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The Shadow Planet: The Board Game

A Long Journey to an Uncertain End: a space opera game

A project in Los Angeles, CA by Crispy Creative

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Accessible narrative management game about a sentient spaceship fleeing its former owner.
Backers: 1291
Average Pledge Per Backer: $42

Funded: $54,179 of $40,000
Dates: Feb 2nd -> Mar 4th (30 days)
Project By: Crispy Creative
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Latest News

OUR SECOND STRETCH GOAL REACHED! Nintendo Switch version on the way...?

March 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Hey there spacefarers, We have 22 hours left on Kickstarter and thanks to all of you, we've reached our second stretch goal! This means we're getting two new crew members, including the "Robot". If you're as curious as to their stories, skills and... (Read More)

24 HOURS TO GO! + Meet Zeke, whose heart is as warm as her cooking!

March 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Dear travelers, of whom there are so many now! To all of you (over a thousand and counting!): Thank you so much for your incredible support! We’ve just got 24 hours to go on our Kickstarter campaign for A Long Journey to an Uncertain End, and we... (Read More)

We've got some narrative secrets brewing... Come take a sneak peek here!

March 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
Hey there captains, HOLY MOLY! Over a thousand of you have already pledged over $46k?! This is incredible and we're well on our way to reach the second stretch goal for more gorgeous crew members! ...Maybe even a Nintendo Switch version? We're all a... (Read More)

A Long Journey to a...Nintendo Switch? + meet Denny, our favorite thief of things and hearts!

March 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
Hey space friends (now over a thousand of you!!) Following the announcement of our first two stretch goals yesterday, you have once again blown us away by hitting the $45k funding target in well under 24 hours. That means A Long Journey to an... (Read More)


March 1st - via: kickstarter.com
Hi there space crew, Yesterday was an absolutely wonderful day for the team here at Crispy Creative. You pushed us over the line and we are completely overwhelmed. We certainly had faith in our game and our team -- but the fact you have shown your... (Read More)


February 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear spacefarers, With a little less than 4 days to go in our Kickstarter campaign, A Long Journey to an Uncertain End is fully funded! This is absolutely incredible and we are so grateful for your support! Thanks to you, our LGBTQ+ space opera will... (Read More)

OVER 90% FUNDED! Meet Truly, our charming rogue of a pilot 😘

February 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear travelers, we’re over 90% funded!! Thank you so much for your amazing continued support! We are eagerly and anxiously watching the number get closer to our goal of $40,000. March 4 is right around the corner, so if you plan to back our... (Read More)

Catch up on our latest Q&A and get to know C.O.R.G.I.!

February 26th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear travelers, we’re so grateful for your continued support of A Long Journey to an Uncertain End! Yesterday we had a live Q&A stream with A Long Journey’s Creative Director Kylan Coats and main programmer Sam Sewall. Sam is basically who... (Read More)

NEW LIVE Q&A TOMORROW! Meet Matias Vidala, AKA Gloria Borealis, as a treat...

February 24th - via: kickstarter.com
SPACE FARERS! You continue to amaze us with your incomparable generosity. With ONE WEEK to go you’ve helped us cross 82% funded for A Long Journey to an Uncertain End! We knew we had something good, and that our developing cast of characters would... (Read More)

75% FUNDED! Meet Aylah Tress, our wonderful mechanic!

February 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Dear travelers, thank you so much for another week of supporting our game! We've just hit 75% funding, thank you so much for your incredible continued support! As an expression of our gratitude, we’d love to properly introduce you to our developing... (Read More)

JOIN US ON OUR REDDIT AMA TODAY! Starting at 10am PT / 1pm ET / 7pm CET

February 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Howdy travelers, Please join us for an AMA on r/Games in just one hour! Kylan Coats (Creative Director), Rowan Williams (Narrative Lead) and Martin Hanses (Narrative Designer) will answer any questions over there. Feel free to post your questions... (Read More)

Did you miss our mother and son duo developer Q&A? We’ve got you covered!

