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For a supervillain, growing apart from your friends can be murder. THE SWITCH! A graphic novel by Keith Champagne and Tom Nguyen.
For a supervillain, growing apart from your friends can be murder. THE SWITCH! A graphic novel by Keith Champagne and Tom Nguyen.
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KEITH CHAMPAGNE (Green Lantern Corps, Batman, Justice Society of America) and TOM NGUYEN (Justice League, Batman, Green Lantern) are teaming up to produce an original 64-page graphic novel, THE SWITCH! 

                                           WHAT'S IT ABOUT?

THE SWITCH is a mysterious new superhero that has quickly captured the public eye. In the short time she's been around, she's already made a huge difference in people's lives.

Nobody knows who The Switch is. Nobody knows where she came from. And that's just the way she NEEDS things to remain.

Because The Switch has a deadly secret and if she's not careful, it'll get her killed. Or worse, unmasked. 

And that's when all hell will really break loose.

                    SPOILER ALERT (don't worry, you need to know this).

Underneath the mask that covers The Switch's face lurks the infamous visage of ELECTRICIA, one of the most hated and feared super-villains the world has ever known. For years, Electricia and her allies, a team of super-powered villains known as MURDERER'S ROW, have terrorized mankind. Their combined list of crimes against humanity is longer than an encyclopedia. There's nothing they haven't done; less they won't yet do.

The cover to The Switch graphic novel.
The cover to The Switch graphic novel.

But more and more, everything feels OFF to Electricia. Although she hasn't confided in anyone (aside from her talking cat), she's finding it increasingly difficult to ignore what a horrible person she's become. She's looking around at the Murderer's Row and realizing she has nothing in common with these monsters anymore. In fact, they scare the hell out of her. When she tries to sleep at night, a single, guilt-fueled question echoes through her mind like a shotgun blast:

"How do I fix my life?"

Lost, desperate and alone one evening, Electricia does something that, for her, is crazy. Almost on a whim, she HELPS somebody. The instant rush she receives from performing that tiny act of kindness feels so incredible, so instinctively RIGHT,  that she finds it completely addictive. 

Two grown adults pee their pants.
Two grown adults pee their pants.

An idea sparks in the tattered remains of her soul.  And from that tiny act of kindness, THE SWITCH is born. 

Maybe some Pilates would help too.
Maybe some Pilates would help too.

Electricia's double life as The Switch is becoming more dangerous by the day. She's starting to realize that it's not that easy to start over. If anyone were to learn who she really was, she'd be arrested on sight. And even if she could somehow emerge from under the long shadow of her past, escaping from her former friends is another beast entirely.

Electricia knows It's only a matter of time before her new life crashes into her old. Any day now, The Murderer's Row will come for her. 

But The Switch is going to become the person she always wanted to be...even if it kills her.

Back cover to The Switch graphic novel
Back cover to The Switch graphic novel
New promo art.. the original of this piece is now a reward (look to the right)!
New promo art.. the original of this piece is now a reward (look to the right)!

                       COOL STORY, BRO! TELL ME MORE!

Nope. Not gonna do it. There are a million twists and turns to this story and we don't want to spoil anything that happens. But now that you have an idea of what the book is about, let's talk about what the book IS.

THE SWITCH is (initially) a 64-page softcover graphic novel written by DC Comics writer/artist  KEITH CHAMPAGNE and DC Comics penciler/inker TOM NGUYEN. 

The 11 oz Switch coffee mug
The 11 oz Switch coffee mug

We've been asked a few times already, why Kickstarter? With our work history and professional backgrounds, why not pitch this project to an established publisher? That's an option, sure, but to be completely honest, we just want to make a great comic book; not a comic book that is exhaustively evaluated by a creative committee, all with different tastes and opinions, to ensure that it can be viably translated into a film/ television show, video game or web series. Not that there's anything wrong with that but the decision making process has gotten extremely convoluted in the comic book field. With Kickstarter, we can bring the project directly to the readers. You guys are the ones who matter. If this graphic novel is something you want to read, you'll help us make it and we'll know in 30 days if we're all doing this together. It's really that simple.

