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ARKS // Action Sci-fi Horror Comic // ISSUE #2

A project in London, UK by Clicky Sprout Wife

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The next installment of the epic science fiction graphic novel series
Backers: 223
Average Pledge Per Backer: £30

Funded: £6,674 of £3,500
Dates: Apr 8th -> May 6th (29 days)
Project By: Clicky Sprout Wife
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Latest News


May 6th - via:
At the time of writing this, we have 216 backers and we have just smashed past another stretch goal!  Thank you to everyone who has supported the project! Our hope & plan is to double our backer count with each campaign and we have achieved that... (Read More)

Joe T... The mucus was for you (5 stars)

May 5th - via:
Read the last review of the campaign here...  (Read More)


May 5th - via:
We have 30 hours! GULP! THANK YOU ALL  CLICKY W  (Read More)

Weekend wow & LOOKY LOOKY

May 2nd - via:
155 backers! WOW.  We’ve smashed through last years number and we’re inching closer to the art print being signed by both the artist and writer.  With 4 days to go I’m sure we can do it.  Thank you all so much!  We've also been running a... (Read More)


April 29th - via:
And here is the NIGHT Variant of the Special Edition Cover in all its glory!  ARKS Issue Two Special Edition: NIGHT Variant Cover AND HERE IS THE LATEST 'LOOKY LOOKY' MUTINY MAGAZINE Brilliant comics and a fantastic idea! This magazine is bringing... (Read More)

A question + LOOKY LOOKY

April 27th - via:
Hi all We are getting tantalizing close to our next stretch goal and over the weekend we smashed past our last campaign's backer count- Thank you all so much! Our hope is to reach 200 backers by the campaign's end in 9 days. For that, we need another... (Read More)


April 23rd - via:
Hi all Can you tell we are overcompensating for the mid-campaign lull with daily updates? No? Good! Below is A Morris's brilliant, full colour character art design for Lilith and Joseph beyond Issue Two. This is now at the top of our KS page because... (Read More)

A Morris is a genius + LOOKY LOOKY

April 22nd - via:
Hi all One of the great joys of adapting a screenplay into a comic book is that in the script it mentions that Joe and Lilith are naked twice, and in simple comic terms that equates to nearly 100 pages of pure nudity :0 Anyway in Issue Three Lilith... (Read More)

6 backers away + LOOKY LOOKY!

April 20th - via:
Happy Tuesday everyone! As I'm writing this we are just 6 backers away from the 126 backers we reached for our Issue One campaign and we still have 16 days to go.  Make ours a large glass of Wow :)  Below is our new LOOKY LOOKY segment where we... (Read More)


April 18th - via:
Hi all Our first stretch goal reached at the end of our first full week! THANKYOU! Below is the first page of the Special Edition's art appendix featuring: Mnemosyne (me-mos-an-nee): The cell that can become anything.  I could literally write... (Read More)

SUPER UPDATE! Special Edition reveal, stretch goals and whats that?! We're funded! Damn right we are :)

April 16th - via:
Feast your eyes on Andrew Morris's stunning Special edition Cover for Arks Issue Two. And some stretch goals... because we are funded :)  Arks Issue Two: Special Edition Cover And here are some stretch goals. We have some cool s**t to show you- Help... (Read More)

Special Edition cover tease

April 15th - via:
Guys We are so close...  When we hit our goal we'll reveal the Special Edition variant cover by Andrew Morris.  Here's a sneaky peek :) Arks Issue Two: Special Edition Cover Teaser  (Read More)

Our first review is 'Out Of This World' :0

April 13th - via:
Our first review for Arks Issue One is 'Out of this world'. I agree with 91% of this :)  (Read More)

We're blushing!

April 10th - via:
Look what Kickstarter did! They've only gone and selected ARKS as a project they flippin well love. It's a bit like being asked to dance at the school disco.  Jeez- I really wish we had some social media presence now :) Love you guys - Clicky W x... (Read More)

55% funded with 55 backers! The omens are good!

April 9th - via:
Hi all  Thank you all so much for a great start. As I'm writing this we are 55% percent funded in 14 hours.  Whhhatttt ?!!  And we can announce that we will be exhibitors at this year's Thought Bubble- the UK's largest comic festival in Harrogate... (Read More)

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