Star Raiders: The Adventures of Saber Raine

A project in by Mark Steven Grove

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Captain Saber Raine takes on a perilous rescue mission that leads him to a mysterious planet on the edge of known space.
Backers: 126
Average Pledge Per Backer: $176

Funded: $22,123 of $20,000
Dates: May 21st -> Jun 20th (30 days)
Project By: Mark Steven Grove
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Latest News

RiffTrax Live Celebrates Its 10th Anniversary by Riffing on Star Raiders

June 10th - via:
Carving out a singular stake in the world of comedy is nigh-impossible, unless you (Read More)


June 19th - via:
MISSION COMPLETE We did it!   But was there ever really any doubt?   I mean, we're talking about Saber Raine... no matter the odds, he comes through.   And so did all of our supporters!   I am so moved that all of you stepped up to help me... (Read More)


June 19th - via:
Thanks for your support! - Saber Raine We are  into the final day of pledges and we are really really close!   I have never stopped believing that I could pull this campaign off...and I won't stop now.   22 hours and counting.   I am gonna put... (Read More)

100 Backers!

June 18th - via:
Well, we just hit 100 Backers!    We still have a bit to go and only hours to do it.   If any of you who have already donated have anyone else you can reach out to, now is the time :)    Thanks so much - Mark Grove  (Read More)

A Needed Boost!

June 16th - via:
Today was a good day. I was in the edit bay cutting the final opening scene of the film when my phone buzzed and I looked down to see that we got a new $4000 donation! Needless to say, it reinvigorated me and the plan was to go home after work and... (Read More)

STAR RAIDERS: Creating the World - Part 1

June 14th - via:
One thing people may not know about indie filmmaking is how fast things can move and how little time you have to prepare.    For Star Raiders I turned the script in for approval at the end of May 2014 and it was greenlit. The biggest hurdle was... (Read More)


June 11th - via:
Just a week to go and we are so grateful to those who have offered their support.   In these final days of the campaign we really need to dig deep and rally our collective forces to win this battle.   As we do so, I thought it would be good to show... (Read More)

A piece of the Action

June 6th - via:
Hey everyone, we are doing good, but we could be doing better!   Please share this Kickstarter with all your friends and family.   As you do that, I would like to share with a you a behind the scenes view of some of our actors delivering a bit of... (Read More)

Casper Van Saber Raine

June 6th - via:
Many have asked me what Casper Van Dien is like in person?   How is he to work with?   All I can say is that he is the epitome of this video clearly shows. You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play 00:00... (Read More)

Final New Reward! Lights, Camera, ACTION TRAINING!!

June 6th - via:
For those of you living in Colorado who want to be part of the action, this reward is for you!   For $2000 you get a 1 year all access pass to Mark Grove's Risk Factor: Action Training Center (in Arvada, Colorado) - that allows you to attend any or... (Read More)

Cynthia Rothrock and James Lew

June 5th - via:
Cynthia Rothrock and James Lew chime in on Director Mark Grove You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play 00:00 00:00  (Read More)

Martial Arts Showbiz TV, Radio & Magazine Joins the team!

June 4th - via:
Very Proud to have the support of Martial Arts Show Biz TV, Radio and Magazine on board to promote Star Raiders!   Special thanks to Theresa Zaino and Danny Zaino! Check them out here MASBTV  (Read More)


June 3rd - via:
Artist Mike Grell will custom paint an 11x17 of his original concept art for Star Raiders on 80lb stock.   Imagine this art it full COLOR painted just for you!   A rare piece of his work for sure! Concept art by Mike Grell  (Read More)

The Boy Behind The Man

June 2nd - via:
A lot has been said about Mark Grove, the Star Raiders project and all the great stuff that is in the film, but I thought it would be a good moment to tell you a bit about the man behind the film.   I met Mark over 10 years ago; I was an eager... (Read More)

CREATING CREATURES 01 - With Sabre Raine Grove

June 2nd - via:
A lot goes into making a high concept / low budget feature and Star Raiders had the benefit of having the Directors son, Sabre Raine Grove, as the lead creature creator for the film.   Below are pictures that show oneof his designs in various stages... (Read More)

Wear the official STAR RAIDERS T-Shirt!

June 2nd - via: asked for it...we listened.   The T-Shirt with the STAR RAIDERS logo is now available for any donation of $100 or more! Star Raiders T-Shirt!  (Read More)


June 1st - via:
Our new reward at $60.00 you get the illustrious title of STAR SENTINEL and receive a copy of the film on Bluray or DVD when it is released!   Don't miss out!   GET A COPY OF THE MOVIE!  (Read More)

Artist Mike Grell is JAX

May 30th - via:
It's not often you get to work with a legend like Mike Grell.   An amazing writer and artist, Mike has written and drawn many epic stories for major comic publishers, including DC, Marvel, and Image.   Characters like Superboy, The Warlord, James... (Read More)

A Hero is Born

May 30th - via:
It has been many years since I first penned the character of “Saber Raine” in a novel I had titled Rogue Space: The Adventures of Saber Raine.    You see, I was a child of the 80’s and at the age of 13 I went to the theater and saw Flash... (Read More)


May 30th - via:
Here are two brand new casts of the prop rewards available.   The Aresian Laser and the Skelion Guard.   Both are custom made and detailed and are extremely sturdy.   Be sure to tell all your friends and family about this fundraiser.    Aresian... (Read More)


May 26th - via:
Hey everyone, we just completed DENVER COMIC CON 2015 and it was amazing!   A record breaking 101,500 attendees over the three days and we were there promoting Star Raiders!   The response to the film was amazing!    Sara Salazar, the actress who... (Read More)

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