HYPER LIGHT DRIFTER!
Claiming influences from A Link to the Past, Diablo, and Miyazaki films, Hyper Light Drifter is a 2D action RPG being developed by Heart Machines, an L.A. based studio. Headed up by illustrator Alex Preston, Heart Machines also includes Samurai Gunn dev Beau Blyth, Fez composer Disaster Piece, and musician Baths. The group has launched a Kickstarter to fund the game, and have managed to reach their $27,000 goal in less than a day. Here’s the pitch video:
Hyper Light Drifter is planned for a mid-2014 release on PCs.