A narrative first person RPG set 45,000 feet in the air and 30 years in the future. Your actions shape how the story unfolds (PC)
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A few words from the press... the world is slowly beginning to learn about CONSORTIUM:
"Built in Source, Consortium is a “first-person narrative RPG”, which looks for all the world like a fully fleshed out, complex and involved adventure that takes something akin to the crew interactions and relationships of Mass Effect and runs with them all the way to the next galaxy." "An experienced team, a superb concept and a great deal of development progress – where have all the backers been?" - Rock, Paper, Shotgun (Kickstarter Katchup)
"Unusually, its version of the future is utopic: many of the problems that face us in the here and now, like pollution and over-population, have been resolved. The drama of the game instead comes from character interactions, the consequences of the decisions you make, and the fact that the game’s plot is a good old-fashioned mystery." - TechVibes
SPECIAL THANKS to Julia Bruk ( juliabruk.com ) for Kickstarter Videography
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The game design, art and programming leads on CONSORTIUM have shipped multiple titles across different platforms over the past 15-20 years. We really know what we're doing...
We have already come a long way with our game. Unlike other Kickstarter videogame campaigns, we already have a fully playable game with a good chunk of our main features completely working.
That said, our biggest challenge throughout production has been learning all the ropes of working together efficiently as a partially virtual operation. We've faced and overcome many challenges together, and now we face the challenge of completing this game and ensuring that it achieves the level of polish that it deserves.
This is a great challenge of course, but our tenacity, passion and overall dedication to realize the vision of CONSORTIUM has never wavered, and has in fact only steadily become more concrete over time as our game has taken shape.
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pledged of $200,000 goal
Funding Canceled Funding for this project was canceled by the project creator on December 18.
Dec 1, 2012 - Dec 31, 2012 (30 days)
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"FOOT IN THE DOOR" pack. Name included on special section of credits for all Kickstarter backers.Estimated delivery: May 2013
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Early Bird "GIMME THE GAME" pack. All of the above plus a digital copy of the game (PC) when it's released. Get a CONSORTIUM HD wallpaper. Two ring-tones from the official soundtrack.Estimated delivery: May 2013
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"GIMME THE GAME" pack. All of the above plus a digital copy of the game (PC) when it's released. Get a CONSORTIUM HD wallpaper. Two ring-tones from the official soundtrack.Estimated delivery: May 2013
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"CONSORTIUM PAWN" teaser pack. All of the above plus an HD Wallpaper of the "Teaser" Poster (see preview image at the top of our KS page). Also gain access to the closed Beta testing.Estimated delivery: May 2013
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Early Bird "CONSORTIUM ROOK" observer pack. Get everything from the $30 tier.Estimated delivery: May 2013
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"CONSORTIUM ROOK" observer pack. All of the above plus exclusive "Kickstarter backer only" access to the iDGi development forum, access to weekly "behind the scenes" developer videos, plus a fully detailed, HD Wallpaper of the ZENLIL: C-3800-D command vessel. (see preview image on the left)Estimated delivery: May 2013
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DIGITAL SOUNDTRACK pack. All of the above, plus a digital copy of the complete "CONSORTIUM" soundtrack composed by Jeremy Soule.Estimated delivery: May 2013
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"CONSORTIUM ROOK" all digital pack. All of the above plus a copy of the sequel game when it is released, and a PDF edition of the "iDGi-1 Discoveries" document, signed by the iDGi team (a complete compilation of everything discovered so far from the alternate universe). Exclusive to this pack are digital images of the t-shirt artwork - make your own! (convenient for our international backers)Estimated delivery: May 2013
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"CONSORTIUM KNIGHT" gift pack. All of the above, plus 2 additional copies of the game when it's released. Give to friends and family!Estimated delivery: May 2013
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"CONSORTIUM KNIGHT" clothing pack. All of the above plus one high quality T-Shirt (choose from the designs to the left) and a CONSORTIUM mouse-pad.Estimated delivery: May 2013Add $15 to ship outside the US
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Early Bird "CONSORTIUM Bishop" V.I.P pack. Get everything from the $200 tier.Estimated delivery: May 2013Add $25 to ship outside the US
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"CONSORTIUM BISHOP" V.I.P pack. All of the above, plus a special place for your name in the main credits, an additional T-Shirt (total of 2: choose from the designs to the left) and a full-color CONSORTIUM Teaser Poster signed by the team. (see preview image at the top of our Kickstarter page).Estimated delivery: May 2013Add $25 to ship outside the US
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"CONSORTIUM KING" pack. All of the above, plus a hard-bound and fully illustrated copy of "the iDGi-1 Discoveries" book signed by the iDGi team (a complete compilation of everything discovered so far from the alternate universe). In addition, a limited edition lenticular CONSORTIUM teaser poster, signed by the iDGi team, that changes based on the angle you view it from.Estimated delivery: May 2013Add $100 to ship outside the US