Disclaimer: All the questions are written as though they are addressed to Mane6 directly and not to me, Rich Jammer, who is not a member of Mane6 staff. They are answered by me, so please do not regard this FAQ as gospel. As most of the questions do not have a definitive answer they will be updated as new information becomes available. This is not a full list of Frequently Asked Questions so if I missed any please inform me. All footage linked is of a Work in Progress game and does not fully represent the final product to be released. Where can I contact you for technical support? Spoiler You can e-mail Mane6 at email@example.com or if you have an account on the forums you can direct message the Mane6 account by starting a conversation with them. Any technical issues regarding backer access to the forums can be forwarded here and any issues/glitches with the forum site can be addressed here. Who are the Mane6? Spoiler: These Individuals: Also: Lindsay the Background Artist SonicFox, addition to the Quality Assurance Team When Will the Game Release and for how much? Spoiler Game is already available for purchase at USD 14.99 or at a different price depending on your region. Where Can I Purchase the Game? Spoiler You can purchase the game on Stream or on Humble Bundle How Do I Unlock the Pixel Lobby Accessories from Skullgirls, Blazblue Centralfiction and GUILTY GEAR Xrd REV 2? Spoiler "Owners of Skullgirls, Blazblue Centralfiction and GUILTY GEAR Xrd REV 2 on Steam will be unlocking these cosmetics to use on all characters in the Lobby automatically. No additional setup should be necessary there..." How many playable characters will there be? Spoiler There will be 6 playable characters on launch. What are the special features? Spoiler From the Indiegogo page: Spoiler: 4-button Fighting 4-button Fighting: A-Light, B-Medium, C-Heavy, D-Magic. Spoiler: Magic System: Magic System: Emphasize your character’s special abilities through a dedicated button and a unique resource. Spoiler: Juggle Decay: Juggle Decay: Opponents become gradually heavier during a combo, but ONLY after the juggle decay bar is filled. This manages combo length without imposing a hard limit. In addition, filling the juggle decay bar prevents standing infinites by removing the opponent's ability to remain standing for the rest of that combo. Spoiler: Enhanced Super Attack: Enhanced Super Attack: Spend an additional meter to add utility to your main super attack with effects that stay true to the characters’ unique personalities and talents! Spoiler: Dynamic Music System: Dynamic Music System: Rockin’ character themes that adapt in the heat of the battle makes every fight a treat to the players AND the spectators. Spoiler: GGPO powered netplay GGPO powered netplay for the smoothest possible fighting game experience. Spoiler: Ranked/unranked matchmaking Ranked/unranked matchmaking for quick and efficient fightin’. Spoiler: Visual lobby Visual lobby which allows players to explore (read: goof around in) locations within the world of Fœnum with other players. Customize your avatar with cosmetic items you collect through exploration and single/multiplayer gameplay! Are there any plans for DLC characters? Spoiler There are plans to make one goat character as part of meeting one of the stretch goals. All future DLC characters have not yet been announced. Will the game be ported to X system? Spoiler The game is only planned to be ported to Mac and Linux as part of reaching one of the stretch goals. At the moment, Mane6 are concentrating on releasing the game on PC and there are no plans to port it to any other system. "If it ever happens it will be much later" Is this Skullgirls? It looks like Skullgirls Spoiler No, but it does use the same engine which was provided to them by Labzero games. WenBeta? Spoiler Beta is done. Go play the full game. Where Can I get the keys for the Game and other Backer Rewards When They Release? Spoiler You will receive Backer Rewards through Backerkit and should receive a link to your Backerkit Survey through the e-mail you provided to Indiegogo. Or you can access Backerkit directly by going to Them's Fightin' Herds on BackerKit I have some Physical Rewards in my backer tier, what if I change my address? Spoiler You can change your address and manage other Backer Rewards information using the Backerkit Survey. You should have received your survey at the e-mail you provided to Indiegogo or you can access it directly at Them's Fightin' Herds on BackerKit Update: if you can't update your survey because it is already closed. It would be advisable to contact Mane6 by email with your issue. Will this Game Support Mods? Spoiler Mane6 user quote: “Sorry, we currently have no plans, and no plans to have plans to have modding support.” Where can I get some gameplay footage and Do you guys stream the game and when? Spoiler Since the game has been released you can find many players streaming the game on Twitch and Youtube. Mane6 have stopped doing regular work streams but they may sometimes do casual streams. You can find them at their twitch channel. If you would like to watch the earlier livestreams you can watch the archive at ManeSix DevTeam If you are a backer, they send an e-mail to you or if you are not a backer you can check for updates here: News or on their various social media accounts Oh, you guys on Social Media? Spoiler You can follow them at the below sites: Twitter: Mane6 (@ManeSix) | Twitter Facebook: Security Check Required Tumblr: Mane6 Devteam Youtube: ManeSix DevTeam I Missed the Indiegogo can I still contribute to the campaign? Spoiler From Post Crowdfund Report: We’re not going to be having a late backers program. The reasons for this are mostly on the logistic side of things, but also because we’d like to keep the backers rewards exclusive to the backers that helped us during the campaign. We greatly appreciate your support for the game but we simply can’t do it. Can I still Support you Guys in some way? Spoiler You can buy more copies when the game releases if you wish. You can also support Mane6 by spreading the word. Will the Soundtrack be available for purchase outside of the indiegogo? Spoiler This is up to the music composer RC88. Will you Be Selling the TFH plushies to non backers? Spoiler From Mane6 Twitter: We may do a regular-plush run depending on interest once game releases, though. Depends on how well game does! .....These ones are "special" edition for the backers, and come tag-signed by lauren Can I join Mane6? Spoiler From Mane6.com: We do not currently have any open positions. If any open in a future, we’ll announce it through this website, and update this page to match, so please keep an eye open! You can check the Job Opportunies at Job Opportunities – Them's Fightin' Herds – Mane6 Can I Audition to be a Voice Actor in the Game? Spoiler Update: the game is already fully cast. But maybe they may have openings in the future. For the sake of consistent quality, you will all be required to record in L.A. Meaning you will have to be physically present in Los Angeles, California, United States of America. Where can I meet people to play Them’s Fightin’ Herds? Spoiler You are already on the forums so you can meet us in here. Also, hello, my name is Rich Jammer. How do you pronounce Foenum? Spoiler: Like this I Guess How do you pronounce Tianhuo? Spoiler: This is how you pronounce Tianhuo When’s Lauren? Spoiler Dunno. Whenever. Who is Pineapple? Spoiler He is Kenneth Leung, one of the programmers for Mane6. Is this a Pony Game? Spoiler: Hidden Due to Length No. Is there any plans for Pony DLC characters? Spoiler: Hidden Due to Length No.