Guns Undarkness

A project in Tokyo, Japan by Shoji Meguro

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Customize your arsenal in this strategy JRPG helmed by lead developer Shoji Meguro, famed composer for Persona and Shin Megami Tensei!
Backers: 2000
Average Pledge Per Backer: ¥9624

Funded: ¥19,247,775 of ¥4,200,000
Dates: Sep 12th -> Oct 14th (32 days)
Project By: Shoji Meguro
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Latest News

Update #12

October 13th - via:
This is it! We’re down to the last 24 hours of this Kickstarter. I’m deeply thankful to each and every one of you for your support - and the same goes to everyone who’s supported me in different ways, such as translating things, and so on. In... (Read More)

Update #11

October 11th - via:
This is the final week! We are close but still haven’t reached the console goal. If you feel there is anyone that might like this game please let them know. Word-of-mouth is very important for an indie developer. Did you get to see the AMA last... (Read More)

Update #10

October 6th - via:
We are getting close to the last week of the campaign! I appreciate all the support you’ve given me. We are getting closer and closer to the console stretch goals! I really do hope we make it! AMA I’ll be holding an AMA at 10AM on Friday the 7th... (Read More)

Update #9

October 4th - via:
We are in the last half of the campaign! I got to rock out at the Double Kickstarter Golden Ticket concert and had a lot of fun. Now let’s see how far my dream can go! AMA I'll be announcing a specific AMA time on the next update. I'm very nervous... (Read More)

Update #8

September 29th - via:
The halfway point is reached! But more importantly, I’ve got a special announcement here! Let’s first review the campaign stats! Stretch Goals: We still have a way to go to get to the all-important console goals. We know they are important to... (Read More)

Update #7

September 27th - via:
Update 7 We have just a bit more than half of the campaign left. We’ve reached over 1000 backers and cleared a few stretch goals. I continue to hope we can push towards those console stretch goals. Also, I hope people enjoyed the AMA on Discord.... (Read More)

AMA on Discord Time Change

September 24th - via:
AMA on Discord Time Change Hello backers! As always thank you for your continued support! In the previous update I listed the Discord AMA for 8PM EST/5PM PST on the 24th but an important (secret) rehearsal came in so I need to move this time up 1... (Read More)

Update #6

September 22nd - via:
We are past the 10,000,000 mark and I just want to reiterate my gratitude for everyone who is supporting me on my dream. I may be doing a lot of the work by myself but knowing there are this many fans helps me feel like I’m not doing this alone.... (Read More)

Update #5

September 20th - via:
Update 5 We passed the 10,000,000 mark and I just want to reiterate my gratitude for everyone who is supporting me on my dream. I may be doing a lot of the work by myself but knowing there are this many fans helps me feel like I’m not doing this... (Read More)

Guns Undarkness Update 4 - An amazing collaboration from JRPG veterans!

September 16th - via:
Update 4 Whew! This is the end of the first week and I’ve never been so motivated. Just as I couldn’t have gotten here without the help of amazing backers, I’ve also had some help from some other “friends”. While I normally wouldn’t send... (Read More)

Update #3

September 15th - via:
4 days into the campaign! Thank you to everyone for continuing to support my indie dream! I can't believe we have doubled the initial goal! I really hope the campaign is successful enough to get to console porting. Stretch Goals: We've cleared two... (Read More)

Update #2

September 13th - via:
Wow! Seeing such great support and all the warm comments really, really makes me so happy! We have cleared another stretch goal! Now I can spend more time increasing the animations and working on the models. I know they need work but that requires... (Read More)

A Word of Thanks / 感謝の言葉

September 13th - via:
Thank you backers! It’s never easy to break out and try something new. Going independent, creating a game where I have to handle most of the core tasks like art, design, programming is incredibly challenging. On top of that, it’s very hard to... (Read More)

Guns Undarkness Kickstarter now live

September 12th - via:
Guns Undarkness combines typical stealth game features such as remaining undetected and invading antagonist’s territory, with the traditional command type JRPG. The gameplay is roughly divided into two parts: a stealth part that hides on the field and a battle part that is developed by a turn-based command-type battle system. (Read More)

SRPG 'Guns Undarkness' could come to Switch via Kickstarter stretch goal

September 9th - via:
Guns Undarkness is a “stealth RPG” from Shoji Meguro, the composer and director of the “Persona” and “Shin Megami Tensei” series’. In a devastated world after a nuclear war, you become a member of the PMC (Private Military Company) and carry out missions with your peers. (Read More)

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