GameStick smashes Kickstarter goal

Pint-sized console obliterates Kickstarter funding aim

January 5, 2013
GameStick

The USB-sized GameStick console has already reached its Kickstarter campaign goal, with 28 days left to spare.

The campaign required $100,000, but the team over at PlayJam have accumulated over $150,000 in backing (and counting).

“Thank you so much to the Kickstarter Community for helping us reach our goal on just Day 2!! We are humbled and excited! What a start to the New Year,”, said PlayJam on the Kickstarter page.

The GameStick is PlayJam’s shot at a new Android-based gaming device.

The GameStick plugs directly into the HDMI slot of most modern HD TVs, and the developers are saying that they have at least 200 games that will work on the GameStick.

The controller was also an important facet of developing the GameStick, and looks somewhat like the Wii’s classic controller.

So now that things look like they’re happening for PlayJam, will you be picking up a GameStick?

GameStick Kickstarter

Source: Kickstarter

Related articles:

USB-sized Android console hits Kickstarter

LG laser TV projector provides 100-inch viewing

Ouya devkits shipping this month

Square Enix announces Final Fantasy III for Ouya

Ouya console signs release deal with OnLive

Tags: Android, Android console, gadget, GameStick, GameStick console, headline, Kickstarter

Shutterstock is the image partner of MyGaming – technology images can be found here

Poll

Should all downloadable content (DLC) be free?

View Results

Loading ... Loading ...

Latest News

Telkom 100Mbps fibre-to-the-home coming in December

Fibre

Telkom has announced the commercial launch date of its wholesale fibre broadband product

How to pimp your brain with video games

Brain

Whether playing video games has negative effects is something that has been debated for 30 years, in much the same way that rock and roll, television, and even the novel faced much the same criticisms in their time

Best gaming deals this week

ryse son of rome

Wallets of the world, unite! These games aren’t going to buy themselves.

The Crew pre-order price roundup

The Crew

Fancy a bit of MMO open-world racing?

X

Newsletter Subscription

Name
Email *
Enter the following to confirm your subscription *
Captcha image


Free MyGaming Newsletter:
Subscribe
X
bool(true)