Kona VR is Out Now
It has been one hell of a ride, but Kona for Virtual Reality has arrived, with support for Oculus, HTC Vive, PSVR and motion controls.
Here is the trailer:
And... Read more
Thanks to All Backers, Kona Is Now Officially Out!
Kona is now officially out! The game not only wouldn’t be a reality, but it wouldn’t be what it is today if it weren’t for you. You... Read more
Hope you enjoyed our new trailer! As you could see, this video announces that Kona will be released digitally on Windows, Mac, Linux, Xbox One and PS4... Read more
New Game Update, Partnership and Release Window
(version français plus bas)Hey everyone!
It’s Friday, and we have good news for your guys!
For starters, a new update is now live on Steam Early Access and... Read more
Help Us Win People's Choice Awards for the Game Connection Development Awards!
Great news! Kona has been nominated for the Game Connection Development Awards in 3 categories:
- Best Desktop/Downloadable
- Best Hardcore Game
- Best Indie Game
As nominees, we also have a... Read more
We Are Going to Spend The Next Months Finishing, Porting and Marketing Kona
Wherever you are in the world, we hope you had as many sunny days as we had here! Unless you’ve been playing Kona the whole time, of... Read more
10,000 Times Thank You!
Today, we are really happy to announce that 10,000 copies of the early access version of Kona have been sold! This includes all backers who claimed their... Read more
Kona Will Be Part of IndieCade @ E3 Showcase
Great news: Kona has been selected to be part of the IndieCade @ E3 Showcase on June 14-16, in Los Angeles!
Known as "the... Read more
Time to Talk About the Game Release
It’s been a while since I (Alex) wrote directly to you guys. Since my brother and colleague took the whole PR and community management flag, I focused... Read more
Voix françaises par Guy Nadon, lancement sur le Humble Store et plus!
Salut tout le monde!
Bonne nouvelle! Les voix pour la version originale française sont disponibles dès aujourd’hui! Elles sont interprétées par l’acteur québécois Guy Nadon. Voici un extrait tiré... Read more
Mac and Linux Versions Out Now!
Kona is now available for Mac and Linux on Steam (soon on GOG), 33% off (on Steam, there’s no “special” label, but it is 33% off the full... Read more
New Gameplay Trailer, Exposure & Next Update
After reading hundreds of comments about last week trailer, we felt that we needed a new video that better shows what the player does in the... Read more
Kona on Steam Early Access Now!
Good news: Kona is now available on Steam Early Access!
You will receive your Steam keys by email soon. If you didn’t receive them within... Read more
Upcoming Update Details and Name Change
A new update is coming soon, which will contain tons of bug fixes, adjustments to the General Store part, wolves and many other awesome improvements. Before we... Read more
Beta Week 3: The Journal
Today’s update includes many things like optimizations and bug fixes. We also present you the first version of the journal, which will be one of the most... Read more
Beta Week 2 : Updates Are Coming!
This week, there will be 2 updates for our beta on GOG. We initially planned to add the journal and Polaroid features today. Unfortunately, some obstacles came our way and... Read more
Kôna: Day One Early Access on GOG's Games in Development Tomorrow!
(Version française plus bas)
For those who missed it, we’ll sum up an email we sent two weeks ago to our backers: since we sold all copies... Read more
Surveys and Closed Beta
We’ve been busy these last few weeks, but here we are with some news and updates on the game!
In our last post, we announced yet... Read more
5 Reasons Why Kôna: Day One Will Be Released on Early Access in January
(Version française plus bas)
First, we’d like to thank you all for your support and your patience with the multiple delays we encountered.
These delays are not... Read more
Follow Up on the Trailer, MIGS 2015 and Updates
In our last update ,we released our official trailer and we’ve had very positive comments. Thanks to media coverage and social networks, it has nearly 18,000 views... Read more
The Official Trailer of Kôna: Day One
Short post this morning. That was the official trailer of Kôna: Day One. Hope you enjoyed!
As always, don't hesitate to comment/ask questions, I'm there for... Read more
It's Been a While, But We've Been Busy!
As previously announced, I was the Community Manager for the project part-time. Now, I’ll be doing that full-time! What does this mean? More updates and more interactions with... Read more
Kôna: Day One
Haven’t heard from us in a while, huh? Sorry about that, we had a lot on our plate for Gamescom, which we attended, and we took some vacation... Read more
Looking for a Seattleite to give us a hand at PAX Prime.
