Beyond the Western Deep: Volume One

Group Chat — A comics anthology about friendship

A project in Austin, TX by POMEgranate Magazine

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Group Chat is a comics anthology about friendship and found family.
Backers: 437
Average Pledge Per Backer: $32

Funded: $13,802 of $10,000
Dates: Apr 9th -> May 9th (30 days)
Project By: POMEgranate Magazine
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Latest News

Nearly there!! One week left!

May 1st - via:
POMEs, it's hard to believe but we're at almost 1 week left in our campaign, and we're nearing 95%!! Thanks so much for all of your support!! To help us push through that final 5% (and maybe to one of our stretch goals???) we're introducing two new... (Read More)

The first proof has arrived!!

April 26th - via:
We are feeling lots of things right now, because the first proof of Group Chat just arrived on our doorstep!! Ahhhhh!!!! We have just a couple of minor adjustments to make to the cover (embiggen the spine a bit, go with a thicker cover paper), but... (Read More)

Pages preview 😎

April 24th - via:
POMEs, we're at almost 80%!! Ahhh!!! We're so excited! We're so excited, in fact, that we decided to give everybody a sneak peak at each comic featured in Group Chat. Head over to the POMEmag website and check it out!  (Read More)

A new tier, featuring something cute you can wear!

April 20th - via:
My lovely POMEs, we're at 71% funded!! This is amazing! We're so close to our goal, thank you all so much for spreading the word! Because we're so excited, we decided to make a super cute enamel pin as an new tier reward! It features the purple phone... (Read More)

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April 17th - via:
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Crowdfunding Watch: Friendship, Bondage and the Public Domain

April 16th - via:
Come on over and dip your toes into the latest offerings from creators across the web as we dive into this week’s Crowdfunding Watch. (Read More)

A new tier, just for Friends!

April 13th - via:
In the name of friendship, we have a new tier for you! People With Bunny Ears Emoji — get 2 physical copies of Group chat at a special rate, one for you and another for a friend! You also get the mobile background of the Group Chat cover to share.... (Read More)

The cover ~*~in real life~*~

April 12th - via:
Dearest backers, loveliest backers!! We're at 45% already and we are floored. Thank you so, so much! Yesterday we got some of the proofs of the cover in the mail — here's a sneak peak! It looks as good in Real Life as it does on our screens!... (Read More)

First update!

April 11th - via:
Holy cow, we're already at the 30% mark!! I think I speak with everybody involved when I say AHHHH THANK YOU!!! 😭😭😭We're overwhelmed and so grateful for y'alls initial outpouring of support. This book means so much to us, and we can't wait... (Read More)

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