Wasteland 2 News (PC)

inExile: Wasteland 2 delay will bear fruit in complexity and scope of the game

Posted: 02.08.2013 by JonahFalcon

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Wasteland 2 was one of the big Kickstarter funders right after Tim Schafer got his adventure game backed. Since then, however, the game has been delayed to the dismay of backers. CEO Brian Fargo states that the delay will aid the "scope and scale of the game."

Wasteland 2 won't make its October release date

Posted: 20.07.2013 by JonahFalcon

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inExile has announced that Wasteland 2 won't be making its October release date. Instead, it will start beta testing at that time.

Deep Silver will physically distribute inXile's Wasteland 2 and backer rewards

Posted: 11.07.2013 by Technet2k

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What?! A dirty, stinking publisher has gotten their hands on Wasteland 2! Brain Fargo announces they've partnered with Deep Silver to bring the Kickstarter backed Wasteland 2 into retail shops.

This means the studio can "focus on all creative aspects" of the project, and leave the distribution headaches to Deep Silver. No form of creative control is being signed over, assures Fargo.

Publishers may start funding old-school RPGs because of the success of Kickstarter

Posted: 25.06.2013 by TheDinger

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In a talk given at the Rezzed event on Saturday Obsidian Entertainment Creative Director Chris Avellone, who's acting as a writer/designer on several Kickstarted RPGs including Wasteland 2, Torment: Tides of Numenera and Obsidian's own Project Eternity, revealed that the wild success of these Kickstarters have got the attention of publishers.

Obsidian didn't even want to pitch Project Eternity to publishers because the idea of an old-school PC-only RPG would get them turned down flat, but now those publishers have actually approached Obsidian with the idea of funding this type of RPG again.

inExile explains inventory system for Wasteland 2

Posted: 31.05.2013 by JonahFalcon

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In answer to the question "How many squeezins can I fit in my bag?", inExile has released a new video showing off the inventory system for their Kickstartered game Wasteland 2.