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The Gloaming

A project in Redwood City, CA by Helen Stringer

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Alex has been a ghost for 30 years. Now he is alive again, and only the dead can help him find out why.
Backers: 45
Average Pledge Per Backer: $397

Funded: $17,877 of $80,000
Dates: Sep 18th -> Nov 17th (61 days)
Project By: Helen Stringer
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Latest News

Full Length Video of The Gloaming Theme

November 5th - via:
In response to questions about the music used in the title sequence mock-up of The Gloaming, here is the full song by Dave Jackson and the Cathedral Mountaineers, which will be on their second album later this year. (And, yes, that's the same Dave... (Read More)

Of Course You Can Bring Your Kids!

October 31st - via:
We've been asked how many people can join you on the visit to The Gloaming set that is one of the rewards for pledges of $1,000 and up. The answer is that you can bring a friend, BUT if you have kids, you can bring them too. Just be sure to let us... (Read More)

The Gloaming Is 20% Funded!

October 30th - via:
Thanks to a flurry of new backers (including one massive one from someone who listed their name as "Anon"), The Gloaming Kickstarter campaign has just hit the 20% funding mark! Remember - 80% of all campaigns that reach 20% of their funding goal go... (Read More)

Locations, Locations, Locations!

October 29th - via:
In the video and elsewhere, I mention that one of the productions costs is location fees. We are able to accurately budget those fees as we already know where most of our locations are -- because they're all in one place! How so? Well, one of the... (Read More)

New Video!

October 28th - via:
I noticed that a lot of people are looking at The Gloaming, but not pledging. My research also revealed that the majority of people never read the text, but only watch the video, so I cleverly deduced that our video might be the problem. So...I... (Read More)

Marvel & DC Illustrator To Design Gloaming Poster

October 19th - via:
I'm thrilled to announce that Bob Wakelin, comic book artist (Marvel and DC), game box, and album cover designer, has agreed to design the limited edition posters that are one of the rewards for pledging to The Gloaming. The poster reward was... (Read More)

Did You Know...

October 6th - via:
Apparently, 80% of Kickstarter projects that reach 20% of their funding, go on to reach their goal! That's a pretty impressive statistic. THE GLOAMING is only $2,920 away from reaching that magical 20%, so please continue to annoy all your friends by... (Read More)

Location Change

October 6th - via:
As you may (or may not) have noticed, I changed the campaign location today from Redwood City, CA, to Los Angeles.  This is because, although I am currently in Redwood City, the production is based in LA, as is almost everyone involved. I also... (Read More)

Reward Updates!

October 2nd - via:
For anyone considering donating at the $5,000 or $10,000 levels, we've changed a couple of the rewards. A $5,000 donation will now get you a Producer credit on every episode, and a $10,000 donation will receive an Executive Producer credit on each... (Read More)

Bookish Kickstarter News: Helen Stringer's The Gloaming webseries

September 28th - via:
Helen Stringer, author of Spellbinder, The Midnight Gate and Paradigm has a new webseries in development that sounds pretty fascinating! Called The Gloaming its the story of Alex, stuck in a coma for the last thirty years his "ghost" has been waiting for his body to die so he can finally move on. Or at least leave the blasted room. Then one day Alex wakes--or at least his body does. (Read More)

‘The Gloaming’ – a Kickstarter campaign

September 27th - via:
The Gloaming is a paranormal scifi story with ghosts as its main characters – how could anyone with even the vaguest level of spookiness running through their veins not be interested in such a thing? (Read More)

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