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Batman artist Graham Nolan's Monster Island Comic & Art Book

A project in Buffalo, NY by Graham Nolan

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Monsters! Aliens! Classic adventure comic Monster Island, plus hardcover art book of rare drawings by Graham Nolan, co-creator of Bane!
Backers: 248
Average Pledge Per Backer: $101

Funded: $25,091 of $17,500
Dates: Jun 28th -> Jul 26th (29 days)
Project By: Graham Nolan
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Latest News

INSANE MONSTER from award-winning artist Tom Richmond!

July 26th - via:
MONSTERS and humor have gone hand in hand since the early days of cinema, just think Abbott and Costello meet – you name the monster! Who better to illustrate this idea than Tom Richmond? Tom’s illustrative credits include Married... with... (Read More)

MONSTERS from famed artist Kelley Jones!

July 26th - via:
KELLEY JONES is no stranger to MONSTERS! His stylistic approach is both haunting and alluring at the same time. A few of his many credits include DC Comics’s Batman & Dracula: Red Rain, Vertigo’s Neil Gaiman's The Sandman, Dark Horse... (Read More)


July 25th - via:
Graham Nolan loves MONSTERS. There’s just no denying it, growing up on a smorgasborg of FRANKENSTEIN, GODZILLA, KING KONG and ABBOT and COSTELLO MEET FRANKENSTEIN, how could anyone expect anything different? This artwork shows just how much!... (Read More)


July 25th - via:
Like a rampaging MONSTER, you have SMASHED through all obstacles, CRUSHING everything in your path and STOMPING the 22k Stretch goal into mush like the hapless people beneath GODZILLA’s massive feet! All copies of MONSTER ISLAND 20th ANNIVERSARY... (Read More)

MONSTER pin-up by Comic Legend: José Luis García-López

July 25th - via:
There isn’t a character in the DC Comics Universe that SUPERSTAR ARTIST José Luis García-López hasn’t put his spectacular artistic spin on. Whether it is Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Teen Titans, Flash or Jonah Hex, José has done them all!... (Read More)


July 22nd - via:
Just a few days left and we’ve saved some of the best for last… Graham DOES NOT SELL HIS ORIGINAL ART but now you have an opportunity to get an original from the artist himself! Graham has opened his vault and is releasing three BEAUTIFUL... (Read More)


July 22nd - via:
Less than a week to go and there’s no stopping it now... THE MONSTERS ARE COMING!!!!! And as you can see from this incredible Pat Olliffe pin-up, not even a couple of well aimed gunshots are going to slow them down! We’re thrilled to have Pat... (Read More)

Monster Island Matinee: LIZARDO!

July 21st - via:
Welcome to the second Monster Island Matinee! Today’s Saturday afternoon screening features Lizardo, The Destroyer! Lizardo, much like its name suggests, loves nothing more than a good old fashioned stomp through a city; maybe a power plant if it... (Read More)


July 20th - via:
Hey Monster Maniacs, Check out these 5 monstrous t-shirts, dripping with MONSTER ISLAND monster horror! Choose your favorite! At a Pledge Level of $120+, you can choose whichever Monster Island T-shirt you desire! At that level you also receive... (Read More)


July 19th - via:
Greetings Monster Maniacs! Because you wanted it, Graham is doing FULL-FIGURE SKETCHES!! We have a new PLEDGE LEVEL at $500 for 5 lucky sketch lovers! Graham will do a full-figure, ink sketch of a character of your choice! 8.5 by 11 inches, pen and... (Read More)

Monster pin-up by superstar Mark Nelson!

July 18th - via:
Monster Pin-up Pop Quiz: Question: What’s the coolest thing about this gorgeous Monster pin-up by art master, Mark Nelson?      a) The narrative of the piece, the way it tells a story split between humor and doom.      b) The use of shadows... (Read More)

From the foul mists it rises!

July 16th - via:
It lurks in the darkness at the edge of the swamp, seeking its next unfortunate victim to drag down to a murky, muddy demise.Gloop, a creature so foul, so in need of a breath mint that it makes a bout of gingivitis seem like a pleasant stroll through... (Read More)


July 13th - via:
Beware of stone walls! They might be more than they seem! Hello again Monster Maniacs! We’re closing in on our first Stretch Goal – it’s you’re continued support that keeps us going! With you Maniacs in mind, we’re keeping our link to... (Read More)


July 12th - via:
Greetings Monster Maniacs! You asked for it and you got it – more TORSO SKETCHES! We've just opened up a new PLEDGE LEVEL at $300 for 10 more lucky backers! Get a torso sketch of whatever character you choose, by GRAHAM NOLAN, of course – the... (Read More)


July 11th - via:
Or as Mac says: THANK YOU Monster Maniacs! We have reached our funding goal and we couldn’t be more crazed! Thanks to each and every one of you, Monster Island LIVES! But it’s far from The Day The KICKSTARTER Ended for The KICKSTARTER Walks... (Read More)

Famed Batman Artist Graham Nolan Launches KickStarter for Monster Island!

July 9th - via:
Famed Batman artist and the co-creator of Bane, Graham Nolan recently launched a KickStarter for his upcoming collected edition of Monster Island as well as a hardcover art book. (Read More)


July 8th - via:
Butch Guice was awesome enough to lend his monstrous talents to our campaign! Butch is a superstar comic book artist that has worked for every major comic book publisher on such blockbuster titles as X-Factor, Adventures of Superman, Action Comics,... (Read More)


July 5th - via:
Greeting to all of you Monster Maniacs out there! Great news! Our heroes are fighting the good fight, getting closer and closer to funded and the campaign isn’t even a week old! But we Maniacs can’t rest yet… the danger is far too real! For a... (Read More)


July 1st - via:
IT CAME FROM THE DEPTHSHello Monster Maniacs! The campaign is screaming along at breakneck speed, and that’s completely because of all you monster-crazed maniacs! We love that Monster Island invoked memories of loved monster movies of the past,... (Read More)


June 29th - via:
Hello Monster Maniacs!   We want to thank everyone that made the first day of the Monster Island campaign a monstrous success! Godzilla couldn’t have crushed it any better! What all of you helped us achieve on the very first day is truly colossal!... (Read More)

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