As artists and creators, we also want to use this opportunity to produce a graphic novel that's different and special, both in story AND in format, for the readers who are kind enough to back our campaign. To that effect, the book will be printed over-sized, at 8.5 x 11.25 inches as opposed to traditional comic size.

We've put together an incredibly sophisticated info-graphic to help illustrate the size difference. Enjoy!

Size really does matter!
Size really does matter!

As artists, we both feel like comics tend to be too small; too compressed to really appreciate the artwork. Producing a graphic novel, especially of this length, involves gallons of blood, sweat and tears. We want a finished product that matches the months of work we're putting in, that will show off the intricate detail and precision in Tom's work, and that you'll also be proud to slip onto your bookshelf.

So we're going big or we're going home.

We don't take it lightly that we're asking the readers to fund this project (although to be honest, you guys fund every project from every company with your buying dollar; we're just cutting out the middle man) so we've put just as much work into making our campaign as different and special as the book will be. We want to give you the opportunity to acquire awards that you can't easily find, at least not outside of a comic book convention. So we made a few phone calls, sent some emails and lined up TONS of guest stars: some of the absolute best artists (and a writer or two) in the field of comics to contribute original art, scripts, or sketches as rewards. Take a gander at this list of names:

Doug Mahnke, Pat Oliffe, Leonard Kirk, Khoi Pham, Jerry Ordway, Andy Smith, Cam Smith, Bill Morrison, Peter Krause, Neil Edwards, Christopher Jones, Edgar Salazar, Dev Madan, Beau Smith, Sergio Cariello, Pasqual Ferry, Pat Gleason, Peter J. Tomasi, Mike Collins, Marc Deering,  Darryl Banks, Don Kramer, and Drew Geraci.

And that's not taking into account the people we're not telling you about yet who will be helping us with some of our stretch rewards!

Dev Madan, Andy Smith, Pasqual Ferry, and Jerry Ordway comprise our initial wave of guest artists (examples of their work below). The way this is going to work is that as soon as one reward is snatched up, we'll add another name to the mix. If you don't see your favorite artist's name listed, keep checking back. We'd hate for you to miss out.

Barb Wire by Pat Oliffe and Tom! Available as a reward, look ->
Barb Wire by Pat Oliffe and Tom! Available as a reward, look ->
Second JERRY ORDWAY REWARD now available!
Second JERRY ORDWAY REWARD now available!
Jamal Igle and Marc Deering want to live on our wall!
Jamal Igle and Marc Deering want to live on our wall!
Bloodshot by Lewis Larosa, available as a reward!
Bloodshot by Lewis Larosa, available as a reward!
Pat Gleason reward activated NOW!
Pat Gleason reward activated NOW!
Peter Krause is ready to draw...for YOU!
Peter Krause is ready to draw...for YOU!
Cam Smith swings in to save the day!
Cam Smith swings in to save the day!
Feel the power of ANDY SMITH!!
Feel the power of ANDY SMITH!!

In addition, we have an absolutely iconic legend in the field of comics that will be contributing an original sketch as a reward. He (or she) has asked us not to name him (or her)--yet--but we GUARANTEE it'll be worth the wait! Holy crap, is it worth it!

And now a moment from our sponsors
And now a moment from our sponsors

                                                   THE GRAND PLAN

We have three different funding goals for this project. Our initial goal ($17,000) will enable us to produce a full-color, 64-page softcover graphic novel for you. The script for that is written and Tom is already slaving away on the interior artwork. This initial goal will cover the cost of our labor (we've each established a rate equivalent to 1/5 our normal page rates to do 4 times the work. Multiply that by pi and it's really confusing!), all rewards, incentives,  the larger format paper, printing, and shipping of the graphic novel.

