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The Hammer Falls - Dystopian SF Action Novel

A project in Denver, CO by Travis Heermann

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A dystopian science fiction action novel. Spartacus meets Sin City with a cyberpunk twist.
Backers: 55
Average Pledge Per Backer: $41

Funded: $2,270 of $1,000
Dates: Feb 4th -> Mar 1st (26 days)
Project By: Travis Heermann
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Latest News

Voice Actor Onboard

February 28th - via:
It might be too late to make a significant difference in making our stretch goal, but I've confirmed an amazing voice actor for the audio book. Charles Kahlenberg has a film and television career going back almost forty years. He's been in things... (Read More)

One week to go, one small favor

February 22nd - via:
Thank you so much for your support thus far. We have the cover. I'll have the edits back from the editor in a couple of days. With seven days to go, we just crossed the $2,000 mark. This is awesome, as it's double the original funding goal. The extra... (Read More)

Preliminary Cover Reveal!

February 14th - via:
Want to see the preliminary cover reveal? There's still some processing to be done on the final image to make it look less photographic, but we're 99% there. What are your thoughts? Please leave your comments!  (Read More)

Cover Design Progress!!

February 14th - via:
Cover designer Dean Samed has been hard at work. We're very close to a finished cover. Meanwhile, here is something Dean put together for us to show us the process.  (Read More)

New Hammer Emblem

February 8th - via:
In honor of this project, fellow writer Helen Savore just made an origami hammer, along with two throwing stars for my Ronin books. Super cool!  (Read More)

Audio Book Narrator Developments

February 8th - via:
So I’m at Superstars Writing Seminar this week and I just had one of those serendipitous conversations. Of course, as we’re shooting for enough budget for an audio book production, I’m on the hunt for potential narrators now. I just finished... (Read More)

Cover Art Coming Soon...

February 7th - via:
I got a message from cover artist Dean Samed yesterday letting me know that he should have the cover finished in about ten days.... So you're going to get to see his work before this campaign is even finished. Stay tuned!  (Read More)

Wow, I can't believe it!

February 4th - via:
We did it! 100% funded in about twelve hours. I doubt it's a Kickstarter record, but it certainly is for me. And it's all thanks to you generous people. I am so grateful to all of you. But I can hardly relax yet. Next step, let's see if we can fund... (Read More)

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