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Lobodestroyo - 3D Action Platformer Game

A project in Orlando, FL by James Guy

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A retro action adventure game inspired by N64-era collect-a-thon platformers. Channeling the spirit of Rareware's late 90's titles.
Backers: 929
Average Pledge Per Backer: $47

Funded: $43,831 of $35,000
Dates: Nov 11th -> Dec 11th (30 days)
Project By: James Guy
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Latest News

Lobodestroyo's Kickstarter Absence and the Virtue of Patience

February 23rd - via:
It's been eight months since Lobodestroyo's last update promised more frequent updates. What's going on with the 3D platformer, and why the silence? (Read More)

3D Platformer Lobodestroyo Is Jumping Behind the Scenes

August 28th - via:
A new mini-update posted on Left-Handed Games's website about coding Lobodestroyo pulls back the curtain on indie game development. (Read More)

Almost There!

December 11th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

35k Goal Reached On Our FINAL DAY

December 10th - via:
We have made it! We broke 35k and are still going. The campaign is not over so I can’t sleep soundly QUITE yet but knowing that we have breached out goal is absolutely amazing. I am still having a hard time processing what this actually all means.... (Read More)

Week 4 Round Up. This is It.

December 9th - via:
This is it. The end of days. The final few hours left for Lobo to hit its goal. I won’t lie, I’m freaking out. So close yet so far away. The rally this week has been amazing and has brought us from probable failure to a very possible success.... (Read More)

The Future of Lobodestroyo

December 8th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Mutt Makes his Karting Debut

December 6th - via:
What’s this? Another update!? But it's about another game? What gives? You guys realize this is your FINAL weekend to raise funds right? Trust us. You are going to want to hear this! This kart racer comes to kickstarter from our friends at... (Read More)

‘Final Friday’ Special Announcement

December 6th - via:
It’s our final weekend of funding before the end of the campaign. This is where a lot of kickstarters turn to the backers they already have and try and twist your arms into pledging more funds to get the project pushed through. Are we above that?... (Read More)

Announcing 'Our Savior' Tier

December 5th - via:
At the end of days a cry went out for a hero to save us. Will the call be answered? We are coming up to the final few days of the campaign, and thanks to a big rush of pledges, media exposure and backers spreading the word, Lobodestroyo stands a very... (Read More)

Week 3 in review. We approach our final days!

December 1st - via:
Thank you for your continued support on the project and welcome to our new backers! Week three saw a lot more joining the fold and we appreciate you all! The big Thanksgiving news about our Wii-U stretch goal being absorbed was a big hit and got us... (Read More)

Thanksgiving Wii-U Announcement

November 28th - via:
Lefthanded Games Studio, LLC. is now an official Nintendo indie developer! We got the call from Nintendo yesterday and are now ready to roll with Wii-U! Due to NDA’s we just signed with Nintendo we can’t go into too much depth but we now have... (Read More)

Some of you love us. Some of you need convincing

November 26th - via:
As with anything online, there will be supporters and there will be skeptics, especially when donations are involved. We fully recognize that we need to impress you with our concept and our goal in order to earn your trust and your support. We have... (Read More)

Week Two in the books.

November 24th - via:
After slowing down on the totals a bit for the usual week 2 slump we have doubled our overall backer count from last week! Welcome new backers! We have had a few high tier supporters join the fold including our third ‘Model Citizen’ backer who... (Read More)

$25+ Rewards Updated! Soundtrack added!

November 19th - via:
In an effort to increase backer pledges we would like to offer a great upgrade offer. All backers pledging at the $25 or higher tier will now also get a digital copy of the Lobodestryo sound track! This original score, developed by the very talented... (Read More)

Wii-U Stretch Goal Readdressed

November 18th - via:
We have an announcement for our backers (and potential backers!) regarding Lobodestroyo on the Wii-U. Firstly please let me explain our initial logic on the original stretch goals. The costs for developing on the next-gen platforms is nice and... (Read More)

One week down. 73 backers strong. It starts!

November 17th - via:
First and foremost THANK YOU for all the outreach and support you have given the campaign so far. Lobo is getting love from friends old and new, and from all over the world. We really can’t thank you enough. We are starting to slow down a bit on... (Read More)

These Three New Kickstarter Projects Are Trying To Fund Their Way Onto Wii U

November 17th - via:
Kickstarter is once again the name with the games, as three unique new projects are all trying to crowdfund their way to Wii U stretch goals. (Read More)

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