Tyto Online Logo + Ordering Physical Awards
At long last, we have a logo update for Tyto Online! This is how we'll represent ourselves directly to the people who will be playing our game: kids, teenagers, and... Read more
World Environment Day / Tyto Ecology Himalayas Expansion
World Environment Day is this Sunday, June 5th. The theme this year is Go Wild for Life, the fight against illegal trade of wildlife. As we learned about the many... Read more
Tyto Ecology on Steam!
Hello there! We added Tyto Ecology to Steam, available on Mac and PC, two weeks ago, and now have sold over 6,500 copies. We were blown away by the response.... Read more
Tyto Ecology + Online Development Updates
Tyto Ecology Progress
Tyto Ecology has been on the Apple App Store for iPads, and we recently released Update 1.4 to finish some requested features up! The video below reviews... Read more
We just launched Tyto Ecology for iPad!
The day has finally come! We've launched Tyto Ecology on the iOS App Store for iPads. Our team is thrilled to be able to get our first title into the... Read more
Tyto Ecology Update
Hello, wonderful backers!
I am not sure how so much time has passed since our last official Kickstarter update. Since most of you interact with us more on social media,... Read more
00: Kickstarter Anniversary
Happy one year Kickstarter anniversary to all of our amazing backers!
Thank you so much for an amazing year. This time last year we were a smaller team on a... Read more
01: Espethian Culture & Fashion
There’s only one day before we celebrate our Kickstarter anniversary with you all! Today, we wanted to share some fashion from the people that live in our city of Espeth.... Read more
02: Ovonian Species
Good morning (*afternoon)! It's just two days until our one-year anniversary on Monday! If you recall from our Kickstarter, one of our rewards was to have backers design... Read more
03: Founder Wall
Today we will be sharing the direction for one of our backer rewards, the Founder Wall! If you were one of the amazing backers who donated at the Faculty Digital... Read more
04: Espeth City Architecture
The countdown continues! We are excited today to be able to share the early concepts behind the architecture of Espeth city. Overall, the inspiration is a vibrant city with plenty... Read more
05: Tyto Foundation Spaceship
5 days left in our countdown! Today we will be sharing a sneak peek of our spaceship design! While spaceships are always fun to do, this was particularly important to... Read more
06: *Early Bird Reward* NPC Mention
Good morning backers, and welcome to the second day of our one-year Kickstarter Anniversary countdown! You may recall our early bird rewards included getting mentioned by a NPC (Non-Playable Character)... Read more
07: Kickstarter 1-Year Anniversary in 7 Days!
So much has happened over the last year, all because of your support. We know some things have changed pretty extensively - such as needing to focus on... Read more
Tyto Ecology Dev Update
Hello everyone! We have a massive update with so much new to share!
We decided to make Tyto Ecology have a third person camera with a cute little... Read more
Tyto Ecology Build Update
Hello there wonderful backers! This is just a quick update to show you some screenshots of the current status of the build for TytoDome, now Tyto Ecology.
We... Read more
Development Update: TytoDome Progress
We hope you all enjoyed the behind the scenes backer newsletter content. If you didn't get it, that means you did not fill out your survey yet... Read more
Development Update // Code Name: TytoDome
Hello all! After much deliberation over here at Immersed Games, we have decided we need to flip our development timeline to create the customizable biodomes first, and then release that... Read more
We Are So Thankful!
Hello there! To those of you celebrating, Happy Thanksgiving today! We are oh so thankful especially for all of you.
When I started this journey and began recruiting a team... Read more
Background Music Update
Hello there! We have not yet discussed Tyto Online’s music with our Kickstarter backers, but have an incredible composer who has been making pieces, and wanted to take a moment... Read more
Hello awesome backers! We know it’s been a while since the Kickstarter completed and we’ve gotten an update up. It has been a whirlwind but we have settled with all... Read more
You already know this, but you all have successfully funded our campaign! It got close, and so many of you reached out to your networks on social media and upped... Read more
Last Day & Wallpaper for 300 Backer Goal
We have now entered the last day of the campaign, with $4400 left to raise to meet our goal. Our backers have done an amazing job sharing on social media... Read more
Under 48 Hours!
All the press is out. There are no more articles for us to be featured in over the next 48 hours. You guys have been amazing with the sharing, tweeting,... Read more
In Depth: Rainforest
Our last In Depth biodome profile is the rainforest. The lush environment of the rainforest has significant promise as a uniquely interesting biome with many opportunities for quests and discovery.... Read more
In Depth: Desert
Next up for our In Depth profiles is the desert. We've modeled the initial flora and fauna in our biodome after that of the North American desert to start.
Also,... Read more
In Depth: Grassland
Over the next couple days, we'd like to introduce everyone to the initial flora and fauna in our first three biodomes, representing the biomes of Grassland, Desert, and Rainforest.
First... Read more
One Week Left & Releasing Playable Prototype!
Thank you so much, everyone! We have reached over 80% with one weekleft on the campaign because of all your help! It has been an amazing and exhausting last... Read more
"Real Life" Links from Game Learning
As we get ready to head out to our in-person Kickstarter Power Up Night, we were reflecting on the importance of doing things off the computer.
It's great if students... Read more
Happy Friday! Today, we want to share a bit about customization in Tyto Online. We know that customization is an essential part of a game for many of us... you... Read more
Panganog Care 101
We sent our friend Ryan, who founded the Games Art and Music organization, our new Mini Tipps as a Tyto Ambassador. He has agreed to precisely follow the Panganog Care... Read more
70%, Gameplay Video, & Feedback
First, we've passed 70%! We're so thrilled with the amazing support and shares (according to Kickstarter, we've been shared out on Facebook alone over 900 times), and... Read more
Alpha & Beta Tester Program
When students play Alpha and Beta, they submit bug reports, provide feedback on whether quests are enjoyable and understandable, and can even submit their own ideas on how we can... Read more
Thanks, and so many updates!
First, wow! It's been 4 days and we are already at 28% Thank you all so much! We are so humbled by your generosity and belief in this project, enough... Read more
Kickstarter Launch Party
It's been an amazing.... 31.5 hours or so, since launch. Thank you to all our initial backers. The beginning of a Kickstarter is essential to show momentum and give that... Read more