Issue 9 will ship soon; SPX is around the corner.
If you backed our first-issue reprint, there's no new news here — but I wanted everyone to hear where things stand...
Most of the indie comics community seems to... Read more
Issue 9 in the works; Issue 1 reprint almost done; fan interview opportunity
Greetings, dear Cartozia backers!
Summer is going by rapidly, but the good news is that we're making steady progress on the reprint of Cartozia Tales #1 and the ninth issue. I'll... Read more
Our reprint Kickstarter (nearly there!) and other updates.
I'm taking a short break from shipping issue #8 this afternoon to send you an update on the ongoing Kickstarter campaign to reprint Cartozia Tales #1 — and to touch... Read more
Kickstart a new edition of Cartozia Tales #1!
This afternoon (just a few minutes ago) I launched a second Cartozia Talesproject on Kickstarter. I'm really excited about it, actually — we have some amazing people lined up... Read more
First-taste sale wraps up; Mike Dawson; Star Trek
Greetings, backers —
We are working hard to get issue #8 ready for the Small Press Expo next month. I've seen some really cool process images, and you can get... Read more
#7 is at HQ; sale continues; Lucy's Baggywrinkles
Three quick points as an update:
1. Cartozia Tales #7 is in the house. I mean, I literally have boxes of it here in my basement. I'd ship them all... Read more
Issue #7 is at the print shop; sale underway for new readers.
I've been doing a lot of writing about Cartozia Talesin the past month, but I wanted to wait until I had concrete news before I posted a Kickstarter update.... Read more
Issue 7 is coming together
If you're a Cartozia Talessubscriber, you may read some of this information twice this morning; I'm updating both our Kickstarter backers and our subscribers. I'm not writing because there's... Read more
Issues #5 and #6 are on the horizon (and at the print shop)!
I know I've been quiet in your inbox, but that's only because I've been pouring my spare moments into production on Cartozia Tales #5 and #6, both of which are... Read more
Issue #4 is on its way; other updates.
I've been putting copies of issue #4 in the mail for about a week now. It's going out gradually because during the summer it's harder for me to... Read more
Share With Me, a little update, and a call for monster drawings...
Greetings, Cartozia backers!
Three quick notes:
1. Our friend Mica Hendricks's campaign for Share With Me is almost over, and the book is definitely funded (including two levels of stretch... Read more
A great kid-and-parent project I'm recommending
Greetings, faithful Cartozia backers!
I've shipped out the third issue of Cartozia Tales, and I'm optimistic about getting the fourth issue to the print shop early in April. (For... Read more
Issue #3 and many rewards have shipped.
I'm happy to say that issue #3 has finally shipped. It has been a hectic couple of days, with eight or nine hefty boxes of goodies getting dropped... Read more
A Real Update Is Forthcoming, but Meanwhile...
I've been getting several queries a week from backers who are wondering how things are going. I know most of you are hoping for news. I wanted to wait until... Read more
It's probably time for me to send you a quick update. We're still bringing the stories together for issue #3 — which means that, as soon as I finish grading... Read more
Thanks, everyone, for your super support!
We made it!
You might already have done your cheering, when we crossed our funding threshold on Monday night in an incredible nearly-$10K surge.
But let me say hurray and... Read more
The SUSPENSE! (And a "stretch goal")
The momentum of contributions and support over the last couple of days has been tremendous! As I write this, we're within $7,000 of our goal, and closing on it quickly. ... Read more
New Pirate-Themed Reward; New Guest Announced
Here we are, approaching the last weekend of the Cartozia Talescampaign! Things are heating up — we're pulling in a substantial number of new readers every day — but... Read more
New Last-Week Rewards (and a brief SPX report)
The Small Press Expo was really pretty amazing. I got to meet several of our contributors (Sam Alden, Tara Abbamondi, Victoria Elliott, Meredith Gran, and even my old online friend... Read more
Kicking things into high gear!
I'm very shortly going to be leaving for the Small Press Expo in Bethesda, where I'll be moderating a conversation with Jeff Smith (author of the quintessential all-ages fantasy comic ... Read more
Who's drawing for Kelly Sue DeConnick?
I'm about to announce another of the contributors or guest stars in a future issue of Cartozia Tales, as if you're not (I hope) already amazed by the gathering... Read more
Backer badges & three upcoming features
I'm stil sitting on some pretty big news, and hoping to have even more to share with you soon — plus, of course, the announcement that issue #2 of Cartozia... Read more
One new reward; other projects to look at...
I'm going to have more news to announce in a day or two, and on Monday I will certainly be holding copies of Cartozia Tales #2, preparing to ship them... Read more
Two Great Guest Stars (and other progress)
I have a couple of pretty big announcements to make, but I'd like to tell you a few other things before I get to the big news.
We're still making... Read more
News, Cover Prints, and Updated Rewards!
I have so much news that I'm going to save some of it for a future update.
First, let me confirm the rumors you may have heard: Cartozia Tales #2... Read more
I have now opened up a couple of digital and digital-plus-physical subscription reward tiers (where backers will receive access to all ten issues in PDF format as they are printed).... Read more
New Rewards, Hints, and a Brief Report from Minneapolis
Thanks again to our wonderful backers (a dozen dozens of you, as of the moment when I'm writing this)—we really seem to have the potential to exceed our goal before... Read more
This Wonderful Momentum / Cartozia #2 Cover Peek
I want to thank the backers for their wonderful early support: more than $6,000 in under a day and a half is just amazing, and it gives me real... Read more