The Big Catch

A project in Victoria, Canada by Filet Group

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A 3D platformer all about tight expressive movement, and catching some fish, too.
Backers: 4439
Average Pledge Per Backer: $54 CAD

Funded: $241,717 CAD of $120,000 CAD
Dates: Sep 15th -> Oct 15th (30 days)
Project By: Filet Group
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Latest News

3D platformer The Big Catch confirmed for Switch

October 23rd - via:
3D platformers have been making a comeback over the past few years, and the pattern continues with The Big Catch. The game is also confirmed to be releasing on Switch in the future. (Read More)

3D platformer 'The Big Catch' confirmed for Switch after Kickstarter success

October 23rd - via:
You play as the acrobatic fisherman, Caster! Tasked by his boss Chef Leurre with saving the titular restaurant, The Big Catch, Caster ventures in search of ingredients to spice up the menu and bring in new customers. (Read More)

Our last few hours. Let's make them count!

October 14th - via:
Howdy folks! Our window for funding is coming to a close here, so we felt now would be a good enough enough time as any to post an update! Over the last week we've been sharing various clips of the game and concept art over on Twitter! Feel free to... (Read More)

The final countdown! Our last week begins.

October 8th - via:
Howdy everyone! Starting today, we've entered the last week of our campaign! We've nearly hit our first stretch goal, and as you can probably imagine, excitement has been steadily growing on our end. Now's the time to push, and to heat things up,... (Read More)

3D platformer 'The Big Catch' could hit Switch via Kickstarter stretch goal

October 4th - via:
The Big Catch is a 3D platformer all about tight expressive player movement, exploration, and FISH. In addition to inheriting the best parts of retro and modern platformers, The Big Catch is designed to be something fresh (like the fish). (Read More)


October 3rd - via:
It is an absolute thrill to write this; we have hit our initial funding goal for The Big Catch!  In short, WE'RE FUNDED!  Sincerely, THANK YOU for all of your incredible support. From the moment we launched this thing, your response to our game has... (Read More)

Deep dive! Some words about graphics.

September 26th - via:
Hey all! We've read a lot of comments regarding graphics in The Big Catch, and felt we'd take the opportunity to write up some details about how they work. The Big Catch has taken a faux retro approach to rendering, complete with features such as... (Read More)

The end of a successful first week. It's time for stretch goals!

September 22nd - via:
Hey all! Today marks one week of the campaign being open, and things have been going extremely well. With just about 3/4 of our funding goal, we're feeling optimistic that we'll reach the finish line. Now that we're at this milestone, we felt it'd be... (Read More)

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September 19th - via:
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A great first day! Here are some updates.

September 16th - via:
Hello everybody! We're both overjoyed and overwhelmed by your support for The Big Catch so far. After only 24 hours, we're thrilled and grateful to be closing in on the halfway mark. Thank you! To celebrate our progress, we're excited to kick off... (Read More)

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