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Daniel Wu Sean Chen Evermind
Together they are creating a new comic book, Evermind, from 247 Comics and launched on Kickstarter with a launch event hosted by Mickey Finn, which saw Wesley Snipes pop by. Evermind tells the story of overlooked innovator Lucas Zhang (whose likeness was inspired by Wu himself) who has worked his entire life to push humanity beyond[...]
Pulp 716
Last week, they posted on Twitter about a Kickstarted comic they had not received after two years, stating "Are any other retailers owed money from an unfulfilled Kickstarter this person did? We suspended backing any Kickstarters since we got burned by this one They've ignored our messages and email." And they included screencaps of the[...]
Kelly McMahon Bad Blood Kickstarter
And as a result, the campaign will also feature an eight-page ashcan comic that takes you deeper into the world of Kelly McMahon's Bad Blood by Groom, drawn by Glow and My Buffy Killer Croc's Nicoletta Baldari, edited by fellow Power Rangers writer and Massive-Verse creator Kyle Higgins. The Bad Blood ashcan comic story is only[...]
Sebastian Girner's New Crowdfund Comics Publisher, Goats Flying Press
He has also worked for, and with VIZ Media, Heavy Metal, Kodansha, Penguin Random House, and Wizards of the Coast. At Goats Flying Press, Sebastian Girner states that he "will bring his years of experience and lifelong love and passion for comics together to conceive, develop, and create a new generation of comics, against all odds![...]
It sells crowdfunded comic books, and that's about it. Google Streetview of CROÂfunding Dedicated 100% to crowdfunding self-publishers, it takes up a mere 17 square meters in central Lille with a focus on local artists in North France, Lille, Douai, Saint Quentin, and Valenciennes as well as London and Brussels, it sells comics, illustrated books, fanzines, illustrations[...]
Still No Sign Of Eternal Warrior Scorched Earth Hardcover From Valiant
Yesterday, Valiant Entertainment sent a new update to Kickstarter backers of the Eternal Warrior original graphic novel hardcover, which had been launched in November 2021 and had been considered, even by former Valiant employees, to be abandoned With Alien Books publishing a paperback version in January, the Kickstarter for this volume received a new spotlight[...]
Good Omens
Crowdfunded on Kickstarter, approved by the Terry Pratchett Estate and Neil Gaiman, it is the most successful comic book on Kickstarter ever, by far. On his Facebook page, Neil Gaiman wrote, as to why they chose to go the crowdfunding route for Good Omens : The Graphic Novel, "Publishers were disappointingly uninterested in doing this, and definitely[...]
Michael Schwartz's Armored
The project is being crowdfunded on Kickstarter by Clover Press and will be launching imminently. "A few years ago, my entire comic book collection was stolen," said Schwartz, who also wrote the screenplay for Gnome Alone and the upcoming R.L Stine's Zombie Town, starring Dan Aykroyd and Chevy Chase "After that I started to re-collect and revisit the[...]
Bad Idea Promises Largest Collection Of A-Listers On Kickstarter
Via Kickstarter And they are doing that by aiming the cannon at Amazon. It launches today on Kickstarter And they are calling it "The Largest Collection Of A-List Superstar Creators In Kickstarter History" That "digital comics can be so more than they are, and we're going to prove it That's why we're bringing David Lapham's thrilling[...]
Fire And Ice
A year ago, Bleeding Cool reported that Dynamite Comics was to create a Fire And Ice comic book based on the 1983 animated fantasy film directed by Ralph Bakshi and a collaboration between Bakshi and Frank Frazetta, based on characters co-created by Bakshi and Frazetta, from a screenplay written by Conan comics writers Gerry Conway and Roy Thomas. Fire And Ice #1 by Bill Willingham and[...]
Friends Don't Let Friends Add Slipcases To Kickstarters Says Liam Sharp
Last year, comic book creator, publisher and novelist Liam Sharp launches a Kickstarter for The Art Of Liam Sharp Encore Bronze , a third volume of his collected works of art, to follow his Encore: Gold and Encore: Silver books from previous years, and including a forward by editor Scott Dunbier, and a profile on Liam[...]
NFTWatch: Comics Folk Boycott Kickstarter Over New Blockchain Plans
Kickstarter has introduced a new policy – or rather codified existing policy into one document – regarding creators using A.I on Kickstarter-funded models Basically, they are saying a) you can, but b) it has to be transparent and seems to suggest that you might need permission from those whose artwork the AI projects scrape[...]
WIP Promises A Big Change For Comics
WIP was once "Work In Progress" group of London comic book creator pools, but since lockdown and a lack of monthly meet-ups, has extended remotely to creators across the world. And now WIP have a new Kickstarter for their latest anthology in a brand new format And look, Shelly Bond backed it too Here's what you'll[...]
Still No Sign Of Eternal Warrior Scorched Earth Hardcover From Valiant
In November 2021, Valiant Entertainment launched a Kickstarter for an Eternal Warrior: Scorched Earth hardcover graphic novel by Tres Dean, Alberto Taracido, Rain Beredo, Tom Napolitano and Gerald Parel , which was fully funded on day one It raised $55,027 from 531 donors The last update was on March this year when Valiant sent out[...]
Jimmy Palmiotti
Since then, Palmiotti has been known for his work on Harley Quinn with his wife Amanda Conner, but also for a series of graphic novels funded entirely by Kickstarter donors, and consistently delivering on time, and on budget, while launching their own production company Paper Films And now he has launched a Kickstarter for the[...]
