Faction - comic anthology

By Damon Keen

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Faction - Comic Anthology

Project 2012-10-10 06:03:24 +1300

If you're a comic artist in New Zealand, getting your work seen isn't always easy! 

That's why we're launching a brand new comic anthology called Faction, which we intend to release twice a year. Our aim is to showcase some of the spectacular comic art that is produced in New Zealand – both to markets here and overseas.

At the same time, we want to build up a guaranteed audience for kiwi comic artists, by growing a database of readers for Faction, so that as we move forward, each issue has more and more readers. 

To do this, we'll be giving away the digital version of Faction (perfect for the iPad and other tablets, but also readable on your computer) for free! All you need to do is subscribe on our website - and you can read each and every issue at no charge! 

We will also create a print version - for people who like their comics hard, and to help market the online version. In addition, we plan to market it with fliers and posters. That's why we need your support - to pay for our print costs - so we can get this beautiful looking comic out to as many people as possible!



Contributors

Ant Sang -Creator of Dharma Punks, Shaolin Burning and many of the characters in Bro'Town. Visit website

Greg Broadmore - Designer of many of the cool gadgets from District 9 and heaps of other Weta blockbusters. Visit website  

Jonathan King - Director of Under the Mountain and Black Sheep. Visit website

Roger Langridge - Legendary Kiwi comic artist who's work has included Popeye, The Muppet Show and Knuckles the Malevolent Nun. Visit website


Rewards

ALL REWARDS get the FREE digital version on the comic sent to them!
YOINK - also includes the bookmark.
BOOM - the Poster is of Greg Broadmore's "Hikoi" (left-most image, above). This reward also includes a hard copy of the comic. 
BLASTER - also includes the hard copy of the comic and poster.

All higher rewards include the comic, poster and bookmark!


See our website for all the other wonderful artists on board for issue one, and subscribe to get the digital comic completely FREE!

www.factioncomics.co.nz


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PLEDGEME SUCESS!

19/11/2012 at 2:05 AM

Thanks to you, we reached our target on PledgeMe! Yay!!

Thank you so much for your support. It really means a lot. We'll start organising and sending out our rewards over the next month, so we'll be in touch with you individually to grab adresses and suchnot. Some items may take longer to get out to you, but we promise, we will get there in the end. 

In the meantime, thanks to you, Faction is off to the printers - and it's looking AMAZING! We can't wait for you all to see it - you won't be disappointed.

Damon and Amie

PS: As an extra way of showing our appreciation, we're immortalizing the names of all plegers on the back page of the comic. Watch out for it from December 5!

New reward added!

17/10/2012 at 10:47 PM

Thanks for all your pledges so far! And to celebrate, we've created a new reward...

Get a original sketch of yourself as a superhero! Just supply comic artist,Damon Keen with a photo of yourself, and he'll turn you into a superhero. 

(The sketch with be on A4 paper, and may take a few weeks to be completed following the successful completion of the PledgeMe campaign.)

Thanks again - and please share with your friends and family!

D + A

PS: Not sure about Damon's mad skills? Check out an older comic he drew here: http://www.3badmonkeys.com/2011/06/one-fell-swoop.html

    Pledgers 80

    Mat Tait
    2012-10-17 20:35:26 +1300
    Sam Orchard Comics
    2012-10-17 11:20:44 +1300
    Ross Keen
    2012-10-16 19:20:08 +1300
    Philip Patston
    2012-10-16 18:46:31 +1300
    Lesley Slade
    2012-10-16 17:17:52 +1300
    Nick FitzHerbert
    2012-10-16 14:28:20 +1300
    Anonymous pledger
    2012-10-16 10:06:35 +1300
    Natasha Salt
    2012-10-15 18:34:01 +1300
    Gail Ingram
    2012-10-15 16:51:02 +1300
    Fern Mercier
    2012-10-15 14:36:04 +1300
    Emma Tatham
    2012-10-15 08:20:27 +1300
    Michael Eldred
    2012-10-13 15:23:18 +1300
    Dave Haszerofriends
    2012-10-13 12:48:08 +1300
    Suzanne Butler
    2012-10-12 14:27:21 +1300
    Kylie Gibbon
    2012-10-12 13:12:29 +1300
    Phillip Kite
    2012-10-11 22:41:50 +1300
    Amanda Peart
    2012-10-11 21:27:51 +1300
    Stephen Brookbanks
    2012-10-11 20:21:29 +1300
    Tamara Faanana
    2012-10-11 19:13:52 +1300
    Czepta Gold
    2012-10-11 18:53:18 +1300

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    Faction - Comic Anthology

    Project 2012-10-10 06:03:24 +1300

    If you're a comic artist in New Zealand, getting your work seen isn't always easy! 

