New in the Birdcage Bottom Books shop:

William Cardini’s “Vortex #4”

Vortex #4 concludes the adventures of the Miizzzard on the planet of the shape-shifting aliens who call themselves the Vortex.

In Vortex #2, the Miizzz entered the communal dreamscape of the ultra-violent Vortex to try and free their minds from outside control. In Vortex #3, the Miizzzard battled his way to the control device and stepped inside …

7″ x 10″, 32 pages. $6
B&w cover with b&w interior 

- See more at: http://www.birdcagebottombooks.com/shop/vortex-4/#sthash.wLy7XAV2.dpuf

In conjunction with our Fall Books Kickstarter, William Cardini is detailing the bizarre and fascinating origin story of Vortex’s main character, the Miizzzard on his blog.  Give it a read, you won’t be disappointed!  Afterwards, be sure to hop on over to our Kickstarter page to help turn these comics into a beautiful graphic novel.


I’ve started a new comic, Skew, on Study Group!

Check back every Monday for 1-2 new pages. Like Vortex, Skew features the Miizzzard. There’ll be incremental and instantaneous transformations, monster wizard battles, mechs, slime, and journeys through planes physical and meta. I’ve got some fun ideas cooking in my sketchbook so I hope you’ll come simmer in the Skew stew often. Thanks to Zack Soto for this opportunity.