The Refuge: Terror from the Deep

Mordecai Crowley's Journal of Interplanetary Travels -

A project in Salt Lake City, UT by Michael Murdock

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An all-ages, hardback space adventure set in a retro-futuristic past written & illustrated in journal format. Volumes 1 and 2 available
Backers: 182
Average Pledge Per Backer: $48

Funded: $8,801 of $7,500
Dates: Oct 3rd -> Nov 7th (36 days)
Project By: Michael Murdock
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Latest News

Only 3 hours left!

November 7th - via:
I just wanted to let everyone know how grateful I am for the support.We are so close to unlocking the 2nd stretch goal! Thanks again! See you on the other side.  (Read More)

Stretch Goal #1 Unlocked!

November 5th - via:
¬†Everyone who ordered a physical copy will be getting the two bookmarks. Thanks! Michael  (Read More)

So close to stretch goals!

November 5th - via:
Only 48 hours left, and we are so close to getting some stretch goals included with all of the books! I am in the process of finalizing all of the print files and in contact with the printer. It should go pretty smoothly after it's funded. Feel free... (Read More)


November 2nd - via:
Thanks to everyone who has supported this project. I am in the process of getting the files ready for the printer, so it should be smooth sailing once the campaign ends. Still 4 more days to go! Michael  (Read More)

90% there!

October 27th - via:
Just over a week left!Here is a little video I made using some of the illustrations from the books. If you know anyone who has kids that love space and love to use their imagination, feel free to share the campaign! Michael  (Read More)

Only two weeks left to back!

October 24th - via:
Coming down to the last two weeks of the campaign.¬† If you know people who may be interested, feel free to share it! I think we need about 30 more people to get it funded. If you have any questions or concerns, just message me. Here is another video... (Read More)

Three weeks left!

October 17th - via:
Hello again!The campaign is chugging along nicely. Almost to 75%. I am excited and hopeful that I will reach the goal. Here is a sketching video of one of the aliens in the book. Enjoy!  (Read More)

What a great first few days!

October 6th - via:
I just wanted to tell everyone how grateful I am. I am really optimistic about this campaign, and I really hope that I can get this book into your hands. As a thank you for everyone that has backed so far, I will be sending them a PDF of a 38 page... (Read More)

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