IN FINAL THIRTY HOURS, SHI: RETURN OF THE WARRIOR NEARS $100K!

In less than 21 Days, #NoFanLeftBehind Campaign Tops $99,000.00! New Stretch Goals In Sight and New Indiegogo Exclusive Sunfire Edition is now available! Just THIRTY HOURS REMAIN and SHI: RETURN […]

In less than 21 Days, #NoFanLeftBehind Campaign Tops $99,000.00! New Stretch Goals In Sight and New Indiegogo Exclusive Sunfire Edition is now available!

Just THIRTY HOURS REMAIN and SHI: RETURN OF THE WARRIOR’s #NoFanLeftBehind campaign total has streaked past $99,000.00 placing the AMANDA CONNER OVERSIZED SILVER METALLIC TRADING CARD $100K STRETCH GOAL in the crosshairs!

Printed on SILVER-METALLIC cardstock, the Sassy Shi trading card, colored by Paul Mounts is the trading card version of Amanda’s stunning cover. Once that goal is unlocked, Crusade will offer the Shi: WOTW #1 25TH Anniversary Amazing Spider-Man #300 Homage PURE LINE ART Edition for ALL BACKERS FREE (with minimum physical reward starting at only $19) at $105K!

In addition, the campaign today offered one final edition; the exquisite SHI: SUN FIRE VARIANT EDITIONS EXCLUSIVE TO ALL INDIEGOGO BACKERS!

Illustrated by Shi creator Billy Tucci and digitally painted by Wes Hartman, Sunfire features SHI, armed to the hilt and adorned in elaborate armor while twin battle sashimono flutter in front of a blazing sun and comes in three variations:
 

The Exclusive Variant Edition – $24.00
The Exclusive Limited Numbered Edition – ACTUAL METAL EDITION $125.00
The Exclusive Limited 11″ X 17″ Print – $19.00
 

US domestic shipping for ALL books/prints/art orders is FREE. Everything also comes signed by Billy Tucci unless otherwise requested by the buyer.

“We are so thrilled by the support our IGG backers have given us and now having passed $40K, we hope this exclusive edition show’s our sincerest gratitude.” Tucci stated. “Wes did an astounding job on the color, making it one of my favorite Shi covers ever!”

“Our 22-Day campaign is coming to an end and being on the verge of $100,000.00 proves that the spirit of independence is thriving in comics.”  Stated Tucci, “And if the winds of bushido set right our sails, all our physical backers will receive The Amazing Spider-Man 300 Homage Pure Line Edition as a token of our appreciation!” 

Also due to the success of their Cyber Monday Event, all CM reward specials have been continued for the rest of the campaign.

The Legendary George Perez has come out of retirement for ONE FINAL SHI COVER and has reduced the Kickstarter campaign price of his original Shi: ROTW cover artwork to an astonishingly low $2,750! Proceeds from the sale Mr. Perez’s beautiful cover will benefit the American Legion, so it’s also a great time to help our heroes for the holidays! George’s art normally sells five-times higher, so this truly is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity

Tucci stated, “Again, we THANK YOU all for your incredible support. It’s great to bring Shi back during the holidays and beyond!’”


Just THIRY HOURS remain as the campaign ends on December 6th at 11:59 EST. Please see the LIVE campaigns here:

LIVE ON KICKSTARTER:

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1891522321/shi-return-of-the-warrior

LIVE ON INDIEGOGO:

https://igg.me/at/SHISBACK

About Billy Tucci

Billy Tucci is an award-winning cartoonist best known for his modern-day samurai fable which began with Shi: The Way of the Warrior in 1994. Since then, though his company, Crusade Fine Arts, Shi has been printed in five languages and sold more than 3 million comic books. In addition to his own creations, he was worked extensively for DC Comics such characters as Harley Quinn, Batman, Superman and Flash. His graphic novel, Sgt. Rock: The Lost Battalion, won acclaim for its depiction of the highly decorated, real-life 442nd Regimental Combat Team, which was comprised of Japanese-American troops not permitted to serve in the Pacific theater. His earnest retelling of the Christmas story in A Child Is Born has quietly turned into an international blockbuster. It won the Christian Small Publisher Book of the Year Award.. He recently released Zombie-Sama via Kickstarter and Indiegogo, and Appalachian Apocalypse via Cave Pictures Publishing. He has a Wonder Woman story due out from DC in 2020.

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