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Project Sen

A project in Holbrook, NY by Cakemachine Games LLC.

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A hand animated original 2D action platformer, inspired by Megaman X and Super Metroid
Backers: 639
Average Pledge Per Backer: $39

Funded: $25,186 of $80,000
Dates: Nov 6th -> Dec 6th (30 days)
Project By: Cakemachine Games LLC.
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Latest News

Thank You All! Campaign Relaunch Details

December 5th - via:
First and foremost, Thank you all of you who have helped, donated, spread the word and more. It's been super exciting and a great ride. We may have not reached our goal, but we feel that this was a wonderful learning experience.  And we feel the... (Read More)

The Stamina bar

November 26th - via:
SDF Members,  Tonight we go into a bit more depth about the stamina bar mechanic.  Sen's weapons and artifacts are tied into this gauge. As long as sen's gauge has energy in it, She can fire her pistol.  Each shot takes away a small amount of... (Read More)


November 22nd - via:
Pantheon City represents the pinnacle of what the humans hope to achieve in colonizing Barimos -- A bustling metropolis teeming with people and a growing economy. It serves as the residential and commercial center of the colony. Claire is a celebrity... (Read More)

Fern HW - Programming LiveStream

November 19th - via:
SDF Members,  Fern HW, our programmer is livestreaming tonight. Please come, ask questions and checkout some of the highlights of our latest build. New gameplay footage coming soon. Thanks for your support.  (Read More)


November 18th - via:
Hello SDF members,We give you our next boss that Sen will have to face off against to reclaim one of the artifacts -- Edmond! He has made his stronghold in the area of Pantheon known as the "Forest Dome". This area is responsible for all oxygen... (Read More)

Fan Art Sunday

November 16th - via:
Howdy SDF Members! After a long weekend of work we want to share some fanart for Project Sen.   We love Fanart and if you want to send us fanart either e-mail us or #projectsen on  twitter and tumblr. or post some on our... (Read More)

New Playable Character! - Aura Chan

November 16th - via:
SDF Members,  Sen is not completely alone. Trapped behind enemy lines Aura Chan, SDF commando is here to support her. BUT, at $90k She will be a playable character.    Aura is a melee focused character, and she doesn't have the advantages of... (Read More)

Updated Character Artwork

November 16th - via:
Hey SDF Members, Thanks to all your support and feedback. We've taken it into account. We have moved closer to the proposed spritework.  As well as had several design meetings to generally update the look of the story art.  We have not gotten to... (Read More)

Introducing FADE - Feature Thursday

November 14th - via:
SDF Members! We've been super busy shaking things up and getting an exciting update ready for this weekend. FADE Keeper of the "Dark Zone". Formally an archaeologist, fade discovered the Phase artifact.  Fade's mind was warped and his body changed,... (Read More)

Project Sen Kickstarter Campaign Underway and Screens

November 14th - via:
Adventures in space, epic side scrolling action, monsters and mystery... all that’s missing is you (Read More)

The soundtrack of Project Sen

November 13th - via:
Chances are you've heard the opening track for Project Sen and have been wanting to hear more from our talented composer/sound engineer Coda! He will be composing over 20 new full length tracks for Project Sen's official soundtrack, which is... (Read More)

Stage Building

November 12th - via:
Hey SDF Members, Tonight we're going to discuss the structure and development of the stages of Project Sen. From Concept to Construction. First several rough concepts are drawn. And from that we come up with some basic ideas for how the level will... (Read More)

Move Over Samus, It’s Project Sen

November 12th - via:
We’re a little late to the party on this one, but it’s worth checking out anyway. Project Sen is a side scrolling sci-fi action platformer, so Mega Man meets Metroid, from a new team called Cakemachine Games. Project Sen stars a young heroine named Sen sent to an off world colony to investigate a mysterious series of attacks. Along the way Sen’s ship is shot down, and as the only surviving member of the crew it’s up to Sen to get to the bottom of this galactic mystery, get the power up, and win the game. To help her along the way Sen will have access to a variety of special abilities that are unlocked by collecting mysterious artifacts. (Read More)

Civilian Tier and Stretch Goal news -iOS/ANDROID/OUYA-

November 11th - via:
SDF Members,  Thanks to your help we're at 15% of our Goal! Thank you so much! More about the Civilian TierWe’re offering the chance to have you or your original character in Project Sen! As part of the Civilian tier, you or your design will be... (Read More)

Evolution of Sen and Gameplay update!

November 10th - via:
SDF Members! We're building some decent momentum! Please keep sharing! It helps immensely. Sen has been in our Director's Shoji's head for a while now, and she's in a process of ever changing evolution. We want to share a bit of earlier art from the... (Read More)

Design an Enemy Tier and more

November 9th - via:
SDF Members,  One of the most interesting and important aspects of a game like Project Sen are its enemy designs! Their appearance and function are what in many ways define the personality of the game. Designs are usually made starting with the... (Read More)

Project Sen HUD explained and more!

November 7th - via:
Hello everyone, I thought I'd take some time today to show how the head-up display in Project Sen works. It's fairly simple and straightforward:  Also a few have been asking about console support, in time questions'll be answered about that in... (Read More)

Console Stretch Goals and Artbooks!

November 6th - via:
Stretch Goals: Console Support! Many of you have asked questions of possible console stretch goals and we're here to let you know that we'd love to port Project Sen to consoles outside of PC, Mac and Linux. If we reach our stretch goal of $280k we'll... (Read More)

Dev Blog #4! First on the Kickstarter!

November 6th - via:
 Thank you all you wonderful generous backers!   Here's the first of hopefully many updates, our programmer Fern H.W. gives you an inside look into the development of Project sen!  (Read More)

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