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New Year, New Stories 2024 – on Kickstarter now!

05 Jan, 2024

Hi everyone! We believe that less-known creators across the world should be supported in their attempts to bring new stories to the world. New Year, New Stories is back for another edition, bringing you some of the best stories from indie creators on four continents! https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/sovcomics/new-year-new-stories-2024?ref=c81u3d Here are some quick facts about it: – An … Continue reading New Year, New Stories 2024 – on Kickstarter now!

Penumbra’s Latest Adventure – Available now https://tinyurl.com/pen-adv-3

02 Oct, 2023

Think Galaxy Quest meets Mission Impossible with a superhero twist – I guarantee you’ll be trying to figure out whether the code to the door really was 1, 2, 3, 4 by the end! Written by Johnathan Lewis and Ed Jowett, with art by Chucks Jo Seph II and lettering by Jahch, the third issue of Penumbra Adventures brings the story of everyone’s favourite shadow-controlling thief to … Continue reading Penumbra’s Latest Adventure – Available now https://tinyurl.com/pen-adv-3

Our latest comic, Vigilance: Escape is on Kickstarter now! https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/sovcomics/vigilance-escape?ref=5gdgv7

10 May, 2023

Hi everyone! Claudette is the daughter of an extremely wealthy father, who has lived in privilege all her life… if slightly lonely. However, when her abilities manifested, she quickly found herself overwhelmed. Deciding to leave the rest of the world behind for some peace and quiet, she leaves on a long trip… However, she runs … Continue reading Our latest comic, Vigilance: Escape is on Kickstarter now! https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/sovcomics/vigilance-escape?ref=5gdgv7

Our first short film – OCCUPIED – is on Kickstarter now!

20 Feb, 2023

Hi everyone! I’m pleased and proud to be able to tell you about our latest Kickstarter, which is a major new direction for Shades of Vengeance, Era: The Empowered and me personally! https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/shadesofvengeance/occupied-movie?ref=7mloby OCCUPIED has been brought to life by an amazing team, which includes old favourites such as Jennifer Martin’s writing (Era: The Empowered, … Continue reading Our first short film – OCCUPIED – is on Kickstarter now!

New Year, New Stories Kickstarter – FUNDED and growing!

06 Jan, 2023

Hi everyone! We’re very grateful for everyone’s support of New Year, New Stories 2023, but we’re still hoping to grow further and give all of these amazing creators more money. https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/sovcomics/new-year-new-stories-2023?ref=8caxf0 I wanted to take a moment today to talk about the back issues, and remind you that they are obtainable, both in Digital and … Continue reading New Year, New Stories Kickstarter – FUNDED and growing!

The amazing New Year, New Stories 2023 is on Kickstarter now!

04 Jan, 2023

Hi everyone! You can join our latest Kickstarter right here:https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/sovcomics/new-year-new-stories-2023?ref=8caxf0 New Year, New Stories is a celebration of indie creators, and all profits from it go to the creators who submit. No-one has to pay to be a part of it, either! This project aims to give a voice to amazingly talented people who might … Continue reading The amazing New Year, New Stories 2023 is on Kickstarter now!

What are we delivering this year? Part 2: SoVComics (Comics)

01 Aug, 2022

Hi everyone! Today, we’re continuing our series of posts about what’s coming for the rest of this year. Today, I’m talking about each exciting comic that is on its way from SoVComics! We’ve had a great year already, with Kickstarter funding New Year, New Stories 2022 and Melqart. There’s a lot more to come, though… … Continue reading What are we delivering this year? Part 2: SoVComics (Comics)

New Year, New Stories 2022 has just launched on Kickstarter!

12 Jan, 2022

What is New Year, New Stories 2022? https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/sovcomics/nyns2022?ref=31810s –        It’s celebration of indie comics which are new for 2022! The project was conceived as a way to raise awareness of the indie comic artists who would normally rely on conventions to spread the word about their work.  With 2019 and 2020 seeing … Continue reading New Year, New Stories 2022 has just launched on Kickstarter!

New Year, New Stories 2021 Kickstarter Launched!

06 Oct, 2021

Hi everyone! We just launched a new comic project which builds on one from earlier in the year, New Year, New Stories. https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/sovcomics/new-year-new-stories-2021?ref=1cgfhg A lot of anthologies have a theme, a shared style or shared characters, but that’s not what this anthology is about. Instead, it’s about bringing you work from multiple creators, so that … Continue reading New Year, New Stories 2021 Kickstarter Launched!

