Negative Space Comics Anthology

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A 150-page collection of short stories from Negative Space Comics competition winners, finalists, mentors, judges, and more!

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Add an entry to any competition next year! For our 2023 competitions, our regular deadline fees will be $35 and our final deadline fees will be $50 — get a discount by purchasing your entry today! This entry voucher will work for both the regular deadline and final deadline for any of our four main competitions for the calendar year.

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2023 Pitch Fest Competition Entry

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In the spring of 2023, we will hold a Pitch Fest Competition! You will be able to submit a 2-4 page comic book pitch document, the top 5 pitches will present on a live Zoom and get feedback from editors! The regular fee for this will be $25, buy your entry now for a discount!

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Receive professional feedback notes on your comic book script! Similar to our feedback notes addition on our competition's entry — you will receive notes on the plot, the characters, the marketability, and more! The script should be 22-24 pages of comic book pages (the document should be less than 35 pages).

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Teddy has a passion for producing new and innovative ways to tell, experience, and consume stories. As an Associate Editor at AfterShock Comics, he reads and evaluates scripts, tracking material from early development through to press. He is the host of the popular podcast, It’s Gotta Be Creative, an interview series focused on the lives of creatives.

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60-Minute Mentoring Session w/ Marla Eizik — Writer & Editor at TKO Studios

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Marla Eizik is Associate Editor at TKO Studios. Previously, they acted as Talent Liaison at Image Comics, and a founding member of Comic Book Workers United, the first union for comic book workers. Marla’s writing appeared in Sky Island Journal, Buckmxn Journal, and The Maine Review. They are currently writing a novel, a collection of queer erotica, an essay collection on consent, and a really weird comic book.

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45-Minute Mentoring Session w/ Nahuel F.A. — Writer & Co-Founder of Negative Space

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Nahuel F.A. is an Argentinian comic book writer and screenwriter. This year, Nahuel wrote the short sci-fi comic The Distance Between for Amongst the Stars Anthology, was hired to develop and write a Hawaiian-based YA comic that’s being adapted into a TV series, and is producing a horror short film which explores Nahuel’s favorite theme of the evils of toxic masculinity. On top of editing and publishing Negative Space Comics first-ever Anthology!

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Andre is a professional illustrator and storyteller, having worked in a variety of mediums, from published graphic novelist to ghost tour guide to reality television and podcast personality. He currently holds degrees from both Savannah College of Art and Design (BFA Sequential Art) and the University of Florida (MA Art Education). His recent titles include the Kickstarter-success Simon Says where he served as writer, and his illustrative adaptation of A Land Remembered, a Pulitzer Prize nominated novel.

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45-Minute Mentoring Session w/ Josh Sippie — Writer & Educator

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Josh is offering 45-minute query letter coaching for those intrepid creators who want to go the traditional publishing route and find an agent to rep their work. Josh is the Director of Publishing Guidance at Gotham Writers in New York City, where he helps coach and connect writers with agents and publishers that are right for their goals. He's also a writer of comics — middle grade, horror, and more — and loves finding the humor in even the darkest stories.

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Color Commission Art from Fernando Pinto

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Daredevil 8x10 Print by JJ Lopez

Did you see this post on Twitter? Did you see how people went wild for it? Well, now you can get your 8x10 print of the amazing Daredevil piece — ONLY HERE!

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Commission Digital Art from J.J. López

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Want your own piece similar to the Daredevil one? Get a waist-up, relaxed, or non-action portrait with a similar color treatment. Offerings commissions of established characters only for the time-being.

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Black & White Commission Art from Max Bare

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Get an 8x10 commission in Max’s “constant wiggling" art style — beyond the superheroes, Max loves old school video games (Mega-Man) and cartoons (TMNT), and he’s not afraid to do personalized commissions of people in his style (but no caricatures/exact likenesses, please).

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Color Character Commission Digital Art from Ace Hetisimer

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Get an 8.5x11 character commission from Student Competition winner Ace Hetisimer! Loves to draw mecha stuff, D&D characters, is okay with mild-gore and mainly humanoid characters. No furries and no NSFW!

