God of Blades- a retrofantasy adventure for iOS devices

A project in Austin, TX by White Whale Games

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A 2.5D sidescrolling action RPG for iOS devices that vividly depicts an epic retro-fantasy, sword and sorcery saga.
Backers: 112
Average Pledge Per Backer: $43

Funded: $4,851 of $4,000
Dates: Nov 15th -> Dec 20th (35 days)
Project By: White Whale Games
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Latest News

God of Blades Reviewed

April 20th - via: cliqist.com
I picked up God of Blades in a bundle recently, along with 30+ other games, having absolutely no idea at all what it was. I thought maybe it was your run-of-the-mill beat ‘em up, or maybe a weird God of War clone. Maybe it was an RTS game set in Rome, or a space exploration game with weapon crafting. Maybe it was a game where you dress up dolls in cute little bows and shit. I had no idea, so today I decided to go get an idea, and… Well, it’s an iOS game, so I don’t know how it got onto my computer, but it works, and it has controller support kinda, so I decided to give it a time because it’s Spring Break and I’m a nerd. How was it? Was it amazing? What kind of adorable outfits did I dress my virtual dolls up in? (Read More)

Games on Kickstarter have raised more than $100 million so far

March 23rd - via: tech2.in.com
Kickstarter campaigns have been very popular for games since last year when Tim Schafer decided to use the crowdfunding platform to fund his upcoming point-and click adventure game. Kickstarter has announced on its blog that the money pledged to games on Kickstarter has crossed the $100 million milestone. (Read More)


September 25th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

This Sunday at Austin's Highball! FANTASTIC ARCADE presents JUEGOS RANCHEROS: GOD OF BLADES edition

June 26th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Backers! We're excited to announce that our team will be presenting at this Sunday's edition of Juegos Rancheros. If you're unfamiliar with Juegos Rancheros, it's an Austin based community of independent game developers & fans, founded in... (Read More)

Backers! Thank you for your patience! Updates on rewards and God of Blades.

April 19th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

Our Kickstarter party is Thursday! Plus, Psychic Frog!

January 9th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello again Kickstarter backers! Just a reminder that this Thursday, January 12th at 8pm, we'll be having our White Whale Retro Fantasy Dance Party and Gaming Celebration! Come join us for drinking, dancing, gaming, and hang out times with cool... (Read More)

Thank you all! We did it! Also, God of Blades party in Austin this January!

December 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
White Whale friends, We did it! After 35 days, we raised $4,851 on Kickstarter for God of Blades! We're stunned and humbled over all the support and attention we received over this past month, and the White Whale team would like to extend a big... (Read More)

New Gameplay Physics Demo

November 30th - via: kickstarter.com
And now, a video update showcasing some of what we've been working on over the past couple weeks! Here is a demo of our dynamic physics based combat in motion and an early build of our survival stage. All the amazing work you see here is in major... (Read More)

Thank you! Let's keep this Kickstarter going!

November 29th - via: kickstarter.com
We're now guaranteed Kickstarter funding! Thank you SO much to all who have contributed. We're in absolute awe over the support we've received over the past couple weeks, and we're so grateful for your contributions. There are still 21 days remaining... (Read More)

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