Primal: The Awakening


A project in London, UK by Ben Hickling

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A low-poly 3D rail shooter inspired by the classics of the early 90's.
Backers: 2181
Average Pledge Per Backer: £23

Funded: £50,037 of £20,000
Dates: Jun 23rd -> Jul 23rd (30 days)
Project By: Ben Hickling
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Latest News

The Final Countdown

July 21st - via:
Less than 48 hours to go! We're in the final stretch now, and what a crazy ride it's been! :) I've been busy fixing up bugs people have found in the demo and also started to implement the scoring system, which has been trickier than I expected! I... (Read More)

More streams and big explosions!

July 7th - via:
Hey guys! I'm gonna be streaming again tomorrow at 9PM GMT (4PM EST/1PM PST) and this time I'll be working on art-related stuff, probably sketching character stuff, but maybe even some sprite stuff. You can follow me on Twitch to get notified  when... (Read More)

EX-Zodiac Crushes Kickstarter Goal in a single Day, coming 2021 to PC, "planned" for Switch

July 1st - via:
Rail-shooter EX-Zodiac crushes Kickstarter goal and heads to PC's next year, with talks of a Switch port (Read More)

Still going, apparently!

June 30th - via:
As of writing this update, we're at 156% funding, which is incredible (and we still have 22 days to go!?) I honestly can't thank everyone enough for their support so far, the response as been amazing! I also wanted to let you all know that I will be... (Read More)

Wow, thank you..!

June 24th - via:
As the title says.. wow!  I can't believe we hit the goal in under 24 hours, that's amazing! Thank you all SO much for pledging, supporting and spreading the word about Ex-Zodiac, it means the world to us! What happens next? Well, over the course of... (Read More)

Ex-Zodiac hopes to bring low-poly Star Fox action to Switch

June 24th - via:
Ex-Zodiac, a low-poly 3D rail shooter inspired by the likes of Star Fox, just launched on Kickstarter. It looks just like the Star Fox of old. (Read More)

Kickstarter For Stylized Rail Shooter Ex-Zodiac Goes Live

June 24th - via:
The Kickstarter for Ex-Zodiac has finally gone live after 2 years of on and off development. Created by Ben Hickling, Ex-Zodiac is a rail shooter with graphics and gameplay reminiscent of games past with a fantastic color pallet and addicting controls. (Read More)

Ex-Zodiac Heads to the Skies with Kickstarter Launch and New Demo

June 23rd - via:
Ex-Zodiac, on the other hand, knows exactly what it wants to be and has had a demo available for a couple months now to show off its completely un-subtle SNES-era Star Fox roots. Since then the game has gotten a decent amount of attention, a publisher, and as of today a Kickstarter. (Read More)

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