What’s Kickin – August 2019
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SINK: BLOOD & RAIN – Closes funding August 6th 2019 11:59 PM EDT The second volume of the award winning crime-horror series from Comixtribe. It’s got murderous clowns for goodness sake. Sinkhill is a place where anything can happen but does have two constants. Blood and Rain. Date night from hell, a gang member having a crisis of conscience, and being in grave danger after moving into a luxury high-rise are all just part of the fun.
Variant cover, mp3’s, retailer bundles. Vol 1 – 2 HC tier available.
FALLEN – Closes funding August 8th 2019 6:57 AM EDT 22 pages of full color from Matt Ringel and Henry Ponciano delving into the synth-pop filled era of 1980’s New York. A mythological detective story, Fallen is the story of the mythological gods using humans as wards to influence the mortal world. As it stands, Zeus has been murdered and his ward must now find the answers. Who killed Zeus, and how? There’s a treacherous underworld to navigate but the Olympian family will be in support. Digital and physical copy tiers.
BROTHERS BOND – Closes funding August 8th 2019 3:23 PM EDT Ryan Benjamin, and Kevin Grevioux bring the Eisner nominated webcomic to print. Demonic forces have taken over the kingdom and it is up to the exiled prince and his two blind samurai protectors to reclaim it. There’s action, adventure, coming of age, and a little comedy in this tale of fixing past mistakes to restore what once was. Digital and print copy tiers. Con Preview exclusive and slipcase box set available.
LAD: THE HOMECOMING – Closes funding August 9th 2019 3:00 AM EDT Umar Ditta, Carlos Pedro, Hugo Boylan, Kerrie Smith, and Dearbhla Kelly bring us a neo-noir inspired story about The Family. Running the town, the Family operates out of the Beacon Lodge. One rule only really, and that is “leave the Forest, and the Hermit alone” and all is well. Except it isn’t because the family’s father was found savagely beaten clinging to life just outside the forest. Great digital and print tier price points. Retailer and t-shirt rewards available.
STELLAR ODYSSEY – Closes funding August 9th 2019 2:00 PM EDT A team of NINE creators has come together to bring a sci-fi anthology of four – six page stories all taking place in the same universe. Serving as an intro to characters with the Stellar Odyssey universe, the stories will be a glimpse into what’s coming. Aliens, shootouts, and escape await! Each story will have its own “cover art” as well. Sketch card and pin up rewards. T-shirt and custom art available.
COGNITION – Closes funding August 11th 2019 9:30 AM EDT A steam powered automaton with a human soul is spiritually linked with a demonically possessed mouse. They serve the British Occult Secret Service during the height of the Golden Age of the Victorian Era. Ken Reynolds dives into British folklore and riffs on a will o’the wisp, black schuck, and the legend of Bran the Blessed. Single issue and trade reward tiers. Metal bookmark, collector’s box available.
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TRIGGER MORTIS – Closes funding August 13th 2019 4:00 PM EDT Derec Donovan combines the Spaghetti Western and Zombie genres in this 64 page hardcover. Devil’s Lantern, CO is under siege from a zombie plague that’s spreading like wildfire. Instead of focusing on CO gaining statehood, the cattle rustlers, or the love triange she’s involved in Sarah Mc’Clintock has to help band the living together to stave off the walking dead. Signed art Remarque and enamel pin tiers. Alternate cover by Dan Panosian available.
TRANSDIMENSIONAL – Closes funding August 15th 3:42 AM EDT TPub Comics is getting the final issue of the mini-series and the collected edition funded here. Project is done so straight to printing when the campaign ends. The story is about an emotionally broken underwater archaeologist that hides his true motivation for chartering an expedition to a sunken Russian submarine that’s been missing for decades. The deeper the crew goes the darker and more horrifying the story gets. Digital and print copy tiers. T-shirt and commissions available.
BUN & TEA – Closes funding August 15th 2019 2:52 PM EDT Claire Napier is editing a serial comics magazine. Each issue will be approximately sixty five pages (50 pages of graphic narrative content and the rest will be the magazine type trimmings). While each monthly segment will be fun all its own there will be a bigger, whole story being told. There are six creative teams in the first installment from all over the world. Digital and print tiers.
THE ARCANE COCKTAIL ENTHUSIAST – Closes funding August 19th 2019 2:59 AM EDT Jeff Rider, Davide Puppo, and Anthony Lee come back for issue 2 of the story of Lark Leraar. A powerful sorcerer and the owner of the Arcanist Bar, Lark has discovered that dark magic has crept into the drinks as well as the new guy, Bill. Now it’s up to Lark and her friend Naomi to undertake a dangerous mission and save him. Magical worlds and mystical people are explored alongside flora and fauna that are used to make the most unique libations known! Catch up tier and enamel pin rewards. Art print available.
DESTINY, NY: STORIES – Closes funding August 23rd 2019 8:00 PM EDT A perfect jumping on point for the Destiny, NY world. Pat Shand continues the world building with this collection of short stories that explores the characters much deeper and closer than ever before. All in all it’s 100+ pages collecting ten shorts that range from slice-of-life to holiday special to magical drama. They’re stand alone and provide a more intimate understanding of the characters of Destiny, NY. Variant cover, bookplate, art prints. Catch up tier for entirety of Destiny, NY available.
HEART OF STEAL – Closes funding August 25th 2019 3:56 AM EDT This brand new action/crime caper comes from Fraser Campbell. The man behind hits such as Alex Automatic and The Edge Off is bringing the tale of three estranged friends that find themselves on a collision course following an audacious robbery. Loyalty, friendship and ambition are at the core of the story. Did I mention it’s set in Alpha City, on the moon? It is. Digital bundle, print, commission tiers. Likeness in issue 2 available.
THE SEVEN SAGAS OF SILVERBEARD – Closes funding August 28th 11:31 AM EDT A gorilla warrior battles over seven lifetimes to overthrow the uncaring Gods that betrayed him and would turn his world into a wasteland. Earth is dying and the Gods simply don’t care. Cures, Silverbeard has battled demons, monsters, and the blighted land itself to try and overcome the deities that care not for the plight of the land. Pete Taylor brings the silver age inspired saga to oversized life. Digital and physical, bookplate, art print. Ink sketch available.