Blasphemous: Dark and brutal 2D non linear platformer

A project in Seville, Spain by The Game Kitchen

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Vanquish bloodthirsty creatures, the devotees of a twisted religion. Hand-crafted pixel art action game by the makers of The Last Door.
Backers: 9866
Average Pledge Per Backer: $34

Funded: $333,182 of $50,000
Dates: May 23rd -> Jun 21st (30 days)
Project By: The Game Kitchen
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Latest News

Blasphemous sings a brutal hymn in a new trailer

June 4th - via:
Gory, pseudo-biblical platform souls-alike Blasphemous certainly lives up to its name in its latest trailer today. So much stigmata, so little time. (Read More)

'Blasphemous' Now up on Steam For Wishlisting

May 21st - via:
We’ve talked about The Game Kitchen’s 2D-action game Blasphemous several times over the years. The title, which smashed its initial Kickstarter goals, is still in development. But now, the team have finally posted the project on Steam for wishlisting. (Read More)

Blasphemous Receives Steam Page, New Trailer

May 15th - via:
Two years ago, Seville-based developers The Game Kitchen had a highly successful Kickstarter campaign for Blasphemous, their upcoming action-platformer. Having reached its funding goal more than six times over, it’s safe to say a lot of people are eagerly anticipating it. Well, Blasphemous still doesn’t have a set release date yet, but today saw a major development. (Read More)

Five Kickstarted Nintendo Switch games to get excited for

November 24th - via:
Kickstarter gets a bad rap around the gaming-sphere due to gamers spending their hard-earned money on projects that may never (and sometimes don’t) see the light of day. However, we’ve seen some awesome success stories like Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon and Yooka-Laylee. Today, I wanted to highlight some stellar looking indie titles slated to release on Nintendo Switch. These games are being backed on Kickstarter and are either fully funded or on the brink of success. (Read More)

Final sprint is here, loaded with novelties!

June 17th - via:
Hello! We're facing the final days of our amazing campaign! It's been a hell of a ride and we cannot but thank you all for the awesome support you have shown us so far. But this it's not over yet! As you might have expected, we have one final move to... (Read More)

Secrets and Easter Eggs

June 13th - via:
The world of Blasphemous is full of secrets and Easter eggs. Most of them will be so subtle that they’ll go unnoticed by most players. We want to encourage players to engage in discussions about these mysteries of the game. These are a few examples... (Read More)

Frequently asked questions about consoles

June 10th - via:
Are Console reward tiers physical copies or digital downloads? Is there going to be a physical release?The console versions in all reward tiers refer to digital download at the moment. Physical releases are complicated to plan, and it was impossible... (Read More)

Consoles confirmed!

June 8th - via:
We are immensely happy to announce that we have welcomed a very experienced partner on board to handle the console ports of Blasphemous! We’ll update you more on this as soon as we can, but we really wanted to share that we can now confidently say... (Read More)

Blasphemous’ Kickstarter Campaign Adds ConsoleRewards

June 8th - via:
Spanish indie developers The Game Kitchen have today updated the Kickstarter campaign for their dark and brutal non-linear platformer, Blasphemous, with the news that the game will be heading to consoles as well as PC. (Read More)

Gameplay Influences

June 7th - via:
The gameplay of ‘Blasphemous’ is rooted to the old days of arcades. Back in the day, each game was a triumph on its own: they managed to deliver tremendous amount of content within terribly limiting technical constraints. They were challenging to... (Read More)

Official Fan Art Contest

June 5th - via:
We are happy to announce that we are holding an official fanart contest, ending 20.00 GMT on Sunday 18 June. RulesOnly submit artwork that you made yourself. If you've seen some cool fanart, please let the author know about this competition so they... (Read More)

Technology behind the game

June 2nd - via:
Our project is fairly simple from a technological standpoint, but nevertheless we have a few interesting things in mind that we want to tackle, once we’ve gather the fundings for it.Pixel Perfect We have created a framework for accurate... (Read More)

The lands of Orthodoxia

June 1st - via:
The world of ‘Blasphemous’ is big, daunting and open for exploration, although it won’t be always welcoming! These are some of the areas you will be exploring (many more will come at a later stage).   Frozen Mountains Frozen Mountains The... (Read More)

How characters are created

May 31st - via:
We want to share with you some details on the character creation process. The birth of a new enemy character normally start when a new gameplay mechanic opportunity is identified. When Enrique, Creative Director at The Game Kitchen comes up with an... (Read More)

Accessibility Features

May 29th - via:
At The Game Kitchen we pay special attention to accessibility in all our titles. For ‘Blasphemous’ we are including at least the following features: Closed captionsAll sound effects will display a description for the hearing impaired. This... (Read More)

The narrative of Blasphemous

May 27th - via:
The story of ‘Blasphemous’ is told by its own world: its characters, its places, buildings, objects, and even its most hidden corners will deliver a piece of information to those who know where to look. Our objectives, in terms of narratives are:... (Read More)

"Blasphemous" Kickstarter campaign started.