Our first stretch goal is $20,000. At this level, THE SWITCH will grow into a full-color, 80-PAGE softcover graphic novel. Keith and Tom are taking no additional money for the extra labor, it will all be used to cover the additional paper and printing costs as well as the additional stretch rewards, incentives, and shipping costs that will be incurred. 

Once we reach $20,000, everyone who has pledged will receive, absolutely free of charge and in addition to any previous awards, a PDF of THE TOM NGUYEN  SKETCHBOOK containing tons of never-before-seen process art, paintings, sketches, and more! 

Everyone will also receive PDFs of two of Keith's previous creator-owned graphic novels, ARMOR X (with art by Andy Smith) and DEATH VALLEY (with art by Shawn Moll, Mariano, and even a little bit of Tom). That's an additional 188 pages of story content delivered in an easy-to-read format completely free of charge!

Our final goal for this project is $24,000. If we're able to reach this level of funding, THE SWITCH becomes an 80-page HARDCOVER GRAPHIC NOVEL. Again, no additional money for Keith or Tom, it all goes towards the additional printing and rewards costs. You may wonder if this means that the 64-page version won't tell the complete tale? No, it absolutely will. But that doesn't mean there isn't more story that could be included if we can scrounge up the extra space.

Once we hit the $24,000 goal, every single pledge will receive a link to download a brand new making-of documentary about The Switch! You'll be immersed in the behind the scenes action, giving you the clearest look possible at the process of creating this project and the absolutely insane amount of time, effort and work that goes into creating a single page of original art, let alone alone 80 pages!

Also at this level, every single pledge (physical reward levels) will receive an additional character head sketch by Tom or Keith. We may have to do 1000 of them so it might not be anything fancy but we're going to buckle down and thank you all the best way we can: by killing ourselves to give everyone something special. 

If we somehow surpass $24,000 in funding, we have big plans for more stretch rewards that will be coming your way. More details on that when we get closer.

Risks and challenges

The biggest challenge when producing a graphic novel is staying on schedule. Keith and Tom both have years of experience meeting deadlines; there's no counting how many DC titles have shipped on time thanks to their work ethic.

But...things happen in life and we've taken steps to make sure there are no delays in production. First of all, the script is already written, the characters are designed and a handful of pages are already drawn. We've got a good head start. Secondly, we've added an extra six weeks to the production schedule in case of any unforeseen hurdles, including possible shipping delays from our overseas printer, and the time it will take to process and ship the books and rewards. Third, we've divided the labor so neither of us will be overwhelmed. Keith is writing, lettering, and producing the flat color for the book. Tom is penciling, inking, and rendering the color art. However (this is where it comes in handy having two artists), if Tom gets sick, breaks his hand, whatever...as a last resort, Keith can step in to finish inking pages or doing whatever it takes to get the book to the printer in time.

We'd like to thank you so much for taking the time to visit and consider our project. We have a policy of treating every reader of our work as a close friend. If you've ever met us at a convention, you know this is true.

If you have a question, just ask.

We're proud of the work we do and will absolutely bend over backwards to ensure you have a positive experience well worth your time and generous backing. We'll be updating you soon, call or write if you need anything.

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    HELLO AND THANKS! A hi-rez DRM-free PDF of the original graphic novel, THE SWITCH, plus your name listed on our 'Page Of Gratitude" in the back of the book. Mostly likely, you'll also get a manly hug if we eventually meet.

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    THE HARDCOPY! A PRINT copy of the graphic novel, THE SWITCH, plus a hi-rez DRM-free PDF so you can read it on your portable device wherever you may go. Even in the bathroom, we're not judging!

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    FAMILY EDITION! A PRINT copy of the graphic novel, THE SWITCH, plus a hi-rez DRM-free PDF PLUS an original drawing of the character of your choice by JACK CHAMPAGNE (age 12) or GABRIEL CHAMPAGNE (age 6). Keeping it in the family! You'll be contacted to specify which young artist you'd prefer.

