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The Darkside Detective: Season 2

A project in Galway, Ireland by Spooky Doorway

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Join McQueen & Dooley as they investigate the paranormal in Season 2 of the award-winning comedy adventure game on PC, Mac & Switch.
Backers: 1456
Average Pledge Per Backer: €29

Funded: €42,751 of €35,000
Dates: Sep 12th -> Oct 12th (30 days)
Project By: Spooky Doorway
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Latest News

The winds die down, the dawn approaches

October 12th - via: kickstarter.com
We made it! And more! Thanks so much to everyone who supported us over the last 30 days, both via donations and spreading the word on and off social media, running let's plays and whispering it to confused people at bus stops. We wouldn't have hit... (Read More)

We made stretch goal 1!

October 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Sure look, in for a penny, in for a pound... Honey I Shrunk The Detective A poorly-picked gift by Dooley leaves McQueen to traverse the corporate jungle. How did it get so dusty down here?  Thing we can make it in the time left? Spread the word and... (Read More)

Are you a Dooley or a Don'tley?

October 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Friends, we're in the last 48 hours and we've hit our goal! Hurrah! To celebrate we wanted to share one of our favourite updates yet - the 'Which Darkside Detective Character Are You?'Why not digitally run over and give it a go, share with your... (Read More)

100% funded! (Now Let's talk Stretch Goals)

October 9th - via: kickstarter.com
We made it, chums! Looks like we’re going hunting for Dooley! We want to thank you from the bottom of the cursed well where we’ve hidden our hearts. We’re so pleased with the support we’ve gotten here, on social media and on our discord. We... (Read More)

The Darkside was inside us all along...

October 5th - via: kickstarter.com
The Darkside Detective The Darkside Detective is a simple game, from a simple time. Short cases, not-too-hard puzzles, as many gags as we could cram in and the odd reference. Sometimes reviews focus on the references a only, but for us, there’s... (Read More)

Adventure X

October 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Hey chums, We’re excited to share that we’ve started work on the Carnival case to bring to Adventure X. Since we’re now masters of cliffhangers, we’ll be demoing a portion of the case up to an exciting cliffhanger of its own - gotta keep you... (Read More)

We’ve crossed €25k!

October 1st - via: kickstarter.com
Again we can’t thank you enough for your support so far - your shares on social media, your streams of the game and, of course, your pledges. We’ve 10 days left to raise that last €10k and your support is even more vital now - tell your... (Read More)

A postcard pops through your letterbox...

September 28th - via: kickstarter.com
...it has no address, it has no stamp. You open the door to try catch whoever left it, but your street is empty. Eerily empty. No people, no cars, no animals even. You re-enter your house and look at the card.  ...where?    You turn it over and... (Read More)


September 26th - via: kickstarter.com
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The art and fan art of The Darkside Detective

September 24th - via: kickstarter.com
The low resolution art style of The Darkside Detective is as much about the game’s origins as it is about capturing the spirit of the point and click genre. The Darkside Detective began life at a game jam, and this aesthetic style allowed artist... (Read More)

Live Q&A

September 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Our writer, Dave, is going to be answering questions and talking about the world of The Darkside Detective with Purity Sin at 19:00 IST (so, about an hour from now) - feel free to drop in and ask him some difficult questions!   (Read More)

Dick's Picks

September 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Dick Brickman here, bringing you Dick’s Picks, a selection of my - Dick Brickman’s - favourite kickstarters, featuring me, Dick Brickman. It’s a crowded world out there, folks, but you don’t have to get the scoop on your own. Two-time winner... (Read More)

7 days in!

September 19th - via: kickstarter.com
And look where we are! As the great philosopher Melvin Envelope famously said, 50% is almost halfway there. We want to say thanks for getting us this far. That feeling you have in your chest? That’s the joy you feel from supporting us. You should... (Read More)

Funny adventure game Darkside Detective has a Kickstarter for a sequel

September 18th - via: pcgamer.com
Traditional point-and-click games are in pretty good shape on PC these days, if you know where to look. Andy was a fan of Wadjet Eye Games' Unavowed, Pip chose The Lion's Song as her personal pick for 2017, and I had a good time with funny occult adventure Darkside Detective last year. That last one is now getting a second 'season', should it hit its modest Kickstarter target of  (Read More)

The light on your answering machine flashes...

September 17th - via: kickstarter.com
"Finally, a number that answered! I was hoping for a person, but an answering machine is better than nothing. I don’t know who will hear this, but I’ve tried calling every number I know since finding a phone that let me call out of this place…... (Read More)

We have ears everywhere…

September 14th - via: kickstarter.com
...it makes buying clothes off the rack very difficult. A few of you have asked that we find a way to lower the cost of the physical Almanac. Well, we listened and communed with our printer demons and we’ve done it. There’s a new €300 tier that... (Read More)

What a difference a day makes...

September 13th - via: kickstarter.com
You might not know it, but there’s a song about our kickstarter… Our good friends María Grever and Dinah Washington wrote and sung it respectively in 1959 and it goes a little something like this: Like she says (well, sings...) the difference is... (Read More)

The Darkside Detective: Season 2 Hits Kickstarter to Fund Nintendo Switch, PC Release

September 12th - via: hardcoregamer.com
Spooky Doorway today announced the launch of its Kickstarter campaign to fund The Darkside Detective: Season 2. The Irish-based studio is aiming to reach $35,000 ( (Read More)

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