Neil Gaiman Mark Wheatley's Nucleaus
Set to launch through a Kickstarter campaign in mid-August, Nucleus X, a celebration of art, comics, stories, and an illustrated poem from Neil Gaiman, who share a collaborator in Marc Hempel, and Gaiman wrote the introduction to Wheatley and Hempel's Breathtaker graphic novel "I'm putting a lot into it," Wheatley explained. Mark Wheatley states that "Nucleus[...]
Inferno Red
Now, they're returning to Kickstarter to tell the next chapter of Inferno Girl Red in Inferno Girl Red: Book Two The new campaign gives readers an opportunity to access both Inferno Girl Red: Book One and Book Two in either digital or oversized hardcover forms And they will be revealing all on Friday at this[...]
TOMY Travels Back to the Future with New 1:10 Replica Kickstarter 
TOMY has unveiled that this limited edition die-cast collectible will be offered through their new Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign This DeLorean is no joke, with metal parts, interior and exterior lights, and the ability to actually create smoke, helping fans recreate those signature time-traveling elements. TOMY was sure to incorporate as much functionality into this car as[...]
Out Of Style by Devi Putri Megwati Only Available On Kickstarter
The book is going to be around 150 pages, with 40 of those being 'traditional' comics, although there's lots of illustrations that also have text in some format or another (character sheets, short comics, etc)." #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 50%; } #gallery-1 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-1 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* see gallery_shortcode() in wp-includes/media.php[...]
GHOST Agents: Crimson Reckoning art by Todd Fox
Earlier this month, Bleeding Cool told you about the Kickstarter for GHOST Agents: Crimson Reckoning anthology Well, dear readers, with just a little over a week left on the campaign, this ambitious project has drummed up $8,823 from 153 backers, inching ever so close to its $12,000 goal Can a preview of the comic help[...]
Cullen Bunn & Brian Hurtt's The Sixth Gun Reborn – Coming in 2025 from Oni Press
But that's comics for you. After a big tease earlier this month, Oni is going live today with The Sixth Gun Deluxe Omnibus collection on Kickstarter — a campaign that includes "four, masterfully upgraded hardcover volumes collecting the totality" of The Sixth Gun's 65+ issue run plus the side series Shadow Roads for the first time, as well as three[...]
Quarter-Million Fundraised Bloodborne "Fan" Graphic Novel, Pulled
The Old Blood – A Bloodborne Prequel Graphic Novel was successfully Kickstartered to the tune of $289,221 from 1,951 backers, created by one Elvis J.S Phillips, better known as YouTuber Elvis The Alien and the founder of Ayylien Clothing The only problem was is that it was completely unofficial Titan Comics owns the Bloodborne comic[...]
Unparalleled Universe Unshackles the Power of Odious with Kickstarter  
Kickstarter has been an excellent platform for toy companies to dish out some impressive lines right to the fans Some iconic toy lines have started on Kickstarter with Plunderlings, Mythic Legions, and Savage Crucible Well, a new contender has arrived as Odious the Living Curse is ready to come home This is an original character[...]
CEX Publish Joe Glass & Vince Underwood's Superhero Comic The Miracles
The Miracles was an original graphic novel Kickstartered to publication by former Bleeding Cool reporter and The Pride writer Joe Glass, as well as Vince Underwood, Harry Saxon and Hassan Otsmane-Elhaou about superhero refugees and deep family secrets About high school senior Elliot Morgan: a massive comic fan who discovers he has his own superhuman[...]
Ghost Agents
After five successful Kickstarter campaigns to fund and collect their first arc, Apocalyptico, the GHOST Agents are back in an oversized treasury edition which collects the latest arc, Crimson Reckoning, in one coffee-table-sized volume. Written by creator Rocko Jerome, and drawn by a host of upcoming comics talent – including Barry Tan, Sean Luke, Dave Grom,[...]
I, Lusiphur #1 cover by Drew Hayes, 1991 Mulehide Graphics.
Years later, Ape Entertainment published a few new issues based on Hayes' notes, though this was left unfinished with a number of completed issues unpublished. And now, in 2023, Poison Elves is to be revived and published in print by Antarctic Press and Kickstarter Ben Dunn states "Yes The cat is out of the bag With[...]
That Good Omens Kickstarter Ad At MCM London Comic Con
Colleen Doran writes on Facebook, "at a Comic convention this weekend in London, you can see this animated display for the Good Omens graphic novel and sign up to get the first release alert the moment it launches on Kickstarter." I am at that comic con! MCM London Comic Con, and I saw the ad in[...]
The Good Omens Official (And Ineffable) Graphic Novel On Kickstarter
is going to be Kickstartered and while it has yet to launch, it has a signup page right here being run by the Terry Pratchett Estate, so you know it is legit And yes I have already signed up to be notified. Author of the comic book series A Distant Soil from the age of twelve,[...]
Bryce Gold Is The New Head Of Comics At Kickstarter
He is now Kickstarter's New Head of Comics, a position advertised earlier in the year, for a significant six-figure sum Bryce Gold PR shot from LinkedIn As Head of Comics, Bryce will manage and curate Kickstarter's Comics category, connect with and champion the work of promising creators in the comics community, and bring together a growing community[...]
Kickstarter Approves, Then Removes, AI Based On British Girls' Comics
There's still a lot of nostalgia for that age (the Edgar Wright video for Charlotte Hathaway's Bastardo is a great example) and in 2021, it was the inspiration for a comic book called A Trick of The Light by Ali Fell, successfully Kickstartered. #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 50%; } #gallery-1 img { border: 2px solid[...]