Award winning short horror film FREE for the first time & KLAY Kickstarter's FINAL HOURS
Just 24 hours left to back KLAY,my superhero/multiverse/crime noir comic with illustrator Jason Strutz. As with "The Time of Reflection," we're rewarding backers as well as your... Read more
A Bonus for backers of The Time of Reflection AND the Klay 7-day Kickstarter
Some of you might remember a filmsy, obviously-printed-at-home bonus reward in your packages, a foldout "mini-chapbook" of my very short story "A Wizard of Mapquest" with cover and interior illustrations by... Read more
[TOR] Firefly/Serenity Fan Song Stretch Reward, and a new Comic "Quickstarter!"
New 7-Day "Quickstarter:" KLAY
A superhero sidekick with elastic/morphing powers crosses multiple realities to solve his own murder. By Lex Wilson and Jason Strutz.
or (you know the drill) http://kickalex.com... Read more
[TOR] Portuguese Editions, Bonus Videos, and LCS results
Wrapping up some odds and ends...
Portuguese Language Editions
I'll be printing the Portuguese language editions next month. Turns out there will be even fewer of these printed than there... Read more
[TOR] Heroescon, free science fiction comic, etc
By now almost all of you should have received at least something from me. Still waiting on a few additional items and then it's nothing but fun stuff (additional stretch... Read more
[TOR] The Books Are Back!
I just got back from Hollywood to find a big box from Silvio!
Yes, the Limited Editions are here, which means reward shipments can resume. Obviously transit time (especially from... Read more
[TOR] The Books in Brazil
The corrected printing of the Limited Editions turned out great, and they landed safely in Brazil last week.
Moving forward, Silvio will soon be finished autographing the hundreds of things... Read more
[TOR] The Limited Editions WILL be late.
Alas, I discovered a printing error on the Limited Editions this morning, and it is highly unlikely we'll be able to reprint them and get them to Brazil and back... Read more
[TOR] Checking In and The Last Christmas of Mrs Claus
December rewards are either in your hands or on their way, which keeps us on deadline for everything... except the YouTube thank-yous.
I'd like to delay those thank-yous to allow... Read more
[TOR] First booklets going out tomorrow
So it's a few days later than I'd hoped, but the booklets, micro-chapbooks, and minicomics are printed and in my hands, the envelopes addressed and stuffed, and everything's signed that's... Read more
[TOR] NC Kickstarter Panel/Presentation and Launch Party (and please complete those surveys!)
The last few days have been quite busy (and I've been hand-coloring those Schwarzenegger minicomics with any free time I've had), and the next week is going to be even... Read more
[TOR] Surveys today!
Just some FYIs:
There are limitations to the survey systemwhere the one-size-fits-all approach doesn't always work. A few of you have contacted me privately with some or all of... Read more
[TOR] Surveys next week, not this week
Internet isn't as reliable as I expected it/needed it to be this week, so I'll be asking for your shipping information and everything else next week instead of this week. ... Read more
[TOR] The Locksmith & The Kung Fu Star
Just a quick note to let y'all know about two other Kickstarters that Silvio dB is currently involved with:
A graphic novel illustrated by Silvio!
The Kung... Read more
[TOR] Thank you all! The plan from here, and Box Brown photos
Thank you all!
I'm overwhelmed by all the amazing support and interest in our little story! We did it!
Broadly, the plan:
This week:I just purchased my first ISBN... Read more
[TOR] One last non-stretch reward...
Less than 4 hours left for The Time of Reflection on Kickstarter!
The final backer reward, just added:
Outlaw Territory 2
This western anthology from Image Comics (2008) contains "The Whores in... Read more
[TOR] $5K Goal Met. New Reward at $5.5K. Eight hours to go!
We've passed the $5,000 stretch goal on The Time of Reflection Kickstarter!
Which means you've unlocked a SEVENTH stretch reward:
- I'll reveal to you all my secrets about finding... Read more
[TOR] Last chance to adjust your pledge amounts!
Just over 24 hours left, and the $5K stretch goal is well within our reach!
So I thought I'd quickly go over the "extras" you can add to your existing... Read more
[TOR] And the crowd-chosen song commision will be...
Votes have been tallied! Thank you all for participating! I will compose and record a song for you all about...
The complete rankings, in order:
- Lando Calrissian
- The... Read more
[TOR] The Man in the Cellar DVD
I starred in this short film. It won "Best Horror" at the 2012 Cape Fear Film Festival.
Add $10 to any pledge to get the DVD(also available... Read more
[TOR] A Wizard of Mapquest - the free microchapbook
First, off, I spoke too soon about Monday night's episode of Revolutionon NBC. I had a chance to watch episode 5 ("Soul Train") myself, and you can at least... Read more
[TOR] One Week Left (new stretch reward + photos from NBC's Revolution)
We're about to hit $4,500, which will be 1,000% of the initial funding goal!
A new stretch goal for illustrators:
Assuming we reach $4.5K, then any current or aspiring... Read more
[TOR] Last Call for Nominations + a MOTION COMIC?!
I only have a few nominations so far, and I'd like to give everyone a few more options for the vote next week. Please tell me your favorite... Read more
[TOR] Nominate and Vote for your Next Stretch Reward/Freebie (ACTION REQUESTED)
Waiting on some final quotes and confirmations before posting the future, higher tier Time of Reflection stretch rewards, so in the meantime...
For a new $4,000 stretch reward--which we should... Read more
[TOR] Retailer Incentives
Thank you all! Two weeks left and we're 800% funded!
(Please forward this to your local comic shop or other independent retail bookseller, or--better yet--talk to your LCSabout... Read more
[TOR] You all continue to surprise and amaze me!
There will be a Portuguese language edition of The Time of Reflection.
Because within an hour of my last update, backer Carlos Simões increased his pledge high enough to make... Read more
[TOR] T-Shirts, New Stretch Reward, and Amazing Press!
The Time of Reflection has hit $3K! Thank you so much! This means I'll be reading "The Time of Reflection" to you all story-book style on YouTube. You know what ... Read more
[TOR] Songs and Song Commissions
I've had some questions about songs and song commissions (a limited number of backer rewards available at $120 and $250) and I don't want to make the main page even... Read more
[TOR] Why Aren't We Finished Here?
So the obvious question, after reaching our initial funding goal in the first 8 hours and then 500% funding in the first five daysthanks to you all being so... Read more
[TOR] Exclusive Cookies from Golden Age Bakery + New Stretch Reward
Hello Early Backers! Thanks so much for the successful launch of this Kickstarter. The cutoff point for the bonus minicomic has arrived, so everyone who backs for the remainder of... Read more
[TOR] What If You Throw A Party And Nobody Comes?
I don't know the answer.
Because thanks to you all for showing up and being amazing, The Time of Reflection reached full funding in under eight hours!
I'm overwhelmed by... Read more