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Get an 8.5x11 full character and scene commission from Student Competition winner Ace Hetisimer! Loves to draw mecha stuff, D&D characters, is okay with mild-gore and mainly humanoid characters. No furries and no NSFW!

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30-Minute Portfolio Reviews w/ Teodoro Leo — Editor at Aftershock Comics

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Looking to build a portfolio that will catch comic book editor’s eyes and help you better your skills as an artist? Teodoro Leo, Associate Editor at Aftershock Comics, is offering 30 minute portfolio reviews where he will provide artwork feedback, portfolio guidance, and editorial contact tips that can help you build a winning portfolio and start landing paid work!

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60-Minute Mentoring Session w/ Heather Antos — Senior Editor at IDW

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Heather Antos is an award-winning comic book editor and writer most known for her work on Marvel’s Star Wars and Deadpool lines, as well as one of the co-creators of Gwenpool. You can find her editing various titles at Image, IDW, and Humanoids.

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45-Minute Mentoring Session w/ Alex Segura — Writer & Publishing Exec.

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Alex Segura is the bestselling and award-winning author of Secret Identity, which the New York Times called “wittily original” and named an Editor’s Choice. Alex is also the author of Star Wars Poe Dameron: Free Fall, the Pete Fernandez Miami Mystery series, and a number of comic books — including The Mysterious Micro-Face, The Black Ghost, The Archies, and more.

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60-Minute Mentoring Session w/ Brian Hawkins — Comic Book Writer & Editor at Mad Cave Studios

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Brian is the writer of The Vineyard with Aftershock Comics, co-creator and writer of Black Cotton with Scout Comics, and writer and self-publisher of his horror comic book series The Lunatic, The Lover, and The Poet. He is an editor for Mad Cave Studios, a freelance writer for BlackBox Comics and Zenescope, and author of 2 children chapter books for North Star Editions Publishing.

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45-Minute Mentoring Sessions w/ Julio Anta — Writer

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Julio Anta is Cuban and Colombian American author from Miami, FL. He lives and writes in New York City where he tells narratively rich stories about diverse Latinx characters for readers of all ages. His debut comic book series HOME was released in 2021 through Image Comics. Forthcoming work includes FRONTERA and SECOND GENERATION BLUES, a pair of YA graphic novels from HarperAlley, and SÍ, SE PUEDE, a non-fiction graphic novel from Ten Speed Press.

Story

NEGATIVE SPACE COMICS IS ONE YEAR OLD! To celebrate, we are launching our first-ever anthology featuring our competition winners, finalists, mentors, judges, and more!

 

Our writers were told to give us their interpretation of what “negative space” means to them — either as a physical thing, a concept, or a mission — and they took it and ran. Most stories are YA+ and range in genre from horror to romance, from fantasy to real life.

 

Some of the creators on this anthology are being published for the first time! This is them breaking into the industry and being showcased to the community, while others are veterans with amazing new stories to tell. Our mission has always been to empower creators to get the education and mentorship to make it in the comic book industry — and with this anthology, AND YOUR SUPPORT, we can cover our second mission — TO GET PEOPLE PUBLISHED!

Purpose

We believe the comic book industry is ready for new voices, new stories, new people — our competitions open up a door for many newcomers in comics to find a community, grow their circle, and find professional mentors towards life-long career support. Our anthology, in part with that mission, is giving new creators a chance to get published, to get their work in your hands, to have something to show for their amazingly creative ideas that they have been pushing to put out in the world. Your help can make many of these creator’s lives & careers flourish! We are here for the underrepresented — your support in this really helps us to continue our mission and our path to open doors into the comic book industry!

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Contributors

 
ACE HETISIMER — WRITER & ARTIST OF WHAT ONCE STOOD
STUDENTS COMPETITION WINNER 2022
Ace is a sequential art graduate from the Savannah College of Art and Design with a special interest in creating comics and illustrations. Ace is a nerd at heart, and would love to get some work drawing main line mech franchises such as Transformers. They enjoy drawing, inking, and coloring!
 
