Stephan Velez’s Dark Fantasy Horror Comic “The VeilWalker” Now on Indiegogo

On Wednesday, independent comic book creator Stephan Velez launched a crowdfunding campaign for The VeilWalker #1, an all-new, 21-page dark fantasy comic book.

Written by Velez and featuring illustrations by Sajad Shah and colors by Leonardo Paciarotti, The VeilWalker is described as a blend of action, mystery, thriller, and horror.

Here’s the official pitch taken from The VeilWalker’s Indiegogo campaign page:

Serving as the introduction to a world ruled from the shadows by an ancient institution of witches and warlocks called The Order Of The Veil Guard. Readers will follow the exploits of the Veil Guards most decorated Inquisitor, Alexander Salvador Infamusly nicknamed The VeilWalker.

The Set up: After the disappearance of an urban explorer is caught on live stream, The head of the Inquisitors branch of the Veil Guard is tasked with investigating the crime scene for potential Veilkin involvement. He soon finds that the true challenge he will face comes from within. This journey will push Alexanders to make new allies and foes, exert his abilities to their limits, and ultimately find the answer he has spent a lifetime searching for.

Quick Lore: The Order Of The Veil Guard was established long ago to maintain political and magical supremacy in the modern world. The Veil Guard’s primary objective is to keep creatures from the Veil away from the Realm of Man. What the The Veil is exactly remains shrouded in mystery, but what is known is the Veil has been weakened Over the years. In the days to come Alexander will witness the Veil ripped asunder like never before.

Backers can get a digital version of The VeilWalker for $5, while physical copies start at $8 (which also comes with a free digital PDF). If you have more cash to spend, you can also receive the following:

  • Multiple copies of the book
  • A variant cover
  • Foil variant covers
  • Two playing cards
  • Insignia Pin
  • Original artwork

It is also worth noting that there is an additional shipping charge starting at a comparably low $3 for those in the United States.

Interested? You can check out some sample artwork below or visit The VeilWalker Indiegogo campaign page here.

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