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Cirque Du Mort | Volume One

A project in Cardiff, UK by Anastasia Catris

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Join us in the first volume of this penny dreadful-style anthology of morbid tales surrounding the cast of a haunted circus.
Backers: 270
Average Pledge Per Backer: £18

Funded: £4,854 of £2,500
Dates: Oct 2nd -> Nov 1st (30 days)
Project By: Anastasia Catris
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Latest News

Update #12 - £4,500 Stretch Goal Reached With Only 12 Hours Left!

October 31st - via:
I can't believe I am writing this but, with only 12 hours left on the clock, Cirque Du Mort has reached its £4,500 Stretch Goal! That is a massive £2,000 more than the original funding goal of £2,500, meaning the funding has reached 180% ! This... (Read More)

Update #11 - Final Hours Fast Approaching!

October 29th - via:
After a very successful and fun weekend working hard at London MCM Expo I was ecstatic to return home to the news that the Cirque Du Mort had passed its £4,000 stretch goal! This is probably the most exciting stretch goal for me, personally, as it... (Read More)

Update #10 - London MCM

October 23rd - via:
For those of you headed to the Excel Center in the London Docklands this weekend for MCM Expo, I will be at CF8 in the Comics Village (shown on the map above). I'm afraid I won't be able to take personal commissions this weekend as I am pretty busy... (Read More)

Update #9 - Guest Artist Spotlight

October 22nd - via:
Due to popular demand I have opened up 5 extra ART COLLECTOR BUNDLES (£60), so if you or your friends missed out on this awesome bundle of artwork, please feel free to change your pledge reward, and of course spread the word that there are 5 more... (Read More)

Update #8 - SCARdiff Horror Convention

October 20th - via:
I'd like to take this opportunity to say hello to the new backers of Cirque Du Mort, especially those who I was lucky enough to meet at SCARdiff on the weekend. As some of you may know, the middle weeks of any Kickstarter project are always difficult... (Read More)

Update #7 - Cast List

October 18th - via:
Hi all! Today Cirque Du Mort managed to reach 200 backers! 200 of you who have backed, spread the word, tweeted, facebooked and generally helped push this project to this amazing point and I cannot thank you all enough (I can't believe there are 200... (Read More)

Update #6 - Even More Stretch Goals!

October 17th - via:
Well it seems we are officially over halfway through the Cirque Du Mort Kickstarter Campaign and time really does seem to be flying by. I am currently working on two official sketch card sets (my last ones of the year), a few private commissions for... (Read More)

Update #5 - Long Awaited Stretch Goals

October 12th - via:
Well, it has been a very productive and amazing first week and a bit for the Cirque Du Mort. On October 7th the project reached £3,000 (120% funded, 166 backers)! And now, with 19 days to go, it's close to reaching £3,500! And that's without me... (Read More)

Update #4 - Button Badge Preview

October 6th - via:
Hi all. I thought that today I would reveal some of the designs for the Cirque Du Mort button badges which are a part of the EARLY BIRD PRE-ORDER, MERCHANDISE BUNDLE, GUEST ARTIST REWARDS, COMMISSION REWARD, ART COLLECTOR BUNDLE, INTERIOR ARTWORK... (Read More)

Update #3 - Beware The Circus of Death...

October 5th - via:
Hi all, hope you're having a lovely Sunday. Had a wonderful time at AniManga POP Bristol yesterday and even managed to meet some of the wonderful people who have backed my book so far. I don't think I could really stop smiling (or saying 'Thank... (Read More)


October 3rd - via:
I can't believe I am already typing this, but at 10.30pm last night (Oct 3rd) the Cirque Du Mort reached FULLY FUNDED. That's less than 2 days! I can't actually believe it. I am currently at AniManga POP! Convention in Bristol and I'm in a bit of a... (Read More)

Update #1 - Amazing First Day and New Pledge Reward

October 3rd - via:
The Cirque Du Mort Kickstarter went live at 9am on October 2nd and in only 34 hours has already reached 88% funding! I honestly cannot believe the response that this project has had and I cannot thank all of you enough for showing so much support.... (Read More)

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