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Ennead: The Rule of Nine | An Epic Fantasy Saga, Books #1-6

A project in Jersey City, NJ by J. L. Johnson Jr.

Status: Active

Over 40 new pages in this spaghetti western, fantasy that values diversity, representation, and marginalized voices.
Backers: 161
Average Daily Pledges: $310
Average Pledge Per Backer: $37

Funding: $5,882 of $5,000
Dates: Sep 7th -> Oct 6th (29 days)
Project By: J. L. Johnson Jr.
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Latest News

Stretch Goal Unlocked: Andraste # 1

September 24th - via:
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Stretch Goal Unlocked: Ruination # 1

September 23rd - via:
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Stretch Goal Announcement!

September 22nd - via:
Backers! We are already only $155 away from reaching our first stretch goal! Make sure you check these out and share our campaign with friends!  We are starting things off with a slew of indie fantasy comics. First up: PDF download. (All Backers)... (Read More)

Four for Four

September 21st - via:
Backers!  We did it! Fully funded in 2 weeks!  This was the biggest goal I've set on Kickstarter to date and I am honored that 150 of you have showed up thus far! If you pledged before we hit our goal you received a care package in your inbox with... (Read More)

New Perspectives

September 18th - via:
Backers,  Hopefully your weekend is off to a peaceful start. For those of you like me who typically work weekends, I hope you get through this one with minimal stress. We just cracked 90%, we are 33 backers away from beating Ennead's all time high,... (Read More)

R & R: Relaxation and Recommendations (And a Sneak Peek)

September 17th - via:
Backers,   This update is coming from the road. I'm on a weekend getaway with my family for the first time in a long time. I've got an entire week off from the day job too! That said, work the grind doesn't stop for Ennead. We are fast approaching... (Read More)

An Ask, A Breakdown, and Robots

September 16th - via:
How's everyone doing?  (Again, someone please comment below. I'm totally not bored, but I do love getting to know you all.) This campaign is definitely living up to my expectations and then some. I decided coming into this one that I would go all in... (Read More)

This is Important.

September 15th - via:
Backers, I want to make something crystal clear to each and everyone of you: I appreciate you.  I know that Ennead would not be nearly this far along without you. 80% funded in 1 week on Ennead's 4th Kickstarter campaign in 10 months is a serious... (Read More)

Week 2, Here We Come!

September 14th - via:
How's it going? (No seriously, you know you can reply to these, right?) Back again with more Ennead news. This campaign is seriously off to an amazing start. The best one yet.  No big deal. Just outpacing my 3 previous campaigns by a week! I am... (Read More)

70% and Climbing!

September 13th - via:
Evening everyone. Just checking in to share some quick thoughts. With our first week coming to a close I couldn't be happier to have 115 of you here already! This is Ennead's fourth campaign and that is the fastest we've hit 100, let alone 115. Thank... (Read More)

I Wasn't Going to Send an Update Today.

September 11th - via:
Evening folks, For those of you outside the USA, I'm sure you still understand the significance of 9/11 here in the States. The events that took place on this day 20 years ago shook the world and reshaped geopolitics across the globe. I won't go into... (Read More)

A Friday Q and A

September 10th - via:

Ninety Seven of You? Seriously?

September 9th - via:
WHOA! 97 backers already?! This has been an amazing start! Just a head up to any on the fence seeing this, Early Bird offers AND the chance to get a free gift with your pledge ends in just about 4 hours at 11:59PM EST. And another campaign worth a... (Read More)

The Return of The Number King

September 9th - via:
Afternoon Folks, Back with another update and another project I recommend. For my new backers: I'm a bit of a data geek. Blame it on my day job, but tracking data is fun for me. Those of you who've been here before, you KNOW I had to eventually... (Read More)

24 Hours Behind Us

September 8th - via:
Greetings backers! Just wanted to check in at (or around) the 24 hour mark to let you know how things are going: This has been the best first day Ennead has ever had here on Kickstarter thanks to you folks! I am excited to see where we can take this... (Read More)

Ennead: The Rule of Nine Now Live on Kickstarter

September 8th - via:
Today, visionary world-builder and author J.L. Johnson Jr. invites readers to Kickstart a whole new realm of fantasy, with two new installments of Ennead: The Rule of Nine, now live on Kickstarter. With art and letters by Luke Horsman (Judge Dredd), art by Apple Nunez (Heart That Wanders), and covers by children’s illustrator Martin Nihlen (A Hunt Such as This), storyboard and concept artist Edward Lilley (High Value Target), rounds out this fantastic line-up! (Read More)

10 Hours In!

September 7th - via:
To our new backers, thank you for jumping in! Ennead is full of life, love, and comic goodness I hope you enjoy what you see. I am always willing to listen to/hear feedback, so feel free to share. Give me a follow on Twitter or Instagram to stay in... (Read More)

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