Kaiju Combat - Too Big to Fail!

For the discussion of video games not produced by, or related to, Toho and their films.
User avatar
gottatalktothefake
Futurian
Posts: 1767
Joined: Tue Sep 25, 2018 11:49 am
Location: Isla Nublar, 120 miles West of Costa Rica

Re: Kaiju Combat - Too Big to Fail!

Postby gottatalktothefake » Fri Jun 28, 2019 2:54 pm

This thread is a blast to read through
Legit, every KoTM hater I have ever seen on social media or interacted with are all the same. They are either these young kids to middle aged adults so detached from anything beyond the Japanese films that they can't enjoy anything that doesn't begin with one of the Toho logos. They're the type that would of had no issues with KoTM if it was a Japanese-made production and think films like Godzilla vs. Monster Zero are the pinnacle of human drama.
-MM

User avatar
Kerwell
Ronin
Posts: 13
Joined: Fri May 03, 2013 7:06 am

Re: Kaiju Combat - Too Big to Fail!

Postby Kerwell » Wed Jul 10, 2019 10:53 am


User avatar
_JNavs_
Kwaidan
Posts: 6641
Joined: Fri Jan 11, 2019 7:59 pm
Location: ニューヨーク

Re: Kaiju Combat - Too Big to Fail!

Postby _JNavs_ » Wed Jul 10, 2019 11:15 am

I won't lie, I heard about this game through a youtube video discussing what some rich obsessive kangaroo did to some other people.


Odd.

Added in 1 minute 11 seconds:
Kerwell wrote:https://gematsu.com/2019/07/13am-games-announces-couch-co-op-kaiju-brawler-dawn-of-the-monsters

Mang, ckc looking good.

Mike Mignola 2D art style Kaiju fighting game? Oh yeah, sign me up.
Last edited by _JNavs_ on Wed Jul 10, 2019 11:16 am, edited 1 time in total.
Image
Sith Apprentice. The Tegu King. We Are Legion.

User avatar
Mr_Goji_and_Watch
G-Force Lieutenant
Posts: 2711
Joined: Sun Jul 17, 2016 4:34 pm
Location: キノプレックス
Contact:

Re: Kaiju Combat - Too Big to Fail!

Postby Mr_Goji_and_Watch » Wed Jul 10, 2019 11:36 am

Duncan did nothing lol
Moogabunga wrote:Ive said it before and I'll gladly say it again, this is going to be the best Godzilla film ever and more importantly, its going to be the film that truly makes Godzilla mainstream (and cool)

SoggyNoodles2016 wrote:I'm glad to be a fake fan.

User avatar
ROMG4
Interpol Agent
Posts: 642
Joined: Mon Jan 08, 2018 11:23 am
Location: Monster Island

Re: Kaiju Combat - Too Big to Fail!

Postby ROMG4 » Thu Jul 11, 2019 10:36 am

The sunstone site has been down for about a year now

Even the card game is gone
Image

Never forget tadpole :g2k:
1tisoygoji wrote:Wait, MM was banned?

User avatar
LSD Jellyfish
Keizer
Posts: 7831
Joined: Fri Jan 23, 2015 11:57 pm
Location: 富士山

Re: Kaiju Combat - Too Big to Fail!

Postby LSD Jellyfish » Thu Jul 11, 2019 4:11 pm

ROMG4 wrote:The sunstone site has been down for about a year now

Even the card game is gone

Image
_JNavs_ wrote:The MV is like cheap imitation crabmeat, it tastes good, but it isn't real, while Shin is kino peak Japanese performance.

Rodan95 wrote:The Shobijin are sat on by a fatass explorer and killed. Mothra is pissed and destroys Japan.

User avatar
Living Corpse
Seatopian Daikaiju
Posts: 11599
Joined: Sat Dec 27, 2014 10:49 pm

Re: Kaiju Combat - Too Big to Fail!

Postby Living Corpse » Thu Jul 11, 2019 4:34 pm

Shame nothing came of it, there were some cool ideas like a haunted mansion sprouting arms and a face cause the ghouls & ghosts got tired of been usurp by kaiju as the thing to be feared and were gonna fight them on their terms.

Added in 2 minutes 12 seconds:
Kerwell wrote:https://gematsu.com/2019/07/13am-games-announces-couch-co-op-kaiju-brawler-dawn-of-the-monsters

Mang, ckc looking good.


I'll give it shot.

Assuming it comes out.
Last edited by Living Corpse on Thu Jul 11, 2019 4:36 pm, edited 1 time in total.
Image

User avatar
gottatalktothefake
Futurian
Posts: 1767
Joined: Tue Sep 25, 2018 11:49 am
Location: Isla Nublar, 120 miles West of Costa Rica

Re: Kaiju Combat - Too Big to Fail!

