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NIKO and the Sword of Light

A project in London, United Kingdom by Imaginism Studios / StudioNX

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Backers: 814
Average Pledge Per Backer: £42

Funded: £33,937 of £20,000
Dates: Feb 19th -> Mar 21st (30 days)
Project By: Imaginism Studios / StudioNX
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Declined payments update

March 27th - via:
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Declined payments and outstanding shipping

March 25th - via:
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March 22nd - via:
Hi everyone, We wanted to update you on a few things now the kickstarter campaign has closed: - If you have not been able to add shipping to your order don't worry, we are going to set up a system where by you can pay us using Paypal for any... (Read More)


March 21st - via:
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1 hour to go and 30k stretchgoal smashed!!!

March 21st - via:
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March 21st - via:
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March 20th - via:
Hello all you Niko's and Nikette's We are down to the last 24 hours so this is our last chance to give this fully animated comic a final push and make this project as best as it can be. All of the funding raised will go towards making this comic and... (Read More)

Update & final stretch...

March 18th - via:
Hi everyone, as we enter into the final few days of the campaign we are putting up one final stretch goal! If we can make £30k before this thing is over we have decided to release one more full page of the comic for all the backers to see. After... (Read More)

Niko And The Sword Of Light

March 17th - via:
Niko and the Sword of Light was born from the idea that we wanted to make something different from the types of cartoons and movies that were out there. Something dark and edgy that enabled us to tell a story that would transport our audience on an epic journey to a different time, through awe inspiring landscapes full of wondrous characters and monstrous beasts. (Read More)


March 15th - via:
Hey everyone, we have just added a new special reward tier with an ULTRA EXCLUSIVE iPad case featuring artwork by Kei Acedera. The reward is called the KINGDOM OF LUMEN PACKAGE and as well as this limited edition ipad case, (only 8 printed) it also... (Read More)


March 13th - via:
Hey guys, we wanted to share with you some more amazing special guest artist pieces for the 'Art of Niko book'! They each took the ideas to the NEXT level and came up with some extremely cool concepts!Our new stretch goal is almost ready and will be... (Read More)

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March 13th - via:
After backing over 20 projects, I can officially say that I am obsessed with Kickstarter. I wrote a blog post about it last year in April, but so many new things have happened since then! For those who haven’t heard about Kickstarter, it’s basically a place where people can create projects to get funded. Whether they are in production or near completion, the creators are obligated to complete their project and reward Backers. Each Backer pledges a certain amount and receive different tiers of rewards. (Read More)

NIKO And The Sword Of Light: The First Fully-Animated Hand-Drawn Comic Book App?

March 1st - via:
Sometimes, it’s quite easy to forget how truly innovative iPhone and iPad apps can be. They can revolutionize concepts that we’ve taken for granted in an earlier guise, something that the folks behind NIKO and the Sword of Light hope to achieve. (Read More)

Imaginism and Studio NX Bring A Fully Animated Comic Book Project: “NIKO and the Sword of Light” To Kickstarter

February 27th - via:
So begins the tale of Niko and the Sword of Light, a project that emerged from combining the originality of Imaginism Studio’s Bobby Chiu and Kei Acedera (character designers of Tim Burton’s Alice in Wonderland), with the creativity and vision of their friends Jim Bryson and Adam Jeffcoat, animation directors from Studio NX. (Read More)

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