Kickstarter Weekly Round-up 11/17/2014
That Dragon, Cancer by Ryan Green and Josh Larson
An adventure game that tells the story of a young boy's fight with cancer. Made by the boy's father, it is endearing, hopeful and emotionally raw. Play is exploration based. Available on OUYA, Mac, Windows and Steam.
Clannad: The Official English Release by sekaiproject
A localization of the classic, Japanese visual novel Clannad. Dramatic and touching story about a high school student. Available through Steam. Already funded.
Kelvin and the Infamous Machine by Blyts
Point and click, puzzle adventure game. Humorous tale of a scientist's hapless assistant trying to protect the world from the adverse effects of time travel. Demo available. For Mac, Windows and Linux.
ABBADON by Palmioti and Gray
Set in a gritty town, in the American West during the 1880's. Follows the story of a serial killer and a law man. For mature audiences. Available digitally and in print.
Out of My Head by Jacki Ochs and Susanna Styron
A documentary exploring migraines. It will examine the history, the realities for people who suffer for them and how the modern medical landscape is dealing with them. Digital copy and tickets to theater showings are available. Funded.
Suzanne Ciani: A Life in Waves by Window Pictures
A documentary examining the life and historic contributions of the electronic music pioneer, Suzanne Ciani. Streaming and DVD options available.
Sam & Matt's Teen Zombie Movie by Jesse Suchmann
Project helping two teen boys who are best friends turn their movie into a reality. Includes a documentary following the making of the movie. Digital downloads and physical copies available. Funded.
WoW MoM - A Documentary About Cancer and Gaming by Lauren Fash
Documentary following a grandmother who uses the game World of Warcraft to help get through her battle with cancer. Streaming, digital copies and physical copies available.
Lady Ganga by Frederic Lumiere
Follows the story of Michele, a mother of three diagnosed with late stage cervical cancer as she paddle boards down the Ganges River, attempting to bring awareness of the disease to people throughout India. A touching and educational documentary. Digital downloads and physical copies available.
A project headed by a number of heavy hitters, including Mark Zuckerburg, with the goal of sending out lesson plans and teaching materials focused on computer science to classrooms all over the world.