Funded! This project was successfully funded on December 2, 2012.

Update #3

Update #3 - Wow, Funded!

Wow, we're stunned by how quickly we've hit target. Thanks, everyone! This money is going to help us turn our prototype into a fully-fledged game of being hunted by robots. Animation and new art will be the priority, and we'll be revealing new NPCs and other details in the coming days. 

Sir, You Are Being Hunted will be released, all that remains to be seen from here is how much additional awesomeness we can cram in.

We'll also post some stretch goals later today.

Again, thanks. You guys are amazing.

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      Creator Will Goulden on November 7, 2012

      Quote from my brother: "I'm going to fund them for the word 'tweed-punk' alone"

      Quote from friend: "They used the phrase 'a bit pants' in a gameplay trailer? Get my wallet."

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      Creator Stian on November 7, 2012

      Congo rats guys! :)

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      Creator James Taylor on November 7, 2012

      When I started my science degree I was an avid gamer (still am at heart), I picked up a copy of Jim's book This Gaming Life, and my now (then unknown) girlfriend noticed me on campus as she was also an RPS reader. So I guess, supporting Jim was the way of paying him back! That and it looks pretty freaking sweet.

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      Creator Paul Howie on November 7, 2012

      You really shouldn't be surprised, considering the weight of good feeling towards Mr. Rossignol in the PC gaming community. Still a splendid thing to happen though.

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      Creator Jussi Järvinen on November 7, 2012

      Awesome stuff!

      I just realized that considerind the theme of the game It would ridiculous if gamechap and bertied could preview this game at some point.

      http://www.youtube.com/watch…

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      Creator Nelson Wright on November 7, 2012

      Great Scott! Top-hole news!

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      Creator flankattack on November 7, 2012

      Simply splendiferous! You have an invitation to come to my house for tea and scones in celebration of this marvelous feat.

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      Creator Ben Mitchell on November 7, 2012

      Spiffing. Fine show old chap.

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      Creator Kevin Gill on November 7, 2012

      Capital, Sir! Splendid result.

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      Creator T. Andritsch on November 7, 2012

      Now it's time for robot rock!

      Congratulations!

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      Creator Chris Poole on November 7, 2012

      Sir, you are being funded.

      Congratulations team!

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      Creator Joep Peters on November 7, 2012

      I mean you can still get more funding can't you? There are 25 days left! :D

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