Cradle (Books 4-6) by Will Wight: Special Editions

A project in Orlando, FL by Will Wight

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Faux-leather limited editions of Skysworn, Ghostwater, and Underlord
Backers: 5046
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Funded: $1,103,498 of $100,000
Dates: Sep 25th -> Oct 13th (19 days)
Project By: Will Wight
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Latest News

Indie Author Project!

October 10th - via:
Hey everyone, We just wanted to let you know that today at 12pm Eastern, a new documentary project, spearheaded by Robin and Michael J. Sullivan, is launching on KS! It will focus on what it takes to navigate the ever changing landscape of publishing... (Read More)

Next Stretch Goal Revealed!

October 10th - via:
Hello everyone! Here at Hidden Gnome we're still busy mopping up Will's tears after you crushed the last stretch goal, but we wanted to let you know we've revealed the next stretch goal: Full Color Artwork! We will have three fight scenes developed... (Read More)


October 9th - via:
This may be the only time in history where a Monday is awesome. We can't believe it - you guys really did it! We've now crossed the $1 million dollar threshold and unlocked the one stretch goal Will never thought he'd have to offer: a map of Cradle!!... (Read More)

So Close!

October 6th - via:
Happy Friday everyone, If you've been paying attention you've probably noticed we are very close to the $1 million stretch goal mark - only $23K and change with 7 days to go! We're forcing Will to take a look at the main page on an hourly basis just... (Read More)

A Special Update from Will Wight

September 28th - via:
Evening everyone! Something really awesome just happened, and even though Will is currently on a ship living the pirate life (a.k.a. writing his next book) wanted to blog about it. This milestone was only possible because of you - in fact you guys... (Read More)

Final Character Illustration!

September 28th - via:
We've just posted the last character illustration, which you can find on our main KS page in the 'Stretch Goals' section. If you're a fan of the Akura family you'll want to check it out. Once again thank you to all of our amazing fans for being a... (Read More)

Landscape Illustration #3

September 28th - via:
Hello everyone! Just wanted to let you know that the 3rd landscape illustration is up for your viewing pleasure. Make your way to the Stretch Goals section on our main KS page and catch a glimpse of some truly awesome work. Thanks! -Mike  (Read More)

Character Sketch #2 Posted!

September 28th - via:
Hello everyone, To brighten up your day we wanted to let you know we just posted the second character sketch. This one is of your favorite Unsouled with his trusty (yet talkative) mind spirit. Feel free to leave a comment letting us know what you... (Read More)

Landscape #2

September 27th - via:
Hey all, We just posted another landscape sketch in the Stretch Goals section on the main page. By staring really hard at the image you might gain a small bit of secret knowledge or find access into a monarch's pocket world! Enjoy! -Mike  (Read More)

Character Sketch!

September 27th - via:
Good Afternoon, evening, or morning (depending on where you are), The first landscape sketch was posted a couple of hours ago and now we've posted the first character sketch. We are really excited about how these are going to look in the books! To... (Read More)

Landscapes and Character Sketches

September 27th - via:
Good morning everyone! Since we reached our stretch goals for the landscapes and character sketches we thought it would be fun to give you a preview! So, throughout today and tomorrow I'll be slowly releasing one sketch at a time so you can bask in... (Read More)

Cradle Map: Part 2

September 26th - via:
So while the rest of the team is hyped for the possibility of creating a map of Cradle (the $1 million stretch goal), Will is having difficulties accepting this new reality.  He's reminding us of Mu Enkai right before he lost his most precious... (Read More)

Stretch Goal Revealed: $1 million

September 26th - via:
Thank you everyone for your patience!  The $1 million stretch goal has now been revealed despite Will's wailing and gnashing of teeth. After stuffing him with Oreos, and watching him lapse into a sugar coma, he agreed to something he's attempted to... (Read More)

From Will: Gratitude!

September 26th - via:
We've been keeping Will chained to his computer in order to keep writing his next book, but somehow he escaped and was able to record the following to send to all of you! You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with... (Read More)

$750,000 in less than 24 hours!

September 26th - via:
Hey everyone! So the team woke up this morning and saw that we passed the $750,000 mark for the campaign!! None of this would have been possible without you: our dedicated and hungry fans! We are honored to be on this journey with you. Since we made... (Read More)

$500,000 and New Stretch Goals Unleashed!

September 25th - via:
Is this real??? Apparently you guys really like Cradle because we've now hit $500,000 in funding in 1 day!! Our entire team is in awe of your power, passion, and willingness to buy a lot of books.  Because of this another stretch goal has been met... (Read More)

Next Stretch Goal Unlocked!

September 25th - via:
Wow. I'm not sure I thought we'd be unlocking some of these goals this quick - but here we are!! Next stretch goal is available to view!  Thank you!!! -Mike  (Read More)

Funded in 8 Minutes!

September 25th - via:
Guys - you are just amazing. You've funded the project in an astonishing 8 minutes. We can't thank you enough for all of your support! We are floored. Don't forget to check out the stretch goals - it's been hard to keep up with how fast everyone is... (Read More)

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