight

    Not to mention the last few games have completely bombed. The only game they had success at was Eternal Darkness which for all we know was because they were working with Nintendo which Nintendo is known for getting involved with their second party titles. SO somehow Eternal Darkness a single game overwrites all their present choices? Doesn’t work like that. They aren’t relevant anymore as we can see with Xmen and Too Human. Hell I would argue they weren’t relevant before that.

    #11 2 years ago
  12. AmeriToast

    Should not be called athletes, I could get behind professional gamers but not athletes.

    #12 2 years ago
  13. Ali

    @9 Oh, are we really getting the whole “Kotaku is a reliable source ” thingy ? Because if you really don’t have anything other than Kotaku’s claims, then I am not really bothering myself.

    #13 2 years ago
  14. Phoenixblight

    @13

    You mean besides public information through the court. Naw I have nothing :P

    Also I don’t read anything from Kotaku. I actually read Game developers magazine and gamasutra, there is also gam biz too. Take your pick.

    #14 2 years ago
  15. Ali

    @14,
    I just remembered their battle against Epic which turned against them XD Well, I am not really sure how to put this, but only time will tell. If the game is an honest redeeming restart for them then why not, the guys have done some great work.. grated that was ages ago, but it still means that they have the potential to do something good here.

    #15 2 years ago
  16. Clupula

    @8 – If there’s a million dollars in cash at a bank, and I just steal $500 of it, am I not going to go to jail?

    #16 2 years ago
  17. salarta

    Yes, demand an apology from Dyack and punish the whole company over Dyack still having a job in the industry after he’s already been thoroughly punished through the loss of his own company, his reputation in tatters (of his own making), and having to take a lower position in a new company.

    Meanwhile, rush out to buy the latest game from Gearbox after their not paying 3D Realms properly for the license of Duke Nukem, lying to Sega about Aliens: Colonial Marines and ripping them off by transitioning funds for that game to work on their own properties, the DLC whoring, etc. Also, support strong female characters in video games by purchasing games made by sexist hacks that deliberately turn once strong female protagonists into childish sex objects, all while deliberately lying to the public about the content of those games to get them to boost sales. Oh, and let’s not forget, EA’s online pass service for used games is so much worse than banks wrecking the economy and kicking families out of their homes! They are most definitely the worst company in America for causing minor frustrations for the entertainment needs of people that are well-off enough to afford video games. If we were dealing with the ea_spouses issue here then it’d make some modicum of sense, but that hasn’t been a problem for more than half a decade.

    If this generation of games has taught me anything, it’s that the majority of today’s consumers suck ass and love to ruin good things, largely for selfish, egotistical and petty reasons.

    #17 2 years ago
  18. InsaneZucchini

    @1 1) They can self-publish on the Wii U as well. The Wii U eShop is said by some to be the closest of the three systems out to being anywhere near as indie developer friendly as steam. Nintendo has been going out of it’s way to make it as accessible as possible. The deal they made with Unity allows any licenced Wii U developer to get a Unity Pro License free. Indie Devs can set their own prices and host sales when they choose and update their games for free. Getting those patches and games certified is apparently faster than on PS3 or 360. It also supports Javascript, html5, and CSS apps, to make it even more enticing for devs. They’re even looking into making a deal with Scirra to make use of Construct 2 for more options for indie devs.

    Wii-U-Developer-Reaction

    every wii u eshop developer gets a free unity liscence

    “It is very close to what Apple and Steam are doing at the moment and very indie friendly,” -Mikael Haveri
    Read more at http://venturebeat.com/2012/11/27/nintendo-wii-u-eshop-indie-developers/#7olLwDXPPJXVkxry.99

    http://www.neogaf.com/forum/showthread.php?t=530832

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    2) Yes the Wii U is currently selling poorly, but it’s not a bad system. The Shadow of the Eternals would be no less a “mediocre version” on the PS4. The Wii U already has 1080p 60fps games coming out soon, what more do you need? That’s all PS4 and Xbox One will be putting out for awhile. They might be able to make games for 4k tvs but it’s not worth the investment because almost no one has one. We won’t see those anywhere near launch. It’s ignorant statements like yours that make the Wii U sound worse than it actually is.

    3) Precursor Games, has already received Nintendo’s blessing on Shadow of the Eternals, you see, they own the patent on the Sanity system that was in Eternal Darkness: Sanity’s Requiem. Without Nintendo’s permission they won’t be able to use that, that’s probably part of why it is coming to the Wii U and not PS4 or Xbox One.

    #18 2 years ago
  19. polygem

    all i can say: i LOVE eternal darkness and i really really liked the gameplay they´ve shown for this. i´d love to see this happening.

