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Gameblox game Pier Solar Announces HD and affixed in a crowd finaciamento ¨ ¨
If you are ¨ or ¨ the old fan of RPGs, it may even have another Mega Drive, but will want to dig ¨ ¨ ¨ playing some for Pier Solar ¨. Pier Solar is an RPG run by a Brazilian Tulio Adriano Cardoso Garcia, in 2010 and released for Mega Drive (!) In the largest cartridge ever released for the platform: 64 MBs. But as the game was only released in cartridge, few Brazilians had a chance to acquire, due to import costs and lack of international card. Still, the game's sales in Brazil were good, beating Canada for example.
Picture of Pier Solar - Complete Story in HD. Alpha.
Now on Sunday, the Acigames Brazil Game World announced a partnership between Brazilian producers to create a national version of the game 100%: Pier Solar ¨ - ¨ Complete Story, in digital format for download and DVD. Based on the mega drive game, the game will not only be a ¨ ¨ port, offering an expanded story, completely recreated in 2D graphics and high definition in Portuguese language, for PC and Mac From gameplay, turns the traditional battles continue present, with a balance even higher.
Original version of Pier Solar - Scenario: house Hoston
However, according to the producer in charge of the game, there is no support from the gaming industry for the game to be financed, so we decided to look for the option crowdfunding (funding or collective crowd): ¨ When it comes to Brazil, unfortunately investors and publishers are only interested in small or mobile social games. There is interest in creating a complete game ¨ ¨ here, despite the thousands of gamers in Brazil. ¨, says Diego Leon, director of Interactive Gameblox.
Main character in the game in HD.
The fundraising will begin on April 16, 2012, when the final design details will be announced as site address, order values, rewards, among others. It is known however that the contributions start at $ 15.00, which entitles you to receive the digital version of PC game. There will also be a special edition DVD and cartridge containing, in a special packaging.
If the project is funded, will be the first RPG directed and produced by Brazilian digital media and physical, and inaugurate a new model for achieving national projects.
- ¨ This fundraising is not just a way to fund the project, but also to show the market that create complete games in Brazil is a viable business. On the other hand, Brazilians are not investing in the project, perhaps an indication that unfortunately, investors are right. ¨ - complete Diego.