Day 5 in our 10 day countdown to the Woolmancy pre-order Kickstarter, launching on October 16th, 2018! To kick this launch off, I wanted to count down 10 kooky things you didn’t know or realize about Woolmancy.
Fact #5 – Woolmancy started life as a murder mystery
Not only did I draw the opening sequence to Woolmancy three separate times within one year, I went through about 8 full drafts of detailed story synopsis before hitting upon the final script. For at least half of those scripts, Woolmancy was a murder mystery. But don’t worry, no one actually died. Mirin went to get the fleece at the beginning of the story to win a bet, and the effects of it drove her a little crazy. But, from the beginning, her pal Satski dragged her out of the crazy.
It’s still a good story, just muddier than the final draft. I must say though, I do miss that kitchen sequence from the second try at the opening. Mirin’s tea set is the coolest tower thing. Still drawing up plans to make one.
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