Shantae fully funded on Kickstarter
Shantae: Half-Genie Hero has raised over $421,000 on Kickstarter, meeting its crowdfunding goal with more than a week to spare.
In response to the early success, WayForward revealed alternate playable heroes and a new chapter as additional stretch goals at the $900,000 and $1 million marks, respectively. At $500,000, gamers can play as Risky Boots, Shantae's arch-nemesis.
Half-Genie Hero is slated for Wii U, PlayStation 3, PS4, Vita, Vita TV, Xbox 360, Xbox One, and PC.