A project in Irvine, CA by Frost Giant Studios

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From StarCraft II & Warcraft III developers, a new RTS. Hyper-responsive gameplay, a powerful editor, co-op, campaign, 1v1, and more.
Backers: 28143
Average Pledge Per Backer: $85

Funded: $2,380,702 of $100,000
Dates: Dec 5th -> Feb 1st (58 days)
Project By: Frost Giant Studios
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Latest News

Stormgate developer Frost Giant Studios is now asking fans to invest in the company

February 19th - via:
After attracting nearly $35 million in an initial round of funding and another $2.3 million on Kickstarter, Stormgate developer Frost Giant Studios is looking to raise even more money, this time by inviting supporters to invest in the company in an upcoming "crowd-equity campaign." (Read More)

Stormgate's Kickstarter Has Gone 2280% Beyond Its Goal

February 2nd - via:
RTS fans everywhere are eagerly awaiting the arrival of Stormgate, one of the most highly anticipated titles to emerge in recent years. Recently, Frost Giant Studios – the game’s creator – took to Kickstarter to share an update, now that the project has been funded far beyond its original goal of $100,000. At present, the crowdfunding efforts have backed up the development of Stormgate by a whopping 2280% over the target – to $2,380,701, to be precise. (Read More)

Update #26: Two Hours to Go... Stormgate Coming to GeForce NOW!

February 1st - via:
Dear Stormgate Founders, As the final countdown begins, we're awash in a sea of excitement and gratitude. With just two hours left in our Kickstarter campaign, we're on the brink of making history together. Here's where we stand: A Historic Milestone... (Read More)

Update #25 - Only 24 Hours to Go! Collector's Edition Now With DOUBLE the Pins!

January 31st - via:
Dear Stormgate Founder family, As the final grains of sand slip through the hourglass, we're down to the last 24 hours of our campaign. It's been an unbelievable journey filled with excitement, anticipation, and overwhelming support from all of you.... (Read More)

Update #24: Less than 48 Hours to Go!

January 30th - via:
Hello, Stormgate Founders, The clock is winding down on the Stormgate Kickstarter campaign–which we see as just the start of our journey together–and we find ourselves with about 40 hours left to welcome even more people to our community. What a... (Read More)

Update #23: Steam Next Fest, more Q&A, and a sneak peek...

January 29th - via:
Hello, Stormgate Founders, With $2M now in our rearview, it’s time to set our sights on the exciting moment ahead that will come soon after the conclusion of this Kickstarter campaign: Steam Next Fest, Feb 5–12. Look for your invite ahead of... (Read More)

New RTS from Warcraft and StarCraft Veterans Surges Past Kickstarter Goals

January 27th - via:
Stormgate, an upcoming real-time strategy game from the veterans of Warcraft and StarCraft, has soared past its Kickstarter funding goals. Developed by Frost Giant Studios, a team comprising former Blizzard employees, the game has successfully raised an astonishing 1875% of its initial target, accumulating over $1.8 million in contributions. (Read More)

Update #22: $2 Million Funded! Next Up: Early Preview of the Editor!

January 24th - via:
Our journey to this point has been nothing short of extraordinary. Reaching our $2 million stretch funding goal is a clear testament to the passion and support of our community. As Founders, you will each play a pivotal role in shaping the future of... (Read More)

Update #21: 20,000 Strong and Q&A Response #1: Campaign

January 18th - via:
Hello, Stormgate Founders!We recently crossed another major milestone – more than 20,000 of you (21,600+) have expressed your support for Stormgate and the future of RTS by backing this project. Thank you!  Last week we put out a call for... (Read More)

Warcraft and StarCraft devs' upcoming RTS game Stormgate manages to raise 1875% of its Kickstarter goal

January 16th - via:
An upcoming RTS game from Warcraft and StarCraft veterans has managed to gain 1875% of its original Kickstarter goal, with just over two weeks left to go on its campaign. (Read More)

