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Batman Artist Graham Nolan's Return to Monster Island!

A project in Buffalo, NY by Graham Nolan

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More monsters! More aliens! More classic comics adventure with Return to Monster Island by Bane co-creator Graham Nolan!
Backers: 380
Average Pledge Per Backer: $85

Funded: $32,245 of $29,500
Dates: Mar 12th -> Apr 11th (31 days)
Project By: Graham Nolan
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Latest News

Can we reach $34K?!

April 11th - via:
With a little more than an hour left in the campaign, we're just a shade away from $32,000. Dare we dream of reaching $34,000? As a last-minute stretch goal, we're adding a new, hand-signed print from Graham Nolan that will be included in all... (Read More)


April 11th - via:
Graham Nolan’s Return to Monster Island has been FUNDED! Thank you all so much! For us, this is the equivalent of hitting the game-winning shot at the buzzer. As promised, Graham will be signing every copy of the books and comics! You, our faithful... (Read More)

All Signs Point to Signed!

April 10th - via:
Time’s almost up!  There’s just one day left, and we have some monstrous news! If funded, ALL BOOKS will be hand signed by Graham Nolan! Our funding goal is right around the corner, and we’re confident that with your help, we can get this... (Read More)

The Final Countdown!

April 9th - via:
Hello again, Monster Maniacs!  It looks like our big push is paying off! We’re about $3,000 away from our funding goal with just a little more than two days left! Thanks so much for rallying for this great project.  As a token of our gratitude,... (Read More)

Three Days To Go!

April 8th - via:
Hello, Maniacs! With just three days left in the campaign, we wanted to show off a bit more of Graham Nolan’s artwork for Return to Monster Island. Check out these freshly inked pages straight from Graham’s drawing board! Graham has already drawn... (Read More)

Back in Black

April 5th - via:
Hello, Monster Mavens, Today we’re taking a closer look at Black Book: The Art of Graham Nolan. This 112-page hardcover is chock full of commissions, interior pages, covers, rarities, and so much more, much of it never published before! If you’re... (Read More)

Status Report!

April 4th - via:
Good morning, maniacs! We have some exciting stuff to show off today! The whole team has been toiling away, creating the artwork for the epic story contained in Return to Monster Island. Writer-artist Graham Nolan has been drawing up a storm, and... (Read More)

View The Preview!

April 3rd - via:
Hello, Monster Fiends!  Today we want to draw your attention down to the bottom of the campaign scroll. That’s where you’ll find a fantastic preview of the next chapter in the lives of our heroes Mac and Duke. There’s no time for beach time,... (Read More)

Graham Nolan Press Tour: Stop #1

April 1st - via:
Good afternoon, Monster Maniacs! With the campaign in full swing, Graham will be taking to the airwaves to discuss and promote Return to Monster Island!  Graham’s first stop will be tomorrow on Billy Tucci’s Crowdfunding Comics YouTube channel.... (Read More)

Making Remarques!

March 31st - via:
With only 300 copies of the Monster Island 20th Anniversary Creator’s Edition printed, this is your rare chance to get one of 10 remarqued editions of the book at the $175 pledge level. Each copy includes a monstrous remarque of his choice by... (Read More)

Bat-tacular Original Art!

March 30th - via:
Hello, Monster Mavens,  Graham has opened his vault for a second time to showcase this tremendous piece of art from DETECTIVE #701, the pages 2-3 spread! This one has them all: Nightwing, Robin, Huntress, and Batman! This inked, one-of-a-kind piece... (Read More)

The Black Book Series!

March 29th - via:
Hi Monster Maniacs, The Black Book series of art books was created to give a glimpse into the private collections of acclaimed comic artists, including unused pages, covers, commissions, and so much more. Each hardcover volume is over 100 pages, and... (Read More)

The Monster Boxes

March 28th - via:
Good morning, Monster Maniacs! You may have noticed the most excellent Monster Box reward packages being offered in limited supply on the Return to Monster Island campaign. Let’s take a closer look!  First up: The Monster Box. Limited to just 20,... (Read More)

I’m Graham Nolan, Ask Me Anything!

March 27th - via:
Good morning from Monster Island! Have you ever wanted to ask Graham Nolan anything? You’re in luck! Graham will be taking to Reddit this Thursday, March 28, at 2 p.m. Eastern for his very own AMA! Hosted by the kind folks at r/comicbooks, this... (Read More)

From The Vault of Graham Nolan

March 26th - via:
Good morning from Monster Island! As you may know, Graham Nolan, like many artists, likes to keep a muscular grip on his original artwork, so it is a rare occurrence that any of those pieces ever escape his mighty grasp. The Return to Monster Island... (Read More)

Progress From Monster Island!

March 25th - via:
Good afternoon, Monster Maniacs! Today, we bring you progress from the Island, or rather, Graham Nolan’s drawing board! Caption this sequence in the comments! Graham has been hard at work putting these amazingly inked pages together, and it surely... (Read More)

Adventure to Grinidon

March 22nd - via:
Good afternoon, Monster Maniacs! Let’s talk about Grinidon! Grinidon: A Fantasy Graphic Novel - Volume 4has just three days left in their campaign, which offers up some devilishly good stuff such as t-shirts, plushies, autographed collectibles, and... (Read More)

Covers by Butch Guice, Lee Weeks, and Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez!

March 21st - via:
Good afternoon, Maniacs! Today we’d like to cover these beautiful, highly-collectible Return to Monster Island single-issue variants.  Graham has a pretty impressive list of artist friends, and we’re put three of them to work creating covers for... (Read More)

Heads Are Gonna Roll!

March 20th - via:
Hello, Monster Maniacs! With so many great pledge levels, it’s time to spotlight one of our favorites, the Graham Nolan head sketch!  Some of the best comics ever had floating heads on the covers, right? Now is your chance to get a monstrous or... (Read More)

Color Me Monstrous!

March 14th - via:
Hello again, Maniacs! Hope your days are going ghoulishly well! Today we’re highlighting the full-color version of the classic Monster Island. What it is it? Where did it come from? And why is it so furry? As some of you may know, we recently... (Read More)

A Behemoth First Day!

March 13th - via:
Gooooooood morning, Monster Maniacs! One day in, and we’ve already crushed 20% of our funding goal thanks to you! Nobody says "thank you" like Big Blue Thanks for your early pledges. It really means a lot to have everyone back here with us for... (Read More)

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