Sync or Swim


A project in Staten Island, NY by James Aquilone

Status: Active

120+ Page Comic Anthology with stories by Rodney Barnes, R.C. Matheson, Kim Newman, Peter David, Jonathan Maberry + More
Backers: 1169
Average Daily Pledges: $4,191
Average Pledge Per Backer: $68

Funding: $79,630 of $14,500
Dates: Jan 10th -> Feb 11th (32 days)
Project By: James Aquilone
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Latest News

Steve Niles Is Our Next Stretch Goal; Plus, More Original Art

January 27th - via:
Yes, you heard right — Steve Niles (30 Days of Night, Simon Dark, Batman: Gotham County Line) is going to write a story for our little graphic novel, taking the total to a whopping 12 stories. But we need to get to $85K to make that happen — so... (Read More)

$75K Stretch Goal Unlocked - Free Digital Making of Kolchak 50 Book; More Signed Books

January 26th - via:
We blasted past $75,000 on Tuesday and hit our third stretch goal — the free making of Kolchak 50 digital book. Everyone who backs, no matter what level, gets the book, which will contain scripts, sketches penciled pages and a bunch of other... (Read More)

We Hit a Major Milestone!

January 24th - via:
The first two weeks of the campaign are in the books and we hit a major milestone. More than 1000 Kolchak fans have backed the campaign! Can you believe that? We also topped $70,000 and are very close to unlocking the FREE making-of-Kolchak-50... (Read More)

Signed Dan Brereton One-Shot Comic; Fangoria Covers Kolchak Campaign

January 22nd - via:
Dan Brereton Signed One-Shot Comic Now Available I reached out to artist Dan Brereton and he's agreed to sign copies of the one-shot comic featuring his amazing cover. I expect these to go fast, so act now. 25 are available, some as a reward tier and... (Read More)

New Limited-Edition Signed Print Added; Next Stretch Goal Revealed

January 20th - via:
New Limited-Edition Kolchak Print We have some cool things for you today as we head toward 1000 backers!  New York Times bestselling author and artist John Jennings (Blue Hand Mojo: Hard Times Road) has illustrated a special Kolchak print just for... (Read More)

Gabriel Hardman Story Added — Stretch Goal #2 Unlocked; Plus, 2-Page Preview of Satanic Panic '88

January 17th - via:
11th Story Added! Yes, you heard right. Green Lantern, Star Wars and Hulk writer/artist Gabriel Hardman has joined the Kolchak 50 project. Hardman, who's done the storyboards for such movies as Logan and The Dark Knight Rises, will write and... (Read More)

Gabriel Hardman Joins Kolchak: The Night Stalker 50th Anniversary OGN

January 15th - via:
Moonstone Books has launched their Kickstarter campaign for this all-new, 100+ page, full-colour graphic novel with ten separate stories. And they have hit their goal, and announced their first stretch goal. Which will be a new Kolchak story written and drawn by Invisible Kingdom's Gabriel Hardman if and when the campaign hits $60,000. (Read More)

First Stretch Goal Reached; Info on Kolchak Short Story Submissions

January 12th - via:
We hit our first stretch goal! More than 600 Kolchak fans have now backed the campaign and we're going strong. As our first stretch goal, we're raising the payment for prose stories we accept through our open submissions to $100. If you didn't know,... (Read More)

Some insight into Kolchak graphic novel from editor James Aquilone

January 12th - via:
Moonstone Books is celebrating a cult classic with a Kickstarter campaign for KOLCHAK: THE NIGHT STALKER 50TH ANNIVERSARY GRAPHIC NOVEL. Now live on Kickstarter, this all-new, 100+ page graphic novel will feature 10 stories chronicling the life of monster-hunting reporter Carl Kolchak. Sounds cool, but wait till you hear about the creatives involved. (Read More)

Kolchak Is Back, Baby, and He's Fully Funded

January 11th - via:
Wow! What a first day of the campaign. Here's a quick rundown of highlights. We hit our funding goal in about two and a half hours. Kickstarter made us a Project We Love. We gathered more than 500 backers in the first 24 hours.  We sold out of... (Read More)


January 10th - via:
In 2022, Moonstone Books will celebrate this pop-culture milestone with a Kickstarter campaign for KOLCHAK: THE NIGHT STALKER 50TH ANNIVERSARY GRAPHIC NOVEL, edited by James Aquilone (Classic Monsters Unleashed). This all-new, 100+ page, full-color graphic novel will feature 10 startling stories chronicling the life of monster-hunting reporter Carl Kolchak. (Read More)

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