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A rogue-lite that aims to quench the community's thirst for a title that properly balances survival mechanics with fulfilling gameplay.
A rogue-lite that aims to quench the community's thirst for a title that properly balances survival mechanics with fulfilling gameplay.
5,452 backers pledged CA$ 285,784 to help bring this project to life.
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    Pledge CA$ 10 or more About $8

    "It's alive!"

    Stay connected, and get the latest updates on Dead Matter!

    Your support means the world to us. Seriously.

    Includes:
    • Digital Wallpaper Pack
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    Pledge CA$ 30 or more About US$ 23

    "This is no dream!"

    Includes one Steam key for Dead Matter, date of delivery to be announced. Closed Alpha access for you and a friend.

    Your support means the world to us. Seriously.

    Includes:
    • Redeemable Steam Key for your copy of Dead Matter.
    • Closed Alpha Access (delivery TBA)
    • Digital Soundtrack
    • Digital Wallpaper Pack
    • Your name in the backer section of the credits.
    • Our honest eternal gratitude.
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    Pledge CA$ 50 or more About US$ 39

    "We all float down here."

    Includes two Steam keys for Dead Matter - date to be announced - for you and one friend. Closed Alpha access included.

    Your support means the world to us. Seriously.

    Includes:
    • Redeemable Steam Key for your copy of Dead Matter.
    • Closed Alpha Access (delivery TBA)
    • Digital Soundtrack
    • Digital Wallpaper Pack
    • Your name in the backer section of the credits.
    • Our honest eternal gratitude.
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    772 backers
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    Pledge CA$ 80 or more About US$ 61

    "How's that for a slice of fried gold?"

    For the true survivalist duo. Includes two Steam keys for Dead Matter - date to be announced - for you and one friend, closed alpha access included. You'll receive two codes for your armoured hazmat suit and you'll both receive a special badge on our forums.

    Your support means the world to us. Seriously.

    Includes:
    • Redeemable Steam Key for your copy of Dead Matter.
    • Closed Alpha Access (delivery TBA)
    • Armored Hazmat Suit Crafting Recipe. (Unique to backers!)
    • Special badge on our forum!
    • Digital Soundtrack
    • Digital Wallpaper Pack
    • Your name in the backer section of the credits.
    • Our honest eternal gratitude.
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    Limited 430 backers
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    Pledge CA$ 100 or more About US$ 77

    "This calls for divine intervention!"

    Includes four Steam keys for Dead Matter - date to be announced. Closed Alpha access included.

    Your support means the world to us. Seriously.

    Includes:
    • Redeemable Steam Key for your copy of Dead Matter.
    • Closed Alpha Access (delivery TBA)
    • Digital Soundtrack
    • Digital Wallpaper Pack
    • Our honest eternal gratitude.
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    128 backers
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    Pledge CA$ 120 or more About US$ 92

    "The devil is amongst us."

    Includes one Steam key for Dead Matter, date of delivery to be announced. Closed Alpha access included for you and 4 friends!

    You'll also be given the opportunity to have one of our many roads named after you or named something of your choosing (within reason.)

    Your support means the world to us. Seriously.

    Includes:
    • Opportunity to have a road named after you in-game!
    • Armored Hazmat Suit Crafting Recipe. (Unique to backers!)
    • Redeemable Steam Key for your copy of Dead Matter.
    • Closed Alpha Access (delivery TBA)
    • Digital Soundtrack
    • Digital Wallpaper Pack
    • Special badge on our forum!
    • Your name in the backer section of the credits.
    • Our honest eternal gratitude.
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    Limited 144 backers
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    Pledge CA$ 250 or more About $191

    "Your mother ate my dog!"

    Includes one Steam key for Dead Matter, date of delivery to be announced. Closed Alpha access included for you and 8 friends!

    You'll also be given the opportunity to have an entire section of a highway named after you! Players that are completely new and seasoned veterans will know your name. If you don't want them to know your name, you may pick any different name (within reason).

    Your support means the world to us. Seriously.

