2 of 2 - State of the project
(be sure to check out our last update from earlier today! It's more fun and has a video)
State of the project
Despite the lack of updates we are still... Read more
1 of 2 - Stop motion and character control
Hi everyone! We’ve got a couple things to cover so, I will have a "state of project" coming in the next few hours as well! For now here is the... Read more
Kicking up the development
Quick update for everyone. Not much to show but some awesome news to hear!
We have our original lead dev back. Oh... That would be me!
So what happened? It... Read more
Music of Mistland, Luceria, and the Ocean of Sunset
While the team is working hard on sculpting, photographing and programming, we've got a surprise for you.
Waiting is always easier when you have nice moody music to listen... Read more
Xavier is online! While everyone is busy doing their job, I was sent here to tell you about the things I recently saw.
Well, chicos, I've just got back from... Read more
Good morning, starshine... Mistland says hello!
In today's update we will get more familiar with some of those who make Mistland not so deserted place. Despite the fact that Mistland... Read more
Knite and the Ghost Lights: Official Game Trailer
So, it's #50. And this is definitely the update we have been waiting for. I think, this is, actually, the most desired update right now.
It's quite hard to... Read more
After a series of major changes and setbacks that you all are aware of we had to reorganize our plans in order to finish what had been started.... Read more
When we talk about Mistland we don't always mean magnificent woodlands and mountains hiding in clouds of fog. Yeah, there are, for sure, many places that lie in... Read more
Sounds not scary enough, I guess. :-\
Let's repeat it using some old school technology.
Seems just right this time!
Ok, this is not a huge update, but you will... Read more
Going Deeper Underground
We all know that every good platformer should have a really cool dungeon level. Or many. The greatest secrets are always hidden underneath. And we all know how both... Read more
Today you will know what happens after the Big Bang and how the world of Mistland is being created. Of course it would be a very long and probably... Read more
Knite and the Ghost Lights: Video Introduction
Hello dear backers, Lex is here, and I would like to finally share some news with you.
From now on it seems that I (Lead Artist) and Tisha (Sculptor/Photographer) are... Read more
Official Trailer with gameplay getting close
Sorry for the delay between updates! We have multiple things to share so, the next few updates won’t be so far apart!
We are very close to finish... Read more
Update 42 - Platforms and Traps!
Hey everyone! Happy thanksgiving (if you are in that part of the world). Being a Seattle native, I like to think of it as game day. Go Hawks!
We just wanted... Read more
Update #41 - A Bad Guy
Just a quick update to share a bad guy from the first level we are working on.
The images below show you how he starts as a concept and becomes... Read more
update #40 - Some Wii U side news
This is just some side news but we are just way to excited to not share it!!! :D
We just released our first Wii U game:... Read more
Wow. It's almost been a year! Thanks to everyone for your continued support! A major publisher would have probably dropped us at the first sign of trouble. This is why... Read more
Dev Diary #10: New characters and books
Just a quick update.
While we have been busy importing assets into our first real playable "chunk", we have also been working hard on some new characters and book illustrations.
... Read more
Dev Diary #10 - 887 Trees!
Well despite all the drama we shared with you last week, we have been moving forward.If you aren't sure what I'm talking about, please read the last update (its... Read more
update on the mini-game, Spotify soundtrack and more
This is an update on that mini-game mentioned in the update before last.
The Mini-game (AKA Demongeon) is moving right along. Even though we mentioned it was pretty much ready... Read more
Dev Diary #9 - Knite's house.
The game starts in Knite's town. To be more specific, it starts in his house.
Here is a look at what it takes to build Knite's house before bringing it... Read more
A surprise for our backers!
Playable mini game for your phone while you wait?
What is this mini-game?
Lex and I worked on a couple smaller projects a while back. We knew we would be... Read more
Dev Diary #7 - Attention to detail
Just a little behind the scenes - making some more items for the "first area" demo. (more on that is coming)
So that you can see more of the detail... Read more
dev diary #6 - Surveys and Maps
Surveys are out!
"I don't want a portrait of myself, can I use a name or picture of a pet instead"?
Of course. We are happy to do just... Read more
Dev Diary #5 - Whats been going on with Knite?
We have quite a bit going on and a lot to share today.
Obliviously we aren't gonna have this game out anywhere near our original goal. In... Read more
Dev Diary #4 - Some Inspiration
A few more character concepts.
As we mentioned before, the concept art will also be part of the physical books that many of you will be receiving. We are getting... Read more
Dev Diary #3 Concept and Book art
More concept art to share.
