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The first original graphic novel from Chimera's Comics about a Chicago superhero's journey before and after a catastrophe that changes the world.
The first original graphic novel from Chimera's Comics about a Chicago superhero's journey before and after a catastrophe that changes the world.
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    MAGNIFICENT FRIEND

    Our gratitude, and a downloadable desktop background for your PC or laptop.

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    DIGITAL PACKAGE

    A PDF digital copy of "Magnificent"! PLUS, a desktop background for your computer.

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    HOT OFF THE PRESSES

    1 paperback hard copy of "Magnificent." Plus, a digital copy and desktop background download.

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    TEACHER EDITION 1

    1 copy of "Magnificent" with a complete lesson plan study guide package for educators!

    "Magnificent" has important lessons for teenage readers the we want to share with the world. You can bring "Magnificent" into your classroom with this set.

    Study guide / lesson plan will be a digital PDF download.

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    SIGNATURE SERIES

    1 copy of "Magnificent" with a personalized bookplate autographed by the creators! Plus, a digital copy and desktop background download.

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    DOUBLE OR NOTHING

    Two physical paperback copies of "Magnificent"!

    Do you want to read the book and maybe share it with a friend? Here's your chance - two copies of the book!

    Includes desktop background download and digital PDF copy of the book.

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    SKETCH SERIES

    1 copy of "Magnificent" with a personalized bookplate, featuring the creators' autographs AND an original sketch from both Steven Brown & David Gonzalez. We'll also thank you by name in the book's printed acknowledgements.

    Plus, a digital copy of the book and a desktop background download.

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    COMBO PACK

    A physical paperback copy of "Magnificent" with the signed/sketched bookplate AND a t-shirt!

    This t-shirt design will be EXCLUSIVE to this Kickstarter campaign and will only be produced for backers and the creators.

    Also includes two desktop background downloads, mobile phone background download, PDF digital copy of the book, and a printed thank you in the credits of the book.

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    LITHOGRAPH LEVEL

    A pair of limited edition lithographs by Steven Brown and guest colorist Matt Waite!

    Plus, all the rewards from the previous level. AND, a bonus variant desktop background.

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    15 MINUTES OF FAME

    Steven Brown will draw you into "Magnificent"! Your face will appear in the comic book alongside the major action sequences of the story.

    You'll also receive a copy of "Magnificent" with a personalized, autographed, sketched bookplate; a digital copy of the book; two digital desktop backgrounds; the pair of limited edition lithographs; and your name will appear in the acknowledgements of the book.

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    RETAILER LEVEL - BRONZE AGE

    20 copies of "Magnificent" for resale (a $240 value). You'll also be featured in our web advertising AND get a 1/2 page full color advertisement printed in the book.

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    ONE OF A KIND

    Steven Brown will create a custom sketch of anything you'd like! Any characters, poses, or subject you can imagine he can create. Pencil on bristol board, 8.5" x 11".

    You'll also receive a copy of "Magnificent" with a personalized, autographed, sketched bookplate; a digital copy of the book; two digital desktop backgrounds; the pair of limited edition lithographs; and your name will appear in the acknowledgements of the book.

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    ACTION HERO

    A custom action figure of The Magnificent in his classic costume, handmade by Carmelo Chimera. 6" scale with full articulation in blister card package.

    You'll also receive a copy of "Magnificent" with a personalized, autographed, sketched bookplate; a digital copy of the book; two digital desktop backgrounds; the pair of limited edition lithographs; and your name will appear in the acknowledgements of the book.

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    PARTY ANIMAL

    An invitation to our exclusive prerelease party at Chimera's Comics, and a limited edition "Magnificent" T-Shirt! AND, Steven Brown will draw you a custom sketch of anything you can imagine!

    You'll also receive a copy of "Magnificent" with a personalized, autographed, sketched bookplate; a digital copy of the book; two digital desktop backgrounds; the pair of limited edition lithographs; and your name will appear in the acknowledgements of the book.

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    ONE OF A KIND - TECHNICOLOR

    You'll get a custom sketch of anything you can imagine by Steven Brown, PLUS a separate copy inked and colored by David Gonzalez!

