emergency! -- UPDATE:FIXED
Aargh! Please don't update the console ! Due to a mainline kernel update the system can stop booting from the sd-card. While preparing a new update i have run into... Read more
Finish line.. life signs (yep NASA found 7 exoplanets) and updates :)
i think it is time for a life-sign update. Some of you may track Facebook too but even there it got a bit silent.. But the silence is... Read more
Getting is believing - and a big update for Amiga fans : )
welcome to another summary of the latest additions, upcoming updates and bonus gifts for your to make the waiting less painful.
One sentence about the waiting time:
It... Read more
Late christmas gift and some hints
I hope you had a wonderfull christmas time!
Meanwhile some people got the indieGO! already and based on their feedback there have been some updates.
It is possible that your... Read more
Small status update and an invitation
I get a lot of email requests about when his or her console will be send out. I can't answer everyone because I loose time on doing so :... Read more
Shipping impressions, last minute UK only 2 days delay and Live streams
I hope you have a nice Sunday.
The first backers have got a tracking number, everyone else has to be "strong" I am doing my best.
While packing some uk... Read more
Z like Zoltan and indieGO goes floppy
All "near future" console owners should have now an email.. expect one which I need to contact via Kickstarter because my emails don't reach him.
If I have... Read more
Brave readers of the comment section may know it already! The waiting time for the WEEE-Number is over! So the bureaucracy nightmare is over.
Today I had to clarify some... Read more
Not everyone is in sleep mode
we are still missing the WEEE-number but we have positive signals.
1. They took money from my account
2. I had a phone call at friday where they... Read more
we are still waiting for the WEEE- number.. Normally at this point we would promote the console and get a growing user base... well.. Let's try to make... Read more
i hope you can enjoy the weather : ) It is so hot here that I am melting.. Due to the unplanned delay because of the WEEE-registration I... Read more
OMG! Evoke is happening this weekend!
Is someone coming?
Fabio can't attend so I will go alone and show the indieGO! Thank you demo running on an indieGO!
AEROS... Read more
Software side of things and supporting each other : )
this is just a short update about software news.. But I hope you like it anyway
As you know you can get VIP-Status at www.ares-shop.de which will give you better... Read more
While waiting for the WEEE registration...
as you know we just need the WEEE registration number to start shipping.. I have around 70 consoles left which need to be finished yet. 33 of them are... Read more
One step left..
I know you can't await to get your console delivered. Trust me I can't wait too : )
I have used the last week to fine-tune and update/test stuff on... Read more
Box trolls would be proud if they could live in them
Just a short update:
Yesterday I've got the boxes without a warning . A big thank you to my wife for carrying them in while I have been at work.... Read more
The last week - again some small problems but solved already
a bit later than planned here we go with another status update with everything which happened after the last one.
I've got to the Projekt Lila CDROM-Master and visited... Read more
Small updates ... getting close
the last week(s) have been an up and down with some turbulences and a bit of stress : )
As you know I had trouble to get USB-cables in... Read more
as promised here is a new update with more infos about the latest things going on.
Deliveries of components
During the last days and weeks I have been busy... Read more
Short update : )
Hi, I am still summarizing the last steps and news... But a few minutes ago the cases have arrived so I would like to share the info : )
Blu-ray option and AEROS for Raspberry Pi 3
as promised you can now order a Blu-ray replacement drive for the indieGO! http://www.ares-shop.de/product_info.php?language=en&products_id=75
Please use the "Pick-up" option to save shipping costs since it comes built-in with your... Read more
Tanks Furry indieGO! Edition - grab it now if you like.
in "theory" everyone who backed us on Kickstarter by pledging for a console bundle should have got an email from Backerkit today. It is a bit cryptic but... Read more
Updated AmigaRacer and Projekt Lila clip
i have to say sorry to the guy behind Amiga Racer : ) "Sorry Michael!"
I have shared an video about an outdated version.. the game is still under... Read more
81% answered the Backerkit survey - smaller updates
some of you should find an email about AmiCloud and access to the Backer section on www.indiego-gaming.com.
Some will get access at a later point because they don't have... Read more
meanwhile we have added a few options like a 1TB hard-drive and the option to choose if you want us to put the decals on your console or just... Read more
You've got mail! Survey-time!
It took a while but now the backerkit page is available and you should have got an email already!
If not you can also just click here and type your... Read more
BackerKit surveys are coming!
