Tales of the Rampant Coyote

Adventures in Indie Gaming!

Defender’s Quest! You Got Your Tower Defense in my RPG!

Posted by Rampant Coyote on April 9, 2013

I’m a sucker for Tower Defense games.  It’s sort of a subgenre of Real Time Strategy games (which I’m also a fan of, but I don’t have the devotion to play very competitively). In fact, I have heard that they got their start as user-created mods / levels for Warcraft III and other RTS games. […]

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Is it an Original Sin, or Simply Forsaken Virtue?

Posted by Rampant Coyote on April 8, 2013

The sale on Frayed Knights: The Skull of S’makh-Daon continues this week, for 50% off here and on Desura.  Just in case you were wondering, unlike Sim City or Diablo III or the rumored next-gen XBox, Frayed Knights never requires you to be online in order to play. I’m getting to the point where I’m […]

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Indie Gamers and Hipsters… And Name a Frayed Knights 2 Character!

Posted by Rampant Coyote on April 5, 2013

Hey folks! The sale on Frayed Knights: The Skull of S’makh-Daon continues! 50% off until the 16th. That’s the day after tax day for us U.S. dwellers. If you are trying to figure out what to do with your weekend, this is a great choice!  And guess what? It NEVER requires you to be online […]

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Time’s Almost Up For Crowdfunding Some CRPGs I Hope Won’t Suck…

Posted by Rampant Coyote on April 4, 2013

Just ‘cuz time is getting short on some games that I actually expect to kick some serious butt in the not-too-distant-future… But as with all things Kickstarter… these things may turn out to be nothing more than a waste of money.  But entering their final hours. All of these companies have track records of releasing […]

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RIP LucasArts

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My birthday is over, but the party continues!  Frayed Knights: The Skull of S’makh-Daon is on sale for 50% off right now via this site, and also Desura.  Even though I’ve been at the indie thing for a long time and know how it works, I’m still surprised at how many people I’d expect to […]

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The Rampant Games Sale & Give-Away Continues! Day 2!

Posted by Rampant Coyote on April 3, 2013

Wow! First off, I want to thank everybody who sent me birthday well-wishes yesterday through all kinds of different methods. You guys rock. I appreciate it. For the record – in spite of it being a workday at Ye Olde Day Job (I need to sell a LOT more games to leave that one behind), […]

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Rampant Coyote’s Birthday Bash! You are all invited! Get Free Stuff!

Posted by Rampant Coyote on April 2, 2013

Today is my birthday. I feel like partying.  How about you? As much as I’d love to invite you all to the Brazilian churrascaria where I shall be dining tonight with my family, we’ll have to settle on something else. So here’s what we can do. Frayed Knights: The Skull of S’makh-Daon remains my pride […]

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Interview with a Priest of Pokmor-Xang

Posted by Rampant Coyote on April 1, 2013

Here is a special interview for April 1st. Because this kind of in-depth background is the sort of thing that makes the world of Frayed Knights come alive.  (And as a reminder, check back tomorrow for some Frayed Knights – related Stuff Happening). Birz Flemmins is a priest of Pokmor Xang. Or, rather, a former […]

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