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AdventureX 2017 - Dates & Kickstarter
« on: 08 Jul 2017, 14:00 »

AdventureX will be returning to London on the 11th & 12th of November 2017. Yay! We have launched a Kickstarter Campaign to help AdventureX keep growing. Please share the campaign & support us if you can.


Now in its 7th year, AdventureX is a free event bringing together developers & gamers with a passion for interactive storytelling. AdventureX was founded by Mark Lovegrove (m0ds). This year it is being run by Tom Cole (theSynapse) Rebecca McCarthy (Azure) and me.

We're in the process of booking Special Guests. So far, we look forward to welcoming:
  • Jon Ingold (80 Days, Sorcery!)
  • Rolf Saxon (voice of Broken Sword's George Stobbart)
  • Dave Gilbert (Mysterious Benefactor)
  • Doug Cockle (voice of Geralt of Rivia, the Witcher Series)
Speakers and schedule subject to change.

Applications for exhibitors / speakers / volunteers are now open:

There are two important changes for 2017:

  • We are offering a limited edition Guest List reward, which guarantees entry to people who arrive before 12pm. This is mainly to make sure people who've travelled a long way don't get turned away at the door. However, we will still reserve spaces on the door for people who turn up early and join the queue. We think this is the best way of keeping things free and fair.
  • We are asking would-be exhibitors to submit a demo with their applications. We don't expect the demos to be 100% polished and ready for public consumption, but we need to be sure that your amazing game concept is more than just a concept.

I look forward to seeing as many of you as possible at AdventureX 2017!

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Re: AdventureX 2017 - Dates & Kickstarter
« Reply #1 on: 08 Jul 2017, 14:10 »
Backed! :cool: Hoping to attend again this year too, but not sure I'll make it yet :undecided:
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Re: AdventureX 2017 - Dates & Kickstarter
« Reply #2 on: 08 Jul 2017, 14:58 »
Backed, applied as a speaker, and attending! :D
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Re: AdventureX 2017 - Dates & Kickstarter
« Reply #3 on: 09 Jul 2017, 17:36 »
Clifftop Games and Faravid Interactive are now proud sponsors of Adventure X, and we will also attend to showcase our game Whispers of a Machine.

And me and Joel will hang around and socialize and stuff!

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Re: AdventureX 2017 - Dates & Kickstarter
« Reply #4 on: 09 Jul 2017, 17:51 »
Won't be able to make it this year :( but hopefully I can catch the live streams!

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Re: AdventureX 2017 - Dates & Kickstarter
« Reply #5 on: 09 Jul 2017, 20:16 »
It would appear that you have already passed your funding target!! :cheesy:  Any stretch goals?
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Re: AdventureX 2017 - Dates & Kickstarter
« Reply #6 on: 10 Jul 2017, 07:36 »
Awesome news!
Sadly, I won't be able to make it this year. Is there going to be a live stream?

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Re: AdventureX 2017 - Dates & Kickstarter
« Reply #7 on: 10 Jul 2017, 11:39 »
Clifftop Games and Faravid Interactive are now proud sponsors of Adventure X, and we will also attend to showcase our game Whispers of a Machine.

And me and Joel will hang around and socialize and stuff!


Yup, happy to sponsor and attend, I'm sure it will be a blast as always! :)

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Re: AdventureX 2017 - Dates & Kickstarter
« Reply #8 on: 10 Jul 2017, 12:14 »
The stretch goals are coming soon. Frankly, we didn't expect to hit the target this quickly and I didn't have the graphic ready. I'm pretty sure there will be a livestream, because we've probably already hit the stretch goal for it!

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Re: AdventureX 2017 - Dates & Kickstarter
« Reply #9 on: 14 Aug 2017, 13:13 »
Very well done reaching your goal and way beyond! I'm wondering, have you considered bringing back the charity fund-raising element? And, if there are capacity issues (just reflecting on some comments I've seen about the place and, well, your own media statements about first come first served), what is stopping you from opening up the larger lecture hall? Just curious :)