A project in Brooklyn, NY by Abandon Hope Games

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Perdition is an Action/Adventure Side Scroller by Brooklyn based Abandon Hope Games. For $20 get a limited run concept art print signed by the artist!
Backers: 107
Average Pledge Per Backer: $102

Funded: $10,898 of $10,000
Dates: Jun 23rd -> Aug 22nd (61 days)
Project By: Abandon Hope Games
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Wallpapers and Shirts!

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Rewards Update (finally!)

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Critical Mass!

August 19th - via:
Hey everyone! As you may have noticed, we have achieved our goal of $10,000! We are standing triumphantly at the top of the mountain and we want to thank all of you for your contributions. There are 60 hours to go, so if you know of anyone who was... (Read More)

Game Engine Update

August 12th - via:
Perdition will be created using the Torque 3D (T3D) Engine as its backbone and will utilize Torque Add Ons where they are needed to reduce development time - such as FMOD Ex for specialized audio, Verve for our cut-scenes, the AI Starter Kit, Game... (Read More)

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August 10th - via:
Hello ladies and gentlemen, We hope that you’re enjoying the rest of the summer. Those of us here on the East coast are putting up with some infernal heat… OK, the bad jokes stop here. The real reason for our update is that we would like to... (Read More)

Worldbuilding Update

August 6th - via:
Well, we've covered game mechanics, so it's time to talk the world of Perdition. As we've mentioned previously, Perdition is heavily inspired by the works of Dante Aligheri, particularly “The Inferno”. What we're really trying to do with... (Read More)

Indie Developer Spotlight on!

August 6th - via:
Perdition has been featured on, a gaming news blog. Check out the interview here. In it, we answer questions about the game in much greater detail and discuss plans for the future as well as how Abandon Hope Games was formed. And... (Read More)

Gameplay Update

August 1st - via:
At its roots, Perdition is a sidescrolling puzzle/action platformer. Its going to feel like a combination old school gameplay (think Metroid) and new school (think Prototype), with an action-reaction character development system reminiscent of... (Read More)

New Video! New Art!

July 26th - via:
Hey backers and new viewers! I am proud (pride is the very worst of the deadly sins) to announce that we have uploaded a brand spanking new video to the front page of the Kickstarter. Check it out! Max, Patrick, and myself will regale you with... (Read More)

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