We’ve had some questions and comments on shipping now that the Backerkit surveys have gone out. Hopefully we can clear up any concerns with this update.
Please note that the... Read more
Surveys On the Way!
It’s that time! Backerkit surveys have officially been sent out! Let’s take a look at some notable features you may have questions about.
First, it is paramount that you fill... Read more
Since we announced that your BackerKit surveys would be coming early this week, you might be wondering where they are. Well, we’re here to tell you!
Our fulfillment team is... Read more
All of us, especially Jim Starlin, are forever grateful for your support of this campaign. Obviously, Dreadstar is a project near and dear to Jim, and all of us who... Read more
Just a Few Hours Left!
When the clock strikes midnight, it’s all over! With more than 600 backers and more than 400% of our initial funding goal raised, we are ecstatic with the enthusiasm for... Read more
Last Day, 100K!
Today marks the last day of our Dreadstar campaign! It’s all over at 11:59 p.m. Eastern, so if you’ve been waiting to pledge, or to increase your pledge with additional... Read more
The $100,000 Question
Our campaign ends at midnight Thursday, so we have just a little over 24 hours to go! One stretch goal remains: the $100,000 barrier, which will unlock Jim Starlinhand-signed... Read more
Dreadstar utilized a number of logos in its various incarnations, including the logo that appears on all three volumes of the Dreadstar Omnibus. How did we choose which logo... Read more
Jim Starlin has made his legendary mark as both a writer and an artist. But more than any other term, “creator” describes Jim, who has sired some of the most... Read more
And Then There Were Two!
We’re into the last two full days of the campaign, as our midnight Thursday deadline approaches. First, thank you all so much for your support! We never lose sight of... Read more
As our campaign winds down, let’s take one more look at the amazing covers we’ve gathered for our Legacy Editions, reprinting the landmark Dreadstar #1, a full 32... Read more
Bad to the Bone
Every hero needs a great villain. Batman has the Joker. Spider-Man has the Green Goblin. And Vanth Dreadstar has Lord High Papal, a classic Jim Starlinvillain... Read more
Show Some Spine!
When we decided that the Dreadstar saga would need to be divided into three volumes, we wanted to make sure there was a sense of cohesion to the trilogy. Our... Read more
The first copies of the Dreadstar Omnibus Volume 1have arrived at our offices from the printer, and we couldn’t be happier! You got a brief glimpse of the beautiful... Read more
The Editor Speaks!
Much of the original Dreadstar material was edited by the late Archie Goodwin, a great friend to Jim Starlin and one of the best comics editors (and writers!) to... Read more
By now, hopefully everyone has had a chance to bask in the grandeur that is Avengers: Endgame, which has of course already moved into the number two slot for... Read more
Thanos vs. Dreadstar: Tale of the Tape
Now, for something a little different. Out of all of Jim Starlin’s comic children, the Mad Titan Thanos and the Cold Man Vanth Dreadstarare at the top of the... Read more
Things Are Heating Up!
With just one week left in the campaign, we are approaching the $100K stretch goal!
Once unlocked, every backer who pledged for a physical copy of the Dreadstar Omnibus Volume... Read more
Jim Starlin: On Remastering
What really makes Jim Starlin’s Dreadstar Omnibus Collection the definitive Dreadstaredition is the attention to remastering the original pages and additional content. Here to shed some insight on the... Read more
Dreadstar Fits You to a T!
Good morning, backers! The team at Ominous Press has put together these awesome Dreadstar T-shirts, featuring new Jim Starlin art!
We’ve received some questions and comments about the availability of... Read more
Black and White Legacy
Good evening! As promised, we have added yet another Dreadstar #1 Legacy Variant!
For a pledge of just $10, you can take home this wonderful variant cover by Jim Starlin... Read more
A Message from Jim Starlin
As we may have mentioned a few times, Jim Starlin visited the Sleeping Giant headquarters this weekend for Free Comic Book Day. While Jim was with us, we managed... Read more
FCBD, or Free Comic Book Dreadstar
Our friends at Sleeping Giant had a hugely successful Free Comic Book Day signing with Dreadstar creator Jim Starlin this past Saturday, with plenty of Dreadstar goodness! A special Legacy... Read more
Thanks to your amazing support, we have blasted through the $85,000 stretch goal, meaning every physical backer will get a print featuring the new artwork Jim Starlincreated for the... Read more
Dreadstar in Epic Illustrated
Before the events of the classic Dreadstar series from Marvel’s Epic imprint, a Dreadstar tale was told in fondly-remembered magazine Epic Illustrated #15.
This 24-page story serves as the... Read more
Preview: Dreadstar Graphic Novel
Following the events of The Price, Marvel’s Dreadstar Graphic Novel continues Metamorphosis Odyssey in glorious full color.
The Dreadstar Graphic Novel shows us a Vanth Dreadstarwho is now... Read more
Pay the Price!
Included in Jim Starlin’s Dreadstar Omnibus 1 is the second epic journey into the Metamorphosis Odyssey saga, The Price.
First published by Eclipse Comics, The Price follows Szygy Darklock... Read more
Good morning, comic comrades! Tomorrow is Free Comic Book Day! Here’s a gentle reminder of the upcoming events hosted by our friends at Sleeping Giant.
Jim Starlin will be signing... Read more
Under the (Dreadstar) Covers
The classic Dreadstar series had some truly epic covers. Jim Starlin’scosmic flare, dynamic poses, and legendary character work are a team-up of talent that left a lasting impact for... Read more
Included in Jim Starlin’s Dreadstar Omnibus Volume 1 are the first eight issues of the classic Dreadstarseries, originally released by Marvel’s Epic imprint. Let’s take a look at issue... Read more
The Metamorphosis Odyssey
Jim Starlin’s Dreadstar Omnibus Volume 1 collects over 500 pages of classic Vanth Dreadstar goodness including, of course, Metamorphosis Odyssey.
