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Kickstarter: 2018 Accidental Aliens Anthology

Written by Tim Midura on Tuesday, March 13 2018 and posted in News with Benefits

Kickstarter: 2018 Accidental Aliens Anthology

A collection of Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Post Apocalyptic, and Western revenge short stories by comic creators based out of San Diego.

Source: Kickstarter

The San Diego comics collective Accidental Aliens have launched the latest Kickstarter for their annual anthology. The Kickstarter has already reached its goal of $3,500 and is currently sitting at $3,841 with 19 days left to go.

This year's anthology is a collection of sci-fi, fantasy, post-apocalyptic, and western revenge short stories. The full list of titles, creators, and synopses are below.


Live from the Apocalypse by Andi Dukleth

A reporter and photographer are left stranded in the California desert after a national meltdown leads to the collapse of modern society. Armed with out dated technology and an old news van, the duo capture the heart breaking stories they come across while single handedly try to restore the air waves.



Space Sass by Drah Hard

If you were a collector of cool, had your own space ship, a cat for a sidekick, and were hated for being beautiful--you'd be Space Sass. Well, you're not. But you can read about it like you were! BAM! SPACE SASS!



Sword Saga: Giants by Rodney Anderson Jr.

Sword Saga: Giants is an ongoing short story project that pits the main characters of a fantasy epic against enormous monsters and beasts. This time the story focuses on warrior woman Zuri as she faces down not one, not two but three ogres in battle! Tons of action and adventure!


Atla by Emily Rocha

A young aspiring marine biologist comes face to face with the creature that cost him his father. But when he finally begins to face his fears, he discovers that there is more to be afraid of than he ever imagined.



Tale of Rust written by Dylan Grey & art by Travis Ames

The Kingdom has been invading the Republic for years. Every day brings the King closer to conquest over the Senator. The Senator's technology is powerful but is no match to the King's magic. The Senator decides he needs some magic in order to change the tide of this war and he may have found the perfect guy the job to get him some.


The Adventures of Terrik Zion by Tristan Whitehouse

When a nearly undetectable alien species invades their sector of colonized space, a group of semi-outlaws find themselves dragged into intergalactic warfare. As if dealing with crippling debt and quarter-life crises weren't enough! These are the adventures of Terrik, Julie, Tiffany, Irina, and Toryn.



The Wanderers of Melisanda by Scott Lost

In the year 3518, Humanity has traveled the galaxy to discover new worlds, only to find a planet where a meteor never hit, and the first inhabitants survived & evolved. Will two dominant species on one planet be able to coexist? Welcome to the Wanderers of Melisanda...


Dust written by Travis Rivas. Art by Javier Aranda. Colors by Jeremy Colwell. Letters by Shawn Lee

When climate change has ravaged the planet, the only currency left is healthy human organs. When the ruthless Baron came to collect what was owed to him from a poor farmer and his wife, the Baron took the wife's heart. Now, years later, the man known only as Dust has come to get the heart that rightfully belongs to him.



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Born in the frozen tundra of Massachusetts, Tim Midura has long possessed a love for comic books and records. After stealing the beard of Zeus and inventing the pizza bagel, a much more heavily tattooed and bearded Tim Midura has finally settled in San Diego. He's the world's first comics journalist who doesn't want to become a comics writer. Find him on twitter, facebook or by email.

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