Treachery In Beatdown City: A new way to beat-em-up!

A project in New York, NY by Shawn Alexander Allen

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Use a mix of brawling & a snappy custom COMBO creation system against punks, thugs, gentrification & more in Treachery in Beatdown City
Backers: 1249
Average Pledge Per Backer: $40

Funded: $50,473 of $49,000
Dates: Apr 7th -> May 7th (30 days)
Project By: Shawn Alexander Allen
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Latest News

PAX East 2018: Shawn Allen Game Devs Of Color Exclusive Interview

April 10th - via:
Shawn Allen dropped by the livestream at this year's PAX East to talk about his storied career in games and his work in bringing gamers with varied backgrounds together for collaborative creative projects.  (Read More)

Latest From Treachery in Beatdown City is Hollow But Hopeful

July 11th - via:
Every Kickstarter developer with an unreleased game is now promising not to become Mighty No. 9, including that of Treachery in Beatdown City. (Read More)


May 7th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Treachery in Beatdown City successfully funded on Kickstarter with $50K

May 7th - via:
The second time was the charm for Treachery in Beatdown City: The old-school beat-'em-up was successfully funded on Kickstarter this afternoon to the tune of $50,473 from 1,249 backers. (Read More)

Final 2 hours - Less than $5K to go! $40K Milestone passed!

May 6th - via:
Hey everyone! We are in the home stretch! We need everyone to keep sharing everywhere for the next couple of hours. I KNOW WE CAN DO THIS.  So yeah, I figured I might bring this up - there's a bunch of cool stuff you guys could grab if you're at... (Read More)

69% with 40 hours to go! $30K Milestone unlocked - More concepts for the 4th player character!

May 5th - via:
So today we blazed through to hit almost 70%! With only 40 hours to go, the only way we're going to reach our goal is to keep sharing with everyone! I know we can do this! Again share on facebook/twitter/reddit/whereever you think we need to be... (Read More)

Treachery in Beatdown City pre-alpha demo for all backers Brawler & Up!

May 3rd - via:
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50% done with 6 days to go! Milestone unlocked - A look at part of level 2 - The subway!

May 1st - via:
Yesterday we smashed $20K hitting $24K for the day. This unlocked our 3rd milestone toward getting Treachery in Beatdown City funded. 6 days left - Thanks everyone!Our campaign ends May 7th at 3pm EST. The only way we'll succeed is if everyone lets... (Read More)

7 days left - Beat $20K, $29K left to go! - Attention to Detail : The Art of Treachery in Beatdown City

April 29th - via:
Last week, huge push needed!Thanks everyone for backing so far! We're in our last week and we need all the help we can get. I know we can turn this around! We've got about 58% to raise, and I know we can do this! One way we can do this is to share,... (Read More)

On the way to $40% - and Digging Deeper Pt 2 - The NinjaDragon Terrorists

April 22nd - via:
So we are super close to 40% ($20,000) with a little less than 2 weeks to go! This is still very positive, but we have a lot to do, and a lot to show you in the next 2 weeks.  Please keep spreading the word on Facebook/twitter/email/reddit (you can... (Read More)

On the way to $20,000 - and Digging Deeper Pt 1 - Symbolic Political figures

April 22nd - via:
Continuing the momentumOur campaign hit $13K over the weekend, so that’s great! A big thanks to all of you lovely people. The two weeks left mark is coming up soon though, (the kickstarter ends May 7th at 3pm EST) and we have a lot to do, so please... (Read More)

$10K milestone beaten! A new challenger concept revealed

April 17th - via:
We're now past $10K, our 2nd milestone on the long road toward getting Treachery in Beatdown City funded. Thanks everyone!So without further ado, here's the 1st concept art for our 4th character.   She doesn't have a name currently, though I'm... (Read More)

Past 20% + a new post - Building Urban Decay

April 16th - via:
Hey everyone, we are past 20%! THANKS! Let's keep this going, spread the word every day! Also hit up any sites that you want to see us covered on! A building being torn down in order for a hotel to go up. Previously we covered a bit about my... (Read More)

PAX East & BigSushi.FM podcast

April 15th - via:
PAX East 2014 Demoing in the minibooth PAX East 2014 was an amazing time that made all of the sleep deprivation, hunger, and leg pain worth it.  Response on the whole was great, and I was really happy to meet a few of you there. Many people came by... (Read More)

Update 1: 10% in less than a day + New enemy reveal!

April 8th - via:
A HUGE THANK YOU TO EVERYONE!Wow, we really hit the ground running! It's all because of every one of you that we hit 10% in less than a day! This weekend I will be going to PAX East in Boston to demo Treachery in Beatdown City, so if you are going to... (Read More)

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