Full Control Needs $81,000 to Successfully Crowdfund the
Godfather of Turn-Based Action
May 21st, 2013, Copenhagen, Denmark - With 60 hours to go Danish independent studio Full Control are in the homestretch of the Jagged Alliance: Flashback
Kickstarter campaign, that will reset the franchise to the core tactical turn-based action of the original games. Full Control have currently raised over $269,000 toward their $350,000 target and have 60 hours to raise the remaining funds to insure that Jagged Alliance: Flashback becomes a reality.
“We have been blown away by the support of both the Jagged Allianc e community and modders since we started the Kickstarter campaign,” said Thomas Lund, CEO of Full Control, “We have 60 hours left to raise the remaining funds so we can turn what has been a concept into a full fledged release that will stand up to the classic turn based-action of the originals”.
Full Control have also released a developer video commentary on the downloadable diorama gameplay scene that was released last week, depicting a combat scenario set in the jungle and ancient ruins of the fictional Caribbean Island of San Christobal. The gameplay scene shows the community the look and style of Full Control’s planned reset for the cult turn-based franchise. To download the developer video commentary scene please visit here, or view on Youtube here.
Set in the late-1980’s on the fictional Caribbean Island of San Christobal, Jagged Alliance: Flashback transports players back in time to the cold war era. The island will hold many hidden secrets, humorous stories and hostile environments, which makes a perfect setting for a fun and challenging game with lots of twists and turns.
Gameplay features will emphasize the core pillars that made the original games great: deep strategy, thrilling action and character RPG elements. The Kickstarter campaign gives the fans the opportunity to determine the scope and scale of Jagged Alliance: Flashback, directly influence the shape of the game and participate during its development. Pledges beyond the funding goal of $350,000 will kick off new stretch goals to expand the core game by adding content and gameplay features.
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History of the Jagged Alliance Franchise:
Jagged Alliance was first released in 1994 and is still counted as one the best turn based strategy games of its time. After the release of Jagged Alliance 2 in 1999 the series slipped back into the cold war and received a reboot in 2010 with Jagged Alliance – Back in Action, which received mixed reactions from the community and press after its departure from turn-based action gameplay. Full Control plan to reset the franchise with the launch of Jagged Alliance: Flashback through Kickstarter.
About Full Control
Full Control is a small independent studio based in Copenhagen, Denmark. Over the years they have specialized in the genre of turn-based strategy games and have several productions in their portfolio: Their current project is a turn-based videogame adaptation of the hugely popular Warhammer 40k title “Space Hulk”.