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Friday the 13th: The Game

A project in Lexington, KY by Randy Greenback - Gun Media

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Jason Voorhees is unleashed and stalking the grounds of Camp Crystal Lake! Now we need your help to make this game an amazing reality!
Backers: 12218
Average Pledge Per Backer: $67

Funded: $823,704 of $700,000
Dates: Oct 13th -> Nov 13th (32 days)
Project By: Randy Greenback - Gun Media
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Latest News

Friday the 13th Kickstarter Backer Rewards Stolen From Distribution Partner

February 6th - via: pastemagazine.com
Temporary contract workers for Limited Run Games stole keys for in-game rewards and sold them. The stolen keys were being sold on eBay for $100 a pop by a user who previously sold Limited Run Games items. (Read More)

Someone Stole A Ton Of Kickstarter Codes For Friday The 13th: The Game

February 4th - via: bleedingcool.com
If you're one of the many people trying desperately to purchase one of the Friday The 13th: The Game codes for the special Savini Skin (Flaming Jason), you might wanna take a second thought about it as that code is most likely stolen. (Read More)

Friday the 13th Dev Reveals Theft of Kickstarter-Exclusive Content

February 2nd - via: ign.com
A spokesperson for Friday the 13th: The Game developer Gun Media has responded to accusations that Kickstarter backer-exclusive content is being sold via eBay, saying these codes have been sold as the result of "a theft at one of our distribution partners." (Read More)

Friday the 13th dev 'almost died' during Kickstarter surge

September 4th - via: pcgamer.com
At PAX West 2017, Friday the 13th developers Gun Media hosted a panel on the pros and perils of Kickstarter, where they spoke about their first time with large-scale community management—a task that literally almost killed executive director Randy Greenback (Read More)

Friday The 13th: The Game, Kickstarter-funded and kicked out the door

May 30th - via: gamesasylum.com
Most players agree that there’s something of significant substance here, but currently, it’s buried under a tonne of problems. (Read More)

'Friday the 13th The Game': blasts by Kickstarter backers, more details revealed

May 25th - via: us.blastingnews.com
Everything you need to know about the much-awaited horror-survival game 'Friday the 13th The Game,' including trophies and console release time. (Read More)

Friday the 13th: The Game - Kickstarter Backers Give Devs Hell over Early Access Release

May 25th - via: cogconnected.com
Gun Media released early access codes of Friday the 13th to the media. Kickstarter backers give devs hell over not being the first to get their hands on it. (Read More)

Friday The 13th: The Game Pushed Into 2017

October 14th - via: wegotthiscovered.com
Friday the 13th: The Game, Gun Media's crowdfunded horror title, has been bumped into 2017 as the dev plans single-player support. (Read More)

Friday the 13th's Teaser Release Leads to Backer Horror

July 5th - via: cliqist.com
Gun Media is taking a lot of flak for releasing new crowdfunding campaign specific pre-release content for Friday the 13th (Read More)

The Most Anticipated Horror Games of 2016, Part 1: It Came From Kickstarter!

January 13th - via: blumhouse.com
None of the games listed below will sell as well as this year’s Call of Duty, but 2016’s crop of crowd-funded horror games are pushing the envelope in terms of innovation, whether you’re into old-school slasher fun or experimental horror. (Read More)

Update #15: We're Funded! Stretch Goals Unlocking! Counselor Concepts! New Reward Tier and MORE!!

November 12th - via: kickstarter.com
Project UpdateWow! WE'RE FUNDED! Jason has been unleashed!! The last few days certainly have been incredible! We hit our goal, smashed a mirror, and now we just CRUSHED HEADS at 750k! We're moving fast now and knocking down stretch goals! We're now... (Read More)

‘Friday The 13th: The Game’ Hits Kickstarter Goal — Could Jason Voorhees Finally See A Decent Digital Release?

November 11th - via: inquisitr.com
Friday the 13th: The Game is officially getting an indie remake. The Kickstarter campaign by Randy Greenback of Gun Media is set on making Jason Voorhees a video game character we’ll want to come back to. (Read More)

Backer Update #2: Jason Has Been Unleashed! THANK YOU ALL!!!!

November 10th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

Update #14: 98% Funded! Livestream of F13 NES! Behind the Scenes at Illfonic!

November 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Project UpdateWe're now officially over 98% of the way to our base goal. Keep spreading the word! We're only $12,924 away! Let's march on to 11,000 backers! GamesRadar Twitch StreamTune in right now to see Adam Sessler and Ronnie Hobbs stream the... (Read More)

Update #13: 680k! Full Music Track from Harry Manfredini, Kane Streams F13 NES, & Twitch Stream Schedule

November 9th - via: kickstarter.com
Project UpdateWe're under a mere $19,691 from reaching our funding goal and we're now 10,111 backers strong! I'd say that we're pretty much an army right now. An army of fans who are bringing Jason Voorhees back to video games!  For the rest of the... (Read More)

Update #12: Pre-Alpha Screenshots, A Message from Kane, and more!

