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Retro Game Crunch • Six Games in Six Months

A project in Chattanooga, TN by Shaun Inman

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Team up with the creators of The Last Rocket, Bloop, and Super Clew Land to make six games in six months.
Backers: 1686
Average Pledge Per Backer: $40

Funded: $66,669 of $60,000
Dates: Nov 12th -> Dec 12th (31 days)
Project By: Shaun Inman
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Latest News

Three Guys Made Six Games In Six Months And They're Surprisingly Fun

March 8th - via:
Retro Game Crunch was a pretty crazy Kickstarter idea: Three developers would take votes on a theme every month and make a game based on the theme. Despite the rushed timeline, the results are quite fun. (Read More)

The Final Vote

October 23rd - via:
Voting for our sixth game is open! Check the list and heart your favorites. We start our final crunch Friday evening.  (Read More)

Game 6: Your Theme Here

October 22nd - via:
This is it, our sixth and final game—we need your themes! Theme submission is open until 5pm MDT on Wednesday followed by two days of voting. Then, at 6pm on Friday the 25th, we crunch one last time!  (Read More)

Brains and Hearts and CPUs

October 18th - via:
Game 5, our card game turned video game, is done! Backers can download Brains and Hearts from their Rewards page right now! We've tweaked the rules to speed up play, but don't worry, Team Crunch makes a cameo appearance to explain the game as you... (Read More)

Voting for game 5 begins!

September 4th - via:
Theme submissions for game 5 have been closed. Backers now have about 48 hours to heart their favorites! Oh, and we've posted RGC Podcast Episode 4! Rusty catches up with me and Matt as we discuss the three abandoned gameplay ideas that lead to... (Read More)


September 2nd - via:
We've made it through four games. Only two more to go. We're putting the team back together. Rusty will be rejoining us for Game 5 so we need your themes! Submissions will close Wednesday afternoon with voting starting Wednesday night. We crunch... (Read More)

Wub-Wub Wescue Unleashed (Pug Intended)

August 20th - via:
Game 4, done! Backers can download Wub-Wub Wescue from their Rewards page right now. Assume the role of pugtagonist Wub-Wub as he tries to free dog's best friend and professor-in-peril Oontz O. Oontz from the natives. Wescue pays homage to Donkey... (Read More)

“Super” Nintendo

July 3rd - via:
Theme submissions for Game 4 are closed, go heart your favorites! This past week, Matt has been putting the finishing touches on the End of Line soundtrack—and on his own Nintendo Entertainment System: This soundtrack (and every Retro Game Crunch... (Read More)


July 1st - via:
Rusty here. Time to get back to it. We are now accepting themes for Game 4. Check back on Wednesday to vote, on Friday we crunch! During our downtime, I saw a hand surgeon. He thinks I have Myofascial pain from repetitive usage. I don’t have signs... (Read More)

Half-time Break

May 29th - via:
Rusty here. I have some unfortunate news. Crunching on the first three games has taken a toll on my hands and wrists. My wrists are inflamed from a Repetitive Stress Injury (RSI). This makes using a keyboard and mouse painful. My body needs time to... (Read More)

Paradox Lost, Found

May 23rd - via:
The complete version of Game 3 is done! Backers can download Paradox Lost from their Rewards page right now. This game is huge. Two bosses. Three eras. Eleven abilities. Fifteen tracks. Twenty-eight prisoners. Eighty-eight rooms. Break out the graph... (Read More)

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