Written by Frank Martin
Art by Antonio Mastria
From Kickstarter: “Antarctica. One of the last frontiers in the world. And that’s just above the surface. Deep below the ocean ice is an unexplored alien world unlike anywhere else on the planet. It’s a place so incredible no scientist could resist…until a research team goes missing and a trio of elite divers are sent in to rescue them. Their mission is dangerous. Down right impossible. And will uncover a mystery that could unravel the Earth as we know it.”
Welcome to Avalon Oil, a family run oil company founded in the Geyser Age. Every 30 years, unknown to the larger world, something happens to the well beneath this oil field. Something wakes up.
First the sword Excalibur appears.The oil, imbued with the magic of Avalon possesses anyone it touches –Turning them into Knight of Avalon, hellbent on razing the Earth to lay the foundation for their empire’s return.
The duty then falls on the current Oil Baron, heir to Avalon Oil, to draw Excalibur and plunge its molten remains back into the oil well.
The Crude Knight is a 5 issue limited series that follows Jonathan’s struggle against the workers of his family’s oil field turned warriors of Avalon.
James has been alive for a long time – a really long time. He’s travelling the stars with his A.I. companion Liz, trying to discover the truth about what happened to him all those years ago, and what lies in his future…
“A Small Favor is a comic book series by Caleb Palmquist and John Grimes, with art by fifteen different artists (and counting)! The story is told over the course of 1,000 years, and every time period is drawn by a different artist. Contributors include Walter Ostlie (Shiver Bureau, Metal Shark Bro!), Nicolas Touris (Pixie Dust, Franklin and Ghost), Nick OG (Beyond the Wall of Sleep), and many more!”