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Raven Nevermore #3: Midnight Dreary


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RAVEN NEVERMORE is a 30-page comic set in a bleak and dreary supernatural dark fantasy setting unveiling the mystery of elite lawman, Corvan Moore.

This Kickstarter is for RAVEN NEVERMORE, CHAPTER 3: “MIDNIGHT DREARY”, a 30-page comic that follows Corvan Moore, who is coerced into clearing a shipment of dreamdust into Cog Town, if he wants to see his daughter again. What does the ship's first mate, a celestial, know about Corvan, and how is he connected to Sheriff Gearwall? Corvan's bloodline holds answers, but is he ready to accept them?

NOTE: This series is intended for Mature Audiences. It contains violence, profanity, nudity, sexual themes and other content suitable only for mature (18+) readers.


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Tyr Wyrmwood: Dragon Hunter, One-Shot

TYR WYRMWOOD: DRAGON HUNTER is a cyberpunk fantasy adventure set in an alternate world where the threat of dragons range from being small annoying critters to large destructive forces of nature.The story follows dragon bounty hunter, Tyr Wyrmwood, and his Seelie cyborg sidekick, Beacon. They seek to unravel a megacorporation conspiracy that may be connected to the mysterious abduction of Tyr's fiancée, Claire Diem, by a notorious crimson wyrm--a primal dragon known for his short sporadic appearances that leave death and devastation behind him in his wake.

Writer: Nuno XEI
Artist: Giannis Milonogiannis
Letters: CRANK!

Written in 2010, Published 2015 © XEI


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Koroo: The Black Lion Cover

Koroo: The Black Lion, Four 22-Page Issues

KOROO: THE BLACK LION is a 4-part mini-series that tells the story of an ostracized young cub as he learns to cope with a mysterious connection to a star-spawned horror, understand his kinship with a strange cosmic-aligned orphan boy, and confront a supernatural infestation of interstellar parasites that are set to contaminate his land in the name of forgotten, slumbering gods.

Writer: Nuno XEI
Artist: Claudio Muñiz
Colors: Hector Rubilar
Letters: CRANK!

Written in 2014, Completed 2016 © XEI


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Breachspace: Beholder, Single-Page Shorts

BREACHSPACE: FIGMENTS collects 30 flash fiction shorts, 3 (really) short shorts, and 18 sequential one-shots. All the tales take place in the BREACHSPACE Setting, and span across the different countries of the fictional world.

The BREACHSPACE Setting is a world filled with fear, dread and unsettling realities. It is a world brought into existence because of a reality-shaping anomaly triggered by the opening of The Hellmouth, an event called the Great Cataclysm.

Writer/Letters/Cover: Nuno XEI
Artist: Emmanuel Xerx Javier

Comic Strips Written/Released in Print in 2009-2012 ("Blueprint Magazine", Waterloo, ON), Flash Fiction and Short Fiction Written in 2011-2012, © XEI


Breachspace: Chronicles, Single-Page Shorts

BREACHSPACE CHRONICLES: Volume One is a short story anthology made up of six stories, written by six authors. These short stories take place in the different countries in the BREACHSPACE Setting. Volume 1 is primarily set on the continent of Uropia. These shorts aren't considered “canon” material for the setting.

“The Secret of Konrad Drexlar” by Kevin Lumley
“Tainted Love” by E.J. Tett
“Blood and Freedom” by Joleen Kuyper
“Sparks and Embers” by Tim James
“Markus, The Waking Man” by John Brady
“The Price of a Soldier’s Soul” by Kirsten Cross

Written 2009-2011, Published Online in 2012, © XEI


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Gypsy Road, 8-Pages

GYPSY ROAD is the story of a man--er... minotaur--named Bo, the creator and lead developer of an outrageously successful MMO, called Endless. Bo has decided to leave his comfortable life behind in order to hit the road in search of freedom. The story is a character-driven exploration of life and the special mundane moments that are usually ignored thanks to the high-paced tendencies of modern society.

Writer/Letters: Nuno XEI
Artist: Emmanuel Xerx Javier

Written in 2012, Released Online 2013 © XEI


Lone Stranger: A Short Stay, 8-Pages

LONE STRANGER features a stranded alien cowboy as he tries to find himself a place to call home, but of course, trouble comes a-knockin. This 8-page comic was done as an experiment using different toned paper during the art process.

Writer/Tones: Nuno XEI
Artist: Emmanuel Xerx Javier
Letters: Thomas Mauer

Written in 2010, Released Online 2013 © XEI


League of Aquatic Heroes: Attack of the Octopod & Curse of Blackwater Webcomics

A webcomic series that captures the spirit of the silver age. The League of Aquatic Heroes are a band of sea adventurers who are committed to keeping the oceans clear of hostilities. In a world where most heroes are busy protecting 1/3 of the Earth’s surface, someone has to be left in charge of the remaining 2/3rds! The team consists of the following:

  • Kraken, a focused strategist and psionic team leader;
  • Boston Crab, an eager shape alteration coral anomaly;
  • Orca, a loyal sonic blasting sea-robot;
  • Swordfish, an agile finesse fighting mermaid swashbuckler;
  • Blowfish, a regenerating mutant quill generating thrillseeker;
  • Sea Squall, a pseudo-god of the oceans!

Together they stand for what’s right and true all across the Seven Seas!

Writer/Letters: Nuno XEI
Artist: Nikola Temkov

Written/Released Online in 2009-2010, © XEI

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