    You'll also receive an invitation to our prerelease party; a "Magnificent" t-shirt; a copy of "Magnificent" with a personalized, autographed, sketched bookplate; a digital copy of the book; two digital desktop backgrounds; the pair of limited edition lithographs; and your name will appear in the acknowledgements of the book.

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    ART COLLECTOR

    1 random page of original artwork from "Magnificent"! Pencil on bristol board, 11" x 17".

    You'll also receive a custom sketch by Steven Brown, with a print colored and inked by David Gonzalez; an invitation to our prerelease party; a "Magnificent" t-shirt; a copy of "Magnificent" with a personalized, autographed, sketched bookplate; a digital copy of the book; two digital desktop backgrounds; the pair of limited edition lithographs; and your name will appear in the acknowledgements of the book.

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    HAVE IT YOUR WAY ART COLLECTOR

    The same package as the ART COLLECTOR, but you get to choose which of the book's 66 pages of original Steven Brown art you'd like! Backers choose their page in the order in which we receive the pledges, so don't wait and get the first pick!

    You'll also receive a custom sketch by Steven Brown, with a print colored and inked by David Gonzalez; an invitation to our prerelease party; a "Magnificent" t-shirt; a copy of "Magnificent" with a personalized, autographed, sketched bookplate; a digital copy of the book; two digital desktop backgrounds; the pair of limited edition lithographs; and your name will appear in the acknowledgements of the book.

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    TEACHER EDITION + CLASS SET with VISIT

    30 copies of "Magnificent" with a complete lesson plan study guide package for educators! The creators will also come visit your classroom to talk about the book and present on any number of related topics!

    "Magnificent" has important lessons for teenage readers the we want to share with the world. You can bring "Magnificent" into your classroom with this set.

    Study guide / lesson plan will be a digital PDF download. For class visit, school must be within a 4 hour drive of Chicago. Otherwise, a Skype presentation can be arranged.

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    RETAILER LEVEL - SILVER AGE

    60 copies of "Magnificent" for resale (a $720 value). You'll also be featured in our web advertising AND get a full page color advertisement in the book!

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    RETAILER LEVEL - GOLDEN AGE

    100 copies of "Magnificent" for resale ($1200 value); You'll also be featured in our web advertising AND get a full page color advertisement in the book. To top it off, the creators will come to do an in-store appearance and signing!

    Must be within a 4-hour drive of Chicago for the in-store appearance.

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    BEST FRIEND FOREVER PACK

    In addition to our undying love, you'll get a pair of original pages that form a giant two-page spread! There are only THREE two-page spreads in the story and each is a climactic action sequence. You'll receive the pair of pages, framed and matted, and delivered to you by Steven and Carmelo when they take you out to dinner. At a good restaurant too, not a chain. Somewhere with steaks. Unless you're a vegetarian. We'll still get steaks though.

    You'll also receive a custom sketch by Steven Brown, with a print colored and inked by David Gonzalez; an invitation to our prerelease party; a "Magnificent" t-shirt; a copy of "Magnificent" with a personalized, autographed, sketched bookplate; a digital copy of the book; two digital desktop backgrounds; the pair of limited edition lithographs; a custom "Magnificent" action figure handmade by Carmelo Chimera; and your name will appear in the acknowledgements of the book.

    For dinner, you must be within a 4 hour drive of Chicago. If you select this option and are unable to have dinner with us, we will do a personalized Skype call instead.

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    IMMORTAL SUPPORTER

    We will name a character in the story after you! We need your help to bring these characters to life! PLUS, a BONUS copy of "Magnificent" so you can show your parents how famous you are.

    You'll also receive a custom sketch by Steven Brown, with a print colored and inked by David Gonzalez; an invitation to our prerelease party; a "Magnificent" t-shirt; a copy of "Magnificent" with a personalized, autographed, sketched bookplate; a digital copy of the book; two digital desktop backgrounds; the pair of limited edition lithographs; and your name will appear in the acknowledgements of the book.

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