Postby gottatalktothefake » Fri Jul 12, 2019 12:14 am

what went wrong?

I'm genuinely curious as to what caused this thing to fail so miserably
Legit, every KoTM hater I have ever seen on social media or interacted with are all the same. They are either these young kids to middle aged adults so detached from anything beyond the Japanese films that they can't enjoy anything that doesn't begin with one of the Toho logos. They're the type that would of had no issues with KoTM if it was a Japanese-made production and think films like Godzilla vs. Monster Zero are the pinnacle of human drama.
-MM

User avatar
LSD Jellyfish
Keizer
Posts: 7831
Joined: Fri Jan 23, 2015 11:57 pm
Location: 富士山

Re: Kaiju Combat - Too Big to Fail!

Postby LSD Jellyfish » Fri Jul 12, 2019 12:38 am

gottatalktothefake wrote:what went wrong?

I'm genuinely curious as to what caused this thing to fail so miserably

I believe there was a tragic event involve Simon`s family. Which makes sense as why something would cease production.

There`s some other things that happened that turned it into sour grapes.
_JNavs_ wrote:The MV is like cheap imitation crabmeat, it tastes good, but it isn't real, while Shin is kino peak Japanese performance.

Rodan95 wrote:The Shobijin are sat on by a fatass explorer and killed. Mothra is pissed and destroys Japan.

User avatar
Smuggers
G-Force Lieutenant
Posts: 2321
Joined: Sat Jul 14, 2012 3:29 pm
Location: 連邦王国

Re: Kaiju Combat - Too Big to Fail!

Postby Smuggers » Fri Jul 12, 2019 1:47 am

gottatalktothefake wrote:what went wrong?

I'm genuinely curious as to what caused this thing to fail so miserably

Can't really be bothered to type out everything that happened right now (There's a lot) but basically: Simon Strange. This whole ship was ran very incompetently, and after so many setbacks and delays, the environment artist died which threw off Simon's development schedule (I also believe he ran out of money?) and he put the game on ice indefinitely. While the man's death is tragic, effectively using it as a get out of jail free card to never deliver on what you promised people has never sat right with me. I'm surprised the backers never made a big stink about this, but then again he's tried to keep this as quiet as possible with killing the forums and never announcing the state of the game in an update email or on the Kickstarter page.
BARAGONBREH wrote:This website is a disturbing commentary on the state of reading comprehension today.

goji89 wrote:Its common courtesy to ask people if they can be quoted.

User avatar
LSD Jellyfish
Keizer
Posts: 7831
Joined: Fri Jan 23, 2015 11:57 pm
Location: 富士山

Re: Kaiju Combat - Too Big to Fail!

Postby LSD Jellyfish » Fri Jul 12, 2019 1:53 am

Smuggers wrote:
gottatalktothefake wrote:what went wrong?

I'm genuinely curious as to what caused this thing to fail so miserably

Can't really be bothered to type out everything that happened right now (There's a lot) but basically: Simon Strange. This whole ship was ran very incompetently, and after so many setbacks and delays, the environment artist died which threw off Simon's development schedule (I also believe he ran out of money?) and he put the game on ice indefinitely. While the man's death is tragic, effectively using it as a get out of jail free card to never deliver on what you promised people has never sat right with me. I'm surprised the backers never made a big stink about this, but then again he's tried to keep this as quiet as possible with killing the forums and never announcing the state of the game in an update email or on the Kickstarter page.


Yeah, the other thing is that they were quick to start focusing less on the game, and more of things like the fan made Kaiju and the card game.
_JNavs_ wrote:The MV is like cheap imitation crabmeat, it tastes good, but it isn't real, while Shin is kino peak Japanese performance.

Rodan95 wrote:The Shobijin are sat on by a fatass explorer and killed. Mothra is pissed and destroys Japan.

User avatar
Kaiju-King42
Kwaidan
Posts: 6512
Joined: Mon Dec 19, 2011 10:34 pm
Location: Monster Island

Re: Kaiju Combat - Too Big to Fail!

Postby Kaiju-King42 » Fri Jul 12, 2019 3:27 am

Hey, the game taught me the valuable lesson to never take online schemes like kickstarters and patreons seriously again. Counts for something.
Last edited by Kaiju-King42 on Fri Jul 12, 2019 3:27 am, edited 1 time in total.
JAGzilla wrote:Somebody skreeonking sig this. :lol:

User avatar
Stump Feet
Futurian
Posts: 1831
Joined: Sun Jun 23, 2019 10:45 am

Re: Kaiju Combat - Too Big to Fail

Postby Stump Feet » Fri Jul 12, 2019 10:48 am

Kaiju-King42 wrote:Hey, the game taught me the valuable lesson to never take online schemes like kickstarters and patreons seriously again. Counts for something.

