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Kickstarter/Indiegogo Spotlight: Chase the Moon

 

Chase the Moon is the bastard child of West Side Story’s romance, the often violent and stylized world of The Warriors, and the horror sensibilities of The Monster Squad. It’s a perfect fit for readers looking for 1980’s nostalgia tinged with both the macabre and beautiful.

This sounds absolutely smashing and something that the comic universe needs. I mean…West Side Story, The Warriors, and The Monster Squad all rolled into one? Get your mouse buttons ready and go pledge to make this one happen!

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Minky Woodcock: The Girl Who Handcuffed Houdini

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Writer and Illustrator: Cynthia Von Buhler

Lettering: Simon Bowland

Consulting Editor: Charles Ardai

Unappreciated at her father’s detective agency, the fabulous rabbit-loving Minky Woodcock straps on her gumshoes in order to uncover a magical mystery involving the world-famous escape artist, Harry Houdini! The story is a brand-new comic book series written and illustrated by acclaimed artist, author, director, and playwright Cynthia von Buhler. The Girl Who Handcuffed Houdini is a Prohibition-era mystery with a sinister twist! Acclaimed comics legend David Mack (Kabuki) and Robert McGinnis, the famous creator of movie posters for classic films such as the original James Bond movies and Breakfast at Tiffany’s, illustrated covers for issue one...

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Aquicorn Cove

Written & Illustrated: Katie O’Neil
Designed: Hillary Thompson
Lettered: Crank!
Published: Oni Press Publication

Aquicorn Cove by Katie O'Neill

Lana is a young girl on a visit with her father to see her Aunt Mae. Mae lives on a cove by the sea, Mae is also the sister of Lana’s late mother. Lana and her father are there to help may clean up the cove after a storm hit the waterside town. While cleaning a part of the cove, she finds a strange creature in the water pool which she puts it in a jar to take care of it. Lana doesn’t realize that this creature belongs to the mythic Aquicorn Reef. Lana finds out where this creature comes from and how this creature and its civilization is tied to Mae’s cove town...

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Kickstarter/Indiegogo Spotlight: Touching Evil Vol. 2

Kickstarter Spotlight - Geek-O-Rama - Touching Evil Comic

For those new to this award-winning supernatural thriller, the premise is simple: there is a curse that grants its bearers immortality and the power to kill people with a mere touch of the hand…if the person is evil. Sounds great, except for one little catch: the souls you kill live on in a prison inside your head. As if that wasn’t bad enough, what if the person you kill happens to be someone you care about? And what defines evil anyway?

In volume one we followed Ada Mansfield: a single mom and hard working attorney who stumbled upon the curse and had her whole life turned upside down as she learned who her friends and enemies were…the hard way.  Now in volume two she discovers there may be someone who can break the curse once and for all, but it comes at a price...

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KICK-ASS trade paperbacks find new home at Image Comics

KICK-ASS TRADE PAPERBACKS FIND NEW HOME AT IMAGE COMICS
PORTLAND, OR, 11/21/2017 — Image Comics is pleased to announce that the bestselling trade paperback collections of the hit comic book series, KICK-ASS by comic book legends Mark Millar (KINGSMAN: THE SECRET SERVICE, HIT-GIRL) and artist John Romita Jr., will find a new home at Image Comics. KICK-ASS, VOL. 1-4 of the trade paperbacks will hit stores this February 2018—just in time for the February 10th anniversary of the series.

The beloved KICK-ASS series introduces teen comic book nerd Dave Lizewski, who dons his homemade Kick-Ass costume and takes to the streets of NYC to fight the city’s hardest criminals...

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