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A unique opportunity for gamers and fans to build the game — suggest ideas, ask questions & participate in development.
A unique opportunity for gamers and fans to build the game — suggest ideas, ask questions & participate in development.
A unique opportunity for gamers and fans to build the game — suggest ideas, ask questions & participate in development.
7,207 backers pledged $357,866 to help bring this project to life.

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    Join the Galactic Coalition

    Show your support and pledge $5 to help make Space Odyssey a reality. You will receive updates from the team as the game progresses.

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    Beta Tester & Full Game Download

    This is a unique opportunity for gamers and fans to build Space Odyssey together with Dr. Tyson, suggest ideas, ask questions, and participate with Neil in the crafting of the exoplanets.

    As players interact with the first worlds we develop and offer feedback, Dr. Tyson and team will incorporate your suggestions and build the most awesome experience you helped create.

    Includes:
    • Beta Launch Download of Game
    • Full Game Upon Completion
    • $25 of In-Game Currency
    • Updates from Neil & the Team
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    E3 (Electronic Ent. Expo) Special

    Receive $75 of Challenge Coins (in-game currency), the beta launch and full download of Space Odyssey when its complete!

    The first 50 backers of this reward will also receive a Sky & Telescope digital subscription for one year!

    Because Dr. Tyson's favorite number is Pi, we are offering an E3 special for 3.14 days (that's 75 hours, 22 minutes), so be quick!

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    • $75 of In-Game Currency
    • Beta Launch Download of Game
    • Full Game Upon Completion
    • Updates from Neil & the Team
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    Comic-Con Special

    In anticipation for the Space Odyssey team's return to Comic-Con 2017 in San Diego, we are offering a special reward. This reward comes with 2 commemorative concept prints done exclusively for our Comic-Con debut last year and Neil tabletop standee.

    Plus, you will have the opportunity to be a part of the beta testing team and become an integral part of our community as we build Space Odyssey the video game together.

    Includes:
    • Beta Launch Download of Game
    • Full Game Upon Completion
    • $50 of In-Game Currency
    • Comic-Con 2016 Commemorative Concept Art Print
    • Astronaut Neil deGrasse Tyson Tabletop Standee
    • Updates from Neil & the Team
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    Private VIP Early Beta & Special Helmet

    Receive the Private VIP Beta Launch earlier than other Kickstarter backers along with a special holographic helmet for your character.

    The first 100 backers will receive a one year membership (starting September) to the National Space Society, the preeminent citizen's voice on human spaceflight, exploration, development & settlement.

    Includes:
    • Private Early VIP Beta Launch Download of Game
    • $75 of In-Game Currency
    • Special Holographic Character Helmet
    • Full Game Upon Completion
    • Updates from Neil & the Team
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    Pledge $99 or more About $99

    'We Need You' Poster OR 3 Art Prints

    Choose either (1) 24in x 36in 'We Need You' poster of Dr. Tyson as an astronaut -- OR -- a Limited Edition set of (3) 'Concept Art' prints commemorating Space Odyssey at Comic-Con 2016 by artist Kelly Jones (Batman, Swamp Thing & more). Two (2) prints measure 12in x 18in and one (1) print measures 13in x 19in.

    100 random backers will receive their 'Concept Art' prints signed by creative collaborators Len Wien (Wolverine, Nightcrawler & Swamp Thing) & Peter Beagle (The Last Unicorn)!

    Prints will ship in November 2017 and you'll choose via a backer survey at end of the campaign.

    Includes:
    • 'We Need You' Poster or 3 Concept Art Prints
    • Private Early VIP Beta Launch Download of Game
    • $75 of In-Game Currency
    • Special Holographic Character Helmet
    • Full Game Upon Completion
    • Updates from Neil & the Team
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    Signed Copy of NDT's Latest Book

    Receive an autographed copy of "Astrophysics for People in a Hurry" with a handwritten message from Dr. Tyson plus (3) 'Concept Art Prints" by artist Kelly Jones (Batman, Swamp Thing & more). Books ship in December 2017.

    Includes:
    • "Astrophysics for People in a Hurry" Signed by NDT
    • (3) 'Concept Art Prints' by Kelly Jones (Batman, Swamp Thing)
    • $75 of In-Game Currency
    • Special Holographic Character Helmet
    • Private Early VIP Beta Launch Download of Game
    • Full Game Upon Completion
    • Updates from Neil & the Team
    • Free Shipping Anywhere
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    Signed NDT Action Comic

    Receive a copy of Action Comics #14 autographed by Neil and featuring him assisting the 'Man of Steel' in finding his way to Krypton plus (3) 'Concept Art Prints" by artist Kelly Jones (Batman, Swamp Thing & more). Books ship in December 2017.

