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Voluntaryist Origins II Mini Update! Sneak Peek Origins III

Hello, Voluntaryist fans!

I wanted to give you a quick update on what’s taking place with comic production.

I have received the comic game cards in hand and now am just waiting on the print copies of the comic.

game cards

I was told by Ka-Blam that they are arranging my comic and that it should go out for print soon!

Once that is finished, the comics will then come to me and I will make a last call for updating addresses before shipping them out. If you want to update your address now, please do so by e-mailing me at mr.voluntary(at)gmail(dot)com.

I also have here a little sneak peek of the cover mockup for Origins III:

Cover Mockup Origins III

The Origins III campaign will be launching likely on March 30th after everyone has gotten their perks shipped.

I will update you next when the Origins II comics ship! ( :

Looking forward in liberty,

-J


Voluntaryist Origins II – Digital Comic Sent Out!

digital comic sent out voluntaryist origins II

Hello, Voluntaryist fans!

It is with great excitement that I can announce the comic design process has been completed!

So with that, I present to you the Voluntaryist Origins II comic in digital form. The download link should have been sent to your e-mail. If you did not receive it and were supposed to, please contact me right away at mr.voluntary(at)gmail(dot)com. I want to make sure you get it.  ( :

Thank you so much, everyone, for your extraordinary patience and kind support as I know it was frustrating to have to wait longer than expected for our estimated delivery.

Now that the digital process has come to a close, I have ordered the physical copies of the comic and game cards. The turnaround time for that depends on how fast Ka-Blam can get the comics to me, which is usually contingent on convention traffic. Fortunately, this isn’t convention season, so I expect a little faster processing time, though they gave me a “by-or-before March 1st.”

Once I do get the printed comics, I will update everyone and ask that anyone who has changed addresses to let me know of your new address so I can be sure to get your perks to you.

I’m looking forward to personally compiling and signing off on each of your perk packages, and cannot wait for you to show off the cool extras I’m throwing in.

Because this took extra time, I am going to wait to launch my next campaign until I have shipped out these perks. I want everyone to be confident in the work and the successful completion first before asking for your trust again on the next comic issue.

And, you can believe this: I have worked extra hard to ensure that, going forward, there will be even smoother, higher-quality output. You’ll get to see it especially when the next teasers come out for the continuing Origins story campaign.

As always, if you have any questions, thoughts, or concerns, I’m here for you and will make myself available to speak with you concerning anything on the comic process and delivery. You can reach me at mr.voluntary(at)gmail(dot)com.

I hope you enjoy this issue as much as I did in bringing it to life.

Looking forward to more comic culture in liberty,

-J ( :


Voluntaryist Origins II Sneak Peek 9 + Critical Update

Hello, Voluntaryist fans!

Thank you so much again for your patience in the adjusted delivery timeline for Voluntaryist Origins II!

I wanted to share with you some good news and some critical news as relates to the comic development.

I have received the letters for my approval and they all look pretty good with some small adjustments to be made.

So I am happy to see that the comic is truly nearing completion overall.

However, I must tell you that I have not been happy with the delay from the publishing group, Short Fuse Media, LLC. They are late on contract, and I have reached a critical point where I have told them that the comic must be delivered to me, in full, by January 26th or I will have another team finish it.

I am sad that it has reached this point, but I am thankful that I have at least received artwork as paid for, so there is no overall problem in completing the comic, just in whether Short Fuse will deliver on-time by my final delivery acceptance offer.

So, with that in mind, I do hope that Short Fuse delivers this month and you are able to receive the digital copy so you can know the comic production is complete and will wrap up with your perks sent to you soon.

I take full responsibility for allowing their lateness to continue this far, and I do appreciate that you have been patient in waiting with me.

To that end, if anyone has ANY questions about the comic production process, I am happy to talk with you face-to-face online and show you what has been done and discuss any details.

Your trust and confidence in me is critical, and I want to do everything I can within reason to maintain it because I VALUE your support.
So please feel free to take the opportunity if you wish to have a one-on-one with me to discuss anything. I am here and I am open for you.

That said, I do have in-hand most all completed inks, colors, and letters – so it is just a matter of finalizing the last edits that, hopefully, will be concluded by Short Fuse in about a week.

Thank you again for your support. I PROMISE that when you receive your perks, you will open them and be happily surprised at the bonuses I have added as an apology for the unforeseen lateness. I hope that it brings you a smile and new confidence in me for the next comic issue as I plan to keep working on Voluntaryist and producing it until I die. It’s a lifetime endeavor.

