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The Human Beings volume one TPB

A project in Belfast, UK by Stuart John McCune

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The complete collection - issues 1-5 in 144page trade paperback. Single issue 5 and full digital back catalogue also available.
Backers: 140
Average Pledge Per Backer: £20

Funded: £2,803 of £1,500
Dates: Feb 1st -> Mar 3rd (30 days)
Project By: Stuart John McCune
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Latest News

Last few hours now

March 1st - via:
As we near the culmination of a wonderful campaign please remember you still have time to enter the free bookplate art competition, ( new backers please have a look at the updates for details - there's free stuff there too!), and give things a final... (Read More)

6 Days

February 25th - via:
Last six days of the campaign now and big thanks to you all for your efforts in getting the project out there. I am very grateful. Don't forget the competition to own the original artwork for the bookplate goes on until the end of the campaign. If... (Read More)


February 23rd - via:
Hi You may have noticed the new header on the campaign. This is an image of the bookplate that will be in the main book. On the campaign page there is another variation of it which will be the bookplate going out with issue 5. For the final... (Read More)

Sketchbook page winner

February 22nd - via:
Jusy a quick note to let everyone know that the winner of the Sketchbook retweet competition is Jamie Gambell! Congratulations!  Also, Jamie had his own book called The Hero Code which is available on Comixology if you want to check it. One more... (Read More)

Surprise Stretch 2

February 18th - via:
Hello again This evening we reached 100 backers! This is a great milestone for the campaign and as a show of thanks I would like to give everyone a copy of a new print I'm making called The Explorers - a physical copy for physical backers and digital... (Read More)

New Facebook page

February 17th - via:
Hi Hope you are having a good weekend. I just launched a new Human Beings Facebook page where I will be posting process, offers, & news about the series. There's also a group section where you can ask about the story. You can check it out here... (Read More)

Competition Time! 2!

February 16th - via:
#FREE #art !!👍✌️👏 RT on Twitter or share this link on Facebook to #win a sketchbook page! That's it! That's all you have to do to get  some original artwork absolutely free! Every time it is shared helps immensely in promoting the campaign... (Read More)

Happy Valentine's Day

February 14th - via:
Happy Valentine's Day  SJM   (Read More)

Competition winner!

February 11th - via:
Hi everyone I am delighted to announce that the winner of the free artwork commission is G Mark Cole - congratulations! You get a free A4headshot of your choice 👍 Thanks again to everyone who entered and don't be discouraged if you didn't win this... (Read More)

Surprise Stretch - FREE STUFF!

February 8th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Competition Time!

February 6th - via:
Hi everyone  In past campaigns I've run free art competitions to boost visibility but mainly to give everyone a chance at winning a free commission no matter what tier pledged. If you would like to win a free headshot comission all you have to do to... (Read More)


February 4th - via:
Thank you again for such an amazing opening weekend. With your support we passed the goal within 48hrs! A huge amount of that support comes from Reading List subscribers and the first new List of 2018 just went out. If you are new to Millicent Barnes... (Read More)


February 3rd - via:
Thank you! The Human Beings TPB just funded in 48hrs! You are all amazing. Again! Thanks so much to the new backers and massive thanks to all those who doubled down. Every time I do a KS I get more and more stunned by the waves of support that come... (Read More)

Day One

February 2nd - via:
Thank you all for the massive support you've given the book on the first day. We are at 90% which is absolutely staggering.  Please keep spreading the word about the book with this link to help push us over... (Read More)

I opened the book

February 2nd - via:
Thank you for such incredible support over the opening few hours of the campaign. Amazing. Quite a few people asked me about adding issue five to the higher rewards. If anyone wants an additional issue five just add 4 to your total and let me know.... (Read More)

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