San Diego Comic-Con is Over!
San Diego Comic-Con is over, ending our current convention schedule. We’re looking at others, but for now, it’s time to recover and work on other fronts.
For those of you... Read more
Last call for T-shirts
Our Teespring campaign is only going on for another three days. So I'd like to make one last plea to get your own Inferno Los Angeles T-shirt:
We need... Read more
T-shirts and book signings
Convention season is in full effect, and so is promotion! We’re doing everything we can to raise visibility for the book.
Convention Season Mayhem!
So, WonderCon is upon us. And San Diego Comic-Con is right around the corner, as well as numerous other conventions we plan or hope to attend. So we’re gearing up... Read more
The Mailing Saga Continues
I'm gonna keep this short. Some of you have your book premiums. Most of you don't. Jim's been without internet for a week. We're working on it.
Amazing how dependent... Read more
Coming out next month!
So, that's it. Books are coming out. We're marketing. It's all so overwhelming I have no idea what to say. So let's just break down some dates for you guys.... Read more
We’re going to Seoul!
We're going to Seoul! Well, INFERNO LOS ANGELES is, not myself or Jim. It's done... and off to be printed! We met with Thomas Cho of Trivision last Thursday to... Read more
The long-awaited Comic-Con update
I’ll be heading to San Diego Comic-Con while Jim stays behind in LA to finish things up, and we’ve got two big pieces of news. First, we’re finally going to... Read more
More of a leak than an update, really. We've got an update, a big one, coming out Wednesday morning just before I leave for San Diego Comic-Con. It involves a... Read more
I know that usually is meant as some comic euphemism, but I assure you it really is minor. Apparently Jim's landlord needs to pass inspection and has kicked him out... Read more
Almost ready to print!
Once again it’s time to lift our noses from our work and offer you an update.
We are still on schedule to print by April’s end, we’re still getting everything... Read more
Preparing for final production phase
Hello again. It’s time for an update on INFERNO 2010!
We’re still chugging along, and much, much closer to completion, but it bears repeating just how much work is involved.... Read more
Yes, we’re working!
--and there’s oh so much work to be done! So much that it’s been a while since we did a KS update. Jim and I have got a couple really... Read more
After San Diego
I’m back from San Diego Comic-Con, where my prime purpose was pitching the book, and I have to say it was a success. We made a special handout of selected... Read more
New Year, New Ashcan, New Phase, New Skills
So we’re done with the penciling. The hard work is all behind us. Now Jim is on to inking everything, and I’m learning to put tails on all the balloons... Read more
Ashcan and Application
As I write this, Fedex is transporting our application for a Small Press booth at San Diego Comic-Con, well in time for their October 28th application deadline. Included in the application... Read more
San Diego Comic-Con wrap-up
So another San Diego Comic-Con has come and gone and I’ve come to realize how unmarketing a guy I am. Seriously, I didn’t even make any business cards, and I... Read more
Comicon Progress Report
Yeesh – I just looked at our last update – November 11, 2010! I’ve been posting pretty regular updates on our Facebook group (facebook.com/inferno2010) but it looks like I’ve neglected... Read more
Entering final draft, and premiums info
“What,” you may have been asking yourselves, “the ... er .. underworld... is going on with INFERNO 2010?”
First off, thanks, as always for your support and patience. This is... Read more
It's over! We did it!
All those days of reaching out and advertising our work have finally paid off. We made our goal with some room to spare. Right now we're supervising all the transactions... Read more
Last Call! Campaign ends tonight.
Just a pleasant reminder that our Kickstarter campaign ends tonight. So if you have any friends who've been sitting on the fence, now's the time to get their contributions in... Read more
We made our goal!
I don't know what to say. Really, this started off as a fantasy project a couple years ago but now it's actually happening! And I'm not used to thanking people... Read more
One week, less than $1000 to go
So this is it - down to the last week of our campaign. We have promises froM
a couple of people to take us most of the way, but right... Read more
Coming into our last week - down to the wire
Well, when I was young my dad told me I'd have to work my ass off for everything, and this project is certainly proving him right. With a week left,... Read more
About the illustrator
This is a graphic novel after all, and Jim Wheelock is responsible for all the illustrations. Here's an explanation of how we met and what it's like to work with... Read more
Video - Why Inferno 2010?
A video introduction to the main premise behind the graphic novel and why I decided to write it. Tonight I will post another one about my collaboration with Jim Wheelock,... Read more
Upcoming sneak preview - and a couple more links
One of my favorite scenes in Inferno is when Dante meets Geryon the Manticore (man-eater) at the cliff overlooking the frauds. The despair in this scene is one of the... Read more
Over the hump - with conviction! And some more links
Well, after some post-comicon doldrums, a colleague just rocketed us over the halfway point. So that was a big boost in many ways. This isn't just about the money -... Read more
Comic Con wrap up
Well if you were hoping we would find a publisher who was ready to hand us a nice advance for making this book at the Con, prepare to be disappointed.... Read more
$2500! And comicon update
Well my hope was that we'd hit $2500 by comicon and we just reached that today. So thanks for making this happen! Walking the comicon floor it seems there's two... Read more
$2000 down, gearing up for Comicon
We’ve done pretty well in the first couple of weeks, since our launch, just clearing a third of our goal of $6000. We’ve also gotten a lot of love from... Read more
We made the front page of kickstarter!
Check it out! Don't know how long we'll last out there but we have their notice out of hundreds of projects. And keep spreading the word!
In other news, we... Read more
Between two very generous donors we managed to raise $750 yesterday! So a big thanks is in order. We'll figure out whether they want to be mentioned here, but you'll... Read more
We just cleared $1000!
And we have only begun to campaign!
We also have posted our video on Youtube for easier sharing. You can watch it HERE.
We will have a presence at Comic-Con,... Read more