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The Adept

A young woman with a broken past. The Shaolin Master who visits her dreams. A modern story of transformation and kung fu.

The Adept

A young woman with a broken past. The Shaolin Master who visits her dreams. A modern story of transformation and kung fu.

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    DIGITAL

    A digital download of The Adept #1. The PDF will include both the standard and variant cover.

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    PRINT

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    COLLECTIBLE IMMORTAL PIN (PLUS BOOK)

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    VARIANT #1 - KICKSTARTER EXCLUSIVE

    Same as the PRINT tier but this limited edition Kickstarter exclusive variant cover by Zi Xu is only available here.

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    VARIANT #2

    Sam Beck has a real treat for you. Same as the PRINT tier but with a variant cover fit for John McClane.

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    ADEPT TRADING CARDS (PLUS BOOK)

    Beautifully drawn, step-by-step explainer for the Shaolin forms seen in Adept #1.

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    VARIANT + IMMORTAL PIN

    You'll get a variant cover of your choice plus the Immortal pin

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    ALL COVERS

    All The Adept covers -- Li/Zi Xu/Beck -- all in one package. You don't have to choose your favorite child.

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    VARIANT + ADEPT TRADING CARDS

    The variant cover of your choice plus the set of Adept #1 Trading cards

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    ALL COVERS + IMMORTAL PIN

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    ALL COVERS + ADEPT TRADING CARDS

    Same as the ALL COVERS tier plus the Adept Trading Cards. You're hitting every artist that worked on this project - Yishan, Zi Xu, Sam Beck, and Conor Hughes

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    ALL COLLECTIBLES

    For the completists. This is every collectible item that Adept can throw at you.

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    ORIGINAL CHARACTER SKETCH

    How about your own original character sketch drawn Yishan Li?! Your choice of Amy, Ali, Sasha, or Fa Sheng. Also everything from the ALL COVERS tier.

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    SASHA TRUE CONCERT PACKAGE

    Years from now someone younger than you will ask you if you know Sasha True. Here's the proof. Same as the ALL COLLECTIBLES tier except you also get the Sasha True Concert t-shirt and poster.

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    LIVE "MAKING OF" COMMENTARY

    The ultimate backstage pass. We'll schedule you, Peter and Charlie for a live videoconference call to go page-by-page through the first issue chatting about the inspirations, decisions, and all the kungfu that went into making the first issue. Learn how the team translated the intricacy of Shaolin form to comic panels. Hear about the beginning of Immortal Studios and the future of the martial arts storyverse. Schedule allowing, we'll get as much of the creative team on the line as possible. Have your own questions about the biz? Launching your own project? We're happy to share our experience and advice.

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    PRINT (EARLY BIRD)

    Be one of the first to own a printed copy of The Adept #1. This tier also comes with a commemorative ticket to the Sasha True Benefit Concert. Ticket to what? ooh, a mystery.

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    ALL COVERS (EARLY BIRD)

    The ultimate covers collection at a discount price. Get the standard cover by Yishan and the Kickstarter exclusive cover by Zi Xu and the variant cover by Sam Beck.

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    SASHA'S BAND - DRAW ME IN

    In this most premium tier, Yishan Li will draw your face on one of Sasha True's band members. And what's more is that the band will definitely show up in later issues, so consider yourself a recurring character in the Adept universe. Some restrictions apply.

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