Mystery and Adventure Abound in “The Valiant Heroes” (Crowdfunding Spotlight)
Independent comic book creator and The Fourth Age founder R.J. Shaw recently launched a crowdfunding campaign for The Valiant Heroes, an 82-page action adventure anthology.
The project is already fully funded, having raised more than $7 thousand at the time of this writing.
Written by R.J. Shaw and featuring illustrations by multiple artists, The Valiant Heroes is a part of the Thomas Valiant universe and is intended for readers of all ages.
Here’s the official pitch taken from the The Valiant Heroes’ Indiegogo campaign page:
The Valiant Heroes
Illustrator: Martin Stephenson
A twisted evil stalks the Gauntlet mountains and threatens to descend on the local town. It’s up to Feral, Pulse and Disk to stop them … or die trying.
The Redemption of Kit-Fox
Illustrator: Renzo Rodriguez
As groups of madmen terrorize the local waterfront, Kit-Fox investigates and finds a deepening mystery that will push him to his limit, and force him to reevaluate his role as a hero.
The Rampaging Thor
Illustrator: Michael Gustovich
Trapped in the hell of war, an Army medic finds an ancient prison and unwittingly unleashes the pure destructive force known as … THOR.
Detention (backup story)
Illustrator: Light Comic Studio
In the heart of Tokyo, one young woman learns why the masked crime fighter known as Cardinal has a reputation for being unrelenting.
Backers can get a copy of The Valiant Heroes graphic novel for $25, while individual issues of each story run $8. If you have more cash to spend, you can also pick up the following:
- Multiple copies of the books
- Pin-up art prints
- Copies of Thomas Valiant issue 1
It is also worth noting that there is an additional shipping charge starting at $8 for those in the United States.
Interested? You can check out some sample artwork below or visit The Valiant Heroes Indiegogo campaign page here.
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