Most concept art starts with simple sketches (as you have seen in the last update)
If many of these concepts look a little more polished,... Read more
Ghostlights on Steam and reward info
Hi everyone. This is just a quick info update. We'll get back to the regular dev diary stuff next update.
Knite on Steam - LINK IS HERE - We have set up... Read more
Developer Diary #2
Hey everyone! This time around we are sharing a couple ghouly baddies.
#1 - Name Pending
Background: This is a character based on Russian mythology. These are ghouls that once were mothers... Read more
Developer Diary #1 It Begins
It has begun.
Welcome to the first of many entries into our developer diary.
What to expect?
We are very thankful for your support. We don't have any plans on simply disappearing while we develop the game.... Read more
Halloween Rewards Pack
Timing seemed perfect! We have our digital thank you pack and it's Halloween!
Well, we did say that we would get everyone a bonus pack within the first week if... Read more
Rewards, steam and more
Some info and upcoming stuff....
Again a quick thanks to everyone!
Be sure to follow us twitter.com/MobotStudios and/or facebook.com/mobotstudios or our youtube channel
- Thanks you pack for everyone - ... Read more
Day of the 1773 Ghost Lights
Oct. 26th declared “Day of the 1773 Ghost Lights"
Thanks you to our 1773 backers. Because of you Knite has been funded and is on it’s way to Wii U,... Read more
Final Hours - Next, Steam
Ok everyone, we are down to the final couple hours, this is it!
We've come a long ways in the last two days and even hit our first two add-on... Read more
As you know we hit our goal yesterday day and we can't thank you all enough!!!
We are just a couple hundred away from hitting our first mini stretch goal.... Read more
Thank you - Knite is now a reality.
Thanks to you, Knite and the Ghost Lights is officially funded and a reality we can't wait to share!
We will continue to keep things going until the very end!... Read more
Final 48 - New stretch goal just for you!
We are now in the final 48 hours!
We are getting really close and are going to remain positive. In fact we are gonna throw a really easy stretch goal... Read more
Some avatars to say THANKS!
We are so close to hitting out goal and we have a few more things planned but we thought we'd whip up some avatars to say thank you!
To make... Read more
Two new thank you rewards!
More ways to say thanks!
We are in the final few days and it looks like we are gonna make it. It's still too early to call, so we still... Read more
Personal portrait from Xavier
Here comes Xavier to give us a hand!
He is a terrible painter but he wants so bad to make it happen and help us hit our goal! So, now... Read more
Clarifictation - Retroactive
This isn't a major update but it is VERY important. I just wanted to clarify something for our backers.
All tiers are retro active.
For example if you pledged $100... Read more
Your Own Personal Melody
Enjoy your own personal melody from the ghost piper himself, Knite. All of the melodies will be used in songs on the soundtrack and the name of your melody will... Read more
Photo and Art Book (Physical)
The Real Book!
This is the one you have been asking for.
The book will contain:
• Over 40 full color and hi res photos including behind the scenes and... Read more
Correction - Four Books!
We're gonna get this right.
Set of three Character books
The $25 pledge level will get you all three character books(digital).
This one may not be a surprise. As many of you noticed we sort of accidentally slipped and... Read more
Wii U download now available for Reward tier
We added a new $35 tier. You will now get a download of the game from the Wii U eShop when it comes out. You of course still get everything... Read more
Early access and Knite's new Facebook
Couple things we wanted to cover.
Knite's New Facebook Page: Tisha just made a new facebook page just for knite. This is seperate from the mobot page. Think of is... Read more
Wii U support at launch
We will support Wii U at Launch. Well... close to it anyways, it's not like there is a magic port button.
We're really excited about this and have been waiting... Read more
A sample of the music
Here are a few selections from The soundtrack performed by our lead artist Lex. We are planning on around 15 or so full songs for the sound track. Currently we... Read more
A little something for October
In the process of fleshing out the adventures we have tried to fill in the holesby developing the characters and their personalities as much as possible.
We have a lot... Read more
Project milestone: First Knite doll
This may not be the biggest news for everyone, but it's a milestone for our project and we are pretty excited!
We have our first backer who will be receiving... Read more
A little more on gameplay and light mechanics
We are getting some questions about more on the gameplay and how the will light mechanic work.
First, I went into a little more detail on why we dont show... Read more
Adding art book
The art is a large part of this world and the game. It was suggested that we do a book of art. Great suggestion and thank you. We have added... Read more
We are getting a lot of people asking about Linux. Linux will be supported and will be part of the first reward tier. So anyone at $5 or more will... Read more