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
TB2 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 ;)
TB2 79% funded! Original art in the 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
Huge final giveaway for TB2!
Pledge to TB2 and you could win a production pack of original creator designs, sketches, scripts and a Ruxby plush! More goodies to be announced and added in these last... Read more
TB2 now 58% funded! Read all of Chapter 1 FREE!
To thank you for getting us past 50%, the preview pack now includes ALL of chapter 1 of the book. Hope you enjoy!
TB2: 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!!
TB2 Daily sketch winner! 62 Thunderclapped!
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
Torsobear 2 now 33% funded! 2k left to get! And Thunderclap at 39%.
Hey previous TB backers,
Lessons learned and loving forward, we're making strides towards a get table goal!
33% funded as of now - http://bit.ly/TB2ASUGN
And our thunderclap is over a... Read more
New Torsobear campaign is live! Book is £15, goal is £3000!
We're back, with a lower goal and prices too!
If you won a sketch on the previous campaign, it still stands!
Let's get the word out there that the... Read more
Torsobear 2 not funded - but will be back. Sketch winners keep em!!
Not funded this round, but we will be back with a new take on the campaign in a few days.
If you won a daily sketch, it's still... Read more
Torsobear 2 - The Build-a-Bear Monster is made. Free book if you refer 5 friends!
Back from MCM and to the final vote on our fun contest!
Here's the character you peeps made for the book - and there has not been anything... Read more
FREE volume 2 - refer 5 friends! MCM this weekend!
Hi TB fans, that's right if 5 of your friends mention you when they pledge to the new campaign, you get the new book free when it's finished!
I'm also... Read more
Torsobear 2: 'We care about creators' video on Youtube!
Just a short video I made about our pride in looking after our collaborators. Please watch and share if you like :)
Enjoy looking at a crazy... Read more
Torsobear Volume 2 Kickstarter is now live!
If you want more Fluffy Noir yarns that are bigger, darker and weirder, here's the new Kickstarter - https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/bretturen/torsobear-volume-2-all-stitched-up
Enjoy the art and share with your friends, we need... Read more
Torsobear 2 Kickstarter - coming this weekend for FCBD
Free Comic Book Day is going to be extra special this year - Volume 2 of Torsobear 'All Stitched Up' will launch on Kickstarter this Saturday!!
More stories, writers and... Read more
Torsobear books back from the printer!
YEAH!!! Torsobear GNs are here!! Now to get them to you all poste haste :))))))
Torsobear digital copies and collections have been sent.
After a few hiccups, the book is out there. Digital backers, I've sent you all an email with download links to the book in PDF/CBR format, and more links to... Read more
Torsobear is complete!!
After sorting out our artist issues, the last story flew together, and now...
TORSOBEAR IS COMPLETE!!
The print books are ordered and should be with me in a... Read more
To avoid further delay, we have switched artists.
Hey my friends,
We've had to switch artists on the last Torsobear story so we can avoid any further delays completing the last story for the book.
The awesome Mr... Read more
Production update: Our best wishes to Philippines artist Joel - aftermath of Typhoon Rammasun
We're beavering away hard here at TB central, with completed art coming through, we're about 75%-80% complete on the art front, with lettering being done on pages as... Read more
Final daily sketch and Ehmm Theory winners!
Hi friends and backers,
Apologies for the wait there, making huge progress putting together the last story for the book, 'We All Fall Down...', with certain backers drawn in as... Read more
Thank you all!! 107% Funded!!
It's been such a huge experience for us, from all of the Torsobear team, thank you all for the support and belief!
We're off to munch some much-deserved snack foods,... Read more
ONLY 24 HOURS LEFT! £210 more to get new Lego-nati story 'Blockheads'
Hey friends, we're at the final hurdle! We're funded, but so close to getting Jon Scriven's short 'Blockheads' into the book.
It's a yarn about Toyburg's Downtown area, always with... Read more
Daily sketch winner 30/06/14! Last chance to win a sketch!
Garry Mack, you win the second Joel Cotejar piece.
This is your last chance to win a sketch, a lively Ruxby on the chase, pop gun in hand.
Drawn by... Read more
48 hours left! Original Torsobear art giveaway!
Hey furry friends!
ONLY HOURS LEFT TO GO!
Let's hit some stretch goals together, and do this i'm offering INKED ART from the ORIGINAL TORSOBEAR STORY! That's right, my first... Read more
Daily sketch winner 29/06/14! 70 hours left to hit stretch goals!
Oli Cornwall, you win yesterday's 'Stop and Search' sketch!
Pledge today for a chance to nab this second amazing Joel Cotejar piece. I love how Hazbrow is getting deafened by... Read more
100% reached!! One more painted page won!! Proxy comic unlocked!
YEAH! We are funded! Andrew Sanford, you win this lovely Saoirse Towler page!
Stick with us as we try to reach some stretch goals, new rewards to be announced!... Read more
Daily sketch winner 28/06/14. Three days to go!!
Matthew Brewer, you win the Joel Cotejar sketch from yesterday - Enjoy it, i'm a little of you jealous of you right now, it's beautiful piece ;)
As for today's,... Read more
Daily Sketch Winner 27/06/14. Four days to go! new Joel Cotejar sketch.
