Death From Above

A project in Munich, Germany by Hendrik Lesser

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An easy-to-pick-up arcade drone warfare game where you play as a Ukrainian military drone operator fighting against Russian invaders
Backers: 366
Average Pledge Per Backer: €73

Funded: €26,548 of €25,000
Dates: Mar 9th -> Apr 8th (30 days)
Project By: Hendrik Lesser
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Latest News

Update #16 - New Artist collaboration! Odarka

April 5th - via:
Dear backers,  We are now officially in the last 72 hours of our campaign, and we have some more exciting news to share with you today. We are proud to announce that we have partnered with electronic musician and vocalist, Odarka, to create an even... (Read More)

Update #15 - First stretch goal unveiled! More press love

April 1st - via:
Good weekend Backers! First off, we want to thank you all again for bringing us this far! Thanks to all of you, we can now collaborate with artists like Nazar and Antytila, with more to come. We appreciate all of the love and will channel it into... (Read More)

Update #14 - We're funded!!!! Thank you for your support!

March 31st - via:
Hey there, Backers! We're stoked to announce that Death From Above has reached its funding goal! Thanks to your support, we surpassed our initial funding goal 8 days before the deadline and can now move forward with improving our game! You are... (Read More)

Death From Above Fully Funded on Kickstarter; Ukrainian Band Antytila Will Compose the Main Theme

March 31st - via:
Today the upcoming drone warfare game "Death from Above" by developer Rockodile Games and publisher Lesser Evil passed its funding goal on Kickstarter. Backers surpassed the €25,000 required for the campaign to be successful, and the total is sitting at €25,456 on Kickstarter at the moment of this writing, with seven days to go before the campaign ends. (Read More)

Update #13 - Ukrainian band Antytila will compose the main theme for Death From Above

March 30th - via:
Good afternoon, Backers! As we close in on our Kickstarter funding goal, we’re delighted to announce our partnership with Ukrainian musical sensation Antytila, one of the country’s most popular bands. Antytila will be composing the main theme for... (Read More)

Update # 12 - Kickstarter page in Ukrainian!! Сторінка на Kickstarter українською мовою!!!

March 29th - via:
Death From Above — гра-симулятор дрона в аркадному стилі, дія якої відбувається під час російського вторгнення в Україну. Ви берете на себе... (Read More)

Update #11 - Media and The wave of Polish support!

March 24th - via:
Hello everyone! Hope you're all ready for a great weekend. As we approach 65% of our funding goal, we wanted to shout out the great support we've had from media all throughout the campaign, particularly from Polish media in the last few days. Aside... (Read More)

Update #10 - Dev team deep dive - Meet Joni!

March 21st - via:
Hello Backers, a new week has begun! We're approaching the 60% funded line, and we are counting on you to keep spreading the word about our project and helping us make it as great as it can be! With your support, we know we will make it to our goal!... (Read More)

Update #9 - Dev team deep dive - Meet Alex

March 18th - via:
Hello Backers, we hope you're enjoying the weekend! We have a long way to go with Death From Above, but we will keep fighting and with your support, we are sure we'll make it to our goal! Today we'll be featuring a Q&A with Alex Wolodarskij, sole... (Read More)

Death From Above - Russian War Game

March 17th - via:
The war between Russia and Ukraine has taken a new twist and soon surfers will be able to participate. Lesser Evil has produced another political game, this time against Russia. Death from Above follows the pro-democratic stance of Hendrick Lesser, founder of Lesser Evil Games. (Read More)

Update #8 - First Partner Artist!! Nazar Davydenko!

