Shantae: Half-Genie Hero hits Kickstarter goal

Tuesday, 24 September 2013 00:25 GMT By Brenna Hillier

Wayforward Technologies has been successful in crowdfunding $400,000 for Shantae: Half-Genie Hero. The retro-inspired platformer is coming to PC, PlayStation 3, PS4, Wii U, Xbox 360 and Xbox One, as well as Vita and Vita TV. Wayforward was assisted in the development of both its recent Shantae games by Inti Creates, the developer of Mighty No. 9 and Mega Man. The Kickstarter campaign has ten days remaining and Wayforward has set a number of stretch goals.