    #19 2 years ago
  20. DSB

    @15 I believe in second chances, but I don’t see how Dyack hasn’t been offered the exact same chance to redeem himself as everybody else.

    It would really be as easy as apologizing, taking responsibility, and then committing himself to starting over.

    Instead he’s decided that no apology is needed, he’s decided against accountability, and now he wants gamers money to make his new game.

    It just doesn’t add up. You can’t just expect that people will trust you if you try to cut and run.

    @17 I don’t think anyone objects to Dyack making a living in the games industry or anywhere else, but I think plenty of people will simply choose not to back a game made by a studio that picks him as a top executive and figurehead.

    He can make all the games he wants to, but if he wants people to trust him enough to give him their money, then I think some honesty and accountability would go a long way.

    He has every opportunity to solve this by apologizing and making himself accountable. So far, he just doesn’t want to.

    I don’t have to trust EA, Gearbox or anyone else, because their games aren’t made with my money, and so I have every opportunity to judge the games themselves on their merits, before I spend a dime on them.

    #20 2 years ago
  21. HUcast

    @17 I ignored your Gearbox two wrongs make a right rant and instead I’ll focus on Dyack and PG.

    Let’s pretend for a moment that all this controversy Dyack firmly planted himself in dosen’t exist and look at it from a purely business aspect.

    When was the last time Dyack had his name on a game that was worth the plastic it was pressed on? That would be Sanity’s Requiem which was released in 2002.

    From 2003 to present Dyack and has yet to release a game that was above mediocre, wasn’t plagued with massive issues, or both.

    Now let’s go even further, back when SK was working with SSI. SSI made some of the best strategy/rpg’s of the 80′s. The Gold Box series is still considered to be some of the better D&D games released. When they got together with SK, the games were subpar at best.

    So what we really have is a company that managed to make two good games in the 19 years they’ve been around. Blood Omen and Sanity’s Requiem.

    Considering his track record with games he’s been involved with hasn’t exactly been amazing, it’s not hard to see why Dyack is losing ground. There is simply no realistic reason for me to fund any program he belongs to on the off chance that this game -might- be good.

    Dyack has been supported by the gaming community and the Canadian government for years. Gamers aren’t looking to lynch Dyack. They simply have other avenues to take and they’re taking them. If Dyack fails or succeeds in the industry it’s on him, not us.

    #21 2 years ago

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  • Pillars of Eternity issues to be addressed in patch 1.03, expected next week

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  • Mortal Kombat X videos show Erron Black gameplay, Ermac fatalities, more

    Erron Black, the gunslinger which was outed for Mortal Kombat X in the achievements listing last week, was featured in the latest livestream from NetherRelam Studios yesterday evening. Along with gameplay, fatalities and variations for Black, the developer also provided a look at gameplay for: Ermac vs Mileena; Ermac’s brutality and fatality moves; Lui Kang […]

  • The Legend of Zelda Wii U: 2015 release not a “priority”, skipping E3

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  • Destiny gameplay designer exits for Bethesda

    Destiny’s senior gameplay designer Josh Hamrick announced on Twitter overnight he would be leaving the company in a week’s time for Bethesda. Hamrick joined Bungie in 2009 after working two years at Midway Austin, where he created multiplayer maps, modified single-player levels, and other designer functions. He was in charge of fixing bug in code […]

  • What to expect from the Call of Duty Championship this weekend

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  • MLB 15 The Show video highlights improved graphics, updated grass patterns

    Sony has released a video for MLB 15 The Show which provides a look at graphical improvements made to the game. Along with the visual upgrade over MLB 14 The Show, the game contains new minor league stadiums, dynamic sun generated in real-time, and upgraded grass patterns which reflect each stadium’s unique look. MLB 15 […]

  • Valve to offer HTC Vive Developer Edition free to qualified developers

    Valve has said it will offer the HTC Vive Developer Edition for free to qualified developers in an effort to buoy projects before the tech launches commercially. Surgeon Simulator developer Bossa Studios and The Room studio Fireproof Games are just some of the developers which already have a free Vive in-hand. According to Valve’s Doug […]

  • DriveClub gameplay video features MotorStorm’s off-road buggies

    Some gameplay footage of MotorStorm’s off-road buggies in DriveClub has surfaced. Pictures of the buggies were shown on the Japanese PlayStation Blog earlier this month, which considering the game was developed by Evolution Studios – which developed MotorStorm – this isn’t too much of a surprise. The buggies were first spotted by Videogamer, which pulled […]

  • Mortal Kombat X live-action TV spot features the track Chop Suey

    The TV sport for Mortal Kombat X has been released, and not only does it contain a “spontaneous fight circle” taking over an entire city, but it features the System of a Down track Chop Suey. Mortal Kombat X will be released on PC, PlayStation 3, PS4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One April 14. The […]

