Cirsova SFF Pulp Zine: Issues 3 & 4

A project in Little Rock, AR by retrovirusrecords

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Taking pre-orders and selling micro-subscriptions for issues 3 & 4 of Cirsova Heroic Fantasy & Science Fiction Pulp Zine.
Backers: 117
Average Pledge Per Backer: $26

Funded: $3,091 of $2,500
Dates: Aug 10th -> Sep 12th (34 days)
Project By: retrovirusrecords
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Latest News

Last Minute Addition to Issue 3!

September 12th - via: kickstarter.com
We had a little bit of extra space and will be squeezing in a bit of flash fiction from Cirsova favorite, Schuyler Hernstrom!  (Read More)

Issues 1 & 2 Hardcover reminder

September 12th - via: kickstarter.com
A lot of people have been asking about the Hardcover add-ons, so here's a reminder of how it works. If you would like hardcover copies of either our first issue or either version of our second issue, simply add $35 to your pledge per issue you want... (Read More)

We Reached 100 Backers!

September 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey, cool, we broke 100 backers for the first time! But that's not why I'm writing this update.  I've got cool news.  We may try to squeeze another installment of My Name is John Carter into our Winter issue so those of you waiting for part three... (Read More)

We funded!

September 6th - via: kickstarter.com
We did it, everyone!  Baring disaster, we're on our way to be funded and stay funded when the Kickstarter ends in just under a week. The money we have should be enough to fund issues 5 & 6 and, of course, get Issues 3 & 4 out the door. Just... (Read More)

Hardcover Proof has been Ordered

September 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
We've just put in the order for the hardcover proof copy of Issue 3.   Don't forget, we are including our previous issues in their hardcover formats as add-ons for $35 each, no additional shipping. I'll also be putting in some proof orders later... (Read More)

Red Sun Interview

August 29th - via: kickstarter.com
We recently did an interview with Red Sun Magazine, a new Science Fiction outlet. Read it here: http://redsunmagazine.com/2016/08/29/interview-with-cirsova-magazine/  (Read More)

Kindle Compatible Digital Versions

August 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
A few folks have asked about receiving more Kindle friendly digital formats for digital only backers. I'm partial to the PDFs, because they showcase the pulp layout we're going for, but I understand that the format doesn't work well on eReaders. So,... (Read More)

Issues 1 & 2 as Free Ad Ons

August 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
We will be including the PDF versions of Issues 1 & 2 as free add-ons to all backers. If you already have the PDFs, you don't need to do anything.  If you missed either of the first two issues, all you have to do is check the add-on box when... (Read More)

Cirsova #1 is Up on Our Website Free

August 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
For those curious about the kinds of stories we're buying and publishing at Cirsova, we have posted the contents of our critically acclaimed first issue to our website! https://cirsova.wordpress.com/cirsova-magazine/issue-1/ Supporting our... (Read More)

Three Weeks Left!

August 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
We have three weeks left to raise the final $950.  That means we need 38 physical subscribers.  Or 14 hardback subscribers.  Or several hundred digital only backers.  We're fighting to get the word out and let everyone know about us. We've gotten... (Read More)

Physical Review Copies of Issue 4

August 16th - via: kickstarter.com
Issue 4 isn't some far off pipe dream; it's here and ready for a round of red ink. No, that's not a "black" cover. Well, it is, but Jabari Weathers will have more amazing artwork for this by the time it's ready to go out in early December.    As... (Read More)

Hardcover Add-ons

August 16th - via: kickstarter.com
By popular request, we are making the hardcover copies of issues 1 & 2 available for fans, collectors and completionists. Issue 1 Hardcover: +$35 Issue 2 Hardcover: +$35 Issue 2 (Variant) Hardcover: +$35 No added shipping. Simple as that. To... (Read More)

Over Half-Way There!

August 15th - via: kickstarter.com
Five days in, and we're a little over half-way to our goal. The $2500 goal was set based on the notion of 100 backers backing for physical subscriptions, but there are several ways we can get there.  The last two kickstarters have shown that we have... (Read More)

Physical Proof Copy of Issue 3

August 13th - via: kickstarter.com
 It's a real thing!  This particular real thing still has some typos in it, but we're trying really hard to hammer them out in time for the end of the Kickstarter.  (Read More)

Quick note on PDFs

August 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey, over 1/3 of the way there in 24 hours! In case it's unclear, all backers will receive a PDF of issue 3.  All backers who back for $3 or more, regardless of other selections, will receive PDFs of both issues.  (Read More)

We Had a Big First Day! Let's Make it a Big Month!

August 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Thanks to everyone who has backed so far!   It's absolutely critical we reach our $2500 goal to put us where we will have the money to fund at least two issues in 2017. Spread the word to everyone you know!  Let them know that if they're curious,... (Read More)

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