Space Quest Spiritual Sequel Gets Fully Funded

Two Guys from Andromeda walk into a bar. The one guy says to the other, "Let's start a Kickstarter to fund a spiritual sequel to the classic Sierra adventure game series, Space Quest." The other guy says "F#@! yeah." Fast forward a number of weeks later and the Guys from Andromeda have managed to pull it off.

Roger Wilco may never fly again, but his spirit will rise from the grave in a new game tentatively titled SpaceVentures. The funding closed at $539,767 – $39,767 above their target goal – with the help of 10,809 backers.

SpaceVenture is described as a sci-fi comedy adventure game that combines "interplanetary exploration, puzzle-solving, and space travel." The game will feature a new goofy space travelling protagonist named Ace Hardway.

You can see the final result on the Kickstarter page.

Source: The Escapist

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    MaskedPixelante says:

    Maybe if they had got funded sooner, some of the development costs could have gone to "buying the rights to Space Quest from Activision."

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