Spider Stories is a pan-African inspired fantasy adventure series that follows a fearless princess who is ousted from her kingdom and a wayward drummer who helps her win back the throne. Created by Central City Tower, The story has great action, strong designs, good drama, and some lighthearted moments. It offers a mythic, epic experience with an African vibe.
Spider Stories follows the tale of Princess Zahara who is thrown into hiding after the royal family is overthrown by a corrupt neighboring kingdom. While traveling with a misfit caravan of merchants she meets a wandering drummer griot who introduces her to the spirit world. Armed with a mystical staff, the fearless princess embarks on quest to reconnect with the spirits, reunite her homeland, and reclaim the throne.
The project is currently in Kickstarter and they are hoping to raise money to developed an 11animated pilot.