NEW ZIMMERMAN JAM
Hey folks. Here's a little essay I whipped up to explain my project in the new Broken Frontier anthology currently on Kickstarter, by my old pal Tyler Chin-Tanner and my... Read more
The Killing Jar is on COMIXOLOGY!
It's finally happened...
The Killing Jar TPB by yours truly is up in its entirety for only $5.99 on ComiXology! http://www.comixology.com/The-Killing-Jar/comics-series/10137
Just finished my newest TPB collection. Even got Russ Brown from The Killing Jar back into the fold! Come check it out, and thanks for supporting my indie comics! Also,... Read more
THE PEOPLE HAVE SPOKEN!
Up early because this is the first day of the inaugural Rose City Comic-Con and I have booth 10. COME SAY HI!
I've been receiving... Read more
The responses I've been getting have been amazing. Thanks, folks. You've made every single second worth it.
I CAN'T FEEL MY HANDS!
So, they're sent. Every single one of them. No helpers. No friends. No family. I packed 'em, addressed 'em, sent 'em out. And it was... Read more
WATCH THE MAIL!
I hope you enjoy your rewards. The books look fantastic. We went through 4 proofs until we had it where it needed it to be, and Campa Graphics in... Read more
TKJ at ETSY
At long last, The Killing Jar is available online through ETSY...as is my collection, Other Worlds. Missed your shot at a piece of original art? Want another copy to send... Read more
So, More Proofy Wonder!
Well. Hello. Hope this finds you well. Thought you might like to know that I went through the proof and returned it with 12 replacement pages... Read more
AND WE'RE OFF!
The files were delivered to the press yesterday! I hope to get the proof back by the end of the week. There's a chance I'll have my books in... Read more
THE NAME GAME
Who Are You?
Hello people of the world!
We want to get The Killing Jar files to press NEXT week!
If you haven't yet replied to the survey - notably... Read more
232 Does NOT Equal 132!
Two hundred thirty two.
Sorry about that.
232 plus 9 pages of color tip-ins equals The Killing Jar TPB.
BUSINESS...reply to the survey and send me your NAME so I can make sure you're attributed correctly in the THANKS section. I want to get this thing to... Read more
Scene Of The Crime...
So, this is a coincidence. I mean, it TRULY is. Traveling to Colorado for business and old friends driving me down to Saguache less than a... Read more
A DAY EARLY...
...But Thanks To You, Not A Dollar Short!
So I'm off to Colorado tomorrow for a business weekend, but I wanted to let you know that I've picked a press... Read more
Kids, In The Olden Days, We Shot On FILM...
We're wrapping things up and it's been a hell of a ride. Can't thank you guys enough and it looks like... Read more
RUSS BROWN AVAILABLE FOR COMMISSIONS!
HIRE THE MAN!
Russ Brown, artist extraordinaire on The Killing Jar, is now taking commissions and will discuss sequential work. Hire him! I did, and here we are.
Through email: ... Read more
We hit the $6000 goal. Now you get some colorful, 35mm photography by yours truly to help ease the way into each and every chapter of the TPB. I'll... Read more
THE WAY IT WAS
(And The Way It Was Meant To Be)
Hello. Back on track in The Killing Jar central. Thanks for the well-wishes.
I was eating at a local P-town restaurant and... Read more
And The World Keeps Right On Turning.
Those of you who know me personally know that my wife and I lost an incredibly important member of our extended family last... Read more
Yesterday I realized a dream. I accomplished something astounding. I found myself at the end of the road, victorious, complete. That's right, I got a 34 kill-streak in Halo... Read more
All the interior pages are finished and the last 18 originals are on their way to me from Idaho. Congratulations to Russ Brown...he's been working on The Killing Jar... Read more
When I received the update that we cracked $5000, it was cool. When Dreadnaught and Martin not only jumped us past the goal but sent nice messages, it was... Read more
THINGS ARE GOING TO MOVE VERY QUICKLY NOW...
...So Let's GO!!!
Issue #8 - 38 pages long - has never before seen print. The first 9 pages are up on Facebook NOW. If you're going for an original... Read more
Quotes And Files
Tomorrow is my regularly scheduled update, but I had to jump on and tell you that some local quotes came back and we COULD do color tip-ins... Read more
Sometimes Your Day Starts Off With A Bang...
As mine did. My cat jumped on top of my bookcase and smashed my framed painted piece of Batman: Birth of a... Read more
I LOVE YOU 98% OF THE TIME
Pop-Pop Gets A Treat?
Why hello. Happy Tuesday. Some references to Sonic Youth and Arrested Development above. Leave it to me to find any excuse for an Arrested Development quote,... Read more
LET'S GET READY TO RUMBLE!
So we're at 89%. THANK YOU. Keep spreading the word. I have some fun things coming once we hit 100%.
First, I've updated the FB page with... Read more
How's It Happen?
So, we're at 84%. Incredibly exciting. Please keep spreading the word...I'd love to get to 100% in the next week and I'm already designing free bonus TKJ... Read more
LOTS TO SHOW AND TELL
The Killing Jar Kickstarter V1.1
KICKSTARTER: Hope this finds you well. I feel like I'm learning a ton from this Kickstarter experience, and that extends to the main page itself.... Read more
Lots to report this week, but first and foremost...Tuesday update! Two double-page spreads back to back. INSANITY. https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10150720083459564.415462.240475994563&type=1
Comic Booked did a review of The Killing Jar and... Read more
Actually, not so much of a math wizard, but Kickstarter's helpful dashboard tells me we hit 40%. Pretty cool. Crossing the fingers they keep coming. But YOU have... Read more
Keeping Your Head Above Water.
It's a little spooky, this Kickstarter stuff...but that was a great first week. Thanks again. Tell your friends, tell your enemies, etc. You will LOVE... Read more
I hope you are all gearing up for a good weekend. Two things to share...
First, an interview about this very project and Kickstarter campaign with Comicosity!
http://www.comicosity.com/interview-justin-zimmerman-opens-up-the-killing-jar/... Read more
FRIDAY CAN'T COME SOON ENOUGH
Been A Tough Week...
...but I sure can't complain about the way the Kickstarter drive began. Thank you.
As discussed, I'm updating The Killing Jar Facebook site every Tuesday and... Read more
New Day Rising
This is by far my biggest Kickstarter - and it completes a project that I've been working on for half a decade - so I can't tell... Read more