A project in Seattle, WA by Lunar Ray Games

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A beautifully pixelated 2D Metroidvania about a young woman who travels through time to destroy an empire.
Backers: 5751
Average Pledge Per Backer: $31

Funded: $176,667 of $50,000
Dates: Jun 25th -> Jul 25th (30 days)
Project By: Lunar Ray Games
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Latest News

Action-platformer sequel Timespinner 2: Unwoven Dream announced

September 26th - via: gtogg.com
Developer Lunar Ray Games has announced Timespinner 2: Unvowen Dream, a sequel to 2018’s Timespinner. In this brand-new chapter taking place after the events of the original game, players will take on the role of a retired war hero called Auria, who will soon find herself having to save the world from the apocalypse while also trying to protect her son. (Read More)

Timespinner Is A Metroidvania Turning Back The Clock On Switch Next Week

May 29th - via: nintendolife.com
Any game inspired by Castlevania and Mega Man X is likely worth a look, and so it is with Timespinner, an 'ode to classic '90s action platformers' which launched last year on other platforms. (Read More)

Feature: Kickstarter's Wii U and 3DS Campaigns - 13th August

August 13th - via: nintendolife.com
This entry will list some recent success stories you may have missed before moving onto some other projects kicking around seeking funds. (Read More)

Update 13: Final Countdown Stream LIVE!

July 25th - via: kickstarter.com
The Final Countdown Stream for the Kickstarter is now LIVE here: http://www.twitch.tv/lunarraygames  (Read More)

Time Is Short For Timespinner Kickstarter From Ex-Bungie Dev

July 25th - via: gamebreaker.tv
It's already well funded but if this takes your fancy, now's the time to back it it! (Read More)

Timespinner ticks down on Kickstarter

July 25th - via: thebitpulse.com
Metroidvania style games do well on Kickstarter, and Timespinner is no exception. It’s the final day of the campaign and this 2D, time-trotting adventure has more than tripled its original $50,000 goal, raising a total of $167,985. (Read More)

Update 12: The Final 24 Hours!

July 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Backers, old and new, welcome to the final hours of the Timespinner Kickstarter! What an incredible month it has been! I’m both honored and humbled that so many of you are as excited about Timespinner as I am! I can’t thank everyone enough!... (Read More)

Update 11: Reddit AMA is happening now!

July 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Hey everyone! Head on over to this Reddit Ask-Me-Anything thread and, well, ask me anything! http://www.reddit.com/r/IAmA/comments/2bf3oy/iaman_indie_game_developer_who_left_bungie_to/ If Reddit ain't-yo-thang, here's a few other tidbits that might... (Read More)

Nintendo 3DS Unlocked and New Stretch Goals!

July 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Jeez Pete, you guys! In an unpredictable jump, we just demolished the 3DS Stretch Goal and have almost reached the New Game+ Stretch Goal, too! I’m absolutely flabbergasted! A big thank you to all of the new backers (beckers?), and another huge... (Read More)

Update 9: Local Co-Op Unlocked and New Game+ Announced!

July 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Well this is definitely Update lucky Number 9! Thanks to an incredible shout-out by the Might No.9 Kickstarter team, we just got an enormous boost to the campaign! This means that we’re cruising right past the Local Co-Op stretch goal, straight... (Read More)

Update 8: Final Week: Livestreams and More!

July 18th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey everyone! We’ve reached over 170% funding and still have a week to go! Historically, the final week of a Kickstarter is almost always as exciting as the first. It’s time to buckle your seat-belts and get ready for the final burst of the... (Read More)

Kickstarter Round-Up: July 2014

July 16th - via: leviathyn.com
When it comes to gaming Kickstarters this month, there's plenty of tower defense, time-travel and potato salad to go around! (Read More)

Update 7: PlayStation Vita Unlocked and Nintendo 3DS Announced!

July 13th - via: kickstarter.com
We did it! We've unlocked the PlayStation Vita Stretch Goal for 75k! This means that Timespinner is now coming out on multiple PC platforms, 1 console, and 1 hand-held console. We couldn't have done it with everyone's generous help— thank you! New... (Read More)

Update 6: Greenlit, Fan Art Contest, and Shout-Outs!

July 11th - via: kickstarter.com
We’ve been Greenlit on Steam! This is fantastic news, as it means that Timespinner will be easily distributed on all PC platforms through Valve’s wonderful service. Huzzah! We’d like to thank everyone for your invaluable help in getting... (Read More)

Update 5: PS4 Unlocked, New Stretch Goal, and Add-Ons!

July 7th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey everyone! 65k funds pledged: The PlayStation 4 Stretch Goal has been reached! This is absolutely incredible! Thank you so much!  In light of the news that you will soon be able to play Timespinner in your living room, here’s the next Stretch... (Read More)

Timespinner Reaches Kickstarter Goal

July 3rd - via: nextpowerup.com
A Kickstarter campaign for Timespinner, a new PlayStation game, has been fulfilled with 22 days to go. The campaign has already pulled in more than $54,000 and its creators were only trying to reach $50,000 to make the game a reality. With 22 days to go, you can be sure that the campaign will pull in much more. (Read More)

Update 4: Funded! (and a new Backer Tier, too!)

July 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
We did it! We're funded! In only one short week we managed to get 100% of the pledges needed to make Timespinner a reality. Wooow, this is absolutely incredible! Thank you so very much! So exciting~~ Now it’s time to demolish those stretch goals!... (Read More)

Update #3: PlayStation Info and Shout-Outs

June 30th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey everyone! The last few days have been incredible! It’s all thanks to you that Timespinner has been such a success. We’ve reached over 1,600 backers and almost 90% funding in just 5 days! Wow! Let’s keep this momentum going and blow right... (Read More)

The Greenlight Groove: Stardust Vanguards, 39 Days to Mars, Parcel and More

June 29th - via: wraithkal.info
It’s a fact that many Steam users don’t check or even notice most Greenlight additions. There are simply too many, making it rather time consuming. Hoping to alleviate this problem somewhat, I bring you The Greenlight Groove, featuring my recommendations from the past week! (Read More)

Vengeful Time Travel in Timespinner

June 28th - via: cliqist.com
Two man indie studio, Lunar Ray Games, comes to Kickstarter with a heartbreaking story of war, murder, and a thirst for revenge destined to stir up Metroid lovers’ nostalgia and give players a pixelated adventure to really talk about. This project is Timespinner. (Read More)

Update #2: Stretch Goals, Round 1

June 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey guys! What an awesome first day we had, and it's all thanks to you! Achieving over 50% funding in one day is no simple feat. Way to go, everyone! Stretch Goals - Part 1Here are the first set of stretch goals. We'll reveal more goals as we... (Read More)

The Kickstarter Compendium

June 27th - via: gameinformer.com
Welcome to the Kickstarter Compendium, a gathering of games and game-related projects that we’ve come across that deserve your attention. The crowd-funding model for video games has resulted in some fascinating new game ideas, and new projects are going up on a weekly basis that deserve your attention. (Read More)

The First Update — Platforms and Pixels

June 26th - via: kickstarter.com
Jeez Pete, you guys! 20k raised in only 18 hours? What an incredible start to the first day of the campaign! I’m flattered and excited that so many people share the same love of 16-bit pixelated Metroidvanias. I set out to make the type of game... (Read More)

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