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Spirit of the Ronin - Novel Project

A project in Lakewood, CO by Travis Heermann

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The epic conclusion to the Ronin Trilogy. Demons, magic swords, samurai, ninja, intrigue and Mongol hordes. Banzai!
Backers: 123
Average Pledge Per Backer: $47

Funded: $5,781 of $5,000
Dates: Jan 22nd -> Feb 24th (34 days)
Project By: Travis Heermann
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Latest News

The votes are in, and the second stretch goal is...

February 18th - via:
A chapbook containing a supplemental story. It was the clear winner. Thank you to all those who voted. And now, going into the last five days, can we meet Stretch Goal #2? A great way to help make that happen is to reach out to your social network... (Read More)


February 18th - via:
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News in the Homestretch

February 17th - via:
With just under a week to go, we've successfully funded and we're heading into the homestretch where Stretch Goals are made and broken. We have ~$150 to reach the first one, interior artwork. After that, we'll see what happens next. The last few days... (Read More)

Cover Illustration - Sneak Peak

February 10th - via:
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February 4th - via:
We just successfully funded. You. Are. All. Rock stars. Thank you from the bottom of my heart. And better still, we have two weeks to make this project even more awesome. So therefore..... STRETCH GOALS!$5,500 -- A set of interior illustrations by... (Read More)


February 4th - via:
Some of you have asked me to include a variety of add-ons, so backers can customize their rewards packages. To add on any of these, simply add the cost of what you want to your reward level. Any addition postage fees are factored into the cost of the... (Read More)

Travis Heermann - Follow up Video!

February 2nd - via:
A quick, fun video put together with the talented Lauren Lang about the Spirit of the Ronin Kickstarter. Enjoy!  (Read More)

Spirit of the Ronin #1 on the Hot List!!!

January 22nd - via:
We are proud to announce that Spirit of the Ronin is currently¬† #1 on Kicktraq's "Hot List" for fiction! #1 on Kicktraq's Hotlist! Kicktraq is an organization that is devoted to tracking and highlighting successful kickstarters. While it is separate... (Read More)

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