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float downstream

A project in Newcastle upon Tyne, UK by Blood Moon Games

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A poetic meditation on life. A solo play experience to ease and calm the weary mind...
Backers: 169
Average Pledge Per Backer: £16

Funded: £2,717 of £1,620
Dates: Sep 27th -> Oct 18th (21 days)
Project By: Blood Moon Games
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Latest News

Less than 24 hours to go!

October 17th - via:
Hi everyone, Thanks for your continuing support for the project. As I said I try to keep everyone up-to-date with what's going on, so apologies if you feel there are too many updates at the moment. There'll probably be 1 per day through to the end of... (Read More)

All files checked and ready...

October 15th - via:
So as stated previously I'd put aside the weekend to check over files etc. Just managed to finish those now, having learnt a valuable lesson in terms of embedding images...If I'd embedded things I could probably have checked everything over and made... (Read More)

Nearing the end...

October 14th - via:
Hi everyone,  Hope you are all well.  We're still getting new backers as we near the end of our campaign which is great - looks like we may hit £2000!  As I said, I'm just making sure all the files are correct and in the right format etc and... (Read More)

Busy getting ready

October 12th - via:
So it's been an interesting few days. I have had an opportunity to talk to the manufacturer to make sure that everything is correct in terms of files and contents etc. I've decided to add a cotton draw bag to the game so that the wooden pawn and... (Read More)


October 10th - via:
THANK YOU everyone! Great news. Woke up this morning to find that we are fully funded! Still 8 days to go so let's see where we end up. In the mean time, hard work now begins - will spend the next couple of days double checking files, talking to... (Read More)

Hey! Project Followers!

October 7th - via:
Firstly a massive thank you to the 93 backers who have so far pledged to help bring this project to life. It's very humbling that people are willing to invest their interest and money into projects such as this which, as an independent designer of... (Read More)

Edging ever closer!

October 5th - via:
Without wishing to jinx things I think we might make it. Just a reminder however that we do have a stretch goal, so if you've backed float downstream and can pursuade 1 other person to back it also then we can still unlock this. The stretch goal is a... (Read More)

Over 2/3rds of the way there!

October 1st - via:
Another massive thank you to all backers for supporting this project. We've hit the 2/3rds way mark and into the weekend. Again if you get a chance to post about supporting this project please do so as every tiny bit of awareness raising really does... (Read More)

Edging closer to the magic £1000 mark!

September 29th - via:
Hi everyone, Hope you are well. Great that we've nearly hit the £1000 mark...nothing really magical about it but for some reason we make it so! I'm not sure if you've read any of the comments, and I don't expect you to have done so, but I'm... (Read More)

Over 50% there!

September 28th - via:
Hi everyone, A big 'THANK YOU!' to you all for backing float downstream. All the games I make are a labour of love and it's always rewarding when they resonate with people and get some attention. The flip side of this is of course that when they... (Read More)

Update on Shipping Costs

September 27th - via:
We will be producing and shipping within the E.U. so this should reduce customs costs for E.U. backers. Kind regards Jeremy  (Read More)

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