Why Kickstarter matters
So I wanted to give you some insight into why Kickstarter has become such an important part of our production model, and indeed, the production model of most... Read more
Back our latest fantasy film on Kickstarter!
Mythica 2: The Darkspore- the next installment in our epic fantasy series, starring the one-and-only Kevin Sorbo - has just gone live on Kickstarter. We need your... Read more
From the director of Shadow Cabal - a medieval Christmas movie!
So as many of you know, we just made a unique and really fun medieval Christmas movie - the Christmas Dragon... the title pretty much sums it up... Read more
Back the Christmas Dragon kickstarter!
So... we made another fantasy film - unlike any fantasy ever created before... The Christmas Dragon. Think of it like Willow meets Rise of the Guardians-... Read more
Back our new fantasy on Kickstarter - MYTHICA
If you liked Shadow Cabal, we've got a treat in store for you. We just launched our most epic fantasy film yet, starring Kevin Sorbo (Hercules) in his... Read more
Survivor Cast and Crew screening at SLCC FanX
Not sure how many of you are locals, or are planning on attending Salt Lake Comic-Con's FanXperience event from April 17 to 19th (we'll be there, doing a... Read more
SAGA Video Game for all platforms
So as you know, The Shadow Cabal was set in a world we initially created as a video game (www.playsaga.com)
Anyway, our lead programmer from that game, Eric... Read more
Well, Dani Chuchran is back. But she's no less kick-ass. Dani stars in our latest feature, SURVIVOR, also starring Kevin Sorbo (Hercules, Andromeda), and directed by Shadow Cabal... Read more
Our hands are cramping, but the rewards are coming.
Also, Dani needs a shorter signature. She's holding up the line.
So we are close to shipping! DVDs came back today, so did posters. We are still awaiting CDs and Blurays for some reason. But we will start shipping... Read more
Digital Rewards Sent!
So, we sent out the digital rewards tonight. You should have an email from us (or a Kickstarter message in some cases) with links to download your specific... Read more
Still working out a few kinks with your digital downloads... We want you to have the best video possible. Thanks to those of you who have been providing... Read more
DIGITAL DOWNLOADS THIS WEEK
Digital downloads will be available this week. We'll be contacting you for details shortly.
New ORC WARS Trailer
We are in the last 3 days of our Orc WarsKickstarter campaign, and as a last minute preview, we've added a bunch of VFX we've completed since... Read more
Get all FOUR of Arrowstorm's fantasy films!
So we added an exciting reward to our current ORC WARS Kickstarter that may be of interest to you: http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/arrowstorm/orc-wars-feature-film
So several of you have asked us the question... Read more
Whispering Willows needs your help
As you know, Kickstarter is a social network and relies on the goodwill and support of the "crowd" - all of us - to succeed. With this... Read more
New Shadow Cabal trailer up!
So you can see some of the progress on the film, we have an entirely new trailer cut together with mostly new footage...
Check it out here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ABJ05LLw_aU
Back our new project - Orc Wars!
So, we are almost done with The Shadow Cabal... just a few more VFX shots to accomplish and some sound and music tweaks to make. We also cut... Read more
Our new film on Kickstarter - ZOMBIE HUNTER
So we financed and Executive Produced another film that we think is awesome, ZOMBIE HUNTER, which just launched a Kickstarter campaign today.
The filmmakers behind it are super-talented... Read more
Yay! Goals reached!
Hooray! A Kickstarter success!
Thanks so much to all our backers for helping us reach these tremendous stretch goals. Between Kickstarter and our Paypal pledges we reached our $35,000 target... Read more
Final Day Blackmail!
Well, it's come to this. One more day and we need $2,500. At our average backer contribution rate, that's 50 more backers required. We're desperate, and desperate men resort to... Read more
Stretch goal reached! NEW stretch goal!
Well, the response the last two days has been overwhelming, and I thank the good people over at ZombieOrpheus for directing their friends our way. Much appreciated.
Well, our first... Read more
Last weekend of Kickstarter!