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    IT'S A BIRD, IT'S A PLANE! You get a print copy of the original graphic novel, The Switch, plus the SUPER-MAJESTIC PDF (contains the entire graphic novel plus NEVER BEFORE SEEN behind-the-scenes production artwork, character sketches, and the original script for the project). Wowie kazowie!

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    IT'S A DIGITAL WORLD! NEW REWARD! You get digital copies of ALL THREE PDFs, the regular, super-majestic (complete with the script and behind-the-scenes production art), and the black and white artist's edition. Inspired by feedback from, and especially handy for foreign readers who need their fix of The Switch!

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    MEET THE ARTIST (edition)! A print copy of the original graphic novel, The Switch, plus the hi-rez DRM free PDF plus a black and white ARTIST'S EDITION PDF of the project. Study Tom's incredible linework without color, it'll make your head spin!

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    WEAR YOUR FREAK FLAG! A print copy of the original graphic novel, The Switch, plus the Super-Majestic PDF, the artist'd edition PDF and a limited edition T-SHIRT emblazoned with the SWITCH LOGO. Sturdy 100% white cotton available in small through XX (you'll be asked your size in the customer survey at the end of the campaign). Switch wear is so hot this year, even Mugatu is wearing it!

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    MEET THE ARTIST EVEN BETTER (edition)! A print copy of the original graphic novel, The Switch, plus the hi-rez DRM free PDF, a black and white ARTIST'S EDITION PDF of the project (study Tom's incredible inkwork without color, it'll make your head spin!), AND a PDF of the project of Tom's PENCIL WORK ONLY! See the senseless pencil scribbles and building blocks that ultimately tell the story of the Switch. SERIOUS ART NERDS ONLY!

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    WHAT? THIS IS CRAZY! A print copy of the graphic novel, The Switch, plus the super-majestic PDF aaaaand the artist's edition PDF. But wait, there's MORE! You also receive a LIMITED EDITION SWITCH BOOKMARK to keep your place on your multiple reads. Holy Guacamole, how can it possibly get any better?!? (spoiler alert: it just might!)

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    SHOCKING GUEST STAR! A limited, special edition copy of the graphic novel, The Switch, with an exclusive-to-kickstarter MYSTERY VARIANT COVER by superstar artist DOUG MAHNKE (JLA, Final Crisis, Superman/Wonder Woman)! This cover will NEVER be sold in stores, it's only available through Kickstarter. This reward tier also includes the regular and super-majestic PDF's. How did we get Doug to join us? Two words: black and mail.

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    SO GOOD IT'S A CRIME! You get BOTH the regular AND variant cover print editions of the graphic novel (And remember, the variant is ONLY available through Kickstarter) as well as all three PDF's (regular, super-majestic, and artist's edition) plus the exclusive bookmark. We do this because we truly love and appreciate you. That's one heck of a bag of swag for $50!!

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    COMICS AND COFFEE! NEW REWARD! Enjoy starting your day with a hot cup of joe and a good comic? This is the reward for you! You get the regular cover edition of the graphic novel, all three PDF's (regular, super-majestic, and artist's edition), the exclusive bookmark and the limited edition "I don't need to SWITCH to decaf" coffee mug (pictured at left)! DISCLAIMER: We're not responsible when the comic is so amazing it causes you to spit coffee on your Ipad in shock and awe!

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    HIDE YOUR WOMEN, IT'S TOMASI!! The regular cover edition of the graphic novel, The Switch, the regular and super-majestic PDF's, the exclusive bookmark, plus...(wait for it) the original script to an issue of BATMAN and ROBIN by series writer and great human being PETER J TOMASI. You choose the issue and Pete will break out the sharpie. VERY limited, Tomasi is super busy and incredibly important. So act fast on this one!

