The books have arrived!
Our shipment of books has finally arrived, so we'll begin to fulfill Kickstarter rewards immediately. Over the course of the next week to 10 days, we hope to have everything... Read more
While we're waiting for the books to arrive any day now, I wanted to report that we've decided to print a full color bookmark, which was originally slated for the... Read more
Update from our printer
I just received news that our books have shipped from the printer and will be here in approximately 5 weeks. We'll begin fulfilling rewards just as soon as they arrive.... Read more
Billy the Kid successfully funded!
Thanks to everyone who participated and made this book happen. This is the 3rd project we've successfully created on Kickstarter.
It's a true testament to Rick's fans that we're... Read more
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 this project.
There are still lots of great rewards left. You can get yourself drawn into the book for only $300 or get a... 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 at the $20 and above level before the end of today to be eligible for one of four pieces of Rick Geary original art.
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
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... Read more
Back this project 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
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 Kickstarter... 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
We're now a Kickstarter staff pick!
I've just been informed the our Billy the Kid project is now a Kickstarter Staff Pick!
Update and a couple of new rewards...
I'd just like to thank everyone who has participated to help put this book on the road to becoming a reality. I'd also like to mention that I've added a... Read more