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Kickstarter Spotlight – Robotech RPG Tactics

For this Kickstarter Spotlight, we’re not celebrating a KS that deserves more support, we are talking about one massive one that has gone awry.  Kickstarter has successfully funded a lot of great nerdy and fun projects, but there’s been a few big failures as well.

We inform you of this so you’ll be aware when you do support a KS and you’re well informed of the pros and cons of a supporting a KS.

Palladium Books

Palladium is a long time maker of Table Top Role Playing Games.  I knew them as a young high school kid because they made the Robotech RPGs.  It was quite thrilling to play in the world that I saw on TV.

Years later with the board game boom, they did a Kickstarter for Robotech® RPG Tactics (RRT), a fast paced s...

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Kickstarter Spotlight – LADY DEATH: APOCALYPTIC ABYSS #1

I admit that as a teenager during the 90s I enjoyed what was called the “Bad Girls” trend in comics.

There was Everette Hartsoe’s Razor –

There was Joseph Michael Linsner’s Cry for Dawn –

Vampirella came back from the 1970s.  Witchblade was leader of the pack from a whole host of bad girls from Image.

Billy Tucci’s indie hit, Shi also came out during this craze

A big one that came out during those grim and gritty times was Brian Pulido’s Lady Death

Born from Brian’s comic Evil Ernie and part of the Chaos Comics brand, Lady Death was a symbol of 90’s comics...

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A SOUND OF THUNDER Brings VALIANT’s DOCTOR MIRAGE to Life In SECOND LIVES – A Heavy Metal Concept Album Exclusively Available On Kickstarter!

A SOUND OF THUNDER Brings VALIANT’s DOCTOR MIRAGE to Life In SECOND LIVES – A Heavy Metal Concept EP Exclusively Available On Kickstarter!

Washington, DC area metal band A Sound of Thunder and award-winning comic book publisherValiant Entertainment are teaming up for “Second Lives” – an all-new EP inspired by the paranormal investigator known as Doctor Mirage!

The “Second Lives” 5-song EP is being offered exclusively via Kickstarter as a companion to A Sound of Thunder’s new album “It Was Metal.” The EP features original cover art by THE DEATH-DEFYING DOCTOR MIRAGE series artist Roberto de la Torre. Fans have until November 13th to pre-order the CD, which will be a limited numbered and autographed edition.

Doctor Mirage talks to the dead, but the only spirit Shan Fo...

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Kickstarter/Indiegogo Spotlight: Modern Dread – A Horror Anthology of Modern Anxieties

I’m always down for a good old anthology of spooky stories and there’s better time than now for one. Focusing on very real, very now sources of unease, Modern Dread wants to stir up a handful of things that currently fill our minds with fear. Don’t be afraid to head over to the Kickstarter to learn more, but be ready to get scared once you read it.

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Kickstarter/Indiegogo Spotlight: The 4th Monkey: An Anthology for Awareness

As fun as it is to have numerous books about superheroes, zombies and everything in between, there’s a time to bring up serious things as well. That’s exactly what our newest feature, The 4th Monkey: An Anthology for Awareness, is doing with stories that raise awareness about environmental and social issues. There’s plenty of opportunities to get back to your other stuff later, so check out the Kickstarter on this now to help bring this to everyone.

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