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    TOM AND KEITH START KILLING THEMSELVES (part 1). The regular cover edition of The Switch. The regular and Super-Majestic PDF's. The limited edition bookmark. And for the first time EVER, have your copy personalized and customized with a head sketch of Electricia or The Switch drawn inside the book by KEITH. No limit on this one, we'll draw until our hands fall off!

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    TOM AND KEITH START KILLING THEMSELVES (part 2). The regular cover edition of The Switch. The regular and Super-Majestic PDF's. The limited edition bookmark. And for the first time EVER, have your copy personalized and customized with a head sketch of Electricia or The Switch drawn inside the book by TOM. No limit on this one, we'll draw until our hands fall off!

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    TOM AND KEITH ARE STILL AT IT (part 1). The regular cover edition of The Switch, personalized and customized with a headsketch of Electricia or The Switch by KEITH. You also receive the regular and Super-Majestic PDF's, the limited edition bookmark and for the first time, a full color, 10x15 POSTER of the regular cover!

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    TOM AND KEITH ARE STILL AT IT (part 2). The regular cover edition of The Switch, personalized and customized with a headsketch of Electricia or The Switch by TOM. You also receive the regular and Super-Majestic PDF's, the limited edition bookmark and for the first time, a full color, 10x15 POSTER of the regular cover!

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    MORE CREATIVE SUICIDE! The regular cover edition of the graphic novel, the regular and super-majestic PDFs, the bookmark, the poster, and a black and white, full-figure, fully inked 8.5 x 11 drawing of the character of your choice (Switch-related or otherwise) by KEITH. No limit on this one, we draw until we die!

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    STEP BACK FROM THAT LEDGE, TOM! The regular cover edition of the graphic novel, the regular and super-majestic PDFs, the bookmark, the poster and a black and white, full-figure, fully inked 8.5 x 11 drawing of the character of your choice (Switch-related or otherwise) by TOM. Tommy may even throw in the empty, crushed energy drink can he's going to use to fuel himself through to the finish line.

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    FOR ASPIRING ARTISTS! Pledge at this level and you'll receive the regular cover edition of the graphic novel, all three PDF's and 10 ART SAMURAI ONLINE INSTRUCTIONAL CLASSES taught by Tom Nguyen himself (a $200 value!). Art Samurai is one of the leading online comic book illustration courses. We'll clearly be the ones supporting your kickstarter once Tom is through helping you hone your artwork!

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    FOR ASPIRING WRITERS! Pledge at this level and you'll receive the regular cover edition of the graphic novel, all three PDF's, a signed/personalized copy of the script and the opportunity to workshop your own idea, script, graphic novel or random daydream with Keith Champagne. Includes unlimited email work shopping as well as three 45-minute skype sessions. Let's whip your idea into shape and get it out there for the world to enjoy!

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    THE TOTAL PACKAGE! You get both the regular AND variant cover editions, all three PDF's (regular, super-majestic, and artist's edition), the bookmark and (for the first time) a limited edition, 10x15 full color print of each cover, suitable for framing. But wait! That's not all!! You will also receive an 8.5 x 11 inch, full figure, fully inked drawing of the character of your choice (Switch-related or otherwise) by TOM.

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    THE TOTAL PACKAGE! You get both the regular AND variant cover editions, all three PDF's (regular, super-majestic, and artist's edition), the bookmark and (for the first time) a limited edition, 10x15 full color print of each cover, suitable for framing. But wait! That's not all!! You will also receive an 8.5 x 11 inch, full figure, fully inked drawing (of the character of your choice, Switch or otherwise) by KEITH.

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    FOR ASPIRING ARTISTS! Pledge at this level and you'll receive the regular cover edition of the graphic novel, all three PDF's, 10 Art Samurai instructional classes taught by Tom Nguyen and you'll also receive TWO INSTRUCTIONAL DVDs, one teaching you how to pencil (with Doug Mahnke) and the other showing you the fine ropes of inking (with Tom Nguyen, combined an additional $50 value). Clearly, we'll be supporting YOUR kickstarter once you plow through all this instructional material!

