We have begun migration of most wikis to our new host, Amazon Web Services. All but the top 100 wikis are in read-only mode until the migration is complete. Estimated completion: End of Week.
Dead State’s Kickstarter, http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/70755535/dead-state-the-zombie-survival-rpg, ended successfully on July 5th, 2012 with a total of 10,096 backers and $332,635 raised. This unlocked these stretch goals:
- $180,000 - The Weapon Pack (added these weapons: Tiller, Crossbow, Flare Gun, Bola, Bottle of Acid, Bowie Knife, Repeating Lever-Action Rifle, Antique Revolver, MSG-10 SMG, Nailgun, Crash Axe, Sickle)
- $210k - New Areas (Military Base, Regional Airport, County Fair, Mall)
- $240k - More Attack Animations, 2 New Allies, 2 New Shelter Upgrades
- $260k - More Character Creation Options, More Zombie Variety, Post-Release GameModifiers -
- $300k - The City Area (High risk, high reward), 1 New Ally
- $330k - Animals Added, Dog Allies Added
The “Save one for yourself” usb drive will most likely be 8 GB.
Beta testers will be chosen from the $50+ KS pledge levels. There will be a few dozen slots for testers. They will accept the highest level KS pledges first.