As top-tier rewards during our Kickstarter campaign
to fund the printing of video games poetry anthology Coin Opera II
, we offered backers the chance to have their own custom poem written on a game of their choice. In the run-up to our Seven-Player Co-op event
on Thursday 6th November
at Four Quarters Bar, Peckham
, we’ll be revealing the finished poems, now in the hands of their wonderful backers.
First up, it’s Ecstatica II
, chosen by John Clegg
. This piece was unique in being the only poem in the series written jointly by Jon and Kirsty as rivals for the protagonist’s attention. Here is the physical poem John received, in the form of a glorious medieval-style scroll (and here’s a video of him receiving it
And here is the poem itself:
Thanks once again to all of our amazing backers.