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      Creator Markus on April 4

      Hi, not to nag or anything, but since the open alpha obviously didn't come end of march could we get an update on the status. Is it days, weeks or months away? I'm sure many others are as excited as me to try this game out.

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      Creator W.Alexander on March 7

      Hey guys, thanks for the update, still looking forward to the game and understand that these things happen. So long as the game is still coming out and we're still getting our monthly updates everything should be cool. Just remain transparent with us, guys, funders are always going to be forgiving so long as we know the whys and wherefores.

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      Creator Massive Black Inc on March 5

      Hi Nic, not sure what you mean. We never got pulled from Steam; we're just hidden since we haven't released yet. Closed Alpha players can access the game via Steam, but our actual game page won't show up until we go live.

      To everyone else, we're planning on a new KS Update for Friday. We've run into a small hurdle pushing our newest Closed Alpha Mac version build to Steam, seemingly due to OSX Mavericks. Steam is helping us work through it. The parallel PC build push had no issues. We're hopeful they'll both be ready for Closed Alpha backers to further test once the new KS Update is posted.

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      Creator nic ballarini on March 5

      I've been curious for a few weeks now, why did you page get pulled/deactivated on steam?

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      Creator Drucifer on February 26

      Some news is better than no news, even if its bad news

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      Creator Deborah Schumacher on February 24

      Then let me suggest that you make an official update that covers that and lets all your backers know there may be a delay? Set a communication schedule and stick to it, even if you are giving us bad news.

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      Creator Massive Black Inc on February 20

      Hi keenox and Deborah,
      We know how you guys feel (since we feel the same way). It's been much more costly to make an original game than we had anticipated, and with a very small team it's also taken a lot longer than initially intended. We hope there's some solace in knowing that we're still here, dedicated to getting this product out to you guys. And while we are shooting for an end of March Alpha release to backers, in all honesty there's always the possibility that timeline could slip. Please bear with us and try to hold on until the Alpha release, as we do see a light at the end of this development tunnel. And we hope you do too!

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      Creator keenox on February 16

      When is this game going to be finished???? It's almost a year late!!!

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      Creator Joao Balarini on February 16

      So hi Massive Black... how stuff goes?
      What about that shooting to March plan is going?
      I've been very excited to get my hands on the game after the footages you guys made... keep the good work...

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      Creator Deborah Schumacher on February 15

      So we missed the January update, is there a status? I'm really sad that it's almost a year past your promised delivery date and i still don't have a game to play.

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      Creator Massive Black Inc on January 7

      We'll be releasing those backer rewards once we hit the Open Alpha stage. We're shooting for March to get all the fixes and features in for Open Alpha. Stay tuned!

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      Creator Virginia on January 6

      So what's the news on this game? I'm curious when the non-alphas can start joining in on this :c Also wasn't the soundtrack included with the +$30 pledge? How do we go about downloading the soundtrack without paying for it at bandcamp?

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      Creator Massive Black Inc on December 24

      Hey zacblack09 and Dablue,
      We just posted a quick holiday wishes update for everyone, but we will have a more robust update coming sometime next week. stay tuned and happy holidays!

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      Creator Dablue on December 18

      Hey guys its been some time without an update. How is the closed alpha going?

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      Creator zacblack09 on December 16

      is there a timeline for the game to be finished?

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      Creator Massive Black Inc on November 2

      Hi Nick,
      Closed Alpha is a backer reward for the $200 Tier and above. If you pledged below that Tier then unfortunately you will not receive a key for Closed Alpha (but looking at your Tier, you will still receive a code when the game is ready to fully release along with some extra in-game goodies). If you have any questions, please feel free to send a personal message. Thanks Nick!

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      Creator Nick Dimitrakoulias on November 2

      Hello ZPD team , i would like to ask why i didnt receive a key if i am a backer ??

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      Creator Matt Lohkamp on October 4, 2013

      coming up on a couple months since the last update - good to hear there's a new post in the works.

      remember, it really doesn't hurt just to check in and say "hey, still working, nothing much to show, but here's a little XYZ to hold you over." :]

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      Creator Massive Black Inc on September 30, 2013

      Hi Joao!

      I'm still getting the Update together, so it'll be later this week. It will be a video update to show you guys where we are. It's nothing fancy pants, but still needs to be cut together and stuff. Please hang on till then!

