Anime Themed Videogame - Winged Sakura: Mindy's Arc

A project in Surrey, Canada by Winged Sakura

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An Anime themed HD 2D strategy defense game with RPG mechanics and a linear storyline. Wait... what?
Backers: 50
Average Pledge Per Backer: $32

Funded: $1,580 of $20,000
Dates: Sep 25th -> Oct 25th (30 days)
Project By: Winged Sakura
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Latest News

Final Update Before Kickstarter Ends

October 21st - via:
FINAL UPDATE BEFORE KICKSTARTER ENDSFirst, thank you everyone for supporting the game and sticking with us throughout the campaign. For an unknown indie developer, it has been a tough ride. Thankfully, I got some funding support from my family to... (Read More)

Minzy V2's Facial Expressions

October 18th - via:
FACIAL EXPRESSIONSFacial expressions for each character are currently being worked on. Here's a small preview of Minzy V2's facial expressions. If anyone is interested in guessing her facial expressions, feel free to leave a comment below! 6 DAYS... (Read More)

What We've Been Doing

October 13th - via:
Backers, THANK YOU for your support. WHAT WE'VE BEEN DOINGME (Project Creator/Developer) I've been getting the word out to "Let's Play" YouTube uploaders Friendly Indie Twitch streamers Indie/gaming sites to let the world know about our game and... (Read More)

New Supported Platforms

October 6th - via:
SUPPORTED PLATFORMSWinged Sakura: Mindy's Arc will now officially support Mac, Windows Phone 8, iOS and Android regardless if we reach our funding goal. As for Linux, I installed Ubuntu and ported the game over. It worked perfectly - but I have... (Read More)

Meet Princess Nina

October 6th - via:
NINA ALETHEIAI present you, Princess of the Holy Aletheia Empire, an independent nation that rules one of the twelve gold cherry blossoms, next to inherit the throne.  I wonder how did Nina and Mindy meet? Especially since Mindy is wearing casual... (Read More)

Stretch Goals Revised, Marathon Mode, and Congratulations!

October 4th - via:
STRETCH GOALS REVISED  NEW  I've been thinking about our stretch goals for a few days now and what I can personally do to offer more gameplay value. Winged Sakura: Mindy's Arc doesn't feel like it's into the RPG genre just yet, even with the... (Read More)

Help Pick our Next Five Spirits!

October 4th - via:
HELP PICK THE NEXT FIVE UNIQUE SPIRITS!I'll be giving my answer to our artist, Basel, our character and level artist, tomorrow. Do you, backers, like any of these designs? Let us know which ones you'd like to have in your unique defense team. Spirit... (Read More)

Princess Nina, Workflow Changed, and New Kickstarter Video

October 4th - via:
PRINCESS NINAAs mentioned on Update #7, here's Nina's sketch, designed by Salan Wrap, our awesome character designer for Winged Sakura: Mindy's Arc. Nina is estimated to be completed by next Wednesday. WE NEED YOUR HELPFirst, thank you for your... (Read More)

Prototype Demo Now Available to PC and Mac

October 3rd - via:
Backers, THANK YOU for your support. PROTOTYPE DEMO NOW AVAILABLETry the short prototype gameplay demo out! You can visit our website here or you can download the files by clicking on the links below. Please remember this demo only shows you the very... (Read More)

Kickstarter weekly vol.1

October 2nd - via:
The past week in the world of Kickstarter saw the walking dead front and center. No, not the show, but the undead, with several developers stepping into the horror realm. Others brought forward original ideas; one of which includes the integration of stop-motion animation with video games. So without further ado, welcome to our first, Kickstarter Weekly. (Read More)

Prototype Demo Progress, Mac, & Princess Nina

October 1st - via:
Quick update for the day. PROTOTYPE DEMO PROGRESSThe testing and boss AI is now completed for challenge mode! I tweaked the numbers for several hours last night and finally got it just right! I'll try to get prototype demo out on Thursday evening.... (Read More)

Prototype Demo Coming Soon

September 29th - via:
Backers, THANK YOU for your support. THE FOURTH SPIRIT AS AN ALLYHere's a quick video of him doing his role. THE BASIC BOSS PROTOTYPE DEMOAs promised, I will be showing the basic boss prototype to backers. But what's the fun in it if you can't try it... (Read More)

Top Left Portrait & The Plan Ahead

September 28th - via:
TOP LEFT PORTRAIT The design behind this part of the UI is to allow players to quickly take a peek on what the two main characters have to say based on the current situation. The plan is to make it simple, enjoyable, yet repetitive. This is a... (Read More)

Adjustments and Avatars

September 27th - via:
ADJUSTMENTS A new $15 tier has been added with a limited quantity of 2000 backers. I feel that all qualified backers deserve their name to be credited under our credit screen for support and funding our game. This means all backers from $15-$40 tier... (Read More)

UPDATE #3 - Kickstarter Video & The Summoning Circle

September 27th - via:
An early morning with an early update! New Kickstarter Video in ProgressTHE GOAL Reduce the length of the video while still showing enough in the video to gain interest in the targeted audience. *The new summoning circle will be included. THE... (Read More)

Steam Greenlight

September 26th - via:
Our game is now on Steam Greenlight! Please take a quick moment and vote for Winged Sakura: Mindy's Arc! All qualified backers will get a Steam key once we greenlit! Let us build a fun community together where we can gossip about Anime and random... (Read More)

The Magic Circle

September 25th - via:
While our project is buried under hundreds of other projects, you've somehow managed to dig the project up and pledged! THANK YOU early backers. Our level/sprite artist, Basel, has designed our very first magic circle, this is the summoning circle.... (Read More)

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