Veil of Ruin


A project in Chicago, IL by 44FLOOD

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limited edition oversized hardcover anthology with a collective of artists exploring the comic book, painting, and musical art forms
Backers: 1129
Average Pledge Per Backer: $117

Funded: $132,513 of $18,400
Dates: Jun 25th -> Aug 8th (44 days)
Project By: 44FLOOD
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Latest News

menton3 has just launched his Kickstarter, KATABASIS!

February 4th - via:
Hello everyone! We are very excited to announce that our very own menton3 will have his first ever solo gallery show at Last Rites Gallery in New York City opening April 19, 2014. The name of the show is KATABASIS. In Greek mythology, a Katabasis... (Read More)

THE SQUIDDER is nearing its end!

December 5th - via:
Hey all! Our Kickstarter for Ben Templesmith's first creator-owned book in 5 years, THE SQUIDDER, is almost over. It reached it's goal (and quite exceeded it), and we have a lot of you to thank for that. It was so nice to see so many of you returning... (Read More)

Our new Kickstarter for THE SQUIDDER is up!

November 8th - via:
We launched our Kickstarter yesterday for THE SQUIDDER! It's a new 108 page original graphic novel written and drawn by Ben Templesmith, and we're really excited for you to see this one!... (Read More)

TOME 2 Kickstarter Ending in 19 Hours!

August 8th - via:
Hello, everyone! We're down to the final 19 hours of the TOME 2 Kickstarter and wanted to thank all the TOME 1 Kickstarter supporters that took at look at TOME 2 and supported its creation! If you haven't seen it yet, then please take a look now... (Read More)

TOME 2 Kickstarter is live!

June 26th - via:
Hello everyone, First and foremost, we would like to thank all of you for your incredible support in helping us get TOME 1 out into the world. We truly could not have done it without you. We are extremely proud of the book and hope you are, too. ... (Read More)

[Give It A Kickstart] 44 Flood Launches 'TOME 2: MELANCHOLIA'

June 26th - via:
Last year, 44 FLOOD, a new company started by Ben Templesmith, menton3, Kasra Ghanbari, and Nick Idell, launched a Kickstarter campaign for their first annual edition of their anthology series “TOME”. The first volume focused on the theme of vampirism and was crowd funded in under 24 hours. The product was a beast of an art book featuring work from some of the best artists in the world. It truly is a magnificent sight to behold and it is a testament of the passion these guys put into their projects. (Read More)

You know what comes after TOME 1? TOME 2!

April 14th - via:
Hello to you! All of us at 44FLOOD are totally overwhelmed by all the messages, Facebook/blog posts, tweets, photos and more telling us how you felt about TOME 1 and EXPLICITUS EST LIBER 1…truly incredible! Thank you all so much, it's meant the... (Read More)

TOME Packages Nearly 100% Shipped + TOME 2 Sneak Peek!

March 26th - via:
Hello, everyone! First some great news…we've now sent out about 99% of your TOME packages! We worked 7 days a week to get more than 1100 packages together, so if you don't have your shipment yet, then know you'll have it soon! For international... (Read More)

Committed: 44 FLOOD’s TOME – A Kickstarter Success

Buying a book before it is has been created is a bit of a gamble. A collaborative art project by comic book artists, painters, writers, and musicians has to be even more of an unquantifiable project, so TOME has been a particularly pleasant surprise. (Read More)

First TOME CD Music Clip Posted!

March 6th - via:
Hi again to you all! While we're getting your packages together here, we thought it'd be fun to post a clip of an exclusive track you'll find on the TOME 1 CD! Listen to it here: The track is called "Flood"... (Read More)

TOME is here!!

March 4th - via:
YES!!! The delivery truck pulled up yesterday and dropped off over 8 tons of TOME! Everything is in our studio now, and we've started putting together your packages! Over the next two to three weeks, we will get ALL of your packages out our door.... (Read More)

EXPLICITUS EST LIBER has arrived + TOME is only days away!

February 27th - via:
Hello everyone! We just picked up our delivery of the TOME companion book, EXPLICITUS EST LIBER! Also, the TOME books have just arrived in Chicago and are now being scheduled for delivery to our studio! We expect to get them sometime in the next 5... (Read More)

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