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Apocalypse Now - the Game

A project in Hollywood, CA by Erebus LLC
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Game adaptation of the legendary film by the producers, directors & writers of Fallout: New Vegas, Wasteland 2, Far Cry & a dozen RPGs
Backers: 2711
Average Pledge Per Backer: $64

Funded: $172,503 of $900,000
Dates: Jan 25th -> Feb 24th (30 days)
Project By: Erebus LLC
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Latest News

The APOCALYPSE NOW Debacle

February 21st - via: kscopeonline.com
“Like Fallout: New Vegas on acid in Vietnam.” This is the descriptor on the (now-defunct) Kickstarter page for Apocalypse Now: The Game. (Read More)

Update #10 - Terminate the Colonel's Command With Extreme Prejudice

February 15th - via: kickstarter.com
Kickstarter Page is Terminated. Pledge here:https://apocalypsenow.com/pledge Questions here:montgomery.markland@apocalypsenow.com All supporters coming over to our website will receive a pledge tier increase of one level on ApocalypseNow.com. Never... (Read More)

Lobster's Kickstarter Video Game Analysis: February 15th 2017

February 15th - via: cliqist.com
Lobster Sundew is back with Lobster's Kickstarter Video Game Analysis, this time focusing on the disappointment that is Apocalypse Now. (Read More)

Revolution #9 - FAQ

February 14th - via: kickstarter.com
To answer all the clarifications that have been requested by our backers, here are the FAQs for this morning's Update #8: When do you get charged?The ApocalypseNow.com website operates like any crowdfunding platform, you will not be charged unless we... (Read More)

Update #8 - "Never get out of the boat." Absolutely goddamn right! Unless you were goin' all the way...

February 14th - via: kickstarter.com
By Montgomery Markland 14 February 2017 Before reading the below announcement, as a Kickstarter Backer, you are eligible for a free tier-upgrade. You are our hardcore supporters and we know you'll never get off of the boat.  The best way to get your... (Read More)

Apocalypse Now game cancels Kickstarter to crowdfund on its own site

February 14th - via: theverge.com
“The new platform will serve as a rallying point for the community and represents the team’s long-term commitment to both funding the project and sharing details of the development process,” (Read More)

Apocalypse Now Video Game Kickstarter - Great in Theory; Awful in Execution

February 13th - via: cliqist.com
Cliqist takes a closer look at all the things wrong with the Apocalypse Now Video Game Kickstarter campaign, and there's a lot. (Read More)

Kickstarter Check-In: Apocalypse Now, Sunless Skies

February 3rd - via: rpgamer.com
This time out we take a look at the campaigns for Erebus LLC and American Zoetrope's Apocalypse Now and Failbetter Games' Sunless Skies. (Read More)

Apocalypse Now Game Creators Talk Platforms, Kickstarter, And Francis Ford Coppola In Reddit AMA

February 1st - via: gamespot.com
Montgomery Markland, Lawrence Liberty, and Mike Musante discuss turning a classic film into a narrative-driven survival horror RPG. (Read More)

Update #7 - Almighty Almighty this is PBR Streetgang Radio Check Over

January 29th - via: kickstarter.com
By Montgomery Markland  29 January 2017 "Your mission is to proceed up the Nung River in a Navy patrol boat. Pick up Colonel Kurtz's path at Nu Mung Ba, follow it and learn what you can along the way. When you find the Colonel, infiltrate his team... (Read More)

Update #6 - On Creating Complex Characters

January 28th - via: kickstarter.com
By Rob Auten 28 January 2017 Criminals, according to Batman, are a superstitious cowardly lot.   Writers, on the other hand, are more suspicious and flowery. (At least I am.) And as a writer—and especially a writer of games—one of the claims... (Read More)

Update #5 - A Message from The Game Director: We’re Listening to You

January 27th - via: kickstarter.com
By Montgomery Markland  27 January 2017 A lot of Kickstarter projects get people excited from the moment they're announced.  Sequels, fan-favorite reboots, franchises saved from the bargain bin -- instant goodwill from existing communities and new... (Read More)

Update #4 - The Production Plan

January 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Early Access Production PlanBy the Production Team27 January 2017 We’re going to do something that I don’t think has been done before. We’re going to layout our production plan for Apocalypse Now in the crowdfunding phase.  What you're about... (Read More)

There Are Plans For An Apocalypse Now Game

January 27th - via: thesixthaxis.com
We don’t normally cover Kickstarters as there are so many of them but this one appears to be pretty special. (Read More)

Apocalypse Now, the game — why stop the bad ideas there?

January 27th - via: thestar.com
Kickstarter pitch to adapt venerated Coppola film makes you wonder how much you’d enjoy playing around with other cinema classics. (Read More)

Update #3 - The Game's the Thing

January 26th - via: kickstarter.com
Rob Auten, Lead Writer26 January 2017 The Game’s the Thing We’re hearing from the community that there’s some confusion as to what kind of game Apocalypse Now (AN) is going to be. This is understandable; I’m reminded of the posters for... (Read More)

'Apocalypse Now' video game is now on Kickstarter

January 26th - via: businessinsider.com
Against all odds, a small team of game producers and film industry veterans are using Kickstarter to fund a new "Apocalypse Now" video game adaptation. (Read More)

Update #2 - Roleplaying: Reference and Waypoints for RPGs

January 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Update #2 - Roleplaying: Reference and Waypoints for RPGsBy Kevin McCann25 January 2017 We’re not going to be making Apocalypse Now into a rampaging first-person shooter.  Yes, it will be first-person, and you will have weapons that you can indeed... (Read More)

Francis Ford Coppola Presents…

January 25th - via: kickstarter.com
You are just as surprised as I am. Eight years ago, I answered a phone call from an unfamiliar number and found myself speaking to the VP of Production for American Zoetrope, the film production company founded by Francis Ford Coppola and George... (Read More)

Francis Ford Coppola Announces Apocalypse Now Video Game

January 25th - via: kotaku.com
Francis Ford Coppola’s American Zoetrope is teaming up with a crack team of game industry veterans to turn classic war movie Apocalypse Now into a crowdfunded psychological horror role-playing game. (Read More)

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