Torsobear 3 - massive day 1. Get new book FREE!
Hi fuzzy friends,
Thanks to any of you that joined us for the final book so far - Day one was our biggest yet with 17% of target hit!!
If... Read more
Torsobear Volume 3, the final chapter launches 1st September!
Hey fluffy Toyburgians!
We're near the end my friends, Ruxby Bear's tale will come to a close this year.
Want to see how it plays out? Pledge to our campaign.... Read more
T-shirts arrived, last reward packs finally sent!
The t-shirts and final packages went out yesterday - so at last the Torsobear #2 KS rewards are all done with!!
Love doing those inside sketches. Hopefully do loads more... Read more
Seasons greetings from Toyburg!
Bear-Ter late than never - merry fluffin' Christmas from Ruxby and family :) - it's been a great year making art with you guys, here's to a great time unwinding,... Read more
Torsobear 2 is at the printers in time for Thoughtbubble!!
It was a huge bunch of work and a massive task over several late nights as the last art pages rolled in...
TORSOBEAR 2 HAS BEEN SENT TO... Read more
Production and staff update - Little Terrors! Kickstarter
Hey Torsobear friends!!
So, hey... how are you? You're looking good - did you change your hair, or change up your wardrobe? I haven't, been chronically glued to my board... Read more
Final grand prize winner & adventures in shuffling :)
Well, it's been a few weeks in Torosbear 2's production and i've got some stories to tell!
Basically, I was delayed in announcing the final winner due to... Read more
Citizens of Toyburg rejoice!! Friends can still pay via Paypal!
We did it friends!!
I'll send you surveys to grab details and tshirt sizes etc. - but also today i'll put your names in Mayor Huggington's oversized top hat and... Read more
One last new reward. Mike Motz draws you in!
Well folks, here's one final reward surprise!
Powerhouse illustrator Mike Motz wants to put you in his and Pete Roger's yarn 'The Law Above'. If one person pledges at the... Read more
Final daily sketch!
It's down to our last day, and there's still one last sketch to grab. Ruxby is ready to stand against Copycat!
Dave Smieszek won the previous sketch.
Let's push one... Read more
30 hours, 170 to go! More final prizes!
170 to go!! Added to the final giveaway are a Torsobear TBPD Tshirt and a painted canvas in the style of this Ruxby print!
We can totally do this guys!
48 hours to go, 250 to get!
Hey folks, we're even closer! With only 250 to get just need 16 backers or all existing pledgers to raise it by 3! How cool is that?
Yesterday's daily sketch... Read more
3 days, 250 to go! Help us bring you Toyburg!
Hey friends of Toyburg!
We're 16 'BOOK' backers from being funded. Can you help us reach out to anyone you know who'd like to become a citizen of The Sweet... Read more
450 to go! Daily sketch winner!
On the final stretch guys!
James Gurd won the Hazbrow daily sketch, and this beaut of Mytell bear is today's prize!
Falcon toy in giveaway, Mike Motz book for new backers!
The ever-gracious Mike Motz has given us 14 'Same is Lame' books for the next 14 backers at 'Book' or above!
Also, the Falcon 'guard' toy from our... Read more
5 days to go, Mike Motz book in giveaway!
82% funded and 5 days left, guys! Remember if you want your book free, refer 5 friends!
Steve Collier won yesterdays daily sketch :)
Mike Motz, the amazing illustrator working... Read more
Now 80% funded - daily sketch winner!
Just 580 to go, or 38 'BOOK' backers. So close!
Steve Collier wins this Ruxby sketch. Your friends can grab one too if they pledge ;)
79% funded! Original art in giveaway!
79% you guys!! We had a massive jump and more to add to the giveaway!! You can also get an entire story of my original art pages, along with the... Read more
Ruxby plush added to final giveaway!!
As promised, we're adding more surprises to our huge end campaign giveaway!
Now you can get this Ruxby plush too! Normally you'd have to pledge for the 300+ package for... Read more
Over 2K!! Daily sketch winner!