We are preparring a new (and our biggest to date) post with a lot of great news and updates for you guys. In the meantime, we are writing... Read more
Who's Working on Kôna Now (With Pictures and Everything)
First of all, I'd like to thank you all for your comments and messages. They're very important, we build Kôna for you after all!
In this post, I'll... Read more
New Community Manager and Change in Plans (Again)
My name is Jean-Francois Fiset, but you can call me Jeff! I'm the new Community Manager at Parabole and also Alex's brother.
I have my own desk at... Read more
Content Update, PAX East & Vertical Slice Early Access
In today's (big) update on our blog, we cover three things: The new content that has been added into the game since our last post, our trip to... Read more
Pre PAX East Update & Delayed Release
Hey backers and followers!
As you may already know, we got around 115 000$ of funding from the Canadian Media Funds. At first, our plan was to hire two additional... Read more
Statistics Wednesday: Who Backed Kôna?
First of all, happy new year to all of you :D
I hope you enjoyed the holidays as much as I did! During the holidays, I took some... Read more
Quick Update: Survey
Following last week survey, we read all the comments and wrote an article to answer to some of your concerns. The article can be found here on our... Read more
The Journal and the Reconstructions
(this post is also available on our blog here)
At some point in the development of Kôna, we had a character moving around a snowy world, travelling on his trusty... Read more
Surveys, Emails, Blog and Forum
It's been a while, but we are still alive (and working hard on Kôna)! Sorry in advance for the lengthy post :)
There are many things to talk... Read more
This is a quick update to let you know what we are alive and still working on the project.
First of all, we received the Kickstarter money only... Read more
THANK YOU 1,304 TIMES !!!! - MERCI 1304 FOIS!!!!!
TO ALL 1,304 BACKERS: THANK YOU!
À TOUS LES CONTRIBUTEURS: MERCI :D
24 Hours Left!
With 24 hours left and nearly $43K raised, we think it's safe to say this campaign is a success :D
It also means there is still time to... Read more
Kôna has been Greenlit by the community!
It is now official: Kôna has been Greenlit by the Community and will be on Steam once it launches in April 2015 :D
Mise à jour rapide
Kôna... Read more
FUNDED :) + Stretch Goals + PayPal Pre-Orders
WE DID IT!
THANK YOU SO MUCH! While Etienne had some family obligations and could not make it into the video, he his really happy with the campaign success and... Read more
Well... That Escalated Quickly!
Words cannot express our gratitude for your generous support. Our feeling about the campaign passed from "well, we might have to find some other jobs" to "well, we... Read more
We Need Your Help! / Nous avons besoin de votre aide!
Yesterday was a pretty good day! With a lot of people increasing their pledges, we are now approaching 30 000K (75% of our goal) !
Today, we need... Read more
Four days left: Last Push, Consoles and Greenlight
Hey Super Backers!
We are now approaching 70% of our goal with more than 85% of the time now behind us. With four days left, we have to push on... Read more
Day 23 - Editorial Saturday: Create Local, Deploy Global
Good morning to all backers!
For the first part of this update, I (Alex) won't talk on behalf of the Kôna team. Here I go:
Yesterday, I wrote my first... Read more
Day 20 - 500 backers, #28 and 10 000 votes on Steam Greenlight votes + new demo
Hey Backers :)
More than 500 individuals contributed to the campaign so far, raising more than $20 000 in 20 days! We want to thank you all for your support :D.... Read more
Day 16 - DVD copy and digital soundtrack rewards
A quick update to let you know that since the beginning of the campaign, we added two new types of rewards.
The new rewards
Firstly, we added two... Read more
Day 15 - The Wendigo
We have now reached 400 backers! Let's celebrate this with something fresh and new!
In the cold world of Kôna, there is...
While this thing does... Read more
Day 10 - 250 Backers, 5000 Greenlight Votes, Oculus DK2 and Next Week Push
Starting with the least positive news, according to Kicktraq, we are now trending toward 30K$, which equals to 75% of our goal. While it might not be ideal... Read more
Day 7 - Quick Update - Oculus DK1 Support
Good morning everyone!
This is simply a quick update to let you know that our downloadable Atmospheric Demo now supports the Oculus DK1 VR kit.
There is a readme.txt file... Read more
Day 5 - 150+ Backers, 3 000 Greenlight votes and various updates (VR!)
We are now at 156 backers on Kickstarter and almost 3 000 votes on Greenlight! With almostno local or international press. That is amazing ! Thank you... Read more
First of all, thank you all for taking the time to watch our video and back our project :) We really appreciate that!
English Voice Overs
In the... Read more