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Adrift hits Kickstarter

Risen Games Decides to Crowdfund the Next Game

nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Norwood, MA--- September 24, 2013---Risen Games, one of the newest studios in the Boston area, has announced their next game, Adrift, which is now seeking funding on Kickstarter.

nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Adrift is a unique mix of cooperative play, tower defense, dual-stick shooter, and a little dash of RPG.nbsp; The game pits a team of 1 to 6 players against the hazards of space, including deadly asteroids and roving pirates, which they must repel in order to protect their tiny colony ship.nbsp; With three different classes to choose from and each with their own special weapons and abilities, Adrift is designed with play style customization in mind.nbsp; There are many strategies to the game, for instance, a player can spend all their points on towers and have an ironclad defense, or they can sink them all into their ship and abilities to become a juggernaut themselves.

Check out the trailer here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c2IkMqeIFyI

nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Adrift will be available on PC, Mac, and Linux if successfully funded, and will fully support cross-platform play.

Support Adrift on Kickstarter here:nbsp; http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/arpastorello/adrift-0

About Risen Games

Risen Games was conceived in December of 2012 by longtime friends Adam Pastorello and Riley Brown out of a mutual desire to go independent. With collaborators Ryan LaPlume and Isaiah Gjeltema the team finished their first game in just three months and are now hard at work on their second game, Adrift.

nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Risen Games is an indie game studio in the Boston area with the goal of creating original and addictive games free of ads and micro-transactions.nbsp;Risen Games designs their projects using their own love of gaming to try and create fun experiences for the player every time they sit down to play.nbsp;For more information, please visit www.risen-games.com,lsquo;likersquo; us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/pages/Risen-Games/551805894837304, and follow us on Twitter @RisenGames.

nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; For more info on Risen Games and their releases, please contact us at press@risen-games.com, or visit us online at www.risen-games.com.

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