Playground of the Gods

A project in New York, NY by Ellwood Bartlett

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In the Beginning
Backers: 12
Average Pledge Per Backer: $44

Funded: $524 of $350,000
Dates: Oct 27th -> Dec 6th (41 days)
Project By: Ellwood Bartlett
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Latest News

Join the Team and Build Playground of the Gods: A MMORPG Survival PvPvE Game!

December 5th - via:
Are you a passionate developer looking to leave your mark on the gaming world? Do you thrive in a collaborative environment and have a burning desire to create epic experiences? If so, we want YOU! We're seeking talented individuals to join our... (Read More)

Another studio that is going to help us make this game a reality!

November 29th - via:
Hey! My name is Eric. I am from Games by Hyper. I am the core creator of the Games by Hyper Assets for Unreal Engine. In the past, I created and published games like Evolvation, but also had many different roles. For instance, I am a Teacher of Game... (Read More)

Who is Roly? Well they are a programmer and much more!

November 29th - via:
A game development visionary with an unwavering passion for Unreal Engine, fueled by over 3 years of relentless pursuit of dreams turned into reality. With an insatiable hunger for innovation and a knack for crafting immersive experiences, this... (Read More)

Partnership with New Game Studios

November 29th - via:
New Games Studio, LLC Embark on an extraordinary journey with New Game Studios, where imagination takes flight and adventures unfold across a captivating realm of video games, mods, card games, and board games. With New Game Studios, every game is a... (Read More)

Our team is growing!

November 22nd - via:
Thanks to this Kickstarter our team is growing! Check it out here Playground Of The Gods  (Read More)

New and Improved website for Playground of the Gods: In the beginning

November 22nd - via:
We are busy beavers making things happen. It is our hope in the last hours we will get fully funded, but if not we have created a website for our game. There you will find updates and even a shop where we will continue to add items as we develop new... (Read More)


November 19th - via:
should you have access to Discord click on the link to join ours! You will get updates and advanced notice of the progress of the project.   Discord   (Read More)


November 19th - via:
Please go to our website to sign up to keep updated on our project. We are going to continue to work and hopefully, in a month or two we will have a playable product for you to see. This was helpful in getting some people interested in giving us a... (Read More)

Last update for today. Building!

November 10th - via:
We talking about building in our game.   (Read More)

Teams, Funding, Employment opportunities and more.

November 10th - via:
We talk about funding, putting a team together, and our plans for all this beyond Kickstarter. We are looking for people to join our team, but who are willing to wait for their paycheck until we get funding.   (Read More)

Clip from our live stream yesterday

November 10th - via:
Big thank you!  You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00  (Read More)

Rapier concept art

November 9th - via:
Rapier concept art  (Read More)

Original art

November 8th - via:
While we wait for our page to get funded we are still working. Right now our focus is on some original artwork. 1st draft of a sword and a shield.  Shield Sword  (Read More)

Followers who have not donated I want to hear from you!

November 7th - via:
What can we do to make you a donor? We have a lot of followers on this page. Email me at and let me know. Maybe we can work something out.   (Read More)

Testing Coop and Multiplayer

November 7th - via:
Just a little test. If you like what you see here hit the donation button if you have not already!   (Read More)

Some artwork we had commissioned for the game

November 5th - via:
We had freelancers create some artwork for the game and here is the video  (Read More)

Another new Reward X-large land claim $120

November 5th - via:
You will receive the following X-Large land claim with rare items for you to log, mine, gather, and hunt. There are no larger land claims!  It is like having your own server to do as you please.  Name in the credits  5000 shop tokens  A crate... (Read More)

A new reward has been added Book of Artwork $70

November 5th - via:
Do you want to see all of the behind the scenes artwork? Maybe our hardback artbook is the answer for you.   Shipping will be charged after the campaign!   You will also get the following: Small and medium land claim 5000 shop tokens A digital copy... (Read More)

Summary of our game!

November 4th - via:
Playing as a God(dess): This is what we believe to be a unique concept, and it's something not many if any games have done before. Won't it be interesting to see how it's implemented, and how it affects the gameplay?  Creating and possessing avatars... (Read More)

NPC and AI

November 3rd - via:
One of the many things we are working on is making our NPC's feel like real players.  So instead of NPCs generating a finite number of scripted responses, they act and react autonomously based on their environment and the game's rules and... (Read More)

Our latest live stream

November 2nd - via:
Here is the link:  Justin's twitch stream  Sorry for some reason my stream our camera's froze. We were not frozen on his. We answer a number of questions. The main question is how you are a God(dess) in our game. This is a big part of what makes... (Read More)

Live Stream!

November 2nd - via:
All our thanks to the donors who have donated so far and trust that we make our vision a reality!  Remember we are going live again today at 7 pm est. This will be a Q&A from the many questions you asked us. You can watch it in a couple of... (Read More)

Our launch day live stream

October 31st - via:
 Launch day stream  Our 1st stream. We will be doing another one on Nov. 2 7 pm est. We hope that you will join us. This one is a Q&A answering the questions you have sent us via email. Thank you for that!  Discord:... (Read More)

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