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Uji and the Land of the Dead

A project in Tokyo, Japan by Sam Sweeney

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A story about a boy and his shape-shifting cat who journey across feudal Japan to save his parents from the Land of the Dead.
Backers: 24
Average Pledge Per Backer: $208

Funded: $5,001 of $5,000
Dates: Jul 22nd -> Sep 20th (60 days)
Project By: Sam Sweeney
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Latest News

Fight with the Jorogumo

August 31st - via:
Here is a glimpse into one of the first of many battles that take place in the story. I remember being proud of this when I first wrote it because of the way the descriptions are able to make you feel like you’re right in the middle of the action.... (Read More)

Official Cover Art!!

August 21st - via:
It’s HERE. The official cover for Uji and the Land of the Dead is finished!! It is absolutely incredible, all thanks to Brooklynne Noe and her amazing skills! She has brought my ideas to life in a way I never thought possible! Thank youuu!!!  (Read More)

Quick Updates!

August 2nd - via:
Hi everyone! I wanted to give some updates on what’s happening with the book at the moment. -Brooklynne Noe is hard at work with the cover art, which I hope everyone is anxious to see!  -I’m in the middle of the climax in the writing process. At... (Read More)

First Look

July 22nd - via:
I want to provide a small glimpse into what my story has to offer from the first few paragraphs of Chapter 1. This is an actual excerpt from the book that will prepare you for what’s in store! Enjoy! Long ago, in the beautiful lands of Japan, gods... (Read More)

T-shirt Design

July 22nd - via:
Here’s an example of one of the t-shirts you could own if you pledge $30! If you want one, they’re limited, so act fast!  (Read More)

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