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Paradox Girl: Issues #1 & #2

A project in Helena, MT by Paradox Girl

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Cayti Bourquin and Yishan Li's highly-acclaimed, quirky, time-traveling paradox begins her journey in issues #1 & #2 of Paradox Girl!
Backers: 1721
Average Pledge Per Backer: $22

Funded: $38,222 of $10,000
Dates: Jan 11th -> Feb 10th (30 days)
Project By: Paradox Girl
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Latest News

FIRST WATCH: A Day in the Life of a Paradox with this Preview of PARADOX GIRL Vol.1 From Image/Top Cow

April 13th - via:
Image/Top Cow has unveiled a sneak peek at the forthcoming superhero graphic novel, Paradox Girl, Vol. 1 by Cayti Bourquin and Yishan Li. The series begins this May from Image/Top Cow Productions. As a hero with the power to go anywhere and anywhen, Paradox Girl has made an absolute mess of her own life. She’s changed history so often that she isn’t even sure who she is anymore. (Read More)


February 9th - via:
We're heading into the last 24 hours now!  PG may have infinite ability to travel to the same point in time, but the rest of us are mostly stranded in this linear time frame. So if you haven't backed yet, this is your last chance to get in on one... (Read More)

All of the WOOT

February 8th - via:
WOO!  I didn't get lost.  I'm here and on time for once!   WOO! I didn't get lost I'm here- I just said that!  Now I- WOO! I didn't get lost I'm here- OMG can I stop for just like a second.  UGH.  Three of me might be too much for me to... (Read More)

Profile: Sara Quinn

February 5th - via:
Time for the next in our series of profiles of the people who've been working behind the scenes to bring Paradox Girl to you! This time: Our crowdfunding expert, Sara Quinn! Sara & Brendan Quinn Who are you? I was born in Seattle, Washington,... (Read More)

Issue #3 Unlocked!

February 3rd - via:
We've passed $25,000, so now every backer gets a digital copy of Paradox Girl Issue #3: Chekov's Gun's Paradox! So soon you'll be able to find out how PG & AM wound up in this situation: As well as whose fault this is: Having come this far, we've... (Read More)

1000 Backers!

February 2nd - via:
Just a week to go, and we're very close to unlocking the digital version of Issue #3! We also passed 1000 backers last night, which is even more exciting than the campaign total, knowing that so many people are fans of what we're doing. I know it... (Read More)

Contest Results!

January 31st - via:
And the winner is... Kirstie Bash, with:  "When you're in a good project, and you're the only one doing the work." Well done, Kirstie! You'll be getting an extra shirt of your choice, and we'll be reimbursing the shipping costs on your reward. We... (Read More)

Profile: Harley Williams

January 30th - via:
I thought you might like to meet some of the people (other than Cayti and Yishan) who have helped to bring Paradox Girl to you, so here is the first in a series of profiles wherein we can introduce them and provide a little look behind the scenes... (Read More)

Tee Time

January 28th - via:
Okay okay okay, before we hit $20k I just want to say... Wait, what? Okay I'm being told that I missed the $20k threshold by like 12 hours.  So that's close at least! Well, now I guess I will thank you for reaching my self-decided arbitrary goal of... (Read More)

Caption This!

January 27th - via:
Wanna see something cool? Here’s the alt cover for PG #1! (Some of you got your first peek at this on imgur the other day!) Just for fun, we’re going to play a little game called “Caption This!” You have to be a backer to play, because if you... (Read More)

Other Kickstarters: Is'nana the Were-Spider & Kill Squad

January 26th - via:
Two more of our neighbours for you to meet today, both dealing with questions of identity and what makes one a hero. The first is Is'nana the Were-Spider, in which Greg Anderson-Elysee tells the story of the son of Anansi the Spider God, who has to... (Read More)

Paradox Girl: Indie comic comes out of Helena

January 25th - via:
Surpassing its Kickstarter goal by almost $7,000, Paradox Girl is a new comic out of Helena from creator Cayti Bourquin and parent company Hana Comics. (Read More)

ANNOUNCING: Paradox Girl Issue #3!

