King Arthur vs Devil Kitty

A project in Bishop Auckland, UK by Dan Sumption

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An illustrated retelling of an ancient tale where King Arthur, with the help of his wizard Merlin, takes on a giant kitten. No, really.
Backers: 154
Average Pledge Per Backer: £26

Funded: £4,035 of £3,500
Dates: Aug 29th -> Sep 21st (23 days)
Project By: Dan Sumption
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Latest News

2 hours to go

September 21st - via:
The Kickstarter campaign ends in just 2 hours. If you haven't yet pledged, now's your last chance! If you sneakingly fancy a signed print of one of the illustrations, now's your last chance. If you... you get the picture, it's now or never. We're... (Read More)

Target hit! What next?

September 19th - via:
Thanks to the generosity of all of you, King Arthur vs Devil Kitty will be published! We have hit our initial funding target of £3,500. Now, can you help us to our stretch goals? At £4,000 we'll be able to properly pay illustrator Max. Max offered... (Read More)

Help with pledging for prints

September 18th - via:
Thank you for all the positive responses to yesterday's update. We've now hit 97% of the initial funding goal, with 3 days to go...  Several people struggled to work out how to add the prints on to their pledge, and so I have written a guide on... (Read More)

4 days to go! Art prints now available as an add-on

September 17th - via:
There are just 4 days left to go on the Kickstarter campaign. We are close to achieving our target, but still need a little help to get us over the line. Signed prints We are now producing a number of limited-edition prints of ten of the... (Read More)

Dan & Max Hit the Screen... plus last 3 signed books

September 11th - via:
Last night I (Dan) had the pleasure of interviewing King Arthur vs Devil Kitty's illustrator, Max. We talked about the book, about what it was that drew Max to want to work on it, about Max's background as an artist, and about the novel he has... (Read More)

“Just a flesh wound” – Monty Python and the Devil Kitty

September 8th - via:
I recently had the pleasure of performing King Arthur vs Devil Kitty in the Anglo-Saxon roundhouse at Cae Mabon. I did it while wearing the terrifying mask of Merlin, made during a week spent channelling and making masks for for the Gods and... (Read More)

Over 50% there!

September 4th - via:
Thanks to all of your support, we have now raised over 50% of the pledges needed to get King Arthur vs Devil Kitty published. We still need help getting the rest of the way though. It's very hard for us to get our message out there, because sites... (Read More)

Get £4 off the book for the next 30 hours

August 30th - via:
The King Arthur vs Devil Kitty Kickstarter campaign has launched, and we already have over £800 pledged! If you back the book soon, you can get £4 off (this applies to the paperback, hardback, and signed hardback editions), but hurry - this special... (Read More)

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