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A Broadway actor’s world crumbles when he’s mugged, beaten up and left for dead. Some would despair, but Rudy has an idea…
A Broadway actor’s world crumbles when he’s mugged, beaten up and left for dead. Some would despair, but Rudy has an idea…
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    GIBSONIAN LEVEL

    Your name in the book & on the website in the thank you section.

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    DIGITAL LEVEL

    DIGITAL LEVEL

    Digital copy of the entire 132 page graphic novel featuring all five arcs, as well as bonus content and artwork.

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    GET SHIRTY LEVEL

    GET SHIRTY LEVEL

    Want to represent THEATRICS in style? Pledge to this level for a badass Rudy t-shirt.

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    -Digital copy of the entire 132 page graphic novel featuring all five arcs, as well as bonus content and artwork.

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    JUST THE BOOK LEVEL

    JUST THE BOOK LEVEL

    Select this level for a single copy of the THEATRICS hardcover graphic novel, delivered straight to your door. (As well as a digital copy of the book to your email.)

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    TORTURED LIFE LEVEL

    TORTURED LIFE LEVEL

    You get:
    -A copy of the THEATRICS hardcover graphic novel
    -A digital copy of the THEATRICS graphic novel.

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    -A physical copy of the graphic novel "TORTURED LIFE", co-written by my buddy Dan Watters.

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    GET MUGGED LIKE RUDY LEVEL

    GET MUGGED LIKE RUDY LEVEL

    Want Rudy to keep you company during your morning coffee? Need some Theatrics in your life for tea-breaks? Or maybe you just want a badass mug to hold your pens and pencils? This is the level for you.

    You get:
    -A mug with Rudy's mug printed on it. (Mugception?) Suitable for drinking all manner of beverages. But not bleach. Never drink bleach.
    -A copy of the THEATRICS hardcover graphic novel.
    -A digital copy of the THEATRICS graphic novel.

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    TWISTED DARK LEVEL

    TWISTED DARK LEVEL

    You get:
    -A copy of the THEATRICS hardcover graphic novel
    -A digital copy of the THEATRICS graphic novel.

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    -A physical copy of a TWISTED DARK volume of your choosing. (You can choose from volumes 1-6 in the post-kickstarter survey.)

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    LOOKING GOOD LEVEL

    LOOKING GOOD LEVEL

    You get:
    -A copy of the THEATRICS hardcover graphic novel
    -A digital copy of the THEATRICS graphic novel.
    -A THEATRICS T-Shirt of the incomparable Rudy Burns.

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    TWICE THE FUN LEVEL

    TWICE THE FUN LEVEL

    One copy not enough? Looking to share the love? Want to read two copies concurrently? (Weirdo). Don't worry! This level is for you!

    You get:
    -TWO copies of the THEATRICS hardcover graphic novel
    -TWO copies of the THEATRICS digital graphic novel.

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    TOTAL PACKAGE LEVEL

    TOTAL PACKAGE LEVEL

    You get:
    -A copy of the THEATRICS hardcover graphic novel
    -A digital copy of the THEATRICS graphic novel.
    -A physical copy of the graphic novel "TORTURED LIFE", co-written by my buddy Dan Watters.
    -A THEATRICS T-Shirt of the incomparable Rudy Burns.

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    WHERE THE HOOD @ LEVEL

    WHERE THE HOOD @ LEVEL

    Like how I used "@" instead of the word "at"? This is because I'm street. If you are also street then this is the level for you. You'll get...

    -A copy of the THEATRICS hardcover graphic novel.
    -A digital copy of the THEATRICS graphic novel.

    AND...

    A zip-front hoody with the THEATRICS logo on it.

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    LOUIGI LEVEL

    LOUIGI LEVEL

    This level is dedicated to Louigi. Who specifically asked for the items in it. But it's not exclusive to him or to any hims. It's for anyone. Anyone ready & willing to experience Theatrics...Louigi style.

    You get:
    -A copy of the THEATRICS hardcover graphic novel
    -A digital copy of the THEATRICS graphic novel.
    -A physical copy of a TWISTED DARK volume of your choosing. (You can choose from volumes 1-6 in the post-kickstarter survey.)
    -A THEATRICS T-Shirt of the incomparable Rudy Burns.

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    SHOP TILL YOU DROP LEVEL

    SHOP TILL YOU DROP LEVEL

    Do you own a comic book store? Are you a buyer? Want to stock Theatrics in your store? THIS is the level for YOU!

    You'll get...