I’m looking forward to hopefully getting you the digital copy of the comic this month, and then proceeding to get you the physical perks thereafter.

In liberty and with humble appreciation,

-J ( :

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Voluntaryist Origins II Mini Update + Sneak Peek 8

Hello, Voluntaryist fans!

Thank you so much again for your patience in the adjusted delivery timeline for Voluntaryist Origins II!

I don’t have anything new yet on my end as I am still waiting on final edit delivery from Short Fuse Media (the production team), but I wanted to keep you up-to-date that everything otherwise appears to be moving along.

Here is another sneak peek to hold you over until I receive my next update from Short Fuse:

voluntaryist origins ii sneak peek 8

Also, I wanted to share with you a music video I produced with The Pholosopher called “AnCap Grind.” Voluntaryist character “Voluncap” makes a guest appearance in cosplay, so I think you will enjoy that visual treat. Video here:

ancap grind thumbnail

Thank you so much again for your support! I am excited and eager to get your perks to you and begin the process for the next comic issue!

In liberty,

-J ( :


Voluntaryist Origins II – Update on Progress + Sneak Peek 7

Hello, Voluntaryist fans!

Thank you so much again for your patience in the adjusted delivery timeline for Voluntaryist Origins II! I appreciate your kindness and consideration as we have been working through the final stages of production.

I wanted to give you the latest update from our publishing group, Short Fuse Media, on the status of the comic. I have been told that the letters will be completed this week and that the art director will make any adjustments to the final letters as he goes through the other edits that were needed.

If things go as planned, the digital comic should be out to you by January 2019, and I will be promptly printing and shipping perks thereafter.

To celebrate this update, I am also including two sneak peeks – a colored panel and a colored card element.

I hope you and yours have a lovely holiday and a happy new year!

Let’s make 2019 the year of growth for liberty culture together!

Yours truly,

-J ( :

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voluntaryist Card Sneak peek


Voluntaryist Origins II – Sneak Peek 6

Hello, Voluntaryist fans!
 
Thank you again for your patience in the adjusted delivery timeline for Voluntaryist Origins II! I am excited to share with you this next sneak peek with detailed colors!
voluntaryist origins II sneak peek 6
 
Looking forward to sharing a lettered preview with you next!
 
In liberty,
 
-J ( :

Voluntaryist Origins II – Sneak Peek 5

Hello, Voluntaryist fans!

Thank you again for your patience in the adjusted delivery timeline for Voluntaryist Origins II! I am excited to share with you this next sneak peek with flatting colors!

I have been told by Short Fuse that they are nearing completion with colors and I should be getting them in full later this week.

Looking forward to sharing a detailed colored cell with you next!

In liberty,

-J ( :

voluntaryist origins II sneak peek 5

Voluntaryist Origins II – Sneak Peek 4

Hello Voluntaryist fans!

Thank you again for your patience as I know we are behind our original estimated delivery date. Rest assured, I am just as excited as you are to finish the comic and get it into your (and my) hands! The colors and letters are still being worked on and I am ensuring that utmost quality control is being exercised based on the great feedback I received on Origins I. I do not want to give you anything that you would not feel good showing off on a display case or to your friends! As always, I seek to continue pushing forward the quality on the comic production, and hope to continue that tradition with Origins II.

On that note, I have another sneak peek for you, this time, a sneak peek of artwork for the card game prototype! This comic campaign has many goodies coming along with it, so there will be quite a few things to unpack when you receive your perks!

Voluntaryist Origins II Sneak Peek 4

Looking forward to sharing the next update with you revealing a color sneak peek.

In liberty,

-J ( :


Update On Production and Action Figure Sneak Peek

Hello, Voluntaryist fans!

I just wanted to take a moment to update you on the production process. I just got word that inked pages have started to get colors and lettering worked on, so the artwork is underway toward completion.

I also have a special teaser announcement: an action figure line is being developed for mass scale, so there will be an opportunity to get a posable Voluntaryist figure with unmatched quality – coming soon!

Voluntaryist Action Figure Presentation

You can look at the AMAZING work our producer, Short Fuse Media Group, has put into the figure design in this mock-up preview below:

Also, if looking for something unique to create for Halloween, check out the character page on Volcomic.com for some Voluntaryist hero cosplay inspiration: https://volcomic.com/supporting-character-list/

You can also get Voluntaryist-inspired gear to wear this Halloween at our RageOn! and Zazzle storefronts:

RageOn!: https://www.rageon.com/a/users/Voluntaryist

Zazzle: https://www.zazzle.com/sirevoluntary

Thank you again for your continued support in bringing this comic project to life!

