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A project in New York, NY by King Skull Comics

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A 64-Page Graphic Novel Anthology with a mix of today's popular and rising stars of the paranormal romance genre.
Backers: 173
Average Pledge Per Backer: $43

Funded: $7,397 of $14,000
Dates: Aug 6th -> Sep 6th (31 days)
Project By: King Skull Comics
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Latest News

UPDATE on BRETT BOOTH COVER! Finalized penciled art!

September 4th - via:
Here is an art update for the extremely limited edition cover by the amazing mailing BRETT BOOTH. As we said last time: This character is a King Skull Comics original that appears in the anthology in her own story. You can only get this through this... (Read More)

Last couple of days and a kickstarter we love...

September 2nd - via:
We are in the last couple of days and as we wind down win or lose we thank you guys that have supported us.  If we don't succeed at our goal, we will reconfiguring the kickstarter somewhat and trying again in a week or two. With that said and with a... (Read More)


August 28th - via:
The prose authors involved with our Kickstarter are on a Facebook live discussing themselves, their work and this anthology. For those on the fence this is the perfect chance to see what this is all about and hopefully get you interested in pledging... (Read More)

Strange Encounters Retailer Pack!

August 26th - via:
It wont let me make the edit but if you're a retailer and you're interested in the retailer pack we will let you choose between the Jess Taylor cover and the Brett Booth Kickstarter Exclusive Variant. We hope this gets some retailers on board with... (Read More)


August 26th - via:
We have an incredible update for you all today. Fresh from Brett Booth's desk. So fresh it's still in his hands. This is an in progress update of Brett's cover but look how amazing it is! This character is a King Skull Comics original that appears in... (Read More)

Comixology and Jamies Jones

August 20th - via:
As you all know one of the amazing artists/creators involved with Strange Encounters is Jamie Jones.  Creator of the excellent Baboon. If you haven't read it yet then definitely get yourself a copy. You will have a great time reading it. The reason... (Read More)


August 19th - via:
Wow you guys we have 110 backers already... I'm in utter shock at how great you guys have been. I wanted to let you in on a little something we've been talking about here at King Skull Comics... Now that we have 100+ backers I wanted to let you guys... (Read More)

34% GOAL!

August 12th - via:
That's right you read that correctly. We're at 34% of goal. Slightly over a third of the way to delivering to you what will be one of the coolest anthologies around. Spread the word far and wide. Because the closer we get to goal the faster we get to... (Read More)

Featured on Graphic Policy

August 9th - via:
Graphic Policy has given this Kickstarter some love. We're very grateful to all the support we've gotten so far from fans, fellow creators and media. ... (Read More)

Fanbase Press Interview

August 9th - via:
For those of you that may have missed it on the front page. Derek, Neil and myself along with our fellow editors, Hazel and Desiree on Puerto Rico Strong won an Eisner for that book. Fanbase Press did a post Eisner win interview with us. Thought you... (Read More)

NEWSARAMA! We've been featured!

August 8th - via:
This is one of what we hope will be many news sites to feature this Kickstarter. Newsarama was the first and it's fantastic to get the support of one of the biggest comic book news sites. Check out the article via the link I placed here.... (Read More)


August 8th - via:
We're almost a quarter of the way to our goal. We wanted to thank you all for the amazing support. We're on the third day and being this far ahead is fantastic. Still a lot of work to do and a lot of time left. So, we're gonna make the best of it.... (Read More)

The Rundown: August 8, 2019

August 8th - via:
Welcome back to The Rundown, our daily breakdown on comic news stories we missed from the previous day. (Read More)


August 7th - via:
Strange Encounters is a 64-page comic book Anthology about magic, mystery and the Strange Encounters that happen when you meet beings of the supernatural kind. (Read More)

$150 Tier Error

August 6th - via:
Hey everyone. Seems we made a mistake. With the $150 tier I forgot to add that it comes with a copy of the print trade (Jess Taylor cover) and a digital pdf copy as well. My mistake I apologize. We will collect addresses at the end of the Kickstarter... (Read More)


August 6th - via:
Derek Ruiz, Neil Schwartz and I are so incredibly grateful right now. We're currently at a bit over 10% of the goal and the Kickstarter has only been up 6 hours or so. That's BANGARANG in our book. But we still got a ways to go. We'll do everything... (Read More)

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