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In the game of life, no one's been keeping score... until now.  A brand new series from the creators of White Ash.  Welcome to THE GAME
In the game of life, no one's been keeping score... until now. A brand new series from the creators of White Ash. Welcome to THE GAME
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    Pledge US$ 3 or more About US$ 3

    GET IN THE GAME

    THANK YOU! For helping us to bring The Game to life, your name will be added to our special "Players of The Game" list at the back of the digital version of The Game #1. You will also have access to backer only updates.

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    DIGITAL #1

    A digital download of the 32 page PDF of The Game #1 You will also receive any digital stretch goals that we achieve during the campaign.

    Includes:
    • PDF of The Game #1
    • Credit in the PDF of The Game #1
    • "Welcome to the Game" (digital print)
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    THE BOOK

    Be one of the first to own a printed copy of The Game #1. This comes with the standard, Conor Hughes cover of the comic.

    Includes:
    • The Game #1 (Standard Edition)
    • PDF of The Game #1
    • Credit in the PDF of The Game #1
    • 6x11 Welcome To The Game Print
    • "Welcome to the Game" (digital print)
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    GET TO KNOW US (Digitally)

    New to the kind of comics we make? Get caught up with this "Get to know us" deal which includes PDFs of The Game #1 AND the critically acclaimed White Ash: Volume One. Over 200 pages in total.

    Includes:
    • PDF of The Game #1
    • White Ash: Volume One (PDF)
    • Credit in the PDF of The Game #1
    • "Welcome to the Game" (digital print)
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    ST-ONGE VARIANT COVER

    Same rewards as "The Book" tier but with our limited edition (only 250 made and ONLY sold on Kickstarter) Variant Cover by Image/IDW/Boom Studios artist Jenn St-Onge.

    Includes:
    • The Game #1 (St-Onge Variant Cover)
    • PDF of The Game #1
    • Credit in the PDF of The Game #1
    • 6x11 Welcome To The Game Print
    • "Welcome to the Game" (digital print)
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    BOTH COVERS

    Same rewards as "The Book" tier but with copies of both the standard and limited edition variant covers.

    Includes:
    • The Game #1 (Standard Edition)
    • The Game #1 (St-Onge Variant Cover)
    • PDF of The Game #1
    • Credit in the PDF of The Game #1
    • 6x11 Welcome To The Game Print
    • "Welcome to the Game" (digital print)
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    GET TO KNOW US

    New to the kind of comics we make? Get caught up with this "Get to know us" deal which includes a copy of The Game #1 AND our 200 page oversized hardcover collecting the first story arc of the critically acclaimed White Ash.

    Includes:
    • White Ash: Volume One (Hardcover)
    • The Game #1 (Standard Edition)
    • White Ash: Volume One (PDF)
    • PDF of The Game #1
    • Credit in the PDF of The Game #1
    • 6x11 Welcome To The Game Print
    • "Welcome to the Game" (digital print)
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    ROLL THE DICE

    Everything in our "Collectors Tier" plus a set of The Game themed dice.

    Includes:
    • The Game Dice.
    • Signed SDCC Ashcan
    • The Game #1 (St-Onge Variant Cover)
    • The Game #1 (Standard Edition)
    • PDF of The Game #1
    • Credit in the PDF of The Game #1
    • 6x11 Welcome To The Game Print
    • "Welcome to the Game" (digital print)
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    ORIGINAL ART

    Want a piece of The Game or White Ash original art? Of course you do. Conor Hughes will sketch you a 6x9 drawing of a character from The Game or White Ash. Choose from The Game's Eli, Kimberly, Iris or any of White Ash's extensive cast of characters. In addition to everything from the previous tiers, we'll also throw in two 11 x17 posters (one of each variant cover).

    Includes:
    • Character Sketch
    • (2) 11x17 cover posters
    • The Game Dice.
    • Signed SDCC Ashcan
    • The Game #1 (St-Onge Variant Cover)
    • The Game #1 (Standard Edition)
    • PDF of The Game #1
    • Credit in the PDF of The Game #1
    • 6x11 Welcome To The Game Print
    • "Welcome to the Game" (digital print)
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    THE BOOK (Early Bird Special)

    For our returning backers. This tier will only be open for the first 48 hours, so make sure to get your copies early! Be one of the first to own a printed copy of The Game #1. This comes with the standard, Conor Hughes cover of the comic.

    Includes:
    • The Game #1 (Standard Edition)
    • PDF of The Game #1
    • Credit in the PDF of The Game #1
    • 6x11 Welcome To The Game Print
    • "Welcome to the Game" (digital print)
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    ST-ONGE VARIANT COVER (Early Bird)

    Same rewards as "The Book" tier but with our limited edition (only 250 made and ONLY sold on Kickstarter) Variant Cover by Image/IDW/Boom Studios artist Jenn St-Onge. This tier will only be open for the first 48 hours, so make sure to get your copies early!

    Includes:
    • The Game #1 (St-Onge Variant Cover)
    • PDF of The Game #1
    • Credit in the PDF of The Game #1
    • 6x11 Welcome To The Game Print
    • "Welcome to the Game" (digital print)
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    Pledge US$ 27 or more About US$ 27

    BOTH COVERS (EARLY BIRD)

    Same rewards as "The Book" tier but with copies of both the standard and limited edition variant covers. This tier will only be open for the first 48 hours, so make sure to get your copies early!

    Includes:
    • The Game #1 (Standard Edition)
    • The Game #1 (St-Onge Variant Cover)
    • PDF of The Game #1
    • Credit in the PDF of The Game #1
    • 6x11 Welcome To The Game Print
    • "Welcome to the Game" (digital print)
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    SDCC Ashcan Collectors Tier

    Everything in the Both Covers tier PLUS a copy of our super limited-edition (only 100 printed), SDCC Ashcan of The Game. This book will be signed by Stickney and Hughes.

    Includes:
    • Signed SDCC Ashcan
    • The Game #1 (St-Onge Variant Cover)
    • The Game #1 (Standard Edition)
    • PDF of The Game #1
    • Credit in the PDF of The Game #1
    • 6x11 Welcome To The Game Print
    • "Welcome to the Game" (digital print)
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    DRAW ME IN

    Really play The Game and have your likeness drawn into the book. Under Conor's careful eye, a background character will be designed to look like you. As an added bonus, (in addition to all previous rewards) we will include a 11X17 print of the page you're featured in.

    (NOTE: These are probably not speaking roles, just cameos. But every now and then, if we find the right person, we'll make you an actual character in the comic. So be forewarned...)

    Includes:
    • Character Sketch
    • (2) 11x17 cover posters
    • The Game Dice.
    • Signed SDCC Ashcan
    • The Game #1 (St-Onge Variant Cover)
    • The Game #1 (Standard Edition)
    • PDF of The Game #1
    • Credit in the PDF of The Game #1
    • 6x11 Welcome To The Game Print
    • "Welcome to the Game" (digital print)
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