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Broken Telephone (The Whole Story 2014)

A project in Busan, South Korea by Ryan Estrada

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Backers: 1599
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Funded: $31,863 of $25,000
Dates: Nov 14th -> Dec 14th (30 days)
Project By: Ryan Estrada
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Latest News


December 12th - via: kickstarter.com
We did it you guys, we did it. 100%. Broken Telephone is happening, and CJ's life is saved! (um, Spoilers, sorry. If anyone was expecting me to murder a small child at the end of the book I just ruined everything for you, sorry.) There's still some... (Read More)

Stretch goals!

December 11th - via: kickstarter.com
You guys, you guys, oh my gosh, we're right at the end here! Only two full days remain!Poor CJ, up above, he's freaking out. The chapter where his life is in danger has already been drawn, and if we don't reach our goal I can't hire Strip Search's... (Read More)

Almost there!

December 9th - via: kickstarter.com
Concept art from Kelly Bastow's Wax & Wane Happy Monday! We're right at the tail end of this thing, and we've got $4000 to raise in 4 days to get funded! We can do this, everyone! Of course I'm rooting for a little more than 100% because I don't... (Read More)

This animation will help us through our final week!

December 6th - via: kickstarter.com
THIS IS THE FINAL WEEK!Now is the time to finalize your pledges, to make sure you don't miss out on any of the super cool comics you want! I made this handy animated chart so that you can see exactly what digital rewards come with which tier. If you... (Read More)

We're one of the most interesting comics of the week

December 5th - via: kickstarter.com
We can do this, dudes! As long as we can maintain an average of $1000 in new pledges a day, Broken Telephone will happen! We've been doing it for the last couple of days! Thank you SO MUCH for all the help spreading the word, and the kind words, the... (Read More)

High fives, both literal and figurative.

December 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
 Broken Telephone artist Matt Cummings did this warmup sketch today of Lao from his story Disengaged. Two new tiers added!I've added a $5 "HIGH FIVE" tier. It comes with the exact same rewards as the $1 tier, but you can feel slightly better about... (Read More)

New character, new book, new tier!

December 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
I've got so much new stuff for you today! NEW CHARACTER!Meet Gerald. Gerald is a hunter whose newest prey is a man. Gerald knows that the only thing that can stop a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with a gun who happens to be in the right place at... (Read More)

Awesome art and a Kickstarter character crossover!

November 30th - via: kickstarter.com
Our artists have been working! You've already seen Kelly Bastow's evolution of The General, but one of the fun thing about this book is going to be seeing the same characters in the hands of multiple artists. So she's been doing some doodles of Aru,... (Read More)

Happy Thanksgiving! Here's some art!

November 28th - via: kickstarter.com
 This hellamazing art is brought to you by Lazy artist Carolyn C. Nowak* who's illustrating the political farce "Exceptional Circumstances." Where did I get all these weird story titles? Well, in my research I just looked for the technical terms... (Read More)

Today is the day!

November 26th - via: kickstarter.com
This is the day we will reach 50% funded! I can feel it in my bones!To thank whoever it is whose pledge bumps us up over the 50% mark, that person will be automatically upgraded to the $100 reward. Even if they pledge a dollar and even if they didn't... (Read More)

Activist grandmas, art hacks and bears.

November 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Wow, you guys. What a rally. Over the weekend, crowdfunding tools site Kicktraq predicted that we weren't going to make our goal. I posted a quick tweet on Sunday morning about it and Twitter went CRAZY with tons of people rushing to support the... (Read More)

The first reward ships Monday.

November 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Monday, what? This Kickstarter ain't even over yet. whaaaaat? Yes. This Monday, I'll be sending out copies of The Bear From The Bear and The Beach From The Beach to everyone who's pledged $24 or higher. Here's a sneak peek... This book is part of the... (Read More)

New character added! Meet Peter.

November 21st - via: kickstarter.com
This is Peter. He's a man of few words, but those words get him, shall we say, in a tight spot. Oh man, a few months from now when you know the context you're totally going to yell at me for that terrible joke. He was designed by Brittney Sabo who... (Read More)

4 more books added!

November 20th - via: kickstarter.com
I just added four more books to the Back To The Bundle tier! FOUR BOOKS BY GABE FREAKING SWARR. Who is Gabe Swarr, you ask? Well if you're not familiar with his amazing contributions to comics- Life In The Analog Age and Big Pants Mouse... maybe... (Read More)

Birthday update!

November 19th - via: kickstarter.com
By my Korean time zone watch, it's officially my birthday! (In US time zones, it's Broken Telephone artist Amanda Lafreinas' birthday!) My goal is to reach $8680 by the end of the day. Why so specific an amount? Because that will mean we beat the... (Read More)

The origin of Broken Telephone and the evolution of The General.

November 17th - via: kickstarter.com
HUGE thanks to everyone who has backed, checked out, shared, tweeted and talked up our project so far! THIS IS SO EXCITING, YOU GUYS! The origin of Broken TelephoneIn 2006, I was working as a trainer for a CitiBank call center. My job was to listen... (Read More)

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