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Skies of Fire

A project in Los Angeles, CA by Ray Chou

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An epic new comic featuring gigantic diesel-powered airships and their duals in the high skies.
Backers: 525
Average Pledge Per Backer: $28

Funded: $14,910 of $4,500
Dates: Mar 12th -> Apr 11th (30 days)
Project By: Ray Chou
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Latest News

Final Push !

April 7th - via:
Hey Everyone, There's less than three days left in our campaign! Can you believe it? Seems like we just launched yesterday! Anyway, for today we have a robust update so let's get to it!  First of all, we recently surpassed 400 backers and $12,000!... (Read More)

Kickstarter Spotlight: Skies Of Fire

April 4th - via:
I’m going to be honest up front. I really thought after an initial first glance that this Kickstarter for Skies of Fire was for a steampunk-themed comic. And being a fan of that genre, I quickly agreed to write it up. But when I found out that this was actually about diesel-powered airships, I was even more intrigued. Imagine a world, set in an era that corresponds closely to our post-World War I Europe, where battles are fought in the air with huge cannons mounted on zeppelins and loads of airplane dogfights. And while this might look like our world, it’s not. There are a lot of unique pieces to this puzzle. Allow me to explain. (Read More)

300+ Backers! Stickers are here!

March 31st - via:
Hey Folks!  Since the last update, we've passed 300 backers! Thanks for all the support guys; the artists are super stoked with all of you showing your interest in Skies and are working their hardest to get new art to you. Stickers!  Rodolfo just... (Read More)

Halfway Mark: Stickers, Stretch Goal Update, and a New Page

March 26th - via:
Today marks the official halfway point of our campaign. I know we’re starting to sound like a broken record, but thank you all again for generous support! Here’s to making the second half of our campaign as successful as the first!.... (Read More)

$6,000+ !! Team Photo, Sketches, and A Stretch Goal Update

March 19th - via:
We passed $6,000 and 200 backers recently!! That's freakin' awesome. You know what else is awesome? This group 'photo' Pablo did of the entire Skies of Fire creative team:  From Left to Right: Nic J Shaw, Bryan Valenza, Vincenzo Ferriero, Josephe... (Read More)

Variant Cover!

March 19th - via:
Here it is, and it's exclusive ONLY to Kickstarter:   Design not yet finalized, subject to minor change. Isn't it awesome? Rodolfo does absolutely amazing work! So who wants to see an airship stickers designed by him? I know I do! Help us get to... (Read More)

100% !!! - Stretch Goals, Story, and More!

March 16th - via:
Thank you, thank you, thank you!!!! We can't say it enough. Never did we ever think we would be 100% funded by Day 5! Yesterday was absolutely insane: according to Kicktraq, we brought in 28 new backers and $1012 dollars, surpassing our Kicktraq day... (Read More)

100 Backers!

March 16th - via:
Hey everyone, Another milestone: we reached 100 backers! Thank you Alexander McAllister, you are officially #100!  To celebrate, here's a previously unseen glimpse of our villain, Delmonte: Skies of Fire Issue One: Page 10, Panel 3  Reward... (Read More)

Kickstarter Round-Up: Art Books, Fairytales, and Comic Book Explosions!

March 16th - via:
Nothing jaw-droppingly amazing happened in the world of Kickstarter this week. I personally got the funds together to back those Period Panties that inspired it all before the time ran out for pledges. And with San Diego Comic Con craziness happening this weekend, this post is one day late. Shh. (Read More)

50% - Halfway There!

March 13th - via:
We just reached 50% from backer sixty-nine, Richard F. Paddon!  Thanks, Richard!  To celebrate, here's a scale comparison between our villain and hero ships, the Callisto and the Zephyr: One is not quite like the other... Stretch Goals? With 27... (Read More)

Day 1 Wrap-Up, Add-Ons, and More

March 13th - via:
What a day. As of 12:10 PST we've reached a fundraising total of $1,129 with 28 backers, bringing us approximately 25% towards our goal. Thank you all, so, so very much for your support so far! We've done far better than we expected for our first... (Read More)

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