Independent mobile development studio Giant Spacekat announced today the successful Kickstarter to complete development of the highly intuitive iPad title, Revolution 60 has been successfully funded. With the first phase of funding reached in less than one week, stretch goals are unlocked for additional funding to bring Revolution 60 to PC and Mac. Backers can still contribute funds on the Kickstarter page: http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/spacekat/bring-revolution-60-to-pc-and-mac?ref=search
“We’re pleased and very grateful to the players for helping us reach our first funding goal to complete development on Revolution 60 for iPad”, said Brianna Wu, Head of Development at Giant Spacekat. “Now with our stretch goals unlocked, we are looking forward to bringing Revolution 60 to PC and Mac. If our stretch goals are reached every backer will receive a copy of the PC and Mac versions of the game at launch”.
With reaching the initial funding goal of $5,000, Giant Spacekat is already slating a PC version of Revolution 60 into the production pipeline. If Kickstarter funding reaches $10,000 Giant Spacekat will also create a Mac version of the game. As with the PC version, each backer will receive a free copy of the Mac version upon launch.
About Revolution 60
Years in the future, in Revolution 60 an American orbital weapons platform has drifted off course, threatening an international incident. Chessboard, a special ops group led by an artificial intelligence, has tasked a team to rendezvous with the station and regain control. In this crucial mission players are cast as Holiday, a Chessboard assassin who must decide if her loyalty is to her friends or to the mission. Featuring an all female cast starring anime legends Amanda Winn-Lee and Marieve Herrington, players undertake a series of missions, and make difficult moral choices that have significant effects on the game outcome so that every ending is different.
Revolution 60 is a story of intense character conflict where the main character lives or dies based on the player’s choices. Featuring some of the most complex animation on iOS to date, including full facial animation using Unreal, Revolution 60 also features intuitive, fluid combat, optimized for touch screen. Featuring detailed animations using the Unreal engine and gameplay that is accessible to the casual iOS user as well as mechanics suited to hardcore players.
Visit the Revolution 60 website: http://www.revolution60.com/
About Giant Spacekat
Giant Spacekat is a game developer specializing in cinematic experiences using the Unreal engine. They are most noted for their work on Revolution 60, a game with some of the most extensive animation on iOS to date. Giant Spacekat is also a frequent industry speaker on women in games and game development.