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Redefining the oldschool 16-bit RPG by fusing pixel art with 3D environments, dynamic lighting, shadows, physics and positional audio.
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    A BIG THANK YOU

    Thank you for helping our team realize a dream we have been working towards for a very long time!

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    THE FEELS

    You will receive a heartfelt email from the entire team thanking you for your generosity. Thank you for supporting this crazy little dream of ours. Truly.

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    THE BEGINNINGS

    A digital copy of Elysian Shadows for Windows, Mac, Linux, OUYA, or Android DRM free ● digital instruction manual
    ● Elysian Shadows themed HD Wallpapers
    ● a Kickstarter-exclusive legendary weapon inspired by The Legend of Zelda Master Sword!

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    THE ADVANTAGE

    "Adventurer Pack" - a bundle of HP + MP potions, defensive chest plate, and Kickstarter-exclusive equipable item to increase Hedra (currency) drops after battle.

    Also including: digital copy of ES ● digital instruction manual ● wallpapers ● legendary sword

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    THE PIXELS

    Beautiful digital art book featuring concept art, pixel art, and even unused assets from Elysian Shadows ● August's issue of "Indie Game Magazine" featuring Elysian Shadows as a gift ● a digital Elysian Shadows comic book!

    Also including: "Adventurer Pack" ● Digital copy of ES ● digital instruction manual ● wallpapers ● legendary sword

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    THE DESIGNER

    Digital design document - 100+ page ultimate doc describing every aspect of the game from storyline and characters to locations and our creative influences, written by the entire team. The heart and soul of ES.

    Also including: Digital art book ● digital comic book ● "Adventurer Pack" ● digital copy of ES ● digital instruction manual ● wallpapers ● legendary sword

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    THE MUSICIAN

    Digital version of the Elysian Shadows soundtrack - every track from the game including every variation of dynamic and transition tracks.

    Also including: Design Doc ● Digital art book ● digital comic book ● "Adventurer Pack" ● digital copy of ES ● digital instruction manual ● wallpapers ● legendary sword

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    THE PRODUCER

    Physical copy of the Elysian Shadows Soundtrack

    Also including: design doc ● digital art book ● digital comic book ● "Adventurer Pack" ● digital copy of ES ● digital instruction manual ● wallpapers ● legendary sword

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    THE RETRO GAMER

    A physical copy of Elysian Shadows: Regular Edition for the PC, Mac or Linux

    Also including: Digital Soundtrack ● design doc ● digital art book ● digital comic book ● "Adventurer Pack" ● digital instruction manual ● wallpapers ● legendary sword

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    THE RESURRECTION

    A regular edition copy of Elysian Shadows for Sega Dreamcast, with your choice of region/packaging: USA, PAL or Japanese. You will receive a quick survey to confirm which you would like.

    Also including: digital soundtrack ● design doc ● digital art book ● digital comic book ● "Adventurer Pack" ● digital instruction manual ● wallpapers ● legendary sword

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    THE RETRO GAMER (SIGNED)

    A physical copy of Elysian Shadows: Regular Edition for the PC, Mac or Linux SIGNED by the development team!

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    THE RESURRECTION (SIGNED)

    A regular edition copy of Elysian Shadows for Sega Dreamcast, with your choice of region/packaging: USA, PAL or Japanese. You will receive a quick survey to confirm which you would like. SIGNED by the development team!

    Also including: Digital Soundtrack ● design doc ● digital art book ● digital comic book ● "Adventurer Pack" ● digital instruction manual ● wallpapers ● legendary sword

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    THE SPOILER

    Official Elysian Shadows strategy guide ● a one-year digital subscription to Indie Game Magazine as a gift!

    Also including: Physical copy of ES (Win, Mac, Linux, or Dreamcast) ● digital Soundtrack ● design doc ● digital art book ● digital comic book ● "Adventurer Pack" ● digital instruction manual ● wallpapers ● legendary sword

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    THE TESTER

    Exclusive early beta access ● Access to our private internal development forums

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    THE SPECTATOR

    DVD collection of the entire "Adventures in Game Development" YouTube series, giving you a behind-the-scenes look at the development from the project's inception to completion as a gift!

