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2012-06-13 08:44:26

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com Author Neal Stephenson has created a Kickstarter page along with Seattle-based Subutai to develop a PC-based dueling swordsman game. According to the Kickstarter page, Stephenson will need to raise $500,000 to develop Clang, which will incorporate realistic sword fighting with motion controllers, or "Guitar Hero with swords." So far, Clang has raised about $230,000 to get the game up and running, and still has until July 9 to get the rest of the funds...

2012-01-31 15:00:00

SEATTLE, Jan. 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Black Hat, produced by UBM TechWeb, has announced that renowned speculative fiction writer Neal Stephenson will be interviewed in a keynote Q&A at this year's 15 year anniversary event. Black Hat USA 2012 is expected to host more than 6500 high-level security professionals for the most timely, actionable security presentations of the year. Black Hat is the world's biggest and most important family of information security events, and...

2010-09-01 07:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Bestselling authors Neal Stephenson and Greg Bear, along with Subutai Corporation, announced today the launch of The Mongoliad, the first digital novel on a social book platform. A speculative fiction novel set against the Mongol invasion of Europe in the 13th century, The Mongoliad follows a small band of warriors and mystics in a ripping tale of action and adventure set at a time when the Mongol horde's conquest of Europe seemed inevitable. Key to...