The Flame in the Flood, a glorious-sounding rogue-like from a team of former BioShock developers, has hit its funding goal on Kickstarter.
The Flame in the Flood has attracted over 5,500 backers who have collectively pledged more than $180,000. That’s well over the project’s $150,000 goal, and 16 days remain on the clock.
Stretch goals have been announced and one – German, French and Spanish localisations – has already been achieved. Future goals include raft customisation, a PS4 port, and an endless mode, with more to be announced.
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The Flame in The Flood is set in the backwaters of North America in a vaguely post-apocalyptic society. Players travel a procedurally-generated river, gathering resources, crafting, avoiding illnesses and adapting to the AI ecology.
Developer The Molasses Flood is staffed by veterans of Irrational Games and Harmonix, among others.