May the Fourth will be with me!
Hey, Book Three backers. I finally got a notification from the delivery folks. It looks like Multiplex: The Revenge (Book Three)is scheduled to arrive at my place on May... Read more
This is what the book looks like!
A handful of advanced copies of Book Three are in!
The good:The interiors look terrific. The paper stock is a bit thinner and lighter than previous... Read more
Printers and sketches and things
This sketch of Kim Pine (from the Scott Pilgrim comics) was for Matthew Curfman. Hey, Matthew!
Also: The Multiplexparody posters went off to the printer today (namely PrintSafari), and... Read more
The Usual Suspects parody poster (possibly final?)
I'm going to sit on this for a couple of days before calling it finished and sending it off to the printer, but I think this is done…
Here are... Read more
Multiplex: The Revenge final cover
(Unless I change something at the last minute.) If you see a typo, let me know. :)
Anyway, Book Three is on track to go to the printer TODAY. The next... Read more
IMPORTANT! Please make sure your name appears correctly here:
The names on the Acknowledgments pages are mostly a text dump from the BackerKit survey, but there are some stylistic adjustments (no all caps, sorry) and things like that.
PLEASE... Read more
Multiplex Movie Review: It Follows (2014)
I took a quick break from proofreading Book Three. I think I may have accidentally done one that a backer didn't request…? Oops.
Anyway, after Book Three is all set... Read more
One year later…
Hello again. One year ago, Multiplex: The Revenge was successfully funded on Kickstarter. Thank you again for your confidence and support with this book!
I'm back, sadly, with another frustrating... Read more
(Short) Delay of Game…
Between the Denver Comic Con trip, preparing for moving to Somerville, the impending move itself, and a very large and very deadline-driven freelance project, I've had to pause work Multiplex:... Read more
Multiplex #290 1/2: Reading is FUNdamental
Continuing from Multiplex #290: The Good Book, Jason reads Anna Karenina.
Work in progress background/panel.
I like the aesthetic contortions you have to go through in order to avoid linear perspective in a background while still communicating depth.
(Slight) delay of game…
As you should be aware, I'm wrapping up grad school right now. Due to Punk's very expensive medical issues* and a last-minute change of graduation plans, wherein I have to complete... Read more
Now entering the quiet time…
If you didn't see, there was a Multiplex Movie Review for Michael Bay's The Islandposted to the Deleted Scenes blog. (It didn't go up here since it was for... Read more
Funding received! Fill out your BackerKit surveys! Tell me what you look like!
Huzzah! Kickstarter has officially transferred the funds to me.
What this means right now is… well, not a whole lot. I've already started buying a few materials (testing out a... Read more
Jason and Spidey sketches have been given away.
Random.org has determined that the winners of the Jason and Spider-Man sketch giveaways are Vicki and Neal/Jessica, both Kickstarter starter backers. I've notified them and will send the sketches off... Read more
Books One and Two eBooks have been sent!
I've e-mailed Dropbox links to all of the backers who should be getting the Chapter 1–10 (Book One and Two) eBooks. If you haven't received them, PLEASE check your spam... Read more
Thank you!!! I was really worried for a couple of weeks, if you didn't notice. But you came through for me, and I am absolutely overwhelmed by your support for... Read more
Sorry, sorry, sorry: Confusion about the $45 and $55 level packs
I realized I put up some contradictory posts about these three reward levels. I was fielding a lot of questions from a lot of people and got my wires crossed,... Read more
AND WE'RE FUNDED!
Thanks to 399 backers (and counting?), Multiplex: The Revenge is now funded!
Since, as I explained on July 27th, when things were looking far less good, by meeting the funding... Read more
NEW REWARD LEVEL — The Story So Far Pack — Artist's Edition
By request, I've added a reward level with Multiplex: There and Back Again (Book Two) and Multiplex: The Revenge (Book Three) with sketches. It's at $55, and it's called the... Read more
Multiplex Movie Review: The Rock
The next Milestone Goal is for reaching $22,000 before MIDNIGHT TONIGHT (Wednesday, July 29). It will be for two strips: one for Bad Boys and another for Bad Boys II.... Read more
NEW REWARD LEVEL — $180 Original Art Pack
Sorry for yet another update, but I've added a new reward level to hopefully help get us closer to the funding goal!
The ORIGINAL ART PACK includes a page of... Read more
We're past $20,000!!! (Also: I'll strip for you for less money.)
With just over 72 hours remaining, there is less than $4,000 to go! The last 48 hours are always pretty active, so things are looking pretty good. But if you can... Read more
Multiplex Movie Review MILESTONE GOALS
Posting that short PDF of Multiplex Movie Reviews here yesterday got me thinking…
We are in the last few days of the Multiplex: The RevengeKickstarter project! Thanks to a... Read more
Multiplex Movie Reviews (PDF)
This eight page PDF has all of the Multiplex Movie Reviews created for the Multiplex: There and Back AgainKickstarter backers. The movies were chosen by backers at the "Movie... Read more
New $40 Reward level: Book Three plus all of the eBooks — and a note about the $45 levels
By request, there is a new $40 reward level, tucked between the *Basic Sponsor Pack* (with Book Three) and the *Story So Far Pack* (with Books Two and Three and... Read more
Multiplex: The Revenge gets sweeter — here's Chapter 11 for free (and let's add Chapter 16 into the mix, too)
Hey, gang. With four days and 30% of the funding goal remaining, things are not looking good. I know a lot of you have sensed that, and I'm incredibly grateful... Read more
A handful of backers (or prospective backers, or a little of both) think I was burying the lede with the "Extra Pack." Apparently appearing in the book is less cool... Read more
Previously in Multiplex…
I try to make each of the books friendly for new readers — or readers who haven't read these older strips in a while.
Because of that, Multiplex: There and... Read more
Let's make that FOUR parody posters, not three.
I was updating my portfolio website today, rummaging through a lot of illustrations I'd forgotten about doing, and I found this old parody poster design:
Appropriately enough, I had forgotten... Read more
I found more copies of Book One!
Just a quick note that I found a few more copies of Multiplex: Enjoy Your Showhiding in a Book Two case (from Denver Comic Con, earlier this year, I... Read more