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The Golem of Venice Beach—A Graphic Novel by Chanan Beizer

A project in San Diego, CA by Clover Press

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Art by Vanessa Cardinali, Bill Sienkiewicz, Jae Lee, Paul Pope, Nick Pitarra, Stephen R. Bissette & Michael Allred
Backers: 848
Average Pledge Per Backer: $54

Funded: $46,107 of $20,000
Dates: Jun 6th -> Jul 1st (25 days)
Project By: Clover Press
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Latest News

FINAL STRETCH! Please pledge today!

June 29th - via:
We're in the final stretch, folks! With about 24 hours to go, we're so grateful to have all 764 of you here supporting our project as we inch closer to our finish line. If you haven't seen them yet, we wanted to share two awesome stories from this... (Read More)

BOING BOING Previews Jae Lee's Pages! Final Days Are Here!

June 28th - via:
As we head into the final days of this campaign, we wanted to thank all 725 of you for being here with us. First off we wanted to share these incredible Jae Lee pages that the folks over at BOING BOING were kind enough to publish. These are... (Read More)

EXCLUSIVE: An inside look at Bill Sienkiewicz cover art for 'The Golem of Venice Beach'

June 28th - via:
The story is about a Golem named Adam that’s 400 years old, created in Eastern Europe, but now lives in Southern California. As a Golem who traditionally are a creature of vengeance and destruction, Adam spends his days on the sunny boardwalks of Venice Beach wishing for an escape from his lonely existence. (Read More)

Behind the Scenes! Slumber! Scott Snyder!

June 16th - via:
Happy Thursday, folks! We're so glad all 590 of you are here with us. If you haven't already seen it, you won't want to miss this story over at GRAPHIC POLICY, where they debuted some of the fantastic process art from the graphic novel from... (Read More)

Bissette Talks GOLEM (and so much more)!

June 14th - via:
Hello everyone! We're so pleased to say that just over a week into our campaign, we have well over 550 backers behind us. We're overjoyed that each and every one of you has joined us and our fantastic creative team on this journey. Today we wanted to... (Read More)

Comics-loving, Art-loving, Golem-loving friends!

June 9th - via:
Hello everyone!  We're so pleased to say this project has reached its funding goal—but don't think we're stopping here! This is an ambitious book and we hope to more than double where we are at now, so please spread the word to all your... (Read More)

Subject: And now a word from writer Chanan Beizer

June 7th - via:
Hi all you Golem backers. Thank you so much for a fabulous Day 1. Great news is that THE GOLEM OF VENICE BEACH has been designated as a “Project We Love” by the folks at Kickstarter. We are up to almost 300 backers but there’s still work to do... (Read More)

The Golem of Venice Beach: A Graphic Novel With a Truly Legendary Creative Team

June 6th - via:
While plenty of comic book creators have turned to Kickstarter to crowdfund new projects, few can boast the sheer amount of creative muscle behind the upcoming graphic novel The Golem of Venice Beach. This new book features contributions from truly legendary creators like Bill Sienkiewicz (New Mutants), Mike Allred (Madman), Jae Lee (The Dark Tower: The Gunslinger Born), Paul Pope (Battling Boy), Nick Pitarra (Ax-Wielder Jon) and even Saga of the Swamp Thing's Stephen Bissette, who will be debuting his first interior artwork in 20 years. (Read More)

Steve Bissette and Vanessa Cardinalli Go Widescreen in The Golem of Venice Beach (Exclusive)

June 3rd - via:
Iconic comics artist Steve Bissette provides the first, and rising star Vanessa Cardinalli the second, so it's a pretty good cross section of some of the talent who are set to take part in the project. (Read More)

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