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Shadowrun Online Kickstarter Homestretch

The Kickstarter Campaign for Shadowrun Online concludes in under 24 hours, and Cliffhanger Productions' cross-platform action game needs to raise about 80 grand in that time to reach its funding goals. There's also a new trailer showing off the game's character creation system. Here's the last minute pitch for support:

Says Jan Wagner, co-founder of Cliffhanger Productions: ‘The project has been the subject of some controversy amongst players, but we have tried to address the questions and concerns of the fans. There were some misconceptions based on our initial presentation, but we have made a point of engaging people directly and explaining to them the ambitious concept behind our game. In these last days on Kickstarter we have seen an overwhelmingly positive feedback for our new video and gameplay concepts. We are really unbelievably grateful for the enthusiastic community, which has grown around the campaign. I want to invite everyone who is skeptical to risk a second look at our Kickstarter page and see the rich potential the game has to offer. It is just a click away and it could mean the difference between seeing this project created or not. We call on all Shadowrun fans to help us make this game happen!’

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5. Re: Shadowrun Online Kickstarter Homestretch Aug 13, 2012, 22:51 Jerykk
I actually thought the prototype videos looked pretty cool. However, I'm not a big fan of MMOs and the business plan doesn't inspire much faith. If you pay $25, you don't have to pay any microtransactions for the original campaign. But how much content will that campaign actually have? They've stated that they will release additional campaigns further down the road, with each costing ~$40-50. Until I know how much content will be in the OC, I'm not willing to lay down $25.  
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