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Throw Me in the River: A Visual Novel about Compressed Time

A project in Portland, OR by Side Group

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A visual novel dealing in regret, family and compressed time.
Backers: 43
Average Pledge Per Backer: $40

Funded: $1,733 of $1,400
Dates: Oct 18th -> Nov 17th (31 days)
Project By: Side Group
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Latest News

Final public update: new music tracks!

November 14th - via:
We're past the funding goal but are still working toward hitting the first stretch goal - and we need your help to do it! With only 2 days left in the campaign this is going to be the final public update showcasing new music for the project. From now... (Read More)

Funding goal reached!

November 10th - via:
We're funded! Thank you all for the support. We're incredibly excited to be working toward the first stretch goal for Throw Me in the River. Any amount of money that is given from here on out will go toward building the alternative scenes - meaning... (Read More)

Breaking from traditional story structure: My writing exercise that lead to Throw Me in the River

November 9th - via:
Hello! Just one week left in Throw Me in the River's campaign, so for this update I decided to do something a bit different. Rather than show off progress we've made as in the other updates, today I decided to write a short explanation of the... (Read More)

New music track!

November 5th - via:
Our previous update mysteriously alluded to a music track that plays underneath a series of scenes in which Joseph is uncertain of where or when he is. By directing you to a link that didn't exist, we were only reinforcing that feeling, so that when... (Read More)

More new music, more new art - and more coming soon!

November 5th - via:
With funding surpassing 75%, we're due to give you all an update on development progress! First, a haunting new image from Nic of one of the characters answering their phone. This image is used in an early scene as a character is confronted with the... (Read More)

New music, art, and funding progress!

October 23rd - via:
Thank you all so much for the support so far! Funding has surpassed 50%! We've been hard at work on the game and have some new assets we can show off. First, here's a new music track from Troy. This track plays during a scene where tensions between... (Read More)

Kickstarter launched- 40% funded and showing at Portland Retro Gaming Expo!

October 18th - via:
The big day! So far the support for Throw Me in the River has been amazing to see, even only a couple hours after going live! Even early in the day the turnout at Portland Retro Gaming Expo has been fantastic (looking forward to the crowd that shows... (Read More)

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