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NIGHT/SHADE: You're The Drug

A project in Ann Arbor, MI by KingAsphy

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An 18+ LGBTQ romantic thriller visual novel about love, drugs, and crime.
Backers: 1121
Average Pledge Per Backer: $61

Funded: $67,940 of $60,000
Dates: Nov 10th -> Jan 9th (60 days)
Project By: KingAsphy
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Latest News


January 9th - via:
ONE HOUR REMAINS!!! AHHH!!!  (Read More)

Our first stretch goal met! Can we reach another!? 👀👀✨ 9 HOURS!

January 9th - via:
Our first stretch goal has been met! THIS IS AMAZING! Can we hit the second one and unlock Pavel and Vadim’s backstory as well? We’ve got 9 hours left to go! ✨🎉 Thank you all so much!!!  (Read More)

FULL FUNDAGE! And stretch goals...? 24 HOURS LEFT!!! ✨‼

January 8th - via:
LET'S GOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!! 100%!!!!! We are now fully funded! This is so exciting you guys! You have all helped us significantly in meeting our base goal, and we're ecstatic to say that NIGHT/SHADE will be happening. With just under 24 hours to go... (Read More)

One week left! Stream today at 5PM EST!

January 2nd - via:
One week left!!! 🎉 That's right! We have ONE week left until the end of the campaign! 💜🔪 This means we've got to go all out to boost our outreach so we can get the funding we need to produce this beautiful game for you all!  You can still... (Read More)

Two Weeks Left!!!! Lets GOOOO

December 26th - via:
Hello everyone and Happy Holidays! ❄🎄💙 It's time for an update! We are 81% FUNDED! That is so incredible, but we're not there yet. NIGHT/SHADE is an all or nothing campaign, and we need a little bit more to hit our base game goal. WE HAVE TWO... (Read More)

Gift The Game! Add-On UPDATE

December 4th - via:
📢‼ ‼ We've added a "Gift The Game" add-on to the Kickstarter. If you wish to add an additional game code to your pledge so you can give one of them to a friend, this is the add-on for you! Give the gift of a thrilling, spicy visual novel this... (Read More)

Campaign Boost and Update!

December 4th - via:
Hello there everyone! We hope you are staying safe and taking care of yourselves during this time, and just wanted to give a quick update on where we are in our progress. We have already hit our halfway point! We are ALMOST 69% Funded! .... :3c nice... (Read More)

Our demo is now available on Steam / Early Bird deals end TOMORROW!

November 23rd - via:
Our Demo is now on Steam! We appreciate your patience while we worked with Steam to get our demo up and running, but it's all worth it to make our game is more accessible to you! If you have a steam profile, be sure to give KingAsphy a follow! Please... (Read More)

AHHH!! 50%!!!!!

November 18th - via:
We've reached our halfway point only a week after our launch! This is incredible! Thank you all for the immense support and love you've shown us and continue to show us! We're half way there, and once we get funded at our base game goal, we can... (Read More)

A week out, here's an update for you all!

November 17th - via:
Firstly, let us just say that we are completely grateful for your continued support and love for us and our team during this campaign. We've gotten a lot of very helpful feedback, compliments, and overall support that we've used to help us power... (Read More)

What an incredible start!

November 11th - via:
You guys!!!! 🔪🔪🔪💜 This has been an INCREDIBLE start and we're so beyond excited to be sharing this moment with you all. Currently the campaign is at 30% of its base game goal, which is HUGE considering we're less than 24 hours from... (Read More)

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