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Way of the Rodent - Our-Type Retrogaming Book

Bringing back the original spirit of classic videogaming writing - restored, remastered and remixed as both a book and online archive

Way of the Rodent - Our-Type Retrogaming Book

Bringing back the original spirit of classic videogaming writing - restored, remastered and remixed as both a book and online archive

pledged of £14,000pledged of £14,000 goal
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Funding Unsuccessful
The project's funding goal was not reached on Sat, July 1 2017 1:17 PM UTC +00:00
Last updated December 11, 2017
 

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    RODENT VIP ONLINE ACCESS

    This is one of the BIGGIES – a full year of exclusive access to ALL of the restored, remastered and remixed Rodent content. Almost a 1000 articles spanning 12 years of incredible writing.

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    OUR-TYPE: THE RODENT BOOK

    And the second biggie – a beautiful, high quality coffee-table collection of Rodent’s best fifty classic articles; plus plenty of bonus nonsense.

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    BOOK + ONLINE COMBO

    OH MY GOD. Not only the incredible printed celebration of twelve years of Rodent, Our-Type, but also exclusive one-year access to ALL of the Rodent restored, remastered and remixed content.

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    BONUS LEVEL LOOT PACK

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    VIP ACCESS + LOOT PACK

    All the sickeningly special access PLUS the above LOOT PACK. Are we mad in the face? We just might be.

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    BOOK + LOOT PACK

    Book. Nice. Loot? Nice. TOGETHER FOR THE LOVE OF KUNTOR.

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    You’ll see your old-school three-letter high score name rasterised right under the legendary director's left breast as he leans on his own Missile Command cabinet.

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    CODER'S WARDROBE

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    FULL-MONTY ON THE RUN

    WHAT THE ACTUAL FLIP? This is the book, the access AND the god damn loot. I mean, this is insane.

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    BOOK LAUNCH LOOT PARTY

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    FUNSPOT TRIP WITH THE RODENTS

    Come to the 2018 Funspot videogames classic event with us. A load of classic gamers, from around the globe, descend on the woods of New Hampshire to play at the most incredible old-school arcade left on the planet.

    You cover your flights and transfers and we’ll put you up in our shared cabin for 8 right opposite the legendary Funspot Arcade for three nights. There will be further and prior nonsenses in nearby American cities and you’ll be welcome to join in as much, or as little, of that idiocy as your brain can take.

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    YOU ON AN ISSUE COVER

    We won’t be respectful, we won’t be kind. If you have any physical weakness at all, strange left arm? WE WILL DOUBLE IT’S SIZE, beautiful face? WE WILL SHOW ONLY YOUR KIDNEYS. But you will be immortalised as the human flotsam on a cover gathering together a special edition ‘backer issue’ of the magazine featuring our favorite online Rodent moments.

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