It's been a busy year for CruZader™
As many of you know, I launched CruZader last Easter at the original home of Free Comic Book Day, "Flying Colors Comics" in Concord, Calif.
After that, I got the... Read more
Thank you all again for backing CruZader - Happy Thanksgiving!
A year ago, CruZader funded thanks to you. It's been a fun 12 months of hitting comic book conventions and gaining distribution through Diamond Comics Distributors as well as digital... Read more
A final thank you and a call to action
Thanks again for your support of CruZader! I've been in-over-my-head busy promoting and advertising the book which is soliciting this month via Diamond Comics Distributors for release in September. The... Read more
Big News & Big Wow!
Hi everyone, I'm back with what will probably be one of my last updates. First and foremost: thanks again for your support!
Next: On Monday I got picked up by... Read more
The Books Should Clear U.S. Customs in 2 Weeks
The balance of my books are on a barge from overseas and from what I am told, they should clear customs right around Cinco de Mayo, so celebrate with a... Read more
Hey kids, comics!
The books have arrived ... at least a portion of my order is here. I'll take this first batch to my retailer accounts for signing engagements, as well as the... Read more
3, 2, 1 ... blast off!
Hey true believers, the day I've been working toward all these years has finally arrived. My files are off to the printer and I will have a self-published graphic novel... Read more
Happy Thanksgiving & CruZader in 3 Dimensions
I'm grateful and thankful to all of you for supporting my graphic novel. I wish you all a Happy Turkey Day even if you don't live in the U.S. -... Read more
The campaign is over - funded at 113%
I only have a few things to say:
- Thank you all for the pledges, they came from all over the world (including Dubai)
- I am going to bust... Read more
Stretch Goals, a CruZader action figure, and new backers
We are a whisker away from hitting the $11,000 stretch goal with 4 days to go, so I am confident we will get there and then some. Thanks again for... Read more
Final cover art, colors by Rain Beredo
Hi everyone, I'd like to reveal the final version of the amazing cover art, with colors by Rain Beredo. Rain has worked with Paul Gulacy on GI Joe and is... Read more
The Secret Stash puts The CruZader graphic novel over the top - $10K and still going.
We did it!
For those that don’t know, The Secret Stash in Red Bank, NJ is probably the most famous comic book store in America. It is featured on the... Read more
Other cool projects on Kickstarter
If you get a chance to browse around, here is another cool project called Venezia:
Venegence is sweet!
In 16th century Venice, a deadly female assassin, haunted by the... Read more
What business are we in? We're in the COMIC BOOK business!
Thanks to you all, I can borrow from the great Heisenberg and say that we're in the comic book biz. We're approaching 95% funded with new pledges coming in... Read more
AMC TV's Comic Book Men, Mike & Ming, discuss the CruZader via internet podcast
Dear appreciated backers: I'm still working hard to bring home the bacon and make the goal you all are helping me achieve. I've hooked up with the guys from the... Read more
Interview with KMDT Geek Blast! at :15 minute mark
Hear all out it. The crew at Geek Blast took some time to talk to me about the project, I come at 15 minutes into the show. Great guys,... Read more
The exclusive Ray Dillon sketch has arrived
I'm going to find a way to share this with all backers in a fair and equitable way for sure! Here is CruZader, everyone's favorite Maulin' Monk, locked in mortal... Read more
84% funded ... 30 days to go ... technicolor cover ...
Hi everyone, we've picked up more pledges as well as increased pledges. Thank you!
There are 30 days left in the campaign to raise roughly $1600, so now I have... Read more
The ... Gulacy ... Cover Artwork ... Has ... Arrived ...
More backers today (hugs and besos). We're at 65% now. Thank you all!
The Paul Gulacy cover artwork arrived today and I couldn't be happier. Here is my live reaction... Read more
Dragotta is down with CruZader
We've picked up some new backers in the last 24 hours and some little birdies are telling me that there are more coming, so that's great news. The project is... Read more
My dream collaboration with legendary artist Paul Gulacy is a go!
What a day, true believers! The A's clinch the playoffs, the 49ers get crushed at home, and Michigan escaped with a victory yesterday ... and today I came to terms... Read more
New backers, new publicity. In the words of Bubb Rubb: Wooo-woooooo
True believers, we have picked up new backers in the last 24 hours, and I have spent the day over-dosing on social media efforts ... but there is no rest... Read more
Due to semi-popular demand: retailer rewards
Dear backers, I have been compelled to offer retailer rewards, which means I essentially will sell to mom-and-pop comic book shops at wholesale prices due to the industry standard 50%... Read more
The project is 50% funded, yay for CruZader!
Hi everyone, the project is now 50% funded with a little over a month to go. Please help me out by spreading the word far and wide. In the coming... Read more
Custom print by Ray Dillon, he of "Game of Thrones" fame
I added a new reward, thanks to a collaboration with a pro comic book artist. For $65, you can score a custom print drawn by the great Ray Dillon (www.raydillon.com)... Read more
We've hit over $1,000 on the first weekend!
Thanks to everyone for their generous donations. I'm happy to have hit the $1,000 mark in the first weekend I had this up. With 55 days left to go, I'm... Read more