    Comics will ship in December 2017.

    Includes:
    • Action Comics #14 Signed by NDT
    • (3) 'Concept Art Prints' by Kelly Jones (Batman, Swamp Thing)
    • Private Early VIP Beta Launch Download of Game
    • $75 of In-Game Currency
    • Special Holographic Character Helmet
    • Full Game Upon Completion
    • Updates from Neil & the Team
    • Free Shipping Anywhere
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    Signed NDT Print by Rob Prior

    Receive an exclusive signed archival print of Neil painted by world renowned artist Rob Prior, the official artist of Star Wars & Game of Thrones! This high quality print will be signed by both Rob & Neil in a limited edition of just 50.

    Prints will ship in December 2017.

    Includes:
    • Rob Prior Print signed by Rob & Neil
    • (3) 'Concept Art Prints' by Kelly Jones (Batman, Swamp Thing)
    • Private Early VIP Beta Launch Download of Game
    • $75 of In-Game Currency
    • Special Holographic Character Helmet
    • Full Game Upon Completion
    • Updates from Neil & the Team
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    Design Your Own Suit

    Receive your own in-game suit design! Your design will be used as a skin option in the game for any player to choose. Our design team will work with you to stylize. You will also receive a digital file of your unique creation and recognition in the game when it debuts.

    Includes:
    • Your Own Suit Design for All Players
    • Private Early VIP Beta Launch Download of Game
    • $75 of In-Game Currency
    • Special Holographic Character Helmet
    • (3) 'Concept Art Prints' by Kelly Jones (Batman, Swamp Thing)
    • Full Game Upon Completion
    • Updates from Neil & the Team
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    In-Game Item Named for You

    Receive an awesome in-game item named for you (game-ified of course!)

    Includes:
    • Namesake Game Item
    • Private Early VIP Beta Launch Download of Game
    • $75 of In-Game Currency
    • Special Holographic Character Helmet
    • (3) 'Concept Art Prints' by Kelly Jones (Batman, Swamp Thing)
    • Full Game Upon Completion
    • Updates from Neil & the Team
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    Framed 'We Need You' NDT Poster

    Get your own framed 'We Need You' NDT poster.

    The poster is sized 24"x36" and matted on white in a black maple frame. Total frame dimensions are 31" x 43" x 1.25".

    Includes:
    • Framed NDT Astronaut Poster
    • Private Early VIP Beta Launch Download of Game
    • $75 of In-Game Currency
    • Special Holographic Character Helmet
    • (3) 'Concept Art Prints' by Kelly Jones (Batman, Swamp Thing)
    • Full Game Upon Completion
    • Updates from Neil & the Team
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    Design Your Own Ship

    Receive your own in-game ship! Your design will become one of the ships in the armada. Our design team will work with you to bring your vision to life. You will also receive a digital file of your unique creation and recognition in the game when it debuts.

    Includes:
    • Your Ship Design Added to the Armada
    • Private Early VIP Beta Launch Download of Game
    • $75 in Challenge Coins
    • Special Holographic Character Helmet
    • (3) 'Concept Art Prints' by Kelly Jones (Batman, Swamp Thing)
    • Full Game Upon Completion
    • Updates from Neil & the Team
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    Original Signed Concept Art

    Receive an original piece of concept art from the game's creation signed by the artist and Dr. Tyson!

    Sizes vary based on the pieces and will ship in Summer 2018.

    Includes:
    • Original Concept Art Signed by Artist & NDT
    • Private Early VIP Beta Launch Download of Game
    • $75 of In-Game Currency
    • Special Holographic Character Helmet
    • (3) 'Concept Art Prints' by Kelly Jones (Batman, Swamp Thing)
    • Full Game Upon Completion
    • Updates from Neil & the Team
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    Original Signed Rob Prior Painting

    You will receive the actual painting (the only one that exists!) that Rob Prior (official artist of Star Wars & Game of Thrones) painted on stage of Dr. Tyson at the 2016 Comic-Con International during the "Creating Universes" panel headlined by Dr. Tyson. The painting will be signed by both NDT & Rob Prior. You can watch him paint the piece in the video recording of panel.

    Painting will ship in August 2017.

    Includes:
    • NDT Painting by Rob Prior
    • Private Early VIP Beta Launch Download of Game
    • $75 of In-Game Currency
    • Special Holographic Character Helmet
    • (3) 'Concept Art Prints' by Kelly Jones (Batman, Swamp Thing)
    • Full Game Upon Completion
    • Updates from Neil & the Team
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