Developers Aurogon Shanghai announced that the hand-drawn 2D animated action adventure Afterimage now 100% funded on Kickstarter. Campaign Afterimage on Kickstarter surpassed the original funding goal in just 40 hours and is now over 260% funded with over 1,100 supporters in one week. As the Kickstarter Campaign Ends April 21new goals will be revealed, adding more content and features to the project, reassuring the Kickstarter community that Afterimage is reaching its full potential when it launches this winter on PC and consoles.
Inspired by legendary Metroidvania games such as Castlevania: Symphony Of The Night and Ori and the Blind Forest, Afterimage takes place in the fantasy world of Engardine. The once glorious realm of fairy life and fantastic beasts has been ravaged by the frenzy of human ambition and war. A catastrophic event destroyed the land, corrupting the souls and behavior of native species and people.
Embark on a journey as Rene, a girl who lost her memory during a great catastrophe, and retrace your steps to uncover past memories. Explore vast interconnected areas, overcome challenging platforming puzzles, and meet fun characters that can help or hinder Rene’s journey. Discover a mesmerizingly beautiful yet dangerous world, using René’s graceful weapon attacks and magic spells to defeat fearsome and bizarre enemies.
Afterimage will release in Winter 2022 on Windows PCs on Steam, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. A playable demo is available on Steam.