Lonesome Village | Cute puzzle-filled life simulator by Ogre Pixel

Pledged: MX$330
Rewards: Digital copy of the game (Steam), Name in the credits, Backer Discord role, Wallpapers
Kickstarter start date: September 18, 2020
Kickstarter funded on: October 18, 2020
Estimated delivery date: October 2021

Context:

Backed this game because of the cute animal characters, gameplay, and it looked like another wholesome keanu chungus reddit gold moment all around.

Result:

TBA.

Haiku, the Robot – A Cute Robot Metroidvania by Mister Morris

Pledged: £17 GBP
Rewards: Wallpapers, Digital world map with secrets and easter eggs, Name in the credits, Backer-only Discord role, Digital copy of the game, Project updates and videos
Kickstarter start date: September 7, 2020
Kickstarter funded on: October 10, 2020
Estimated delivery date: October 2021

Context:

Backed this project because of its pixel art style and colour scheme.

Result:

TBA.

Ashina: The Red Witch by Stranga

Pledged: $25 AUD
Rewards: Digital copy of the game, Digital soundtrack, Name in the credits
Kickstarter start date: July 18, 2020
Kickstarter funded on: August 17, 2020
Estimated delivery date: January 2021

Context:

Backed this game because of its gameplay, art style, and the fact it was surprisingly made in Adventure Game Studio, over something else like RPG Maker, for instance.

Result:

TBA.

VR Giants by Wolfgang Tschauko

Pledged: €19 EUR
Rewards: “Thank You” letter from the developer, Wallpapers, Access to “Backer” Discord channel, Name in the credits, Digital copy of the game
Kickstarter start date: July 14, 2020
Kickstarter funded on: August 14, 2020
Estimated delivery date: October 2021

Context:

Backed this game because I knew I was getting a VR headset in the future, and the concept of one giant player waving their controllers around helping a smaller player with a gamepad was neat when I first saw it on Reddit.

Now if only I had someone to play it with.

Result:

TBA.

Your Friend is Sad by Jason Anarchy

Pledged: $55 CAD + $10 CAD shipping
Rewards: Physical card game, Print and play, “Life Meeple”, Surprise slip cover, Die-cut sticker, All reached stretch goals
Kickstarter start date: June 8, 2020
Kickstarter funded on: July 9, 2020
Estimated delivery date: March 2021

Context:

I recognized some of the artists behind this card game project, including Shen Comix, Extra Fabulous Comics, KC Green, Explosm (Cyanide & Happiness), Mr. Lovenstein, etc., so I decided to back this card game as they were involved.

Result:

TBA.