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Swift Spark: The Animated Series (Pilot Episode)

A project in Rotterdam, Netherlands by Pan-tastique

Cancelled by Creator

A kickass pilot for an animated superhero series, based on the webcomic of the same name!
Backers: 7
Average Pledge Per Backer: €24

Funded: €167 of €2,500
Dates: Sep 1st -> Oct 1st (31 days)
Project By: Pan-tastique
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Latest News

It's the end of our Kickstarter, but NOT for The Swift Spark!

October 1st - via:
Hi, everyone! I'm about to cancel the Kickstarter. I know I could wait a little longer for it to end, but I decided to pull the plug myself anyway. I've learned a lot over this past month, and I can't wait to continue working on this project! You can... (Read More)

48 Hours Left - Where to go from here?

September 29th - via:
Hi, all! I've come here today with likely our final Kickstarter update. Our shop, donation page and Patreon are officially open! SHOP: This page contains 2 links to the comics and merchandise available for purchase. (Read More)

THE PITCH... What's the verdict?

September 28th - via:
Hiya, guys! I just got out of my pitch with Frederator, and I got some great feedback! They were impressed with the amount of work little nineteen-year-old me was able to put together by myself, having no background or formal education in animation.... (Read More)

New art - Swift Spark turnaround

September 28th - via:
In our last few days, I've decided to share some new art. This time, it's a turnaround for the Swift Spark!  (Read More)

The final days - what's going to happen next?

September 28th - via:
Hi, everyone. I wanted to start this update off by thanking everyone that's backed, shared and followed this project for the past month - and perhaps for the four years that preceded this Kickstarter. It's obvious we're not going to meet our goal.... (Read More)


September 21st - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Week One - how did it go? Where to go next?

September 10th - via:
Hi, all! After two busy days at college, I can finally deliver this update. We're looking back on week one - €162 pledged. 6%. With 21 days to go, I can imagine that that's a concerning number. But that doesn't mean all hope is lost! I am working... (Read More)

Happy Labor Day!

September 7th - via:
Happy Labor Day to all of our American backers! Tomorrow, the first week of our campaign will be over. I'll be looking back on its progress so far, what went right, what could've gone better, discuss some ideas for the weeks ahead!  (Read More)

New reward!

September 7th - via:
Taking some advice from a successful Kickstarter-runner, I've decided to add a reward to the €15 tier! A €15 pledge now gets you an A5-size sketchy thank-you featuring one of the show's characters along with your sticker pack! Signed by yours... (Read More)

Thank you to all new backers!

September 7th - via:
Whew! In less than 24 hours, we more than TRIPLED the pledge amount! Thank you all so much - anyone who donated €5 or more has been added to the ''special thanks''-page!  I hope to add plenty... (Read More)


September 6th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

We broke €100!

September 6th - via:
Funding just got past the €100-mark! Thanks again for all your support!  (Read More)

Shoutouts have started!

September 5th - via:
The page where we give shoutouts to all our Kickstarter supporters has gone live! Supporting the Kickstarter with €5 (about $6) or more will get your name mentioned on this page! Click here to visit!  (Read More)

Sneak preview - Swift Spark page 210

September 4th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

New art! Pose Sheet: Anna Kalani

September 4th - via:
Hi, all! Despite our low start this week, I've been hard at work working on the artwork we'll need to put production into full-scale. Today, I've got a pose sheet for Anna Kalani! Anna will play an important role in the pilot. Be sure to donate if... (Read More)

Exclusive preview: Anna's Pose Sheet!

September 3rd - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

No credit card? No worry!

September 2nd - via:
Hello, everyone! This update is geared towards potential backers who don't have a credit card. I have also put a shortened version in the FAQ section: I don't have a credit card, but still want to support your campaign. How can I do this? In the... (Read More)

Have you visited us on social media yet?

September 2nd - via:
Hi, all! Friendly reminder that we have socials to follow! Plus, on our website, all of your names (€5+ backers) will appear after the first week on a special page.... (Read More)

First backers!

September 1st - via:
Welcome to the first backers! Thank you for being here to back the project right at the beginning. <3  (Read More)


September 1st - via:
Hello everyone! I'm excited to say that it's finally time to launch the project. :D I couldn't have done this without all of your support, and I hope you guys will help me take this all the way!  (Read More)

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