Metamorphosis Odysseyis a story told in several parts, following... Read more
The Future Is Now
Good morning, cosmic comrades! Today, we’ve prepared something a little different for you.
Our friends at Future Cyborghave put together a stellar campaign to help fund the third season... Read more
The Whole Dreadstar Universe
Ominous Press is proud to be releasing the definitive collection of the legendary Dreadstarseries. Naturally, we wanted to put together rewards that not only lived up to the legacy... Read more
After Endgame: Media Roundup
With worldwide box office sales toppling over $1 billion in its first week, the success of Avengers: Endgame is unprecedented! Fans everywhere are rejoicing at the critically-acclaimed conclusion to the... Read more
The Joe Staton Variant
So far, six world renowned artists have contributed their talents to the Dreadstar #1 Legacy Edition variants. Let’s take a look at the work of Joe Staton.
Inkpot, Harvey, and... Read more
A Call to Action!
Good morning, cosmic comrades! This morning, we’d like to thank our amazing community of backers. Thanks so much for all of your support, and for your activity across this campaign.... Read more
The Bart Sears Variant
Bart Sears is a dual threat. Not only is he an acclaimed comics artist and writer, he’s also a world-renowned art educator. His column of How To Draw tutorials published... Read more
Dreadstar Omnibus Collection: The Covers
Some time ago, Jim Starlin’s drawing hand was injured in an accident. It seemed at the time that Jim’s drawing days were over, and that the last drawing he would... Read more
Batman: The Cult
Jim Starlin has had a prolific career, to say the least. His work has crossed genres, publishers, and through some of the most recognized characters in comic books with some... Read more
The Andy Smith Variant
Hello, backers! We hope you’re all enjoying the weekend! This morning, let’s take a closer look at the Dreadstar #1 Legacy Edition Andy Smith Variant!
This gorgeous cover featuring... Read more
Endgame is Upon Us!
As you may have heard, Avengers: Endgamehas officially been released, and people are going wild! So wild, in fact, that Thursday night box office sales topped a record-breaking $60... Read more
Highlight: The Art Print Set
Good morning! Let’s take a look at the Jim Starlin Creations Art Print Set.
This eight print set features some of Jim Starlin’smost famous creations, including Thanos, Mongul, Dreadstar,... Read more
The Art of George Perez
Good morning, everyone! A new variant has been added to the campaign!
For a pledge of $25, this gorgeous Dreadstar #1 Legacy Edition variant by legendary artist George Perezcan... Read more
Cooking Up Bookplates
Good evening, backers! How about a look at the bookplate design?
The design is not yet finalized, but features the one and only Aknaton as painted by Jim Starlin. If... Read more
Jim Starlin: Endgame
We have some updated news to share in regards to the Avengers: Endgame screening special event!
You can join Jim Starlinat the North Park Theatre in Buffalo, NY at... Read more
The Jim Starlin Collection
As some of you know, this is not our first wonderful project to be launched with Jim Starlin. Last year, Ominous Press partnered with Jim for The Jim Starlin Collection... Read more
You Asked For It…
The best part of any campaign is the fandom. All of our backers have been gracious enough to send us far over our funding goal, and very forthcoming with what... Read more
A Cosmic Collection
Good evening, cosmic comrades! Let’s take a closer look at our first of the $225 limited reward tiers, this one featuring Cosmic Odyssey.
This tier offers a little something for... Read more
Dreadstar Omnibus Volume 1 Bonus Features
Good morning, backers! As you may have gleaned from our video, each Dreadstaromnibus volume contains its own set of bonus features. Today, let’s take a quick look at the... Read more
In Observance of Easter
Good morning, everyone. We will be taking somewhat of a break from our normal update schedule today in observance of the holiday.
For those of you celebrating, we wish you... Read more
Jim Starlin and Free Comic Book Day
For those of you local to the Buffalo, NY area, or those of you who love to travel, we have some most excellent news!
Jim Starlinwill be joining the... Read more
The Weekend Rundown
It’s Saturday! While you enjoy your restful weekend plans, let’s take a closer look at some of our rewards.
The 1:6 Scale Dreadstar Statue: Sculptor Paul Hardinghas some expertise... Read more
The Latest in Legacy
The Chris Burnham Dreadstar #1 Legacy Variant cover has arrived!
This beautiful image rounds out the Dreadstar #1 Legacy Variantcollection and can be claimed solo for a pledge of... Read more
Dreadstar Gallery and Other Assorted Affairs
Good morning, Starlinites!
As some of you may have noticed, the campaign has yet again grown in size. We’ve added a fair amount of new content for your viewing pleasure.... Read more
The Captains Marvel
Plowing through stretch goals almost before we can announce what they are is a rare but good problem to have.
As you can see by our dazzling graphic, we’ve added... Read more
Reach for the Starlins!
Good morning from Byfrexia! This morning, let’s dive in a bit closer to some of the rewards being offered on the Jim Starlin’s Dreadstar campaign.
You’ll notice that a few... Read more
Our Campaign: Remastered
We have been busy listening to your comments, emails, and direct messages. We’re thrilled to have such a vibrant community, and we are taking your words to heart.
Let’s talk... Read more
What a Day!
We’re all ecstatic with what we accomplished together in the first 24 hours of the Dreadstar campaign! In the first 24 hours of the campaign, we blew past our funding... Read more
Funded in 12 Hours!
Amazing! We are so thankful for the tremendous response to Jim Starlin’s Dreadstar Omnibus! We reached our initial finding goal in less than 12 hours, and we are powering onward!... Read more