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Kingdom of Night: 80's Action RPG - Diablo meets Earthbound

A project in Phoenix, AZ by Black Seven Studios

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Horror, Fantasy, Action RPG set in small-town USA during the iconic 1980's that celebrates classic genre films of the era
Backers: 1272
Average Pledge Per Backer: $43

Funded: $55,051 of $10,000
Dates: Apr 18th -> May 18th (30 days)
Project By: Black Seven Studios
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Latest News

We're live!!!

May 18th - via: kickstarter.com
Come on in and join the livestream!   (Read More)

Last 8 Hours: Kingdom of Night Celebrates 50k

May 18th - via: kickstarter.com
Tonight's Livestream After thirty days and over one thousand incredible supporters we've smashed through every last stretch goal and blown away our initial goal five times over. We're proud of this accomplishment but we're even more proud of the... (Read More)

Last 24 hours: Kingdom of Night fundraising maximum overdrive initiate GO!

May 17th - via: kickstarter.com
We're in the last 24 hours now. Somehow, who are we kidding, it was all thanks to you guys, in just the past few days we've skyrocketed up to over $48,000!!! Procedural generations is soooo close. Let's do this! On top of that amazing news we also... (Read More)

Livestream: Early Kingdom of Night gameplay

May 17th - via: kickstarter.com
Tune in to tonight's DANGEN stream for a sneak peek at some Kingdom of Night gameplay live on air. You won't want to miss this!  (Read More)

Kingdom of Night's Last 48 Hours: The Road to $50k

May 16th - via: kickstarter.com
We interrupt your regularly scheduled Spotlight series to kick off the last 48 hours of the campaign with some much deserved thank you's. It's been a long journey from the early days of "One Night" to where we are now.  First a failed Kickstarter... (Read More)

40k Stretch Goal Unlocked. Vince DiCola on board!!!

May 15th - via: kickstarter.com
We did it everyone! Vince DiCola's amazing 80's sounds are coming to Kingdom of Night! What an amazing journey its been with all of you amazing people, can't believe we made it this far, and we're still going! Sincerely, Black Seven Studios  (Read More)

Reddit AMA is live

May 15th - via: kickstarter.com
Link We're live now and open for questions an hour early, hopefully giving people time to trickle in. So stop on by and get all of your Kingdom of Night questions answered!  (Read More)

Fangamer joins the Team for Physical Fulfillment!

May 15th - via: kickstarter.com
Fangamer Onboard Hello everyone! We're in the final days of the Campaign, and we know you've all had some questions about physical fulfillment. That's why we're overjoyed to finally announce that we've recruited the magicians over at Fangamer to help... (Read More)

Design Spotlight: Isometric Art

May 14th - via: kickstarter.com
Design Spotlight: Isometric Art You've probably noticed that Kingdom of Night has an isometric art-style. It's something that hearkens back to both the CRPGS of the early 90s and certain arcade games of the 1980's. And while most games with isometric... (Read More)

Rocky IV Composer Joins the Stretch Goals!

May 13th - via: kickstarter.com
Rocky IV Composer Joins the Stretch Goals! We said at the end of last week we'd have a big surprise for everyone, and we weren't lying! We're excited to announce that Vince DiCola, composer for Rocky IV and Transformers: The Movie has agreed to join... (Read More)

'Kingdom of Night' Unveils Rocky IV/Transformers Composer As Kickstarter Stretch Goal

May 13th - via: worthplaying.com
Kingdom of Night follows the story of young John, who is awoken one night by the kidnapping of his neighbor Ophelia, and sets out into the town at night to fight back against a demonic invasion and rescue Ophelia before it's too late. The aesthetic of the game is an ode to 80 (Read More)

Stretch Goal Unlocked: Extra Death Animations

May 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Another one bites the dust. We are hammering away at these stretch goals. And now with extra death animation each time our hero bites the dust you'll be greeted with new gruesome scenes. Game overs don't have to be all bad! You may also notice that... (Read More)

Lore Spotlight: The Town of Watford

May 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Lore Spotlight: Watford Welcome back to the Spotlight series. In tonight's edition we'll be taking a look at the people and places of Watford, Arizona.  Like most small towns, Watford is full of colorful characters; some good, some bad. The Watford... (Read More)


May 9th - via: kickstarter.com
Thanks to all of you and your relentless support, your word of mouth, your comments, your social media shares, and your pledges we've managed to hit thirty thousand dollars for the Kingdom of Night campaign. THREE TIMES OUR ORIGINAL GOAL!   Now the... (Read More)