Hey, at least you made a pretty cool Mothman kaiju :P
*Looks at GKOTM’s box office numbers*
Long Live The Sting

User avatar
Kaiju-King42
Kwaidan
Posts: 6512
Joined: Mon Dec 19, 2011 10:34 pm
Location: Monster Island

Re: Kaiju Combat - Too Big to Fail

Postby Kaiju-King42 » Fri Jul 12, 2019 11:08 am

Stump Feet wrote:
Kaiju-King42 wrote:Hey, the game taught me the valuable lesson to never take online schemes like kickstarters and patreons seriously again. Counts for something.

Hey, at least you made a pretty cool Mothman kaiju :P


I never made a Mothman kaiju. Mine was "Taligon".

https://kaijucombat.fandom.com/wiki/Taligon
Last edited by Kaiju-King42 on Fri Jul 12, 2019 11:09 am, edited 2 times in total.
JAGzilla wrote:Somebody skreeonking sig this. :lol:

User avatar
tyrantgoji
Kwaidan
Posts: 5504
Joined: Thu Sep 20, 2018 12:52 pm
Location: Nebula of the Orion

Re: Kaiju Combat - Too Big to Fail

Postby tyrantgoji » Fri Jul 12, 2019 11:18 am

Kaiju-King42 wrote:
Stump Feet wrote:
Kaiju-King42 wrote:Hey, the game taught me the valuable lesson to never take online schemes like kickstarters and patreons seriously again. Counts for something.

Hey, at least you made a pretty cool Mothman kaiju :P


I never made a Mothman kaiju. Mine was "Taligon".

https://kaijucombat.fandom.com/wiki/Taligon


wait, that was you?!
Image

A guy who randomly stumbled upon this place one day, invested much too much time into it, and now appears to be stuck here for all eternity..and strangely enough, i do not regret it!

User avatar
Godzillian
Kwaidan
Posts: 5789
Joined: Fri Jul 05, 2013 9:36 pm

Re: Kaiju Combat - Too Big to Fail!

Postby Godzillian » Fri Jul 12, 2019 11:29 am

is the guy behind still at G-fest swearing it's totally gonna happen and that he just needs some more time and money? lol
Image

User avatar
Kaiju-King42
Kwaidan
Posts: 6512
Joined: Mon Dec 19, 2011 10:34 pm
Location: Monster Island

Re: Kaiju Combat - Too Big to Fail

Postby Kaiju-King42 » Fri Jul 12, 2019 11:38 am

tyrantgoji wrote:
Kaiju-King42 wrote:
Stump Feet wrote:Hey, at least you made a pretty cool Mothman kaiju :P


I never made a Mothman kaiju. Mine was "Taligon".

https://kaijucombat.fandom.com/wiki/Taligon


wait, that was you?!


Yeah, I'm listed in the "Creator" bit in the link. :P
JAGzilla wrote:Somebody skreeonking sig this. :lol:

User avatar
Stump Feet
Futurian
Posts: 1831
Joined: Sun Jun 23, 2019 10:45 am

Re: Kaiju Combat - Too Big to Fail

Postby Stump Feet » Fri Jul 12, 2019 1:36 pm

Kaiju-King42 wrote:
Stump Feet wrote:
Kaiju-King42 wrote:Hey, the game taught me the valuable lesson to never take online schemes like kickstarters and patreons seriously again. Counts for something.

Hey, at least you made a pretty cool Mothman kaiju :P


I never made a Mothman kaiju. Mine was "Taligon".

https://kaijucombat.fandom.com/wiki/Taligon

Aw my apologies, I thought you created Azrael or whatever his name was :lol:
*Looks at GKOTM’s box office numbers*
Long Live The Sting

User avatar
miguelnuva
Seatopian Daikaiju
Posts: 12918
Joined: Fri Jul 30, 2010 6:32 pm

Re: Kaiju Combat - Too Big to Fail!

Postby miguelnuva » Sat Jul 13, 2019 1:47 am

So are people out there money for this project now? Guess Lamango's ti-raid was simply premature.
You can put it on my Tombstone Mothra vs Godzilla> Gojira
my personal take

Shadow Area 1-0

User avatar
UltramanGoji
Seatopian Daikaiju
Posts: 15305
Joined: Fri Dec 31, 2010 11:40 am
Location: Western New York
Contact:

Re: Kaiju Combat - Too Big to Fail!

Postby UltramanGoji » Sat Jul 13, 2019 5:05 am

Kaiju-King42 wrote:Hey, the game taught me the valuable lesson to never take online schemes like kickstarters and patreons seriously again. Counts for something.


Kickstarters and Patreons are two completely different beasts.
Image


Return to “Video Game Hub”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests