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Roots in the Sky - The Hand of Glory 2

A project in Rome, Italy by Daring Touch

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A new epic journey around the world, Roots in the Sky is the sequel to the acclaimed point & click adventure The Hand of Glory!
Backers: 389
Average Pledge Per Backer: €46

Funded: €17,826 of €12,000
Dates: Jan 30th -> Mar 1st (31 days)
Project By: Daring Touch
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Latest News

Update #9: Like Climbing Mount Everest

February 28th - via:
24 hours left! And we can still reach a few Stretch Goals!  We're very close to reach the Easter Eggs Stretch Goal and we couldn't be happier than this! No, wait, actually... we could! We could reach that, and then we could also unlock the Enhanced... (Read More)

Update #8: The Final Week!

February 22nd - via:
Adventurers! Wear your scarf and gloves, as we're leaving for the last part of this journey and we need all the help we can get! We currently have almost 350 backers, which is a small army that can create a wave if we all act together! Remember that... (Read More)

Roots in the Sky hits Kickstarter goal, officially heading to Switch

February 20th - via:
The team behind Roots in the Sky, the sequel to The Hand of Glory, was looking for just shy of $13k to bring the game over to Switch. Thankfully, franchise fans were more than happy to make that dream a reality, as the official Kickstarter campaign now sits at over $16k. Roots in the Sky is now a lock for Switch and will see release sometime in 2024. (Read More)

Update #7: Of Rabbits and Painted Eggs

February 16th - via:
We're happy to tell you that Roots in the Sky will now be bigger, thanks to everyone of you who helped us reach our second Stretch Goal!  Alice will need to wear her diving suit in order to reach an ancient submerged pyramid and discover its... (Read More)

Update #6: This is what we call SPAM!

February 10th - via:
Everyone, today we reached another huge milestone: more than 300 backers decided to join us on this crazy, incredible journey! So far, things have gone better than we could hope for and, if we can keep this momentum, we really might be able to unlock... (Read More)

Update #5: First Stretch Goal Unlocked + Social Stretch Goals Announced!

February 8th - via:
We barely published the Stretch Goals update and we've already unlocked the first one! As a result, Lars is going to follow another lead that will help him identify the murderer, and you will play a totally new section filled with puzzles, locations... (Read More)

Let's stretch it out!

February 7th - via:
Time to dive deep into our Stretch Goals, everyone! If you have played the demo, you already know that Lars will need to track down a killer as soon as he can. In order to do this, he will have to follow a series of leads and collect clues that will... (Read More)

Update #3: WE DID IT!!!

February 4th - via:
100% funded in 5 days! We can hardly believe it, but WE ALREADY DID IT! We're having trouble writing this update, right now. We didn't see this coming, not SO soon, not with all this participation and enthusiasm. From the bottom of our adventurous... (Read More)

Update #2: Momentum is on our side!

February 1st - via:
Hey guys, so far we've been CRUSHING IT! After less than 48 hours we exceeded 200 backers and reached 80% of our main goal, which is getting closer and closer: less than 2400€ to go with 28 days left! Keep spreading the word around! Just a... (Read More)

Update #1: The first 24 hours... (65% funded!)

January 31st - via:
The start of a new journey! Back in 2019 we had our first Kickstarter campaign ever for The Hand of Glory. Nobody knew us, we didn't have any followers, we were so scared about a failure that we hardly were able to contemplate a success. In the end... (Read More)

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