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A Long Journey to an Uncertain End: a space opera game

A project in Los Angeles, CA by Crispy Creative

Status: Active

Accessible narrative management game about a sentient spaceship fleeing its former owner.
Backers: 719
Average Daily Pledges: $1,415
Average Pledge Per Backer: $49

Funding: $35,364 of $40,000
Dates: Feb 2nd -> Mar 4th (30 days)
Project By: Crispy Creative
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Latest News

NEW LIVE Q&A TOMORROW! Meet Matias Vidala, AKA Gloria Borealis, as a treat...

February 24th - via:
SPACE FARERS! You continue to amaze us with your incomparable generosity. With ONE WEEK to go you’ve helped us cross 82% funded for A Long Journey to an Uncertain End! We knew we had something good, and that our developing cast of characters would... (Read More)

75% FUNDED! Meet Aylah Tress, our wonderful mechanic!

February 22nd - via:
Dear travelers, thank you so much for another week of supporting our game! We've just hit 75% funding, thank you so much for your incredible continued support! As an expression of our gratitude, we’d love to properly introduce you to our developing... (Read More)

JOIN US ON OUR REDDIT AMA TODAY! Starting at 10am PT / 1pm ET / 7pm CET

February 22nd - via:
Howdy travelers, Please join us for an AMA on r/Games in just one hour! Kylan Coats (Creative Director), Rowan Williams (Narrative Lead) and Martin Hanses (Narrative Designer) will answer any questions over there. Feel free to post your questions... (Read More)

Did you miss our mother and son duo developer Q&A? We’ve got you covered!

February 20th - via:
Dear travelers, thank you as always for your continued support of our inclusive space opera! Yesterday we had a live Q&A session with A Long Journey’s Creative Director Kylan Coats and Narrative Designer Sherry Coats. You might’ve noticed... (Read More)


February 17th - via:
Thank you, travellers. Exactly halfway through the campaign, we're halfway towards hitting our funding goal! That’s right, just moments ago we crossed over the 50% funded mark thanks to your unbelievable support! The entire Crispy Creative team is... (Read More)

A Long Journey to An Uncertain End: Interview with Kylan Coats and Rowan Williams

February 17th - via:
This month saw the launch of Crispy Creative's Kickstarter for their upcoming game A Long Journey to an Uncertain End. In the game, you play as a sentient ship in a universe where AI is prohibited, meaning you and your crew must evade capture. Along the way, you'll visit different planets, take jobs to earn supplies and fuel, and bond with your crew. (Read More)

What is a "Radically Inclusive" Game? + Making a Game with my Mom?

February 16th - via:
Howdy travellers, How are you all doing? This week brings in many great things, so let's get started, shall we? Making a radically inclusive game We often describe A Long Journey to an Uncertain End as "radically inclusive" and we sometimes talk... (Read More)

If you missed our music Q&A, catch-up here!

February 15th - via:
Travelers, thank you so much for your continued support for our space adventure! On Thursday, we had a live Q&A session with A Long Journey’s Creative Director Kylan Coats and our composer Jesse Myers, whose work you can say is truly out of... (Read More)

What’s that? A sneak peek at the Crew Journal / Artbook reward? + Tomorrow’s sound design & music Q&A!

February 10th - via:
Hello space-faring fam, We hope you are safe, happy, and healthy wherever you are. There’s two items on the agenda for today’s update. First up! Announcing a sound design & music Q&A with Jesse and Kylan: Tomorrow (February 11th) at 9am... (Read More)

One third funded, THANK YOU! + Highlights of Our Very First Stream!

February 9th - via:
Travelers, thank you so much for all of your support! In just a week on Kickstarter, we're a third funded! The reception from press and streamers has made us feel all lovely inside, and so thrilled for the game we’re making and all it represents.... (Read More)


February 8th - via:
Hey there C.O.R.G.I. stans, We’ve said it a million times already, and we’ll say it a million more, but THANK YOU so much for your incredible support of A Long Journey to an Uncertain End. You have made our little team of space devs extremely... (Read More)

We're already 25% Funded! THANK YOU SO MUCH!

February 5th - via:
Hey there travellers! After just a few days, we are 25% funded on Kickstarter, and the support we've been getting from all of you has been incredible! We are that much closer to reaching our goal and we could not have done it without you. Thank you... (Read More)

We’re part of the latest Steam Festival!

February 4th - via:
Space travelers! The vast emptiness of space surrounds you as you continue your voyage into the unknown. Shaking off the stardust, you speed through belts of asteroids scattered throughout the big dark universe, sprinkled with shining beacons of... (Read More)

We Are 15% Funded! THANK YOU SO MUCH

February 3rd - via:
Thank you so much for all the support! In addition to being able to announce we are 15% funded in just a day, Kickstarter has added us to their "Projects We Love" section! Projects We Love To our early backers, we are so incredibly grateful for your... (Read More)

A Long Journey To An Uncertain End Kickstarter Blasts Off

February 3rd - via:
A Long Journey To An Uncertain End might sound like the plot of many a tale but in this instance, it’s a brand new space opera management sim that’s just landed on Kickstarter. For fans of space faring games, this adventure finds you in command of a ragtag band of misfits and adventurers stepping on the outside of society. (Read More)

'A Long Journey to an Uncertain End' Launches Kickstarter Campaign

February 2nd - via:
From former Obsidian and Telltale developers, A Long Journey to an Uncertain End is a narrative-focused space opera management game that’ll have you flying around the universe, assembling an eclectic crew and taking any job you can to keep one step ahead of your abusive ex. The twist: you’re not just piloting a are the ship. (Read More)

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