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Jumping Spider

A project in Dayton, OH by Eric Newland

Cancelled by Creator

Jump, swing, eat! You are a jumping spider trapped in a lab full of mutant cyberbugs. A novel platformer with lots of fun mechanics.
Backers: 14
Average Pledge Per Backer: $34

Funded: $472 of $20,000
Dates: Nov 13th -> Dec 13th (31 days)
Project By: Eric Newland
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Latest News

Semi-Final Thoughts

December 7th - via:
The ExpoThe Ohio Game Developer Expo was a fun time. We had the demo on a laptop streamed to a nice big LCD TV for all to see, and I was even able to create a build that performed passably well on an Android tablet. Also got some business cards and... (Read More)

Various Spidery Sundries

December 4th - via:
Various sundries for today. There's some exciting stuff on the horizon for Jumping Spider! Expo First, the Ohio Game Developer Expo is almost upon us, with only three days left! If anyone reading this happens to be geographically located in the... (Read More)

New Tutorial

November 26th - via:
Just a quick one this time. My brother Craig did a great tutorial video that shows off the game controls and mechanics one by one. It should help work as a stopgap until I can get a new, better (no more crappy pixel popups!) demo ready for the Ohio... (Read More)

Moving Forward

November 22nd - via:
So, here's what's going on. I think that Jumping Spider is going to have a successful Kickstarter. I just don't know if it's going to be this one. It likely won't be unless it somehow goes viral in the next couple of weeks, but you never know. So I'm... (Read More)

Ohio Game Developer Expo; Eight-Legged Discount

November 18th - via:
Hi everyone, After receiving some feedback and taking one last long look at other Kickstarter game projects that are at a similar scale to mine, I have decided--once and only once!--to reduce the price of many of the reward tiers in advance of the... (Read More)

A Challenge

November 15th - via:
Are you a hardcore gamer? I have a challenge for you. It came to me when I decided to see if I could record a complete run-through of the Jumping Spider demo level within the 30-second footage limit of the unregistered version of FRAPS. It took some... (Read More)

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