Gato Studio is ecstatic to announce that their Kickstarter campaign for the time-travelling, fantasy RPG, The Waylanders has been fully funded at $150,000! The Gato team is now preparing to dive headfirst into development bringing to life all the visions their generous backers supported. Not only that, they've added in some new stretch goals for backers to unlock in the last two days of the campaign.
The Waylenders reach its goal on Kickstarter
Over the course of the campaign, Emily Grace Buck (formerly of Telltale Games) was freed from the shackles of her $200,000 stretch goal and added to The Waylanders' team as a vital part of the script team focusing on companions and relationships. Also unlocked over the campaign so far, the addition of German accompanying the already announced English, Spanish, and Galician languages with more intended to be added down the road. New stretch goals just announced include a brand new in-game scenario and three possible new companions. Important characters that can join your party, companions are additions you can have close relations with that will provide hours more of gameplay with their own characters quests. The closer you become with them, the more quests you get and the more important your companions become in the gameplay experience. See the new stretch goals below;
- New Scenario - Aunes Island ($160,000)
- New Companion - Heraklios ($180,000)
- New Companion - Mal ($200,000)
- New Companion - Khaldun ($220.000)