Special Edition Podcast
Running Time: 00:24:33
Kickstarter. The word itself has become a holy grail of indie comic book production. The crowd will decide, ahead of time, if they’re interested in the comics you’re making. But it’s not as easy as all that. A successful campaign is planned and thoughtful. To talk about Kickstarter, we’ve brought in a special guest this week, as Tyler James of ComixTribe joins Josh to talk about his campaign for Oxymoron, and the things that he thinks helped make it a success. If you’re interested in alternate methods to get your comics made, you need to listen to this show, and you need to do your research.
We’ll be back next week with Andy and more Make Comics advice.
Andy Schmidt is the founder of the online comic book school Comics Experience, as well as a former editor at Marvel Comics and IDW Publishing. Josh Flanagan has been working on iFanboy.com, talking, reviewing, and thinking about comics for over a decade, as well as writing and creating some of his own.
If you’re interested in going further, you can check out Comics Experience, where there are plenty of classes available in all the disciplines of comic book creation from writing to drawing to coloring to lettering.
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