Another Happy "Counter Culture" Fan!! New Orleans musicians are beside themselves with excitement!!
I haven't seen a musician this happy since they found out they WEREN'T playing at Woodstock '99!!
PS - A new batch of comics are going out in the mail soon!!
- Carlos and DC
Counter Culture comics have started to arrive!!...check out these happy fans!!
I haven't seen people this thrilled since the last time I was asked to leave the bar!!
Laboring on Labor Day. Page 1 from Counter Culture #1.5 on my drawing table right now and just about done.
Some Kickstarter rewards/comics started going out late last week so a bunch of you should start receiving your rewards this week, so keep an eye out. Working to wrap this comic up so we can get it to the printer and get the rest of the rewards out ASAP.
Thanks for the support and hope you dig the comic!!
- Carlos and DC
COUNTER CULTURE #1 PROOFS ARE HERE!!
Hey everyone, so we received our physical proofs for issue #1 (with all 3 covers) this weekend and everything looks great, which means we're going to press this week!! Super exciting to finally have the physical copy in our hands, which means we're that much closer to getting them in your hands!!
24 HOURS LEFT!!!
24 HOURS LEFT to get you or your friends some Counter Culture!!! So share and/or pledge if you haven't already. We've already unlocked 2 stretch goals (more pages and a variant cover by Jim Mahfood only for pledges) and if we get to 12,500, everyone gets a Counter CultureT-Shirt!!
Get it before it's too late...
Thanks to everyone who supported the campaign so far and got us over this threshold!!! We couldn't be more thrilled from all of the support!! Can't wait to get these comics into your hands...
In the meantime, the next (and LAST stretch goal) is a Counter Culture T-Shirt for all pledges if we make it to $12,500 by Thursday, when the campaign ends, so lets keep up the momentum with only these few days left!!
Thanks SO much for the support!!
- Carlos and DC
COUNTER CULTURE # 1 UPDATE !!!
COUNTER CULTURE UPDATE!!!
We're almost at $9,000 with just 9 DAYS LEFT in the campaign. Stretch goal #2 gets unlocked when we hit $10,000. That means everyone who pledged, will get an exclusive Kickstarter copy of Counter Culture #1 with a brand new cover by Jim Mahfood (Grrrl Scouts, Clerks, Tank Girl, etc. )!!! This edition will be super rare and available to ONLY those who pledged for this campaign and will never be printed again!!!
Thanks again to everyone who has pledged, supported and shared the campaign. We're so close to getting Stretch Goal #2 unlocked. Lets get there!!!
Thanks so much for the continued support. WE really appreciate it!!!
- Carlos and DC
STRETCH GOAL # 1 UNLOCKED !!!
UPDATE 2: DOWN TO ONLY 1 SLOT LEFT FOR THE KITCHEN SINK TIER!! DONT MISS OUT THERE WON'T BE ANY MORE!!
UPDATE: ONLY 2 SLOTS LEFT!!
STRETCH GOAL # 1 IS UNLOCKED!!
Thanks to everyone who's helped get us past our first stretch goal of $7500!! That opens 5 more slots for "The Kitchen Sink" Reward Tier where pledges get drawn in the comic by me and get to keep the page of original art with them in it. That also means 5 more pages for everyone who ordered the tiers that include the #1.5 Mini-Comic with all an all new cover, pages and material that will not be included in issue #1!!! Only 4 slots are left, so get at it and help us get to our stretch goal #2!!
As always, Thanks so much for all of the support!!
THE COUNTER CULTURE # 1 STRETCH GOALS ARE HERE !!!
Stretch Goal #1 - $7,500
Once we reach $7500, I'll open 5 more slots for "The Kitchen Sink" Reward Tier, which also means 5 more pages for the #1.5 Mini-Comic!!!
Stretch Goal #2 - $10,000
Once we reach $10,000, everyone who pledged, will get an exclusive Kickstarter copy of Counter Culture #1 with an exclusive cover by Jim Mahfood (Grrrl Scouts, Clerks, Tank Girl)!!! This edition will be available to ONLY those who pledged for this campaign and will never be printed again!!!
Stretch Goal #3 - $12,500
Once we reach $12,500, everyone who pledged, will get an Exclusive "Counter Culture" T-Shirt!!!
Check out the Kickstarter page and check them out!!!
COUNTER CULTURE #1 FULLY FUNDED in 90 MINUTES ON KICKSTARTER!!!
Thanks SO much to everyone who pledged and got this funded so quickly this morning (in under 90 minutes!?). To say that we're grateful and so very humbled by the support would be a huge understatement. Stay tuned for more announcements very soon and please keep sharing the campaign and spreading the word.
Once again, thanks so much for the support!!
-Carlos and DC
CARLOS MENDIETA is an animator and artist with over 20 years of experience creating games for Nintendo/Retro Studios, Microsoft Game Studios/ InXile Entertainment, Nickelodeon and DayBreak Studios to name a few. He lives and works in New Orleans, LA, animating games for 2K/Visual Concepts and self-publishing creator-owned comics under his a.wake imprint.