Mega Man has long been known as being one of the giants of 8-bit soundtracks. Capcom composers really were able to dig deep within the machines and pull out some eternally amazing tunes for the original six games of the series. One of those famed composers will now be joining Yacht Club Games on their […]
One of the big developers from WayForward announced last week that he’d formed up a brand new studio with a few other former team members. That studio is Yacht Club Games. Their first project? The deliciously retro Shovel Knight set to release for the PC platform. Our own Ron Duwell expressed that WayForward is one of […]
The team originally asked for only $75,000, putting them at over four times the requested amount. Thanks to completing all of its stretch goals, Yacht Club will launch their full vision of the game with a boss rush mode, gender swaps, four playable characters and achievements.
Frequent updates with character designs, videos and screenshots are what led the small team to successfully raise trust from their 14,749 donators. The team also is made up of former WayForward Technologies developers, specialists is recreating old-school games comparable to Shovel Knight.
If you missed out on the Kickstarter campaign, Yacht Club Games is still taking donations until April 30th through PayPal, and voting is still going on at Steam Greenlight. A blog will soon be set up so donators can follow on the progress.
Be sure to continue following one of the most exciting indie games of the year here at TechnoBuffalo as well. Shovel Knight is being developed for the Nintendo 3DS and Wii U alongside versions for PC, Mac, and Linux.