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"POWER UP" - The modern retro SHMUP for Xbox!

A project in Stoke On Trent, United Kingdom by Psychotic Psoftware

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Power Up - an epic, retro space shooter presented in modern style... and all made by one person!!
Backers: 286
Average Pledge Per Backer: £25

Funded: £7,050 of £5,000
Dates: Jan 29th -> Feb 28th (30 days)
Project By: Psychotic Psoftware
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Latest News

Crowd Funding Still Kickstarting Indy Developers

October 18th - via:
The demand for independent games is growing, look at one of the many online gaming stores and you’ll see its full of indy games...Mike Hanson, founder of indie developer Psychotic Software has found success and critical acclaim for his games using Kickstarter. (Read More)

Power Up - Week 6 Progress Update.

April 9th - via:
Hello! It's weekly update time. enjoy, Mike.  (Read More)

Power Up - Week 5 Progress Update.

April 2nd - via:
Hi guys, Here's this week's Video Update... Enjoy!! Mike  (Read More)

Power Up - Week 4 Progress Update.

March 26th - via:
Hi guys, Having got PowerUp's final boss in and working, I decided to tie up a rough version of the ending with the front end for further work a bit later down the line. Basically, the extent of ending you get will depend on which difficulty setting... (Read More)

Power Up - Week 3 Progress Update.

March 19th - via:
Damn!! That moment when you realise you've just recorded a whole Kickstarter Update video with a biscuit crumb on your lip. Oh well, the kids'll never notice if I play it down and don't tell em...... DOH!! Well the money came in and I've pretty much... (Read More)

Power Up - Week 2 Progress Update.

March 12th - via:
Well Hello, It's been a busy week for me... compounded with the fact that I've got the most insufferable cold. It's at that phase where  your body's all aching and your head feels tight, you know, so you hold your nose and blow, to pop your ears and... (Read More)

Power Up - Week 1 Progress Update.

March 5th - via:
Hi guys, It's been a busy week that saw the successful close of my Kickstarter campaign, followed by a flurry of activity here. After celebrating my birthday on Thursday night, I spent Friday morning with my other half and between us we dedicated... (Read More)

Power Up - <60 minutes to go!

February 28th - via:
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Power Up - <24 hours to go!

February 27th - via:
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Power Up - 1 Day to go!

February 26th - via:
Well, it looks like we met the target over the week end, which is of course, BRILLIANT! As we have a few days left, I thought I'd take the opportunity to push for some last moment stretch goals while I still have the chance. Thanks for raising your... (Read More)

Power Up - 2 Days to go!

February 25th - via:
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