After a few hours of pure drama we can now look ahead : )
We will send an email with a special link to BackerKit surveys . It is important... Read more
Oh my goddess : ) someone may loose his job
The following is no joke... it is real life : )
Kickstarter uses a Cloud service to send money around the globe. "the currency cloud"... wohoooo!
The services includes a... Read more
AmigaFuture 119 preview
The AmigaFuture is a "paper" magazine about Amiga available in english and german.
Just click on the Image for a english and german preview of the next issue.
AEROS for indieGO! includes now AmiCloud and AmigaRacer
As soon Kickstarter has done its job we can invite you directly to try out the latest AEROS build : )
The video uses another song which will be also... Read more
indiegogo has contacted and invited us to make use of the inDemand service which allows to take preorders : )
So the indieGO! is now also on indieGOGO!... Read more
Thank you + Next Steps
Thank you for making our project a reality! A few things need to happen before we can kick off production and fulfillment.
Here's a quick rundown:
First, Kickstarter needs to... Read more
Final Hours ! - More decals and a Forum
We're now in the last 10 hours of our campaign! We'd like to thank all of our backers for making this project such an amazing success!
The project is currently... Read more
More decals to choose from - made by one of our backers!
Gogo-Gadgeto power decals ! We are impressed ! The first community job : )
More decals can be found in Update #11
Thank you Kai! Your decals are amazing !... Read more
Stretch goal reached ! And another release on indieGO! CDROM
you've made it again! We have reached the 55.000€ Stretch goal!
Every console will now include 3 games extra from Piko Interactive.
We are glad to announce another game... Read more
Are you interested in 3D / VR glasses ?
The Oculus rift has started a hype about VR gaming and a lot of their backers can now be quite happy because they've got it at a much lower price... Read more
How backerkit works and some general updates
we are currently working on the Backerkit page which will help us and you to manage add-ons and shipping.
Also things like color options, decals and additional add-ons can... Read more
More games and another gift
Besides Projekt Lila we have 2 more games in the pipeline for Amiga (68k) and indieGO!
One Alien Breen inspired top down shooter called "Oh No! More Aliens" which is... Read more
Let's talk about launch titles
While you are free to run your own roms, we will offer an alternate and legal way with a steady growing library in our App Store. Each console comes with... Read more
Another manic monday : )
Well this monday isn't that bad.. we have a reason to celebrate and can show you progress for 2 games playable on the indieGO! (both available as add-on)
We have... Read more
Retrode2 allows to run original MegaDrive/Genesis and SNES/Super Famicom cartridges with the indieGO!
We are glad to announce a new add-on for our Backers:
The Retrode is the world’s bestest USB adapter for vintage video games. Play your 16-bit console games on your... Read more
Homework for our backers : )
We would like to know your favorite game series or single game.
You can name games for consoles or home computers/ PC.
We will add playable demos, shareware and public... Read more
Support our friend's Kickstarter - and a information four those aiming for the OS reward
Hi Friends, I’d like to share some exciting news.
Our friend David, a surgeon resident in Philadelphia, is launching a digital magazine app here on Kickstarter, and it's something we... Read more
Stretch goal alert! : ) - Introduction of the worlds most advanced Emulation Laucher
Thank you again ! We've reached the 45000€ stretch goal which means that you can test your mind with our game G.E.M.Z .
The next stretch goal is about... Read more
Putting an Hard-drive into the indieGO!
We have been asked if it is possible to install an Hard-drive.
The answer is yes but you would need an S-ATA to USB adapter to connect the drive with... Read more
プロジェクト：パープル - Introducing Projekt Lila - an indieGO! game
I am glad to announce a new joint-venture which will help to speed up development of my game project for Amiga and indieGO! called
プロジェクト：パープル / Projekt: Lila(german, Lila... Read more
Welcome to stretch goal paradise
Yabadadooooo! Another stretch goal has been reached : )
Every backer who qualifies for a console bundle will get AmiCloud (the service which is used to provide indieGO! gamers 25GB... Read more
Managing surveys and add-ons made easy for you and us
We've partnered up with Backerkit for a smooth, streamline experience for your checkout. Backerkit is a great partner to have to help us coordinate your accessories and upgrades.
You will... Read more
Mythbusters, Spectrum emulation and a new pre-installed game from almighty Retroguru crew!
Just Wow.. : ) Prolog end. Just kidding.. We would like to thank you for your great support and ideas and all the positive feedback of other developers... Read more
Stretch goal bonanza - Or a taste of digital culture and clouds : )
meanwhile we have surpassed another stretch goal and came close to the next one!
