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In between regular postings of This EMPIRE are “yesteryear” strips and sketches. 

October is Hail-This-EMPIRE!!  October 7, 2009 was the launch of the comic. 

The sketch above was apart of a #SketchBomb-NC 1st Wednesday event;  Bartkira a project where Ryan Humphrey mix The Simpsons with Akira. Community project initiated/edited by James Harvey. Below is previous progress sketches of the finish piece. 


The challenge called for five pages so maybe some more might be made.

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So next week is another 1st Wednesday I wonder what will be the “special” theme for #SketchBomb-NC feel free to come out join camaraderie 🙂 

Thank you for reading, back to making comics.



*Pardon the text format, it seems to be happening on previous posts, ugh growing pains*