A project in Minneapolis, MN by Sublight Games

Funding Successful

The stars are destiny. Stardust is an original transmedia sci-fi universe from Sublight Games. Launching May 28th.
Backers: 92
Average Pledge Per Backer: $115

Funded: $10,561 of $10,000
Dates: May 28th -> Jul 16th (49 days)
Project By: Sublight Games
Aw shucks, no tags yet. +Suggest

Suggest Tags

Begin typing to search or pick from a list. You can add multiple tags at the same time!
Saving your suggestions...
Suggestion Saved Successfully
Thank you for your help! The Kicktraq gnomes will get to work on your suggestions very soon.

Please keep in mind not all suggestions may be used, and repeated re-submissions may result in being rejected automatically (and we don't want that to happen).

If you have any questions, have a good idea for a tag, or a more in-depth suggestion - please feel free to let us know!

Hrm... something went wrong.
Hey, bad things happen to the best of us. Don't worry, the gnomes have been dispatched. Maybe try again in a little while.



current pledge level
Last Updated: July 16 @ 03:06 -0400 GMT


of goal
funding period ended


trending toward
Trends are not projections.


of goal

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

Now you can share!

Help your backers reach your daily goals and help others see how you're doing. It's easy, with Kicktraq Mini.

Here are a few quick snippits of code you can use to embed your personalized widget on your website, in your blog, and even on your favorite forum.

HTML for websites & blogs

BBCode for forums
Copy BBCode

Reddit code for... well, Reddit
Copy Reddit Code

Special Note: Kickstarter recently disabled remote embedding for images on project pages, so embedding code doesn't work on project pages (yet) - just everywhere else.

You can read more about it here.
Latest News

Dawn of the Final Rayspan, and other Stardust frivolousness

July 14th - via:
STARDUST IS 80% FUNDED WITH 36 HOURS TO GOFor this home stretch on Kickstarter, let's have some fun! We're creators at Sublight Games, which means we are intrinsically silly people. We're also very queer, and sometimes that over-amps our shenanigans.... (Read More)

Ashlee Rinn: A Retrospective

July 11th - via:
Hej Voidfarers, Faith here! For these last three days of our Kickstarter campaign, I thought I'd share some insights from my journey as a transgender writer and artist these past six years. Ashlee herself set my waystones through that journey, so... (Read More)

Chapter 3! We can do it!

July 10th - via:
What secrets lie on the mysterious hypersonic passenger clipper? Find out in Chapter 3 of Stardust, the last of our 3 free pilot episodes!FIVE DAYS LEFT TO ASCEND ON KICKSTARTER!Over the course of the Stardust Kickstarter campaign, we've brought... (Read More)

Stardust is featured in Gayming Magazine!

July 9th - via:
Stardust is featured in Gayming Magazine!For the last week of our Kickstarter—and the second week of Queer Wrath Month—our Narrative Producer sat down with Gayming Magazine's Robin Gray to discuss Stardust. In our first interview with a news... (Read More)

Stardust receives its first laurels!

July 5th - via:
The stars are destiny, indeed. Stardust receives its first laurels! ✨Thank you to MN WebFest for their interest in Stardust, and for all they do promoting modern storytelling. We can't wait to meet you all at the North Star Story Summit in Duluth,... (Read More)

Stardust 0.9 beta is live for FREE on Tabletop Simulator!

June 29th - via:
As our Kickstarter chugs along, we have prepared a special surprise for you. We are making the 0.9 beta rulebook for Stardust entirely free! All you need to get started is a copy of Tabletop Simulator, on sale on Steam now for 50% off through July... (Read More)

Enjoy the Stardust trailer? Check out our article on the K-5A Crossbow!

June 25th - via:
If you enjoy spaceships and our cinematic trailer featuring Venera & HEALTH, you might be interested to know more about that fighter! We have a whole write-up on Ashlee's voidfighter of choice, the Sibylean Royal Navy's K-5A Crossbow. It is... (Read More)

Missed the Stardust livestream? We got your six! The VOD is now on YouTube

June 24th - via:
Voidfarers! If you missed our Twitch livestream on Saturday, we've got your six! It's all recorded and tightly edited for you! Faith and Raz run the gamut and talk about their inspirations, what to expect from Stardust as an IP and as a tabletop... (Read More)

We go live on Twitch in an hour!

June 22nd - via:
Join us in one hour (13:00 PDT) at for a discussion and Q&A with the developers of Stardust! Get caught up on development, the Kickstarter, and pick the brains of Faye & Raz, and perhaps surprise guests! We'll... (Read More)

Chapter 2 is go... on YouTube!

June 18th - via:
Stardust Chapter 2Voidfarers! Thank you for your patience with our slight change of schedule. We are excited to let you know that Chapter 2 of the Stardust pilot is now online for you to enjoy in both formats! Moreover, you can now listen on YouTube!... (Read More)

Join us for Q&A live on Twitch! June 22nd @ 20:00 GMT

June 13th - via:
JOIN US for Q&A on Twitch! feat. Faith, Alexis, Rosalind, and behind the scenes shenanigans!Follow JUNE 22nd AT 20:00 GMT / 16:00 EAST / 13:00 PACIFICGet your questions and curiosities in by commenting... (Read More)

Meet Ashlee at Rose City Book Pub!

June 13th - via:
Hej, Voidfarers! Want to meet Ashlee? Join Producer/Director Alexis Vandom at Rose City Book Pub in Portland, OR for three exciting events at 6pm Pacific!June 24: Reading "Stardust" by Faith K. FalknerJuly 1: Intro to Voice ActingJuly 13: Reading... (Read More)

Engines nominal! Slight rattle in the Chapter 2 manifold.

June 7th - via:
We are blown away by the support Stardust has received so far! We are one-third of the way to being fully funded in just a week! Our engineers and specialists are in agreement that all systems are nominal. No aborts today!We have some campaign... (Read More)

If you have additional news that doesn't appear here, shoot us a link!