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$93,168
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Funding Canceled
Funding for this project was canceled by the project creator on Nov 10 2016

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    - Write your own “message in a bottle” that will be discoverable in-game (subject to approval)
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    - One copy each of Bionic Dues and Skyward Collapse (everything since $25 gets this!)
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    - Name an in-game planet
    - Write your own Player-triggerable taunt (subject to approval!) to be fully voiced.

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    - Write your own “message in a bottle” that will be discoverable in-game (subject to approval)
    - Two copies of the game in private alpha
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    - Write the lore for a minor faction (human, Zenith, Neinzul or Spire, subject to approval)

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    Star Reacher

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    - Write your own “message in a bottle” that will be discoverable in-game (subject to approval)
    - Four copies of the game in private alpha
    - Name an in-game planet
    - One copy each of Bionic Dues and Skyward Collapse (everything since $25 gets this!)
    - One copy of AI War Classic + All Expansions (everything since $35 gets this!)
    - AI War 2 Original Soundtrack (everything since $50 gets this!)
    - One copy of The Last Federation and All Expansions (everything since $60 gets this!)
    - One copy of Stars Beyond Reach AS-IS. (This game may or may not be completed, but you'll get it as it currently exists and the prior major revisions -- and any future ones, of course. We have no immediate plans to resume work on this, and cannot promise it will ever see another update at all. Obviously we hope it will! All reward tiers of at least $275 now include this!)

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    - Write your own “message in a bottle” that will be discoverable in-game (subject to approval)
    - Two copies of the game in private alpha
    - Name an in-game planet
    - Write the lore for a minor faction (human, Zenith, Neinzul or Spire, subject to approval)
    - Work with Blue to create a custom visual design for your faction's in-game space station

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    Antagonistic AI

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    - Write your own “message in a bottle” that will be discoverable in-game (subject to approval)
    - Two copies of the game in private alpha
    - Name an in-game planet
    - Write your own AI taunt (subject to approval!) to be fully voiced.

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    Space Archaeologist

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    - 5 backer-exclusive AI War II digital wallpapers
    - Write your own “message in a bottle” that will be discoverable in-game (subject to approval)
    - Two copies of the game in private alpha
    - Name an in-game planet
    -Work with Blue to design a mysterious alien artifact, then collaborate with Jack to write what we know about them (subject to approval)

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    Space Archaeologist Extraordinaire

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    - 5 backer-exclusive AI War II digital wallpapers
    - Write your own “message in a bottle” that will be discoverable in-game (subject to approval)
    - Two copies of the game in private alpha
    - Name an in-game planet
    -Work with Blue to design a rare alien artifact, then collaborate with Jack to write what we know about them (subject to approval)

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    Fleet Engineer

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    - 5 backer-exclusive AI War II digital wallpapers
    - Write your own “message in a bottle” that will be discoverable in-game (subject to approval)
    - Four copies of the game in private alpha
    - Name an in-game planet
    - Write the lore for a satellite human or alien faction (subject to approval)
    - One copy each of Bionic Dues and Skyward Collapse (everything since $25 gets this!)
    - One copy of AI War Classic + All Expansions (everything since $35 gets this!)
    - AI War 2 Original Soundtrack (everything since $50 gets this!)
    - One copy of The Last Federation and All Expansions (everything since $60 gets this!)
    - One copy of Stars Beyond Reach AS-IS. (This game may or may not be completed, but you'll get it as it currently exists and the prior major revisions -- and any future ones, of course. We have no immediate plans to resume work on this, and cannot promise it will ever see another update at all. Obviously we hope it will! Everything since $275 gets this!)
    - Work with Chris and Blue to design an AI-side fleet ship both visually and mechanically (note: ship must use existing mechanics)

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    Alien First-Contactor

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    - Spire Backer badge on Arcen forums.
    - 5 backer-exclusive AI War II digital wallpapers
    - Write your own “message in a bottle” that will be discoverable in-game (subject to approval)
    - Eight(!) copies of the game in private alpha
    - Name an in-game planet
    - Write the lore for a satellite human or alien faction (subject to approval)
    - Discover the AI's secret history and motivations (but no telling!)
    - One copy each of Bionic Dues and Skyward Collapse (everything since $25 gets this!)
    - One copy of AI War Classic + All Expansions (everything since $35 gets this!)
    - AI War 2 Original Soundtrack (everything since $50 gets this!)
    - One copy of The Last Federation and All Expansions (everything since $60 gets this!)
    - One copy of Stars Beyond Reach AS-IS. (This game may or may not be completed, but you'll get it as it currently exists and the prior major revisions -- and any future ones, of course. We have no immediate plans to resume work on this, and cannot promise it will ever see another update at all. Obviously we hope it will! Everything since $275 gets this!)
    - Work one on one with Chris to design a new alien race that will join the Second AI War. Your creations will have a small role at the start which will expand in future updates, expansions and games.

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    Mysterious Muse

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    - 5 backer-exclusive AI War II digital wallpapers
    - Write your own “message in a bottle” that will be discoverable in-game (subject to approval)
    - Eight(!) copies of the game in private alpha
    - Name an in-game planet
    - Write the lore for a satellite human or alien faction (subject to approval)
    - Discover the AI's secret history and motivations (but no telling!)
    - Work with Pablo Vega to design a soundtrack track

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    Skyward Code Sorcerer

    - Named prominently in the credits as a Zenith Backer
    - Zenith Backer badge on Arcen forums.
    - 5 backer-exclusive AI War II digital wallpapers
    - Write your own “message in a bottle” that will be discoverable in-game (subject to approval)
    - Eight(!) copies of the game in private alpha
    - Name an in-game planet
    - Write the lore for a satellite human or alien faction (subject to approval)
    - One copy each of Bionic Dues and Skyward Collapse (everything since $25 gets this!)
    - One copy of AI War Classic + All Expansions (everything since $35 gets this!)
    - AI War 2 Original Soundtrack (everything since $50 gets this!)
    - One copy of The Last Federation and All Expansions (everything since $60 gets this!)
    - One copy of Stars Beyond Reach AS-IS. (This game may or may not be completed, but you'll get it as it currently exists and the prior major revisions -- and any future ones, of course. We have no immediate plans to resume work on this, and cannot promise it will ever see another update at all. Obviously we hope it will! Everything since $275 gets this!)
    - Discover the AI's secret history and motivations (but no telling!)
    - FULL SOURCE CODE to Skyward Collapse and its expansion. NDA required, but code can be used for commercial purposes.

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