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The exciting (and terrifying) new direction of DreamCasters' Duel and subsequent Kickstarter.com project! Plus, a preview of more Manga content!
Posted by mikejkelley on Dec 22nd, 2010
Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays!
In the new year, DreamCasters' Duel will be transitioning from a mod to an indie game. I'm sorry to disappoint those of you who were looking forward to playing DreamCasters' Duel as a Unreal Tournament 2004 mod, but the current non-business model of doing everything myself and releasing it for free1 has become entirely unsustainable. Actually, it has been for some time now.
And so I have given up my job as an ESL teacher and I am actively pursuing my dream of becoming a professional video game developer.
To kick-start things off, I've launched the DreamCasters' Duel funding project off at kickstarter.com. Current incentives for funding are;
New media and funding incentives will be updated weekly, so check the DreamCasters' Duel funding project regularly for updates.
Media updates: DreamCasters' Duel has recently been making front page news around the web! Please check out beyondunreal.com and DIYgamer.com!
Here is a preview of some WIP pages from the DreamCasters' Manga:
This is a scary time for me having given up my job to pursue my dream of making DreamCasters' Duel a reality after 8 long years. You can help make the DreamCasters' Duel a reality by spreading the word on your Tweeters and Youtubes, Facebooking and the whatnot. Thank you for you continuing support!!!
1. Not to ruin the surprise, but I still intend to give away plenty of copies of the game for free to some of those who've supported DCD over the years