I have been irresponsible about my communication and I’ve neglected to update this in awhile. I have not given up on the project, but life happened.... Read more
Battle System Update
The past month and a half has seen the Bit Bonton team hard at work revising the combat system in Americana Dawn in accordance with your feedback and our own... Read more
Battle System & Steam Greenlight
We're on Steam! Onto more game news ... the battle system.
We’ve spent a lot of time refining the turn based battles in Americana Dawn. Our goal was to create... Read more
Music, Plotlines, Characters
Sam (shnabubula/lead composer) and I sat down to discuss about the characters, various plot themes and the music behind Americana Dawn. We have some lovely improv piano playing in... Read more
Trailer, Steam Greenlight and Other Things
Americana Dawn is up on Steam Greenlight! Please help us out here: http://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=343291594
As stated last month, we re-launched a fundraiser; however, I do not expect anyone here to... Read more
"Civilized Folk" and QA
We apologize for forgetting to include a link to Shnabubula’s fundraiser arrangement album of Americana Dawn’s original soundtrack. Come stop by for a listen here on his Bandcamp page: http://shnabubula.bandcamp.com/album/americana-dawn-civilized-folk ... Read more
Development on Americana Dawn has been a difficult road, but it is going stronger than ever. In the fall of 2012, there were major development issues which concluded with the... Read more
Someone raised my attention that there has not been an update on another site, which was odd because I remember posting one up a few weeks ago asking for beta-testers... Read more
For the past few months, we have been developing an engine to open much more possibilities, such as cross-platforming in order to reach a larger audience. It has been a... Read more
Scheduled short demo approximately in April. Have been hard at work on our engine, "'Banana Slug."
Here are some tracks and concept art.
And below is a preview of some old work. Was staying in my friend’s truck for awhile, finally back to work with proper lodging. Trying to find... Read more
Hello! We here at Americana Dawn present our Official Americana Dawn Facebook page! Here you can access art, news, screenshots, music, videos, or just talk about Americana Dawn with us!... Read more
I have updated the media section, and will continue to do so. It has been a rough time, since in order to afford the character models, backgrounds artwork and illustrations;... Read more
Art & Music
Or link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cdMzKWw9raQ&feature=plcp
Illustrations for this game were by Juri Hayasaka Chinchilla (jurithedreamer), using a style that mixes traditional art (utilizing pencils, crayons, paper texture) and digital tools to create... Read more
Rewards Information, New Graphics, New Audio
I stayed up until 5 AM the other day collected everyone’s NPC lines. If you donated and have not heard back from me, or have not checked your e-mail or... Read more
I am going to be playing around with a prototype of the war system.
As you see, I’ve been updating the graphics. Kind of crazy, I didn’t know Tidewater Virginia... Read more
Ugh ... so many sprites to input. Since all of the frames are inputted into the system by hand, it is really annoying. I don't have an edit that easily... Read more
I updated the character art.
In my head, I always wanted the main cast to look at least in their mid-twenties to mid-thirties. I'm usually not too fond of... Read more
Where I post updates
I posts in that blog up there for updates ... and it is almost daily. I fixed the running animation that seemed to bug so many people, haha.
Wow ... I dunno what to say. Thank you so much to everyone who backed this! Right now I am trying to set up a separate e-mail account for everyone to submit... Read more
Since KickStarter doesn't allow embedding ... Here is the link:
I also fixed the main website. It still needs to be updated but I am getting there ...
Sorry for the slow responses. I'm smack-dab in the middle of finals week and it isn't pretty.
Wow ... I am really honored that so many people decided to support... Read more
What does the fantasy aspect of this game entail?
A good question. The problem with using a human character was I would have to conceive a person who could witness... Read more
I just realized I never specified how the money is being used! I should clarify. First the game is freeware. So far, the money used to fund it was mostly... Read more
Hi. I recently made a new video for this.
Project teaser trailer released! Enjoy!