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Utopiates Audio Drama

A project in Pacific Grove, CA by Lance Roger Axt

Cancelled by Creator

Sex, Drugs, and Biotech: Welcome to the future, where the only escape is at the tip of a dream needle.
Backers: 98
Average Pledge Per Backer: $47

Funded: $4,569 of $14,000
Dates: Mar 26th -> May 25th (60 days)
Project By: Lance Roger Axt
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Latest News

The "Utopiates" Kickstarter is cancelled...for now...but you're still getting something!

May 9th - via:
After deliberation among the AudioComics producers, we have chosen to cancel the Utopiates campaign. In the interest of complete transparency, AudioComics has found itself awash in what could only described as a perfect storm of opportunities,... (Read More)

Hiya folks...

April 30th - via:
We now have close to 100 backers. With 23 days left in the campaign, we still have a long way to go before hitting our $14,000 goal. Again we need to bring in a couple hundred backers in order to reach that goal. Again, keep re-tweeting, posting on... (Read More)

"We're doing a special, a Friday special..."

April 21st - via:
Last Tuesday we did a Utopiates Kickstarter Tax Tuesday special; pledge $25 or more, get The Perhapanauts completely free. Word spread across Twitter like crazy, so guess what? "What?" As we approach the 30 day mark, we're doing it again! With... (Read More)

Utopiates on the Geek Cave Podcast!

April 18th - via:
Here's the link (Josh's interview is at the very end):  (Read More)

Our "Perhapanauts" special! And something special for EVERYONE!

April 16th - via:
Well, last night I slept the sleep of the truly exhausted. For close to nine hours, in and around other admin work for AudioComics, I was tweeting, re-tweeting, re-re-tweeting, and tweeting some more as well e-mailing and "Facebooking" about our... (Read More)

Josh Finney and Denise Poirier on Radio Drama Revival!

April 12th - via:
The archive link is up!  This past week Fred Greenhalgh of Portland's WMPG's Radio Drama Revival! featured Josh Finney and Denise Poirier talking about the Utopiates audio drama and our Kickstarter! If you missed the live stream, you can catch the... (Read More)

Josh Finney on the Geek Cave Podcast this Wednesday!

April 12th - via:
Talking the Utopiates audio drama, Kickstarter, and more! Link to come!  (Read More)

The Utopiates Kickstarter meets Adventures in Sci-Fi...

April 11th - via:
This week (starting tonight, 4/10/2014), the Utopiates Kickstarter is SPONSORING a podcast, in this case the popular "Adventures in Sci-Fi" podcast (which you can find here: A big thank you to Executive Producer Timothy C.... (Read More)

A GREAT interview with Josh and Denise on Radio Drama Revival! And help spread the word!

April 10th - via:
And a big thank you to Fred Greenhalgh for being such a generous host! Tomorrow (4/11/2014), Josh will promoting the Utopiates Kickstarter on the equally popular Geek Cave Podcast. And like RDR, we'll let you know when you can hear it. In the... (Read More)

Radio Drama Revival this Thursday! And a big thanks to...

April 8th - via:
Attention podcast listeners! One of the leading audio drama showcases in the internet landscape is the Radio Drama Revival! podcast hosted by Fred Greenhalgh in association with WMPG FM, Portland, ME. Fred has interviewed such luminaries from the... (Read More)

20% funded! Now with more audio!

April 4th - via:
11 days in and we've hit our 20% mark! Thanks to everyone who donated thus far! And, again, we need your help in spreading the word. And just to whet appetites all the way around, here's a little taste of what we did with 01's previous graphic novel,... (Read More)

Three new tiers!

April 3rd - via:
So, have you folks noticed anything new about the campaign? Oh, right: we added three new tiers! For $300, $500, or $1,000 you can have a producing credit! This means an official Producer credit on and in the credits of the audio drama... (Read More)

[PRESS RELEASE] Utopiates: The Voice Of Aeon Flux Is Back

April 3rd - via:
Actress Denise Poirier & cyberpunk legend John Shirley join forces with AudioComics for a full-cast audio adaptation of Josh Finney’s UTOPIATES. (Read More)

01 at ECCC!

March 29th - via:
That's right, the 01Publishing team of Josh Finney and Kat Rocha are at Emerald City Comic Con this weekend! So if any of you fine folks plan to be in the Seattle area this weekend and are attending ECCC, stop by their table and say "hi!" More to... (Read More)

A GREAT start...

March 27th - via:
Well, now's as good a time as ever for our first update, and that update is: over $1,000 raised in less than two days! Fantastic! We've still got a ways to go, but as the subject heading states, we're off to a great start. How to keep the momentum... (Read More)

[PRESS RELEASE] Sex, Drugs, & Bio-Tech. The voice of Aeon Flux is back

March 26th - via:
A new Kickstarter has been launched by AudioComics to help fund their latest full-cast audio drama, UTOPIATES. Based on the award winning graphic novel by Josh Finney (Titanium Rain, Star Trek: Enterprise) and Kat Rocha (Giant-Sized Batman #1), the production will star Denise Poirier, the voice and soul of MTV’s Æon Flux. Poirier will voice the Prophet, a shadowy figure who deals in the most illicit of bio-engineered drugs in a futuristic Los Angeles. (Read More)

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