    -5 copies of the THEATRICS hardcover graphic novel.

    Note: You'll be asked to provide store details after backing. This level is only available to comic shops and book shops.

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    LIL RED PEN LEVEL

    LIL RED PEN LEVEL

    A full issue script analysis from me, including a skype session.

    Also includes:

    -A copy of the THEATRICS hardcover graphic novel
    -A digital copy of the THEATRICS graphic novel.

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    BE IMMORTALIZED IN A COMIC LEVEL

    BE IMMORTALIZED IN A COMIC LEVEL

    Want to appear in my next comic? Select this level and YOUR face will be appearing in the next comic I release.

    You also get:
    -A copy of the THEATRICS hardcover graphic novel
    -A digital copy of the THEATRICS graphic novel.

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    PENCIL SKETCH LEVEL

    PENCIL SKETCH LEVEL

    Want Leonardo Gonzalez to draw you a Black & white sketch? Pledge to this level for a picture of whatever you want (within the limits of good taste.)

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    -A digital copy of the THEATRICS graphic novel.

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    KITCHEN SINK LEVEL

    KITCHEN SINK LEVEL

    Want all of the stuff from the "TOTAL PACKAGE LEVEL"...AND your face appearing in the next comic I make? Select this level!

    You get:
    -A copy of the THEATRICS hardcover graphic novel
    -A digital copy of the THEATRICS graphic novel.
    -A physical copy of the graphic novel "TORTURED LIFE", co-written by my buddy Dan Watters.
    -A THEATRICS T-Shirt of the incomparable Rudy Burns.
    -Your face in the next comic I release.

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    INK SKETCH LEVEL

    INK SKETCH LEVEL

    Want more than just a sketch? Ready to take your relationship with Leo to the next level? Pledge to this level for a fully inked commission from Leo, of whatever you want. (Again, within the limits of good taste.)

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    -A copy of the THEATRICS hardcover graphic novel
    -A digital copy of the THEATRICS graphic novel.

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    PAY LEO'S MORTGAGE LEVEL

    PAY LEO'S MORTGAGE LEVEL

    Wan to own a page of original THEATRICS art drawn by Leo? Select this reward to do so. They're all for sale. (Let me know which one you want when you pledge and we'll make sure to reserve it for you - first come first serve basis naturally so you may want to have a couple of options.)

    Also includes:

    -A copy of the THEATRICS hardcover graphic novel
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    MUNCHY LEVEL

    MUNCHY LEVEL

    Want to own a page of original THEATRICS art drawn by Leo? Select this reward to do so. They're all for sale. (Let me know which one you want when you pledge and we'll make sure to reserve it for you - first come first serve basis naturally so you may want to have a couple of options.)

    Also includes:

    -A copy of the THEATRICS hardcover graphic novel
    -A digital copy of the THEATRICS graphic novel.
    -Dinner in London with Neil Gibson! (Including drinks...you'll need them.)

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    BIG RED PEN LEVEL

    BIG RED PEN LEVEL

    A full graphic novel script analysis from me, including up to five skype sessions.

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    -A copy of the THEATRICS hardcover graphic novel
    -A digital copy of the THEATRICS graphic novel.

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    YOUR OWN THEATRICS COMIC LEVEL

    YOUR OWN THEATRICS COMIC LEVEL

    This is the big one!

    You get:
    -A copy of the THEATRICS hardcover graphic novel.
    -A digital copy of the THEATRICS graphic novel.

    And...

    The THEATRICS team will write, draw and color a two page THEATRICS story based around you! You will officially become a character in the THEATRICS Universe. Awesome, right? Well... there's some bad news - you're going 13 rounds with The Count. Good luck!

    You get the original art pages and a digital version of the two page story which I may print in the next edition. Not for the humorless or faint of heart.

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    DIN DINS LEVEL

    DIN DINS LEVEL

    This is the big(ger) one!

    You get to have dinner with Leo & me at a speakeasy in New York, during New York Comicon 2017. We'll look at your scripts, give feedback on your art, and if that's not your thing? We'll just chat.

    We'll even sign your book for you.

    Not only that, but we'll also write, draw and color a two page THEATRICS story based around you! You will officially become a character in the THEATRICS Universe. Awesome, right? Well... there's some bad news - you're going 13 rounds with The Count. Good luck!

    You get the original art pages and a digital version of the two page story which I may print in the next edition. Not for the humorless or faint of heart.

    You also get:
    -A copy of the THEATRICS hardcover graphic novel.
    -A digital copy of the THEATRICS graphic novel.

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