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A project in Hamburg, Germany by ROCKFISH Games

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An open-world space shooter with deep exploration, sophisticated RPG elements and an engaging sci-fi story; the sequel to EVERSPACE.
Backers: 7979
Average Pledge Per Backer: €63

Funded: €503,479 of €450,000
Dates: Oct 2nd -> Nov 4th (34 days)
Project By: ROCKFISH Games
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Latest News

Kickstarter Update Shares EVERSPACE 2 Alpha Highlights

July 24th - via:
The ROCKFISH Games team is riding high after a successful launch of the EVERSPACE 2 closed alpha. The July Kickstarter update shares details on the game's second star system, Union, new features planned for Early Access, and an early look at perks connected to a new companion character. (Read More)

Everspace 2 Steam Game Festival 2020 hands-on preview: Galactic shootin' & lootin'

June 22nd - via:
The space shooter RPG is expected to arrive later this year following a successful Kickstarter campaign. (Read More)

Second new trailer for Everspace 2 dates the closed alpha

June 13th - via:
Another, longer trailer for Everspace 2 has dropped, showing a bit more incredibly pretty planetary combat. (Read More)

Everspace 2's planetary combat trailer is explosive

June 12th - via:
Open-world space shooter Everspace 2 will have planetary combat, which you can check out in this new trailer. (Read More)

Everspace 2 Reveals New Drones, Better UI, Cinematic Teaser

February 2nd - via:
Indie devs Rockfish revealed some new improvements between Everspace 1 and 2 this week. The team has been hard at work since their Kickstarter campaign wrapped up in November. The larger budget and scope of the game means more enemies and major improvements can be added. (Read More)

Everspace 2 hands-on preview at PAX South 2020

January 27th - via:
With a successful Kickstarter behind it, Rockfish Games is making Everspace 2 as ambitious a sequel as they can. We played it at PAX South and got a glimpse of how it's shaping up. (Read More)

Everspace 2's Prototype build is now available to backers

December 18th - via:
Everspace 2's Prototype build is now available to its Kickstarter backers, and the Steam keys should have been sent via email. (Read More)

Everspace 2: Release Date, Gameplay, PS4, Xbox, Switch, Trailer, News

November 27th - via:
Science Fiction space First Person Shooters are in vogue these days, with games like the ‘Outer Worlds’ and the upcoming ‘Journey to the Savage Planet’. Now, another one from 2016 titled ‘Everspace’ is getting a complete makeover, with entirely new gameplay mechanics and an RPG-esque new storyline for its upcoming sequel, ‘Everspace 2’. (Read More)

Everspace 2 hits £433,646 on Kickstarter

November 10th - via:
Rockfish Games' Everspace sequel hit its first stretch goal and racked up £433,646 on Kickstarter. (Read More)

EVERSPACE 2 Gets Fully Funded On Kickstarter With An Extra Perk

November 9th - via:
They surpassed their $493k goal and reached $560k funding for Everspace 2! (Read More)

EVERSPACE™ 2 Hits $560,069 USD On Kickstarter With First Stretch Goal Unlocked

November 8th - via:
The Kickstarter campaign for EVERSPACE™ 2 with a funding goal of $493,000 USD – by far the most ambitious video game crowdfunding campaign from Germany this year – ended after a thrilling end rally bringing in $560,069 USD from a total of 7979 supporters. (Read More)

Everspace 2 Surpasses Kickstarter Funding Target

November 6th - via:
The follow up to the popular space shooter Everspace has officially hit its funding goal over on Kickstarter. Everspace 2 achieved well over its €450,000 funding target with nearly 8000 backers pledging a total of €503,478. (Read More)

Everspace 2 funded on Kickstarter

November 5th - via:
The sequel to the space dogfighting roguelike will be an open-world RPG (Read More)

We’re Funded | Stretch Goal #1

November 4th - via:
Dear Pilots, You guys are absolutely amazing! In a gigantic joint effort over the last few days, we finally reached our funding goal, which is totally awesome because now we can make EVERSPACE 2 the way we always wanted to: together with you, our... (Read More)

Everspace 2 reaches Kickstarter goal with a few hours to spare

November 4th - via:
In spite of a very close call with Kickstarter crowdfunding, Rockfish Games will be able to move forward with full funding for Everspace 2. (Read More)

88% Funded | The final 48 hours | Tutorial Mission

November 2nd - via:
Pilots, get ready for the final stint! Yesterday, we saw a huge spike thanks to 320 new backers including some heavy spenders coming in who pledged a whopping €30k+ in total - the second-best day of our campaign so far. You guys are just awesome!... (Read More)

Open Game World | Planetary Combat | Tutorial Mission

November 1st - via:
Hello there, Pilots! The final push of our Kickstarter campaign is here! As of writing, we are at 78% funding which is tight, we know. But, we will be calling our friends and partners over the weekend to help us reach that funding goal, and we hope... (Read More)

Everspace 2 preview

November 1st - via:
Everspace 2's Kickstarter is coming to a close soon, which is the perfect time for us to give the open-world space shooter a look. (Read More)

Behind The Scenes: Level Design | Station Modules | Creative Rewards

October 30th - via:
Hello again, Tech-Pilots! Time for another Behind The Scenes update! Malte, our level designer, will share insights on how he approaches level design for a fast-paced space shooter like EVERSPACE 2 and how he creates huge space stations from a set of... (Read More)

Behind The Scenes: Hi-Res Texturing | Fun With Physics

October 28th - via:
Hello Tech-Pilots, Today, we have another Behind The Scenes update for you. Alex, one of our senior 3D artists, will explain our improved texturing workflow, allowing us to add way more details to player ships, NPCs, space stations and other... (Read More)