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    TOM AND KEITH TEAM UP! You receive the total package (both the regular AND variant cover editions, all three PDF's, the bookmark and a limited edition, 10x15 full color print of each cover. You'll ALSO receive an 11x17 commission of the character of your choice (Switch-related or otherwise) penciled by Tom and inked by Keith or penciled by Keith and inked by Tom (you'll be contacted via survey to choose). Very limited. Act fast!

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    ORIGINALITY COUNTS! You will receive BOTH regular and variant cover editions of The Switch graphic novel, all three PDF's, the bookmark, and AN 11x17 PAGE OF ORIGINAL SWITCH ART from the graphic novel by Tom Nguyen. Between 64-80 pages available, first bid gets page one, second bid gets page two and so on. It's the only fair way we can think of to do it.

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    THE SIIIIIIIMPSONS! You will receive BOTH regular and variant cover editions of The Switch graphic novel, all three PDF's, the bookmark, and a copy of THE SIMPSONS MASTERPIECE GALLERY: A BIG BOOK OF POSTERS complete with an original, personalized drawing of the Simpsons character of YOUR choice by the one-and-only BILL MORRISON of Simpsons/Bongo comics fame! Limited to 2, act fast on this one!

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    GUEST ARTIST #1! You will receive BOTH regular and variant cover editions of The Switch graphic novel, all three PDF's, the bookmark, and an original, 8.5 x 11, fully inked drawing of the character of your choice (Switch or otherwise) by our great friend and the creator of Young Heroes In Love, DEV MADAN!!

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    GUEST ARTIST #2! You will receive BOTH regular and variant cover editions of The Switch graphic novel, all three PDF's, the bookmark, and an original, 8.5 x 11, fully inked drawing of the character of your choice (Switch or otherwise) by the incredibly talented (and handsome) Marvel and DC artist ANDY SMITH!

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    GUEST ARTIST #9! Chiming in from Jolly old England is superstar artist NEIL EDWARDS. You will receive BOTH regular and variant cover editions of The Switch graphic novel, all three PDF's, the bookmark, and an original, 8.5 x 11, fully inked drawing of the character of your choice (Switch or otherwise) by NEIL EDWARDS, a favorite of the Queen herself for his cherished work on DR. WHO, ASSASSINS CREED, and tons of work for Marvel and DC Comics.

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    GUEST ARTIST #10! Originating from the beaches of Brazil, superstar artist SERGIO (Spider-Man, Batman, the internationally best-selling Action Bible) CARIELLO joins Team Switch! With this reward, you will receive BOTH regular and variant cover editions of The Switch graphic novel, all three PDF's, the bookmark, and an original, 8.5 x 11, fully inked drawing of the character of your choice (Switch or otherwise) by Sergio, the absolute master of dynamic figure drawing!

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    GUEST ARTIST #11! Paging Dr. Kramer, Dr. DON KRAMER! That's right, boys and girls, we're lucky to be joined by Mr. Kramer, internationally acclaimed for his DC Comics work on Wonder Woman and JSA, among many other credits. You will receive BOTH regular and variant cover editions of The Switch graphic novel, all three PDF's, the bookmark, and an original, 8.5 x 11, fully inked drawing of the character of your choice (Switch or otherwise) by Dr. Don himself! I'd grab a Dr. Fate if I were you, it's downright magical!

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    GUEST ARTIST #12! You will receive BOTH regular and variant cover editions of The Switch graphic novel, all three PDF's, the bookmark, and an original, 8.5 x 11, fully inked drawing of the character of your choice (Switch or otherwise) by the legendary Green Lantern artist, none other than DARRYL BANKS! A rare chance to get a Kyle Rayner sketch from the man who redefined the Green Lantern mythos!

