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Retro space exploration game in the spirit of Starflight and Star Control, set in an infinite procedural universe. Combat,quests,loot!
Retro space exploration game in the spirit of Starflight and Star Control, set in an infinite procedural universe. Combat,quests,loot!
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    THANKS!

    Every dollar helps. And if you have a really great name for a planet, I'll take it!

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    MONIKER! In an infinite universe, we need a very large number of names for planets. Submit one, and it will be included in the game.

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    GAME! A DRM-Free digital download of the finished game for windows.
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    OFFICER! (& SOUNDTRACK!) Have your name, first and/or last, or a name of your choosing, added to the list of Officer names for random selection. AND get a Digital Download of the finished __SOUNDTRACK__ by ectogemia! *Includes All Previous Tiers*

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    CONTRIBUTING ARTIST! Have your small abstract art (256x256) as a discoverable easter egg in the game! THIS TIER NOT INCLUDED IN ANY OTHER. *Includes All Previous Tiers*

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    CONTRIBUTING POET! Have a very short poem, work of fiction, motto, etc. as something that can be randomly found in the game. THIS TIER NOT INCLUDED IN ANY OTHER. *Includes All Previous Tiers*

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    PLAYTESTER! Receive ongoing alpha/beta access. There will be no further public releases between the completion of the kickstarter and the release version 1.0.0 , so this will be the best way to try new features, and put in your ideas. Your name will also appear in the credits, along with the title of your pledge level. *Includes All Previous Tiers*

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    DESIGNATOR! Submit a Ship Name, and the name of an item that someone lost, and wants returned (a quest item!). *Includes All Previous Tiers*

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    ENGRAVER! Why just name a planet, when you can ENGRAVE one? Your 30-character message rendered as planetary terrain! (Moved to a lower tier because I think it's a great reward and I want more people to be able to take advantage of it!) *Includes All Previous Tiers*

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    PROVIDER! Your name will appear in rotation on the splash screen, prefaced by "Brought to you today by". Thanks in advance, and in perpetuity! *Includes All Previous Tiers*

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    LINGUIST! Design a letter that will be used in an alien alphabet! Ever see the "Alienese" in futurama, or the runes in Ultima games? Approaching Infinity will have its own alien language too, for special messages and hidden hints, and YOU can help design it!
    *Includes all previous tiers* **Automatically included in higher tiers, regardless of Limit**

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    KICKSTARTER! You will have the option of starting with a device called "The Kickstarter", which will reduce the cooldown times on all components. This device will not be available otherwise. *Includes All Previous Tiers*

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    ENGINEER! Design a unique component (weapon, shield, armor, etc.) that will be found in the game! *Includes All Previous Tiers*

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    SHIPYARD MASTER! Start with all ship classes unlocked, and 10 million credits in Pay It Forward! *Includes All Previous Tiers*

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    QUINTUPLE ARTIST! Submit 5 pieces of small abstract art that will be found in the game. *Includes All Previous Tiers*

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    QUINTUPLE POET! Submit 5 short pieces of writing that will be found in the game. *Includes All Previous Tiers*

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    VILIFIER! Name a powerful unique enemy. It could be an alien ship, a planet monster, or some other sinister creature, your choice. *Includes all previous tiers*

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    PERMA-WHAT?! Receive a code to (*gasp*) Turn Off Perma-Death! And also a 20-page color booklet about the world of Approaching Infinity. *Includes All Previous Tiers*

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    VOYEUR! Receive a signed original (not a copy) paper game design document from the creation of Approaching Infinity! See how I really work. If you dare... *Includes All Previous Tiers*

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    SHIPWRIGHT! Design a ship class, and the method of unlocking it. Includes name, appearance, basic stats, starting equipment and devices. *Includes All Previous Tiers*

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    CODEBREAKER! Receive a signed, printed version of Approaching Infinity's source code! Includes all previous tiers, including limited ones. I remember printing out the source code to my Atari 800xl projects when i was a kid. This is total nostalgia!

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    CREATOR! Work with Bob & David to create an entire alien race. Appearance, ships, statistics, demeanor, and quest line. Wow!
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