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      Creator Joao Balarini on September 30, 2013

      Hey... no pressure... but we're kind of in the end of the month? any news? =D

      looking forward to kill some zombies =D

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      Creator Daniel on September 28, 2013

      this is off topic but speaking of zombies. anyone here watch the walking dead..

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      Creator Massive Black Inc on September 15, 2013

      Hey zacblack09,

      We'll be sure to post up a new update before the end of the month, and we feel exactly the same way! =))

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      Creator zacblack09 on September 13, 2013

      Can you update us soon! I'd like to be playing this game before zombies actually start attacking.

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      Creator Massive Black Inc on September 9, 2013

      Hey Daniel,

      We'd like to give one here soon; just waiting to see if we can make it a video footage update to really show where we are. One piece of good news is the game is officially up on Steam and downloadable/playable (with a key of course). Still has too many buggies, but it means we're one step closer closer closer!

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      Creator Daniel on September 7, 2013

      any new updates ?

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      Creator Massive Black Inc on August 8, 2013

      Hey Chris, yes there'll be a quick update this week! Stay tuned!

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      Creator Chris Patterson on August 6, 2013

      So guys, anything in an update for us?

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      Creator Veronica Foxpile on July 4, 2013

      I can't wait to try out the game :)

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      Creator Daniel on July 4, 2013

      will it have pie. cause that would be worth the wait.. I had to say something it's been awhile..

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      Creator Massive Black Inc on June 20, 2013

      Sure! We're crunching hard right now, but we'll throw together a proper update for later next week. By then we should have more assets to show off, and more exciting news to go along with it! Cool?

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      Creator Stubby&Anam on June 18, 2013

      any update available ?

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      Creator keith goodwin on June 5, 2013

      Hey guys! It's been a couple weeks since the last update, I know your INSANELY busy getting the alpha ready for us, just wondering what's the latest word? We got told 4 weeks on April 6th, and a delay notice on May 26th. We within a 2 week window?

      Been with yall since you started this project a year ago..Wow..1 year..Really looking forward to this title. I'm a very experience alpha tester so I hope I can assist in creating the best game possible.

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      Creator Massive Black Inc on May 26, 2013

      Hey guys, just a head's up. We are moving servers over the weekend, so images will be missing on the Kickstarter and the ZPG website will be down temporarily. Thanks and Happy Memorial Day!

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      Creator Daniel on May 25, 2013

      I'm here I was waiting all day..

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      Creator Massive Black Inc on May 24, 2013

      Update Posted! Where is Daniel!? =D

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      Creator Daniel on May 24, 2013

      I'm here wheres update "looks around"

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      Creator Daniel on May 21, 2013

      Hallelujah !!! not sure witch one is the correct spelling..

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      Creator Daniel on May 21, 2013

      Hallllaaaauuulaaa !!

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      Creator Massive Black Inc on May 20, 2013

      Hey guys, an update will be posted Friday!

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      Creator zacblack09 on May 17, 2013

      Update???

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      Creator Daniel on May 11, 2013

      waiting till the last minute to release the closed alpha on may 31..

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      Creator Dablue on May 7, 2013

      Cool news massive black Co...... (Still think your name is hillarious)

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      Creator Massive Black Inc on April 30, 2013

      I'd say we're about 84.5% complete for Closed Alpha. We've cleaned up the codebase over the last couple weeks, and now are on to honing AI/Player control and the game mode stuff. We're close, but it looks like Closed Alpha will be a May target release. We'll do a proper update soon to break it down.

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      Creator Daniel on April 30, 2013

      in percentage how close are you till you release the Beta ?

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      Creator zacblack09 on April 24, 2013

      When do I get to play the game?

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      Creator Massive Black Inc on April 16, 2013

      Hey Daniel,

      Please send an email to info@massiveblack.com with your old vs. new email addresses and we'll follow it up. Thanks!

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      Creator Daniel on April 12, 2013

      i changed my E-mail address will i still get my rewards sent to my new one ?

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      Creator Dablue on April 4, 2013

      *Starts to sharpen his axe, Gimli style* ;p

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      Creator Massive Black Inc on April 3, 2013

      Haha yes, next week is now this week, so D day is here. We'll post a Kickstarter Update Friday with more info on Closed Alpha and some in-game footage of the game level in its current state. Just getting everything together today and tomorrow. You guys are awesome, and trust me, we are as anxious to show you stuff as you are to see it! Again, we hope you guys dig it! ZPG OR BUST!

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      Creator Daniel on April 2, 2013

      its like Christmas !! ( i had to say it..

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