StarCraft 2 Devs Invite to Test New Strategy Game

January 15th - via:
Developers from Frost Giants Studios have recently achieved great success. Their Stormgate - free-to-play RTS - achieved its Kickstarter goal in 15 minutes. Some time ago, these veterans, co-responsible for Starcraft 2, announced that they would make the beta version of their game available to all players (closed tests are ongoing), and the fundriser was to make it easier for them. (Read More)

Update #20: Get Ready to Play this February

January 11th - via:
Stormgate Makes Its Public Debut at Steam Next Fest Hello, Stormgate Founders, We have super exciting news to share as we gear up for a major moment in the Stormgate journey. Stormgate will be part of Steam Next Fest!  Steam Next Fest takes place... (Read More)

Update #19 - The Evolution of the Hedgehog (Concept Art)

January 9th - via:
Hi Founders, There was perhaps no unit more loved (and hated) in our latest Stormgate playtest than the Hedgehog. Affectionately referred to as “cars” by our ultra-efficient playtesters, the Hedgehog is the first Vanguard unit produced by the... (Read More)

Update #18 - Submit Your Questions to the Exclusive Stormgate Founder Q&A!

January 7th - via:
Dear Stormgate Founders, We hope 2024 is treating you well and that you’re excited about the journey that awaits us together in Stormgate! As we venture further into the development of our real-time strategy game, we want to keep you in the loop... (Read More)

Welcome to the Year of the RTS!

January 2nd - via:
Hello, Stormgate Founders, We put together this "Imp-ressive" little video to help get you in the mood for the Year of the RTS. We can't wait to welcome you all to Stormgate later this year! Have a great 2024, -The Frost Giant team  (Read More)

Update #16: $1.7M Funded! And the next stretch goal is...

December 29th - via:
Stormgate Founders, We hope you've been safe and healthy during these final days of 2023. Thanks to you, the Stormgate Kickstarter has reached yet another milestone, $1.7M funded. Advanced Hero Customization This additional funding will help us... (Read More)

Update #15: Happy Holidays from Frost Giant Studios!

December 24th - via:
Happy Holidays, Founders, Wishing you and yours a break full of feasting and fun!  (Read More)

Cluck-tastic Update #14: Meet the Chicken Pet!

December 23rd - via:
We hope this holiday update finds you egg-cited to meet a new feather-flapping friend! 🐔 Today, we'd like to introduce you to the latest addition to the Stormgate family – the in-game Chicken pet! Watch the video preview below to see an early... (Read More)

Update #13: Introducing the 3X Ultimate Founder's Pack Bundle

December 20th - via:
Hello Stormgate Founders, 'Tis the season of giving, and now you can give the gift of RTS! We've added a new bundle to the Kickstarter campaign so that you can get the crew ready for Stormgate. The 3X Ultimate Founder's Pack Bundle includes three... (Read More)

Update #12: Predictions for the Stormgate Showdown this Sunday at 11am ET

December 16th - via:
Thank you, Founders! $1.5M is a huge milestone and we thought it would be fun to celebrate it with a quick prediction from Nick “Tasteless” Plott, one half of the casting duo bringing you the Stormgate Showdown. Frost Giant: “Hey, Tasteless.... (Read More)

Update #11: Closing in on 1.5M...Watch the Stormgate Showdown on Sunday at 11 am ET / 4 pm GMT!

December 16th - via:
Hello, Founders! Together, you've pledged nearly $1.5M in support for Stormgate and we are very grateful to all of you--thank you for backing our project, for sending us encouraging messages, and for helping us spread the word about the coming RTS... (Read More)

Kickstarter Update #10: More Signed Collector’s Editions available this weekend

December 13th - via:
Hello, Stormgate Founders, Together, you've crossed 1.4 Million in support of Stormgate and we are incredibly grateful. Many of you have asked us to make more Signed Collector’s Editions available. We did not anticipate how popular our Signed... (Read More)

Kickstarter Update #9: $1.3 Million FUNDED and Our Next Stretch Goal!

