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A brutal criminal, cursed to be a vessel for the dead, relentlessly hunts the man who cursed him. Part one of a four issue series.
A brutal criminal, cursed to be a vessel for the dead, relentlessly hunts the man who cursed him. Part one of a four issue series.
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    The GOOD SAMARITAN:
    Just because you like us and want to support indie comics. You get a PDF of Curse of the Vessel #1, a SHOUT OUT on the COTV Facebook page and your name on the INCENTIVE PAGE in the book, and a groovy special DESKTOP WALLPAPER. You will get exclusive access to to all production updates and behind the scenes hoopla!. You will also get a hardy high five if we ever see you at a con or on the street...so keep a look out!

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    The ENTHUSIAST: You get a PDF of Curse of the Vessel #1, PLUS an additional SPECIAL EDITION PDF copy of issue #1 with page by page notes and commentary by COTV creator Michael Leal, a SHOUT OUT on the COTV Facebook page, your name on the INCENTIVE PAGE in the book, and a groovy special DESKTOP WALLPAPER. You will get exclusive access to all production updates and behind the scenes hoopla!. You will also get a hardy high five if we ever see you at a con or on the street...so keep a look out!

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    The STAND UP GUY:
    You get a PRINT COPY of COTV#1 with the exclusive Kickstarter cover by Comic Pro JOELLE JONES (Helheim, Spell Checkers, Madame Xanadu, etc.), a PDF of COTV #1, Groovy DESKTOP WALLPAPER and your name printed in the CONTRIBUTOR section of the book. (small black copy) Info on all the behind the scenes action, & of course, high fives.

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    The FRIEND OF OURS: You get a PRINT COPY of COTV#1 with the exclusive Kickstarter cover by Comic Pro JOELLE JONES (Helheim, Spell Checkers, Madame Xanadu), a PDF of COTV #1, PLUS an additional SPECIAL EDITION PDF copy of issue #1 with page by page notes and commentary by COTV creator Michael Leal, the Groovy DESKTOP WALLPAPER, your name printed in the CONTRIBUTOR section of the book, (small black copy) Info on all the behind the scenes action and of course, high fives.

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    The CONNECTED GUY: You get a Printed copy of COTV#1 with the exclusive Kickstarter cover by Comic Pro JOELLE JONES shipped to your door, a standard PDF of issue#1 and a Special Edition PDF copy of issue #1 with page by page notes and commentary by COTV creator Michael Leal. Your name printed the Contributor section of the book. (small black copy) A COTV BOOKMARK, A COTV STICKER, Behind the scenes action, high fives.

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    The MADE GUY: You get a Print copy of COTV#1 with the exclusive kickstarter cover by JOELLE JONES, a PDF copy of issue #1, the Special Edition PDF copy of issue #1 with page by page notes and commentary by COTV creator Michael Leal. Digital wallpaper and your name printed in the Contributor section of the book. (small black copy) a COTV Sticker, a Bookmark,PLUS an EXCLUSIVE LIMITED EDITION PINUP PRINT by JIM MCMUNN. (Vic Boone, FUBAR, Devil's Trail, etc.)

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    The MADE MAN: You get a Printed copy of COTV#1 with the exclusive kickstarter cover, a PDF copy of issue #1, a Special Edition PDF copy of issue #1 with page by page notes and commentary by COTV creator Michael Leal. Digital wallpaper, your name printed in the Contributor section of the book. (small black copy) an EXCLUSIVE LIMITED EDITION PINUP PRINT by JIM MCMUNN. (Vic Boone, FUBAR, Devil's Trail, etc.), a sticker and bookmark. BOTH the Print and the Book will be SIGNED by COTV Creator Michael Leal.

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    The FACE MAN: RETAILER INCENTIVE 10 Print Copies of Curse of the Vessel #1 greatly discounted from the cover price. You also get a Shout out on our social media sites and the Store name printed in the Contributor section of the book. (Retailers only)

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    The SOLDIER: You get a (signed) Printed copy of COTV#1 with the exclusive kickstarter cover, a Standard PDF copy of issue #1, Special Edition PDF of issue #1, Digital wallpaper an exclusive limited edition print by Jim McMunn, (Signed by COTV creator Michael Leal), a Sticker and a Bookmark. Plus an EXCLUSIVE LIMTED EDITION PINUP PRINT by Comic Pro MIKE DUBISCH (Signed by COTV creator Michael Leal) AND a small PICTURE representing you in the contributor section of the book!