Tobes Cochrane, you win the Uhwerk sketch! Four days left to pledge and win art
Today you can win one of Joel Cotejar's fabulous inked drawing. This guy is such... Read more
Daily sketch winner 26/06/14 & 75% with 5 days left!
James Blessing, you got yourself the coloured Ruxby piece from yesterday.
Now, for new backers i've tried something a little different. Today's sketch is robot magnate Uhrwerk from Janos' Honkonen's... Read more
75% funded! Read Moontown for free!
Wow, 3/4 there!! For your amazing support, read Moontown for free right here!
Daily sketch winner 25/06/14
Heather L Sheppard, you won the Kieran Sketch!
Now, you back us for a shot at getting our first daily sketch in colour -
Stay classy, Kickstarter page here- https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/bretturen/torsobear-yarns-from-toyburg... Read more
5% increments win hand-painted panels, full pages at 75% & 100%!
Hey friends, backers that take us over 5% increments (like 70%) will now get Saoirse's painted panels for 'The big wind up', like this beaut -
At the special... Read more
Daily sketch winner 22/06/14 & 100 backers!
The winner of yesterday's Starknight piece is Ruth Attwood. Next up for grabs is another Kieran drawing, this time featuring a mysterious character known only as 'Parker'.
We've passed the... Read more
Reading of Torsobear 'Clean Heart, Dirty Paws' on YouTube
To thank you for your amazing support of this campaign, we put together a reading by Patrick Cline (voice of Ruxby on KS video) of the first Torsobear... Read more
Daily sketch winner 22/06/14 & Signed Action Lab comics giveaway!
Kevin Mulhern has won the original poster inks from yesterday!
New backers can grab this cool Starknight sketch by our artist/writer Kieran Squires - check it out
From... Read more
Daily sketch winner 22/06/14 & New Rewards for Final Week!
This is our final week, so make sure you and your friends don't miss out on all the fun!!
Laura Cooke walks away with yesterday's Ruxby sketch. For newcomers, they... Read more
Daily sketch winner 21/06/14
Thomasina Watts-Robinson, you are the winner of yesterday's Ruxby/Hazbrow sketch!
Here's the art piece for today, new backers can win this along with their selected rewards.
We're also 18 backers... Read more
Daily sketch winner 21/06/14 & Snake Oil Podcast
Christoffer Elo, you get yourself Matt Rooke's very cool Ben sketch.
And for today's backers, a little snapshot of Ruxby and Hazbrow investigating the scene of a crime...
Also, my... Read more
Daily sketch winner 20/06/14
Martin Bergesen, you won the Officer Nelly piece, thanks for supporting us!
For the next lucky backer we select for today, here's a lovely bit of ink showing Grainne McEntee's... Read more
Daily sketch winner 19/06/14
Mr Richard Boulter, you have won the Mytell postcard!
And for new backers, you could win this next sketch by me of Officer Nelly, rollin' fast down Toyburg's streets in... Read more
Daily sketch winner 18/06/14
Today, Tom Fowler won this little beauty from Jon Scrivens -
New pledges can win this naughty little drawing from Kieran Squires -
More fun art to be had, just... Read more
New reward, double the fun!!
With a new week come new ways you can grab Torsobear.
I you wanted another copy of the print book for a friend or relative, you can now do just... Read more
Unlock free digital comic 'Moontown' at 75% funded!
You've already unlocked '2nd Amendment', read it here - https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B3MCJmkHjmTRNTlQNWozQVRGT0U/edit?usp=sharing
The next mini comic will unlock when we reach 75% funding.
'Moontown' has been gestating for a while, and this... Read more
Daily sketch winners 17/06/14
Chris Girling won the first Saoirse sketch -
and today Michael James Musumeci won my Mytell sketch.
Tell others they can pledge today for the chance to win more... Read more
We now accept Paypal!
Please only use Paypal to pledge if you cannot do so via Kickstarter!
Click here for the Torsobear Paypal option
Please note that your PayPal pledges will not be automatically... Read more
Winner of the Daily Sketch #1!
The winner of the daily sketch from yesterday's Torsobear backers is Mike Garley! You get 'Hazbrow's Playtime Flashback'! New pledges today get a chance to win a sketch from me... Read more
50% funded and a lucky backer gets some original art! Now a daily sketch for one new backer a day.
As milestones go, 50% is a big one. Thank you to all our backers for such amazing support.
At this one, 75% and 100%, the backers that take us over... Read more
Limited prints for backer referrals. Even non-backers get a reward!
We'd like to extend to you an offer we made our current backers.
From now on, if you back our campaign and refer a friend who then also pledges(messaging... Read more
Nearly 50% funded! Free digital comics at campaign milestones!
Nearly a week ago, we launched this campaign. Now we're at 49%. That's amazing.
To make it more amazing, you'll get PDF/CBR comics the moment we pass 50%,... Read more
First Torsobear plushies finished
Goblin Co Op have just finished the first Ruxby plushie, only 20 will be made so tell your friends to get in on the action! Check him out, aww, that... Read more