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Dreamcade Replay - One Console To Rule Them All

A project in Sacramento, CA by Dream Arcades Inc.

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Reclaim Past Video Game Glory with the Dreamcade Replay, the Universal Flashback Console. Play 1,000's of games from dozens of consoles
Backers: 1642
Average Pledge Per Backer: $139

Funded: $228,854 of $30,000
Dates: Jul 16th -> Aug 16th (31 days)
Project By: Dream Arcades Inc.
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February 1st - via: gamasutra.com
A look at the state of video games on the Kickstarter crowdfunding platform. Games represented 26% of all the money pledged in 2017, and 15% of all the funded projects. (Read More)

Final Day To Pledge is SUNDAY night--Not Monday & Another Review!

August 18th - via: kickstarter.com
One of the first things you'll read when researching how to have a well-run campaign is to not end your campaign on a weekend. There's lots of discussion on what day is best to end it, but everyone's in agreement that you should not do so on a... (Read More)

Reviews, Reviews, & More Reviews!

August 16th - via: kickstarter.com
We've had a bunch of media pick-ups the last couple days. First, from Cinelinx, who has covered the Replay several times in the past. They wrote up a great mini-review. Benzinga picked up our annoucement that we reached a quarter of a million dollars... (Read More)

Dreamcade Replay Controller Extravaganza

August 11th - via: kickstarter.com
I think the Replay may have a new record for the most compatible controllers on one console. Here's a short video of us connecting a bunch of controllers to the Replay so you can see just how many controllers it supports, how quick it is to add them,... (Read More)

Thank You & General Update

August 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
As part of our thank you for everyone sticking with us when our Kickstarter was down, we are advancing the Stretch Goals, giving the Steam Integration right now. However, since we are going to hit 100k, we'll offer a second reward for the 100k level.... (Read More)

Hooray, We're Back Online!

August 1st - via: kickstarter.com
This is great news, though it might take a couple of days before we can get a full public update reviewed by the legal people. But we want to thank everyone for standing by us while we were offline. We only lost a few backers while the campaign was... (Read More)

75k and beyond - AKA Steam Integration! (at 100K)

July 27th - via: kickstarter.com
As I type, we're less than 3K away from the 75K goal. Which means we'll be looking at the poll results and announcing more stretch goals soon. I know a lot of people are excited about the 100k Steam integration goal (as are we). Here's what we have... (Read More)

100 Included Games

July 27th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

60K Goal and Backer Poll

July 25th - via: kickstarter.com
We just broke 60k. We're getting into the larger goals now. And we'd like to get your feedback on what sort of things you'd like to see for the larger stretch goals? Not only goals, but are there other rewards you'd like to see:... (Read More)

Great Weekend, Great First Review

July 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Weekends on Kickstarter can be slow--not so for us. We've reached both our $40k and $50k goals! The backers keep rolling in at a very respectable rate. We expect that trend to continue. Look for an update with our big 100K Steam goal soon. Also, our... (Read More)

Stretch Goals

July 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
We've been meaning to write up a detailed post about the stretch goals, since we've almost reached the first, I think it's about time: 40K - Customized Theme Creation Tool - Want a Superhero or Space theme? Don't like the colors or layout? The theme... (Read More)

Yippie, We've Reached our Goal!

July 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Just a quick message to thank everyone for helping to get the word out about our project. Even though we haven't received media coverage from the major sites, we've still reached our goal in less than a week! We're sure a lot of that is due to all of... (Read More)

Reviews are just starting to come in

July 19th - via: kickstarter.com
I've become convinced that press releases are effectively dead. In the past 9 years our results from press releases have steadily fallen. However, we did get a few nice hits on our release today, but the most promising stuff came from reviewers or... (Read More)

Just 24 hours & We're Already Halfway There

July 17th - via: kickstarter.com
We're off to a great start and we haven't even posted a press release yet. We just shipped the first couple prototype units today. And we're doing demos in San Francisco on Thursday, so that stuff should start to hit soon. If your a blogger or media... (Read More)

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