This is the publisher for Sense, Top Hat Studios, wanting to drop in to clarify a few issues that recently came about regarding the wording in the last... Read more
#35 - STEAMy summer, demo, and other updates!
First of all and most importantly, sorry for the long gap between updates! We wanted to make sure we had something worthwhile to talk about, and since the... Read more
#32 - Demo 3.0 Progress, NPCs, and Neon lights
This month's update Is a bit light on game details while we finish up our demo, so I wanted to pad it out a bit by showing off... Read more
#31 - Sexy Cyborgs, New Logos, and a special announcement
Hello everyone! Today we have more exciting news on MANY fronts, so I'll be breaking it all down into sections to keep it all organized.
First up, I wanted to... Read more
#30 - Holidays and a check in
Hello everyone! While I just returned from a short vacation I know many of you, including my team mates are getting ready to go on there own holidays. We do... Read more
#29 - Sony & Censorship
Hey everyone, we know this has been a topic of concern, so thank you for your patience with everything so far; we've gone over the topic, and had some thoughts... Read more
#28 - Happy Halloween! + (VITA/PS4 Preorders on Backerkit!)
As above, Happy Halloween to all our backers!
In the spirit of the day, I'd like to start off with a look at Mei's Jiang-Shi costume sketch.
The costume will... Read more
#27 - Mini Update; Just A Few Teasers!
Not too big of an update today, but I just wanted to throw out a tease or two for you of the things I've been working on while... Read more
#22 - Backerkit/Pre-order store live, design/narrative progress!
Please note, most of the below concerns those who missed pledging. If you already pledged, we have more backerkit information for EXISTING BACKERS under this section.
Good... Read more
#21 - Funds deposited! Executing the Plan!
We are FINALLY here! Kickstarter has deposited the funds into my account, and we're getting everything paid and further setup on our end.
Over the past 2 weeks we've been... Read more
Update #19 - 600% Funded + Campaign Analysis
And that's that. As we crossed the finish line, a stunning final rally saw us reach to just over the 600% funding mark, with a total of 1,083 backers. We... Read more
500% FUNDED - THANK YOU! - THE FINAL DAY
With 18 hours left as of the time of writing this post, we are sitting comfortably over $50k in funding and nearly 900 backers.
The idea that we have now... Read more
Update #18 - Arenus Feature
Hi all! We're coming up on the final 2/3 days for our Kickstarter, and it's all hands on deck. Thank you to everyone who's supported us so far, and we're... Read more
#17 - Japan 1975 and further
With only a few days left and our 2nd "DLC"/content expansion stretch goal a bit away, I wanted to give a bit more of an in-depth description of what to... Read more
Update #16 - Úyanga Bold and Backerkit confirmation
Hi everybody! We've got some really exciting news to share with you today from Andi. We're immensely proud to say that critically acclaimed ethnic vocalist, Úyanga Bold, will be performing... Read more
Update #15 - The Horror of Japan
As of today, we're slowly but steadily heading towards our “Japan 1975” stretch goal. We're still about 3k off from the goal, but we're well positioned to hit it, even... Read more
Update #14 - Hong Kong Horror
We're moving quickly towards our first "expansion" stretch goal, and thank you very much for that! We'll be updating you on what Japan 1975 means very soon!
Today, as promised,... Read more
Update #13 - Audio Boost Achieved & Mystery Stretch Goals Revealed
Absolutely phenomenal! Just earlier, we hit the 35k stretch goal for the audio boost, which allow us to bring both voice acting and live instrumentalists on board the project. Thank... Read more
#12 - Voice Acting, updates, and the 2nd half
I am truly thankful for how far we are going, and how fast the campaign has moved. Over 500 backers, $30,000 in funding, and 800+ twitter followers! It has been an incredible... Read more
Update #11 - Count Dankula Cameo & Switch Goal Achieved
Hi everybody! At the time of writing, we're currently looking at about $29k raised with a nice even 500 backers. It's been so phenomenal seeing this, and with every amount... Read more
Update #10 - Vita & Other Physical Editions
Hello everybody! Top Hat Studios here again with another quick update.
As you may have heard, earlier Sense was teasing an important announcement regarding the possibility of having physical copies... Read more
#9 - Vita/PS4 Stretch Goal Reached! + Demo Feedback
Hey everyone! It's crazy how far we've come since the beginning of our campaign. The night before the relaunch I was definitely mixed with emotions; I was both confident and... Read more
#8 - Shinrei Shashin / Ghost Photographs
For today's update, I wanted to talk about something a little different than a status update. Instead, I wanted to talk about something that became a huge part of the... Read more
Update #7 - First Week Recap and Upcoming Plans
What can I really say? This has been the most exciting, humbling, and uplifting experience of my life. In just a bit less than 7 days, we have come pretty... Read more
Update #6 - The coder, Altan
Hi everyone! First of all, we'd like to thank all the backers who've funded us past the 10K goal, as well as the 15K localization stretch goal. We'd also like... Read more
Update #5 - Top Hat Studios Introduction
Hi there everyone!
First off, before I get into anything, looks like we're just on the verge of eclipsing our first stretch goal today! We're very excited about our stretch... Read more
Update #4 - The Music of Sense
Hey everyone! At the time of writing, we’re at about 135% funded, and the first stretch goals are in sight. It’s still taking some time to process just how far... Read more
#3 - 100% Funded, Guest Collaboration, and going forward!
For the second day in a row, I'm completely blown away. Within 48 hours we blew past our previous funding amount, and are now not just at our goa l- but... Read more
Update #2 - Key Visual, An introduction, and Vita Physicals Update
What a first day! I am so humbled to see that as of the 24 hour mark we are 70% funded! - or as of writing this, almost 75%! I... Read more
50% Funded! - THANK YOU!
What can we say other than WOW! and Thank youso very much. Within seven hours we hit the 50% mark and are closing in on beating our previous... Read more