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Tobu Tobu Girl Deluxe とぶとぶがーるでらっくす for GB/GBC

A project in Dusseldorf, Germany by First Press Games

Status: Active

Color-enhanced platforming fun for retro-fans! カラーになったレトロファンのためのアクションゲーム!
Backers: 354
Average Daily Pledges: €1,311
Average Pledge Per Backer: €70

Funding: €24,917 of €32,000
Dates: Apr 4th -> May 4th (30 days)
Project By: First Press Games
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Latest News

Game Boy 30th anniversary & new previews!

April 21st - via:
Happy cake day to everyone's favorite gaming brick today. The Game Boy turns 30 years old today and tons of gamers still love him:  Make sure to check the #GameBoy30th hashtag on social media today, it's seriously overwhelming! Since this is a... (Read More)

66,6% Funded!

April 18th - via:
Oh girl. Our campaign just reached 2/3 of it's funding goal! Today is also the half-point of this Kickstarter's lifetime and we are really confident about how things are going so far - As featured in the last updates, we got lots of love from both... (Read More)

Updated press and social media coverage

April 17th - via:
Good morning, everyone! Following our supply of the press kit and preview ROM for streamers and reviewers last week, we got some amazing coverage all over the web and we‘d like to express our strong gratitude to all the Game Boy fans, news writers... (Read More)

Press & streaming preview version available!

April 14th - via:
Hello everyone,  This week has been a great success so far: We are not even at half of the time of the campaign and you already backed over 50% of the Kickstarter goal!  Big thanks to everyone who shared, backed and recommended our project, your... (Read More)

New backing pledges added!

April 13th - via:
Hello everyone, we just added two new pledges to our Kickstarter! These pledges aim to give the options for those that want to contribute just a small amount towards the  project or give it a larger amount in return of something awesome - We got you... (Read More)

2017 Game Boy Platformer Tobu Tobu Girl Is Aiming For A Deluxe Game Boy Color Re-Release

April 12th - via:
The Game Boy is rapidly approaching its 30th anniversary - something we're celebrating right now by gathering your votes for the best Game Boy games - but that doesn't mean that we can't still get new games for the system. Back in 2017, we shared the news of a brand new Game Boy release called Tobu Tobu Girl, an arcade-style platformer which received a very limited run of physical Game Boy cartridges (it was also offered online for free via emulation). Now, the original team is back in partnership with First Press Games with the aim of treating the game to a larger physical run - as well as giving it a Deluxe makeover. (Read More)

Tobu Tobu Girl Deluxe is on Reddit now!

April 10th - via:
Hello everyone, we started advertising our Kickstarter page via reddit and you can find our correlating thread right here, it will be open for discussion for the whole course of this campaign: Not much to see... (Read More)

Press Kit release (and first coverage)

April 9th - via:
 Hello everyone! Today we would like to introduce our press kit for news sites and blogs - It will make covering Tobu Tobu Deluxe a lot more convenient for all writers out there. You can find the English presskit on Tangram’s website, link below:... (Read More)

33,3% Funded!

April 8th - via:
Holy  cat!  Over 1/3 of the initial goal is already reached and we still have 25 days to go!  The word about our project really spread during the weekend - a big thank you goes out to everyone who backed us in the first few days of our campaign! ... (Read More)

We got questions..

April 6th - via:
...frequently asked questions, to be exact! You can now find a whole bunch of questions and answers regarding this Kickstarter and the game itself in our FAQ section! Please let us know if anything won't let you sleep at night, we will answer... (Read More)

A tobu-tastic launch day!

April 5th - via:
Hello everyone, after just one day, an overwhelming amount of community support and lots of kind words on social media, we are at over 100 backers and already 20% towards the initial goal!  We really appreciate the love of the retro community and... (Read More)

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