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Update #9 - For backers only

Big Womanthology Update! :)

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    Earn the unlimited gratitude of over 140 female comics creators. What more could you want? OKAY okay we'll put you on the thank you page of the website too! (sheesh, bullies! ;) )

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    Your name in the Thank You section of the Womanthology book & website in simple, black, classy text. :)

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    Your name in the Thank You section of the Womanthology book in BIG BOLD COLORFUL text! You will be noticed! You can also request color of choice! Also will get your name in the thank you section of the website!

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    Limited, 100 page Black & White Sketchbook of Womanthology art, sketches and ideas, and extra unseen work & interviews separate from the book! These will be hand numbered. Please check the womanthology.blogspot.com for more info on these!

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    Random hand drawn and signed page from the Womanthology Book! Which artist you get will vary between over 70 artists.

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    SPECIAL UNLOCKED REWARD - Get a piece of your child's pin up art (art MUST be from 17 and under artist!) professionally inked by JONATHAN GLAPION (Batman!) and then professionally colored by ELIZABETH BREITWEISTER (Marvel) ! And if they need letters and a logo, Ray Dillon ( IDW, Image) would supply that as well! :)

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    Copy of the Womanthology book! This will be hand numbered starting from #400 and up! See REWARD FAQS for more information!

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    Copy of the Womanthology book (hand numbered as one of #400 and up) as well as a copy of the Sketchbook as described in the $15 reward!

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    Get yourself a cameo in the Womanthology book! One of our artists will draw you into at least one panel of their story! Artist picked at random! See FAQS for special information on this Reward!

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    LIMITED SKETCH COPY - One Womanthology Book, hand numbered as one of the first 100 copies. This will also be signed by Artist and Project Manager Renae De Liz, as well as a black and white drawing in the book itself! See additional info on this reward in the FAQS section!

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    LIMITED UNLOCKED REWARD - DC Writer GAIL SIMONE (Wonder Woman, Secret Six, Birds of Prey) will personally review your script sample and give you advice on your writing! Yowza! :D

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    Iconic female Marvel writer ANNIE NOCENTI will read your 10 page script and personally critique and give advice on your writing!

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    SPECIAL UNLOCKED REWARD - A copy of the Dark Horse Graphic Novel "Evelyn Evelyn" signed and personalized by Amanda Palmer, Jason Webley, Neil Gaiman, and Cynthia Von Buhler! :D Also coming with this: An original pencil drawing by Cynthia von Buhler (USED IN THE BOOK), and an Amanda Palmer/ Evelyn Evelyn Gift Pack!! WOW! :D

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    Writer's Circuit Edition Book - Get a copy of Womanthology signed by professional writers GAIL SIMONE, DEVIN GRAYSON, and ANNIE NOCENTI! Will also be hand numbered as one of the first 100 copies. See additional info on this reward in the FAQS section!

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    Artist's Circuit Edition - Get a copy of Womanthology signed by professional artists FIONA STAPLES, STEPHANIE BUSCEMA, and MING DOYLE! Will also be hand numbered as one of the first 100 copies. See additional info on this reward in the FAQS section!

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    SPECIAL UNLOCKED REWARD - MITCH BREITWEISTER will draw a full body figure on the first page of a new conventions sketchbook from Blue Line Pro! :D

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    LIMITED UNLOCKED REWARD - *Amazing* comic artist Camilla d'Errico will put a sketch into a copy of the Womanthology book as stated in the $50 reward (#400 and over). See REWARD FAQS for for info!

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    SPECIAL REWARD! Get your 22pg script personally reviewed by writer STEVE NILES (30 Days of Night, Frankenstein)!! :D

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    LIMITED UNLOCKED REWARD! - Artist CAT STAGGS will put a color head sketch into a copy of Womanthology! (book as described as in the $50, over #400 reward). AMAZING opportunity! See REWARD FAQS for more details!

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    LIMITED UNLOCKED REWARD! - Get a copy of the Womanthology book (numbered as one of #400 and over) with a color head sketch by contributing artist SARAH WILKINSON on the inside of the book! She's awesome! Get one while you can! :D

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    SPECIAL UNLOCKED REWARD! - Get a one of a kind, custom made Steampunk Air Commander figure (1/6 scale) by world reknowned FRED JESKA! Also receive a copy of the Womanthology book (numbered as #400 or over)!

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    SPECIAL THINKGEEK UNLOCKED REWARD! - Receive your choice of not one but TWO Force FX Star Wars Lightsabers! Battle with a friend to the death over your copy of Womanthology! Which you will receive ( as described in the $50 reward), as well as a thank you in the book! Check FAQS for lightsaber choices!

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    MEGA PACK! Get a huge package with the following; one of the first 20 hand numbered copies of Womanthology, signed and sketched in by RENAE DE LIZ as well as signed by GAIL SIMONE, DEVIN GRAYSON, ANNIE NOCENTI, FIONA STAPLES, STEPHANIE BUSCEMA, and MING DOYLE; Cameo in the Womanthology book; Your name in the special thank you section of the book in large GOLDEN colored letters; 1 of 5 penciled pages by Renae De Liz from her story in Womanthology!; the Womanthology sketchbook with a sketch in it from artist Jessica Hickman; And of course super duper eternal gratitude! See additional info on this reward in the FAQS section!

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    LIMITED UNLOCKED REWARD! - Get an official hand drawn DEADPOOL page by ROB LIEFELD!! Fantastic! :D And you will also receive a copy of Womanthology as stated in the $50 reward (hand numbered #400 and up)

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    LIMITED UNLOCKED REWARD - The *amazing* J Scott Campbell will do a Copic Marker head and torso shot of a character of YOUR choice! You will also get a copy of the Womanthology book as described in the $50 reward (numbered #400 and up)!

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    Have a page all to yourself in the book. It can be pretty much whatever you want!... within reason of course! Email me at womanthology@gmail.com if you gave questions regarding this reward!

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    SPECIAL UNLOCKED REWARD! Neil Gaiman will send you a postcard with a hand drawn sketch from him on it! His words " I'll draw a postcard & send it to the winner. It'll be an original doodle, Sandman or something else." This is a one of a kind opportunity and thank you Neil for being wonderful!

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