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The Shaolin Nun 3

A project in Salt Lake City, UT by JC Carter

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Jump Into Kung-Fu Action With The Shaolin Nun!
Backers: 135
Average Pledge Per Backer: $49

Funded: $6,631 of $6,000
Dates: Sep 1st -> Oct 31st (60 days)
Project By: JC Carter
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Latest News

106% funded - 21 HOURS TO GO!

October 30th - via:
We're less than $600 from that streeeeeeeeetch goal!  Who doesn't love a good stretch?  This is it! The last day!  Who else will join us in this tireless mission?  Who else will grab the collector's item-level Printed Issues?  Who else will grab... (Read More)

105% Funded - 123 backers - 45 HOURS TO GO

October 29th - via:
We're down to the final two-ish days of this campaign!  We're less than $700 from our first stretch goal! Will we make it? That's up to you and the fickle winds of fate at this point. YOU just need to hold on for 45 more hours. And we just need 20... (Read More)

103% Funded. TWO DAYS TO GO!

October 28th - via:
66 hours to go as of this writing.  That's 66 nerve-wracking hours hoping that we can push to well over the funding level, so the "all or nothing" aspect of Kickstarter isn't a factor. It's scary when you're sitting right on the line just before the... (Read More)

101% Funded - THREE DAYS TO GO!

October 27th - via:
Wait? Did we go down a point? Yes. Yes we did. Someone else had to withdraw their backing.  Fortunately, this loss didn't take us below our $6k goal, but it is scary. We need more backers to bring us well over the line, even to $6,500, just to... (Read More)

102% Funded - FOUR Days to go!

October 26th - via:
We're almost there! Still less than $900 to get us to our first stretch goal!  Remember, this is the only place you can get all three issues of The Shaolin Nun!  We have awesome t-shirts:  All are available through the reward tiers. The add-on is... (Read More)

102% funded - FIVE days to go!

October 25th - via:
We've come a long way, reached our funding goal, and have just five days left!  We're currently less than $900 from our first stretch goal! We may only hit this stretch goal, but it's a good one to go out on! Spread the word and get your friends,... (Read More)

99% SIX DAYS TO GO - We're Not Bulletproof

October 24th - via:
I mostly took the day off from campaigning yesterday. It was good for my health.  Today I woke up to discover some folks had made adjustments to their pledges (which I totally understand), knocking us back down to BELOW our funding goal (less than... (Read More)


October 22nd - via:
I posted today's update, walked away from my computer for all of 10 minutes and we're FUNDED!  Thank you to Doug and Clarity for taking us over the top!  So to amend my last message, lets make this weekend about getting us to our first Stretch... (Read More)

EIGHT days to go and 91% Funded!

October 22nd - via:
We are getting so very very close! Let's push to make it to 100% funded by the end of the weekend!  Some stats I'm always interested in what rewards people select. I think we've got some pretty cool rewards and I can only improve on them with future... (Read More)

85% Funded and NINE days to go!

October 21st - via:
Just a quick reminder that we'll be LIVE today on Facebook! You should be sure to watch us tonight: 8 PM ET / 7 PM CT / 6 PM MT / 5 PM PT!  See Charlie McElvy stressing as he prepares for... (Read More)

TEN DAYS TO GO and 85% Funded!

October 20th - via:
Today's social media posting We have just TEN short days left to get this book funded and we're less than $900 away from the goal!  One of our backers, "Comic Book John", posted: "'s criminal it hasn't funded yet." I COMPLETELY AGREE. And I'm... (Read More)

79% funded, 11 days to go!

October 19th - via:
As always we're looking for people to jump on and back us at the first physical tier: "Printed Issue #3" to help kick us over the top! We now need just 38 new backers to do that and we're fully funded!  But if you have already backed us, you may be... (Read More)

77% funded, 12 days to go! Oh, and we have a friend launching a Kickstarter today!

October 18th - via:
Just 12 days left to bring this project to its funding goal! Remember, we need just FIFTY people to back us at the $25 "Printed Issue #3" level!  But why stop there?  You could get issue #3 and an awesome t-shirt!  You could get issue #3 and... (Read More)

2 weeks left and we still need backers!

October 17th - via:
We're currently (as of this writing) at 75%. If just FIFTY people backed us at the $25 ("Printed #3") tier, we'd be funded! The worry would end and the party would begin!  You may be wondering about why I charge $25 for a single comic book. When you... (Read More)

72% Funded With ONLY 15 Days To Go!

October 15th - via:
We're coming down to the wire, my friends! I always want these campaigns to be easy. I mean, I see Kickstarters fully fund in a day, or a week--I would have been happy with a month. But it seems like I'm once-again having to push until the very last... (Read More)

Top Secret Message to my physical rewards backers

October 13th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Some other awesome books to back on Kickstarter!

October 11th - via:
You have all been so generous to support The Shaolin Nun, that I wanted to tell you about some of the books I'm supporting this month:  Project Magus:  I admit, they reached... (Read More)

Four Limited-Edition Prints

October 8th - via:
We have four limited-edition art prints from the incomparable Gregory Maldonado! Each is a limited-edition 11 x 17 print of only 100 made, and are available when you select from the following reward tiers:  Acolyte Bundle - $200.00 - Select one from... (Read More)

See us LIVE (with special guests)!

October 6th - via:
DON'T MISS THIS! WHEN? Tomorrow, Thursday, October 7 2021.  WHAT TIME? 8:00 PM ET/7:00 PM CT/6:00 PM MT/5:00 PM PT WHERE? You can catch this live broadcast either on the Shaolin Nun Facebook page:  or on my... (Read More)

Halfway there!

September 27th - via:
We're at the halfway mark!  Both time-wise and donations wise. But remember, this is an "all or nothing" campaign. The only way I can pay my extremely talented artists to draw this issue is to hit that funding goal! So now that we've raised $3k in... (Read More)

Limited Edition Prints

September 22nd - via:
Someday I hope to be promoting a book with the title: "The Art of Gregory Maldonado."  In 2019, my scripts for the first arc of Shaolin Nun were "completed." I started looking into what publishers needed for solicitations. At the time, the consensus... (Read More)

New T-Shirt Designs!

September 15th - via:
We've got lots of awesome t-shirt designs for this campaign!  When you back us at the following reward levels, one of those designs could be yours! A T-Shirt and a Comic Book - $50 Initiate Bundle - $100 Acolyte Bundle - $200 Warrior Bundle - $400... (Read More)

Great start, but we need to keep going!

September 9th - via:
The early-bird special is almost over (ending at 12:00 AM September 11), so if you're on the fence about backing us, you only have a couple more days to take advantage of the sale! But hey! That doesn't mean the campaign is over! We're going to the... (Read More)

We hit the 48hr goal on the first DAY?

September 2nd - via:
Our issue 1 campaign reached $539.00 from 15 backers on its first day.  Our issue 2 campaign reached $406.00 from 12 backers on its first day.    On the FIRST DAY of the issue 3 campaign we’ve cleared $1,173.00 from 36 backers!  The majority of... (Read More)

We're LIVE! Help us reach our 48 hour goal of $1k!

September 1st - via:
Will you help us by donating today?  Why wouldn't you, when you were so smart to come here today?  Why wouldn't you, where there is an early bird sale from now until September 10th?  So select a reward level and watch this campaign grow!   (Read More)

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