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Exoplanet: First Contact

A project in by Alersteam

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Stranded on a wild planet, a space cowboy is trying to strike it big. Too many questions; not enough bullets. Are you in?
Backers: 2331
Average Pledge Per Backer: $29

Funded: $67,448 of $45,000
Dates: Aug 12th -> Sep 12th (31 days)
Project By: Alersteam
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Latest News

Build Your Ship stretch goal reached! What happens, when an alien planet desert is not "alien" enough!

September 10th - via:
Hello backers, we are so grateful for your support and happy to announce that we are coming into the home stretch with over $62K thanks to your support! As a treat, we thought you might enjoy learning a bit more about the alien life of Exoplanet we... (Read More)

So this is a Space western, you say? Well, what about the aliens?

September 8th - via:
Over $55k raised and three days to go! We are so grateful for your support! Now it’s time to start introducing you to the numerous alien races in the Exoplanet universe... Amphibians: ancient, grumpy and conservative. They can swim, breathe... (Read More)

Without further ado, here are 22 minutes of gameplay with developers commentary!

September 6th - via:
We believe that this simple quest will be a great example of the things you should expect in Exoplanet’s Beta, and the final release of the Chapter (on a much larger scale, of course). Longer missions will involve more factions and will include... (Read More)

New stretch goal "Assemble your Crew" and the Exoplanet's main theme!

September 1st - via:
Congratulations, backers! You’ve now unlocked the first stretch goal, Origins of Jack! Players will now be able to choose from several background stories for Jack’s origin. Each story impacts his look and special skills. Some even include unique... (Read More)

Having fun with Exoplanet: Tales from K'Tharsis

August 30th - via:
We often mention that development of Exoplanet brings our team a lot of fun and creates many quite emotional moments. Over the last years this game became not only our hobby, passion, main job but our lifestyle. When you work that much on something,... (Read More)

Exoplanet: First Contact is 100% funded! Thank you so much!

August 28th - via:
We’re 100% funded, which means the game is going to be finished. All this couldn’t be possible without you! Every single pledge, retweet, like and share counts, and has helped us reach our goal. Thank you all again! We’re super excited that we... (Read More)

Two interviews and Reddit AMA with Exoplanet developers!

August 26th - via:
First of all, if you still haven’t read them, check out two detailed interviews that were posted recently. They contain some teasers and interesting details about Exoplanet that we hadn’t shared before. First Interview was given to One Angry... (Read More)

'Exoplanet: First Contact' Kickstarter Reaches 50%, Stretch Goals Unveiled

August 25th - via:
Exoplanet: First Contact is a single player, story driven, action RPG, where protagonist Jack Sharp finds himself stranded on remote mining planet K’Tharsis. (Read More)

Devil's Throat Mine: Blood Crystals

August 23rd - via:
Before going into the update...Thanks to all of our awesome backers, we’ve now reached 50% of our funding goal. We love you, and will continue share info about Exoplanet! For those who are following the campaign closely, you may have noticed a... (Read More)

Stretch Goals!

August 20th - via:
This spaceship can be yours. If you can fix it. In the last days we have been getting a lot of questions from you, our backers, and some media representatives about the stretch goals. We decided to release them as soon as we reached the 25% funding... (Read More)

10k reached! A sandbox FPS,RTS,RPG game - all the things we want to do in a fantasy world!

August 17th - via:
First of all, we would like to thank our backers for reaching the 20% mark of the initial goal in only 5 days of the campaign! Guys, you are amazing! Our campaign seems to take the marathon tempo, so we are working hard to increase our publicity,... (Read More)

The discovery of the K'Tharsis and the foundation of the Jackpot-town.

August 16th - via:
"New to K’Tharsis? Looking for a dirty job and inevitable trouble? Come to the Jackpot-town!" - Sheriff Bronson. A stranger comes to Brennigan's Landing, also called Jackpot-town Every good story or rather – the setting of the game - starts with... (Read More)

Dark Storm: Ascension

August 14th - via:
We like this 3rd person view Check this out: action game inspired by Deus Ex and Metal Gear Solid with cool female protagonist. A setting that shows us the world on the brink of a Third World War, where the United States and the Russian Federation... (Read More)

What does a Chapter entail?

August 12th - via:
Before we go into the Chapter, we wanted to thank each and everyone of you who has already showed their support, and to those who have posted their feedback! From all of us at Alersteam: Thank you! During the first days of Exoplanet’s Kickstarter... (Read More)

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