Alpha Milestone + Developer Access
We've pushed a new build of our started-before-the-dawn-of-time adventure game project that almost killed everyone involved... I mean Thunderbeam! It's currently capped off before the crashy bits start so it's... Read more
Thunderbeam Update, March 5th
Hey Gang, when last we spoke we were at the threshold of a pretty exciting upsurge of productivity on a game project that by most standards is getting... Read more
February quickie update
Hello again, Thunderbeam backers. It's been way too long since we have posted an update, but it's been a pretty gray slog of a winter for the project. Work continues... Read more
Update September 7th
Hello again everyone, here's a quick peek at what's new in Thunderbeam.
We've started working on some planet-side landscapes, so there's quite a bit of new artwork. Also, you... Read more
Update, May 5th
Hey gang, It's been a while since there's been an update. Guess what? Here's a big update!
Instead of crossing your eyes over a big chunk of text full of... Read more
Hey gang, just when you were thinking, "Whatever happened to that Thunderbeam game," here we are, cranking away. September was an incredibly busy month with the Fantastic Arcade event that... Read more
Rachel Morris NYU Game Center prints
Hey gang, I'll post another Thunderbeam update soon (we've had a great last couple of weeks of development!) but I just wanted to post a quick update about one of... Read more
The Finish Line
We closed out the fundraiser in style, with some strong last minute contributions and a bunch of new backers. Thanks again, everyone. We can't wait to put the funds to... Read more
We Did It!!
Tonight we sailed past our initial goal, with over a week to spare- a more than generous backing from the mysterious Wayne Foundation pushed us well into the black. Now... Read more
Shooting new footage
Check out this Austin Chronicle article about our pal Bob, and his awesome new animation toolkit for the Nintendo DSi: Inchworm Animation.
I've known Bob for about twelve years, and... Read more
So, I hinted at it before, but not everything in the game is from that alternate-future that designers and science fiction purveyors envisioned in the 1970's. The four protagonists, (prefects... Read more
We just got our first Thunderbeam Partner, pushing us to the halfway mark with 21 days still to go! This is huge- and we can't say enough thanks to our... Read more
Yesterday was a great day for the campaign- we got two new Thunderbeam heroes and added roughly $1500 towards our goal. If we maintain this velocity, I think we've got... Read more
Shirts shirts shirts!
The shirts are here and they look awesome! We were kind of blown away when we picked them up from Bearded Lady. Check them out!
These are real screenprints with... Read more
Yesterday was amazing.
Yesterday was an amazing day for the campaign. After getting boinboinged and kotaku'd in rapid succession, we got a huge boost and doubled our funds. Today, things are naturally slower.... Read more
New Prize- $10 for digital Octopus Project soundtrack and mini-comic!
Just added! 10 dollars gets you a digital copy of the Thunderbeam soundtrack by The Octopus Project (http://theoctopusproject.com) and a downloadable 10 page Thunderbeam mini-comic by artist Pete Toms. ( http://www.ifeelawesome.net/ )... Read more
Welcome to our Kickstarter!
Wow, first official day! (we pulled the trigger quietly last night, and people already started picking up prizes! Thanks guys!) We're really excited to make this strange dream a reality... Read more