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  Anime RPG where you make your own attacks “WANDER STARS” will launch on Kickstarter October 12
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Independent developer Paper Castle invites players to sign up for their new Kickstarter page for upcoming turn-based RPG with roguelite elements, Wander Stars. Combine words and make your own fighting techniques in a story-driven adventure inspired by classic anime coming to PC and Nintendo Switch. 

Sign up today to be notified when the campaign goes live:

The story of Wander Stars follows Ringo, a young martial artist looking for her brother, and Wolfe, a mysterious scoundrel running from his past, as they join forces in an unlikely partnership to collect the pieces of the Wanderstar Map.

  • Your words have power - Call out your attacks by combining words and making your own crazy techniques with a special word-building combat system!
  • An anime you can play - Each run plays like an anime episode where you experience the adventure through exciting cutscenes with limited animation and intense battles.
  • Make your own path - Explore every place you visit through a randomized map where you decide your own way and discover treasures, rivals, special events and more!
  • Binge and reruns - Replay episodes to learn hidden aspects of the story, find any events you missed, and earn valuable resources that carry over other episodes.

Additional Information
About Paper Castle
Paper Castle is an independent video game developer founded in Venezuela in 2013. They shipped their first commercial game “Underhero” in 2018 on Steam, and later for consoles in 2020. 

  • Alvaro “Kay” Dominguez - Game Designer & Lead Artist
  • Rafael Cabrera - Lead Programmer 
  • Andrea “Andie” Gallo - Narrative Designer & 2D Artist
  • Stijn van Wakeren - Composer & Sound Designer 

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