For a decade, Earth has been at the mercy of a portal which has raged with impunity and has transformed the planet into an ashen wasteland. From the portal ushered forth monstrous entities which have roamed the Earth to devour its inhabitants. The portal is alive as if it were breathing, a doorway from one realm to another; it destructively rips through the fabric of time and space. It Inhales the energy of Earth and the life it sustains, while exhaling those beings drawn to it from the other side.

No living person knows more than that the portal was not a natural occurrence. It is instead a byproduct of irresponsible and overeager scientific endeavors undertaken by the governments military; this event has become known as the Rift.Those still alive have succumbed to corruption, apathy, or a life of barbarism. However, there are those who still maintain some semblance of who they once were, including a man accompanied by a dog who have been surviving among the wreckage of the American mid-west.These two journey towards the Rift in hopes of saving what’s left of their home.

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0 comments by HyPer128 on Nov 22nd, 2014

A solid day on kickstarter and we've already gotten more funding in 1 day than we did in the span of a week last time.

Check out our campaign here!

and check out our steam greenlight too!

Check out our new trailer.

Here is a few screenshots as well.

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Let us know what you think!

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TKAzA Staff
TKAzA Nov 25 2014, 12:47pm says:

Looks outstanding, tracking this!

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LaGNeVeRFaiLs Nov 23 2014, 4:53am says:

hmmm... Freaking Interesting! COOOOL! Concept Gonna track it up now! hope no performance issues!

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JJjoinut99 Jul 30 2014, 8:12am says:

This looks fantastic, cannot wait for the release!

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Scripty Mar 17 2014, 8:49am says:

looks promising. I track now.

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Satori4 Mar 16 2014, 4:37pm says:

Nice work! A few people from our team (including me) have backed your project;)

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ShakesGaming Mar 4 2014, 11:26am says:

Looks very promising and will be spreading the word to help with your kick starter.

Cheers & best of luck!

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Wookienator Mar 4 2014, 8:15am says:

Good luck with kickstarter :)

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gogolino Mar 4 2014, 3:14am says:

Good luck with Kickstarter campaign brother.

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zaka_akka Jan 13 2014, 6:03pm says:

so its like fallout?

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HyPer128 Creator
HyPer128 Jan 13 2014, 11:57pm replied:

ehh, not so much... no 1950s, no system heavy aim-assisting or anything like that. and not so open world, and a little more linear story.

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Borzi Mar 10 2014, 4:24pm replied:

I expected it to be open world, but from the looks of it, thats not a problem at all! Be sure to stick to the good old quake level design (lots of secrets and hidden items and many paths to reach your goal). Looks great, already backed your kick starter and am super excited!

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cinco Nov 23 2014, 2:59am replied:

lol quake level design was still a bunch of corridors. it was just more convoluted than today's level design. a perfect level design would reflect how actual locations looked

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