In liberty,

-J ( :


Voluntaryist Origins II – Sneak Peek 3

Hello Voluntaryist fans!

I am excited to share with you sneak peek No. 3 for Voluntaryist Origins II!

Everything is looking good so far with quality control on the comic production.

However, we do have a comic production push-back due to our primary artist getting sick for several weeks, so our estimated delivery date is going to likely be after October as we are still working on page completion.

There is nothing to worry about though! Our publishing group, Short Fuse Media Group, LLC, has a strong reputation they stand by: “WE ALWAYS DELIVER!” We are confident in their ability to deliver the final art as they have in the past and, as always, we will be sure that all perks are delivered directly to you.

I am also preparing the final touches on the costume for Voluncap so that The Pholosopher can do her cosplay shoot. She’s especially excited as it also going to be her Halloween costume this year.

Please stay tuned here and at http://www.volcomic.com as I will continue to post teasers and updates as the colors and letters come through so you can see the production progress.

Looking forward to getting this issue into your hands as soon as possible!

In liberty,

-J ( :

Sneak Peek No. 3:

Voluntaryist Origins II Sneak Peek 3

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Voluntaryist Origins II – Sneak Peek 2

Voluntaryist Origins II Sneak Peek 2

Hello Voluntaryist fans!

Enjoy this second sneak peek of Voluntaryist Origins II:

Voluntaryist Origins II Sneak Peek 2

It’s been a blast working on this issue and I cannot wait to share more leading up to the release date!

In liberty,

-J ( :


Voluntaryist Origins II – Sneak Peek 1

Hello Voluntaryist Fans!
I am excited to present the first official sneak peek of the production process for Voluntaryist Origins II. The pencils and inks are well underway and I will be updating you with new sneak peeks on each stage of production.
Enjoy!

Voluntaryist Origins II Sneak Peek 1

In liberty,

-J ( :


Voluntaryist Origins II Success! Next Steps On Production!

Hello, Voluntaryist fans!

We did it!

I am ecstatic to announce that Voluntaryist Origins II closed at a record-breaking $5,544 supported by 119 backers, making this issue the highest funded, most received, longest, and most successful Voluntaryist comic to date! Thank you for your generous time and support in not only backing the campaign, but also being a true fan by continually sharing the campaign promo images and links to new faces online!

finished campaign voluntaryist origins II

Now that the campaign is closed, the chain of production is beginning, and I will keep you in the loop with updates and teasers along the way.

Once Indiegogo releases the funds to me within 1-2 weeks, I will be working with our publishing group, Short Fuse Media, to format the layout for production. The comic will then go into a pencils review process over the course of 1-2 months, with inks, colors, and lettering to follow over the next 1-2 months.

Those who ordered physical, non-comic perks will receive those first. If you ordered a physical comic perk, you will receive whatever you ordered as a bundle once the comic production is complete. Check the completion date estimations on the Indiegogo campaign page for your respective order: https://bit.ly/2Iz5YpY

I will be sending out an e-mail message directly to give all backers their BONUS ITEMS, which includes ALL PAST DIGITAL VOLUNTARYIST ISSUES, The Liberty Force digital comic by Johnny Adams, and a digital copy of Heroes Ignited by Short Fuse Media Group. Please be on the lookout for that e-mail from mr.voluntary[at]gmail.com.

Make sure to check and ensure that your e-mail and shipping address are correct. If anything changes over time, you are able to update that information on Indiegogo by signing in to your order. I will send a campaign reminder 1 week before shipment to ensure that anyone who has moved can update their address before I send out physical comic perks.

If for any reason you made a mistake and forgot to select a perk, PLEASE LET ME KNOW! I care about all supporters and want to make sure that no one made a mistake by not selecting a perk. So please double-check and make sure you selected a perk for your respective pledge, and send me a message if you didn’t select your perk by accident so I can update your order.

I’m looking forward to making this the best Voluntaryist issue ever, and I know I can because of you! So thank you for believing in me and the series and helping to bring Voluntaryist – The Comic Series, to life!

In liberty,

-J ( :

 


Voluntaryist Origins II – Indiegogo Campaign Now Live!

Voluntaryist Origins II Comic Cover

Hello Voluntaryist fans!

The Voluntaryist Origins II comic campaign is now live on Indiegogo. Click this link to check out the campaign: https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/voluntaryist-origins-ii-comic/x/952007#/

Voluntaryist Origins II Comic Cover

TRAILER

This next issue continues the story of how Jack Lloyd comes to be Voluntaryist as  government agents confront Jack, questioning him about his newfound powers.

