Ready, set, go: One of the industry's most notorious developers has launched a Kickstarter campaign
to raise $800,000 or more for Pantheon: Rise of the Fallen
head Brad McQuaid's
super-secret project is labeled as "a group-focused MMORPG based on challenging gameplay and open world high fantasy." Pantheon
takes place in a world where both gods and heroes roam and where players will be on a quest to reclaim their lost glory and power.
According to the feature list, Pantheon
will have a heavy social focus, an open and non-linear world, the ability to customize your class by "bonding with the spirits of fallen warriors," action combat, an emphasis on travel instead of instant ports, exploration as part of character development, and "designed downtime" as part of the game experience.
While McQuaid is asking for $800,000 to add more employees and fund development of the game, his stretch goals continue to the $6.7 million mark. Will you help pony up the $3.2 million needed for a Bard class