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Madness: Project Nexus 2

A project in Philadelphia, PA by Michael Swain

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A fast-paced, Run n' Gun shooter (PC/Mac), filled to the brim with comic violence, swords, guns, squad combat, guns, and guns!
Backers: 1271
Average Pledge Per Backer: $51

Funded: $64,214 of $56,000
Dates: Aug 24th -> Sep 23rd (30 days)
Project By: Michael Swain
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Latest News

The Final Push

September 21st - via:
Madness isn't just a celebration of zany combat and hilarious violence.Sure, it started that way, once upon a time. But as of today, it's a flagship for what can be done when a couple of guys get together and decide they want to take a little idea... (Read More)

Madness Day Helmets & Masks / Campaign Nearing the End!

September 20th - via:
 It's that time again, faithful fans of pew-pew-bang-bang-bang! We're preparing to celebrate Madness Day on, and we're doing it by bringing to you, our friends and loyal backers, a new set of Newgrounds-themed helmets and masks: On... (Read More)

Quick Update, and Other Notable Projects!

September 19th - via:
Hey folks! Just a quick update so everyone knows where we are in the big scheme of things. First off, as of posting, we still need $4,000 to hit our goal! We received six pledges all at once that appear to be fraudulent. Now, why does someone do... (Read More)

Story Mode Character Contest Winner

September 18th - via:
He's wealthy. He's dead. And he's open for business.  Say hello to the winner of the Story Mode Contest: Mr. M, the Zed Merchant. This character took a landslide victory after all votes were tallied, easily making him the backer favorite out of all... (Read More)

Propaganda Poster Contest + Backer Reward Upgrade!

September 15th - via:
As our inbox fills with your votes on the Story Mode Character contest, and in light of the great progress the Kickstarter has made in the last week with all of YOUR help,  Krinkels and I have unleashed another exclusive prize for our wonderful... (Read More)

Story Mode Character Contest: Finalists!

September 12th - via:
This was a TOUGH ONE to come to a decision on. Thank goodness you guys are the ones who get to decide who wins now, because I refuse to feel bad anymore about all the awesome submissions we had to put to the side to make room for only FIVE choices.... (Read More)

Story Mode Character Contest!

September 9th - via:
Team Madness is launching its second Kickstarter contest! All of our backers are welcome to participate. In this week's contest, you'll be submitting and/or voting on your favorite backer-created characters for the Story Mode of Project Nexus 2! HOW... (Read More)

Survivor Personality Results!

September 8th - via:
All entries have been read and judged. Friends, this was a TOUGH ONE.Krinkels and I have been discussing/chatting/arguing/poo-flinging all day to narrow it down to only FIVE FINALISTS. A couple of really good ones had to get cut from our top entry... (Read More)

Krinkels Concepts and Game Features Update

September 5th - via:
Krinkels has returned from abroad and he comes bearing gifts! We've been trying to decide who the survivor denizens of Zed City would be, and he and I have worked out some concepts we think you folks will like. So let's introduce them! MERC UNIT... (Read More)

Survivor Personality Contest for Project Nexus 2 Backers

September 3rd - via:
Team Madness is launching its first Kickstarter contest! All of our backers are welcome to participate. In this week's contest, you'll be submitting and/or voting on your favorite backer-created personalities archetypes. WHAT IS A SURVIVOR... (Read More)

Weekly Launchpad. What Kickstarters Launched Aug 24 – 30?

September 1st - via:
Every week we take a brief look at all of the Kickstarter campaigns that launched in the previous week. This isn’t to say that all of these projects are worth your hard earned cash, but with any luck having all of them in one place will make it easier to educate yourself on the projects you’d like to back, and which ones to run from. (Read More)

$20K + Upcoming Contests + New Backer Reward!

August 31st - via:
We've hit the first checkpoint!We've been shown exactly how supportive fans and newcomers can be with this project. At $20,000, I'm already stunned. There has been no shortage of awesome people to come together and help Project Nexus 2 to come into... (Read More)

Zed Survival Mode + Survivor Personalities

August 28th - via:
Good afternoon, gang! Everything around these parts is still going smoothly, and the weather in Nevada is still partly bloody with a chance of body parts falling from the sky. Now that I've got all the terrible jokes out of my system (we'll see...),... (Read More)

Arena Mode + Skill Trees: A Breakdown

August 25th - via:
Today I thought you backers and new visitors might like to learn a little about what goes into building the ultimate, badass Madness warrior. So let's get cracking and talk a little bit about... SKILL TREESYour custom Arena character is going to... (Read More)

Project Nexus 2 Greenlight Page Is A GO!

August 25th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

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