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Midnight Highway #1-2: an 80's-inspired sci-fi/horror comic

A project in Beckley, WV by William Tener

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The second issue in the "Alice in Wonderland meets Twilight Zone" trip through the supernatural takes place in a haunted arcade.
Backers: 312
Average Pledge Per Backer: $35

Funded: $10,861 of $6,000
Dates: Jul 14th -> Aug 12th (30 days)
Project By: William Tener
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Latest News

4 Days Left!

August 7th - via:
We are BEYOND grateful for you all. Truly.  This book is a passion project through and through for both Alex and myself. We have so many adventures we want to take you on through this wild, surreal world and glad to have you all onboard.  While, we... (Read More)

Holofoil Print!

August 2nd - via:
Hey all! Just wanted to share this with you since I mentioned it on the last update. This is the holofoil print by Summer Dale that unlocks for everyone that backs a physical tier (digital file, also, for the digital and physical backers).  We are... (Read More)

Stretch goal announced! New member of the team!

July 28th - via:
Hey gang! Wanted to check in with you and give you some brief updates. We are nearing completion of the book. Alex and I are very excited to welcome Kevin Anthony De Castro (Tevan) to our team as the new colorist for Midnight Highway. Unfortunate... (Read More)

80's-Inspired Sci-Fi/Horror Comic 'Midnight Highway #2' is on Kickstarter

July 25th - via:
Comic book writers Mike Tener and Alex Maday (the creators of Midnight Highway) have returned to Kickstarter for Midnight Highway #2. Joining them for another round of ceremoniously weird horror is artist Alexander Malyshev, colorist Alexander Malyshev, and letter Dave Lentz. (Read More)


July 19th - via:
Whoosh! That's the sound of how fast this last week has flown by. This has ABSOLUTELY overshadowed the campaign for #1! Amazing to see us fund in under a week. Thank you, thank you, thank you! We are extremely excited to see where we finish. We've... (Read More)

Almost to goal!

July 17th - via:
An amazing first three  days. That's all that both Alex and myself have been able to say.  We are almost to goal, then we can begin looking at stretch goals (which we have NO CLUE what we will do at this point, but we believe it'll something very... (Read More)

Day One!

July 14th - via:
Hey all! Just wanted to open up this campaign with a huge THANK YOU for this incredible first day! 118 backers and $4,558??? Insane! I wanted to share with this first segment from Episode 2 of Midnight Highway Radio (some backers from Issue 1 will... (Read More)

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