Apocalypse Now’s videogame adaptation isn’t going to make it on Kickstarter, so the crew behind it are in search of funding privately.
The Kickstarter for the challenge, which guarantees a sport “like Fallout: New Vegas on acid in Vietnam”, has introduced in $172,599 as of writing. It’s aiming for $900,000, with 9 days left to go. In different phrases, it’s not going to make it.
“We’re making a first-person perspective survival and horror roleplaying game”, the Kickstarter guarantees. The drawback may very well be, in fact, that the intense, harrowing film doesn’t essentially appear to be one that can translate properly to a videogame, regardless of what number of references to it Spec Ops: The Line managed to cram in.
In an update, the crew at Erebus LLC has introduced that their crowdfunding is shifting to a dedicated site, and that present backers shall be eligible for a tier improve with their pledges. The new devoted web site options extra screens and particulars, and pledge ranges that go all the best way as much as $1 million (“estimated retail value: $3 million”).
The sport is now in search of far extra money as properly: $5.9 million. They’re accepting funding for 460 days.
The sport is ready to observe the identical plot because the movie: as Willard, it’s essential seek out and kill Kurtz. Whether or not it’ll embody that unnecessarily lengthy bit from the Redux model on the French plantation stays to be seen.
Apocalypse Now is aiming for a October 2020 launch date.