January 24th - via:
Time for a big announcement! This is the one we've been looking forward to making! It looks like we're on track to end our campaign with $25,000, more than twice our initial goal! As an extra special thank you to our backers, if we hit that mark... (Read More)

Well, You Paid For It...

January 23rd - via:
Now you're gonna pay for it. Prepare for groan-inducing shenanigans as Paradox Girl recounts the tale of the Spilled Milk War in a new 4 page mini comic exclusively for backers! You'll laugh, you'll cringe, you'll cry... ...over spilled milk.  (Read More)

Stickers! (Stickers included.)

January 22nd - via:
Congratulations, you've unlocked Paradox Girl stickers for all shipping orders! We've just started working on the art for them, but here's a digital mockup of one we made yesterday, applied to Sara's laptop:  And we're rapidly closing in on... (Read More)

Waffos! (Waffos not guaranteed.)

January 20th - via:
PG here. Sup? I just got back from tomorrow and you got us up to $12,000 and I know there wasn't any sort of like, unlock there, so I bought you this box of Waffos!  ...but then I ate them...  enjoy the box though! OFFICIAL PARADOX GIRL PRINT... (Read More)

First Week

January 18th - via:
Hi everyone, Peter here! It's been an exciting first week for us. We've met our goal already, thanks again to you. We've seen pledges drop off dramatically since we reached it, and what that suggests to us is that people were spending more to make... (Read More)


January 17th - via:
Thanks to your efforts we've made our goal in only a week!  We're working on some stretch goals, so stay tuned.  We're super grateful for everything you've done, and promise there's some exciting things just around the corner.   Thank you for... (Read More)

T-Shirt Poll Ends Tonight!

January 17th - via:
Just a quick reminder of our T-shirt poll, we'll close voting at 9 PST tonight, so don't forget to vote! And we can't quite believe we're nearly at 95% of our goal already!  (Read More)

Thank you!

January 16th - via:
Hi all, I'm Cayti, the writer and creator of Paradox Girl. I know it's been a lot of updates in just a few days, but I wanted to jump in here and say how amazing this has all been.  We're now at about 250 supporters and for me it's incredible that... (Read More)

New T-Shirt Design!

January 15th - via:
You know how we've been telling you how much we appreciate you all? Well, actions speak louder than words, and we wanted to do something special to show you our appreciation!We're adding a second T-shirt design. Anyone getting a Paradox Girl T-Shirt,... (Read More)

We're loved!

January 14th - via:
We found out today that we've been picked by the Kickstarter staff as one of their "Projects We Love"! We're thrilled to be picked, thank you to the Kickstarter staff for choosing us, and once again thank you to all of our backers for believing in us... (Read More)

Other Kickstarters: Grinidon

January 14th - via:
We've been getting to know our indie comic neighbours here on Kickstarter. One of them is J. Miles Dunn, whose beautiful epic fantasy graphic novel Grinidon is just four days away from the end of its campaign! If this looks like your kind of thing,... (Read More)

The Paradox Girl Unhelpful Wall Clock

January 13th - via:
Hi everyone, Peter here. I'm the editor of Paradox Girl and I also do a lot of the little bits of graphic design that need doing, like the logos and merchandise.  I wanted to share a bigger picture of the PG wall clock with you, so you can read the... (Read More)

You guys are amazing!

January 12th - via:
Not even 24 hours in and we're already past the 25% mark! We're off to a great start thanks to you, but we still have a way to go. That's why it would be wonderful if you could help spread the word. It's all-or-nothing now, the rest of PG's future... (Read More)

Here we go!

January 11th - via:
Finally, we're live! Thank you all so much for your support in getting us this far! An hour or two into the campaign and we've already got 13 backers, one of whom gets to be the infamous 13th Monkey! Let's hope he has insurance!   (Read More)

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