    Also including: beta access ● strategy guide ● physical copy of ES (Win, Mac, Linux, or Dreamcast) ● digital Soundtrack ● design doc ● digital art book ● digital comic book ● "Adventurer Pack" ● digital instruction manual ● wallpapers ● legendary sword

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    THE LIMITED EDITION

    A limited physical collector's edition release of Elysian Shadows for PC, Mac, Linux or Sega Dreamcast (you can pick via a survey which region you want: USA, PAL or JPN), including a physical OST, a beautiful figurine, physical copies of the design doc, art book, and comic book, and an authentic Egyptian papyrus scroll with your choice of ES graphic and certificate of authenticity. All bundled in a special Cubot-themed chest and signed by the team!

    Also including: beta access ● strategy guide ● "Adventurer Pack" ● digital instruction manual ● wallpapers ● legendary sword

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    THE LIMITED EDITION (PLUS BONUS AIGD DVDS)

    A limited physical collector's edition release of Elysian Shadows for PC, Mac, Linux or Sega Dreamcast (you can pick via a survey which region you want: USA, PAL or JPN), including a physical OST, a beautiful figurine, physical copies of the design doc, art book, and comic book, and an authentic Egyptian papyrus scroll with your choice of ES graphic and certificate of authenticity. All bundled in a special Cubot-themed chest and signed by the team! ● DVD collection of the entire "Adventures in Game Development" YouTube series

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    THE ULTIMATE FAN

    Exclusive Elysian Shadows poster signed by the team ● 1-year digital subscription to IGM as a gift ● August's IGM issue featuring Elysian Shadows

    Also including: AiGD DVD collection ● limited edition chest bundle (Win, Mac, Linux, or Dreamcast) ● beta access ● strategy guide ● physical soundtrack ● physical design doc ● physical art book ● physical comic book ● "Adventurer Pack" ● digital instruction manual ● wallpapers ● legendary sword

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    THE ULTIMATE FAN

    Exclusive Elysian Shadows poster signed by the team ● 1-year digital subscription to IGM as a gift ● August's IGM issue featuring Elysian Shadows

    Also including: AiGD DVD collection ● limited edition chest bundle (Win, Mac, Linux, or Dreamcast) ● beta access ● strategy guide ● physical soundtrack ● physical design doc ● physical art book ● physical comic book ● "Adventurer Pack" ● digital instruction manual ● wallpapers ● legendary sword

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    THE CRAFTER (NPC)

    Create your own custom NPC to be featured in Elysian Shadows ● Signed concept piece as proof of authenticity ● Your name in the credits with a one-sentence shout-out.

    Also including: signed poster ● AiGD DVD collection ● limited edition chest bundle (Win, Mac, Linux, or Dreamcast) ● beta access ● strategy guide ● physical soundtrack ● physical design doc ● physical art book ● physical comic book ● "Adventurer Pack" ● digital instruction manual ● wallpapers ● legendary sword

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    THE CRAFTER (Enemy)

    Create your own custom Enemy to be featured in Elysian Shadows ● Signed concept piece as proof of authenticity ● Your name in the credits with a one-sentence shout-out.

    Also including: signed poster ● AiGD DVD collection ● limited edition chest bundle (Win, Mac, Linux, or Dreamcast) ● beta access ● strategy guide ● physical soundtrack ● physical design doc ● physical art book ● physical comic book ● "Adventurer Pack" ● digital instruction manual ● wallpapers ● legendary sword

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    THE CRAFTER (ITEM)

    Create your own custom item to be featured in Elysian Shadows ● Signed item concept piece as proof of authenticity ● Your name in the credits with a one-sentence shout-out.

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    THE ARCHITECT

    Create your own custom house, map, or area for your item, NPC, or enemy to inhabit! ● Signed concept piece for proof of authenticity.

