STARWHAL: Just the Tip

A project in Ottawa, Canada by Breakfall

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Retro, epic narwhal battle in space! The heart-piercing action is furious and unrelenting. STARWHAL will change your life.
Backers: 1243
Average Pledge Per Backer: $20

Funded: $24,450 of $15,000
Dates: Nov 27th -> Dec 27th (30 days)
Project By: Breakfall
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Latest News

Starwhal: Just the Tip. Out of Early Access. Still Awesome

October 10th - via:
Now, it’s entirely possible that you guys read my original article about Starwhal: Just the Tip, and you may have even been around when they added an ice cream outfit, but today, I’m here to talk about something a little more special. Starwhal: Just the Tip saw its full release recently, rocketing it out of the creamy, gooey, completely unpleasant Bog of Eternal Stench that is Early Access into the equally creamy and gooey (but extremely pleasurable) Bog of Eternal Dream Backflips that is full, completed game-hood. (Read More)

Starwhal: Just The Tip – Early Access Review

March 24th - via:
Starwhal: Just the Tip is the single most fun multiplayer experience I’ve had since my days of playing split-screen Twisted Metal in my bedroom. In a world that is slowly forgetting about how important local multiplayer can be, Starwhal is a bright, flamboyant, gloriously incandescent reminder of why we love playing multiplayer, and its pick-up-and-play nature and limitless tail-smacking fun will bring you right back to those bright and awesome times. (Read More)

Mission Accomplished!

December 27th - via:
It’s here at the finish line that we owe all of you a huge thanks for your support! It’s actually staggering how much our friends and family supported us for this crazy adventure. It warms our little combat-ready hearts. The devoted fans have... (Read More)

Next Stretch Goal Reached!

December 25th - via:
Hey gang!  We've hit $22,000! You guys are amazing and are all certified ballers! Christmas dinners are underway right now, but rest assured we'll deliver some epic high fives once we wake from our turkey comas!  Over the years, we've... (Read More)

Update #7 - New Stretch goal and Backer Milestones!

December 23rd - via:
To start, we'd like to thank everybody who joined us for the awesome first live online development day at Breakfall - it was a great success! We did some balance tests for the point capturing mode (for now called "King of the Hill") and with the help... (Read More)

Update #6 - GOAL!!

December 19th - via:
Woohoo! We’ve made our minimum goal in our fundraising thanks to all the incredibly supportive fans who have pledged to see the greatest narwhal space combat simulator this side of the milky way. You guys are simply amazing. We’ve got more in... (Read More)

Update #5 - Twitch Developer Stream & Media Roundup

December 18th - via:
Hey everybody! Welcome back. A couple of things for you today: Twitch Developer StreamWe wanted to let you know that we’ll be doing a LIVE development stream on Twitch this Saturday. We’re hoping to play the latest version of the game and work on... (Read More)

Update #4 - Backgrounds!

December 16th - via:
Hey everybody, thanks so much to our backers! We’re at 70% and so thankful of the support so far! Angele here, and today I’m going to show you guys a background I just completed for Starwhal. We’ve started calling it The Mighty Spacetopus.... (Read More)

Starwhal: Just the Tip Kickstarter

December 11th - via:
We recently had a ‘nerd night out‘, one of the things we did during that time was learn about, and played a little bit of a game called, Starwhal: Just the Tip. (Read More)

Wii U Keys

December 10th - via:
Hey everybody!  We'd like to ring in the festive-type season with a bang. Here's what the STARWHALs are getting up to: As you can see, they love to crash a party! Optional Wii U KeyWe'd like to announce that anybody who is receiving a Steam key for... (Read More)

Single Player Modes & T-Shirt Update

December 6th - via:
As of this update we're just past 45% of the way to our goal. Thank you! You've been an enormous help to our campaign. SINGLE PLAYER MODESIn between their matches in the arena, Narwhals enjoy long flops on the beach, Piña Coladas, and fierce... (Read More)

Starwhal: Just the Tip is a narwhal fencing game in space

December 6th - via:
Starwhal: Just the Tip has been incessantly poking at us for about a week now, popping up on our radar again and again, and we're finally giving in. This game is weird in the coolest way: It's a "retro, epic narwhal battle in space," as Canadian developer Breakfall describes it. If ever there were a game for the internet, this is it. (Read More)

Multiplayer Modes

December 2nd - via:
First, we want to give a huge thanks to all those who’ve given their support to our campaign so far. You have been a huge help for the opening days of the campaign! Let’s look at one of the most important features of STARWHAL - the multiplayer... (Read More)

Check Out These Space-Themed Kickstarter Updates For Wii U

December 2nd - via:
Narwhals....In Spaaaaaceeee! Anyone who's grown a tad disinterested in military shooters and sports licenses can usually look to Kickstarter for some titles with genuine creativity and unabashed weirdness. The latest multiplayer title looking for funding on Wii U, PS4 and PC can be summed up as 'a war between narwhals fought among the stars', so...yeah. This is definitely something different. (Read More)

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