The Devil Paid Men #1: A Hell-Sprawling Epic Fantasy!

A project in Chicago, IL by Eddie Klinker

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Fantasy/Action series. A group of knights must partner with evil forces in a story about redemption, destiny, and overcoming death.
Backers: 142
Average Pledge Per Backer: $27

Funded: $3,862 of $3,500
Dates: Sep 28th -> Oct 26th (29 days)
Project By: Eddie Klinker
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October 26th - via:
Dear The Devil Paid Men backers and watcher, We are so thankful for all the support you showed our story and continue to show and because of you all we have reached our funding goal with 12 hours to spare!  We can't thank you enough for helping us... (Read More)

35 Hours + Twitter Space Tonight

October 25th - via:
Hello and welcome to the endgame! We have 35 hours to go and we sit just a little under $500 left to reach goal! We are SO CLOSE we can taste it.  Please keep up the support by posting about the campaign, reposting posts, sending to friends, hate... (Read More)

Attention Collectors!

October 23rd - via:
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In the Endgame

October 23rd - via:
Strap up your boots and pull your gloves real tight because... We are in the Final 3 Days of the campaign! Now is when we need all the help to get the word out and push us across the finish line. Here are ways to help: If you've been following along... (Read More)

Maria Wolf Variant Add-On Now Available!

October 20th - via:
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The Final Week Ahead! + Kickstarter Friends

October 19th - via:
Hello and good morning from Chicago! Today marks the official start to our last week of The Devil Paid Men #1 campaign. I can't thank you all enough for the support you have shown us and our gorgeous group of knights. Jimmy and Linda are already... (Read More)


October 12th - via:
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Sweepstakes Winner + Projects We Support

October 6th - via:
Hello Hello! I hope everyone is excited for the weekend! You may have seen me post about a special sweepstakes we are doing where one of you will be randomly selected to win this Jimmy Kucaj sketch.  Well the time has come and I am excited to... (Read More)

Twitter Space Tonight - 7pmCST

October 5th - via:
Hello all! Tonight, myself and Jimmy will be hanging out on a special series finale Twitter space hosted by Ian Mondrick. Ian has hosted these spaces for indie comics for a while now and tonight is HIS LAST SHOW! We'll be joined by the incredible... (Read More)

39% To Goal - Happy Monday!

October 2nd - via:
Hello BBs (Beautiful Backers), I hope everyone had a nice and relaxing weekend. Our campaign sits at 39% to goal right now which is so exciting. We've hit the expected lull that comes after the first day (which is okay!). That first day of launch for... (Read More)

Amazing First Day - Thank you!

September 29th - via:
UNBELIEVABLE! Hello friends! I want to start by thanking all of you for such a great first day on The Devil Paid Men #1 campaign. We thought "it'd be cool if we got $1k on the first day" and we got it in the first 12 hours!! You are all amazing.  I... (Read More)

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