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Cloudspire

A project in Plymouth, MN by Josh & Adam Carlson
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Defend your fortress while sending forth heroes and minions to lay claim to Ankar in this MOBA-style tower defense for 1-4 players.
Backers: 4464
Average Pledge Per Backer: $119

Funded: $530,368 of $50,000
Dates: Oct 16th -> Nov 8th (24 days)
Project By: Josh & Adam Carlson
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Latest News

24 Hours and a Message to Our $1.00 Crowd :-)

November 7th - via: kickstarter.com
24 Short Hours Remain and New Heroes Unlocked!Gateport jumpers! We've been through thick and thin together. A massively successful launch, a challenging mid-campaign lull, and now a meteoric rise back to glory. It's a story worthy of the legendary... (Read More)

Final 48 Hours and Spotlight on Add-ons and Stretches!

November 6th - via: kickstarter.com
  Greetings all! It’s the final countdown! As promised, we’re here to give you more information about each of our add-ons as well as how we'll handle Stretch Goals for the end of the campaign. We’re not going to include a lot of fluff here... (Read More)

Spotlight #7: Events, Relics, and Landmarks

November 6th - via: kickstarter.com
Greetings once again gateport jumpers! Welcome to the 1st of TWO Spotlights today. "But Ghillie, that's...more than one!" Correct. You may not want to believe it, but we're afraid you'll have to. We have two different sets of information we want to... (Read More)

Spotlight #6: More 2 and 3 Player Gameplay!

November 6th - via: kickstarter.com
Greetings gateport jumpers! Today's Spotlight is pretty straight-forward. Today we filmed a bunch more gameplay for you. While we intended for Josh vs. Josh last Friday to show a full three waves, apparently strange EU limitations on the filming... (Read More)

Spotlight #6: What a Wonderful World

November 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Good tidings, grovetenders! Allow me to introduce myself. My name is Ryan Howard. I’ve been working with Chip Theory here and there for about two years, providing editing and a small amount of writing contribution to their more recent games. I’m... (Read More)

Spotlight #5: Ankar Needs a Hero

November 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Greetings backers, and a happy weekend to you all! We've got an exciting spotlight for you today, and it's all about heroes. We've said from the beginning that Cloudspire is inspired by both the tower defense and MOBA genres. Thus far, you've... (Read More)

Spotlight #4: Talents of Cloudspire - Part 2

November 1st - via: kickstarter.com
  Good evening gateport jumpers!  Yesterday we introduced you to the full talent tree of the brawnen and narora minions. Tonight, we want to do the same for the heirs, and for the very first time, the grovetenders as well. With the grovetenders,... (Read More)

Spotlight #3: The Talented Units of Cloudspire

November 1st - via: kickstarter.com
Greetings all!  We're back from Essen and ready to rumble for the final eight days of this campaign. Know that we're absolutely committed to bringing you as many Spotlights as we can as this thing draws to a close. It may be a lofty goal, but we'd... (Read More)

Spotlight #2 - Solo, Co-op, Survival and a word on 3-4 players

October 26th - via: kickstarter.com
First looks at Cloudspire in the wild Well, one full day into Essen and we are amazed at the support coming from this place. Our team came into today still quite exhausted from the trip, from late night KS videos, and everything that goes into... (Read More)

3 Waves of Gameplay Direct From Essen!

October 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Greetings from Germany! We're just rolling out of bed on Thursday morning, with the first day of Essen Spiel starting in just 2.5 short hours! This update was supposed to go out last night, but slow video upload speed cramped our style.  We hung out... (Read More)

Chip Theory Games launches Cloudspire on Kickstarter

October 23rd - via: dicetowernews.com
Cloudspire is a MOBA-style tower defense for 1-4 players by Chip Theory Games (CTG), the makers of the Too Many Bones Series. Cloudspire, which is already fully funded on Kickstarter, takes place in the floating realm of Ankar and tells the story of a war to acquire a powerful and rare energy known only as “The Source”. Players control one of four unique factions in a battle to destroy and steal source energy from their opponents. Every race has their own unique units and heroes as well as the ability to bid and draft mercenaries for hire. (Read More)

Spotlight #1: Fortresses and Unit Deployment

October 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Greetings, gateport jumpers! Welcome to the first of many Cloudspire Spotlights. Today, we're taking a look at two important aspects of the game, fortress advancements and unit deployment. These are just the first of many video updates that will... (Read More)

Day 3 Update: An Update on Future Updates!

October 18th - via: kickstarter.com
Greetings, gateport jumpers! We wanted to let you know we've received a boatload of neoprene hexes today, and are chomping at the bit to do a bunch of recording tomorrow. The graphic at the top of the campaign says the next (first) Spotlight will be... (Read More)

Day 1 Wrap Up: Breaking Records and a Huge Thank You!

October 17th - via: kickstarter.com
  Wow! What a day! It's hard to believe we launched this project only 15 hrs ago and already we've smashed through a TON of stretch goals and left TMB: Undertow's Day One total in the dust! We're absolutely thrilled.  The launching of a new IP is... (Read More)

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