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A terrifying psychological horror game inspired by the developer's battle with mental illness. Explore nightmares! Branching narrative!
A terrifying psychological horror game inspired by the developer's battle with mental illness. Explore nightmares! Branching narrative!
3,608 backers pledged $106,722 to help bring this project to life.
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    Backer forum + name in credits

    Get access to our exclusive backer forum where we will answer your questions about the game and seek your advice. We will post exclusive videos there as well. You also get your name in the credits!

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    Digital game + backer forum + name in credits

    If you missed the early bird tier, the game can still be yours! This includes the digital copy of the game and everything in the early bird tier.

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    Beta access + Soundtrack + $15 Tier

    Get beta access to the game and experience the world of Neverending Nightmares before release. In addition, get a digital copy of the soundtrack by Skyler McGlothlin, the amazing composer on Retro/Grade, plus the $15 tier including the digital game.

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    Get alpha access to the game in order to play the game early in development. Includes everything in the $25 tier.

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    digital art book + inner circle videos + $35 tier

    Get a digital art book showcasing the development process, and the inner circle developer diaries where I will talk about even more personal struggles.

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    Unreleased novel + $50 tier

    Get a digital ebook of the semi-autobiographical novel I wrote trying to illustrate what having OCD was like.

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    Physical copy of the game + poster + t-shirt + $75 tier

    This tier includes a physical copy of the game for PC, Mac, and Linux (plus a digital copy for Ouya). In addition, you'll get a t-shirt and poster.

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    Signed poster + $100 tier

    Get a copy of the poster signed by Matt Gilgenbach with a personalized message!

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    Get your name on a tombstone + $150 tier

    Would you like to be memorialized in the game forever with your name on a tombstone? You can be! Includes the $150 reward tier.

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    Physical art book + $250 tier

    Get a full color, physical version of the art book plus all the $250 reward tier.

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    *NEW* Create a sound effect for the game + the $350 tier

    Similar to the reward previously only available at the $1,500 level, you can help make a sound effect for the game. This version only includes the $350 tier.

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    A stylized portrait of you in the game + giclee print + $350 tier

    Our artists will draw a portrait of you in our art style and place it somewhere in the game! In addition, we'll create a high quality digital print of it, and send it to you. Plus everything in the $350 tier!

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    *NEW* Work with the team to incorporate versions of your nightmares + the $350 tier

    Similar to the reward that costs $2,500, this version allows you to work with the team to incorporate elements from your nightmares. It includes the $350 tier (not the $500 tier)

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    An actual painting of your in game portrait + $500 tier

    Like the previous reward, our artists will make a portrait of you to appear in the game. They will also create an actual physical painting that you can hang up on the wall! In addition, you get the $500 tier (including the giclee print of the digital version)

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    Create sound effects for the game + $1000 tier

    Record a scary grunt, growl, or other noise, and our sound team will incorporate it into the game. Includes the $1000 tier.

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    Work with the team to incorporate elements of your nightmares + $1,500 tier

    Are there any nightmares that haunted you that you feel like should be in the game? Work with the team to have elements from them incorporated in the game. Do you want to help design a monster? We'd love your help. This includes the $1,500 tier.

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    Name the male character + $2,500 tier

    Work with the team to choose a name for the tentatively named "Adam". We reserve veto rights to ensure it fits in the world.

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    Name the female character + $2,500 tier

    Work with the team to choose a name for the tentatively named "Lydia". We reserve veto rights to ensure it fits in the world.

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    Rent Matt Gilgenbach for a day + $2,500 tier

    Matt Gilgenbach to fly to wherever you want and hang out with you for a day. (For more info, see the reward description in the body of the page)

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    Digital game (early bird tier) + backer forum + name in credits

    Get a copy of the game for PC, Mac, Linux, and Ouya! The Ouya version will be released first, and the PC/Mac/Linux versions will come later. You will get the $5 reward tier.

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