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Inherit the Earth: Sand and Shadows

A project in Costa Mesa, CA by Wyrmkeep Entertainment

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A completely new Inherit the Earth game by the creators of the original. Help us continue the adventure and create a great game.
Backers: 443
Average Pledge Per Backer: $65

Funded: $28,913 of $160,000
Dates: Jul 16th -> Aug 20th (35 days)
Project By: Wyrmkeep Entertainment
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Latest News

Doubling Down: Games With Multiple Kickstarter Campaigns

April 17th - via:
Kickstarter is a popular crowdfunding site that allows people to get their ideas funded. Not all are successful on the first try. Why does this happen? (Read More)

Winding Down and Wallpapers

August 11th - via:
It is fairly obvious at this point that this funding drive is not going to be a success. So, where do we go from here? First, I would like to thank everyone who backed Inherit the Earth: Sand and Shadows. Part of that thanks will include a set of... (Read More)

Amla, an young Otter

August 9th - via:
Today I want to introduce a completely new character appearing in Inherit the Earth: Sand and Shadows: Amla. This Otter child appears in the later part of the game and provides Rif with some useful tidbits of information to help him in his quest.  (Read More)

Len, an Elk guardsman

August 7th - via:
A short update for today. One of the characters crossing-over from the webcomic to the new game is a young Elk guardsman. In the comic he is only known as "the corporal," but tentatively he will be named "Len" in the game. Len will be teaching Rif a... (Read More)

Artist Profile: Julie Butler

August 4th - via:
Julie Butler a.k.a. Falkurneeze has been the artist on the Inherit the Earth webcomic since July 2011. A long time fan of the original game, to say that she was pleased to have an opportunity to work on Inherit the Earth: Sand and Shadows would... (Read More)

New animations and on promoting the project

August 3rd - via:
Ed and Julie have created new animations of Rif, Okk and Rhene. These animations are closer in style to the original game then the preliminary art appearing previously. A walk-through of the demo has been recorded, and that video can found on the... (Read More)

Artist Profile: Ed Lacabanne

July 31st - via:
Ed Lacabanne has been a professional game artist since the early '90s. In fact, his first commercial project was Inherit the Earth: Quest for the Orb released in 1994. Here is Ed. He was the primary storyboard artist for the original game and the... (Read More)

We've got characters

July 27th - via:
Here is some additional, spoiler-free information about the Inherit the Earth: Sand and Shadows. There are 36 characters with speaking parts in the game. This includes Rif, Rhene, Eeah, Okk, Elara, Sandy and a few other familiar faces, plus many new... (Read More)

New Reward Tier: Your name in-game!

July 22nd - via:
The first week of the Kickstarter has come and gone. Although it would have been a nice surprise to already be funded at this point, we are in this for the long haul! As promised in the last update, there is a new¬† reward tier: SCRIBE - your real or... (Read More)

Every adventure begins with a first step

July 18th - via:
I would like to start by thanking all of the Inherit the Earth: Sand and Shadows early backers. Thanks! I have been in discussion with the artists about how we can add a new reward tier to allow more backers to have a "presence" in the game but at a... (Read More)

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