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"With a world divided, who do you turn to?" Niobe by Sebastian Jones, Amandla Stenberg, Ashley Woods, Sheldon Mitchell, & Darrell May.
"With a world divided, who do you turn to?" Niobe by Sebastian Jones, Amandla Stenberg, Ashley Woods, Sheldon Mitchell, & Darrell May.
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NIOBE RETURNS...

Posted by Sebastian A. Jones (Creator)
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NIOBE She is Death cover by Hyoung
NIOBE She is Death cover by Hyoung

Hello Stranger family!  

A lot has happened since my last update. It includes some pretty awesome news I can only hope to share with you soon! But AfroPunk shared my rambling article about what maybe coming soon and how NIOBE first came to be. So go leave a comment and let them know we have a voice > . CLICK HERE FOR A READ.

But mostly I wanted to pay it forward a bit.  

Josh, Darrell, and Seb. 10 years ago.
Josh, Darrell, and Seb. 10 years ago.

Today is my Editor in Chief’s birthday. You know Joshua from conventions and from handling production and lettering work on our books, in addition to making sure I don’t mess up and sound more intelligent on paper. He is also the one reminding me to use my English accent more, and please note – he did not edit this message – so all misteaks are mine ;) And so, I am super happy to announce that he is penning his first book ESSESSA: The Fallen. 

ESSESSA: The Fallen Cover by Hyoung
ESSESSA: The Fallen Cover by Hyoung

It is a vampire comic (we are pretty good at those) ;) And while the world waits for what happens to VHD, this one we are in control of. I am also on the writing ticket with the same team of Darrell and Hyoung on layouts and cover respectively. We are also adding a new addition to the Stranger team, Caanan White. He did the art for the incredible Black Panther homage variant to Erathune! So buckle up, Essessa is coming for blood! And to all Niobe and Dusu fans, you are in for a treat on that book! Preview posting soon!   

CLICK HERE FOR ESSESSA, ERATHUNE, NIOBE KICKSTARTER NOTIFICATION

Also on the new kickstarter is ERATHUNE! The entire hardcover collection by the enigmatic Darrell May on story and layouts. Sheldon Mitchell (Vampire Hunter D, Cable, The Darkness) on art… and I write some stuff too :) Keep checking on the kickstarter for continual updates! And for all NIOBE fans, if you want to know what happened to Joica aka Sin… grab this hardcover and complete your collection!  

Erathune by Hyoung
Erathune by Hyoung
ERATHUNE Issue #3 page 1 preview by Sheldon Mitchell and Darrell May
ERATHUNE Issue #3 page 1 preview by Sheldon Mitchell and Darrell May
 

And lastly. It is going down. Niobe’s return in her solo tale NIOBE: She is Death by the O.G She is Death team along with Barbara Nosenzo on colors who is currently working with Alan Moore! So the new limited She is Death cover, which will be our exclusive Pathfinder Cover! The game is getting closer and closer. I am told we will able to show updates next month, so I thought I would add it again as an option. Check out the Jae Lee cover too… with Skarlok, from Erathune… OH the tie ins!   

Niobe Pathfinder RPG! Cover by Hyoung!
Niobe Pathfinder RPG! Cover by Hyoung!

CLICK HERE FOR ESSESSA, ERATHUNE, NIOBE KICKSTARTER NOTIFICATION

Niobe v Skarlok by Jae Lee for She is Death #2
Niobe v Skarlok by Jae Lee for She is Death #2

And for all those who missed out on the original kickstarter for THE UNTAMED exclusive edition… we may add a stretch goal to have a second limited printing with a new dust jacket, but same epic quality.  

BTW - IF YOU ARE STILL MISSING ANY REWARD. MESSAGE ME. And no funny business. We have tracking numbers ;) Love you all!

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ERATHUNE Issue #3 page 1 preview by Sheldon Mitchell and Darrell May
ERATHUNE Issue #3 page 1 preview by Sheldon Mitchell and Darrell May
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      The notification links don’t seem to working...

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      Lukas Daniel Klausner
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      Just to clarify, we should not be worried about the Pathfinder book yet, as that is still to come, right?