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Lazerman's adventures continue! He has proven himself a hero...but is Lazerman ready to take on an army of the undead?

"It's been 2 weeks since the incident at the Statue of Liberty...and with Lazerman out of action, people have begun to wonder if the incident was a hoax. Now, Lazerman is ready to re-appear to the public...just as New York finds itself under attack by a legion of Zombies! Is Lazerman rested enough to handle a horde of the undead? And what dark force is manipulating this cadaverous cadre of cantankerous corpses?? The Night of the Necrolord...has begun!"

What is Lazerman?

Lazerman is an all-ages comic about a comicbook geek who accidentally ends up with real superpowers. Last November, we sucessfully kickstarted "Lazerman: This Man, This Lazer" which collected the first four issues of the series (Volume 1).  With this campaign, we intend to produce Volume 2, "Night of the Necrolord" , which will collect issues 5-7 of the series, picking right up where volume 1 left off. This trade paperback will be 100 pages, and will also include behind the scenes material, and several Lazerman bonus stories...short comics never before in print!

The Standard Cover for "Lazerman: Night of the Necrolord"
The Standard Cover for "Lazerman: Night of the Necrolord"

Like our first collection, NOTN is it's own, self contained story arc, following Lazerman's continuing adventures. Also, like it's predecessor, The story is all-ages appropriate...meaning for perhaps the first time anywhere, you can share the excitement of a zombie apocalypse with your kids (this may be the only family-friendly zombie story out there..seriously.) 

Ethan Van Sciver Variant cover
Ethan Van Sciver Variant cover

This story is one of our favorites. With Lazerman's back story and character introductions out of the way, we are able to dive right into the good stuff,,,in fact, in alot of ways, we feel like NOTN is almost a better introduction to Lazerman than volume 1 was.

The Limited edition Variant Cover, by Fernando "The Fern" Martin
The Limited edition Variant Cover, by Fernando "The Fern" Martin

So if you contributed to our last campaign, and enjoyed Volume 1 of Lazerman, please support volume 2 to continue Lazeman's adventures! If you haven't, please consider this a great jumping on point. Several of our rewards include the first tradepaperback, to get you caught up!

Billy Tucci ORIGINAL Artwork Reward...
Billy Tucci ORIGINAL Artwork Reward...
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FUNDED! Stretch Goal #1....

If we Reach $5000, EVERY backer with a shippable reward over $50 Will recieve a 3.75 scale LAZERMAN FIGURE!!!

Artist mock-up for the Lazerman figure
Artist mock-up for the Lazerman figure

Details on the figure will be released through project updates...but it will be a non-posable, 3.75 scale figure (the same size as the Marvel Universe figures, Star Wars figures, ect.) 

(note: This figure is NOT the "Shocker Toys/ GBJR Toys" figure that was in development. It is a completely scratch built figure, based on a 3D model, 3D printed, produced by HBComics)

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We are looking for funds to produce a full, high-quality offset print run of Lazerman: Volume 2: Night of the Necrolord.

As with any small press, self publishing venture...coming up with capital up front is always a problem. Between running thew business, paying it's bills, and keeping all our distribution channels open enough that people can actually GET the books we make...it makes it very difficult to finance a print run, when so much of the cost is up front.

With our previous kickstarter, we learned alot....we had never been through the process of printing through offset, or at such a large scale. We now understand the process, and what is needed, and expected of us. We've even found a printing partner that can produce a lower quantity, and still keep the price reasonable.

And even more importantly, the material for the majority of the trade paperback is already finished! Issues 5, 6, and 7 are completed, and sitting on our hard drive...the only work that remains is finalizing the covers and some of the bonus material. The main obstacle for us is coming up with the funds upfront to go into production. With your help, we can smash through that barrier...and get Lazerman's continuing adventures into your hands.

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    "Lazerman: Night of the Necrolord Digital Copy!" You recieve a PDF of the finished Trade Paperback, containing Lazerman issues 5-7, all the behind the scenes extras, pinups, and more!

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    "Lazerman: Night of the Necrolord Trade Paperback!" You get your own copy of the finished book! This collection includes issues 5-7, all the behind the scenes extras, pinups, and more..signed and remarked by the creators!

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    Lazerman: Night of the Necrolord ETHAN VAN SCIVER variant!" You get your own copy of the finished book, with a limited edition variant cover by Ethan Van Sciver (Batman: The Dark Knight, Green Lantern) Only 150 of these will be printed!! This collection contains issues 5-7, all the behind the scenes extras, pinups, and more..signed and remarked by the creators!

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    "Lazerman Volume 1 and 2 SET reward!" You get not only the NIGHT OF THE NECROLORD trade paperback, but the original THIS MAN, THIS LAZER Trade paperback as well...that's both Volume 1 AND 2, with ALL the extras!

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    "Lazerman Vol 1 and Vol 2 VARIANT set Reward!" You get both the Fernando variant cover (limited to 150) of Lazerman Vol 2, AND your choice of variants from the Vol 1 kickstarter! Choose from the "Billy Tucci" variant, the "Mario Gully" variant, or the "Chris Giarrusso" variant!

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    "Original Art Reward!" Own an ORIGINAL PAGE used in the creation of an actual Lazerman issue! We will carefully select a page prominently featuring Lazerman for you....own a piece of Lazerman History!

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    "The TRIFECTA Reward!" You get ALL THREE variants of the trade paperback: The "Standard", the limited Fernando Martin variant, and the limited Ethan Van Sciver variant covers!

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    "Retailer incentive reward!" Available to comic sellers and resellers...You get 5 copies of any Lazerman Trade Paperbacks you choose, to sell in your store! Choose from either "Night of the Necrolord" covers, or even mix and match with volume 1!!

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    "Your ad HERE Reward!" Have a comic you are promoting? Have a business? OR want to drum up traffic for your website? $100 gets you a full page, full color ad in the next issue of Lazerman! Don't HAVE an ad for your business? We will MAKE one for you...This reward INCLUDES ad design services (if you need them)

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    "Shi / Lazerman ORIGINAL pinup art by Billy Tucci!" Own the hand penciled, original piece used in creating the "Shi/Lazerman" crossover pinup, by the Eisner award nominated creator of "Shi" himself, Billy Tucci! One of a kind!

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    "Draw YOUR comic reward!" For this reward, Chris, the artist of Lazerman, will complete art for up to FOUR pages of YOUR comic!! This includes full pencils, inks, AND color...and even lettering! Provide Chris with a script (or work with him to develop one) and he will create a competed, finished, ready to produce comic!

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