If you would, please share the campaign link to your social media platforms on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Reddit, and Steemit to help spread the word as we bring the message of liberty to the comic world.

Thank you again for your support in helping to make the Voluntaryist comic series a success! We could not have come this far without you and your dedicated fandom!
In liberty,
-J

Voluntaryist Origins Print Copy Now Available

Get your own print copy of Voluntaryist Origins direct from Indyplanet.

Click this link to navigate to the purchasing page: http://www.indyplanet.us/product/156514/

Past issues and other merch here:

COMICS:
Assange: http://bit.ly/2BAXp7N
Snowden: http://bit.ly/2AjqzKm
Statist Zombies: http://bit.ly/2kb4TKi
No. 1 Special Edition: http://bit.ly/2zERBJ4

SHIRTS:
AnCap black/gold tee: http://bit.ly/2ktAd6T
AnCap Gun tee: http://bit.ly/2zqZpyp
Taxation is Theft tee: http://bit.ly/2wogarP
Anarkitty tee: http://bit.ly/2y6SlVT
Anarchyball tee: http://bit.ly/2yN6qIK
Taxation is theft tank: http://bit.ly/2zzlQVK
Bitcoin tee: http://bit.ly/2xZS9sO
Voluntaryist Comic tee: http://bit.ly/2i34usE

Accessories:
Rageon! Store: http://bit.ly/2A4gdhJ
Zazzle: http://bit.ly/2A2YUx7

Vol Origins Cover Print Copy


Voluntaryist Origins Perks Shipped – Special Note

Hello Voluntaryist fans!

I wanted to let you know that most all Voluntaryist perk orders have been shipped. You should see your perk in the mail come this week or next if in the U.S. If outside the U.S., within the month.

If you would, share a photo of your comic arrival with us on our Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/volcomics/

It feels good to know that you got your perks and I love showing off the comic treasure!
In the process of working through the orders, I noticed that there were a couple of you who only did a donation, i.e., did not select a perk.

If you:

1.) Contributed toward the campaign with a printed comic perk amount.
2.) Made an error and did not select a perk. (Donation only.)

3.) And would like to get the comic perk you could have selected, then:

Please message me at mr.voluntary[at]gmail.com using the e-mail you made your contribution with for the campaign. I will fulfill the comic perk you would have received if you accidentally selected “donation” instead of “perk.” E-mail me with your campaign order name and mailing address by November 10th to be counted. I cannot process anything beyond this Friday, November 10th.

AGAIN – Thank you so much everyone for helping to make this issue the best yet!

I am proud to say that Voluntaryist Origins is the canon origins story I had hoped to start with from the beginning. While the past issues were a lot of fun and were important to flesh out the future of the series, I needed the groundwork laid, and this issue is IT!

From here on out, I will be working to continue the chronology, so please stay tuned on the Facebook page and on the website: http://volcomic.com, to find out when the next comic campaign launches to continue the story for part 2.

I cannot wait to share what Voluntaryist adventure unfolds next!

In liberty,

-J ( :

 


Voluntaryist Origins Print Comics Arrived!

Voluntaryist Origins Print Copy

Hello Voluntaryist fans!

I am excited to announce that the printed copies of the comics have arrived. I’m looking forward to packing and shipping them to you!

Coming soon!

Voluntaryist Origins Print Copy

-J ( :


Voluntaryist Origins – Early Digital Release Sent Out

Hello from J at Voluntaryist – The Comic Series!

I am excited to announce the Indiegogo supporter early digital release of Voluntaryist Origins! I know we’re a little behind schedule, but I think it was worth the wait as I added on an extra page to production, making this a full-length comic book with 24 interior comic art pages.

THE EARLY RELEASE SUPPORTER DOWNLOAD LINK HAS BEEN SENT TO DIRECTLY TO YOUR E-MAIL IF YOU WERE A SUPPORTER.

This is the first time the Voluntaryist story is being presented from the beginning of the canon, with the chronology to follow from here on out in future issues.

The physical perks are being ordered now and the digital files are being sent off to the printer. The printer will then be shipping the comic books to me and then I will be shipping out the physical comics to those who ordered them.

Those who wish to pick up a physical copy outside of the campaign will be able to do so at Indyplanet.com. I will share the link on the Indiegogo.com campaign when available.

If you have any thoughts, questions, or last-minute changes of address, please make sure to contact me at mr.voluntary{at}gmail.com or by submitting the change of address form through Indiegogo directly on the comic campaign.

