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Comics Meet Hip-Hop as Vince Hernandez Sponsors Lord of the Mic: LA MC Battle

Comics Meet Hip-Hop as Vince Hernandez Sponsors Lord of the Mic: LA MC Battle

While many enjoyed a long weekend in honor of a slain civil rights leader, one group of comics and music professionals gathered to establish supremacy and have fun while celebrating a major accomplishment. Long time Aspen comics editor Vince Hernandez blew the doors off of the Kickstarter campaign for his supernatural hip-hop themed comic, Siria: […]


Tabletop Games Thrived Through Kickstarter in 2019

Tabletop Games Thrived Through Kickstarter in 2019

Kickstarter appears to be the present and the future of tabletop gaming. According to data released by Kickstarter themselves not even a week ago, they funded $208 million-plus dollars worth of games last year, more than any year before it, continuing an upward trend of games companies both commercial and indie alike coming to the […]

Kamikaze Kickstarter Mission with Carrie and Alan Tupper

Alan and Carrie Tupper and Havana Nguyen are the heart of Moving Ink Media!. Based out of Atlanta, the trio’s Glyph award winning work, Kamikaze, has been featured on Bleeding Cool, NPR, Syfy and various other news outlets! The series has been described as “If Mad Max and Batman Beyond raised a kid.” In this […]

"Divinity: Original Sin - The Board Game" Gets Funded In Four Hours

“Divinity: Original Sin – The Board Game” Gets Funded In Four Hours

Larian Studios launched a Kickstarter this week for Divinity: Original Sin – The Board Game, and got results far faster than expected. The devs originally put up a bid of $160k to get the game funded, and not only did that happen in four hours, as of when we’re writing this, they’ve doubled the amount […]

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Elsa Charretier’s Infinite Loop, Still Spinning Away

Elsa Charretier writes for Bleeding Cool, It’s almost a given, most creators and entrepreneurs will face rejection at some point in their career. When that moment comes, a few courses of action are available to you. The mature one: you learn a valuable lesson, get back up on your feet, dust yourself off, and get […]

"League of Infamy": Two Days to Get Bad with Mantic

“League of Infamy”: Two Days to Get Bad with Mantic

Mantic Games has been producing entertaining, lower cost alternatives to miniature game juggernauts like Warhammer: Age of Sigmar and Warmachine. With games like Kings of War, The Walking Dead: All Out War, and Warpath, Mantic has made it possible to get some pretty good looking miniatures on the game table without breaking the bank. Mantic’s […]


“Critical Role: The Legend of Vox Machina” Gets Amazon Prime Pick-Up

With an “origin story” that’s sure to spawn a new wave of hopeful Kickstarter campaigns, Amazon Prime has signed a first-look deal with media and content provider Critical Role. To that end, the streaming service has given a greenlight for two, 12-episode seasons of Critical Role: The Legend of Vox Machina-based on narratives and original […]

"Zombicide" Second Edition Enters Last Two Days on Kickstarter

“Zombicide” Second Edition Enters Last Two Days on Kickstarter

The Zombicide franchise of games has been a rocking good time from CMON for years now, and any time one of these games goes up on Kickstarter you know you’re going to end up with a metric ton of miniatures. The new second edition of Zombicide looks like it’s not going to be an exception! […]

What if Orson Welles's War of the Worlds Broadcast Was Real?

What if Orson Welles’s War of the Worlds Broadcast Was Real?

Milton Lawson writes… Hello there. I’m Milton Lawson, a comic writer based in Houston TX. I’ve written “Roger Ebert and Me” and “Winter Sale.” The Ebert comic was a finalist at the Ghost City Comics Competition. I’m the writer of a new graphic novel, “ORSON WELLES: WARRIOR OF THE WORLDS“. The book follows this premise: […]

IDW Launches Kickstarter for Wynonna Earp Season 3 Blu-Ray

IDW Launches Kickstarter for Wynonna Earp Season 3 Blu-Ray

IDW Entertainment has launched a Kickstarter to sell the Blu-Ray for Wynonna Earp Season 3, the company revealed in a press release Monday. It looks like IDW is asking the beleaguered fans of the cult-favorite show to shell out a minimum of $37 plus shipping and handling to obtain a copy of the 2-disc, 12-episode […]

In The Light Of “Joker” – How to Make People Identify With a Psychopath

Russell Nohelty writes, Everyone seems to be talking about psychopaths in fiction right now. I wonder why. Well, Ichabod Jones Monster Hunter is about a psychopath that escapes a mental asylum and becomes a monster hunter, but doesn’t know if he’s killing monsters, humans, or it’s all in his head the whole time. The fifth […]

Patriot-1 is the Book America -- and the World -- Needs Right Now

Patriot-1 is the Comic That America – and the World – Needs Right Now

Kevin Powers, creator of the Kickstarter for Patriot-1 Ultimate Edition, writes: Patriot-1 is a 194-page action-packed military and espionage thriller, best described as “Tom Clancy meets Captain America.” The story follows disillusioned Delta Force Operator Ken Baker coming to the end of his service until he is the lone survivor of an ambush in Afghanistan. […]

Kickstarter Plans Big Small Press Comics Push for September

5 Cool September Comics Kickstarters That Could Use Your Help Right Now

Earlier this year, crowdfunding site Kickstarter announced plans to celebrate small press comics in September with their “Small Press, Big Ideas” initiatives. The idea was simple: launch your comic Kickstarter in September and send Kickstarter an email letting them know, and the project would be featured on the Small Press section of the site. The […]

One-Eyed Jack: CSI Creator Searches for the Real Monster in Graphic Novel About Las Vegas Shooting

CSI Creator Searches for the Real Monster in Graphic Novel About Las Vegas Shooting

CSI creator Anthony E. Zuiker has teamed with comic book writer Felipe Cagno, artist BRÄO, and letterer Deyvison Manes to produce a series of four graphic novels exploring the events of the 2017 Las Vegas mass shooting that killed 58. The shooter, Stephen C. Paddock, is the titular character in One-Eyed Jack, which also stars […]

Give Me Heroes With Heart!

Give Me Heroes With Heart!

Mark Zinngrabe writes, Hey everyone! My name is Mark Zinngrabe, and I’ve recently launched a great superhero comic on Kickstarter called Agents of Talon. Why do I say it’s great? Because it focuses on the not just the splendor of a superhero action story, but also the emotional toll it takes on the characters who […]

Death Trap: Matt Miner and Chris Peterson Deliver Revenge in a Mercury Cougar

Death Trap: Matt Miner and Christopher Peterson Deliver Revenge in a Mercury Cougar

Death Trap is a brand new “carsploitation” comic book series that launched on Kickstarter today, from the creative team of handsome writer Matt Miner, artist Christopher Peterson, colorist Josh Jensen, and letterer Matt Krotzer, about a girl named Ollie teaming up with her dead father’s ghost (which haunts a classic Mercury Cougar) to seek revenge […]

Strange Encounters, a New Anthology from Team Behind Puerto Rico Strong, Now on Kickstarter

Strange Encounters, a New Anthology from Team Behind Puerto Rico Strong, Now on Kickstarter

King Skull Comics’ Marco Lopez writes to Bleeding Cool about his latest Kickstarter project, Strange Encounters: From the team that brought you the Eisner Award-Winning and Diamond Gem Award-nominated, Puerto Rico Strong Anthology (Marco Lopez, Derek Ruiz, and Neil Schwartz). Strange Encounters is a 64-page comic book Anthology about magic, mystery and the Strange Encounters […]