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    The TWO TIMER: Two (signed) Print Copies of COTV#1 for you and a buddy, Both the Standard and the Special Edition PDFs of COTV#1, the Wallpaper, two signed prints of your choice (signed), Two Bookmarks, Two Stickers and BOTH you and your buddy get a Small Picture of yourselves in the Contributor section of the book.

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    The ORIGINAL GANGSTER: You get everything from the SOLDIER level PLUS you get a PDF of the ORIGINAL CURSE OF THE VESSEL ZERO ISSUE. See where it all began! This is the original version of the COTV origin story that won Small Press Idol 2010 with the most Votes in SPI history.

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    The COLLECTOR: You get everything from the SOLDIER level PLUS you get a PDF of the ORIGINAL CURSE OF THE VESSEL ZERO ISSUE. See where it all began! This is the original version of the COTV origin story that won Small Press Idol 2010 with the most Votes in SPI history AND another AMAZING EXCLUSIVE PINUP PRINT by HUFFY CHIP, singed by COTV Creator Michael Leal.

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    The DEAL: You get EVERYTHING from the ORIGINAL GANGSTER level PLUS a one of a kind COTV SKETCH CARD drawn by COTV artist MIKE WILSON! Each card will have a one of a kind sketch of a Curse of the Vessel character and will be signed and numbered. These are very limited, so get yours before someone beats you to it!

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    The WRITER: You get everything from the COLLECTOR level, PLUS COTV Creator, Michael Leal will consult on a Story idea or SCRIPT of your choice Comics or Film. He'll help you flesh out an idea and/or give you notes on what you already have. He has done this a number of times to help out fellow writers in a jam and would be happy to do it again for you.

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    The COLORIST: You get everything from the COLLECTOR level, PLUS one illustration of your choice digitally colored by COTV Colorist, MICHAEL MCELVEEN, Have a cover or image from a project you are working on that you need to make pop? McElveen is your man!

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    The ARTIST pt2: By popular demand we have added 5 more commissions by Mike Wilson. You get everything from the COLLECTOR level, PLUS one AWESOME single figure COMMISSION by COTV ARTIST, MIKE WILSON. Any character you want from any publisher or maybe one of your own creations. The Original art will be shipped to your home signed by Mr. Wilson.

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    The ART COLLECTOR: You get everything from the COLLECTOR level, PLUS one ORIGINAL PENCILED ART PAGE from COTV Vol. #1 signed by COTV artist Mike Wilson. (our choice)

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    The EGO MANIAC: THIS IS AN AMAZING OPPORTUNITY! You get everything from the COLLECTOR level, PLUS Get yourself or a friend drawn into an issue of COTV as a character! You also get an ORIGINAL ART page that you appear in signed by the artist. (our choice)

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    The BENEFACTOR: You get everything from the EGO MANIAC Reward level PLUS another ORIGINAL ART PAGE (total of 2), 9 MORE COPIES of COTV #1 (total of 10), COMMISSION by MIKE WILSON and you will be given a PUBLISHER CREDIT in the book!

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    The EARLY BIRD: This is for the first 20 backers. You get EVERTHING from the ORIGINAL GANGSTER level for only $25! Pretty Sweet, eh? This is limited to only 20. So what are you waiting for!?

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    The ARTIST: You get everything from the COLLECTOR level, PLUS one AWESOME single figure COMMISSION by COTV ARTIST, MIKE WILSON. Any character you want from any publisher or maybe one of your own creations. The Original art will be shipped to your home signed by Mr. Wilson.

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    The AD MAN- Reach out to comic fans all over the world! You can advertise your Comic, Novel, Bookstore, Comic Shop, Game etc. in both the print version and digital versions of COTV#1. You will get ONE (PG13) HALF PAGE AD on the inside back cover. You will ALSO get a print copy of COTV#1 and the limited edition pinup prints by Jim McMunn, Mike Dubisch, and Huffy Chip all signed by COTV creator Michael Leal.

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