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Crypt Run: Death is just the beginning!

A project in Mountain View, CA by Matt Hackett

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Crypt Run is an ever-changing medieval fantasy hack 'n slash game that isn't over when you lose your life.
Backers: 320
Average Pledge Per Backer: $28

Funded: $9,013 of $5,000
Dates: Jul 12th -> Aug 11th (30 days)
Project By: Matt Hackett
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Latest News

The Funding Crowd: A Year In Review

May 17th - via:
A year of crowdfunding can go a really long way, and much has happened since May last year. Let's then review what has exactly happened! (Read More)

Now ALL rewards $15 and higher get free Lava Blade!

August 10th - via:
Good news, everyone! Now all rewards $15 or higher come with a free copy of Lava Blade, our tactical strategy RPG (on Windows, Mac, and Linux). Crypt Run won't be ready until late this year, but now you'll have a new game to tide you over! (Oh, and... (Read More)

Final 48 Hours!

August 9th - via:
NOW ENTERING THE END GAME! With just two days left to go before this campaign ends, we're doing our best to hustle towards that precariously high $20k Wii U stretch goal. Help us by pledging, or via one of these other ways that don't require money.... (Read More)

Funding Crowd The 13th (July 31st - Aug 6th)

August 7th - via:
The Funding Crowd is back later than ever on its 13th instalment. What happened is that we avoided publishing it yesterday as Tuesday the 13th is the bad luck day in Spanish-speaking countries, as you may know... (Read More)

Crypt Run is coming to Linux!

August 6th - via:
WOO-HOO! We made our first stretch goal! Thank you very much for your pledges, because of your help we'll now be able to support Linux. The extra funding allows us the time to figure out some issues we're having such as gamepad support. We'll also be... (Read More)

Join us for the LIVE countdown!

August 5th - via:
This Sunday, August 11th at 10:30am PST, we’ll be live streaming Crypt Run gameplay on Twitch. For two hours we’ll be talking about Crypt Run, answering questions from the chat, and counting down the final two hours of the Crypt Run Kickstarter.... (Read More)

Nintendo approves Lost Decade as official developer, announcing new Wii U stretch goal!

August 4th - via:
Yes you read that right! I'm so excited I'm about to BLOW UP!! Lost Decade Games is an official Nintendo developerHere's the story so far: we met two fantastic Nintendo guys at last week's Casual Connect, and they've been amazing to work with. They... (Read More)

Announcing a much lower Linux stretch goal

August 3rd - via:
Good news for Linux users: we need just $1,005 more to support Linux! We've updated the Linux stretch goal to $6,500, and as of this writing we are at $5,495. That's 85% of the way there! Why the change?For those not familiar, the previous stretch... (Read More)

Crypt Run successfully funded!

August 1st - via:
YOU DID IT!! Crypt Run is successfully funded and will launch later this year on Windows and Mac. Technically, we were 100% funded yesterday…! We've just been so busy with Casual Connect and Indie Prize Showcase that this is the first opportunity... (Read More)

New "Challenge a friend" feature in Crypt Run

July 29th - via:
You can now challenge a friend to see who's better at Crypt Run! Here's how it works: 1. Visit in a modern browser. 2. Play through the "Cemetery" dungeon. 3. At the Game Over screen, copy the text in the "Challenge URL"... (Read More)

Crypt Run alpha 0.0.95

July 27th - via:
We’ve been working hard for you! Here’s the massive changelog since the last version of Crypt Run you’ve played. These changes are now live on the web-based demo: Support enter/return keys anywhere space is supported boomBarrel, boomSpear... (Read More)

You can now use ANY payment method to help Crypt Run!

July 24th - via:
Many of you fine human beings have asked about alternative payment methods, and we're now happy to provide one via these Humble Store widgets. Humble Store is a payment and distribution service from the same, well-respected company that handles the... (Read More)

New $50 backer reward, other reward tweaks

July 23rd - via:
Want to leave your mark on Crypt Run? We've added a new backer reward at $50 that lets you label an in-game tombstone! This will be a random room hidden in the cemetery, with tombstones laid out on a grid. This is a cheaper alternative to the $100... (Read More)

Photos, another live demo, Reddit promo, and more!

July 22nd - via:
Hello! Hope you had a wonderful weekend. We've been busy making the best game we can for you, and trying our hardest to ensure this campaign is a success. The first weekI recently wrote an article called Our first week on Kickstarter: The Numbers... (Read More)

Kickstarter Spotlight - Projects You Should Pay Attention To 7/18

July 18th - via:
In this weeks spotlight we cover two of the best projects live on the Kickstarter platform. Crypt Run and Casual Game Insider catch the iGR limelight. (Read More)

Crypt Run reaches over 50% in its first weekend

July 15th - via:
WHOA! That was a fantastic launch weekend, THANK YOU! We really appreciate everyone supporting us early on and helping this campaign get a terrific start. Thanks to your support, Crypt Run is already just over 50% funded, which hopefully puts us on a... (Read More)

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