    That's why we're launching a brand new comic anthology called Faction, which we intend to release twice a year. Our aim is to showcase some of the spectacular comic art that is produced in New Zealand – both to markets here and overseas.

    At the same time, we want to build up a guaranteed audience for kiwi comic artists, by growing a database of readers for Faction, so that as we move forward, each issue has more and more readers. 

    To do this, we'll be giving away the digital version of Faction (perfect for the iPad and other tablets, but also readable on your computer) for free! All you need to do is subscribe on our website - and you can read each and every issue at no charge! 

    We will also create a print version - for people who like their comics hard, and to help market the online version. In addition, we plan to market it with fliers and posters. That's why we need your support - to pay for our print costs - so we can get this beautiful looking comic out to as many people as possible!



    Contributors

    Ant Sang -Creator of Dharma Punks, Shaolin Burning and many of the characters in Bro'Town. Visit website

    Greg Broadmore - Designer of many of the cool gadgets from District 9 and heaps of other Weta blockbusters. Visit website  

    Jonathan King - Director of Under the Mountain and Black Sheep. Visit website

    Roger Langridge - Legendary Kiwi comic artist who's work has included Popeye, The Muppet Show and Knuckles the Malevolent Nun. Visit website


    Rewards

    ALL REWARDS get the FREE digital version on the comic sent to them!
    YOINK - also includes the bookmark.
    BOOM - the Poster is of Greg Broadmore's "Hikoi" (left-most image, above). This reward also includes a hard copy of the comic. 
    BLASTER - also includes the hard copy of the comic and poster.

    All higher rewards include the comic, poster and bookmark!


    See our website for all the other wonderful artists on board for issue one, and subscribe to get the digital comic completely FREE!

    www.factioncomics.co.nz


    Comments

    PLEDGEME SUCESS!

    19/11/2012 at 2:05 AM

    Thanks to you, we reached our target on PledgeMe! Yay!!

    Thank you so much for your support. It really means a lot. We'll start organising and sending out our rewards over the next month, so we'll be in touch with you individually to grab adresses and suchnot. Some items may take longer to get out to you, but we promise, we will get there in the end. 

    In the meantime, thanks to you, Faction is off to the printers - and it's looking AMAZING! We can't wait for you all to see it - you won't be disappointed.

    Damon and Amie

    PS: As an extra way of showing our appreciation, we're immortalizing the names of all plegers on the back page of the comic. Watch out for it from December 5!

    New reward added!

    17/10/2012 at 10:47 PM

    Thanks for all your pledges so far! And to celebrate, we've created a new reward...

    Get a original sketch of yourself as a superhero! Just supply comic artist,Damon Keen with a photo of yourself, and he'll turn you into a superhero. 

    (The sketch with be on A4 paper, and may take a few weeks to be completed following the successful completion of the PledgeMe campaign.)

    Thanks again - and please share with your friends and family!

    D + A

    PS: Not sure about Damon's mad skills? Check out an older comic he drew here: http://www.3badmonkeys.com/2011/06/one-fell-swoop.html
      Mat Tait
      2012-10-17 20:35:26 +1300
      Sam Orchard Comics
      2012-10-17 11:20:44 +1300
      Ross Keen
      2012-10-16 19:20:08 +1300
      Philip Patston
      2012-10-16 18:46:31 +1300
      Lesley Slade
      2012-10-16 17:17:52 +1300
      Nick FitzHerbert
      2012-10-16 14:28:20 +1300
      Anonymous pledger
      2012-10-16 10:06:35 +1300
      Natasha Salt
      2012-10-15 18:34:01 +1300
      Gail Ingram
      2012-10-15 16:51:02 +1300
      Fern Mercier
      2012-10-15 14:36:04 +1300
      Emma Tatham
      2012-10-15 08:20:27 +1300
      Michael Eldred
      2012-10-13 15:23:18 +1300
      Dave Haszerofriends
      2012-10-13 12:48:08 +1300
      Suzanne Butler
      2012-10-12 14:27:21 +1300
      Kylie Gibbon
      2012-10-12 13:12:29 +1300
      Phillip Kite
      2012-10-11 22:41:50 +1300
      Amanda Peart
      2012-10-11 21:27:51 +1300
      Stephen Brookbanks
      2012-10-11 20:21:29 +1300
      Tamara Faanana
      2012-10-11 19:13:52 +1300
      Czepta Gold
      2012-10-11 18:53:18 +1300

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