I find it absurd that the game has been in development since 2016. When I found this game, I was so excited to play it fully too. It's disappointing to see yet another failed game that would've been a gem.
They also post regularly on Twitter under @DejiVn. In an nutshell, the Kickstarter stretch goals really hit hard in the ammount of extra work. The Artist is finishing the sprites this week I think, en can then start on all the extra outfits.