  • Bloodborne Forbidden Woods progression bug caused by multiplayer summon

    A progression bug in Bloodborne is in the works, according to Sony and From Software. The issue occurs when players activate a multiplayer session in the Forbidden Woods using the Sinister Resonant Bell or Small Resonant Bell. It also appears the Lunarium Key won’t appear because of the multiplayer bug, and without the key you […]

  • Yo-Kai Watch game franchise has sold over 7 million copies

    The Yo-Kai Watch IP has sold over 7 million copies, according to developer Level-5. The figure included both physical and digital download sales. Yo-Kai Watch 3 will be unveiled during Level-5 Vision 2015 next month. The first title is in the works for the west but is still without a release window. Thanks, Gematsu.

  • Bloodborne trademark returned to Sony after accidentally losing it

    In case you were worried or anything, Sony has once again obtained the Bloodborne trademark. Earlier this week it was revealed that Sony mistakenly abandoned the Bloodborne trademark along with four others registered with US Patent and Trademark Office: Guns Up!, Kill Strain; How Games Were Made to Sound, and No Heroes Allows: No Puzzles […]

  • GTA 5 PC official trailer coming next week, 15 new screenshots released

    New PC screenshots of GTA 5 have been released along with word of a new trailer coming on Monday. The screens below are from the PC version and you can view them in 4K glory over on Rockstar Newswire. The PC version of GTA 5 releases on April 14.

  • PSN real-time server status page launching in Europe soon

    PlayStation users in Europe will soon have its own a PSN Service Status Indicator. It was released earlier this month in North America. The indicator makes it easier to check whether PlayStation services are down or running as planned. This includes account management, PlayStation Now, the store, social services, etc. Sony told Eurogamer the service […]

  • Exclusivity contract prevents Bioware from revealing Dragon Age: Inquisition DLC release on PS4

    Bioware is unable to discuss when the Jaws of Hakkon DLC for Dragon Age: Inquisition will arrive on platforms other than PC and Xbox One. According to various tweets from executive producer Mark Darrah, due to the exclusivity contract between EA and Microsoft, the studio is unable to announce a release date for PlayStation 3 […]

  • LEGO Batman 3 demo, Namco Museum, more added to North American eShop

    Nintendo has updated the North American end of the eShop with a demo for LEGO Batman 3, Namco Museum on Wii U Virtual Console, and various sales. Below is the full update. Nintendo eShop Dot Arcade – Wii U LEGO Ninjago – 3Ds LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham Demo – Wii U Harvest Moon: The […]

  • Square Enix’s Easter Surprise bundle contains five mystery PC games

    Square Enix offering another mystery bundle to customers in the UK, which comes with five mystery PC games for £3.99. As before, customers will be unaware of the games they are purchasing in the mystery bundle, but the bundle contains triple-A titles worth £40 combined. One of Square’s previous mystery bundles contained Tomb Raider, Just […]

  • From Software’s PSone game Shadow Tower coming to PSN

    Shadow Tower, the first-person action-RPG developed for the original PlayStation by From Software, will be released on PlayStation Network. In the 1998 title, players took on the role of a mercenary who has returned home to the Holy Land of Zeptar to find the place has been sucked into the Underworld. He must use the […]

  • PlayStation TV gets price cut in the UK, now £44.99

    PlayStation TV has received a price cut in the UK. After several retailers started offering the console for less than the RRP of £84.99, users on DealSpwn began to wonder whether this is an official price cut, and not just regular deals or stock clearance. Sony later confirmed the new price of £44.99. “Starting from […]

  • Fast & Furious expansion for Forza Horizon 2 is now available, for free

    You can download Forza Horizon 2 expansion Fast & Furious starting right now. Forza Horizon 2 Presents Fast & Furious is available to download now through Xbox Live for Xbox One and Xbox 360. The expansion is standalone, so you don’t need to own Forza Horizon 2 to play it. It’s also free from now […]

  • Fire-based weapons come to PayDay 2 with the Butcher’s BBQ Pack

    The 20th DLC for PayDay 2, the Butcher’s BBQ Pack, is now available on Steam. The DLC will run you $4.99/€4.99 and features: Piglet Grenade Launcher, 12G Steakout Shotgun and Mk1 Flamethrower Molotov cocktails and incendiary ammo Four new masks, patterns, materials and achievements The Butcher’s BBQ Pack is another co-development between Overkill and Croatian […]

  • Lords of the Fallen developer offers Hideo Kojima a job

    Amid the current turmoil between Hideo Kojima and publisher Konami, one studio has offered the legendary designer a position. Lords of the Fallen developer Deck 13 took to Twitter to extend a job offer to Hideo Kojima. Dear Mr. @HIDEO_KOJIMA_EN In case you are currently searching, we have an open position as Head of Game […]

  • Destiny Xur update: should you buy MIDA Multi Tool?

