Author: Max

Community Fashion #13

Hey guys, with the Godot port progressing, it’s time to bring back the backer highlights. This week’s design comes from Kickstarter Backer Shooty, who requested a stylish duck hat. Aside from style, the cap serves a number of practical functions. The bill provides your face with vital shade, keeping sun glare out of your eyes…
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April ’24 Update

Hey guys, It’s time for an update on the game, where it’s currently at and how we’re going to proceed from here. If you followed our previous posts you’ll know that after the issues we’ve had with Unity DOTS, we decided to switch engines in order to fix the instability and constant crashes DOTS was…
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Porting Progress

Hey guys, it’s time for a new progress update. As you know, after our recent Unity issues we’ve made the decision to delay the Early Access release and port the game over to the Godot engine. Since then we’ve been hard at work migrating our codebase from ECS to OOP. Much of the initial workload…
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Road to 1.0

Hey guys, Between our upcoming Next Fest demo and Early Access being barely a month away it’s time we talked about our plans going forward. Our current demo features the core gameplay of Ascent of Ashes: you build, manage your survivors’ needs and work schedules, and send them on expeditions to kindly ask people for…
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Unity Troubles

Hey guys, today we have some not very great, but nonetheless important news about our project. Over the last few months, we’ve been hard at work to create first a demo we can showcase to you guys, and then an Early Access release that may still be far from finished, but nonetheless enjoyable for you…
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Community Fashion #12

Hey guys, this week’s backer requested a full-body robe with inlaid silver circuitry. This creepy outfit is perfect for running your own bionic chop shop out of a ruined basement. We know things can get rough in this line of work, that’s why we use only the highest quality synthetic blends in our clothing, adding…
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Community Fashion #11

Hey guys, this week we have a backer design from Tessa Check, who asked us to create “something cute”, like a 1940’s women’s fedora. With this timeless classic you can bring some Film Noire feeling to your survivor settlement. Perfect for gala events and murder mysteries alike. Just hack some TV heads and rig their…
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Community Fashion #10

Hey guys, today’s backer design comes from Gaery, who requested a cat-eared spacesuit helmet. Combining form with function, this adorable design provides you with a pair of spotlights to highlight all those cosmic horrors you may encounter on your deep space adventures. Though there’s not many functional spacecraft left on Acheron, so your adventures may…
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Progress Update August ’23

Hey guys, We’re another month closer to our Early Access release, lets talk about the progress made since last time. I see you peeking As we mentioned in our previous update, we’ve started work on the line of sight and vision system for the game. This is a pretty major feature and as such it…
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Community Fashion #9

Hey guys, Its time for another backer highlight. This time we have something for all you passionate hunters out there. Backer ShadowX99 requested a trapper hunting hat with ear and neck flaps, to keep your head nice and cozy while stalking deer in colder climates. While hunting on Acheron you may be looking for more…
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