Mr. Archer is the incredible story of a man cursed by his past, but blessed with enormous opportunity as an Adult.
All you have to do is pledge $1!
A story unlike any other, its beginning is dark and its ending is even darker.It is Created by Derek Leach: written by Victor Villa and Erica Vanover: Illustrated by Corrina Di Pirro. With your help we plan to have the first issue of Mr.Archer ready and done by March 2013 with issues 2-5 already in the works. This will allow us to release a new issue every other month.
Mr.Archer is the story of a man cursed by his past but blessed with opportunity as an adult. Alexander was raised by his grandparents after the tragic death of his parents. Alexander gains power of the family business after the death of his beloved grandfather. After rebranding the company he contracts with the United States defense department to begin development of a top secret super-soldier program.
The story begins with a flash back to the past. It's a cold rainy night much like any other night that time of year in Glenley county. The Archer family is returning back from Mr. Archers parents house which they regularly visit. However the drive back home this time changes the lives of the entire Archer family as well the city of Glenley.
Skipping ahead 20 years Alexander is one year removed from college and has just taken control of Archer Petroleum. After looking at himself and looking at the great wealth and power the company possess he decides to rebrand the company to Archer Industries. Archer Industries begins investing in medical and environmental research, social programs, city infrastructure and begins contracting with world governments and other corporations. However Alexander is flirting with disaster and is putting himself and everyone else at risk.
Mr. Archer will be printed in full color with the help of your funding!
Where your money is taking us
- The printing of the first issue
- The production of videos and short animations
- The production/shipping of all rewards
- Any and all fees by Amazon and Kickstarter
- Reservation fees at local art festivals
- Ad placement
- Upgrade supplies and hardware/software
- October - Mid-November plot development for issues 1-5
- Mid-November - late December early January script development
- October- March development of art work
- March printing
Future Issue Scheduling outlook
- Issue 2 February - May
- Issue 3 March - July
- Issue 4 April - September
- Issue 5 May - November
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All members involved in the creation and production of Mr. Archer are seniors in high school; since we're students not nearly as much time can be dedicated to the comic but we do meet twice a week to discuss the direction of the script and also art work.
All members involved in the creation of Mr. Archer are in AP/ Honor classes, two members are in the top 10 percentile of the class ranking.Our head artist is ranked number one overall and our co writer/creative head is ranked fifth overall in the senior class rankings, and have received honor role ever semester of every year. All members are responsible, organized, highly trustful and dedicated to putting their best work into the comic.
Our creative head is in AP Literature/composition. He is also a student ambassador, captain of the golf team and co founder of the hiking club, involved in immigration out reach group and has had articles published in the local newspaper.
Our head writer is in AP Literature/composition. He is also a member of the Tucson amateur astronomy group and also produces pieces and edits for the school magazine
Our lead artist is in AP art and AP Literature/composition. She is a tae kwon do black belt a member of the national honor society, national art honor society, student council, yearbook and is also a student ambassador.
Our co writer/creative head is in AP Literature/composition and also yearbook.
Our head artist works at the University of Arizona as well as our co creative head,our head writer works at a local news-station and publishes articles on their website and our creative head also works at a local news-station.
Includes law firms, construction firms, mining firms, health centers, non profits, museums, the college of science at the University of Arizona and the Diocese of Tucson.
So trust us, we know what we're doing!
Have a question? If the info above doesn't help, you can ask the project creator directly.
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Funding Unsuccessful This project reached the deadline without achieving its funding goal on January 7.
Nov 26, 2012 - Jan 7, 2013
Pledge $1 or more
Anyone who pledges $1 will receive a thank you e-mail from the groups head.Estimated delivery: Jan 2013
Pledge $5 or more
Anyone who pledges $5 will receive a hand written thank you letter from co writer. You will also receive all rewards listed above.Estimated delivery: Feb 2013Ships within the US only
Pledge $10 or more
Anyone who pledges $10 will receive a copy of Mr. Archer. You will also receive a personal thank you letter and e-mail.Estimated delivery: Apr 2013Add $4 to ship outside the US
Pledge $30 or more
Anyone who pledges $30 will receive an early edition copy of Mr. Archer signed by all members who directly influence the comic. You will also receive a mini-poster of each main character, a thank you letter and e-mail.Estimated delivery: Jun 2013Add $10 to ship outside the US
Pledge $50 or more
Anyone who pledges $50 reward will receive a 24" x 36" poster of Vincent. You will also receive a copy of Mr. ArcherEstimated delivery: Jun 2013Add $10 to ship outside the US