A Cascade, Five Years in the Making!

08 Aug, 2021

Hi everyone! Cascade is finally here! This team-up comic is on Kickstarter now, and we’re hoping you’ll join us to make the dream of bringing our separate superheroes together a reality by joining us: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/sovcomics/cascade-part-one?ref=8p9nvx We’ve been publishing comics for some years now, and I’ve spoken several times on interviews about Lacuna, Blue-Shift, Violete and … Continue reading A Cascade, Five Years in the Making!

Penumbra: Tide on Kickstarter Now!

19 Apr, 2021

Hi everyone! Johnathan Lewis and I have been extremely busy recently! We have completed DISARMed and are now ready to bring out a comic I’m incredibly excited about, Penumbra: Tide (https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/sovcomics/penumbra-tide?ref=6keqhr)! This is the final comic before a crossover between characters we have been planning for 5 years, and I can’t wait to bring this … Continue reading Penumbra: Tide on Kickstarter Now!

Kazumi, Lobo and more from Johnathan Lewis!

29 Oct, 2018

Hi everyone! Johnathan Lewis, long-time writer and creator for SoV Comics, along with being one of the writers for Era: The Consortium and many others, has done an interview on our latest comic on Kickstarter, Kazuki and the Deathseekers! You can check it out here: http://majorspoilers.com/2018/10/28/waynes-comics-podcast-353-johnathan-lewis/ If you want to get onto Kazuki and the Deathseekers, … Continue reading Kazumi, Lobo and more from Johnathan Lewis!

MCM Comicon this Weekend!

25 Oct, 2018

Hi everyone! We’ve just finished setup for our latest MC Comicon – it’s our 4th year doing that! Once again, we’re doing both games (including demos) and also we have a comics stand, devoted to the Era: The Empowered and Era: The Consortium comics. See the Featured image for a map of where we will … Continue reading MCM Comicon this Weekend!

Violete: Unstoppable

19 Oct, 2018

Hi everyone! Today, a major milestone for Era: The Empowered comics: our fan faovurite, Violete: Unstoppable is now available on DriveThruComics: https://www.drivethrucomics.com/product/253603/Violete-Unstoppable Violete became a fast favourite earlier this year when the Kickstarter was released. If you missed the ride, you should definitely check the comic out, because Violete’s story is inspiring and exciting. – … Continue reading Violete: Unstoppable

DriveThruComics Release – Infiltration: The Bug War #2

12 Oct, 2018

Hi everyone! Declaration: The Bug War #1 set some wheels in motion and now it’s time to follow up with them. This enemy will not go away. Good news for everyone following this series on DriveThruComics: Infiltration, the second comic in the series, is up now! https://www.drivethrucomics.com/product/253601/Infiltration-The-Bug-War-2 Join the Bug War as Liam Paine, a … Continue reading DriveThruComics Release – Infiltration: The Bug War #2

Declaration: The Bug War #1 available on DriveThruComics!

21 Sep, 2018

Hi everyone! We’ve just released Declaration: The Bug War #1 on DriveThruComics, so you can grab the story which describes the start of the Bug War in Digital format there right now! https://www.drivethrucomics.com/product/252719/Declaration-The-Bug-War-1 – Ed

Penumbra Adventures #1, available now on DriveThruComics!

14 Sep, 2018

Hi everyone! I’m pleased to announce that our leading lady of the Empowered Universe, Penumbra (have you noticed she shows up everywhere?!), has her first comic available on DriveThruComics! Check it out here to grab your copy: https://www.drivethrucomics.com/product/252074/Penumbra-Adventures-1 – Ed

New Comic Release – Infiltration: The Bug War #2

29 Aug, 2018

Hi everyone! Great news for fans of Era: The Consortium today, because our second Bug War comic, “Infiltration: The Bug War #2” is being released on our Store! You can get it here in Digital: https://sovcomics.com/product/infiltration-the-bug-war-2-digital-version/ and for Physical, here: https://sovcomics.com/product/infiltration-the-bug-war-2-physical-version/ Infiltration was released in 2 parts, but both are included in this issue! Join Liam as … Continue reading New Comic Release – Infiltration: The Bug War #2

Comics Coming!

05 Jul, 2018

Hi everyone! As Amy said in her last post, I (Ed) am taking over for a month, while she has a bit of a holiday! I’m going to talk to you about three amazing comics today… Firstly, there’s the Bug War. Some of you may remember the Bug War 2 Kickstarter, which ran at the … Continue reading Comics Coming!