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Hyper Sentinel - a retro inspired arcade shoot 'em up

A project in Manchester, UK by Andrew Hewson & Rob Hewson

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An intense arcade blaster featuring awesome power ups and epic boss battles, with spectacular 4K, 60fps pixel-art graphics. FREE demo!
Backers: 566
Average Pledge Per Backer: £37

Funded: £21,068 of £15,000
Dates: Feb 15th -> Mar 17th (30 days)
Project By: Andrew Hewson & Rob Hewson
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Latest News

Last 48 Hours - Fire all weapons!

March 15th - via:
When Kickstarter begins counting down in hours instead of days, you know it is time to unleash the fury. In less than 48 hours, the Hyper Sentinel campaign will draw to a conclusion, but the epicness of that conclusion is yet to be determined. Now is... (Read More)

Linux Demo Live! Stretch Goal 2 Funded!

March 11th - via:
Happy Hyper Sentinel Saturday, and welcome to the last 5 days of the campaign. Linux Demo Live!We are delighted to announce that there is now a Linux version of the demo to download, simply click below!   Since we are a small team we have tested as... (Read More)

New Demo! New Reward Tiers!

March 9th - via:
Hello, Thank you to everybody who joined us for our first ever Hyper Sentinel Live Stream last night, we had a great time chatting with you all. Here is a link to the replay of the Live Stream for anybody who missed it:   NEW DEMO UPDATE!The first... (Read More)

What's on the USB Cassette?

March 6th - via:
Hello, We hope you've had an great weekend. The USB Cassette version of Hyper Sentinel is going to be PACKED with special features, and in this update we wanted to give you a preview of some of the awesome, exclusive content you can expect. But... (Read More)

Woah! We're half way there!

March 1st - via:
Kickstarter is a game of two halves, and the first half was an absolute belter! Not only did we get Hyper Sentinel fully funded, but we are already closing in on the first of our stretch goals! With that in mind, we wanted to take this opportunity... (Read More)

Hyper Sentinel fully funded on Kickstarter with 18 days to go

February 27th - via:
This means that gamers on Xbox One, Playstation 4, PC (via Steam), Android, iOS and Amazon will be able to get their hands on Hyper Sentinel this summer. (Read More)


February 26th - via:
What a pleasure and a privilege it is to be able to say... HYPER SENTINEL FULLY FUNDED ON KICKSTARTER! ...and with 18 days still left to run in the campaign! You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with... (Read More)

The Final Stretch!

February 24th - via:
LESS THAN £1K TO GO!It's almost the weekend and we've got that Friday feeling because there is now less than £1k to go before Hyper Sentinel is fully funded and we can begin turning our attention to exciting new developments and stretch goals! We'd... (Read More)

GEEK to Leeds to Doncaster

February 21st - via:
Well, that was a truly hyper weekend! From GEEK Margate to the Retro Games Fair in Leeds, it was a real pleasure to meet so many of our lovely backers, to introduce new players to the game and to hang with some awesome indie developers too. Thank you... (Read More)

Wow! What a start!

February 16th - via:
Over 50% funded and Hyper Sentinel trending on Twitter - that was one hell of a first day! Thank you for jumping in and backing the campaign early, it makes a huge difference and gives us great momentum moving forwards. However, there's no rest for... (Read More)

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