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SPORTSFRIENDS featuring Johann Sebastian Joust

A project in New York, NY by Die Gute Fabrik

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A compendium of four joyfully fun local multiplayer games for PlayStation 3 and home computers.
Backers: 4146
Average Pledge Per Backer: $37

Funded: $152,451 of $150,000
Dates: Nov 8th -> Dec 10th (32 days)
Project By: Die Gute Fabrik
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Latest News

Microsoft tells J.S. Joust devs their game is “NOT possible” on Windows

December 16th - via:
PlayStation Move-enabled game only on Mac and Linux for now, will be open sourced. (Read More)

Sportsfriends delayed out of Jan., needs 'some more weeks' of work

January 20th - via:
Sportsfriends, the compilation of four local-multiplayer games from Die Gute Fabrik, will miss its previously announced release window of January 2014, the studio announced today. (Read More)

Unreleased multiplayer games delivered to Sportsfriends backers

December 23rd - via:
Four unreleased local-multiplayer games are now available to select backers of Die Gute Fabrik's Kickstarter drive for Sportsfriends, the studio announced over the weekend in an email to those backers. (Read More)

Sportsfriends pre-orders open, offer alpha builds

June 12th - via:
Get your hands on some of the best local co-op games on the indie scene – heck, anywhere – by buying in early to Sportsfriends. The Kickstarter-funded bundle contains a number of games you might have heard of if you pay attention to coverage of indie gamejams and festivals – Hokra, Super Pole Riders, BaraBariBall and the hilarious Johann Sebastian Joust. (Read More)

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