Hero-U is a point-and-click adventure games from the creators of Quest for Glory, and has been receiving a wide push from many of that old Sierra ilk, including Ken Williams (King's Quest), Al Lowe (Leisure Suit Larry), Jane Jensen (Gabriel Knight) and those Two Guys From Andromeda (Space Quest).
It's currently sitting with just over 40 hours left on the clock and a massive $350'000 out of $400'000 of the project already funded.
Click here for their official Kickstarter page to read more. Brawsome are handling the programming aspect of this upcoming flashback title.
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