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Shakespeare Unleashed – A Horror Anthology

A project in Staten Island, NY by James Aquilone

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Alas! Wicked stories & sonnets based on the Bard's work by Joe Lansdale, Ian Doescher, Cullen Bunn, Seanan McGuire, Jonathan Maberry...
Backers: 467
Average Daily Pledges: $2,428
Average Pledge Per Backer: $57

Funding: $26,703 of $5,000
Dates: Jun 21st -> Jul 21st (31 days)
Project By: James Aquilone
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Latest News

David Avallone Story Reveal; First 3 Witches Brew T-Shirt Has Been Printed

June 30th - via:
We have the first two pages of David Avallone's Richard III story. "Bloody Thou Art" takes place in 1485 England and may or may not involve vampires. Helena Masellis did the art, and Tom Napolitano did the lettering. Comics Beat has the scoop on the... (Read More)

Kickstart this collection of Shakespeare-themed horror stories

June 29th - via:
Shakespeare Unleashed is a forthcoming anthology edited by James Aquilone that will feature horror stories and sonnets inspired by the work of William Shakespeare. There's also an accompanying comic book! (Read More)

Shakespeare Unleashed Art Book Added; Italian Translation Announcement

June 28th - via:
The first week is in the books — and it was one of the best I've ever had. We had more than 400 backers, and Independent Legions picked up the Italian translation rights to Shakespeare Unleashed (which they're calling Shakespeare in Horror). Here's... (Read More)

We Funded Post Haste! First Stretch Goal: A Free Print!

June 22nd - via:
We had an amazing first day.  We funded in 75 minutes, a new record for one of my campaigns. We were made a "Project We Love" by Kickstarter. And we're about to hit 300 backers. Thank you to everyone who has supported the project and shared the... (Read More)

James Aquilone for 'Shakespeare Unleashed' by Crystal Lake Publishing and Monstrous Books

June 22nd - via:
Never one to rest on his laurels, Mr. Aquilone is now working on another collection of stories. This time centered around the Bard himself, William Shakespeare. In Shakespeare Unleashed, James has gathered another vast array of talented creators to bring a veil of horror on some of Shakespeare’s famous works. (Read More)

What If Shakespeare Was Clive Barker? Welcome To Shakespeare Unleashed

June 21st - via:
Shakespeare Unleashed is the follow-up to Classic Monsters Unleashed, the highest-funded and highest-backed prose horror anthology in Kickstarter history, reimagining William Shakespeare's greatest works as short horror stories, horror sonnets, and horror comics. (Read More)

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