    Also including: custom item/NPC/enemy ● signed concept ● name and shout-out in credits ● signed poster ● AiGD DVD collection ● limited edition chest bundle (Win, Mac, Linux, or Dreamcast) ● beta access ● strategy guide ● physical soundtrack ● physical design doc ● physical art book ● physical comic book ● "Adventurer Pack" ● digital instruction manual ● wallpapers ● legendary sword

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    THE EXPERIENCE

    Come crash on our couch for a few nights and experience the authentic life of indie game development, complete with drinking coffee out of mason jars, participating in software discussions, complaining that our artists' assets don't work in the toolkit, and finding all kinds of bugs for us. ● You can also guest star in a Chapter of "Adventures in Game Development," and even promote your own gamedev project!

    Also including: signed poster ● AiGD DVD collection ● limited edition chest bundle (Win, Mac, Linux, or Dreamcast) ● beta access ● strategy guide ● physical soundtrack ● physical design doc ● physical art book ● physical comic book ● "Adventurer Pack" ● digital instruction manual ● wallpapers ● legendary sword

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    THE DEVELOPER

    Create your own sidequest within Elysian Shadows with your area, map, or house, and your item, NPC, or enemy ● Signed concept piece for proof of authenticity ● Optional invitation to come crash on our couch for a few days and help us realize your creative vision.

    Also including: custom house, map, or area ● signed concept ● custom item/NPC/enemy ● signed concept ● name and shout-out in credits ● signed poster ● AiGD DVD collection ● limited edition chest bundle (Win, Mac, Linux, or Dreamcast) ● beta access ● strategy guide ● physical soundtrack ● physical design doc ● physical art book ● physical comic book ● "Adventurer Pack" ● digital instruction manual ● wallpapers ● legendary sword

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    THE CUSTOMIZER (DREAMCAST)

    A completely custom Elysian Shadows-themed Sega Dreamcast console designed by our artists with a controller and VMU included!

    Also including: signed poster ● AiGD DVD collection ● limited edition chest bundle (Win, Mac, Linux, or Dreamcast) ● beta access ● strategy guide ● physical soundtrack ● physical design doc ● physical art book ● physical comic book ● "Adventurer Pack" ● digital instruction manual ● wallpapers ● legendary sword

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    THE CUSTOMIZER (OUYA)

    A completely custom Elysian Shadows-themed Ouya console designed by our artists with controller included!

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    THE ARTISTE

    Leandro's beautiful 100x150cm painting of an epic scene from Elysian Shadows, created at the art academy. A one-of-a-kind work of art created just for this Kickstarter. There will never be another one like it.

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    THE CUSTOMIZER (DREAMCAST)

    A completely custom Elysian Shadows-themed Sega Dreamcast console designed by our artists with a controller and VMU included!

    Also including: signed poster ● AiGD DVD collection ● limited edition chest bundle (Win, Mac, Linux, or Dreamcast) ● beta access ● strategy guide ● physical soundtrack ● physical design doc ● physical art book ● physical comic book ● "Adventurer Pack" ● digital instruction manual ● wallpapers ● legendary sword

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    THE CUSTOMIZER (DREAMCAST)

    A completely custom Elysian Shadows-themed Sega Dreamcast console designed by our artists with a controller and VMU included!

    Also including: signed poster ● AiGD DVD collection ● limited edition chest bundle (Win, Mac, Linux, or Dreamcast) ● beta access ● strategy guide ● physical soundtrack ● physical design doc ● physical art book ● physical comic book ● "Adventurer Pack" ● digital instruction manual ● wallpapers ● legendary sword

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    THE MENTOR

    Come down and visit us for a week, all expenses paid, and we will teach you anything from Intermediate/Advanced C++ to game engine architecture, writing shaders, creating a physics or dynamic lighting engine and even gameplay scripting with LUA! Come and play with our codebase and tools!

    Also including: signed poster ● AiGD DVD collection ● limited edition chest bundle (Win, Mac, Linux, or Dreamcast) ● beta access ● strategy guide ● physical soundtrack ● physical design doc ● physical art book ● physical comic book ● "Adventurer Pack" ● digital instruction manual ● wallpapers ● legendary sword

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