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123
backers
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Funding Unsuccessful
The project's funding goal was not reached on Wed, June 13 2018 1:30 AM UTC +00:00

About

Reena Saffron is fresh out of the academy and eager to begin her first day as a full-time officer with the Pallad City Police Department. But her idealistic nature and unwavering belief in justice is put to the test when she's partnered with 'Maniac' Madison Wynter, a loose cannon officer with the Department's Special Crimes Unit, whose methods stretch the law to its very limits.

Danger Zone One began in June 2016 as a weekly webcomic. You can read it online at www.DangerZoneOne.com 

The goal of this Kickstarter is to fund a physical volume of Danger Zone One material. The book will contain 200 black and white pages, featuring Chapters 1 through 6 of the comic, along with behind-the-scenes artwork, concept art, pin-ups, and more.

The physical edition will be formatted as a traditional manga-sized paperback (5.5" x 7.75").

The funds received will go towards the cost of printing the books, shipping them to backers, paying for additional pledge rewards, and the necessary Kickstarter fees. In addition, funds will go to pay Danger Zone One's current artist, Salaiix, for Chapter 6 of the comic prior to printing. Any excess money received will go into funding future Danger Zone One chapters.

*Exclusive to the EVIDENCE UNIT Pledge* are two physical 11x17 posters of Madison and Reena. This is the actual artwork by artist Ray_D_Sauce, and are one-of-a-kind, not copies or prints.

Pledge amounts for backers in the United States include shipping costs. International backers are responsible for taxes, VAT, and/or customs fees. Sadly, we can not mark items as "gifts." All physical items ship via USPS.

At $8,500: An additional, all-new chapter will be added to the Danger Zone One print edition!

Risks and challenges

Because Danger Zone One has been updating weekly since June 2016, most of the chapters are already complete (with the exception of Chapter 6). This means that the primary challenge is getting the volume printed.

Fortunately, I have had extensive experience with publishing in the past. From 2011-2015 I published Shadowland Magazine, a quarterly print publication that covered the best in horror, sci-fi and fantasy entertainment, which was available in comic/hobby shops, book stores, and Barnes and Noble locations nationwide. I'm well-versed in working with distributors, and with meeting production/print deadlines, along with producing a quality product.

The "worst case scenario" is that the printing company I chose goes out of business before we go to print, which is *extremely* unlikely, as they've been around for quite some time and have been very successful. But if that does happen, there are two back-up companies I've used in the past that would be fully capable of handling this project. Regardless, I will keep backers in the loop throughout the entire process.

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    Cadet

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    Rookie

    A digital PDF copy of Danger Zone One featuring all six chapters, along with all the bonus content!

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    Netraver

    The digital-only tier. You get a digital PDF copy of the Danger Zone One ashcan edition *and* a digital PDF copy of Danger Zone One volume one!

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    Special Crimes Unit

    A physical copy of the Danger Zone One print edition!

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    Records Division

    Digital PDF copies of all three Danger Zone One novels.

    You also get a physical copy of the Danger Zone One print edition, the digital PDF copy, and the digital ashcan PDF. All backers pledging above this tier will also get these rewards.

    Includes:
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    • Print Copy of Danger Zone One
    • Digital Ashcan Copy
    • 3 Digital Novels
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    Cyber Crimes Division

    Digital PDF and physical copy of Danger Zone One AND a physical CD copy of the audio drama!

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    • Print Copy of Danger Zone One
    • Audio Drama on CD
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    Internal Affairs

    Digital PDF, physical copy of the book, audio drama on CD, AND your name in the book!

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    • Audio Drama on CD
    • Your name in the book!
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    Undercover Division

    Digital PDF, physical copy of the book, audio drama on CD, and your name in the book!

    Also includes a PHYSICAL print copy of the Danger Zone One ashcan edition! This is a Kickstarter Exclusive!

    Includes:
    • Digital PDF Copy
    • Print Copy of Danger Zone One
    • Audio Drama on CD
    • Your name in the book!
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    Chief of Police

    This is the big one! You get the Digital PDF, the physical copy, the audio drama on CD, your name in the book, a print copy of the ashcan edition, AND a T-Shirt featuring Reena!

    (Available in small, medium, large, and x-large.)

    Includes:
    • Digital PDF Copy
    • Print Copy of Danger Zone One
    • Audio Drama on CD
    • Your name in the book!
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    Send Backup!

    Along with the previous rewards, you'll all receive a full color 2019 Danger Zone One themed wall calendar (6.5" x 8.5") and two trading cards (Reena and Madison).

    In addition, you get the Digital PDF, the physical copy, the audio drama on CD, your name in the book, a print copy of the ashcan edition, digital copies of the 3 novels, a PDF of the ashcan, AND a T-Shirt featuring Reena!

    Includes:
    • Digital PDF Copy
    • Print Copy of Danger Zone One
    • Audio Drama on CD
    • Your name in the book!
    • Print Copy of Danger Zone One Ashcan Edition
    • Digital Ashcan Copy
    • 3 Digital Novels
    • T-Shirt
    • Wall Calendar
    • 2 Premium Trading Cards
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    Investigation Department

    Two physical 11x17 color poster prints, one featuring Reena and the other with Madison, drawn by the current Danger Zone One artist, Salaiix.

    In addition, you get the Digital PDF, the physical copy, the audio drama on CD, your name in the book, a print copy of the ashcan edition, AND a T-Shirt featuring Reena!

    (Available in small, medium, large, and x-large.)

    Includes:
    • Digital PDF Copy
    • Print Copy of Danger Zone One
    • Audio Drama on CD
    • Your name in the book!
    • Digital Ashcan Copy
    • Print Copy of Danger Zone One Ashcan Edition
    • T-Shirt
    • Two Physical 11x17 Color Posters
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    Evidence Unit

    On top of everything else, you also get TWO physical black-and-white 11x17 character posters of Reena and Madison. These are one-of-a-kind original artworks (not copies or prints). See "Rewards" at left for images of both.

    In addition, you get the Digital PDF, the physical copy, the audio drama on CD, your name in the book, a print copy of the ashcan edition, AND a T-Shirt featuring Reena!

    (Available in small, medium, large, and x-large.)

    Includes:
    • Digital PDF Copy
    • Print Copy of Danger Zone One
    • Audio Drama on CD
    • Your name in the book!
    • Print Copy of Danger Zone One Ashcan Edition
    • T-Shirt
    • Two 11x17 Posters (Madison & Reena)
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    Mayor of Pallad City

    Create your own character, who will have a cameo appearance in a future Danger Zone One story! (They will not appear in the physical volume--but in an upcoming chapter of the webcomic.)

    In addition to the character making it into the world of Danger Zone One, you will receive one full color artwork of your character (sent to you digitally).

    Also includes the Digital PDF, the physical copy, the audio drama on CD, your name in the book, a print copy of the ashcan edition, AND a T-Shirt featuring Reena! (The poster rewards from the Evidence Unit pledge are *not* included.)

    Includes:
    • Digital PDF Copy
    • Print Copy of Danger Zone One
    • Audio Drama on CD
    • Your name in the book!
    • Print Copy of Danger Zone One Ashcan Edition
    • T-Shirt
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Funding period

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