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A project in Sacramento, CA by Shane Matthew Murphy

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Jazz, European Classical music and Baroque opera converge to help track a killer in this anthropomorphic 1930 New York City crime noir.
Backers: 229
Average Pledge Per Backer: $40

Funded: $9,097 of $3,000
Dates: Jul 8th -> Aug 22nd (45 days)
Project By: Shane Matthew Murphy
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Latest News

Operation: Bird-Squad!

August 20th - via:
Cock a doodle do!  While BIRDLAND is crossing over into other countries with pledges from England, Australia, Japan and beyond, it is also crossing over into other comic book territories! Creator Eben E. B. Burgoon's B-Squad : Soldiers of Misfortune... (Read More)

Countdown: 2 Days Left!

August 20th - via:
We are a little more than two days away from the end of our journey, and what a journey it's been.  As a result of the second stretch goal being met, ALL backers will now be receiving the FULL COLOR 24 PAGE DIGITAL PDF of BIRDLAND #1, the moment... (Read More)

Countdown: Only 3 Days Left!

August 18th - via:
Three days left! It's hard to believe it has gone by this quickly. My little chick is growing so fast! Thank you to everyone who helped make this weekend's BIRDLAND party a success. It was really cool to see you all get into the spirit and show your... (Read More)

Stretch Goal Success!

August 17th - via:
WE DID IT!  BIRDLAND IN TECHNICOLOR is officially happening!  Sarah and I couldn't be happier or more excited about the opportunity to provide you with an entirely different and beautiful way of experiencing this world that I have created. Today's... (Read More)

Countdown: 6 Days Left!

August 16th - via:
What a long day!  I'm sorry for not getting this update out earlier.  I notice there are some comments posted that I need to get to and I promise to do so tomorrow.  It's been a very hectic week!  Thanks for bearing with me.  You guys have been... (Read More)

Countdown: 7 Days Left!

August 15th - via:
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James O'Barr Variant Cover/Print Combo

August 13th - via:
Happy Tuesday! I'm sorry for the late update.  It has been a busy but immensely satisfying day!  Today's update is something of a dream come true for me.  The Crow was the first comic book I ever purchased.  It inspired me to draw then and it... (Read More)

Countdown: 9 Days Left!

August 11th - via:
Happy Monday! I hope you all are having a great start to the week.  We're almost halfway through the month of August!  Unbelievable.  I've already started getting really awesome feedback from you guys about the 6"x6" A BIRD IN THE HAND film... (Read More)

Happy Sunday, everyone!

August 11th - via:
Today officially begins the 10 DAY COUNTDOWN! I can't believe that two-thirds of the project are already behind us. Thank you all again for the tremendous amount of support and encouragement you've shown up to this point. I will be updating the... (Read More)

Stretch Goals & New Pledges

July 21st - via:
Hello everyone! My apologies for the lack of updates. Between work, school and project promotion it's been a busy couple of weeks! I have to say, this has been such an overwhelmingly positive experience so far. It's really amazing to see so much... (Read More)

100% Funded!

July 8th - via:
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