This week we will add 2 add-ons and 2 limited ultimate packs! Stay tuned!... Read more
Tanks Furry Special Edition is now part of every console bundle
Do you remember Tanks (Battle City) on the NES? Yes? I can say that I loved it in 2 player mode. If you liked this game too, you will love... Read more
Helping children while enjoying retro gaming is awesome : ) Here is your chance!
We would like to support the Pittsburgh Retro Gaming convention by offering 20 of our backers instant cashback for 1 Ticket to the convention. Just use the comment function below... Read more
Another stretch goal reached : ) Vroom!
everyday is a day to celebrate ! We have met another goal and this means that every console bundle will include a small scratch off card worth of 15€... Read more
Ay, caramaba! Next stretch goal is coming near
Dear Backers we would like to thank you again for your continuous support with sharing the campaign. The next stretch goal is in sight!
Feel free to request and... Read more
A free game more to play with and more stretch goals
Tadaaa! Another day, another stretch goal : )
Yesterday we have announced more stretch goals (see update 19) today we will show you the prequel to Tales of Gorluth II... Read more
Stretch goals - a box - and even more stretch goals
Dear backers, we hope that you had a good start in 2016.
We are sure to hit the next stretch goal during the next days (20.000€) and so we start... Read more
How much Commodore can you handle ? Let's revive the C64 and Amiga on your TV
We have been asked if we will include C64 emulation and also "original Amiga Kickstart".
You will get both! We have licensed C64 Basic and Floppy drive Romsand also... Read more
We wish you a happy new year!
We wish you all the best for 2016!
Enjoy this night!
We have decided to offer a affiliate program where you can earn 10% cashback for referrals which to a... Read more
The indieGO! comes with Android(™) - It is just a reboot away
Jetzt ist die Katze aus dem Sack - Now the cat is out of the bag
Of course we can't ignore the relevance of Android(™).. But we wan't to keep... Read more
Back from the interview - small update before the bigger one (the Kamehameha of updates)
As mentioned in the last Update I've had a Interview and a small photo-session at a regional Newspaper office (http://www.derwesten.de) . The article should be ready early 2016... What a... Read more
In the media - and general info about our understanding of the word 'service'
The indieGO! campaign has been featured in several articles online.
Tomorrow I am invited to a local office of WAZ a german Newspaper and with "der Westen" also a online... Read more
May the force be with you : )
Don't worry! No spoilers : )
A few more preinstalled demos to play along with:
May the force be with you
Stretch goal #2 reached !
you did it again! Together we've reached stretch goal 2.
Wifi and Bluetooth support will now be inside every indieGO!
Watch Youtube, listen to music and access your... Read more
Individualize your indieGO!
we've discussed the possibility to allow individualization of the console. Some of us love the idea : )
The result is that we have licensed 19 images(+1 indieGO!... Read more
Introducing a new game "Tales of Golurth II"
We are on track to reach the 2nd stretch goal "wifi and bluetooth" for all.
In our last update before Christmas we are proud to introduce you a new game... Read more
Stretch goal #1 reached !
OOOPS! You did it again!
Our backers can now choose their favorite colored case : )
Also we will release the final STL-files of the 3D-printed parts to mount... Read more
We're 109% funded!
..... shakeadelic :)
Today was a busy day.. It was not only a monday, nope on top the last one before christmas.. So we had a lot to do. Being... Read more
Our friends at AmigaTec inc. would like to support our project and will do a indieGO!-Version of Amiga Racer!
Amiga Racer is as the name indicates a Racing game. It is still under heavy development and so the screenshot doesn’t show the final result.
Don’t worry! It will not... Read more
More storage is fine but more games are even better!
We have been asked if the package offers plug-and-play or if it is a sort of geek-device which needs some work from the user...
Be assured you can just plug... Read more
Awesome! We've surpassed the 60% mark! - Updated rewards
Thank you to all supporters! This weekend I will announce a new game which will be availble for free!
But let us think about what we have already : )... Read more
What is Exagear? And another reason why indieGO! is a good deal
Awesome guys! We have still 58 days to go and you supported us with over 40%!
Some people told us that our desriptions is way to technical and some may... Read more
Jim Power in Mutant Planet and a exclusive piano edition of the title theme
Thank you to all our supporters! This was a great start! 30% at day one is great.
I would like to point out and give some details about the Jim... Read more
The first day (or night)
Woooooowwwiiiiiieeeeeee (screaming like R2D2)
Yesterday I've decided to launch the campaign. This was a few minutes before going to bed.. Now I woke up and BAM! 18% are backed already!!!... Read more