INFERNO GIRL RED BOOKS ONE & TWO by Mat Groom + Erica D'Urso

A project in Los Angeles, CA by Black Market Narrative

Funding Successful

The hit graphic novel series continues -- with more superhero drama, teen angst and Tokusatsu action!
Backers: 1149
Average Pledge Per Backer: $82

Funded: $93,780 of $85,000
Dates: Aug 28th -> Sep 21st (25 days)
Project By: Black Market Narrative
Aw shucks, no tags yet. +Suggest

Suggest Tags

Begin typing to search or pick from a list. You can add multiple tags at the same time!
Saving your suggestions...
Suggestion Saved Successfully
Thank you for your help! The Kicktraq gnomes will get to work on your suggestions very soon.

Please keep in mind not all suggestions may be used, and repeated re-submissions may result in being rejected automatically (and we don't want that to happen).

If you have any questions, have a good idea for a tag, or a more in-depth suggestion - please feel free to let us know!

Hrm... something went wrong.
Hey, bad things happen to the best of us. Don't worry, the gnomes have been dispatched. Maybe try again in a little while.



current pledge level
Last Updated: September 22 @ 00:02 -0400 GMT


of goal
funding period ended


trending toward
Trends are not projections.


of goal

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

Now you can share!

Help your backers reach your daily goals and help others see how you're doing. It's easy, with Kicktraq Mini.

Here are a few quick snippits of code you can use to embed your personalized widget on your website, in your blog, and even on your favorite forum.

HTML for websites & blogs

BBCode for forums
Copy BBCode

Reddit code for... well, Reddit
Copy Reddit Code

Special Note: Kickstarter recently disabled remote embedding for images on project pages, so embedding code doesn't work on project pages (yet) - just everywhere else.

You can read more about it here.
Latest News

The final hours!

September 21st - via:
Hi again, everyone! We’re now entering the last 12 hours of our campaign. Those paying close attention might’ve noticed that we crossed our funding threshold some hours ago – which is great! But we can’t let up the energy in the final... (Read More)

The end of Inferno Girl Red?

September 20th - via:
Well, here we are. The final stretch. And it looks like we’re in for a nail-biter. At the time of writing, we have 36 hours left of the campaign – and $8,000 left before we reach our goal. If we don’t make it, then that’s it for INFERNO GIRL... (Read More)

Huge Massive-Verse reveals– in a Q+A with Kyle Higgins!

September 18th - via:
Hi again, everyone! We’re only a few days from the end of the campaign. We’ve still got some ways to go, but we’re in with a chance. I know I’ve asked this a lot already, but I’m going to do it again– would you consider telling a friend... (Read More)

EXCLUSIVE: Read the full first chapter of INFERNO GIRL RED Volume One

September 18th - via:
Black Market Narrative, the creative collective founded by Kyle Higgins, is in the midst of a Kickstarter campaign for a new entry into the Massive-Verse of superhero stories. Writer Mat Groom, artist Erica D’Urso, colorist Igor Monti, and letterer Becca Carey are returning for another volume of Inferno Girl Red, following the hugely successful first graphic novel Kickstarter and subsequent release as an Image Comics miniseries. (Read More)

A holographic print and a Q&A with Kelly McMahon

September 12th - via:
Hi again, everyone! We’re down to single-digits days left! And, true to form, we remain on the cusp– it’s possible we could still pull this off, but we’ll need all the support we can. As ever, I’d love it if you could tell one person you... (Read More)

Q+A with artist/co-creator Erica D’Urso!

September 7th - via:
Hi again, everyone! First of all, as ever, thank you so much for your ongoing support. Our future is still uncertain, but we’re still in with a fighting chance, but only because so many of you have swapped to higher reward levels and added add-ons... (Read More)

Once-in-a-lifetime opportunities for fans and aspiring creators!

September 5th - via:
Hi again, everyone! If you’re in the US, I hope you had a great long weekend! If you’re elsewhere, I hope you had a great regular weekend! Last update, I mentioned we’d be doing a little Q+A with Erica… but that’ll have to wait until... (Read More)

INFERNO GIRL RED Returns to Kickstarter to Fund Book Two

September 3rd - via:
Back in 2021, Mat Groom and Erica D’Urso launched a highly successful Kickstarter for Inferno Girl Red: Book One. Now, the pair have returned to Kickstarter to bring fans Inferno Girl Red: Book Two! (Read More)

Join IGR: BOOK 2 for a pin and podcasts!

September 1st - via:
--- UPDATE: This is a duplicate of the previous update that was sent immediately before it. Which it looks like I can't delete, unfortunately.  I'm so sorry, everyone– I thought I was sending the update out to the backers of our previous IGR... (Read More)

Help us push forward – get a pin, and podcasts!

September 1st - via:
Hi again, everyone! We’re a couple of days into our campaign now, and we’ve cracked the halfway point! Again, thank you all so much– because of you, we’re in with a shot to make it across the finish line. But we do need to keep pushing– and... (Read More)

New reward tiers to help our big push, including original art by Erica D'Urso!

August 30th - via:
Hello, everyone! Mat Groom here again! Thank you so much for your strong response on our second day—the Nicola Scott original artwork has been claimed, and 3 of the 5 cameo appearance slots have gone as well! But we have to keep pushing hard to... (Read More)

If we’re going to make it, we need your help.

August 29th - via:
Hi, everyone! Mat (co-creator and writer of INFERNO GIRL RED) here! First, and by far most importantly: thank you so much for supporting our campaign in our first day. To have more than 400 of you join us so fast means the world to us, we’re so... (Read More)

Inferno Girl Red Sequel Launches Kickstarter

August 29th - via:
Black Market Narrative has unveiled the next chapter of its tokusatsu-inspired superhero comic book series Inferno Girl Red. (Read More)

Image Comics Series Inferno Girl Red Is Getting a Sequel

August 29th - via:
Black Market Narrative has unveiled the next chapter of its tokusatsu-inspired superhero comic book series Inferno Girl Red. (Read More)

Inferno Girl Red Returns in New Tokusatsu Superhero Adventure

August 28th - via:
The popular comic book series Inferno Girl Red is returning for a sequel. Inferno Girl Red: Book Two will continue this unique mash-up of Japanese tokusatsu adventure and boarding school drama. (Read More)

'Inferno Girl Red' co-creator Mat Groom talks new adventures, heartache galore

August 28th - via:
It’s been a pretty big year for the Massive-verse. Be it the main title, Radiant Black, or recent spin-offs like The Dead Lucky, the universe (led in part by Kyle Higgins) is growing in some compelling (and occasionally meta) ways with each new book. (Read More)

If you have additional news that doesn't appear here, shoot us a link!