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Singularity&Co - Save the Adventure!

A project in Brooklyn, NY by Singularity&Co.

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Help us rescue unique, out-of-print adventure stories from copyright limbo and make them available online and as e-books!
Backers: 389
Average Pledge Per Backer: $31

Funded: $12,214 of $12,000
Dates: Sep 25th -> Nov 9th (46 days)
Project By: Singularity&Co.
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Latest News

Help fund a campaign to rescue classic, out of print sci-fi novels

February 5th - via: blastr.com
For every classic sci-fi novel that's seen reprint after reprint and found its way into the hands of generations of readers, there are more that never quite made it that far. These folks want to help. (Read More)

When Adventure Attacks!

November 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
 Sometimes you have an adventure, and sometimes the adventure has you! As tiny a token of gratitude to our now 300+ backers, and a little bit of temptation for those on the giving-fence, we're pleased to offer Exhibit A: a collage a vintage... (Read More)

We're almost there!

October 31st - via: kickstarter.com
Calling all Adventurers: We've got 9 DAYS and $3500 to go. We did a little calculation, and that means we need 140 more $25 backers, or 70 more $50 backers - totally do-able! But we need help spreading the word!  Remember, if we don't make our goal... (Read More)

We were in the WSJ today, spread the news and help us reach our goal!

October 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Thanks to our good friend Lilit Marcus of the Wall St. Journal for helping spread the word in today's Greater New York section!  It was such a wonderful way to start the week after a weekend spent at the wedding of our co-founders Ash and Cici!... (Read More)

A few more from the "To Rescue" list:

October 16th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Adventurers, We have 24 days left and $7.5K to go! Just wanted to let you know, we've been adding awesome titles to our "To Rescue" list, and we're getting really excited!  But for those still on the fence, here are a few great titles from our... (Read More)

Enter, Fortune Cookie

October 9th - via: kickstarter.com
 What happens when you post updates late a night? You forget things, like adding photos that make the updates make sense. So here it is: the most appropriate fortune cookie fortune, ever. See previous update, and enjoy.  (Read More)

10-4, fortune cookie!

October 6th - via: kickstarter.com
It seemed only fitting such fortune should accompany tonight's take-out meal. The siren song of adventure never rang so clear!  Just wanted to share the good fortune with YOU, our amazing backers!  We'd also like to remind our fellow adventurers... (Read More)

100+ Backers and over 25% of the way there!

October 4th - via: kickstarter.com
In honor of making it to $3000 of our $12,000 goal, we'd like to share this awesome list of 10 Pre-"Hunger Games" Adventurers with Awesome D.I.Y. Skills, by Save the Adventure editor Josh Glenn of HiLo Books: 1. Robinson Crusoe, in Daniel Defoe's... (Read More)

See how it all started

October 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
This video from last year's successful Save the SciFi campaign explains our mission and our goals. We're not just saving the SciFi anymore, but that's where our roots are!  (Read More)

Hello Adventurers!

October 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
WOW. It's been less than a week and we're already 14% funded! It's really Early Backers like you that take projects from good idea to awesome reality - thank you for believing in us, early adopters! As we continue compiling our list of rescue-able... (Read More)

Brooklyn vintage book lovers launch Save the Adventure! Kickstarter

October 2nd - via: wired.co.uk
"It's got everything: alternate timelines, a cameo by H.G. Wells, time travelling prostitutes -- and they kill Hitler!" No, musician Cici James isn't talking about the latest Nazi-slaughtering offering from Quentin Tarantino. The New Yorker is revelling in the literary genius of Jerry Yulsman's Elleander Morning, an award-winning 1984 novel tracking an alternative history in which World War II never happened and Hitler is assassinated by the book's namesake. (Read More)

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