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SPLIT EARTH SAGA: Where Fantasy Becomes Futuristic

A project in Shanghai, China by Joey Worldweaver

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A Graphic Novel about female Warriors and their blood-suppliers. The comic comes with optional art book, illustration prints and more.
Backers: 393
Average Pledge Per Backer: $56

Funded: $22,059 of $12,000
Dates: Dec 5th -> Jan 13th (39 days)
Project By: Joey Worldweaver
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5 Design Images to Show

January 13th - via: kickstarter.com
We're in our final 12 hours. Been a long way. Thanks to you all, you're the reason we've gone this far. Lets take it easy a bit and here are some design images we'd like to share.  original test design of a Warrior with a hovering weapon   how the... (Read More)

FINAL 24 HOURS RUSH -- *Another Digital Stretch Goal Unlocked!! HELP OUR OUTREACH!

January 12th - via: kickstarter.com
THIS IS IS! LAST 24 HOURS!! And we've just hit Backer #350, means ALL BACKERS will have a second character added to your digital calendar!! Now, please, if you're not too busy with colleagues or friends or family, please help us with this FINAL... (Read More)

FINAL 33 HOURS RUSH -- *Deluxe Stretch Goal Unlocked!!

January 12th - via: kickstarter.com
WE'RE NOW PAST THE $18K MILESTONE!!! We've been sleeping an average of 4-5 hours a day (no kidding) and I was blown away waking up and seeing we're now much beyond the $18K mark, and closing in on the "350 Backer" Digital Stretch Goal too!! ... (Read More)

Sci-fi fantasy graphic novel Split Earth Saga turns spotlight on to China

January 12th - via: gbtimes.com
Fictional depictions of a dystopian or post-apocalyptic future are usually set in major Western cities, but a Shanghai-based team is turning the spotlight on to Asia for once. However, in their futuristic fantasy graphic novel Split Earth Saga, they have cracked the world in two in order to shift the global focal point and literally give China its moment in the sun. (Read More)

*Metallic Bookmarks Unlocked!! (1 free & 1 add-on)

January 9th - via: kickstarter.com
Wow we've made it!! TWO Stretch Rewards AT ONCE!! All Backers of Physical Rewards will receive a METAL BOOKMARK!   And all regular softcover Graphic Novels (on all physical levels except the Deluxe Hardcover tier) will receive an enhanced cover... (Read More)

Part-Time Fanboy Podcast: Ep 220 The Joseph Yu Split Earth Saga Interview!

January 8th - via: parttimefanboy.com
[PODCAST] - The Split Earth Saga is a beautifully rendered original graphic novel! Along with artists and co-creators Zephyr Z. and Monica Ding, Yu has imagined an original post-apocalyptic world where female warriors battle mysterious, monstrous creatures using weapons powered by the blood of male sidekicks! (Read More)

*Digital Stretch Goal Unlocked!! - World Calendar 2018 (and what we've backed recently)

January 5th - via: kickstarter.com
WE'VE UNLOCKED THE SPECIAL STRETCH GOAL!!  Passing Backer number 250 means that ALL BACKERS - of both digital and physical reward tiers - will receive a digital WORLD CALENDAR one month after our campaign ends! On the calendar you will see a new... (Read More)

Comic Kickstarter Raises $12k in three weeks: meet the team behind Split Earth Saga

January 5th - via: cgsociety.org
Split Earth Saga: the first team from China to create a comic project, set a $12k goal and make it within 3 weeks! From various backgrounds around the world, this Shanghai based team started a Kickstarter campaign to bring their work to life. Split Earth Saga is a 120+ page, fully colored, elegantly designed, futuristic fantasy Graphic Novel. (Read More)

BACKERS EXCLUSIVE: Mai the Berserkress process images

January 4th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

*Second Stretch Goal Unlocked - SunSail Print (and a sneak preview of the next)

January 1st - via: kickstarter.com
This is an image many of our Backers are so fond of. It's such a signature picture that we use it as the campaign thumbnail. Our protagonist Sprite rests on a rocky cliff somewhere in Everlight (you'll find out where when the Graphic Novel arrives... (Read More)

Kickstarter Spotlight: Split Earth Saga- A New Kind of Dystopia

December 31st - via: bleedingcool.com
Split Earth Saga takes place in a world split in two, where female warriors use blades to kill monsters and rescue survivors. Check out the details here. (Read More)

*First Stretch Goal Unlocked - World Map

December 30th - via: kickstarter.com
How can there be adventures without a map!? Like all those fantasy stories out there, a map is an integral part of the adventure narrative, a character in its own right! EVERYONE who has pledged physical rewards will get a printed map of Split... (Read More)


December 29th - via: kickstarter.com
WE MADE IT!!!Thank you soooo much!! 23 days in and we've exceeded 100%!!  SPLIT EARTH SAGA has officially come alive because of you!!  We're going to prepare an extra gift for you as a small token of our appreciation, and as a way to celebrate our... (Read More)


December 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Before we are given the chance to cross the goal line, there's something our creative team wishes to say......First about our journey, and then about the Kickstarter ecosystem. THE JOURNEYAbout 3 weeks ago we launched this campaign. It wasn't a light... (Read More)

BACKERS EXCLUSIVE: This one is about the Artists

December 25th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

What projects are we backing?

December 20th - via: kickstarter.com
We're at 87%! A bit more and we'll launch the Stretches! And you made us so excited that we begin working on our graphic novel while at our day jobs (yeah... not so good an idea. LOL.)  We appreciate the support from everyone in the community,... (Read More)

BACKERS EXCLUSIVE: Ivy the Scythe process images

December 19th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

70% Goal Reached!!

December 14th - via: kickstarter.com
In less than ten days we've reached the 72% mark! Big thanks to all our backers. We've had Pledges coming from in from more cities and from more countries. Kickstarter is really a strong global community, thanks for letting us witness this firsthand.... (Read More)

Find YOUR CITY on the MAP of Split Earth!!

December 8th - via: kickstarter.com
We have passed the halfway point - at 56% now - in less than 3 days!! It's wonderful to have the community's backing, knowing there are people from all corners of the world who appreciate our creative efforts :) So we went through the list, pulled... (Read More)

THANKS TO OUR DAY ONE BACKERS!! - And an Important Reminder

December 6th - via: kickstarter.com
Thanks to all our DAY ONE BACKERS we've closed the first 24 hours with a "38% Funded" milestone!!! Now we're entering into the second day, remember that pledging before the end of the 48th hour (9:00 AM PST Dec 7th) is how Backers get a BADGE OF... (Read More)

30% Goal Reached!!

December 6th - via: kickstarter.com
About half a day after launch we've reached the 30% mark.  Honestly we are VERY THRILLED. Words can't describe how thankful we are of all the early backers (some set up alarm clocks so they could wake up at the right time and back us). Your... (Read More)

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