Beyond the Western Deep: Volume One

Third Editions Books: your ultimate gamer library

A project in Toulouse, France by Third Editions

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A collection of high-end books explaining all you need to know about popular gaming sagas. Help us translate and distribute them to you
Backers: 2044
Average Pledge Per Backer: €68

Funded: €139,296 of €100,000
Dates: Aug 29th -> Sep 28th (30 days)
Project By: Third Editions
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Latest News

Third Editions' Second Kickstarter Campaign Concludes; More Than $154K Raised

April 11th - via:
After over a month of funding, Third Editions' Your Ultimate Gaming Library - Season 2 has been successfully funded with over $150K raised from the campaign. (Read More)

End of the campaign (but not of the journey!) + SURPRISE

September 28th - via:
It’s been a hell of a month guys, well “hell” is not the right word. It’s been a rollercoaster of emotions on our side, and we reach the endgoal with pleasure. But, as we told you countless times, the end of the campaign is not the end of the... (Read More)

STRETCH GOAL #1 "Metal Gear Solid" is unlocked and available!

September 27th - via:
New book unlocked, now let’s race for another one ! Thanks to all of you guys, we have reached our stretch goal! So, available immediately as one standard book, is Metal Gear Solid! You can just pick it in the survey at the end of the campaign. ... (Read More)

48 hours left, new stretch goal and let’s bring the party to Rapture!

September 26th - via:
The final sprint starts now! As the race for the first stretch goal is going well, we’re planning the second one (and even the third, better be prepared). So, if we reach the insane amount of 140.000 euros, we’ll translate and propose to you our... (Read More)

WE MADE IT! Now, let’s talk stretch goal…

September 23rd - via:
It is done, wow. We’ve been really enthusiastic in all our updates, jumping around like children on caffeine, but now it’s the real deal. It took us several hours to find our cool back. Thank you all so much. Vous êtes incroyables, pardon our... (Read More)

90% and a week to go!

September 20th - via:
This month of September feels like it will never end to us, this campaign keep getting more and more traction over the course of the weeks. Well, now we just have one more week to go to try to find 10% of our goal. Seems so close and yet so far!... (Read More)

End of the vote!

September 16th - via:
So, democracy has spoken, and there is a clear winner for our first stretch goal with 18% of the votes. Snake will infiltrate our campaign if we reach 120.000 euros, and we will translate Metal Gear Solid! Thanks a lot for your huge participation, we... (Read More)

Now voting for stretch goals

September 13th - via:
We have an amazing community that helped us reaching 80% of our goal in two weeks. It’s awesome, but we don’t forget that we still need you to get there. In the meantime, even if we haven’t yet reached our goal, we feel like we should prepare... (Read More)

Half of the campaign, almost 80% of the goal!

September 12th - via:
Two weeks ago, we were simple French guys asking the world to trust us with our books. Two weeks later, we’re still simple, but you are more than 1000 people trusting us from all around the world. And you helped us reaching 80% of our goal, two... (Read More)

Dark Souls, Zelda, and Final Fantasy 7 Books on Kickstarter

September 8th - via:
Third Editions is looking to translate its huge library of fan-written gaming books, from Dark Souls to Zelda. (Read More)

We are now in the "Projects we love" on Kickstarter

September 6th - via:
 See this little white-on-purple heart in the corner of the picture? It's a medal, a medal we are proud and happy to display, and that rewards us on the beginning of this campaign for all the work we did on it. It shows the world that our project... (Read More)

One week update: ebooks!

September 5th - via:
This week was intense, and we had a lot of feedback from you guys, that’s really important to us. One of the thing we heard the most is “you have nice covers, but I'm more interested by the inside”. Ok, we heard you. Starting now, you will be... (Read More)

Halfway there !

September 2nd - via:
In just about 4 days, we already reached 50% of our goal (yes, almost). In our situation, it’s unexpected, and magical. You have to understand that, being French publishers asking for the world to trust us, without previous contacts in English... (Read More)

French Publisher's Gorgeous Game Books Hit Kickstarter

September 1st - via:
French publisher Third Editions is taking their "ultimate gamer library" to Kickstarter in hopes of bringing their high end gaming books to the US and UK. (Read More)

What a ride guys !

August 30th - via:
It’s been 24 hours now that we’re on the deck of this campaign, and we’re almost at 20% of our goal. This is really great! As you imagine, we lived the night and slept the day to match our audience schedule, so it’s been demanding. But mostly... (Read More)

Yes, please.

August 30th - via:
Third Edition are running a Kickstarter to help get their very fancy video game books translated from French into English. (Read More)

Kickstarter For Beautiful, Lore-Filled Editions of Three Classic Video Game Sagas Has Begun

August 29th - via:
Ever wanted a beautiful in-depth analysis of one of your favorite games? Now’s your chance to grab one. (Read More)

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