February 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear travelers, thank you as always for your continued support of our inclusive space opera! Yesterday we had a live Q&A session with A Long Journey’s Creative Director Kylan Coats and Narrative Designer Sherry Coats. You might’ve noticed... (Read More)


February 17th - via: kickstarter.com
Thank you, travellers. Exactly halfway through the campaign, we're halfway towards hitting our funding goal! That’s right, just moments ago we crossed over the 50% funded mark thanks to your unbelievable support! The entire Crispy Creative team is... (Read More)

A Long Journey to An Uncertain End: Interview with Kylan Coats and Rowan Williams

February 17th - via: thedigitalfix.com
This month saw the launch of Crispy Creative's Kickstarter for their upcoming game A Long Journey to an Uncertain End. In the game, you play as a sentient ship in a universe where AI is prohibited, meaning you and your crew must evade capture. Along the way, you'll visit different planets, take jobs to earn supplies and fuel, and bond with your crew. (Read More)

What is a "Radically Inclusive" Game? + Making a Game with my Mom?

February 16th - via: kickstarter.com
Howdy travellers, How are you all doing? This week brings in many great things, so let's get started, shall we? Making a radically inclusive game We often describe A Long Journey to an Uncertain End as "radically inclusive" and we sometimes talk... (Read More)

If you missed our music Q&A, catch-up here!

February 15th - via: kickstarter.com
Travelers, thank you so much for your continued support for our space adventure! On Thursday, we had a live Q&A session with A Long Journey’s Creative Director Kylan Coats and our composer Jesse Myers, whose work you can say is truly out of... (Read More)

What’s that? A sneak peek at the Crew Journal / Artbook reward? + Tomorrow’s sound design & music Q&A!

February 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello space-faring fam, We hope you are safe, happy, and healthy wherever you are. There’s two items on the agenda for today’s update. First up! Announcing a sound design & music Q&A with Jesse and Kylan: Tomorrow (February 11th) at 9am... (Read More)

One third funded, THANK YOU! + Highlights of Our Very First Stream!

February 9th - via: kickstarter.com
Travelers, thank you so much for all of your support! In just a week on Kickstarter, we're a third funded! The reception from press and streamers has made us feel all lovely inside, and so thrilled for the game we’re making and all it represents.... (Read More)


February 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey there C.O.R.G.I. stans, We’ve said it a million times already, and we’ll say it a million more, but THANK YOU so much for your incredible support of A Long Journey to an Uncertain End. You have made our little team of space devs extremely... (Read More)

We're already 25% Funded! THANK YOU SO MUCH!

February 5th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey there travellers! After just a few days, we are 25% funded on Kickstarter, and the support we've been getting from all of you has been incredible! We are that much closer to reaching our goal and we could not have done it without you. Thank you... (Read More)

We’re part of the latest Steam Festival!

February 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Space travelers! The vast emptiness of space surrounds you as you continue your voyage into the unknown. Shaking off the stardust, you speed through belts of asteroids scattered throughout the big dark universe, sprinkled with shining beacons of... (Read More)

We Are 15% Funded! THANK YOU SO MUCH

February 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Thank you so much for all the support! In addition to being able to announce we are 15% funded in just a day, Kickstarter has added us to their "Projects We Love" section! Projects We Love To our early backers, we are so incredibly grateful for your... (Read More)

A Long Journey To An Uncertain End Kickstarter Blasts Off

February 3rd - via: gamespace.com
A Long Journey To An Uncertain End might sound like the plot of many a tale but in this instance, it’s a brand new space opera management sim that’s just landed on Kickstarter. For fans of space faring games, this adventure finds you in command of a ragtag band of misfits and adventurers stepping on the outside of society. (Read More)

'A Long Journey to an Uncertain End' Launches Kickstarter Campaign

February 2nd - via: worthplaying.com
From former Obsidian and Telltale developers, A Long Journey to an Uncertain End is a narrative-focused space opera management game that’ll have you flying around the universe, assembling an eclectic crew and taking any job you can to keep one step ahead of your abusive ex. The twist: you’re not just piloting a ship...you are the ship. (Read More)

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