    Includes:
    • We'll work with you to name a section of highway!
    • Armored Hazmat Suit Crafting Recipe. (Unique to backers!)
    • Redeemable Steam Key for your copy of Dead Matter.
    • Closed Alpha Access (delivery TBA)
    • Digital Soundtrack
    • Digital Wallpaper Pack
    • Special badge on our forum!
    • Your name in the backer section of the credits.
    • Our honest eternal gratitude.
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    Limited 25 backers
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    Pledge CA$ 350 or more About $267

    "You are who you eat!"

    We'll work with you to name a town hall, school, or hospital after you or something of your choosing (within reason.)

    Includes ten Steam keys for Dead Matter, date of delivery to be announced. Closed Alpha access for ten friends included.

    Includes:
    • We'll work with you to name a special building in our game!
    • 10× Redeemable Steam Key for your copy of Dead Matter.
    • 10× Closed Alpha Access (delivery TBA)
    • Digital Wallpaper Pack
    • Digital Soundtrack
    • Our honest eternal gratitude.
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    Limited 28 backers
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    Pledge CA$ 500 or more About $381

    "They're coming to get you, Barbara!"

    We'll place a word or phrase of your choosing (within reason) on a product, billboard, poster, graffiti, or advertisement somewhere within the game!

    Includes ten Steam keys for Dead Matter, date of delivery to be announced. Closed Alpha access included.

    Your support means the world to us. Seriously.

    Includes:
    • We'll work with you to place a word or phrase within the game!
    • Special badge on our forum!
    • Receive a special mention in the credits!
    • 10× Redeemable Steam Key for your copy of Dead Matter.
    • 10× Closed Alpha Access (delivery TBA)
    • Digital Soundtrack
    • Digital Wallpaper Pack
    • Our honest eternal gratitude.
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    Limited 5 backers
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    Pledge CA$ 1,500 or more About $1,143

    "This... is my BOOMSTICK!"

    We'll work with you to craft a unique weapon OR article of clothing that will spawn at random throughout the world, as well as a crafting recipe unique to your Steam account.

    You will also have a one of a kind skin for your item that you can apply via the appropriate crafting bench.

    Design and power will be restricted to levels we deem reasonable for fair gameplay.

    Includes twenty-five Steam keys for Dead Matter, date of delivery to be announced.

    You'll also receive a special mention in the credits!

    Your support means the world to us. Seriously.

    Includes:
    • We'll work with you to design a weapon or an article of clothing!
    • Receive an extra special mention in the credits!
    • 25× Redeemable Steam Key for your copy of Dead Matter.
    • 25× Closed Alpha Access (delivery TBA)
    • Digital Soundtrack
    • Digital Wallpaper Pack
    • Our honest eternal gratitude.
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    Pledge CA$ 2,000 or more About $1,524

    "They are restless tonight."

    You'll send us a hi-res photo of yourself and we'll work you, along with any requested text (within reason), into the game on a product, billboard, poster, graffiti, or advertisement, etc.

    Includes thirty Steam keys for Dead Matter, date of delivery to be announced.

    You'll also receive a special mention in the credits!

    Your support means the world to us. Seriously.

    Includes:
    • We'll work with you to place your image in the game!
    • Receive an extra special mention in the credits!
    • 30× Redeemable Steam Key for your copy of Dead Matter.
    • 30× Closed Alpha Access (delivery TBA)
    • Digital Soundtrack
    • Digital Wallpaper Pack
    • Our honest eternal gratitude.
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    Pledge CA$ 2,500 or more About $1,905

    "You made us... things!"

    You'll send us a hi-res photo of yourself and we'll work you into the game as a limited NPC or zombie.

    -OR-

    You'll send us a hi-res photo of yourself and we'll immortalize you (or something of your choosing) into the game as a statue, with any text of your choosing (within reason.)

    Includes thirty-five Steam keys for Dead Matter, date of delivery to be announced.

    Your support means the world to us. Seriously.

    Includes:
    • We'll immortalize you within our game with a statue or NPC!
    • Receive an extra special mention in the credits!
    • 35× Redeemable Steam Key for your copy of Dead Matter.
    • 35× Closed Alpha Access (delivery TBA)
    • Digital Soundtrack
    • Digital Wallpaper Pack
    • Our honest eternal gratitude.
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    Limited 1 backer
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    Pledge CA$ 5,000 or more About $3,810

    "One of us! One of us!"

