Developer Aurogon Shanghai announced that his hand-drawn, 2D-animated action adventure afterimage was 100% financed to Kickstarter and a free playable demo is available on Steam.
Afterimage's Kickstarter campaign exceeded the original financing goal in just 40 hours and is financed with more than 1,100 supporters in a week to 260%. Since the Kickstarter campaign ends on April 21, new Stretch goals will continue to be revealed, which add more content and features to the project to assure the Kickstarter community that AfterImage achieves its full potential when it comes to PC and console this winter appears.
Inspired by legendary Metroidvania games like Castlevania: Symphony of the Night and Ori and The Blind Forest, Afterimage plays in the imaginative world of Engardin. Once a magnificent empire magical life and fantastic beasts, the country was devastated by the folly of human ambition and warfare.
An ominous event has devastated the land and corrupting the souls and behavior of the native species and humans alike.
Go to Renee, a girl who has lost his memory during the big catastrophe, on a journey on which she traced her steps to discover past memories. Explore extensive, interconnected areas, crosses complex platform puzzles and encounters amusing characters that can help Renee on their journey or hinder them.
Discover a spooky beautiful yet dangerous world by using their renee's graceful weapons attacks and spells to defeat threatening and bizarre opponents.
While Renee realizes her lost memories and deeper into this intrusively beautiful, hand-drawn world, she learns new weapons, skills and spells. Fits the talent tree to improve Renees attributes, uses passive skills to enhance fighting techniques, and spontaneously changes the weapons during challenging boss fights. Collects tons of prey and look for lost recipes - Give them the surrounding chefs and they will prepare delicious dishes with unique reinforcements!
Afterimage can be supported on Kickstarter until April 21st. The playable demo is now available on Steam. AfterImage appears in winter 2022 for Windows PC via Steam, Nintendo Switch, Playstation 5, Xbox Series X | S, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.