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A film following coverbands, composers and conventions to showcase the cultural and personal impact of video game music!
A film following coverbands, composers and conventions to showcase the cultural and personal impact of video game music!
581 backers pledged $30,441 to help bring this project to life.
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The Players' Score - A Video Game Music Documentary

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    OUR THANKS: You have our gratitude and thanks, and will receive updates on the film's progress.

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    NEW PLAYER: You will receive access to special video updates on the film's progress, and have your name in the credits of the film.

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    DIGITAL SOUNDTRACK: (All tiers above this include this!) ALL backers who pledge $10 or more will receive Jake Kaufman's soundtrack and all music created for The Players' Score, regardless of the reward you've chosen. You'll also receive special video updates, and have your name in the credits of the film!

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    THE FILM: You will receive early access to an HD download or stream of the finished film before its released, get special video updates on the film's progress, and have your name in the credits of the film!

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    THE FILM + PHYSICAL SOUNDTRACK: You will receive a physical CD copy of the OST for the film complete with fabulous art, early access to an HD download or stream of the finished film before its released, special video updates on the film's progress, and have your name in the credits of the film!

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    ALTERNATE COSTUME: You will receive an amazing limited edition T-Shirt to look super cool, represent your love for videogames, music, and the film you helped make happen! You will ALSO get early access to an HD download or stream of the finished film before its released, special video updates on the film's progress, and have your name in the credits of the film!

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    THE BLUE BOMBER: You will receive an HD BLURAY copy of the film in a beautiful Bluray case complete with extras such as extended interviews, behind the scenes, bloopers and other special content! You will ALSO get early access to an HD download or stream of the finished film before its released, get special video updates on the film's progress, and have your name in the credits of the film!

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    THE DEVICE: You will receive a special resin-cast joystick (made by the director himself) that is actually a flash-drive containing an HD copy of the film and extras! You will ALSO get early access to an HD download or stream of the finished film before its released, get special video updates on the film's progress, and have your name in the credits of the film!

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    BLURAY + PHYSICAL SOUNDTRACK: You will receive a physical CD copy of the OST and and an HD BLURAY copy of the film in their respective cases complete with their fabulous art. You will also receive early access to an HD download or stream of the finished film before its released, special video updates on the film's progress, and have your name in the credits of the film!

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    DOUBLE UP POWER UP: You get two different items! Choose a combination of Bluray, T-Shirt, Flashdrive or Physical Soundtrack! You will ALSO get early access to an HD download or stream of the finished film before its released, get special video updates on the film's progress, and have your name in the credits of the film!

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    FULLY EQUIPPED: You get a personalized thank you note from the director, the Physical Soundtrack, the T-Shirt, the Bluray, the Device, early access to an HD download or stream of the finished film before its released, special video updates on the film's progress, and your name in the credits of the film!

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    CO-OP COVER SYSTEM: You get FULLY EQUIPPED plus musicians are at your command! You may request that your favorite song from any video game be covered by chiptune artists “A_Rival” or “1000 Needles” in 8-bit fashion, or by the Reno Video Game Symphony's Tomo Club in acoustic fashion! There are multiple genres to choose from, but these are first come first serve as artist availability and slots fill up, so donate early on!

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    SCREEN TIME: You get FULLY EQUIPPED and you can come hang out with us on the internet! You’ll be invited to an hour long Skype hangout with us (the Director/Co-Director) and some of our very special artists from the film, not up to but including VGM rock band "The Megas"! These are very limited and will fill up quickly, so be sure to donate early on!

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    VIKING GUITAR LESSON: You get FULLY EQUIPPED and a 1 hour Skype session with the phenomenal Viking Guitar! He can cover guitar and audio production mixing/mastering, or just hang out and talk about video game music! (Limited to one!)

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    DALE NORTH COVER: You get FULLY EQUIPPED plus the option to have your favorite song from any videogame covered by musician and Destructoid Editor-In-Chief Dale North! (Limited to one!)

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    LAN PARTY: You get FULLY EQUIPPED and get to come physically hang out with us in LA! You and a guest can join us (the Director/Co-Director) and some of the artists from the film, not up to but including VGM rock band "The Megas" for a rad day of hanging out. We'll take you to lunch and the arcade! These are very limited and will fill up quickly, so be sure to donate early on! (Travel expenses are not included.)

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    FINAL BOSS: You’ve been an essential part of getting this film made and your generous support will be recognized with an IMDB Official and on-screen Executive Producer Credit! You will of course receive the FULLY EQUIPPED package as well as an exclusive invitation to the world premiere of our film! (Location TBA, travel expenses not included.) You've helped us make this film a success and your name will be a part of film history.

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    RANDOM ENCOUNTER COVER: You get FULLY EQUIPPED plus the VGM accordion-fronted rock band Random Encounter is at your command! You may request your favorite song from any video game be covered by the band! (Limited to one!)

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