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A great message board community is setting out to do a 100 page trade paper back comicbook anthology. Update: page count is now 133!!

11 o'clock comics is an insanely popular podcast hosted by Vince, David, Chris and Jason. Out of their wonderful show has sprung a message board community filled with amazing fans, but also amazing writers, artists and designers.

EVEN THOUGH WE ARE FUNDED, PLEASE PLEDGE!! WE WANT TO PRINT AS MANY COPIES AS WE CAN

THANK YOU SO MUCH

The total page count is now 133!!!

Myself and several members of the message board have set out to put together an anthology to celebrate the show and each other.  We have many a wealth of talent in this community(some having professional backgrounds, some do not) and what started as an idea has become a reality. A comicbook anthology to showcase each other is our goal, but we need some help with printing costs.

We already have over 40 pages of finished stories and I have seen many other stories in the works, that will be completed shortly. The total should reach about 100 pages of Black and white comics goodness. Truly you can expect a little of every genre in here, as I have been lucky to talk to most of the contributors and have been the first to see the stories coming in. Here's a glimpse into just a few stories.

By Jon O

By Timothy O'briant

By Darren Goodhart

By Joey Cruz/Stve Thompson
By Dave
By Lawerence Rosales and Bryan Boles
We have many other contributions coming in including a special piece by amazing indie artist JEFFERY BROWN!! All money raised will go to printing books for us to hand out, send to reviewers or donate to charity at conventions. The books will be sold for just above cost and all contributors are not expecting any profit from the book sales. This kickstarter will help us print more books, so bid on an incentive you like. The more you buy the more books we get to print(plus you get one for yourself). Even if we make our goal, the more we earn the more we print and the more we get to share our comics. To express the caring and generosity of our community for each book printed(at about $5-6 each to print) $1 will go to Extreme Recess- a Chicago based charity that helps kids with disabilities participate in outdoor activities visit http://dreamsforkids.org/programs/extreme-recess/

The book will debut at Summit city comic con in Fort wayne IN on 6-18-11 and all copies may be picked up there. Otherwise, When we are funded we will contact with to arrange shipping fee (estimated by the USPS to be $3-4 domestic)

For more info on how the idea started please visit:

http://bullpenbulletinspodcast.com/forum/index.php?topic=11072.0

Even if you can not help, please join our wonderful forum and see exactly why I am being so cheesy in this descrption.

-parents please review before letting kids read the book-

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    This won't get you anything physical, but will get you a big fat thank you in the book. Karma is a big thing around our message boards and you'll get tons of the good stuff for this

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    Gets you the book and all that I said in level 1, plus extra Karma. Don't forget if you can't pick up at Summit city con, I will conact you about shipping once we are funded.

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    You get the book, your name in the thank you section plus an Anti-hero t-shirt featuring Galactus!! I will also email you all 10 anti-hero songs. With such hits as "gamma-ray explosion" and "the prophecy of Tom Riddle" you will be in nerd-heaven. check out www.anti-hero.bandcamp.com to see the shirt and hear some music. (M-XL shirts) Don't forget if you can't pick up at Summit city con, I will conact you about shipping once we are funded.

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    You get the book, your name in the thank you section and a randomly selected artist from the book will pencil and ink a 3x5 one character sketch of your choice!!! Choose anyone! We have artist you can draw man-thing to swamp-thing and every-thing in between!!!! Don't forget if you can't pick up at Summit city con, I will conact you about shipping once we are funded.

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    You get the book, the thank you and an exclusive, never to be reprinted 11x17 COLOR print by Darren Goodhart!!(see his work to the left) Don't forget if you can't pick up at Summit city con, I will conact you about shipping once we are funded.

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    Special final weekend addition!! You get the book, tshirt, songs, sketch and the quickly sold out print by Darren Goodhart!! Remember I will contact you about payment for shipping when the books come in.

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    You get the book, the thank you and I will make a one of a kind rap song about you!!! With the assistance of producer extrordinaire Bobby J, I will take a short sentence describing you , make a song and email you the track. check out www.ffwafilms.com to see our stuff ---Warning: we will probably make jokes about you :) Don't forget if you can't pick up at Summit city con, I will contact you about shipping once we are funded. here's a better link http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_profilepage&v=gZt1jMevRjM

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    You get the Book, thank you, 3x5 sketch and an original page from the book. Not a reprint. THE ACTUAL PAGE! Most artist are working in 11x17 or 11x14 format so you will get a great piece of origianl art. Pages will be decided at random (Check out Bryan Boles to your left for an example!) Don't forget if you can't pick up at Summit city con, I will conact you about shipping once we are funded

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    You get the book, thank you, 3x5 sketch and I will write a one page story about you with Art by series contributor Harry Moyer. You will get the physical page!!! Talk about a collectors item. Check out www.harrymoyer.blogspot.com to see his work. You will not be let down ----Warning- again prepare for jokes :)

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