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A Racing RPG set in a dusty world where your only friends are a vintage hoverbike and a bowl of ramen noodles.
A Racing RPG set in a dusty world where your only friends are a vintage hoverbike and a bowl of ramen noodles.
545 backers pledged AU$ 14,427 to help bring this project to life.
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Desert Child - A Hoverbike Racing RPG

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    Pledge AU$ 2 or more About US$ 2

    Yo this looks tight, but I'm real broke

    We've all been there, don't worry. You get a desktop wallpaper pack, and your name in the game's credits.

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    • Name in credits
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    Pledge AU$ 15 or more About US$ 11

    The Game

    You are a good person. You get a DRM-free copy of the game, a steam key, wallpapers and name in the credits

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    • Wallpaper Pack
    • Name in credits
    • DesertChild.exe (The Game)
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    Pledge AU$ 30 or more About US$ 22

    The Game + Beta Access

    Help shape the game before its release. The Beta will take place in February)
    Also, you'll get a kickstarter exclusive bike decal for use in-game.

    Includes:
    • Wallpaper Pack
    • Name in credits
    • DesertChild.exe (The Game)
    • Beta Access
    • Kickstarter Hoverbike Decal
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    Pledge AU$ 50 or more About US$ 36

    The Big Package

    You are a person of refined taste. You know that a game is not really a game until it has an Instruction Booklet and Boxart.

    Includes:
    • Wallpaper Pack
    • Name in credits
    • DesertChild.exe (The Game)
    • Beta Access
    • Kickstarter Hoverbike Decal
    • Soundtrack (Digital)
    • Instruction Booklet + Boxart (Digital)
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    Pledge AU$ 80 or more About US$ 58

    The Time Machine

    Desert Child has gone through many iterations. The Time Machine lets you play every early prototype that went into Desert Child, and learn about the design process. Additionally, you get PDF copies of my notebooks, where you can see all the different ideas that went into the game.

    Includes:
    • Wallpaper Pack
    • Name in credits
    • DesertChild.exe (The Game)
    • Beta Access
    • Kickstarter Hoverbike Decal
    • Soundtrack (Digital)
    • Instruction Booklet + Boxart (Digital)
    • Prototypes
    • My Developer Notebooks
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    Pledge AU$ 150 or more About US$ 108

    Name a racer in the game

    Your name (or whatever you call yourself) will be given to a random racer that players will go up against in the game.

    Includes:
    • Wallpaper Pack
    • Name in credits
    • DesertChild.exe (The Game)
    • Beta Access
    • Kickstarter Hoverbike Decal
    • Soundtrack (Digital)
    • Instruction Booklet + Boxart (Digital)
    • Prototypes
    • My Developer Notebooks
    • Get to name a Racer
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    Pledge AU$ 250 or more About US$ 179

    Personalized Hoverbike

    Your Hoverbike in the game will have the option to be way, way easier to find in a packed carpark, because it will be TOTALLY UNIQUE!

    Includes:
    • Wallpaper Pack
    • Name in credits
    • DesertChild.exe (The Game)
    • Beta Access
    • Kickstarter Hoverbike Decal
    • Soundtrack (Digital)
    • Instruction Booklet + Boxart (Digital)
    • Prototypes
    • My Developer Notebooks
    • Personalized Hoverbike Decal
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    Pledge AU$ 300 or more About US$ 215

    Let's get physical

    STICKERS!!! Also, Physical Instruction booklet and game Box.

    Includes:
    • Wallpaper Pack
    • Name in credits
    • DesertChild.exe (The Game)
    • Beta Access
    • Kickstarter Hoverbike Decal
    • Soundtrack (Digital)
    • Prototypes
    • My Developer Notebooks
    • Instruction Booklet + Boxart (Digital)
    • Physical Instruction Booklet + Boxart
    • 4 X Desert Child Stickers
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    Pledge AU$ 350 or more About US$ 250

    Let's get even more physical

    Everything from the "Let's get physical" tier, PLUS you'll get a PHYSICAL copy of your very own Hoverbike Rider's License, AND your Arrest Warrant issued by the Europa Security Federation. Also, I'll wite you a personalized postcade from your Great Aunt Thelma.

    Includes:
    • Wallpaper Pack
    • Name in credits
    • DesertChild.exe (The Game)
    • Beta Access
    • Kickstarter Hoverbike Decal
    • Soundtrack (Digital)
    • Prototypes
    • My Developer Notebooks
    • Instruction Booklet + Boxart (Digital)
    • Physical Instruction Booklet + Boxart
    • 4 X Desert Child Stickers
    • Hoverbike License + Arrest Warrant (Physical)
    • Postcard from your great Aunt Thelma (Physical)
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    Pledge AU$ 700 or more About US$ 500

    Jr Co-Vice President Wingman of Design

    Want to be my wingman? You and I will Skype 3 times over the course of development and I'll run ideas by you, play you some new music, and let you in on story secrets. I'll take onboard all your thoughts, explain my design process, and hopefully we can make the game even better! Also, you'll be credited in the game as "Junior Co-Vice President Wingman of Design Execution & Logistics"

    Includes:
    • Wallpaper Pack
    • Name in credits
    • DesertChild.exe (The Game)
    • Beta Access
    • Kickstarter Hoverbike Decal
    • Soundtrack (Digital)
    • Prototypes
    • Personal game jam with me
    • My Developer Notebooks
    • Personalized Hoverbike Decal
    • Get to name a Racer
    • Instruction Booklet + Boxart (Digital)
    • Physical Instruction Booklet + Boxart
    • 4 X Desert Child Stickers
    • Hoverbike License + Arrest Warrant (Physical)
    • Postcard from your great Aunt Thelma (Physical)
    • Junior Co-Vice President Wingman of Design Execution & Logistics
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    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    Limited 0 backers
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    Pledge AU$ 1 or more About US$ 1

    DC-17

    You get the game, BUT you get it delivered 17 MONTHS AFTER RELEASE, and every value in the game is changed to 17, making the game unplayable and broken.

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    Pledge AU$ 12 or more About US$ 9

    The early bird gets The Game

    You're a morning person. You get a DRM-free copy of the game, a steam key, wallpapers and name in the credits

    Includes:
    • Wallpaper Pack
    • Name in credits
    • DesertChild.exe (The Game)
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    Pledge AU$ 1,000 or more About US$ 714

    3 - 2 - 1 Let's jam

    I will make a brand new game with you! We'll have a 48 hour game jam where we create a new game in whatever style you want! If you've never made a game before, that's cool, I've had lot's of practice. I'll be your slave for 48 Earth hours. This is the ultimate for any aspiring game designer. (The final game belongs totally to you. You can sell it, or keep developing it, I don't mind!)

    Includes:
    • Wallpaper Pack
    • Name in credits
    • DesertChild.exe (The Game)
    • Beta Access
    • Kickstarter Hoverbike Decal
    • Soundtrack (Digital)
    • Prototypes
    • My Developer Notebooks
    • Personalized Hoverbike Decal
    • Get to name a Racer
    • Instruction Booklet + Boxart (Digital)
    • Physical Instruction Booklet + Boxart
    • 4 X Desert Child Stickers
    • Hoverbike License + Arrest Warrant (Physical)
    • Postcard from your great Aunt Thelma (Physical)
    • Personal game jam with me
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    Reward no longer available 3 backers
    AU$

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