December 9th - via:
Stormgate Founders, Thanks to your support, belief in our project, and dashing good looks, we've reached $1.3 million! Take that, stretch goals. We’re going to get ALL the profile portraits. This next stretch goal, at $1.7 million, is a big one:... (Read More)

Stormgate is Launching as an Early Access Game in Summer 2024

December 8th - via:
Developer Frost Giant Studios has released a new trailer for its upcoming real-time strategy game Stormgate. The trailer, shown at The Game Awards 2023, showcases the game’s story and gameplay, while also announcing a Summer 2024 release window for its Early Access release on Steam. (Read More)

Kickstarter Update #8 - Congrats, again! Expanded Bot Personalities are in! Up Next…

December 7th - via:
Hello, Stormgate Founders! We're still riding high on the incredible milestone of hitting one million dollars, and we owe it all to you. Your support has been nothing short of awe-inspiring, and we can't express enough gratitude for making this... (Read More)

Kickstarter Update #7 - Thanks a Million!

December 7th - via:
Hello, Founders! Here's the magic moment! That's Crank (one of our content creator friends in Korea) you hear in the background. He's currently livestreaming Stormgate for his viewers.  You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play... (Read More)

Upcoming real-time strategy game from StarCraft and Warcraft vets has smashed its $100,000 Kickstarter goal by more than 600% in less than 25 hours

December 7th - via:
Former StarCraft and Warcraft are developing a new RTS game, and it's already gained seven times its $100,000 Kickstarter goal in just 24 hours. Stormgate, a free-to-play real-time strategy game for PC, is being developed by Frost Giant Studio, which is made up of various former Blizzard employees. (Read More)

PC Gamer calls Stormgate "One of the best RTS games we've played in years"

December 6th - via:
We thought you might like to see the latest from PC Gamer as they write about their past hands-on experience with Stormgate and the incredible success of this Kickstarter campaign.  Thank you for being a part of this journey.  -The Frost Giant Team... (Read More)

Kickstarter Update #5 - You Raised $900,000 & Unlocked the Next Stretch Goal

December 6th - via:
Hello, Founders! You’ve gathered to form an incredible community of supporters and raised $900,000 to support our plans to deliver an awesome Collector’s Edition of the game and to welcome even more players to our future closed beta tests. In... (Read More)

Kickstarter Update #4 - You did it! $700,000 Achieved & New Stretch Goal Unlocked!

December 6th - via:
Thank you! You've cleared yet another stretch goal--$700,000! Thanks to your efforts, we can tell Tom Watson, Technical Director here at Frost Giant, that his cool prototype for a “Player Assist Tool” is something we’re going to be able to... (Read More)

Kickstarter Update #3 - $500,000! Third Stretch Goal Unlocked!

December 5th - via:
From the entire Frost Giant Studios team, thank you. We could only hope for this level of excitement around our game and you’ve smashed our third stretch goal, reaching an incredible $500,000 in just a few hours! Mutators are an awesome way to... (Read More)

Kickstarter Update #2 - Second Stretch Goal Unlocked!

December 5th - via:
That happened REALLY quickly…it seems like only moments ago we were fully funded, and now you’ve smashed our first stretch goal! It warms our frosty hearts to see so much love for RTS being sent our way. We sincerely appreciate your support. By... (Read More)

Kickstarter Update #1 - FUNDED!

December 5th - via:
You did it! Our project was fully funded in under 15 minutes. By reaching our funding goal, you’ve given us the support we needed to send out physical collector’s editions of Stormgate to backers and welcome even more of you to beta test the game... (Read More)

Stormgate launches Kickstarter for StarCraft-inspired RTS

December 5th - via:
The game is already funded, but Frost Giant Studios are giving fans a way to buy a physical edition of Stormgate. Frost Giant Studios, the developers of Stormgate have launched a new Kickstarter to crowdfund development of the game. The Kickstarter launched on Dec. 6 and quickly surpassed its initial $100,000 goal, quickly soaring towards its stretch goals. (Read More)

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