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Dwerve — Tower Defense Dungeon Crawler RPG

A project in Tampa, FL by Half Human Games

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A SNES-inspired adventure about a dwarven tinkerer
Backers: 1589
Average Pledge Per Backer: $34

Funded: $53,750 of $10,000
Dates: Aug 25th -> Sep 25th (31 days)
Project By: Half Human Games
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Latest News

Last Day! Join us at 12 pm and 8 pm ET/GMT-4 for the Live Stream Finale!

September 24th - via:
Hi everyone! Yesterday we reached Localization 1! We have 17 hours to go and just need $3,000 more to reach the Nintendo Switch stretch goal! We had a blast chatting with you all last night, so we decided to do an extra Live Stream at 12 pm ET/GMT-4... (Read More)

Join us tonight and tomorrow night for the Live Stream Finale!

September 23rd - via:
Hi everyone! 40 hours to go and we just need $6,000 more to reach the Nintendo Switch stretch goal! It looks like we might reach Localization 1 later today! Live Stream Finale! Join us tonight and tomorrow night for the Live Stream Finale! The event... (Read More)

Fan Art Spotlight #2 + Shout Out: Dungeon Drafters!

September 22nd - via:
With a little over 60 hours left, we need to go full speed ahead to reach the Localization 1 and Nintendo Switch stretch goals! Thanks to all of our backers for helping us make it this far! The Fan Art Contest ends on September 25 at 3 AM EDT (the... (Read More)

Pet Aerie Goal Reached! + Details on Localization 1

September 21st - via:
Thanks to all of our backers for supporting us and helping spread the word! We had a great weekend and just reached the Pet Aerie stretch goal! Next up is Localization 1 which includes translations for Spanish, French, German, Italian, and Brazilian... (Read More)

Nintendo Switch Goal Update! Now $50,000 thanks to PayPal backers!

September 19th - via:
Hi everyone! This update will be short and sweet! A number of backers have pledged via PayPal instead of through Kickstarter. These PayPal pledges do not show up on Kickstarter. That being said, we have decided that it would only be fair to decrease... (Read More)

Fan Art Spotlight + Shout Out: One Lonely Outpost

September 16th - via:
Thanks to everyone for helping spread the word by participating in the Referral Program and the Fan Art Contest! We have received a lot of participation for both so far and want to share some of the awesome fan art submissions! The Fan Art Contest... (Read More)

Demo Feedback Survey + Shout Out: Scarlet Republics!

September 15th - via:
Thanks to all of our backers, we have reached More Turrets! The final game will now include the slingshot turret and the harpoon turret! The slingshot turret shoots a burst of pebbles in a wide spread like a shotgun. The pebbles deal knockback, so it... (Read More)

Reddit AMA + Shout Out: There Is No Light!

September 10th - via:
Join us on Reddit today for an AMA! Ask Us Anything! Meet us on Reddit today September 10 to ask about game design, programming, pixel art, music, sound design, worldbuilding, building a community, preparing for and launching a Kickstarter, and... (Read More)

Zelda-inspired action RPG 'Dwerve' will come to Switch if $60k Kickstarter goal is hit

September 9th - via:
If you like what you see in Dwerve, you can help bring it to Switch. The developers are looking for $60k to make that happen (Read More)

Nintendo Switch Stretch Goal!!!

September 8th - via:
Thanks to all of our backers, we have reached both the More Enemies and Extended Story stretch goals! We are now over $30,000 US with 16 more days to go! To celebrate, we have decided to announce the... Nintendo Switch Stretch Goal Set at $60,000 US,... (Read More)

Fan Art Contest + Shout Out: Haiku, the Robot / Gladiator Guild Manager

September 7th - via:
Fan Art Contest We are excited to announce that today starts the Dwerve Fan Art Contest! The contest lasts until the end of the Kickstarter, September 25th at 3 AM EDT/GMT-4! There will be 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place prizes! We will be sharing... (Read More)

3 New Stretch Goals + Collaboration with Sword of the Necromancer!

September 4th - via:
Woohoo! Overworld Map has been reached! The team and I decided to remove the social goals since we set them wayyy too high... oops! But don't worry, we have made them stretch goals instead!  3 New Stretch Goals More Enemies - $27,500 These new... (Read More)

Referral Program Announced + Shout Out For Our Friends: Arkanya!

August 31st - via:
Thanks to all of our backers, we reached the first stretch goal and now Dwerve will have a new game mode: Boss Rush Mode! And... we have also almost reached the second stretch goal Overworld Map! Referral Program Our team wants to add more content to... (Read More)

2 New Stretch Goals Announced + Shout Out for Our Friends: Barony!

August 27th - via:
The team and I decided to announce 2 new stretch goals today: Boss Rush Mode and Overworld Map! We hope these will help us work our way up towards the higher stretch goals for Extended Story and Localization 1. 2 New Stretch Goals Boss Rush Mode -... (Read More)

100% funded in the first day!

August 26th - via:
Thanks to each of our amazing backers, we met our goal in the first day! In fact, we reached 110% in less than 24 hours. Sincerely, thank you! Peter and I (PJ) have self-funded the project ourselves by doing contract work. These $10,000 will finish... (Read More)

Tower Defense Dungeon Crawler RPG Dwerve KickStarter Launches

August 25th - via:
Half Human Games have launched the Kickstarter campaign for their "Tower defense dungeon crawler RPG" Dwerve. Dwerve is a tower defense dungeon crawler RPG. It tells the story of a young dwarven tinkerer that adventures into dwarven ruins to unearth the lost technologies of the ancient warsmiths: turrets and traps, the only weapons that can protect the dwarves from Witch Queen Vandra the Wicked and her army of bloodthirsty trolls and monstrous creatures. (Read More)

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