Hut in the Swamp. Pay What You Want!


A project in Chicago, IL by Austin Hough

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A group of villains inspired by master artists of the 20th century prove worthy opponents for some of history's favorite super heroes!
Backers: 430
Average Pledge Per Backer: $80

Funded: $34,414 of $50,000
Dates: Oct 6th -> Nov 8th (33 days)
Project By: Austin Hough
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Latest News

Need $17,600 to fund

November 7th - via:
We’re in the home stretch! We need to find an additional $17,600 to fund The Masters. We have 392 backers right now. Please reach out to friends, family, and fans. If everyone can bring one new backer to the project that would probably put us over... (Read More)

$32,000 with 24 hours to go!

November 7th - via:
We can do this!  (Read More)

We Passed $25,000!!! FREE Sticker Sheets for EVERY BACKER

November 6th - via:
We surged past $25,000 yesterday which means every backer gets free sheets of stickers of The Masters and The Power Corps designed by Power Comics contributor Darryl Young! Darryl's art is featured in the 2022 Power Comics Wall Calendar. Thank you... (Read More)

First Retail Case SOLD! Yancy Street Comics in Port Richey Florida

November 5th - via:
Pushing us closer to $30,000, Yancy Street Comics in Port Richey has pledged $750 to a 250 issue case of The Masters!!! Along with this case of comics, Power Comics will be sponsoring appearances by Masters' contributing artists Pat Borderick, Bart... (Read More)


November 5th - via:
LONG READ but IMPORTANT! THANK YOU! Masters Backers! There are only 62 hours remaining to raise $23,000.  That is about $375 an hour.  AND, I THINK WE CAN DO IT! It's going to take a group effort, but if you all want to see The Masters funded, AND... (Read More)

7 Days Left! Can You Help Us Connect With Social Media Influencers?

November 1st - via:
Masters Backers we are heading into the home stretch and we have to ramp it up a notch or two if we are to fund this project. To help get the word out about The Masters Kickstarter, here are email addresses, Twitter handles, Instagram and Facebook... (Read More)

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November 1st - via:
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October 30th - via:
Currently we are 40% funded with 8 days remaining.  We are averaging approximately $85 per pledge with 239 backers and almost $20,000 raised. I  believe it is safe to say we all want to see this project funded so I am calling on each and every one... (Read More)

All DIGITAL VERSIONS now available as ADD-ONS!

October 28th - via:
Thanks for pointing out I had not listed them as add-ons!   I appreciate you all and your support. Now let's get this project funded! :) Austin  (Read More)


October 27th - via:
Individual digital rewards are now available for the Who's Who book, Bring On The Masters, The Masters Trade, the 2022 Wall Calendar, AND the audio recording. Also, they are all available together as a package for only $75. You spoke. We listened.... (Read More)


October 26th - via:
Stay tuned as I will be adding an ALL-DIGITAL REWARD PACKAGE and individual digital add-ons that include, the Who's Who book, the trade, the Treasury edition, the Calendar, and the Audio Recording. Please share this news especially with your... (Read More)

Thank you BACKERS! We have reached $15,000! We have unlocked The Masters Coloring Book!

October 25th - via:
The 12-page Masters Coloring Book featuring all the characters in the Power Comics Universe as a $15 add-on! Pictures coming soon! Interior images, cover, and layouts created by Alejandro Rosado!  Check out his most recent Kickstarter here:... (Read More)

Calling All Masters BACKERS! Can you help us out with a small favor?

October 23rd - via:
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We are close to unlocking The Masters Coloring Books at $15,000

October 23rd - via:
Good afternoon Masters BACKERS! We are less than $1,000 away from unlocking The Masters Coloring Books from Alejandro Rosado! Please invite your friends to back The Masters or increase your pledges if you can so we can unlock what is sure to be a fan... (Read More)

Masters and Power Corps shirts NOW available as an Add-On! $20 each or 3 for $50

October 19th - via:
We have eclipsed $10,000 on Kickstarter!  Now we still have a long way to go (and a short time to get there), but I promised once we eclipsed 10 grand we would make Masters and Power Corps shirts available. Please head on over to The Masters... (Read More)

100 BACKERS!!!

October 11th - via:
We have eclipsed the 100 backer mark! Thank you all for your support. We truly appreciate you! Now we still have a little ways to go to get this funded, so please help spread the word. Thanks again for backing The Masters. Austin Hough Publisher... (Read More)

New Reward: Who's Who in the Power Comics Universe

October 7th - via:
Somebody asked if they could only buy the Who's Who in the Power Comics Universe single issue comic book.  And, I said, "SURE!" So, it is now it's own reward!  $10 and it is YOURS! Peace, Love, and The Masters! Austin Hough Publisher Power Comics... (Read More)

New Rewards Added!!!

October 7th - via:
You asked for it, You got it! Several people asked for just the digital download.  That has been added as a reward for $10.  We had mistakenly had it listed as an add-on.  Please forgive us.  It is now a  REWARD! Also, we were asked to have a... (Read More)

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