NPCs | Combat AI | Alien Creatures

October 25th - via:
Dear Pilots, Today’s update is all about different types of NPCs and all sorts of alien creatures you will encounter in EVERSPACE 2. However, before we go into further detail, we would like to address your concerns about the current performance of... (Read More)

Everspace 2 will have over 100 spaceships to choose from

October 25th - via:
Rockfish Games is closing in on their Kickstarter goal for Everspace 2, and so they've revealed more story and ship details for the game. (Read More)

Regarding Lens Flares

October 24th - via:
In response to our recent update regarding lens flares, many of you expressed their concerns, arguing that they don't want the impression of viewing the game through a camera but rather a person's eyes. We hear you and this is what we came up with.... (Read More)

Behind The Scenes: Lens Flares

October 22nd - via:
Greetings, Pilots! Since many of you guys wanted to see more frequent updates about delicious stuff we got cooking for you, we’d like to give you a sneak peek of what’s currently going on in our development kitchen with our new “Behind The... (Read More)

Player Ships | Fanvid | Who We Are

October 18th - via:
Dear Pilots, Before we delve into today’s main topic, the player ships of EVERSPACE 2, let’s have a quick look at where we stand about reaching our funding goal. After a little over two weeks, we hit €245k in funding, which is still 35% higher... (Read More)

Over €200k Funding | The Story Of EVERSPACE 2

October 11th - via:
Dear Pilots, Yesterday, you guys smashed through the €200k wall, woohoo! Thanks, everybody and keep it up! The Story Of EVERSPACE 2 In our first vlog of EVERSPACE 2, we want to share more information about how we plan to continue the story of the... (Read More)

More Than 40% Funding After One Week | Refined NPCs | More Streaming

October 9th - via:
Dear Pilots, You guys are amazing: We reached more than 40% of our funding goal after just one week! Thanks again for your great support and to top tier backers pledging on another Outlaw Boss and the first Mission Control. The campaign performs 50%... (Read More)

Everspace 2 “will launch on Steam first, no matter what”

October 8th - via:
Rockfish says the game won't be an Epic exclusive (Read More)

Everspace 2 Dev Commits to Launching First on Steam; Comments on Other Devs’ “Broken Promises"

October 8th - via:
A lot of indie titles take a last minute turn and accept Epic Games Store exclusivity lure. However, Everspace 2 developer Rockfish Games promises to not fall into it and will deliver the title on Steam first, as promised in their Kickstarter campaign. (Read More)

Everspace 2 developer commits to no Epic exclusives

October 7th - via:
Everspace 2 developer Rockfish Games is emphatically not a big fan of Epic Games Store exclusivity, taking the opportunity to drag developers and publishers over "broken promises" in a Kickstarter update. Not surprisingly, Everspace 2 won't be an Epic exclusive—it's launching on Steam first. (Read More)

Everspace 2 has launched a new kickstarter campaign

October 6th - via:
Everspace 2 was annouced back at Gamescom, and is a sequel to the space shoot-em-up being developed by Rockfish Games. Much like the original, the game is being croudfunded, and the Kickstarter campaign for the game has officially launched this past week.Development for the game is already underway though, but now the developers are looking for an extra £400 (Read More)

Here are two hours of gameplay footage from the pre-alpha demo of EVERSPACE 2

October 6th - via:
CohhCarnage was able to record and share a video, showing two hours of gameplay footage from EVERSPACE 2. (Read More)

18% Funding within the 1st 24 hours | Just The Game | Streaming

October 4th - via:
18% Funding within the 1st 24 hours | Just The Game | Streaming Esteemed Pilots, We are off to a good start, and we would like to thank you for fantastic support, especially our three Space Architects. our first Deep Space Explorer and our one and... (Read More)

Kickstarter Fundraising Drive For Everspace 2 Now Almost A Fifth Of Its $500-K Goal

October 4th - via:
After a successful fundraising drive to release Everspace in 2017, Rockfish Games is turning to Kickstarter anew for the sequel. (Read More)

Everspace 2 hits Kickstarter to give you what you want (unless you want multiplayer)

October 3rd - via:
Rockfish wants "financially invested space-game-savvy" players on board (Read More)

Everspace 2, the open-world space shooter, hits Kickstarter

October 3rd - via:
Everspace 2, announced back at Gamescom, is shaping up to be an ambitious sequel to the excellent roguelike space shooter. (Read More)

Kickstarter campaign launched for EVERSPACE 2

October 3rd - via:
Rockfish has launched the Kickstarter campaign for EVERSPACE 2. (Read More)

Everspace 2 Will Make Your Space Exploration Dreams Come True

October 3rd - via:
Developer ROCKFISH Games recently announced their Kickstarter campaign for Everspace 2, sequel to the hugely successful interstellar rogue-like Everspace. This sequel will be different in a number of ways, all of which bring it close to allowing players to live the dream of exploring a vast galaxy full of discoveries. (Read More)

Everspace 2 Open-World Space Shooter Kickstarter Campaign Now Live

October 2nd - via:
Developers are asking for €450.000 to finish their game (Read More)

Uncompromising Space Action on Kickstarter: EVERSPACE™ 2 Campaign Asking $493,000 USD

October 2nd - via:
The official successor to the studio debut and surprise hit EVERSPACE™ – a title with over one million units sold, and also financed by a successful Kickstarter campaign with more than EUR 420,000 in 2015 – will completely surpass its predecessor in both quality and scope. (Read More)

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