Creature Spotlight: Darklings

May 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Creature Spotlight: Darklings Hello, everyone! We're back for another entry in the Creature Spotlight series. This time we'll be going over the Darklings. The result of Baphomet's war on daybreak, these creatures are the manifestation of pure shadow.... (Read More)


May 5th - via: kickstarter.com
Demon Layer and Sorcerer Unlocked We did it, everyone! With your help we've been able to make the Sorcerer and the Demon Slayer a reality. Sorcerer With the Sorcerer unlocked players can now bend the elements to their will. Manipulating Water, Fire... (Read More)

Reddit AMA Rescheduled

May 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
We're going to be bringing our upcoming AMA thread to a new board we think is better suited to our community. Due to the logistical issues that surround rescheduling on a new board with new moderators, to make sure we're not stepping on anybody's... (Read More)

Project We Love: Hunt the Night

May 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Guys we wanted to take a moment to talk about another great project. The development team behind Hunt the Night was kind enough to give a shout out to the Kingdom of Night campaign and we wanted to return the favor. When awesome projects like their's... (Read More)

Design Spotlight: Music & Sound

May 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Hello everyone and welcome back to the latest in the "Spotlight" series. Today we have an extra special treat for all you synth and soundtrack fans. Kingdom of Night creator and composer Erin Hasslacher is here to give us some special insight into... (Read More)

Design Spotlight: Intrigue

May 1st - via: kickstarter.com
Design Spotlight: Intrigue Welcome back everyone to another entry in the "Spotlight" series. Today we're talking rumors, intrigue and all things quest related. Baphomet's darkness blankets the town and his influence seeps into every corner. His... (Read More)

Class Pack Unlocked: Hunter & Necromancer

April 27th - via: kickstarter.com
The Hunter and Necromancer are Here! We set out on this amazing journey to raise ten thousand dollars so that we could bring Kingdom of Night to all of our fans, super-fans, and supporters. Here we are just nine days into the campaign and with all... (Read More)

Check this out!

April 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey everyone, Since lots of you are retro fans, we would like to introduce you to an adorable, whimsical Game Boy platformer that is also running a campaign on Kickstarter right now.  The game is called Tobu Tobu Girl Deluxe, and its a full-color... (Read More)

Design Spotlight: Spellcasting

April 26th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello everyone, we're back for another in our bi-weekly "Spotlight" series. Today we're highlighting the Magic-User.  Kingdom of Night brings the arcane arts to action role-playing games like you've never seen before. In the Kingdom of Night, magic... (Read More)


April 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Congratulations, everyone! We've smashed through another stretch goal. Thanks to your pledges and support, the game continues grow. That means more content for backers at every pledge level.  Today the Kingdom of Night experience gets a little bit... (Read More)

Creature Spotlight: Weirwolf

April 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
Hello everyone!!! It's been an amazing first week for the Kingdom of Night. Just 5 days into the campaign and we've raised nearly double our initial goal. We want to keep that excitement going by giving all of our backers some exclusive sneak peeks... (Read More)

Boss Rush Unlocked

April 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Boss Rush Mode is Here With the help of your amazing support we've got something new coming to the Kingdom of Night almost every day. Today, it's a brand new game mode that will put your skills to the test. In the main game you'll encounter... (Read More)


April 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
KINGDOM OF NIGHT IS GETTING MORE MUSIC After fully funding within the first 48 hours we're happy to announce that we've already blown through our first stretch goal. The Kingdom of Night Soundtrack just got 25% longer! That means 25% more horror, 25%... (Read More)


April 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Kingdom of Night is coming in all of it's suburban horror! We woke up today and were shocked at the amount of love and support from each and every one of you. We have now surpassed our goal, In only TWO DAYS we have managed to make Kingdom of Night a... (Read More)

Kingdom of Night, 'Diablo meets Earthbound' RPG, heads to Kickstarter

April 19th - via: nintendoenthusiast.com
Developer Black Seven Studios and publisher Dangen Entertainment have taken to Kickstarter seeking funding for their new game, Kingdom of Night. It (Read More)

Welcome to the Kingdom of Night Kickstarter

April 18th - via: kickstarter.com
Welcome to the Kingdom of Night Kickstarter Hello everyone, and welcome to the Kingdom of Night Kickstarter! We’re really excited about the launch of this Kickstarter campaign, and we’re happy to hear your feedback over the course of the... (Read More)

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