Kobayashi Maru: Source Code sketchbook

A project in New York, NY by Jason Yungbluth

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A limited edition sketchbook for Kobayashi Maru, a daring and humorous new science-fiction comic book!
Backers: 91
Average Pledge Per Backer: $46

Funded: $4,169 of $3,400
Dates: Sep 18th -> Oct 18th (30 days)
Project By: Jason Yungbluth
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Latest News

Feelin' Good!

October 15th - via: kickstarter.com
The Source Code Kickstarter is in its final days, and things are looking good! In anticipation of total victory I've been working on the sketchbook's contents, ┬áincluding the new design of ol' BX-1237, the Kobayashi Maru herself. I can't wait to... (Read More)


October 9th - via: kickstarter.com
The last few days have been a roller coaster of pledge activity! I have been up, I have been down... and with eight days left to go, it's anyone's guess what the final tally will be! Could this be my own no-win situation?? Bollocks to that! Just like... (Read More)


October 7th - via: kickstarter.com
By request, I've sketched a mash-up of a Borg Cube and a Cylon Base Star! A few cancelled pledges have brought this campaign perilously close to dropping below the funding limit, and since this is an all-or-nothing campaign, if I don't make at least... (Read More)

Happy Birthday... TO YOU!!

September 30th - via: kickstarter.com
I turn 52 glorious years old today! And the only gift I wanted, I've already gotten! It's YOU! Awww... Jason! You're gonna make us blush! But it's true! You are the ones keeping my poorly planned career alive, and as I lack any other survival... (Read More)

Keep on Trekkin'!

September 28th - via: kickstarter.com
The Source Code Kickstarter has weeks to go, and those stretch goals are all within reach! Thanks again for making this a "go" project, and don't be bashful about sharing the link! In the meantime, I promised more sketches, and I believe the last... (Read More)

Fully Funded!

September 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Thank you, everyone! After just a teensy bit of begging, Source Code is now fully funded! I was a little bit excited for this project before... like, regular excited, the excitement you feel when you wake up in the morning and you realize that you... (Read More)

New Rewards Added!

September 24th - via: kickstarter.com
The Kobayashi Maru: Source Code Kickstarter has gone great so far! As of last Friday, the campaign was within $200.00 of being fully funded! And then... nothing! The ticker has not budged for days, no matter how often I reload the page! This can only... (Read More)

Wow! What a great first day!

September 19th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello everyone! I'd like to thank you all for contributing to Source Code-- and am I ever blown away! The enthusiasm after just one day of this campaign has been terrific, and the project is already 85% funded! Thank you so much! Because of you, my... (Read More)

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