    The question on every Destiny player’s lips today. And the answer, supplied by resident Destiny expert Paul Davies, is… Yes! We asked Paul whether or not he thought Xur’s Exotic weapon this week was worth the 23 Strange Coins. Here’s what he said: “It was already a great gun to own for PVP owing to […]

  • Final Fantasy 15 has an all-male cast to make it “more approachable”

    According to Final Fantasy 15 director Hajime Tabata, the main cast of the game is all-male because it makes the game “more approachable.” Final Fantasy 15 director Hajime Tabata spoke to Gamespot about the reason for his choice of making the core cast an all-male affair. “Speaking honestly, an all-male party feels almost more approachable […]

  • Hearthstone Blackrock Mountain is coming April 2

    Blizzard has given Hearthstone expansion Blackrock Mountain a solid release date. Hearthstone’s Blackrock Mountain adventure pack will be released April 2 in the Americas region, and April 3 in Europe, Korea, Taiwan, and China. Blackrock Depths is the first wing to be released, others will follow one week apart. Other than the 31 new cards, […]

  • Bloodborne: if you can’t load your save after installing firmware 2.50, this will help

    If you’re having issues loading your Bloodborne save after applying firmware update 2.50 to your PS4, this should help you out. Reddit user KBALLZZ encountered an issue after installing update 2.50 on his PlayStation 4. Bloodborne started reinstalling the day one patch again and when it was done he couldn’t continue his game or load […]

  • Use this code to get 10% off on PSN purchases

    Sony is offering a 10% discount coupon to anyone looking to buy games on PlayStation Store this weekend. Sony’s latest discount coupon code is here. You’ll receive 10% off your cart total when buying from the PSN Store. The offer is not valid on purchases made on PS Vita, PlayStation TV, PSP, or in-game stores. […]

  • Dark Souls 2: Scholar of the First Sin upgrade path announced, system specs revealed

    Dark Souls 2: Scholar of the First Sin will offer returning customers a chance to upgrade at a discounted price. Those who already own Dark Souls 2 on Steam and are interested in picking up the Scholar of the First Sin edition will be happy to know that publisher Bandai Namco is offering them an […]

  • Bloodborne: this is what happens when you have 40 Insight

    Insight is one of the currencies in Bloodborne, but it’s also a mechanic that affects the gameplay. There are MASSIVE SPOILERS below, so turn back now or one of Bloodborne’s gameplay mechanics will be SPOILED for you. Just like Blood Echoes in Bloodborne, Insight is used to purchase certain items from vendors in the game. […]

  • Phase two of Xbox One April update brings voice messages, dedicated servers for party chat, more

    The second phase of the April update for Xbox One is now open to members of the Preview programme and and it looks like there are even more features in store. Phase one of Xbox One’s April firmware update started a few days ago with improvements to party chat and achievements notifications. Today, phase two […]

  • GTA 5′s graphical “downgrade” is a bug, will be fixed in upcoming patch

    As of patch 1.8 for GTA 5 on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, a few graphical issues have cropped up leading some to believe there has been a stealth downgrade to the game’s overall graphics. Over the past couple of days, Reddit went nuts over a video showing what appears to be a downgrade to […]

  • Destiny: Xur location and inventory for March 27, 28 – MIDA Multi-Tool edition

    Xur: Agent of the Nine has arrived at The Tower in Destiny to rid you of your Strange Coins. Xur: Agent of the Nine has once again made it to Destiny’s Tower to sell you Exotic weapons and gear in exchange for Strange Coins and Motes of Light. For this weekend, Xur can be found […]

  • Destiny vault space upgrade will have enough room for every Exotic

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  • Half-Life 2: Update mod applies some sparkle to the original title

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  • Neverwinter MMO can now be pre-downloaded on Xbox One

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  • Destiny of Spirits will go offline starting next month

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  • MotoGP 15 is out this spring on PC, last and current-gen consoles

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  • Cities: Skylines players should check out Nakatomi Plaza and Wayne Enterprises

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  • Call of Duty franchise has sold 175M copies, players have thrown 300B grenades

    With the Call of Duty Championship kicking off tomorrow, Activision has sent over a series infographic full of interesting figures such as the number of copies sold over 10 years and how many grenades players have tossed. According to the stats below, the Call of Duty franchise has sold 175 million copies across all platforms […]

  • Save up to 75% on select SEGA games on Steam this weekend

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  • Batman: Arkham Knight PC confirmed as digital download-only in UK

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  • Rainbow Six Siege release date set for October per GameStop Italy – report

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