Thanks to Michael Pollington we hit over 2K, with only 994 to hit our target!
Brian Goubeaux, you win this commemorative daily sketch :)
Final week creator giveaway!
Hey fellow Toyburgians!!
Bit of a bumper prize for you guys as we enter our final week - and anyone can win it when we get funded!!
Kieran Squires, who... Read more
Build-a-Bear final: Sir Ducktamus!!
Meet Sir Ducktamus (wife named it)! So, you guys made the most ridiculous Build-a-Bear character this round! Fund us and see it in Torsobear Volume 2!
Final Build-a-Bear pick!
So, ya crazy goons, you picked the Prime Legs! I'll draw up your final crazy Torsobear character! Pledge or grab your friends to see it in print!
Daily sketch winner! Backer commissions!
Kirk Spencer wins the Pride sketch from yesterday!
But today I'd like to try something a little different - pledge or upgrade your pledge and I'll draw whatever... Read more
Love wins! Special daily sketch!
Hi my friends, I've drawn a special daily sketch celebrating Marriage Equality and Pride! Even Ruxby and Huggington are friended for this one! Pledge to win :)
6 books away from 2K, daily sketch winner!
Hi guys, it's been another fun week and we're really making it! Another 6 book pledges and we're at two thirds of our target, with just under half the campaign... Read more
Daily sketch winner and Build-a-Bear arms!
Good fun to you, citizens of Toyburg :)
So, first... you guys picked the rubber duck body. This character is going to be very odd indeed! This time, pick some... Read more
You want to be a toy? Here's your shot!
Last time we ran the BE A TOY reward, we had four pledgers that got into the book. Here's a look at one as a Franken doll, the... Read more
60% funded! Daily sketch winner!
Fellow Toyburgians - we are halfway through the campaign and on our way soon to 2/3rds funded! Thank you all so very much for your support!
I'll announce more Build-a-Bear... Read more
Build-a-Bear head & pick a torso!
Hey Toyburgians! Build-a-Bear round two! you picked the Knights head in round one, but what torso will you put with it?
58% funded! Now read all of Chapter 1 for FREE!
To thank you for getting us past 50%, the preview pack now includes ALL of chapter 1 of the book. Hope you enjoy!
Let's play some more 'Build-a-Bear'!
You know how this goes, help me make a character for the book! First step, lets pick a head, message me or comment on this post to choose... Read more
Daily sketch winner! Build-a-bear back tomorrow :)
James Blessing, you won this sweet sketch of Frank Martin's Alvin Twine from Volume 1 :)
And tomorrow we can play a round of build-a-bear and make a character together!
New Daily sketch winner!
Pledges slowed a bit, hence why the late announcement :)
Mike Orvis you win this sweet sketch of Cy Dethan's maniacal mechanical PI, Snaplok, by our own Kieran Squires!
Remember... Read more
New week, new posters!
Upgrade your pledge to include posters or get your friends to pledge this week - we've got sweet new posters from Eddy Norden and Mike Motz!!
New Rewards! Book 1 & 2 for £25! Retailers get both books for £65!
I've been asked a couple of times if backers can get a pack of both books - so that is now available to both readers and retailers!!
Enjoy... Read more
Daily Sketch winner! 62% Thunderclap!
Eero af Heurlin has won this Mytell Bear sketch :)
33% funded! 62% Thunderclap!
Kickstarter here - bit.ly/TB2ASUGN Paypal here - bit.ly/TBpypl Thunderclap - http://bit.ly/TBTHNDR
24% funded! 33% Thunderclap. Daily sketch winner :)
Couple of days in and we're just about a quarter funded! Which is extraordinary!!
And a third way towards our Thuderclap goal too, will you or your friends... Read more
Day One - 18% Funded! Help us Thunderclap!
Thank you so much to all you incredible and loyal Torso-fans!!
All previous pledgers retain their sketch prizes, and the first new daily sketch prize drawn by our own Kieran... Read more