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DEADSKINS, A Spiritual Quest. Lost pages from the diary of John Dunbar.
Deadskins' podcast-cherry gets popped and mopped by Metal Shark Studio
Description
Release date: August 2015
Welcome!
This game represents the BETA version of DEADSKINS; the Multiplayer game with a Single Player story mode. With the help of your feedback, playtesting and a kickstarter campaign, we'll have it produced by August 2015.

Play the video game as a Native American warrior, possessing powers only known to the Great Spirit. Or choose to play with friends in a crazed, bloodthirsty, zombie war party that unleashes a psychedelic Hell while riding demonic buffalo! This game offers Team Death matches, Capture the Flag, and Horde Mode. Or play the campaign to start harnessing the power of the "spirit world" and begin an epic battle with the ghosts of your ancestors to become the most powerful warrior among your tribe!

Setting:
Deadskins is a work of fantasy set primarily in a fictional Spirit World...
The story begins in a fictitious past of North America. Back in a time when it was primarily inhabited by early natives.

Story:
It centers around a young brave whose tribe has just been massacred by a war party of mysterious origins. Shaman from many tribes come together, to discuss in a great meeting of medicine. Some describe seeing a blue man walking the earth, and wherever he touches, the land becomes sore. While others share visions of a world turned upside down and where everything living falls into the sky. "Our Mother is sick and the Great Spirit seems to wander without purpose".

Using the powers and secrets of your elders, you must journey on a vision quest to repair the Spirit World and heal Mother Earth. Quickly become a warrior and fight a psychedelic battle against a man who has forgotten that he has died. He is a man known as the Dead Skin walker. And his power over the dead, was strong enough to punch a hole through to the land of the living, sending many lost spirits in search of revenge.

Ancestral spirits come under an evil spell and begin to rise from the earth and mount war parties of the Undead. This ravenous group of zombies attack everything they see and they quickly become many like the stars. They are DEADSKINS; a crazed and bloodthirsty tribe of the undead. Mounted on zombie beasts, the demonic warriors begin to cross over to the land of the living and curse all creatures they encounter. You must follow the smell of death and leave it your trail. Everything rests on your shoulders so...
Good Luck!

Gameplay:
Multiplayer/Single player
First Person/3rd Person/Side-Scroller

Inspiration:
Nature, Native American cultures, Halo, "Elephants on Parade" from the movie Dumbo, Geometry Wars, Evil Dead, Jason and the Argonaughts... and spaghetti pulp westerns and EVERYTHING Ennio Morricone!

Support the Kickstarter campaign and pledge! Check out the Awesome Backer Rewards and choose, however, your donations will ONLY be processed if Deadskins reaches it's goal.

Follow the production of Deadskins on FACEBOOK @
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Deadskins/121797331192814

Or visit the homesite @
http://deadskinsgame.com/DeadskinsGame_HOME.html

Please send all inquiries to deadskinsgame@gmail.com
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Feb 25 @ 8:35pm
Let's get this thing KICKSTARTED!
airart
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misspiss666 Jan 31 @ 6:12pm 
Really cool concept!!
The Defiler Jul 22, 2014 @ 9:11pm 
So trippy...
airart Jul 13, 2014 @ 6:41am 
What an amazing looking game, i'm Kickstarting NOW!
jbytz Jul 13, 2014 @ 1:43am 
i hope they feel bad for limiting free speech
[DsGN] Skotino Jul 12, 2014 @ 6:39am 
Imagine if this was made on the Source Engine as well :D
purple buffalo  [author] Jun 13, 2014 @ 12:18am 
E3 was AWESOME! I got face time with around 1,000 people and everyone seemed very enthusiastic and supportive. Thanks everyone!!!
purple buffalo  [author] Jun 8, 2014 @ 2:00am 
Thanks:)
The Pope Apr 24, 2014 @ 1:10am 
congrats on finally getting greenlit!
LiberachiX Apr 11, 2014 @ 11:31pm 
Greenlit yo!
kamillo55855 (GameMiner) Apr 9, 2014 @ 10:42am 
Congratulation Greenlit