Thank you so much for helping to bring the Voluntaryist comic to life! I couldn’t have made it this far without your years of support which have allowed me to flesh out the details of the comic story and characters and refine production so that each issue is even better than the last.

Looking forward to bringing the message of liberty to the comic world with you!

Sincerely,

-J ( :

P.S. Check out our new clothing line at RageOn: 

https://www.rageon.com/a/users/Voluntaryist

taxation is theft shirt voluntaryist

And pick up any missing comic titles over on the right-hand side at: 

http://volcomic.com


Reminder to Update Address if Needed for Voluntaryist Origins

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Hello Voluntaryist fans!

The Voluntaryist Origins comic production is going strong. I am on the last leg of combining colors with letters.

The delivery of non-digital goods will be slightly behind original schedule, but I will keep you up-to-date when I ship out the comics. They should hopefully be out to you by October with digital near the end of this month.

In the meantime, please be sure to update your mailing address if it has changed. You can do that through the Indiegogo.com website or by e-mailing me at mr.voluntary[at]gmail.com

I want to make sure each person gets their perks, so please let me know if your address has changed or will change come October.

Looking forward,

-J ( :

P.S. Here’s one last sneak peek before release. Enjoy!

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Voluntaryist Origins Sneak Peek 4

Voluntaryist Origins sneak peek 4

Hello Voluntaryist fans!

Enjoy this sneak peek No. 4 from our latest title in production: Voluntaryist Origins!

Voluntaryist Origins sneak peek 4


Voluntaryist Origins Sneak Peek 3

Voluntaryist Origins Comic Sneak peek 3

Hello Voluntaryist fans!

Enjoy this sneak peek No. 3 from our latest title in production: Voluntaryist Origins!

Voluntaryist Origins Comic Sneak peek 3


Voluntaryist Origins Sneak Peek 2

Voluntaryist Origins Sneak Peek 2

Hello Voluntaryist fans!

Enjoy this sneak peek No.2 from our latest title in production: Voluntaryist Origins!

Voluntaryist Origins Sneak Peek 2


Voluntaryist: Origins Sneak Peek 1

Voluntaryist Origins sneak peek 1

Hello Voluntaryist fans!

Thank you for your patience as we have been working through the storyboard and artwork. I am happy to announce the first sneak peek for the Origins comic. Enjoy!

Voluntaryist Origins sneak peek 1


Voluntaryist Origins Campaign Complete

Hello Voluntaryist fans!

I am excited to announce that we have completed our Voluntaryist Origins Indiegogo comic campaign!

While we did not reach our lofty backing goal, we did reach AMAZING heights with this campaign that make Voluntaryist Origins the MOST SUCCESSFUL CAMPAIGN EVER.

In this campaign, we:

  • Hit the No. 1 spot on Indiegogo comics!
  • Reached over 5,200 fans on our Facebook!
  • Reached 97 backers – BEATING ALL PREVIOUS RECORDS!
  • Raised over $3,600 – OUR HIGHEST-FUNDED CAMPAIGN OF ALL TIME!

Because of this, I can tell you that not only will this comic be the longest in our production history, but it will be the first full industry-standard comic book we have completed in one shot.

The Voluntaryist Origins story will be released as a “Part 1” with Part 2 to be worked on soon.

Thank you so much again for your generous time in sharing the campaign and contributing support! You’re the reason why the next evolution in culture and liberty is taking place. I promise to you as I have with each campaigns’ backers to make this issue the best one yet. I will be giving the production process my utmost attention and taking the feedback I have received over the years to ensure that every aspect of this comic is artful and articulate.

COMIC PRODUCTION DETAILS AND TIMELINE

The comic production process will begin after the funding is released from Indiegogo in about two weeks. I will be working with our production team to set the storyboarding for the primary penciling artist. The drawing and revision process will take 6-8 weeks with a coloring and lettering process of another 6-8 weeks afterward.

As per the campaign timeline, I will begin fulfilling those who ordered solely non-comic perks first in the coming weeks.

Those who ordered print comics alone or with other items will receive their comic bundle once the production process is complete.

As we work on the process, I will be posting teasers on our website, http://volcomic.com and on our Facebook page, http://facebook.com/volcomics

Please check back at those sites if you want to get some sneak peeks over the next few months.

If you will be moving in the coming months, please make sure to send us an updated address to mr.voluntary[at]gmail.com We will send a reminder e-mail before we ship major comic perks as well.

I’m still stunned at how well this campaign performed. I think 2017 might just be the beginnings of some greater strides toward more Voluntaryist virtues!

In liberty,

-J ( :