Following the matched financial backing by Storm Isle Productions contact in the gaming industry, they are now being backed by the folks at Tripwire Interactive, an older, established indie studio that has been following their team and progress for a while. They were impressed by the work on Disciples of the Storm and decided to step forward to show support for for their new indie studio, helping push the Kickstarter over $9,000!
Disciples of the Storm is a modern re-imagining of the classic RTS game Netstorm: Islands at War. Disciples of the Storm gives players a fast-pace RTS that pits them against each other in a complex and strategic battle of fantastic beasts, machines and magic. Players will gain territory of shattered, floating islands as they seek to capture and slay the enemy tribe’s high priest while advancing their tribe toward their goal of total domination in an attempt to appease their god.
WITH 29 DAYS LEFT Storm Isle is still in need of funding to finish developing their spiritual successor of Netstorm: Island at War. You can help support the game here.
Source: Press Release