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Kindred Fates - An Open World Monster Battling RPG

A project in Columbus, OH by Skymill Studios

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Capture monsters, explore a dark and unforgiving region, and fight to take back your home in this open world RPG.
Backers: 10868
Average Pledge Per Backer: $63

Funded: $685,188 of $50,000
Dates: Jan 28th -> Feb 27th (30 days)
Project By: Skymill Studios
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Latest News

Kindred Fates, a "grown-up" monster-battling RPG, smashes every Kickstarter stretch goal--including a Switch release

February 27th - via:
Kindred Fates recently wrapped up its Kickstarter, crushing every stretch goal in the process. This means that a Switch release is coming our way. (Read More)

What's your favorite crowdfunded game?

February 27th - via:
Plenty of games such as Shovel Knight and A Hat in Time ower their existence to crowdfunding sites like Kickstarter. What crowdfunded game is your favorite? (Read More)

ONLY 24 HOURS LEFT for Kindred Fates - An Open World Monster Battling RPG!

February 26th - via:
YOU GUYS ARE INCREDIBLE!!! Just a few hours ago you passed the 450K stretch goal, adding 3 new Legendary kinfolk and their unique quest lines to the game! Now we're in the final hours and have just 1 stretch goal left to hit. Everyone on the team has... (Read More)

5,000 Backers and Co-op Stretch Goal Passed!

February 25th - via:
This community never ceases to amaze us! We passed 2 major milestones today: Passing the Co-op stretch goal at $350,000, and having over 5,000 backers! Knowing that this is a game that people are this excited about is incredibly motivating, and it's... (Read More)

Less than 72 hours to go!

February 24th - via:
What an amazing ride this has been! With over 600% of our original goal reached before the last 3 days, we're so excited to see what sort of grand finale might be in store! As we near the end of our campaign, it's your last chance to pledge and... (Read More)

Kickstarter of the Week: Kindred Fates, an Open-World Monster Battling RPG

February 23rd - via:
A game that wants to evolve the monster battle genre (Read More)

New Reward Tiers, Another Stretch Goal Passed, and more!

February 19th - via:
As we head into our final week of the campaign, we have more exciting developments for you! New Reward Tiers Since the limited $300 and $500 backer reward tiers have sold out (way faster than we expected), we've added two new reward tiers!  At $350... (Read More)


February 13th - via:
Thanks to you, we're finally able to make exploring the world of Kindred Fates on Nintendo Switch a reality! We know this is the point that many of you have been waiting for, and we're so excited to welcome you all to Hinterlock! Now you can... (Read More)

Kindred Fates hits Kickstarter stretch goal, officially coming to Switch

February 13th - via:
The game will be officially making its way to Switch at some point in 2023. (Read More)

Kickstarter RPG Takes Pokemon, Blends It With Breath Of The Wild

February 11th - via:
Kindred Fates is an open world RPG on Kickstarter that aims to build on the steadily-growing popularity of the Pokémon genre, with a few key changes. (Read More)

Our first three stretch goals have been PASSED!

February 8th - via:
Our second week of the Kickstarter campaign has been very eventful! We've already met our first 3 stretch goals! More Bond Activities, Building Your Own Guild, and Recruitment will all be included in the game now! Be sure to check out their... (Read More)


February 2nd - via:
Kindred Fates is FUNDED!! We can't begin to thank all of you enough for supporting and believing in us! Our team is absolutely thrilled to know that we get to to make this happen! "I am absolutely over the moon right now, I seriously can't thank you... (Read More)

Gifs, Guilds, and Character Customization! We've added to our page!

January 30th - via:
Hello everyone! We've added several new gifs to our page including one showing off character customization! We've also added a section containing an in depth explanation on how Guilds are handled in Kindred Fates. We'll continue adding to our page as... (Read More)

Amazing start! We're already over half way to meeting our goal in less than 48 hours!

January 30th - via:
Thank you all for pledging to our Kickstarter! It really means the world that you care so much about the world we're creating. At time of writing, we are 57% funded and climbing! That's amazing progress for how early we are in our campaign.  A few... (Read More)

Kindred Fates is another Pokemon clone that's blowing up on Kickstarter

January 29th - via:
Another game like Pokemon is on the way: Kindred Fates is a Pokemon clone currently on Kickstarter that aims to make monster battle RPGs more interesting — and more mature. (Read More)

Pokemon-Style Open World RPG Kindred Fates Kickstarter Begins

January 29th - via:
The Kindred Fates Kickstarter for a Pokemon-like game with permadeath and monsters that have branching evolutionary paths has launched. (Read More)

Kindred Fates, another Pokémon-like game, launches on Kickstarter

January 29th - via:
Kindred Fates, another Pokémon-like game, launches on Kickstarter (Read More)

Open World Monster Battling RPG 'Kindred Fates' has a Switch Kickstarter stretch goal

January 28th - via:
Kindred Fates has a base goal of $50k, but if Switch fans want to see the game hit Nintendo's platform, the Kickstarter will have to hit $155k. (Read More)

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