Godshard Chronicles: A Retro-Meets-Modern Action RPG

A project in Castletown, UK by J-Cat Games Limited

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Combining the best of yesteryear and today: 2-player co-op, branching quests, and rich storytelling!
Backers: 3498
Average Pledge Per Backer: $83

Funded: $290,595 of $50,000
Dates: Feb 29th -> Apr 3rd (34 days)
Project By: J-Cat Games Limited
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Latest News

$280K Stretch Goal Reach; Next: Dog DLC

April 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
Less Than 90 Minutes Left! We have earned over $280K and got a 2nd track from Michiko Naruke! Congratulations, everyone!  Well done on the strong rally!  Next Stretch Goal:We've had some interest in Theron. We'd like to expand more on him if we... (Read More)

Update #19: Less than 4 Hours Remaining

April 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
It's Heating Up! We have less than 4 hours remaining before our Kickstarter campaign is over! Demand has been soaring, and as a result, tiers like our Legendary Hero ones are all gone. We've added a new tier (see below) to meet the demand. Many... (Read More)

Update #18: Less Than 12 Hours Remaining!

April 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
Almost to the Finish Line! We have less than 12 hours remaining before our Kickstarter campaign is over! This is your last chance to lock in your pledge. The Premium Edition physical version that can be obtained through this Kickstarter will have... (Read More)

Update #17: Doggy & Armour Sprites!

April 1st - via: kickstarter.com
Two Stretch Goals Attained!There has been a huge influx of backers during the past 2 days. Thanks to your efforts, we have unlocked the highly-anticipated Playable Dog and additional Armour Sprites for Adanna and Ruby!  With the playable dog, our... (Read More)

Update #16: Two More Days + OST News

March 31st - via: kickstarter.com
Almost to $200K!At the time of this writing (60 hours to go), we're almost to $200K. We appreciate the support and let's keep it going! Once there, we will announce yet another stretch goal.  Announcement: Wayô Records CollaborationWe're excited to... (Read More)

Update #15: More Animation Unlocked!

March 30th - via: kickstarter.com
Animated Opening + More CutscenesCongratulations! We have surpassed $180,000! That means we can provide more animation to the key points of the story, which will add more emotional impact to the storytelling. Now the game will feature an opening... (Read More)

Update #14: New Game Modes Unlocked

March 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Hard Mode & New Game +Thanks to the sudden surge of your support during the past day, we've reached our next stretch goal!  Now players seeking a challenge can select a higher difficulty mode. Furthermore, New Game+ will allow players to use... (Read More)

Update #13: Physical Soundtrack Now Available

March 26th - via: kickstarter.com
2 CD OSTDue to high demand, we have made our OST available as a physical release. It will contain 2 CDs, a slipcase (with original art), a small booklet, and bonus tracks that are not available on the digital OST! This OST will contain songs by... (Read More)

Update #12: Satoshi Matsuura and OSTs!

March 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
Satoshi Matsuura Unlocked!We have now exceeded $150,000! Thank you for making this possible. Character and monster design Satoshi Matsuura will design a monster for Godshard Chronicles. He has worked on games such as Legend of Mana, Bravely Default,... (Read More)

Update #11: Spanish & New Stretch Goals!

March 19th - via: kickstarter.com
We reached $135,000! Thanks to your help, we will have Godshard Chronicles in Spanish, which has been overwhelmingly requested since we began this campaign. We appreciate the support, and so do the Spanish-speakers of our staff!   Now that we have... (Read More)

Update #10: Kei Shigema and More!

March 18th - via: kickstarter.com
Kei Shigema Unlocked!We've surpassed another milestone! There are more people behind us than we had anticipated. Thanks to you, we have unlocked the guest writer, Kei Shigema. In case you don't know him, Shigema is a novelist and the scenario writer... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #4 - Michiko Naruke

March 14th - via: kickstarter.com
225% Funded!We've now surpassed over $112k and reached our 4th Stretch Goal at the time of this writing, and because of your help, Michiko Naruke will add a composition to our OST! Many of you are familiar with Naruke's music on the Wild Arms series,... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #3 - Kumi Tanioka!

March 12th - via: kickstarter.com
200% Funded!We've reached $100k! We have just made an update yesterday for Stretch Goal #2, and we're scrambling to keep up with the progress. You have been unbelievable with your support, and we are constantly feeling humbled with your kind... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #2 Attained - Jennifer Stigile

March 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Jennifer Stigile Returns!This weekend we saw over $20k flood into our campaign! The surge was so unexpected that we didn't have enough time to keep up with the updates. But thanks to your help, we've reached our 2nd Stretch goal: Jennifer Stigile! ... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #1 Attained!

March 9th - via: kickstarter.com
Saturday Rally!For those of you sharing our Kickstarting on social media, doing YouTube videos, or just telling your friends, we are deeply grateful for the help. We have surpassed $70,000, which is $5,000 beyond the first stretch goal! This means we... (Read More)

Update #5: New Add-On

March 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Almost to 1st Stretch Goal!Thanks to your help, We're at 122% in just over a week, closing in on $65,000, which is our first stretch goal: Japanese, German, and French translations! Upon reaching that, we will announce another stretch goal after... (Read More)

Fan Art Contest

March 6th - via: kickstarter.com
Over 114%!Thanks for all your support! Let's keep the momentum going. To celebrate, we would like to make another announcement: Fan Art Contest for Godshard Chronicles! CONTENT This contest will consist of general fan art for any of the characters... (Read More)

We are 100% FUNDED! | Next up: Stretch Goals

March 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Funded in 4 Days! We are overwhelmed and humbled by your support and cannot express our gratitude enough! This initial $50k will help fund the gorgeous physical editions that our partners Premium Edition Games will produce and distribute, along... (Read More)

Update #2: Community Goals & New Reward: Design An NPC!

March 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
78% Funded - First Community Goal Achieved!We are into our third day with 76%. Thank you so much for spreading the word around by reposting, telling YouTubers, podcasters, gaming media outlets, and whatever plans you have concocted to bring awareness... (Read More)

We're Over Halfway! (First 24 Hours)

March 1st - via: kickstarter.com
 Reached 53% in 24 hours! We are overwhelmed by your support and can't thank you enough! The team is excited, and it's been a pleasure hearing the lovely responses from the fans of the Lunar series community about John Truitt (aka Ghaleon) and... (Read More)

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