March 15th - via:
Dear backers, Today we're revealing the first of the Ukrainian artists who will contribute to Death From Above if we are funded, Nazar Davydenko! He'll be creating the illustrations for the intros and outros of the game, so please help us make this... (Read More)

Update #7 - Aerorozvidka

March 14th - via:
Dear backers, We are thrilled to announce that we are now more than halfway funded with your incredible support! We are so grateful to each and every one of you who has pledged to our cause. Keeping this momentum going, we will be at our goal in no... (Read More)

Update #6 - Gis Arta

March 13th - via:
Hey Backers! It’s a new week and we're almost halfway to our goal! Once again, we thank you for joining us on this journey of support for Ukraine! It makes a big difference for the team to see your comments, your posts, and your shares, so keep... (Read More)

Fight Back Against Russia In The Ukraine-Based Drone Simulator DEATH FROM ABOVE

March 13th - via:
Developers Lesser Evil have proudly announced the launch of their official Kickstarter page for their upcoming title Death From Above. This game is focused on the Russian invasion of Ukraine and is offering backers exclusive access to the game's beta versions and other exciting rewards. (Read More)

Death From Above is a game about a UAF fighter piloting a drone during the Russian-Ukrainian war

March 13th - via:
The developers from Lesser Evil Games launched a Kickstarter campaign to raise funds for the creation of the Death From Above game. This is an arcade drone simulator set during the Russian invasion of Ukraine. (Read More)

Update #5 - Army of Drones

March 12th - via:
Hey Backers! It’s Sunday and the support keeps coming in. We've blasted past 40% funding, and we couldn't be more appreciative of all your contributions, sharing, and comments.  It’s time for another spotlight on the charities which we’ll be... (Read More)

Update #4 - Come Back Alive

March 11th - via:
Hi Backers - we hope you’re enjoying your weekend. We’re quickly approaching 30% funding and are humbled by the support level we’ve been receiving over the past 48 hours. You’re making a genuine difference to the game and the causes we’re... (Read More)

Update #3 - The first day of the campaign is almost over, and we are nearing 20% of our funding goal! Everyone deserves a gift for their support!

March 10th - via:
Welcome backers - we’ve only been live less than a day and have already broken the 10% barrier, with 20% in our sights! It was honestly an incredible thing to wake up to this morning, so thank you all. We’re so grateful to you all for your... (Read More)

'Death From Above' Is A Drone Warfare Game Set In Ukraine, Kickstarter Campaign Launched, Early Access Proceeds Partly Go To Charity

March 10th - via:
In Death From Above you will play as a Ukrainian military drone operator fighting the occupation, salvaging valuable equipment, and restoring communication lines disrupted by the conflict. Hidden behind enemy lines, you command a 'super drone' to seek and destroy tanks, take back communication towers, recover stolen goods, and fight for a better tomorrow. (Read More)

Update #1 - We are live! 6% funded. Thank you!

March 9th - via:
Hello Backers, We are thrilled to announce the Death From Above campaign has officially launched! 🎉 Your support so far has been incredible - continue to share the Kickstarter on social media, with your friends and family, and we will reach the... (Read More)

Update #1 - We are live! 6% funded. Thank you!

March 9th - via:
Dear backers, We are thrilled to announce that our Kickstarter campaign for Death From Above has officially launched, and we would like to thank you for your incredible support so far! We reached 6% of our funding goal in just a few hours, and we... (Read More)

Drone Warfare Game Set in Ukraine "Death From Above" Announced, Kickstarter Launched

March 9th - via:
Publisher Lesser Evil and Finnish developer Rockodile Games announced their upcoming game "Death from Above." The game is an arcade-style drone simulator set during the ongoing Russian invasion of Ukraine. The player takes on the role of a drone operator belonging to the Ukrainian military and tasked with "fighting enemy forces, salvaging valuable equipment, and restoring crucial communication lines." (Read More)

In Death from Above, players will pilot drones and drop grenades on Russian tanks and soldiers

March 9th - via:
Germany’s Lesser Evil and Finnish developer Rockodile Games have launched a Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign for a game about Ukraine’s war against Russia. Death From Above is a small indie title without a huge budget, but it aims to make an impact on how people feel about the year-old conflict between Russia and Ukraine. (Read More)

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