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We Suck at Comics: An Anthology About Rejection

A project in New York, NY by Wayward Raven Media

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A collection of stories from comic creators who are trying to handle rejection in its many forms.
Backers: 184
Average Pledge Per Backer: $42

Funded: $7,720 of $5,500
Dates: Oct 18th -> Nov 17th (31 days)
Project By: Wayward Raven Media
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Thank you all for making this campaign successful!!!!

November 17th - via:
There is no possible way we can thank you all enough. You folks made this campaign successful, plain and simple. Period. End of sentence.  You folks rock!!!!!! You tweeted, shared Facebook links, laughed at us on Instagram, talked about the... (Read More)

We hit another stretch goal!

November 17th - via:
It's great to wake up on the last day of our Kickstarter and find that you've nearly blown through two stretch goals! Last night we hit our $7K goal and the $7.5K goal is nearly unlocked as well. I guess this means we need to figure out some new... (Read More)

Only 24 hours left!!!!

November 16th - via:
Wow! Our journey is almost at an end! One last mad scramble everyone! Only a little over 24 hours left. Please keep sharing those links and telling everyone about the project.  We are almost to the finish line!!!!!!  (Read More)

This is it, the final countdown! The last week of the campaign!

November 14th - via:
Only one week left! Technically, we have less than a week since things wrap up at exactly Thu, November 17 2022 5:36 PM EST, but hey, who's counting (hint: we are!). There is still some time to hit our stretch goals, which means some cool extra... (Read More)

Some cool campaigns for your consideration

November 10th - via:
Let's start with one we've talked about already. We've mentioned Mindy's campaign before, but we want to give her another bump. Mindy is someone we've known for a while now, usually seeing her at conventions within the independent comics scene. She's... (Read More)

Stretch goals are ready to ROCK !!!!!

November 9th - via:
We are incredibly excited to share our stretch goals for the We Suck At Comics campaign! We have bunch of neat extras we want to give out and are excited to hit these milestones. Sounds cool, but how can I help? Easy! Just keep sharing the project,... (Read More)

Check out this horror anthology gem on Kickstarter

November 8th - via:
Dig Horror? Like Anthologies? Us too! Frank Forte and Asylum Press have a creepy anthology on Kickstarter right now! Just like us, they are fully funded, so you will get your rewards if you back them.  What's in it, you ask? A whole slew of horror... (Read More)

Batman on Kickstarter? You bet! Go back this campaign!

November 6th - via:
We've been having a blast at Rhode Island Comic Con (RICC) this weekend! Part of that is meeting other cool creators and seeing what they are working on. That's when Mark stumbled upon Mike Snitzer and Original Art Comics. Tick tock, time is ticking... (Read More)

More Awesome Kickstarters: Cthulhu vs. Uncle Sam

November 5th - via:
As you probably know by now, we love using this platform to help other creators get their projects seen by others. We found another fun project for the mind of Scott Harris-King and Jay Piscopo called Cthulhu vs. Uncle Sam. When Cthulhu attacks New... (Read More)

We are fully funded!!!!!

November 3rd - via:
We have hit our funding goal! Thank you all so much for helping make this happen! We definitely wouldn't have made it to this important milestone without your belief and support.  We know that so many of you shared this campaign with your friends... (Read More)

Special rewards if you are going to be at Rhode Island Comic Con

November 3rd - via:
Hey, we're going to be at Rhode Island Comic Con 2022 this weekend and we'd love to see everyone. If you're a backer, stop by table 220 and show us your pledge so we can give you a special gift! If you're not a backer yet and are willing back us at... (Read More)

Preview #4: The Poacher by Jeff Rider

November 1st - via:
 We love a good old fashion sword and sorcery tale and boy does The Poacher deliver! Brought to you by the team of Jeff Rider, Jarret Katz, Linda Campbell, and Micah Myers, The Poacher is a colorful and bold fantasy tale. Badass main character?... (Read More)

Special Backers Only Update - New Rewards!

October 31st - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Preview #3 - Ready for Halloween? Or should we say, HELL-O-WEEN!

October 29th - via:
Sorry about the title, but we simply can't help but make deadly puns. It really kills our audience.  We bet you can hear his grating laugh in your head right now. Halloween is probably The Wayward Raven Crew's favorite holiday. We get to dress up,... (Read More)

Did we mention we like to promote other indie creators? Well, we FOUND another one...

October 27th - via:
So as we keep doing this Kickstarter thing, we want to keep bringing you other cool, new campaigns that we find. We truly believe that we all succeed together and when one of us makes it, we all make it. So with that in mind, we would like to bring... (Read More)

Preview #2 - Evil Monkey Man - Available in We Suck at Comics!

October 23rd - via:
Saw our first preview featuring The Wrench ( and are wondering what else is in We Suck at Comics? Well, we are happy to show you! Here are... (Read More)

Saturday Morning Cartoons

October 22nd - via:
So I woke up this morning and realized I didn't have anything to do for several hours. It feels like eons since that happened. It reminded me of when I was a kid and would sneak out of bed early on Saturday morning to watch cartoons until one of my... (Read More)

Preview of The Wrench - Available in We Suck at Comics!

October 21st - via:
Wondering what's in the book? Weeeelllll.......we would happy to give you a peek at one of the stories! Here are a few pages of one of the stories included in our anthology: The Wrench by Ryan Elliott.  The Wrench is a tale about a veteran who has... (Read More)

Holy Cow! We were selected as a Project We Love by Kickstarter!

October 20th - via:
This is wonderful news! While there is still no guarantee our project will be successful (we have to keep working at it, sharing the campaign, telling people about it, etc.) this selection will really help us get the word out.  They like us, they... (Read More)

The whole purpose of this Kickstarter is to help promote indie creators.

October 20th - via:
The best part of this anthology was to get to work with our friends, and to give them some support. Some of our friends are also doing their own anthologies and Kickstarters and we want to help share the spotlight with other amazing creators. Unknown... (Read More)

One Full Day In The Books!

October 19th - via:
First of all, let us just say that we cannot believe the amazing response you have all shown us! Only 24 hours into our campaign and we are almost at the midpoint of funding (41% to be precise at the time of writing).  That is a pretty remarkable... (Read More)

Looking for other cool creators to support on Kickstarter?

October 19th - via:
Our buddy Mindy is running a Kickstarter campaign too! We truly believe in supporting other indie creators, so we are putting our money with our mouth is and endorsing Mindy. In case you are wondering, we have already backed her too! So what's Aer... (Read More)

Holy cow! What an awesome first day!

October 18th - via:
Thank you all so much for "kicking" this campaign off to an amazing start! We are truly humbled that so many of you believed in us and this anthology. At the time of writing this, we are already at 21% of our goal and we've only been live for 6... (Read More)

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