Editions

Listed in chronological order, with mini commentary.

The God Machine, Ashcan #1, “Prologue”
Printed mid-2009. Was sold at SDCC, NYCC, DragonCon
Price: $3.00
100 printed (SOLD  OUT)
Black & white
Pages: 10
Published by SpookyChan Productions

“I wanted to have something to sell for SDCC that year since there was a delay on the preview issue. The pages in this ashcan would later show up in color for the final graphic novel.”

The God Machine, “Preview Book”
Printed late-2009. Was first sold at NYCC and then comic shops.
Price: $3.95
??? printed (SOLD  OUT)
Full color
Pages: 48
Published by Archaia

“This is very special since it was my first publication with just me doing everything. It’s also the first chapter of volume 1. It includes character bios.”

The God Machine, Volume 1 (hardbound edition)
Printed late-2010. Was first sold at NYCC, then distributed to major book chains and comic shops.
Price: $24.95
5,000 printed (SOLD  OUT)
Full color
Pages: 160
Published by Archaia

“One of my all-time favorite moments of my life. A crowning achievement of blood, sweat, and tears. ~2 years’ worth of work, with editing done by Ryan Hudnall and foreword by Doc Hammer”

The God Machine, Volume 1 (Leather-bound edition)
Printed late-2010. Was first sold at NYCC, then distributed to major book chains and comic shops.
Price: $50
2,000 printed (SOLD  OUT)
Full color
Pages: 160
Published by Archaia

“Same edition as the regular hardbound, but with leather-bound cover with gold foil monster designs.”

The God Machine, Ashcan #2, “Fragmented Beginning”
Printed in 2012. Was sold at SDCC, NYCC, DragonCon
Price: $5.00
100 printed (SOLD  OUT)
Color
Pages: 12
Published by SpookyChan Productions

“Pages from upcoming volume 2, chapter 1. I was preparing for the launch of volume 2 but sadly it never happened at that time.”

The God Machine, Volume 1 Reprise Kickstarter Edition ”TBD”
Coming late 2021
Full color
Published by Machina Corpse

“This edition will have extended scenes, revised text, re-lettered, new logo, additional new foreword, new covers, and additional material.”

The God Machine, Volume 2, “Time’s End.”
Coming 2022
Full color
Published by Machina Corpse