ALEX DVORAK — WRITER OF THE NIGHTTIME KIDS
CO-FOUNDER OF NEGATIVE SPACE
Alex is a Czech and Latina screenwriter, graphic novelist, published essayist, and actor. As the daughter of immigrants from clashing cultures, a teen cancer survivor, and a former runway model, Alex writes stories based on her life experiences with authenticity, dark humor, and heart. She’s drawn to coming-of-age stories of protagonists who turn individuality into superpowers — teen rebellion at its finest.
 
ANTHONY PUGH — ARTIST OF MIRROR, MIRROR
Anthony is an illustrator and comic artist based in Brooklyn. Over the past 10 years, he has worked various projects in the creative industry including marketing, advertising, storyboard art, character design and comic book art — he has teamed up with companies like: Comedy Central TV Network, All Things Comedy Media Studio, Red Line Publishing, Ogilvy x Adidas, Topps Trading Cards, and many more.
 
AUDREY MEEKER — ARTIST OF THE NIGHTTIME KIDS
Audrey Meeker is comic artist and editor based in Athens, GA. When she's not working on her debut graphic novel "SWING", she's making coffee or sleeping. You can find Audrey on Twitter @MeekerAudrey.
 
BRIAN HAWKINS — WRITER OF MIRROR, MIRROR
COMPETITION JUDGE & MENTOR
Brian is a freelance writer with considerable experience in the comic book industry — his latest series, The Vineyard, was released by AfterShock Comics, and volume 2 of his creator-owned series Black Cotton, with Scout Comics, comes out soon. Brian is also an editor for Mad Cave Studios, and a writer for Black Box Comics and Zenescope.
 
CAITLIN SINCLAIR CHAPPELL — WRITER OF REALM OF POSSIBILITIES
WOMENS COMPETITION FINALIST 2022
Caitlin is a writer turned editor from California. What started as a love for comics, film, and television turned into a career shortly after graduation. She writes and edits for CBR.com and is currently editing the independent comic series Half Dragon. On top of her written work, Caitlin has experience in theater and film production, and she actively seeks new comic, writing, and editing opportunities.
 
CARRIE HARRIS — WRITER OF SHADOWS OF STORIES UNTOLD
WOMENS COMPETITION FINALIST 2022
Carrie is a geek-of-all-trades who writes genre fiction for all ages. If it has monsters, mayhem, or murder in it — she’s all in. She is a published novelist and freelance writer with approximately 20 years of experience, including fiction writing, Kickstarters, and educational materials. As you read this, she is probably drinking something caffeinated and talking to people that only exist in her head.
 
DANA OBERA — ARTIST OF SHADOWS OF STORIES UNTOLD
Dana is a comic book artist, watercolorist, and a father of two. He paints with traditional watercolor, gouache, and ink — he does paint commissions and comic book art for a living.
 
DANIEL CVAMMEN — ARTIST & LETTERER OF RISE AND FALL
Daniel has been a professional artist for over 15 years, working primarily in traditional mediums. His subject matter is varied and often reimagines ideas from pop culture — blending them and warping them into something unique. Daniel’s wide-ranging work experiences include logo creation and graphic design, printmaking, character illustrations, commissioned digital and oil paintings, and teaching high school art.
 
DENNIS MENHEERE — ARTIST OF THE UNDOING WELL
Dennis is a Dutch illustrator and freelance comic artist with a knack for visual storytelling and vivid colors. Dennis is set to make a splash on the comic book scene with Etheres, which is releasing next year. Dennis is also a family man determined to get his daughter into classic Legend of Zelda games as soon as she can hold a controller. When Dennis is not drawing comics, he spends his time either reading them or thinking about them. Which is totally normal, right?
 
ERIN COONEY — ARTIST OF REALM OF POSSIBILITIES
 
ETHAN SLAYTON — ARTIST OF THE WOLFMINDER
Ethan is a comic book artist & RPG illustrator. He has been drawing Dungeons & Dragons characters for friends ever since he can remember rolling dice at the gaming table. He fancies drawing the sword & sorcery most but he’s really a fan of pretty much all the genres out there.
 
