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Sportsfriends narrowly gets funded on Kickstarter


Score one for local multiplayer

As of just a few days ago, it seemed very possible that Sportsfriends -- the multiplayer-focused, four-game compendium that includes Johann Sebastian Joust, BaraBariBall, Super Pole Riders, and Hokra -- wouldn't be able to meet its $150,000 goal on Kickstarter. Thankfully, the campaign pulled through and was funded today.

I had expected this to garner more support than it did based on how passionate some people have been about these games (J.S. Joust, in particular) and the pretty solid list of supported platforms (PlayStation 3, Windows, Mac, and Linux). Not that it particularly matters now, but it was interesting to see this all play out. You did it, folks.

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On Destructoid: Sportsfriends   (12)   From our game database:

  • Review: Sportsfriends - Chris Carter
  • Sportsfriends brings four local multiplayer games to PS3 and PS4 in May - Jordan Devore
  • In BaraBariBall you lose your balls when you jump - Steven Hansen
  • Sportsfriends sees slight delay, PC version coming sooner - Steven Hansen
  • Sportsfriends is also coming to PlayStation 4 - Jordan Devore
  • PAX Prime's Indie MEGABOOTH will have more than 80 games - Darren Nakamura
  • Sportsfriends narrowly gets funded on Kickstarter - Jordan Devore
  • J.S. Joust and three others team up for Sportsfriends - Jordan Devore
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