Posts Tagged ‘Kevin Cancienne’

Doggy Survival Sim Home Free Hits Kickstarter Target

Home Free has hopped the brush fence, leaped through the tyre hoop and darted through the collapsible pipe tunnel of crowdfunding to clear its Kickstarter target. 1901 people have thus far rubbed the game’s tummy, raising $50,540 at the time of writing. If this isn’t fast becoming clear: it’s a game about dogs. You control a dog trying to survive in a randomly generated city by stealing food from bins and humans and other dogs. It looks lovely. Watch the pitch video below.

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Dog Park – A Game For Top Dogs

This is my new eSport

Dog Park – a local multiplayer game by Kevin Cancienne about being a dog in a dog park – was at GameCity‘s closing party in Nottingham this weekend. I think Brendan’s going to cover that in more detail in his party games column but I wanted to talk about it in a shorter post first.

The GameCity appearance of Dog Park was very exciting for me. I’ve had a build of it for a few weeks now but I only have one Xbox controller for my PC and I live ages away from most of my friends. As a result I’ve been, uh, sporadically booting up Dog Park and playing it on my own.

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