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Spaced Out -The Story of Fil & Mantis

A project in Pasadena, CA by Brett "2D" Bean

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2 best friends trying to find their place in the galaxy filled with robots, bounty hunters, and corporations in Graphic Novel form.
Backers: 379
Average Pledge Per Backer: $53

Funded: $20,107 of $15,000
Dates: Jun 12th -> Jul 12th (30 days)
Project By: Brett "2D" Bean
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Latest News


July 11th - via: kickstarter.com
With 5 hours left to go I wanted to make sure that all the international backers out there add shipping and handling to their order.  CANADA and MEXICO please add $15 and Anywhere else NOT in the United States please add $25.  Thank you. I'll see... (Read More)

Spaced Out Update #11 THE LAST 9 HOURS!

July 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Oh man, we are close.  We are well funded and I cannot wait to finish up the book.  I think we can make that stretch goal so I can add a nice selection of designs and sketches and concept art to the end of the book.  So thank you all for joining... (Read More)

Spaced Out Update #10 THE LAST 38 HOURS!

July 10th - via: kickstarter.com
We are heading for the finish line!  The goal is in sight and we are a go!  Uber excitment over here.  I still truly believe we can make that first stretch goal so I can add 10 full pages of concept art and extras to the end of the book!  Please... (Read More)

Spaced Out Update #9

July 8th - via: kickstarter.com
FUNDED!!!!Yes, oh yes.  With all your help and support over the last month, we did it!  I am  Excited!  no, Elated....nay Effervescently ecstatic! As I sit and prep for one of my best friends weddings, preparing new art prints for the con... (Read More)

Spaced Out Update #8

July 5th - via: kickstarter.com
93% with 6 days to go!!Oh yeah.  We are almost there.  Thanks to all the new people joining and all the support since the beginning of this campaign!  Things are going great.  Thumb nailing the beginning of chapter 4 and deciding if I can swing a... (Read More)

Spaced Out Update #7

July 1st - via: kickstarter.com
81% funded with 10 days to go!I'm so excited!  We've gotten some great buzz on the net.  Some crowd sourcing articles, bloggers, and animation sites are featuring Spaced Out!  We still need help getting out the word but man I couldn't be more... (Read More)

Spaced Out Update #6

June 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Still climbing!  Still going!Some updates. For those students out there, or people that want to hear about art, ideas, struggles, and more, I did an interview podcast with Chris Oatley. I've gotten some really great feedback and quite a few students... (Read More)

Spaced Out Update #5

June 24th - via: kickstarter.com
WE ARE GETTING THERE!Yes we are.  So over the last week I have done a podcast with the awesome Chris Oatley (art teacher extraordinaire)  where we talk about art, life, ideas, and general knowledge of our craft, available Tuesday and I'll send out... (Read More)

Spaced Out Update #4

June 19th - via: kickstarter.com
Whooohoo! You are.....AWESOME!  We are well on our way friends.  We're at the 62% funded mark and I couldn't be more giddy.  As a special promotion and thank you, each week I will have an uploaded free tutorial on the making of Spaced Out.  The... (Read More)

Spaced Out Update #3

June 17th - via: kickstarter.com
I hope it was a great weekend for everyone.  It was for me.  I got to get a bit out of my own head space and went river rafting on Saturday and some volleyball and then back to the project.  Julie spent all day Sunday prepping and laying out the... (Read More)


June 13th - via: kickstarter.com
I can't tell you how excited I am!  Ecstatic, overjoyed, maybe a a little Effervescent! We just hit the 50% funded mark.  What this truly means if we get funded is I get to concentrate on making this as good and well produced as I possibly can. ... (Read More)

Update #1 Spaced Out! The Story of Fil & Mantis

June 13th - via: kickstarter.com
WOW! This story is already 20% funded in only one day!  I couldn't be happier with that.  And all thanks to you.  Your support, your tweets, and status updates, and your backings.  I have decided to upload small videos of progress and what I am... (Read More)

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