Banished is a free-to-play web/mobile based synchronous multiplayer 3D RPG inspired by the likes of Baldur's Gate and Diablo. Read more
This project's funding goal was not reached on May 6, 2012.
About this project
If you're a social/Facebook/mobile gamer, you know that there's a serious dearth of synchronous (at the same time) multiplayer graphical games. Most games are asynchronous and/or don't have a lot of depth. If you're a hardcore gamer who likes old school RPGs like D+D and Baldur's Gate who's interested in mobile and web games, you probably haven't found much to suit your tastes.
Enter "Banished: The Reckoning", a free web/mobile based synchronous (though we're planning on allowing for asynchronous as well) multiplayer 3D RPG in development that will appeal to both casual and hardcore players alike. The game has a unique background story with a theme that is familiar yet distinct and novel. It also has features that are nearly nonexistent in this space, such as cross-platform gameplay, the option to choose real-time play or turn-based play, a toolset to make your own adventures, and even playable characters with removable/interchangeable body parts!
Players will form small parties and go on 30-60 minute adventures that will consist of a hybrid between real-time and turn-based play. When not playing, players will be able to hire out their characters as henchmen, so they can continue to reap rewards!
Through self funding and a small amount of outside funding, a prototype has been developed to near completion. LCD Dreams is seeking $15k to complete the prototype that will be used to acquire full funding, which is estimated to reach $1Million for development and marketing. The $15K will be used to cover programming and art costs. Of course, the more we receive, the better we can make the demo!
Help us make this amazing game a reality! We appreciate all the help we've received so far and every bit of assistance to come!
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One free premium purchase in the game once the full version is live. This could be a special item or a unique character class.Estimated delivery:
Any three free premium purchases of your choice.Estimated delivery:
One signed copy of your choice of one of the concept art pieces from the game, drawn
by our talented concept artists.Estimated delivery:
Three signed concept art pieces from the game and one month of free premium in-game
Signed copies of all concept art from the game drawn, one month of free premium in-game purchases, and an NPC (non-player character) in the game named after you!Estimated delivery:
1 backer Limited (2 left of 3)
Same as the $1000 prize, plus you also get to design an item (such as a weapon) that
will be included in the game!Estimated delivery:
- (30 days)