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The Shadow Planet: The Board Game

ILLUMINATED EDITIONS: Modern Artists Reinvent Classic Books

A project in Philadelphia, PA by Beehive Books

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Rediscover literary masterworks through the eyes of today's greatest visual artists in these gorgeously designed and produced volumes.
Backers: 1024
Average Pledge Per Backer: $334

Funded: $342,247 of $150,000
Dates: Jan 27th -> Feb 25th (30 days)
Project By: Beehive Books
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Latest News


February 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
Hello everyone! This has been one heck of a wild ride, and it's not done yet. I can't believe we're approaching DOUBLE our original funding goal. And now, entering our final 48 hours, we're here with a little surprise. We're unlocking  the JIM... (Read More)

Stretch Goal Announcement!

February 5th - via: kickstarter.com
We made a GIF! <3 Hello friends! This campaign continues to climb to unprecedented heights. We're already at over 135% of any of our previous ILLUMINATED EDITIONS campaigns with two thirds of the month still left to go! THANK YOU for making this... (Read More)

Exclusive Art: Woodring, the Balbusso Twins join Illuminated Editions from Beehive Books

February 4th - via: comicsbeat.com
Last week, Beehive Books launched a Kickstarter to fund their latest round of Illuminated Editions, a series of classic works of literature accompanied by new illustrations by some of comics’ most talented cartoonists. The new batch of books includes a trio of titles: A Jim Woodring-illustrated edition of A Voyage to Arcturus by David Lindsay; The Balbusso Twins illustrating F. Scott Fitzgerald‘s The Great Gatsby; and Kent Williams illustrating Kwaidon & Shadowings by Lafcadio Hearn. (Read More)


February 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
Hello friends! We have a lot of new announcements cooking here behind the scenes. Some special things and extras we're hoping to be able to add to the books, production values and effects we might be able to upgrade thanks to you all, and additional... (Read More)


January 30th - via: kickstarter.com
artwork by the Balbusso Twins Goodness gracious-- how is this even possible? Five hundred-some of you came together with passion, support and funding, and you managed to make this project a success in less than 30 hours. We're still reeling -- we... (Read More)

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