Well, 3 days to go and we're down to $2,700... (this feels like an NPR pledge drive). I'm back in beautiful Utah - perfect Shadow Cabal territory, as... Read more
Hi Friends, Four days left! We're getting there! I'm in LA today for meetings about The Shadow Cabal. One of the tricky things about deciding to spend hundreds of thousands... Read more
The Shadow Cabal on IMDB.com
So the feature version of The Shadow Cabal is finally listed on IMDB.com. Here's a link so you can show your friends what you are backing: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2250234/
We have 5... Read more
It has begun! VFX, sound and music
Well, today was a big day - the official beginning of the end. Our sound designer, Carlos Sanchez and his team over in LA, have received the finished cut and... Read more
Paypal Option Added!
So we have had several requests for a Paypal option to purchase KICKSTARTER rewards. Now obviously, Kickstarter doesn't provide this functionality, so we've added a button on our... Read more
We watched a final cut today (and made some last minute tweaks...) and we are now LOCKED! (Except for those aerial shots we want to do... which we are still... Read more
Watched an almost final cut!
So we sat down with director John Lyde today and watched an almost final cut of the film. It was pretty exciting to see it all together. Afterwards,... Read more
So we got a little more coverage online:
If any of you run a website or blog, we'd love to do interviews, give you some exclusive pictures,... Read more
A sight to warm the heart...
I was strolling thru the aisles of Walmart today looking for something completely different, when I saw a familiar site - our previous fantasy release, Dawn of the Dragonslayer. It's... Read more
Wrap on Photography!
We've brought a demon to life, made an orc ride a dragon, and sent a Shadow Agent plunging down into a bottomless pit. All in a days work... Read more
Pickup shots underway!
We started up the Shadow Cabal machine again, to add some fun little bits and pieces to the film over the next few days.
Here are a couple pics from... Read more
Shooting over the next few days
Well, we reached our goal, so we are going ahead with the demon scene - and there's no time like the present. So we are shooting some practical... Read more
New Goal, New Rewards
So we are back from Los Angeles, where the film has been well received at the American Film Market and will be receiving great distribution all around the... Read more
$20K reached! Mission Accomplished!
Yay! We got there!
Thanks everyone for your hard work. We are prepping the short today for online exhibition (I am doing it remotely, and trusting friends to get the... Read more
New York to LA
We escaped the ravages of Hurricane Sandy (New York looks apocalyptic in those pictures!) and are now in sunny Los Angeles for the American Film Market. For those not familiar... Read more
The Shadow Cabal Wins Best Director Award!
We, the Producers, want to extend a massive congratulations to our wonderfully talented director, John Lyde, for winning the BEST DIRECTOR award at the New York TV Festival for The... Read more
And the Press Arrives!
So we just got back from our screening tonight at the New York TV Festival. It went well, and the festival has been a good opportunity to expose... Read more
Greetings from New York!
We are in New York at the New York Television Festival, promoting The Shadow Cabal. We had some interesting meetings today with a couple networks who were blown... Read more
Our previous fantasy film out in Redbox today!
If any of you are wanting to see some of our previous work, Dawn of the Dragonslayerreleases in REDBOX today. You can search for a Kiosk near... Read more
New goal for the week!
Yay! We reached 300 backers over the weekend! Thanks for sharing with your friends!
So, new goal: we want to make our $20,000 by midnight on Friday. We got more... Read more
The Shadow Cabal at NYTVF!
Well, we didn't quite make our 300 backer goal, but you guys did an awesome job of getting close! We'll come up with a new goal shortly, and give you... Read more
New Digital Rewards!
We have heard your cries, and added 2 more rewards - a standard definition (SD) mobile version to download, and a 1080p HD digital download. Both come with a download... Read more
225 backers! That's amazing, and it's all thanks to you guys, because we've got pretty much no outside press yet. We need to get 75 more people today so we... Read more
100 more backers by tomorrow night!
You guys did an AMAZING job yesterday - we added 50 new backers! That's awesome. If we can do that again today, and tomorrow, then we'll reach... Read more
150 more Backers Needed by Tomorrow!
So great progress since yesterday - we added 34 new backers! Today, and tomorrow, we need to try increase that pace to reach our goal! In order to... Read more
Backer Goal: 300 by Thursday!
Well, we are thrilled with the response so far: 109 backers since Friday! (And we're 20 percent of the way there already!)
So, we want to push a... Read more