May 25th - via:
On May 24, The Game Kitchen launched the Kickstarter campaign to raise funds for development of " Blasphemous " . (Read More)

Blasphemous: in arrivo il nuovo Dark Soul in pixel art 2D

May 25th - via:
Campagna lanciata da meno di 24 ore e Blasphemous ha già raggiunto i primi due traguardi su Kickstarter; lo vedremo molto presto! (Read More)

Blasphemous je brutální, bizarní plošinovka plná krásné odpornosti

May 25th - via:
B?s a hr?za, temné prost?edí z nejdivo?ejších sn?, ohavné nestv?ry strašící v t?ch ned?siv?jších no?ních m?rách, deprese, zmar a krev. Potoky krve. Tím vším vás hned na první pohled ohromí hack-n-slashová mláti?ka Blasphemous, která vás po úsp?šném zafinancování na Kickstarteru vezme do sv?ta bez sv?tla ?i št?stí v nádherném pixelartovém vizuálu. (Read More)

Blasphemous: Düster und brutal: Dark-Souls-Platformer sucht Unterstützer

May 25th - via:
Blasphemous verspricht einer der interessantesten 2-D-Titel der nächsten Jahre zu werden. (Read More)

Blasphemous, a violent platformer by The Last Door devs, has blitzed its Kickstarter | PC Gamer

May 25th - via:
If its fast-paced and brutally violent 2D platformers you're after, we're living in a bit of a golden age. Slain, Dead Cells, Butcher, Volgar the Viking... they're all belonging to this cherished continuum. Now you can add Blasphemous to this pantheon (Read More)

Bloody 'Blasphemous' Smashes Funding Goals

May 25th - via:
A couple of days ago, developer The Game Kitchen launched their Kickstarter for their bloody 2D action-platformer called Blasphemous. Well, after just three days, the game has smashed its modest goal of $50,000, with over $84,000 in backers, and 27 days left in the campaign. (Read More)

Story and lore of Blasphemous

May 24th - via:
The History of OrthodoxiaIsolated from the rest of the world, religion is of paramount importance to the Orthodoxians: superstition runs amok throughout the land and fervent prayer coupled with constant penitence is the only way of life. Churches and... (Read More)

We made it! You made it! GOAL ACHIEVED!

May 24th - via:
Goal achieved within the first 24 hours! We are thankful and humbled by the amount of support and attention Blasphemous has gotten during the first day of this Kickstarter campaign. We couldn't have dreamed of such a good start. But the good thing is... (Read More)

Beyond half-way there! Plus some answers to your questions ;)

May 24th - via:
We woke up this morning to an outstanding 69% of the goal amount achieved, and it's not even 24h since we launched! Apparently, 50% was achieved around 3 am (in our local time). We cannot express how thankful we are for your support! We could never... (Read More)

Blasphemous — ???????? 2D-?????? ?? ???????????

May 24th - via:
?????? ????? ????????? ???????? ? Steam ?????? The Last Door (???? ?? ??????, ?????? ?? ??????) ??????????? ?? ?????????? ?? ???????? ?? ???? ????????? ?????? — ???????? ? ???????? ?????????? 2D-?????? Blasphemous. (Read More)

Blasphemous - déjà famous !

May 24th - via:
Sanglant, dérangeant et gothique, Blasphemous a pour lui une atmosphère qui lui assure déjà le succès sur Kickstarter. Après avoir assisté à l'inexorable montée en puissance du projet de The Game Kitchen, une vidéo vient justement attiser encore un peu plus notre désir morbide... (Read More)

Blasphemous é um Dark Souls 2D com pixel art fenomenal

May 24th - via:
O sucesso da série Dark Souls influenciou a indústria dos videojogos. A prova são os vários jogos com atmosfera parecida e filosofia semelhante que continua… (Read More)

La Semana Santa se va de las manos en Blasphemous, que estrena Kickstarter

May 24th - via:
Alguno de vosotros me envió hace meses un gif sacado de este juego y recuerdo haber guardado el enlace para investigarlo después, perdiéndose para siempre en el limbo de las cosas (Read More)

Blasphemous Is Basically A 2D Dark Souls

May 23rd - via:
There’s a Kickstarter campaign for Blasphemous, a game which looks very cool for a number of reasons, but mostly because it looked like some guys went “hey we should make a side-scrolling Dark Souls” then actually went and did it. (Read More)

Blasphemous is another action-platformer to watch

May 23rd - via:
Having seen a few early gifs here and there, I've been waiting for a good opportunity to talk about Blasphemous. (Read More)

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