GARRETT LEY — ARTIST OF GAYLANDIA, OR
Garrett is a comic artist/illustrator with a Sequential Art BFA from SCAD who is known for their Copic illustrations & tutorials and their love of manga & local drag. They serve budding talent in their community as the head of digital arts at One River School of Art + Design in Lake Oswego, OR, teaching comics, storyboarding, illustration, and animation. Between teaching full time, hosting local drag events, doing Copic demos at Comic Con, and co-hosting the “Brainstorm!” podcast, they can never get enough to do! They are currently working on a psychological thriller graphic novel pitch about the woes and complications of love.
 
GILES CRAWFORD — ARTIST OF WINGSPAN
Giles is an artist and writer specializing in sequential art and narrative development. Obsessed with storytelling. Really into music. From Australia, living in Newark, NJ.
 
GREY  ALLISON — ARTIST OF ATLANTIS
Grey is a freelance comic artist and illustrator. She’s a farm girl with a passion for roleplaying games, horror stories, and historical fiction (plus lots of other nerd stuff). She lives with her Overwatch duo-queue partner/husband and their spoiled tabby cat, Cleopatra.
 
JEREMY COLWELL — COLORIST OF ATLANTIS
Comic book colorist, painter, concept artist, family man, and nut job!
 
JOSH SIPPIE — WRITER OF WINGSPAN
DIRECTOR OF CONTENT AT NEGATIVE SPACE
Josh is a writer of a little bit of everything, from plays to fashion to kid’s books. He’s been published in Atlas Obscura, the Guardian, McSweeney’s Internet Tendency and more, but his passion is in writing for children, both in the comic book industry and beyond. When not writing, he can be found kickboxing or kayaking while wondering why he isn’t writing.
 
JUSTIN ZIMMERMAN — WRITER OF ATLANTIS
COMPETITION JUDGE & MENTOR
Justin Zimmerman, MFA in Film, is a nationally recognized comic writer, director, and professor. He is the recipient of multiple grants and fellowships, he contributed a story to the Eisner Award-winning graphic novel Love Is Love, and his scripts and comic work have been optioned on multiple occasions.
 
MATT HARDING — ARTIST OF TENETS
Makes comics and stuff.
 
MARLA EIZIK — WRITER OF GAYLANDIA
CO-EDITOR OF NEGATIVE SPACE ANTHOLOGY
Marla is an Associate Editor at TKO Studios. Previously, they acted as Talent Liaison at Image Comics, and a founding member of Comic Book Workers United, the first union for comic book workers. Marla’s writing appeared in Sky Island Journal, Buckmxn Journal, and The Maine Review. They are currently writing a novel, a collection of queer erotica, and a really weird comic book.
 
MARTA SELUSI — ARTIST & LETTERER OF THE WARLOCK & ME
Marta is a watercolorist specializing in children book illustration and fantasy graphic novels. She studied fine arts and has a master’s degree in publishing. Her comics work has won the Casal Jove local comic contest in 2019, 2016, and 2009, all of which featured her take on sci-fi stories. She likes working on queer fantasy projects about friendship, QPR, and mental health.
 
MIA TORRES — WRITER OF THE WARLOCK & ME
WOMENS COMPETITION WINNER 2022
Mia currently works at an insurance agency, but moonlights as an artist/story writer. Ever since she read Calvin & Hobbes as a young kid and snuck into mature-rated manga like Inuyasha, Mia has adored comics. Now it's her dream to publish her own. Mia loves to write romantic comedy comics — it gives her butterflies to write about falling in love, but she's equally as excited to dive into horror genre, too!
 
NAHUEL F.A. — WRITER OF THE UNDOING WELL
CO-FOUNDER OF NEGATIVE SPACE & CO-EDITOR OF NEGATIVE SPACE ANTHOLOGY
Nahuel is an Argentinian comic book writer and screenwriter, and the co-founder of Negative Space Comics. This year, Nahuel wrote the short sci-fi comic The Distance Between [with artist Seigfried] for Amongst the Stars Anthology and is producing a horror short film which explores Nahuel’s favorite theme of the evils of toxic masculinity.
 
