Colors Live with Pressure-Sensitive Pen for Nintendo Switch

A project in Stockholm, Sweden by Jens Andersson

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Portable painting unleashed! The critically acclaimed painting game/app is finally back.
Backers: 4254
Average Pledge Per Backer: kr560 SEK

Funded: kr2,381,324 SEK of kr150,000 SEK
Dates: May 13th -> Jun 12th (30 days)
Project By: Jens Andersson
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Is the Nintendo Switch about to become a drawing tablet?

June 10th - via:
Pressure-sensitive stylus triumphs on Kickstarter. (Read More)

New Stretch Goal Added: Online Collaborative Painting

June 9th - via:
Hi everyone! We have reached yet another stretch goal: Select & Move Tool - I know a lot of you were rooting for that one! We are entering the final week and what an amazing start of the week we’ve had. Articles about Colors Live in mainstream... (Read More)

This Nintendo Switch Painting App Includes a Pressure-Sensing Stylus Powered by Sound Waves

June 9th - via:
A popular painting app for the Nintendo DS and 3DS that relied on each handheld’s stylus is finally coming to the Switch. But instead of forcing users to paint with their fingers, Colours Live will include a stylus that cleverly uses the Switch’s headphone jack for pressure sensitivity and a better painting experience. (Read More)

Nintendo Switch pressure-sensitive pen uses headphone jack

June 9th - via:
Colors Live, the painting/doodling app, is coming to Nintendo Switch with a stylus pen that uses sound for pressure-sensitvity. Here's how it works. (Read More)

Colors Live Creator Talks About the Challenge of Creating a Stylus for the Switch

June 7th - via:
In an interview with the eShop Action Committee podcast, Jens Andersson discusses the reasoning behind the Colors Live Kickstarter and tech behind the Colors SonarPen. (Read More)

Colors Live developer explains how the SonarPen translates audio into virtual brush strokes

June 7th - via:
The Colors Live SonarPen lets you enjoy pressure-sensitive art creation on the Switch touch screen, allowing you to create some finely-detailed art. While people are sure to make some amazing things, the SonarPen in and of itself is a wonder. (Read More)

Colors Live developer talks potential release date plans

June 3rd - via:
With the Kickstarter being a major success, we now know for sure that the app and SonarPen are on their way to Switch. The questions fans want answered is when. In an interview with Sudomemo, developer Jens Andersson discussed the plans. (Read More)

Half time report - $100k and over 650% funded!

May 30th - via:
Hello world, I think it is time for me to introduce myself. I am ColorsTeam-Johannes and most of you probably know me from our Discord server where I am the community manager for Colors Live. Apart from that I am doing PR and planning stuff such as... (Read More)

Stretch goal: Select & Move Tool

May 25th - via:
Hi everyone, Thank you for supporting the campaign. We are now close to $90k, over 1500 backers and 570% funded and well on our way to hit the next stretch goal. Isn’t that incredible numbers?! During the weekend we have prepared a new stretch... (Read More)

Stretch goal reached and 500% funded!

May 21st - via:
This train is unstoppable!! And it's because you guys rock! This is so much fun. We have now hit our second stretch goal: Improved Layer Management and are approaching the next goal - Colors Live in More Languages - rapidly. That means I will have... (Read More)

Last chance for the Early Bird Badge

May 19th - via:
Hi everyone, It is great to see how we are moving steady towards the next stretch goal. In previous updates I have presented all three announced stretch goals: Specialty Brushes (REACHED!), Improved Layer Management and Localization in more... (Read More)

Stretch goal: Colors Live in more languages

May 18th - via:
Hi everyone, I am so happy to see how more and more people support the campaign and thus give us the possibility to enhance Colors Live even more. Over 1000 backers now. You guys rock! Keep spreading the word by talking to your friends about the... (Read More)

Kickstarter For COLORS LIVE Guarantees Your Switch Will Be A Mini-Illustrator Pad!

May 18th - via:
Get ready to draw from anywhere you are because this game app is already a guarantee! (Read More)

Next stretch goal: Improved Layer Management

May 17th - via:
Happy Sunday! Things are really trucking along, and we have already hit our first stretch-goal!!! So today I thought it would be appropriate to present the next stretch goal - Improved Layer Management. Improved Layer Management When we released... (Read More)

Your creativity needed!

May 16th - via:
Hi Everyone! Wow! This journey couldn’t have started better. We are now over 300% funded and very close to hitting our first stretch goal – Speciality Brushes. Isn’t that awesome!! Before we go into detail with the next stretch goal –... (Read More)

First three stretch goals

May 15th - via:
Hi lovely backers, I am blown away by the massive interest and love for the project that we receive. I did not really expect to hit the pledge goal in under 8 hours, so we have been working hard to come up with some great stretch goals for you... (Read More)

The Switch is finally getting an art app with Colors Live coming in 2020

May 15th - via:
Collecting Smiles is bringing the Colors series back to Nintendo with Colors Live coming to Switch in summer 2020. It will also feature a new SonarPen. (Read More)

Thank you for a fantastic start!

May 14th - via:
Welcome, members of the Colors Community, new and old alike. Thank you for a fantastic start of the Kickstarter campaign. I am so happy to be able to say that we have reached our pledge goal with the help of you guys. And we did it in less than 8... (Read More)

Summary in Japanese, Spanish, German, Italian and French

May 13th - via:
日本語での要約 絶賛されているお絵描きゲーム「Colors! 3D」の続編「Colors Live」がついに「Nintendo Switch™」に登場します!「Colors Live」には、Colors... (Read More)

Colors Live developer says a physical release could happen

May 13th - via:
The Kickstarter includes funding for a pressure-sensitive pen that can be used with the software, which would certainly make the drawing experience that much more enjoyable. (Read More)

From the developers of Colors! 3D, a Kickstarter campaign is now live for 'Colors Live', featuring a pressure-sensitive pen for painting on Switch

May 13th - via:
The official sequel to Colors! 3D, which was released for Nintendo 3DS back in 2012 (and was the 10th highest rated 3DS game ever), will allow for professional artistic designs directly on your Switch using the newly introduced "Colors SonarPen". (Read More)

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