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Magnetic By Nature

A project in Salt Lake City, UT by Tripleslash Studios

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An ingenious 2D physics platform-puzzler to challenge your intellect and reflexes.
Backers: 416
Average Pledge Per Backer: $27

Funded: $11,285 of $10,000
Dates: Apr 23rd -> May 23rd (30 days)
Project By: Tripleslash Studios
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Latest News

Magnetic by Nature hoping to attract votes on Steam Greenlight

March 10th - via:
Magnetized robot-based platformer Magnetic by Nature has launched on Steam Greenlight, hoping to garner enough votes to be distributed via Steam. (Read More)

Final Hours and Friendly Reminders!

May 22nd - via:
Hey Magnet Fans! We're almost to the last day of our Kickstarter and we want to thank everyone again for supporting Magnetic By Nature! It's because of you that MBN will get to see the light of day, and we are extremely excited about what's in store... (Read More)

10K Goal Hit!!!

May 17th - via:
We reached our goal of $10,000!  We here at Tripleslash Studios thank you all for supporting Magnetic By Nature!!!  This is an incredible moment for all of us, and there are no words to describe how grateful we are :) With this milestone reached,... (Read More)

*NEW* T-Shirt Designs - Vote For Your Favorite

May 17th - via:
We had a lot of feedback about our T-Shirt designs that we posted a couple days ago, so we decided to make a few redesigns!  And yes, these are the FINAL concepts.  This will require more voting, but we think you will all be pleased with the new... (Read More)

T-Shirts Designs - Vote for your favorite

May 15th - via:
Over the last couple weeks our artists have been producing some design concepts for the MBN T-shirt rewards.   After much heart ache and hand wringing, not to mention running them by our supplier, we’ve settled on three designs that the team... (Read More)

Magnetic By Nature now coming to Mac and Linux!!!

May 11th - via:
Hey everyone! We wanted to spread this information as soon as possible once we got everything set in stone.  Due to our recent plan to transfer our game to Unity instead of continuing to use XNA, it makes it easy for us to release not only for the... (Read More)

EMMY Award Winning Composer to Work on Magnetic By Nature!

May 8th - via:
We are pleased to announce that composer Lance Montgomery, (the 2011 CTA EMMY Award winner in music for the animated short "DreamGiver"), will be working with Tripleslash Studios and collaborating with our composer/engineer David Hurst on the music... (Read More)

Add-Ons for MBN!

May 5th - via:
Some of you have mentioned that we should include add-ons for our Kickstarter. Thank you for bringing this to our attention, because we couldn’t agree more! These are items that, if you have already pledged for a certain tier, you will be able to... (Read More)

Announcing 'Great Depression Levels' for Magnetic By Nature

May 3rd - via:
Hey Everyone! Time to introduce one of the new segments for the full version of Magnetic By Nature called 'Great Depression Levels'.  This is a section of levels we are planning to unlock for players after they complete the game. Trust us, these... (Read More)

Proud to introduce A.N.N.E, a Metroidvania-style, Pixel Art Adventure!

May 3rd - via:
Early this week a reveal trailer made the rounds of Tripleslash computer screens and we haven’t stopped talking about it yet. The game is A.N.N.E, a new idea with vintage gameplay. With our penchant for robotic protagonists it’s no wonder we... (Read More)

Our Next Milestone

May 1st - via:
Deadlines can be a real pain, but they also help keep things in perspective. One of our goals is to send Magnetic by Nature to as many festivals, competitions, and conferences as possible. Partly this is to get the game in front of players, but... (Read More)

Proud to introduce Chasm, the definitive retro platformer, from our friends at Discord Games!

May 1st - via:
Hey friends! Today we’d like to point you toward another top-notch game: Discord’s Chasm. This was one of the first games we backed as a team, and it makes sense: there's something here for nearly everyone. From the remote Simon's Quest-like... (Read More)

5K Mark!

April 29th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Indie Gamer Chick Reviews Magnetic By Nature: Awakening

April 28th - via:
Indie Gamer Chick, notorious for being one of the harshest, (if not THE harshest), gaming critics of Xbox Live Indie Games has recently posted her review of Magnetic By Nature: Awakening, (the condensed XBLIG version of MBN).  This is the first... (Read More)

Magnetic By Nature: Awakening now on XBLIG!

April 27th - via:
Hey everyone! The condensed, Xbox version of MBN, (titled Magnetic By Nature: Awakening), is now on Xbox Live Indie Games!  If you want a taste of what MBN's gameplay is like, go ahead and try it out! In addition, we are releasing our launch trailer... (Read More)

Capstone Games Live Stream Link!

April 26th - via:
Here is the link to the live stream of MBN!  This link will actually be public since this is a live stream event for all senior Capstone games here at the University of Utah.  3 games, (Magnetic By Nature, Avatar Ninja Trials, and Heroes of Rock),... (Read More)

Live Stream of Magnetic By Nature on April 26

April 26th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

XBLIG Version received 100% in Peer-Reviews

April 25th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Thank you and trailers!

April 24th - via:
Hey Everyone! Tripleslash Studios wants to thank all of you for backing Magnetic By Nature!  It really means a lot to us that you are showing your support for our game, so in return we will be posting updates about MBN constantly, (probably everyday... (Read More)

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