The Peacock King - Magic Words & Talking Guns

A project in Beaverton, OR by Erica "Irk" Bercegeay and Char Cotrill

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In the court of the Peacock King, magic is as real as you can write it, and weapons have souls (and opinions).
Backers: 83
Average Pledge Per Backer: $84

Funded: $7,000 of $1,500
Dates: Mar 11th -> Apr 10th (30 days)
Project By: Erica "Irk" Bercegeay and Char Cotrill
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Latest News

2 hours to go! New Paypal options.

April 10th - via: kickstarter.com
This campaign has been a blast, but all things have to come to an end! The campaign ends at 12:15 PM PST, 3:15 PM EST. We are closing with an amazing amount raised and all of you have helped us get there! Thanks so much! I've updated the page for... (Read More)

We blew away the $5000 goal! Also, button add-ons.

April 9th - via: kickstarter.com
Wow, in just a day we cleared $5000! We also picked up nine new backers. This is even more amazing when you look at our Kicktraq stats - we haven't gotten that many new backers in one day since day 2 of the campaign! EDIT: Got one more backer just... (Read More)

Four days left - new stretch goal unveiled! Also, bonus cosplay!

April 7th - via: kickstarter.com
The Peacock King campaign has gone reeeeeally far. We're very excited at how much it's succeeded. We think there's a good chance that we'll hit $5000 before this Thursday the 10th (at 12:15 PM PST/ 9:15 AM EST). If we hit that stretch goal, all... (Read More)

Bookplate Reveal!

March 31st - via: kickstarter.com
Char has this amazing skill with borderwork. She freehands it all, there's hardly any presketch. So she took my sketch for the bookplate and added this amazing border to it. We looked at it, decided the inkwell and peacock feather would be... (Read More)

Backers Only: Book Cover Sneak Preview!

March 26th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

Progress on the wallpaper, rough sketch of the bookplate

March 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
Most of my effort has been focused on getting the colors for the wallpaper done. This is the widescreen version - when the colors are done I'll rearrange it for different resolutions. I'll keep posting previews as progress happens, but... (Read More)

The First Ever Peacock King Art: Ebrelle's Designs

March 20th - via: kickstarter.com
With us steadily progressing towards the next stretch goal (thank you everyone!), I wanted to give everyone a feel for how far this project has come since its beginnings, and also shine some light on the creative process of designing characters. I... (Read More)

I hope you like maps!

March 17th - via: kickstarter.com
Since Friday, we've re-achieved our $3500 stretch goal AND surpassed the $4000 stretch goal! That means several things: the book now gets five illustrations, each backer who gets a 6x9" print also gets a 5x7" of one of the illustrations, and every... (Read More)

Close to a stretch goal! (Again!)

March 14th - via: kickstarter.com
Yesterday morning I woke up to see that we'd surpassed $3500 for another stretch goal (giving the book another illustration for a total of five). Yay! I went about my day's business, what with my day job and all. I figured I'd write the update at the... (Read More)

You knocked down three stretch goals in one fell swoop!

March 13th - via: kickstarter.com
Last night was very exciting. We got past so many stretch goals at once! I decided to hold off an update until late so that I could be mostly-sure that I'd cover all that had happened so far. Let's count up what we've got so far: $1500 - The project... (Read More)

We funded in three hours!

March 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Looks like the business of whether the campaign itself funds is already out of the way. This means that if you back this project you don't have to worry over whether it will actually succeed - you are guaranteed your reward and life is golden. Tell... (Read More)

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