I am not deciding on Kickstarter goals, and I am only writing for Exigents, but the Optional Exalted are not given shortness in the book simply out of lack of space. The reasons they were relegated to being optional were manifold: Chiefly, that even after reconceptualizing them from their original pitches, they simply didn't have enough narrative grist to sustain a full splat and multiple playstyles. It'd be like giving Fire Elemental God-Blooded a fatsplat.

The fact that the setting is lousy with Exalts, and there is a book whose chief hook is, "You can be any Exalt you want...