OMAR MORALES — WRITER OF TENETS
FALL COMPETITION FINALIST 2021
Omar Morales (he/him) is a first generation Mexican-American writer who learned English by reading Marvel comic books. He is a former Guinness World Records titleholder for “Largest Comic Book Published.” His credits include CruZader: Agent of the Vatican (The Force Media), The Lunar Ladies (Scout Comics), and various anthologies, including the all-Latinx created MAÑANA (Power & Magic Press).
 
OMINOUS POWERS a.k.a. S.M. MURPHY & KELLY LA CROIX — CO-WRITERS OF THE WOLFMINDER
FALL COMPETITION FINALISTS 2021
Creators of Everyday Magus & Old31 for Ominous Powers Ink comics/ Montana Escapees. We wanted to make comics since we were kids. Now here we are! Join us!
 
PABLO ANDRÉS — ARTIST OF HYEON & DRACKO
 
PETE CARLSSON — BOOK DESIGNER
LETTERER ON ALL STORIES (EXCEPT THOSE OTHERWISE NOTED)
Pete has been a fan of comics, design, music, and pop culture for as long as he can remember. His interest in comics brought him to the Joe Kubert School in 1993, where he studied with Joe Kubert and stuck around to work closely with him on PS Magazine. His latest project, Young Men in Love: A Queer Romance Anthology, was a huge success and one of the best designed books of the year!
 
ROBBY “RAW!” MELENDEZ — WRITER & ARTIST OF SOAR
FALL COMPETITION WINNER 2021
Robby left a career in marketing for global, national, and local brands to pursue his lifelong dream of making comics. The script for his first comic won the first Negative Space Comics writing competition. He is currently developing his story as a mini-series and will be pitching to publishers. 
 
SARAH ADRIANCE — WRITER OF RISE AND FALL
WOMENS COMPETITION FINALIST 2022
Sarah is a comic writer and co-creator (ADHDman, Octobaby), an arts administrator (Columbia University Film, Daniel Cvammen Studio, Juilliard Dance), potter (mugs and stuff), former dancer (ballet, modern), and an amateur photographer (sky, sidewalks) and visual artist (noods, landscapes). She lives in New York City (apple, big) with her family (husband, two daughters).
 
TEODORO LEO — WRITER OF HYEON & DRACKO
COMPETITION JUDGE & MENTOR
With almost a decade of professional comic book industry experience, Teodoro Leo has brought his editorial expertise to AfterShock Comics and Seismic Press and wrote and self-published Mind Control: An A.R. Experience and French Fries, Milkshakes & Waffles.

Add-Ons

COMIC BOOK WRITING COMPETITION 
 
 
MENTORING SESSIONS
 
In these Zoom sessions you can talk about where you are in your comics career and learn how to achieve your individual and specific goals – whether it’s in the script writing stage, finding an artist, best way to pitch, making connections, or finding continued success in the industry. If you end up making a long-time industry connection, all the better! [Note: Sessions are not meant to be for pitching, they are strictly for educational purpose and growth]
 
ARTIST COMMISSIONS AND PRINTS
 
 
FERNANDO PINTO — COMIC BOOK ARTIST
Mainly Cartoonist and teacher. I also do standup, I’m part of a podcast, and make music sometimes. Anything that’s hard to monetize, I’m there. Follow him at @MiNombreEsFernandoPinto
 
J.J. LÓPEZ — COMIC BOOK ARTIST
Comic book artist based in Manhattan. He’s the artist of Flatbush Zombies – 3001: A Prequel Odyssey from Z2 Comics, and has been featured in various anthologies such as From the Static, Sci-Fi Revue 2020, Off Into the Sunset, and more. J.J. is an avid wrasslin’ fan and a big gamer, and runs on coffee and scrambled eggs (he’ll also pitch in if you order pizza).
 