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    GUEST ARTIST #13! You will receive BOTH regular and variant cover editions of The Switch graphic novel, all three PDF's, the bookmark, and an original, 8.5 x 11, fully inked drawing of the character of your choice (Switch or otherwise) by the incredible EDGAR SALAZAR!! Born in Mexico, Edgar has become an international icon of comic book art for his work for Marvel, DC, and Dark Horse comics! There's nothing this man can't draw and now...he'll draw for you!

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    GUEST ARTIST #14! You will receive BOTH regular and variant cover editions of The Switch graphic novel, all three PDF's, the bookmark, and an original, 8.5 x 11, fully inked drawing of the character of your choice (Switch or otherwise) by the master MIKE COLLINS! You might know Mike from his work on Dr. Who or the billions of comics he's drawn for every major publisher worldwide. We know him as a great guy and the co-creator of the X-man GAMBIT. Here's your chance to get a piece of the legend himself!

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    GUEST ARTIST #15! You will receive BOTH regular and variant cover editions of The Switch graphic novel, all three PDF's, the bookmark, and an original, 8.5 x 11, fully inked drawing of the character of your choice (Switch or otherwise) by the inestimable CAM SMITH! Perhaps you know that Cam is one of the most in demand inkers in comics but did you know he's also a brilliant illustrator in his own right? Now, you have a rare opportunity to acquire an original drawing by Cam himself!

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    GUEST ARTIST #16! You will receive BOTH regular and variant cover editions of The Switch graphic novel, all three PDF's, the bookmark, and an original, 8.5 x 11, fully inked drawing of the character of your choice (Switch or otherwise) by PETER KRAUSE himself! Known for his extensive work for Marvel, DC, and BOOM!, Peter will soon be known for drawing you whatever you want!

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    SURPRISE ORIGINAL ART REWARD! You will receive BOTH regular and variant cover editions of The Switch graphic novel, all three PDF's, the bookmark AAAAND the original page of JUSTICE LEAGUE ARTWORK (pictured at left) by the brilliant and powerful DOUG MAHNKE and our very own meek and challenged Keith. Ka-POW!!

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    You will receive BOTH regular and variant cover editions of The Switch graphic novel, all three PDF's, the bookmark, and the original page of SMALLVILLE art (seen down and to the left) featurning Batman and Superman by the team of JAMAL IGLE and MARC DEERING. That's an awful lot of awesome for one reward!

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    GUEST ARTIST #3! You will receive BOTH regular and variant cover editions of The Switch graphic novel, all three PDF's, the bookmark, and an original, 8.5 x 11, fully inked drawing of the character of your choice (Switch or otherwise) by the amazing PASQUAL FERRY, beloved for his work with Marvel and DC Comics.

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    GUEST ARTIST #5! Pasqual Ferry's sketch reward was snatched up in a heartbeat but don't cry! We just tagged in LEONARD KIRK, beloved the world over for his work on Supergirl and JSA for DC, Fantastic Four for Marvel and many, many others. So you will receive BOTH regular and variant cover editions of The Switch graphic novel, all three PDF's, the bookmark, and an original, 8.5 x 11, fully inked drawing of the character of your choice (Switch or otherwise) LEONARD. I wish I could bid on this one myself, he's THE MAN!

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    GUEST ARTIST #6! As quickly as his name went up, the Leonard Kirk sketch reward was claimed. But try not to fret because it's PAT OLIFFE'S turn to come on down! You will receive BOTH regular and variant cover editions of The Switch graphic novel, all three PDF's, the bookmark, and an original, 8.5 x 11, fully inked drawing of the character of your choice (Switch or otherwise) by Mr. Oliffe!. How do you not get a Spider-Man by Pat?! It's a crime not to.

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    GUEST ARTIST #6.5! KHOI PHAM, come on down! You will receive BOTH regular and variant cover editions of The Switch graphic novel, all three PDF's, the bookmark, and an original, 8.5 x 11, fully inked drawing of the character of your choice (Switch or otherwise) by the incredible KHOI PHAM, a hero to children everywhere for his extensive work with Marvel Comics.

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