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[Joystiq] Police Quest 'successor' Kickstarter canceled, moves to its own tiered funding platform

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The Kickstarter campaign for Precinct - pitched as a spiritual successor to the Police Quest series - has handed in its badge and gun. Robert Lindsley, president of Jim Walls Reloaded, told Joystiq that the campaign has been canceled in order to give the developer an opportunity to create a playable pilot version of the game. The motive, Lindsley said, is to allow potential backers to "experience" the vision behind the spiritual successor, rather than use a tech demo video to decide whether the game was worthy of backing.

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I can't even imagine this game coming out now days. You know how many "kids" are going to hate on this because it's too hard for them?
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I've begun not to trust my nostalgia anymore lol(damn you shadowrun!).

13 year old me sits down, and gets handed for the 1st time, Skyrim(or whatever your favorite title/genre is) and Kings Quest II
13(and 35) year old me skips them 5 1/4s down the driveway and proceeds to smash dragons in the face with a giant maul.
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I've begun not to trust my nostalgia anymore lol(damn you shadowrun!).

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13(and 35) year old me skips them 5 1/4s down the driveway and proceeds to smash dragons in the face with a giant maul.

LOL 38 year old me sits down and (actually) rebuilds my 8088 and hauls out the Hero Quest, throw rock, throw rock, throw rock, throw rock.......
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