A project in London, UK by R D Merrifield

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A graphical novel about the strange world beneath our own
Backers: 33
Average Pledge Per Backer: £19

Funded: £640 of £100
Dates: Mar 28th -> May 27th (60 days)
Project By: R D Merrifield
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Latest News

72 hours to go!

May 24th - via:
Dear backer,  If you want a character in the book named after you, be sure to leave a comment.  We have a backer 'Thatraja' who has done just that!  The book's editor NA Cook will ensure that you'll be immortalised in the text of the graphical... (Read More)

New drawing of Avalon

May 5th - via:
Dear Backer, Here's a new drawing for the book - it shows the raising of the Mother Tree in the city of Steel.  NA Cook suggested we change the name to the 'One Tree'.  Is everyone OK with that? The Mother Tree is raised in the City of Steel  (Read More)

Read another page from AVALON II

April 30th - via:
Dear Backer, Things are going well with the book.  The editor, NA Cook, has managed to sort out some of the hardest chapters.   Avalon is a strange place to write about - although some of the things that happen there seem magical or impossible,... (Read More)

500% funded with one month to go!

April 24th - via:
Dear Backer, It's great news!  I'd better make the book 5 times better now that the project has been 500% funded ;) Along with the Editor, NA Cook, I'm very keen to include backer's names as characters in the book.  So if you want to be included,... (Read More)

Read the first page of Avalon II now

April 11th - via:
Dear Backer, We're nearly 500% funded.  That's great news.  We're getting real energy now!  Our editor  NA Cook, is improving the chapters to a whole new level at blistering speed.  I'm working on some crazy new artwork.  We've got ambitious... (Read More)

Avalon 3D Editor Announced

April 6th - via:
To help create some the awesomely complex scenes in Avalon, I'm writing a 3D editor for Mac and PC based on the software DrawAndRace.  This let's you turn 2D sketches into 3D objects. It's amazing and all backers will get it for free! The picture... (Read More)

One day AVALON will be a film

April 4th - via:
Dear Backer, One day, AVALON will be a film.  Here is a film set that I made for it.  It's about 1 foot high, and is made from cardboard, PVA glue, oil paint, polyfilla and an old shirt!  It's available as a reward for this kickstarter.  In the... (Read More)

Avalon Artwork now Available!

April 3rd - via:
Dear Backer, I'm delighted to let you know that you can now get original Avalon artwork as a reward.  The artworks are miniature, but are really detailed and take many hours to draw.  Here is one called 'Underground Port': Pledge now to get this... (Read More)

Romeo meets Estella

April 2nd - via:
Here's the next scene from the book.  It's where Romeo meets Estella from Great Expectations.  I thought it would be interesting to find out what happens if Romeo met a stronger character than Juliet...  After a moment the door opens ponderously.... (Read More)

200% funded!

April 1st - via:
Dear Backer, It's really exciting - Avalon now has an editor: N A Cook.  He's a talented writer, based a long way from New York.   He's also a generous backer to Avalon and is taking the time to make sense of my hallucinogenic writing.  Please... (Read More)

Thank you!

March 30th - via:
Dear Backers, Many thanks for funding AVALON so quickly. I'll strive to make sure that your expectations are exceeded! This is going to be a great journey; the book is already in pretty good shape and this project will help take it to the next level.... (Read More)

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