MAX BARE — CARTOONIST & ILLUSTRATOR
A Chicago based cartoonist and illustrator. His latest book HERO BEARDS, is an all-ages series starring super heroes with super beards. Previous work includes SCALLY-HO! published by Really Easy Press and written by Alex Willan. His work has been published by Lion Forge in and Scout Comics. Max and his wife Melissa Sue Stanley create comic work as marketing and activation for brands like Revolution Brewing, specifically the annual C2E2 tie-in comic featuring the GALAXY HERO and LEAGUE OF HEROES IPA beer family.
More on HERO BEARDS at herobeards.com
More on Melissa and Max's comics as brand activation services at salsasharks.com
 
ACE HETISIMER — COMIC BOOK WRITER & ARTIST
Ace is a sequential art graduate from the Savannah College of Art and Design with a special interest in creating comics and illustrations — they are also the 2022 Student Competition Winner at Negative Space Comics! Ace is a nerd at heart, and would love to get some work drawing main line mech franchises such as Transformers. They enjoy drawing, inking, and coloring!

Stretch Goals

$12K — Negative Space Sticker Pack: Anyone who purchased a physical reward will receive a sticker pack with 6 stickers, including Negative Space Comics and Negative Space Anthology artwork stickers!
 

$15K — Postcard Set: Anyone who purchased a physical reward will receive a postcard set with 5 postcards of artwork from this anthology!
 

$20K — Negative Space Fund: This is the big one! If we reach $20K we will launch the Negative Space Fund for 2023 competitions. Anyone that does not have the ability to pay for our competitions can easily apply to receive discounts or even a free submission to any competition! Help us help others!

Timeline

All anthology stories are already in the art stage! We spent August editing the stories — we expect inks to be ready by end of September and colors/letters by end of October.

 

When the campaign ends, on November 4, we hope to take 2-3 weeks to finalize the book design, and set up for printers. Our aim is to go to print before December. We are working with anthology creator extraordinaire Pete Carlsson, who will make sure we stick to our schedule.

updates

3 weeks ago

Campaign Ends Tonight!

Nahuel

Last chance to support our anthology and get a copy of this beautiful 150-page short comics anthology on your shelf!

15 Short Comics
30+ Creators
1 Mission to Lift New Voices in Comics

You want more diverse voices in comics — this book and our mission is here for that!

1 month ago

Artist Commissions Just Added!

Zoop

Hey everyone! Check it out - some incredible artist commissions and prints by Fernando Pinto, JJ Lopez, Max Bare and Ace Hetisimer have now been made available in the Add-Ons section, and Stretch Goals have been adjusted.

As far as the progress of the book, we're happy to report that we currently have 5 of the 15 stories fully lettered and ready for print. The others are in the last stages of colors and will go to lettering the first week in November. So we are on schedule to put everything together by the end of November and hopefully go to print soon after!

Thanks for following along and supporting this important book! 

1 month ago

Some Updates to the Campaign Page!

Nahuel

Hi everyone and welcome to the campaign! We've added some new stuff for week two, including more mentors in the Add-Ons section and Updated Stretch Goals. Plus, be on the lookout for art prints and commissions being added soon too!

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No - this is it! We're essentially your in-campaign pledge manager. If you are interested in supporting these creators, this is the time to do it!  And it's the exact reason we allow you to purchase as many rewards as you want during the campaign!

What's the idea behind the Rewards and Add-Ons? Can I get both?

Rewards are the priority items that the creators have chosen for the campaign. Add-Ons are meant to be secondary items that are 'unlocked' after you buy something from the Reward level. There are no restrictions on buying Rewards, but you can only buy Add-Ons if you've bought a Reward. Zoop sets this up under the direction of the creators. Some may choose to only have Rewards, some may choose an even balance of Rewards and Add-Ons, and others may choose to only have one or two Rewards with the rest of the items being Add-Ons.

Can I get more than 1 item?

Yes! We encourage you to get more than 1 item! That could be multiple copies of the same reward, or you can mix and match rewards! There is no limit, unless otherwise stated in the reward description.