1 day left!
Today is your last chance to pledge and receive a copy of Rick Geary's latest book, The True Death of Billy the Kid on Kickstarter.
Less than 3 days to go
A little less than 3 days remain and we're very close to the stretch goal of $9,000. Rick has completed the art for the stretch goal full color bookmark...and it's... Read more
We've added a stretch goal
We're not far from the $9,000 mark, so we've added a stretch goal to include a full color bookmark with every book purchase if we hit that goal.
There is... Read more
4 days remain
Only four more days to back 'The True Death of Billy the Kid by Rick Geary'.
There are still lots of great rewards left. You can get yourself drawn into... Read more
Rick interviewed at The Beat
Thanks to Pádraig Ó Méalóid and The Beat for this terrific interview on comicsbeat.com.
You can read it here:
Only one more week left, but you can also order... Read more
A new interview with Rick
A new interview with Rick is coming on Monday. He'll talk about his Kickstarter projects and many other things, including the upcoming Louise Brooks detective book from NBM. I'll post... Read more
A new friend at comic con.
It was a great thrill when Guillermo Del Toro came by the table at comic con. Rick was excited at the chance to meet him. The Billy the Kid Kickstarter... Read more
Be sure to make your pledge to the Billy the Kid book at the $20 and above level before the end of today to be eligible for one of four... Read more
One final drawing.
Rick has sent me one final drawing of Butch Cassidy to give another lucky backer the opportunity to win a piece of his original art. With only 150 backers at... Read more
Last drawing today.
Pledge at $20 or above and become eligible to win this original art. Previous backers are also eligible.
2nd drawing giveaway.
Here's the next drawing you'll be eligible for if you pledge at the $20 or above level. All pledges before the end of Comic-Con on Sunday evening are eligible including... Read more
Pat Garrett drawing
Ricks first drawing available for a random backer. Pledge at $20 or above and you can win this or one of other soon to be posted drawings by Rick. Submit... Read more
Comic Con giveaways!
While Rick is at Comic Con, we'll be offering all of our backers a chance to win original drawings from Rick. Anyone who pledges at the $20 or above level... Read more
Billy the Kid original art
Thanks to everyone who has pledged and become eligible for the original art drawing. There are approximately 130 of you whose names will go into the hat. We'll announce the... Read more
Back 'Billy the Kid' and get an original art page
Pledge at the $20 or above level to this project before the start of business tomorrow (9 am CST) and one random backer will be chosen to receive a page... Read more
New level added
We've added the original art for the book plate as a new level to give one person the opportunity to own the original black and white, inked art. For $175,... Read more
Free bonus for the next buyer!
The next backer to purchase 'The True Death of Billy the Kid' book at the $20 level will receive a free upgrade to the deluxe edition. This means that you... Read more
Follow Rick on Facebook
Follow the progress on 'The True Death of Billy the Kid' and Rick's other projects on Facebook.
Here's a link to that page:
Comic Book Legal Defense fund party at Comic-Con
We've been invited to be one of the featured projects at the CBLDF's Comic-Con Welcome Party on Thursday, July 24 at Comic-Con in San Diego. This party is sponsored by... Read more
A revision to the rewards level and bookplate preview!
Just a short update to let everyone know that I've added a picture of the pencil art for the bookplate to the project page. I'll include it here also.
In... Read more
Billy the Kid is funded!
Thanks to everyone who made this happen.
As a point of interest here's a link to an interview with Rick that appeared on yesterday's Comic's Journal. It's a terrific piece... Read more
Now a Kickstarter Staff Pick!
I've just been informed the our Billy the Kid project is now a Kickstarter Staff Pick!
Billy the Kid
I'd just like to thank everyone who has participated to help put the Billy the Kid book on the road to becoming a reality. I'd also like to mention that... Read more
Rick's newest book project has launched.
I wanted to announce to all who backed Rick's Obama book, that his next graphic novel, The True Death of Billy the Kid, has launched. There's something for... Read more
Books have arrived!
Great news. We've received the shipment of books today and we're packaging them for delivery to everyone who has supported this project. Look out for your copy coming your way.
We expect the books shortly.
I just want to let everyone know that we are expected shipment from the printer in the next 7-10 days and will immediately begin shipping your rewards to you.
Keep... Read more
Only 3 days remain!
We only have a few days left and approximately $3000 until we reach our goal to get this book funded. Please pass the word along to your friends... Read more
More free art!
We've added three new pieces of art that will be awarded to random backers on completion of this project. These editorial illustrations will be shipped to the winners when all... Read more
Original art give away!
We are giving away a page of original art to one random backer once this project is funded. It is a one page story originally published in Rosebud. Take a... Read more
New reward levels
We've added 3 new rewards for this campaign...two donation levels of $5 and $10 dollars, each of which will give you a chance to walk away with free books. There... Read more
We'd just like to send a thank you to everyone who has supported this project and let you know that we've added an additional reward level that includes two of... Read more