    You'll receive a "Producer" mention in the credits of our game and, depending on availability, receive any of the desired aforementioned rewards.

    You'll also be invited to join us for our launch party, where you can meet with the project head and other key members of the team to discuss whatever you'd like. (Must be able to travel to Calgary, Alberta.)

    We'll also include 50 copies of the game to do with as you please.

    Includes:
    • "Producer" credit!
    • Any of the desired available perks before this!
    • An invitation to our launch party in Calgary, Alberta!
    • 50× Redeemable Steam Key for your copy of Dead Matter.
    • 50× Closed Alpha Access (delivery TBA)
    • Our honest eternal gratitude.
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    Pledge CA$ 25 or more About $20

    "This is no dream!" - EARLY BIRD

    Includes one Steam key for Dead Matter, date of delivery to be announced. Closed Alpha access included.

    Your support means the world to us. Seriously.

    Includes:
    • Redeemable Steam Key for your copy of Dead Matter.
    • Closed Alpha Access (delivery TBA)
    • Digital Soundtrack
    • Digital Wallpaper Pack
    • Your name in the backer section of the credits.
    • Our honest eternal gratitude.
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    Reward no longer available 250 backers
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    Pledge CA$ 40 or more About US$ 31

    "The blackest eyes," - EARLY BIRD

    Includes one Steam key for Dead Matter, date of delivery to be announced. Closed Alpha access included for you and a friend.

    Your support means the world to us. Seriously.

    Includes:
    • Redeemable Steam Key for your copy of Dead Matter.
    • Closed Alpha Access (delivery TBA)
    • Digital Soundtrack
    • Digital Wallpaper Pack
    • Armored Hazmat Suit Crafting Recipe. (Unique to backers!)
    • Special badge on our forum!
    • Your name in the backer section of the credits.
    • Our honest eternal gratitude.
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    Reward no longer available 100 backers
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    Pledge CA$ 45 or more About US$ 35

    "The blackest eyes,"

    Includes one Steam key for Dead Matter, date of delivery to be announced. Closed Alpha access included for you and a friend.

    Your support means the world to us. Seriously.

    Includes:
    • Redeemable Steam Key for your copy of Dead Matter.
    • Closed Alpha Access (delivery TBA)
    • Digital Soundtrack
    • Digital Wallpaper Pack
    • Armored Hazmat Suit Crafting Recipe. (Unique to backers!)
    • Special badge on our forum!
    • Your name in the backer section of the credits.
    • Our honest eternal gratitude.
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    Reward no longer available 1,000 backers
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    Pledge CA$ 70 or more About $54

    "It gets up and kills!"

    We'll immortalize your name (or a reasonable name of your choosing) on a random park bench!

    Also includes one Steam key for Dead Matter, date of delivery to be announced. Closed Alpha access included.

    Your support means the world to us. Seriously.

    Includes:
    • Redeemable Steam Key for your copy of Dead Matter.
    • Closed Alpha Access (delivery TBA)
    • Digital Soundtrack
    • Digital Wallpaper Pack
    • Armored Hazmat Suit Crafting Recipe. (Unique to backers!)
    • Your name immortalized on a random park bench!
    • Special badge on our forum!
    • Your name in the backer section of the credits.
    • Our honest eternal gratitude.
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    Estimated delivery
    Reward no longer available 250 backers
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    Pledge CA$ 500 or more About $381

    "You're saying we're dead?"

    We'll work with you to name an entire town after you or something of your choosing (within reason.)

    Includes ten Steam keys for Dead Matter, date of delivery to be announced. Closed Alpha access for ten friends included.

    Your support means the world to us. Seriously.

    Includes:
    • We'll work with you to name an entire town!
    • Receive a special mention in the credits!
    • 10× Redeemable Steam Key for your copy of Dead Matter.
    • 10× Closed Alpha Access (delivery TBA)
    • Digital Soundtrack
    • Digital Wallpaper Pack
    • Our honest eternal gratitude.
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    Reward no longer available 25 backers
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