Mount Starling Art Design

Wailing Blade #1: Bloody, Brutal Dark Fantasy Sci-Fi Comic

A project in New York, NY by ComixTribe

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In the far future, the fight to control the Wailing Blade will determine who reigns supreme! Take the Blade ⚔️Make 100
Backers: 564
Average Pledge Per Backer: $29

Funded: $16,257 of $5,000
Dates: Jan 15th -> Jan 31st (17 days)
Project By: ComixTribe
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Latest News

AAAAIIIIIIIEEEEEEIIIII! That's the sound of the WAILING BLADE slicing through $15K!

January 31st - via:
(Be sure to scroll all the way to the bottom to see who's holding the blade now!)  Quick Update!  Another milestone hit, another stretch goal unlocked!  The Awesome Declan Shalvey (Moon Knight, Injection) cover which stole the show at New York... (Read More)

We Are 500+ Strong! New Closing Stretch Goal Announced!

January 31st - via:
We did it!  You and 500+ other souls have helped launched this campaign, and as a result, you'll now be getting advanced digital copies of WAILING BLADE #2 before anyone else! We've updated our Stretch Goal plan, and made the next BACKER BONUS more... (Read More)

Wailing... uh, Blade?

January 31st - via:
Mulvey actually went and did it... Yes, that's a WAILING BLADE sketch, classic Snipes style... and it's available as a one off add-on. Want it? This sketch is available to one backer as an add-on for +$49 to their pledge. In the comments below, just... (Read More)

Want Rich to Write YOU Into a WAILING BLADE Story?

January 29th - via:
Even though Rich is already giving up his body to the WAILING BLADE (he's getting a tattoo) he's decided to do a little more for this campaign... (Also, Joe told him to step up since he's selling all his awesome WARM UP sketches!) FIRST COME, FIRST... (Read More)

Temporary Tattoos for Physical Backers and a Real One for Rich Unlocked!

January 28th - via:
Hope you had an awesome weekend! We're thrilled to announce that we've passed the $12,5K stretch goal, which means temporary tattoos for all physical backers... and Rich is going to get a real one!  Now, we have few more Stretch Goal Milestones in... (Read More)

Metallic Cover a Go! Want to See Double? Plus More Big Ass Sword Sketches!

January 25th - via:
Great news!  The KICKSTARTER EXCLUSIVE Joe Mulvey Headtaker cover has now been upgraded to METALLIC!  This obviously isn't the finished cover (just a metal print treatment done for an early test) but this should give you a taste of what it will... (Read More)

What Should Mulvey Draw Next?

January 24th - via:
Before he starts cranking on WAILING BLADE pages, Joe Mulvey always draws a quick warm up sketch to get those art juices flowing.  And lately, he's been drawing characters with big ass swords to get him going.  For example... Magik warm-up sketch... (Read More)

More Stretch Goals Unlocked, Plus Epic World Building with Rich & Joe

January 22nd - via:
And the BLADE WAILS on!  We rolled right past the 350 Backer Milestone, which means everyone is getting a bonus creator audio commentary taking you behind the scenes of issue one!  It'll be a lot of fun for you to read along with your copy as Joe... (Read More)

Magnets Unlocked! Metallic Cover Stretch Goal Announced!

January 21st - via:
What a weekend!  Not only were there two awesome overtime playoff games yesterday, but the WAILING BLADE Kickstarter topped $10K, more than doubling our goal and unlocking a sweet addition to the WAILING BAG for all $35 and up backers!  But that's... (Read More)

Did Somebody Say STRETCH GOALS?!! We Got 'Em!

January 18th - via:
Great news! We're upgrading your pledge! Because the Blade continues to WAIL and we're picking up more backers every day, we're able to level up your pledge with some additional goodies.  Every physical pledge backer ($15+) will be hooked up with a... (Read More)

New Replica Enamel Pin Pledge Levels!

January 17th - via:
Hey, thanks again for keeping the Wailing Blade campaign rolling through DAY TWO!  We've been asking our backers for feedback on what they'd like to see in this campaign, and one of the most common requests that's flooding in is the option to get... (Read More)

The Blade Wails! Thank You for an EPIC Launch Day!

January 16th - via:
Welcome, welcome, welcome! If you're getting this in your inbox, it's because you're among the first to TAKE THE BLADE, and were instrumental in helping us get funded on Day One!  Not only did you help us crush our $5K funding goal, but you also... (Read More)

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