Project Temporary on Hold
tl;dr: This project is temporary on hold and we will be offering refunds. No, this project is not dead and no we are not bankrupt, however, due to some complications,... Read more
August Demo Mac Download Correction
Here is the correct link for the Mac demo download.
Sorry about that folks.
After months of craziness, problems, re-designs, re-makes and delays, as promised, here's a playable demo. Although we strongly feel that this isn't ready yet as there's still a ... Read more
This Is Not The Update You're Looking For
I'm starting to sound like a broken record but... guys, we're almost there! I know we're all frustrated waiting for this to come out but we'd like to ask you... Read more
August (More Hiccups)
So we've come to update you on the status of the Release Preview, and in turn, hope that you'll put aside any disappointment and allow us just a bit... Read more
We've got some news to share... We really didn't want to do this, but unfortunately the Public Release Preview set to be launched today, July 5th will be... Read more
Mac/PC/Linux Release Preview Announcement + Feb, March Updates
This is it folks.
On the 5th of July, 2013, you'll get the chance to try the (almost!) final iteration of the game. This will be a... Read more
Wow. The past two months have been insane. We just wanted to chime in real quick, since we haven't done this in a while. Once the full update goes... Read more
End of the Year Recap + January! Part 1 of 2
This is the first of a two part update.
Happy new year!
2012 was a very special year for us.
This project started in 2011. Back then we had a... Read more
Happy Holidays from our Rival Threads family to yours! Hope all is well and you're having an amazing time filled with food, family and friends.:)
Most of us are taking... Read more
November Part 2
As promised, here's Part 2 of 2 of our November Update.
Jennee's take on Rara, one of the three new playable characters.
Rara Goddard's the meek little... Read more
November Part 1
Hey guys, I'm going to post another update later this afternoon (or when I wake up), didn't have time to include all the information I wanted to share with this... Read more
Trick or Treat and Best Wishes.
Not really an update, we just wanted to send out our prayers and well wishes to all of you, our friends. It's been a scary past couple of days on... Read more
September + First Half of October
Hey guys! Starting today, we'll start doing video blogs on top of the usual. This way, the information will be easier to digest, especially for people in a hurry, and... Read more
Hello!August was a bittersweet month for us at Studio Kontrabida. Let's start with the good news:
Hey! It's been a while! It's good to be here again after a long and eventful month!
Our second Kickstarter campaign was a great success, managing to raise just a... Read more
Sorry for the delay, wanted to finish up the final Rival Threads: Last Class Heroes logo drafts before I published this update.
As we know, a good logo... Read more
Good news Linux fans!
Unity Technologies just announced the addition of Linux desktop support for Unity 4, the latest update to the already excellent Unity3D multiplatform game engine.
Take... Read more
The Final Push
It has been half a year since our last Kickstarter campaign where you all helped us achieve our modest goal.
Thanks to your generosity, we raised $5,855. Before... Read more
First Voice Acting Session Done
We just finished recording our first voice acting session with Michael Johnston as Sebastian... who coincidentally looks like him. It's eery.
Chris and Leo provided directions.
This was a lot... Read more
Remixes and Fan Art
Elegy Wong created a crazy remix of the Main Theme music. You have to check this out. We added a dancing Maya just for kicks.
* * * * *... Read more
Another month has come and gone. Not much excitement in development land, just steady progress. I hope your month has been enjoyable and eventful and you're doing well.
As always,... Read more
We received some great questions recently and as always, we thought we'd post the answers here in case anyone else was interested.
Q: Can we see more of the storybook... Read more
April Update Part 2
Without giving too much away, we'd like to give you guys a chance to see how the game "feels". We've stripped it down to a basic, two scene... Read more
April Update Part 1
This first part is specially for YOU, our amazing backers. We know a lot of people outside of our Kickstarter circle constantly watch this page too so we're preparing something... Read more
How you doin!? We hope you're well! Us? Winter's almost over so we've been extra busy. (Technically it is over, but it's still cold. Oh Canada.)
Here's your monthly... Read more
"Puppet Master" Storybook Chapter One
Here's the full version of the snippet for the in-game collectible short story posted in the last update.
1 of 7 Chapters.
Written by Chris, animated by Ryan, music... Read more
How are you? It's been a while. Hope all is well. :)
We're about to wrap up February, the busiest month we've had so far. We had a lot... Read more
Questions & Answers #1
This isn't the big update we mentioned on our New Years Update. That'll be for February. :)
Before anything else, our good friend and Kickstarter backer Jeff Zweig's book, ... Read more
New Year Update!
Here's our yet to be named theme music by Luke Thomas. We hope this keeps you entertained while you read. It's just a still picture so feel free to... Read more
I'd like to open this post with this:
I just finished reading a rant on Gawker about how everyone should stop using Kickstarter. How a majority of project creators are... Read more
Two Weeks Later
We've just passed the two week mark and we'd like to thank everyone for supporting the project so far!
Thanks to you, we've been featured on Kotaku, IndieGames.com, The Indie Game... Read more