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The Wretched: Second Printing

A project in Greater Manchester, UK by Chris Bissette

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Bringing The Wretched back into print.
Backers: 1103
Average Pledge Per Backer: £14

Funded: £15,125 of £750
Dates: Sep 1st -> Sep 24th (23 days)
Project By: Chris Bissette
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Latest News

That's a wrap!

September 24th - via:
Because I'm at work and might not get a chance to do this later I'm writing this update the campaign still has 3 hours left to run, but it won't be posted until everything is finished. What that means is that I don't yet know exactly how many backers... (Read More)

Foil stamping unlocked!

September 23rd - via:
It's the morning of the penultimate day of the campaign, and at the time of writing this we have 807 backers at a physical zine level. That means we're getting foil stamping on the cover! I'm amazed that so many people want this game and I'm really... (Read More)

Another music preview! + Last few days

September 19th - via:
It's Saturday evening and there's a little under 5 days left to go on this Kickstarter. I'm in absolute shock that we're over £11,000 in funding. I'm doing a lot of work behind the scenes to make sure fulfillment goes as well as possible - pricing... (Read More)

Zine Upgrades, BackerKit, + friends

September 14th - via:
Hi everyone! Its Monday morning, there's 10 days left on the campaign, and we're heading towards 700 backers. This is all a little unreal and I'm still stunned and incredibly grateful for the response to this campaign. Foil Covers I got the quote... (Read More)

More music!

September 13th - via:
It's the weekend and I'm meant to be taking a break but I can't help myself and wanted to share some more music with you. I was playing around with a Shepard tone and ended up making something very moody and anxiety-inducing. The plan is to layer... (Read More)

Soundtrack Preview!

September 12th - via:
This morning I've started working on the new soundtrack for the game! With both the music stretch goals hit I need to write about an hour's worth of new music. The soundtrack available to everyone will come in at around 40 minutes, while the... (Read More)

Vinyl upgrades!

September 10th - via:
Good morning! It's been a day or two since I touched base with you and I wanted to give you a little update on where we're at. As of this morning the campaign is over £8000 in funding and I'm stunned. I'm still exploring options for additional... (Read More)

Vinyl! + Shut Up & Sit Down

September 8th - via:
We're a week into the campsign and I'm delighted to say that the final stretch goal has just been met. We're getting EVEN MORE MUSIC and I get to realise a life-long dream of pressing my own vinyl. I'm ridiculously happy right now. Digital mock-up of... (Read More)

A free game for you!

September 6th - via:
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T-shirts and the early bird tier

September 5th - via:
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T-Shirts unlocked! + the third stretch goal

September 5th - via:
Good morning! We're now at £5000, which means t-shirts are happening! I've added a new reward tier for the zine + t-shirt bundle, so if you want a shirt you can simply change your pledge level to the new one. If you wanted multiple copies of the... (Read More)

What's changed in the new edition?

September 4th - via:
Welcome to day 4 of the campaign! Yesterday I asked you to let me know what you'd like to see in updates, and the thing I heard the most was that you'd like to see what's changed between the old edition and the new one. So let's talk about that!... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #2 - T-Shirts!

September 3rd - via:
I deliberately held off on posting this update until this morning simply because I want to pace myself a little bit. I honestly didn't expect to be announcing the second stretch goal already! Yesterday I showed you Liz's amazing logo for The... (Read More)

Art drop: The Wretched logo!

September 2nd - via:
Good morning! We're around 18 hours into the campaign and I think it's safe to say things are going well! As I write this we're around £200 away from hitting the first stretch goal and unlocking more music for the game. I'm really excited to get to... (Read More)

Stretch goals + some FAQs!

September 1st - via:
Hello again!  Now that things have calmed down a little (a little - we're nearly 300% funded already!) it's time to talk about stretch goals. I'm amazed and delighted that I'm writing this less than 5 hours after launching the campaign. First,... (Read More)

Funded in 28 minutes!

September 1st - via:
Well. I did NOT expect to be writing an update so soon after launching the campaign, but here we are - fully funded and I haven't even got up from my desk since hitting the big green Launch button. Thank you all so, so much for this early support. I... (Read More)

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