Shiver Me Timbers

Elsewhere: Volume 1

A project in Hamilton, MT by Unlikely Heroes Studios

Funding Successful

Elsewhere is a lovingly curated anthology of short pieces by independent creators from all over the world.
Backers: 247
Average Pledge Per Backer: $47

Funded: $11,523 of $7,500
Dates: Aug 1st -> Aug 31st (30 days)
Project By: Unlikely Heroes Studios
comicsbooksgraphic novelanthology +Suggest

Suggest Tags

Begin typing to search or pick from a list. You can add multiple tags at the same time!
Saving your suggestions...
Suggestion Saved Successfully
Thank you for your help! The Kicktraq gnomes will get to work on your suggestions very soon.

Please keep in mind not all suggestions may be used, and repeated re-submissions may result in being rejected automatically (and we don't want that to happen).

If you have any questions, have a good idea for a tag, or a more in-depth suggestion - please feel free to let us know!

Hrm... something went wrong.
Hey, bad things happen to the best of us. Don't worry, the gnomes have been dispatched. Maybe try again in a little while.



current pledge level
Last Updated: August 31 @ 14:05 -0400 GMT


of goal
funding period ended


trending toward
Trends are not projections.


of goal

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

Now you can share!

Help your backers reach your daily goals and help others see how you're doing. It's easy, with Kicktraq Mini.

Here are a few quick snippits of code you can use to embed your personalized widget on your website, in your blog, and even on your favorite forum.

HTML for websites & blogs

BBCode for forums
Copy BBCode

Reddit code for... well, Reddit
Copy Reddit Code

Special Note: Kickstarter recently disabled remote embedding for images on project pages, so embedding code doesn't work on project pages (yet) - just everywhere else.

You can read more about it here.
Latest News

22 hours left and a stretch goal fast approaching!

August 30th - via:
We're doing great, everyone! Let's keep it up and push for the next stretch goal at $12,500 - a second King's Club metal trading card, to complete the set for everyone pledging at a physical tier!! Consider upgrading your pledges to the print version... (Read More)

Zack Dolan Sketch Tier Changes

August 26th - via:
Hey guys, Some of you may have heard the extremely unfortunate and horrible news of Zack Dolan's passing away suddenly last week. We are making this update because we obviously will not be able to fulfill your sketch orders FROM HIM; however,... (Read More)


August 17th - via:
Hey guys!! We've done it!! Everyone backing at $25 or more will now receive this King's Club metal trading card! You might want to consider upgrading your pledge tier for these amazing cards from Faerie Metal - the best in the biz!! Next stretch goal... (Read More)

Raise a Glass and Take a Moment of Silence

August 14th - via:
Late last night, we got the terrible news that Blake Wilkie, colorist for the short piece "Murrieta" included in this  anthology, passed away. The indie comics world is like a family, and we all feel the loss of one of our own. Our hearts go out to... (Read More)

WE DID IT!! Congrats, everyone!!

August 12th - via:
Good job and thank you to everyone who got us to goal! First stretch goal is at 9k: A stunning metal trading card designed by one of our contributors, Amelia Pessoa, for EVERYONE backing at the $25 tier or higher! Consider upping your pledge to... (Read More)

NEW TIER ADDED! Let's win this!

August 12th - via:
We're 10 days into this thing, close to goal, and we are announcing the addition of a new KICKSTARTER REWARD TIER - sketch commissions by Zack! We just added it now! There will only be 10 slots, so get in there and grab one while you can!  Limit... (Read More)

$6,000!!! Almost there. New bonus reward.

August 8th - via:
Congratulations, we're almost there! We've hit $6,000 and decided to give away the first digital volume of our editor John Pence's book,The Ballad of Brighid of Atlanta, for free to everyone backing at $5 and more: The mystical, butt-kicking... (Read More)

Good job, everyone!!

August 5th - via:
Hey all! Thank you all so much for getting behind this project! Give yourselves a pat on the back. We're so excited for you to delve into the variety of awesome stories we have for you. In the meantime, we're doing pretty well, but we could use a... (Read More)

Incredible start! We're more than 30% of the way there already!

August 1st - via:
Thank you all so much. We've come so far in very little time!!  Don't forget - the more money we make, the more we will pay our contributors!!  Tell your friends and family and remind them that no one is charged until August 31, provided we hit our... (Read More)

If you have additional news that doesn't appear here, shoot us a link!
Performing maintenance. Some data may be briefly unavailable but is being collected and will be applied shortly.