November 7th - via: kickstarter.com
Pre-Alpha ScreenshotsWe're starting here instead of the standard 'Project Update'. You're about to see a couple of screenshots from our recent internal Pre-Alpha build of Friday the 13th: The Game. We were going to hold off awhile, but the backers... (Read More)

Update 11: 639k! 2 New Reward Tiers! Upcoming Twitch Streams!

November 6th - via: kickstarter.com
Project UpdateBack again with a new update! We have some new stuff coming your way, and I'll take a moment to do another reminder section for Project Add-Ons. But first... We're over 91% funded and we're about to cross the 639k threshhold! The... (Read More)

Update #10: 606k! Over 9000 Backers! New Reward Tier! Physical & Digital Add-ons!

November 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Project UpdateWe're back for another BIG update with lots of news. Pay attention and read all the details on everything in this one. We're offiicially over 85% funded, we've gone over the 606k mark and are down heading on towards our 700k goal with... (Read More)

Backer Only Update #1: Exclusive Behind the Scenes Roundtable Videos

November 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

Update #9: Costume & Pumpkin Carving Contest Winners, Roundtable Discussions and More!

November 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
Project UpdateHi everybody! We hope you had a great Halloween! We're just a hair away from 85% funded and are seeing an increase in traffic today! Keep talking about the game, sharing your excitement with friends and we'll soon go over the 600k mark!... (Read More)

Update #8 Happy Halloween from the Friday the 13th: The Game Team

October 31st - via: kickstarter.com
Project Update Wow! We're 81% funded and still have nearly 2 weeks left to go!  We have some fun stuff for our update! Oh and today's a special day, right? It's Halloween!!! Trick or Treat! He didn't always wear the hockey mask... Here is a nice... (Read More)

Update #7: New Interview and Twitch Stream

October 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Project UpdateI'm going to call it now, we're in the home stretch! We're officially over $550k now, which leaves just $149,263 to go. Keep it up!! To celebrate hitting yet another milestone, and the fact that Halloween is but a few days away, we have... (Read More)

Update #6: New Revised Stretch Goal Chart, New Reward Tiers + Tom Savini & Ronnie Interview

October 26th - via: kickstarter.com
Project UpdateWe're 76% funded now, sitting at $532,964 which leaves just $167,036 to go. Another cool stat is that the announcement trailer for the game has been viewed over 1 Million times from the Gun Media YouTube channel just by... (Read More)

500k! Oh. My. WOW!!! You Did It! Stretch Goals Unlocked!

October 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
So, we thought we'd hit the 500k mark tomorrow... We were wrong in the best of ways! You guys had to go and be all awesome and stuff, now I'm scrambling to get everything posted as fast as humanly possible! I'm speaking off the cuff and from the... (Read More)

Edging Closer To 500k! More Machete Steel Case Packs being added...

October 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Update #4 - Short & Quick! Hi Everyone, We're now up over 7,100 backers and less than $38,000 away from revealing the first half of the Stretch Goals. We're all watching the comments and I'm trying to pop in and talk with the community every day.... (Read More)

$450,000 raised & 65% of the way to our goal!

October 19th - via: kickstarter.com
Update #3 Begins! It's been a heck of a first week! We're at the $450,000 mark in funding, 65% of the way to our goal and we''re rapidly closing in on having 7000 backers! We're continually blown away by the interest and support we're getting from... (Read More)

Campaign Stats, Additional Signed Steel Editions and Details on the Counselor Database Reward Tier

October 16th - via: kickstarter.com
Campaign Stats Oh WOW! We are just over three days in and we've hit over $380,000! We've edged over the half-way point and we're going to do everything it takes to ensure we get over the finish line! That also comes with us asking you, the Friday the... (Read More)

24 Hours In and We Are Blown Away!

October 14th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey Everyone! Friday the 13th: The Game is on Kickstarter, the support is real and we're well on our way to unleashing Jason! The entire team here is absolutely blown away by the support and feedback that we've received these past 24 hours. It's... (Read More)

Friday the 13th: The Game revealed and up on kickstarter

October 14th - via: trustedreviews.com
Jason Voorhees returns in an all new Friday The 13th title, a third-person asymmetrical multiplayer experience coming to PS4, Xbox One and PC. (Read More)

'Friday the 13th: The Game' comes to Kickstarter

October 13th - via: mashable.com
Play as Jason Voorhees or try to survive the night as he chases you. Both are possible in 'Friday the 13th: The Game.' (Read More)

Friday The 13th Multiplayer Game Takes To Kickstarter

October 13th - via: thesixthaxis.com
Developed by Gun Media, the game will enable eight players to tackle a series of scenarios which all take place within the iconic grounds of Camp Crystal Lake. (Read More)

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