Highlander The Duel

Forsaken Castle

A project in Baton Rouge, LA by Duck Block Games

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Forsaken Castle is a 16-bit style, action exploration platformer, about a paladin and her fight against evil.
Backers: 943
Average Pledge Per Backer: $37

Funded: $35,360 of $10,000
Dates: Apr 24th -> May 24th (30 days)
Project By: Duck Block Games
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Latest News

[Final Stretch] Dark Lily Achieved! Less than 24 hours remaining! Bonus music for Initiate backers and more!

May 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
Wow! Just two days ago we were announcing that Meryl's stretch goal was achieved and now we've achieved the Dark Lily stretch goal! We also have some good news for Initiate ($25) reward tier backers and up, so look for details on that below! We've... (Read More)

[Stretch Goal] Mage Unlocked: Meryl! Less than 72 hours remaining!

May 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Wow! We've now cleared over half of our stretch goals! Thank you all so much! So in addition to New Game+, Boss Rush Mode, Valkyrie Lily, Playstation 4 and Vita Support, we will now include: Mage Unlocked: Meryl is a magician that Lily will meet... (Read More)

[Stretch Goal] Playstation 4 Achieved! PS Vita Support and Xbox One Update!

May 16th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Everyone! Apologies for the delay getting this update out. We had some new developments recently that will be explained in this update, so let's get down to business! First, which everyone is probably very much aware of by now, we've hit our... (Read More)

Interview with Duck Block Games on “Forsaken Castle” – A 16-Bit Metroidvania Homage Kickstarter

May 15th - via: gamersxtreme.org
Brothers Lance and Clint Trahan took the time to provide us some background on the game’s development and history, as well as what the studio has in store. (Read More)

[Stretch Goal] Valkyrie Lily Achieved! Add-ons and Onward to PS4!

May 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi Everyone! We continue to storm ahead! The Valkyrie Lily stretch goal has been achieved and we're already almost a third of the way to our Playstation 4 stretch goal! We can't thank everyone enough for the amazing support! So now, in addition to... (Read More)

[Status Update] Halfway Point, New Demo v1.1 and Linux Build Released

May 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello everyone! We have now reached the halfway point of our campaign and are very close to reaching our third stretch goal "Valkyrie Lily"! After that, it's onward to our Playstation 4 stretch goal! Thank you all so much for your support in getting... (Read More)

[Stretch Goal] Boss Rush Mode Achieved and Greenlit on Steam!

May 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello again everyone! Today has been a busy day for us! Not only did we get Greenlit on Steam, we have also hit our second stretch goal! So let's break down where things stand! In addition to New Game+, the game will now include the following: Boss... (Read More)

[Stretch Goal] New Game+ Achieved!

May 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone! We're happy to announce that as of early yesterday evening we achieved our first stretch goal! And as of this morning, we are almost halfway to our next stretch goal! Here are the details on our first stretch goal:New Game+: After... (Read More)

Castlevania Gets A Little Cuter With Forsaken Castle

May 2nd - via: siliconera.com
Forsaken Castle will have players helping Paladin Lily whip her enemies to pieces, all while exploring a sprawling castle in search of evil. (Read More)

100% FUNDED and Stretch Goals!

April 29th - via: kickstarter.com
Thank YOU!Absolutely incredible! In a little over 5 days since we started this campaign, we have hit our funding goal! Thank you all so so much! We can't wait to start sharing more great updates to the game as we move forward. We're also looking... (Read More)

‘Forsaken Castle’ Kickstarter: 16-Bit Platformer Possibly Coming To Nintendo Switch, PS4

April 28th - via: ibtimes.com
Duck Block Games’ 16-bit style, action exploration platformer, “Forsaken Castle,” is coming to the Nintendo Switch and the PlayStation 4 if it gains enough support on Kickstarter. (Read More)

Status Update: 48-Hours, 70%, Some Kind Words and Steam Greenlight

April 26th - via: kickstarter.com
You're all amazing! In a little over 48-hours, we have secured 70% of our funding goal! Since the last update, two glowing reviews have caught our attention and we'd love to share them with everyone here: The Unique Motivation of Forsaken Castle’s... (Read More)

The Unique Motivation of Forsaken Castle's Metroidvania Protagonist

April 26th - via: cliqist.com
Forsaken Castle updates the standard grizzled hero trope by giving its protagonist, Lily motivation beyond standard monster slaying protocol. (Read More)

Status Update: First 24-Hours!

April 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Greetings everyone! We just wanted to post a quick update about our current progress.  First off, thank you so much for all the support and great feedback! We want to make the best game that we can make and feedback is absolutely essential. So know... (Read More)

Forsaken Castle Demo Download

April 25th - via: games.softpedia.com
There’s something magic about 2D sidescrollers with simple gameplay mechanics, especially if they feature difficult levels and responsive controls (Read More)

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