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A graphic novel blending supernatural action with the true life of  Harriet Tubman
A graphic novel blending supernatural action with the true life of  Harriet Tubman
A graphic novel blending supernatural action with the true life of Harriet Tubman
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 Harriet Tubman : Demon Slayer  is graphic novel based on the true life of the freedom fighter with genre liberties that mirror Abraham Lincoln : Vampire Hunter.

Log Line : When slave owners can't stop the formidable ninja warrior Harriet Tubman, they call on the help of Vampires, Werewolves, Witches, & Demons to stop her. Harriet Tubman must lead a family of slaves to freedom while battling an army of darkness.

Think :  Django Unchained + Buffy The Vampire Slayer  + Mad Max : Fury Road

THE TEAM!

Writer / Creator

Writer / Creator David Crownson
Writer / Creator David Crownson
 

Born and raised in the exotic town of Frenchtown , New Jersey. David Crownson is the Creator / Writer of Harriet Tubman : Demon Slayer. Also, he  is an actor & filmmaker developing the upcoming web series Black Irish for YouTube Red. He begins production on the horror indie  Break in Spring 2017.

The illustrators

  Courtland Ellis is one of the many the illustrators working on  Harriet Tubman Demon Slayer!  Currently , Courtland is working as a freelance concept and character designer, as well as being a pre-production and motion graphic artist at Aspire Ventures. Courtland earned his degree at Hussian School of Art . He has worked as a production and concept artist for Second Fiction Gaming studio and general graphic artist for Food & Wine Magazine.

http://cle2.daportfolio.com

Cover of issue #1! Art by Courtland Ellis
Cover of issue #1! Art by Courtland Ellis

 

Art by Courtland Ellis
Art by Courtland Ellis

 

Art by Courtland Ellis
Art by Courtland Ellis

 

Joey Vazquez is a 23 year -old gifted artist from Iowa, working for Marvel Comics! http://joeyvazquez.deviantart.com/

Art  by Joey Vazquez
Art by Joey Vazquez

 

Art by Joey Vazquez
Art by Joey Vazquez

 

Art by Joey Vazquez
Art by Joey Vazquez

 

N Steven Harris  is veteran illustrator who has worked both for Marvel & DC Comics.In addition to creating and illustrating (Brotherhood of) The Fringe, and co-creating, the 2 time Glyph Award winning book, for Best Female Character, Ajala: A Series of Adventures, along with Robert Garrett, N. Steven Harris has had a career spanning over 20 years in the comic book industry. His highlights include DC Comic’s Aztek: The Ultimate Man, a character which he co-created along with Grant Morrison and Mark Millar, Batman: Officer Down, (DC Comics), X-Force 101, Deadpool Annual ‘98(Marvel Entertainment), and a comic book called The Crush (Motown, Image Comics). In 2011 Mr. Harris collaborated with the late L.A. Banks, best-selling novelist of “The Vampire Huntress Legends” series, on a comic book adaptation published by Dynamite Entertainment. He also illustrated a Jimi Hendrix motion comic called Mojo Man released through iTunes. Mr. Harris has worked on the Voltron comic, based on the 80’s cartoon, also published by Dynamite Entertainment and the 2 time Eisner Nominated and 4 time Glyph Award Winning Watson and Holmes issue #6, published by New Paradigm Studios. His current project is SOLARMAN from Scout Comics, a remake of the late 80’s and early 90’s Marvel Comics character, which getting some interest as a TV series. He also teaches young people through arts organizations, and does storyboards for advertising agencies like Ogilvy & Mather and Berlin Cameron, on products like Samsung, and Glaceau Vitamin Water. He also has participated in gallery shows showcasing comic book art in New York, Philadelphia, Georgia, Chicago, California, and Japan  http://nstevenworks.com/2005/

Art by N Steven Harris
Art by N Steven Harris

 

Art by N Steven Harris
Art by N Steven Harris

 

Art by N Steven Harris
Art by N Steven Harris

 John Broglia is a New York based cartoonist who's love for comics dates back to his early childhood. He attended the School of Visual Arts in Manhattan where he studied animation. Early on in his career he worked on several creator owned projects such as Billy Tucci's Zombie Sama and Image Comics' God Complex with Michael Avon Oeming. He has also supplied art for anthology series such as Atomic Robo: Real Science Adventures and the FUBAR books. John has also been a part of several successful Kickstart campaigns. His most prominent one with writer Michael Sarrao on Unmasked volume 1 which will be seeing a volume 2 in 2017. John is currently working on a handful of new projects including a reboot of Zombie Sama with writer/creator Billy Tucci and other creator owned projects.

Art by John Broglia
Art by John Broglia

 

Art by John Broglia
Art by John Broglia

 

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Getting the word out to the masses to support this project! We have publishers interested in distributing this project, but want to see the first issue! Comic books cost money to make! We will use the powers of social media to get the word out!

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