Kenner Star Wars Photography Vol 1 1977-1979 Deluxe Edition

A project in Cincinnati, OH by Kim Simmons

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The original, one last time. A deluxe hardcover edition of the book that started it all.
Backers: 219
Average Pledge Per Backer: $462

Funded: $101,118 of $85,000
Dates: Feb 2nd -> Apr 3rd (60 days)
Project By: Kim Simmons
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Latest News


April 3rd - via:
Thank you to everyone who made this happen! We exceeded our main goal, got to our first stretch goal and then some!! Kim recorded this before the Kickstarter had ended, so we weren't sure how high it would go.... You'll need an HTML5 capable browser... (Read More)


April 1st - via:
Well everyone, you did it! The book is funded and we're still on our way. We wanted to give everyone a review of the rewards. Everyone who contributes at any level will get their name in the book as a backer. Those who contribute at the minimum book... (Read More)


April 1st - via:
We are funded! The book is a go and it happened thanks to all of you who contributed. THANK YOU! We're so happy that we can get this book into everyone's hands and get the slipcover out to everyone who wants one. If you haven't contributed yet,... (Read More)


March 29th - via:
We just want to thank you all who have upped your pledges to get the slipcover case. We really hope the goal is reached and we can get the book, the rewards, and the slipcase to all of you. We do have an extra spot that we've added for the Executive... (Read More)

1 WEEK TO GO! Video Update from Kim

March 26th - via:
With just 1 week remaining, we are sitting around 80% funded. This is the final stretch. For anyone sitting on the fence, now is the time to contribute. You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound... (Read More)


March 23rd - via:
Hey everybody, as we are just 10 days away from the end of the Kickstarter and still only 80% funded, we wanted to offer everyone an opportunity to get the limited edition slipcover for their collection of books since it doesn't look like we'll be... (Read More)

The Campaign Rages On!

March 16th - via:
Hey everybody! We just wanted to take a moment to say thank you to everybody who has contributed so far. We're sitting at 80% with 17 days to go. Typically there are backers who wait until the last minute to contribute, so we're confident of hitting... (Read More)


March 7th - via:
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February 23rd - via:
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February 20th - via:
Hey everybody! We are 2 1/2 weeks into the Kickstarter Campaign & nearly 70% funded!! Thank you to everyone who has contributed and supported the book. Volume 1 really dives deep behind-the-scenes of Kenner Toys during the creation of the Star... (Read More)


February 15th - via:
Here is a video flip-through of Volume 2 (Deluxe Edition) from the last campaign. This Volume 2 Deluxe Edition contains additional pages of photos of the Micro Collection line. You can get this book bundled with Vol 1 Deluxe Edition or with all of... (Read More)


February 9th - via:
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February 6th - via:
WOW! We're really amazed at how quickly you all got us to the half-way point on this campaign. In 5 days we're already 50% funded!! THANK YOU for the support and please keep sharing the campaign. We will be revealing the bookmark and diorama poster... (Read More)

This Is Where The Fun Begins!

February 3rd - via:
Hello everybody!! First of all, THANK YOU for contributing to the Volume 1 Deluxe Edition Kickstarter. These first 24+ hours have completely exceeded our expectations as we've already raised more than 40% of our goal!! We are so grateful to see such... (Read More)

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