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just want to have a journal to link to people who are curios as i just lack the time to answer everybody :)

1 yes sunstone will be sold in printed forrm as a  series of books

2 each chapter will be 1 comic issue

3 i am currently finalizing printing arrangements

4 printed versions will feature improved art and writing, by art i mean obvious tweaks in anatomy , inking and so on, by writing i mean streamlined  while keeping true to the material and  at times better worded... with less typos....



6  you might say it will be a  sort of a 4 big  parts to the story
first is the story of ally and lisa to a certain point, called sunstone
second is a story of alan and anne which will last about till chapter 12. ally and lisa will very much be featured in it vbut the focus will be shifted. subtitle of this one will be mercy
third will be about marion and james subtitled...not sure yet XD
fourth will be unification of all the stories with their respective finales

7 printed comics will feature extra pages unseen till now. by this i don't mean there will be hardcore sex or even more pages of sex (listens for a collective sigh)  extra pages will  be  there to polish out the storytelling and  offer some fun insights


standard strips will keep bein posted here first. and for free as usual.

printed versions are after all merely compilations of what is a webcomic in every sense of the way :)

once all the chapters are finished and books are out,  i will celebrate the end of this journey by giving away the full digital version of the comic.

not the one you have now, i mean the printed  comic version in digital format.
while i know many of you are eager to support this  story by buying the books, i also get that not everyone is able to.

i was there once myself. but i will not see you guys and girls  miss out on this .

so yes, ultimately all of you will see the finished version.

9 will there be hardcover editions?  if the sales numbers justify it. hell if it sells enough i might have a super deluxe leather corset bound editions XD

10 prices on printed books...that one i don't know. it depends on  printer and distribution and other misc costs. i presume it will end up being about 15 usd, but who knows, maybe even less as that end price is often cut down by   comic stores and amazon.  so that part is too early to say for now. i will keep you updated on it

that about sums it up i think.
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VigilantSatyr Featured By Owner Mar 25, 2016  New Deviant Hobbyist Writer
Just found Sunstone the other day while sick at home from work. Read everything available and put the published books on my Amazon Wish List for purchase later. Love the characters, enjoying the stories. Hope to see all of the chapters that you anticipate creating.
Thanks for making this.
NOBUYUKI02 Featured By Owner Oct 2, 2015
Found sunstone on deviant art and immediately ordered it from Amazon.I was not disappointed. Every page was on heavy stock glossy paper in rich warm colors. The story was good, the characters were interesting and likeable. If I have any criticism it would be that it could stand to be a tad more explicit. I know, you don't want that to get in the way of the story but a little fan service here and there couldn't hurt. Just say'n...the story put me in mind of what xena warrior princess would have been like as an HBO series. The characters dynamic is simular. And you have to admit Ally looks a lot like Lucy Lawless. Lucy Lawless and Renee O'Connor mmmmmmmmm.........Well, any way, I'm looking forward to your next work...and remember, fan service.
eramosat Featured By Owner Nov 2, 2014
like u need to hear it at this point...but ok, you accomplished a great thing with sunstone, it's great crossover art! x10.

congrats on seducing a mouse into being more-then-a-mouse.
dakotadugger Featured By Owner Aug 25, 2014
I just wanna know when and where to give you my money XD lol Love Sunstone ~ <3
FlyQueen Featured By Owner Jul 1, 2014   Digital Artist
So can't wait for this :> 
Just asking, but do you think it's possible to get a signed version from you? I would so love an autograph.
Soldatoflife Featured By Owner Jun 18, 2014
Me wants! Tis all I can say. And awesome review from video person :)
Sobiwankenobi Featured By Owner May 24, 2014
LadyPirotessa Featured By Owner May 18, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
You are absolutely amazing. As many are, I'm planning to buy the book and also do the download, spread the word, make a banner with tons of cheerleader in Shinez inspired bondage gear (okay maybe not but as close to it as possible!)

Congratulations on all your success!
WhiteAlabaster Featured By Owner May 17, 2014
I will buy the books very gladly! (from Italy) ^^ but I hope you'll make a unique volume for all the chapters, it would be nicer to have everything in one volume :D
985323 Featured By Owner May 10, 2014
I will pre-order for hardcover!
RyukoK Featured By Owner Apr 12, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Just. Effin. Awesome.

I would love to be as good of an artist as you, I'm still polishing my style and maybe as soon as I am able to flesh out my character more I'd get something going. XD
Ideenkotze Featured By Owner Mar 24, 2014  Student Photographer
I'd absolutely love to get my hands on one of these as a birthday present for my best friend... whose birthday is in july. any chance of the prints being sold until then? I know it's lots of work but it would be lovely to know a rough time when it will be released (:
gederek Featured By Owner Mar 20, 2014
I really admire your work AND enthousiasm on this. It's really really great!

I'm wondering where these comic issues are going to be released and if there's an option to get our hands on it in western Europe. I'm really glad you're offering it up for free in the end anyway, once more showing you do this because you really enjoy doing this, but I believe nothing beats a physical copy of it :D So I really hope to be able to have it here, perhaps even by postage or something, I probably wouldn't mind paying extra for that. If it's possible, of course. Printing the digital copy myself just isn't the same :)

Good luck with everything you encounter in life,
Keep up the good work!
rkade Featured By Owner Mar 13, 2014
you're amazing, and you have MANY fans.. I ARE ONE! I so look forward to seeing the finished product.
nsbrwttt Featured By Owner Mar 8, 2014
Will you deliver to other countries?

I'm from the North of England and I need this in my life. Obviously I'll pay for postage.

Thanks a lot.
GSaintly Featured By Owner Feb 20, 2014
Way to go. The printed version sounds awwesome - can't wait.
Kandarako Featured By Owner Feb 19, 2014
I'll keep informed about how to obtain my super deluxe leather corset bound edition :3

(Amazing work, btw... I never say anything because my horrible, horrible English)
Eladia-Laines Featured By Owner Feb 19, 2014
This is awesome. Can't wait to buy it!!!
Darkthor999 Featured By Owner Feb 19, 2014
Squee!!  Glad for the great news and impressed by your generosity.
synaid Featured By Owner Feb 18, 2014  Hobbyist Writer
Who will do the printing?
tudor-goode Featured By Owner Feb 16, 2014
me too four TPB's or hard covers would be great! ?8->
kolixela Featured By Owner Feb 15, 2014
I've watched this series for quite a while now. Once it's available I'll be ordering it (hardcover if possible, signed if possible ^_^ )
AlatheaSquared Featured By Owner Feb 11, 2014

you are taking on a hell of a mission (as is your wife) Im very glad that your popularity with us is enough to justify so much work, though, as an artist, you would probably write these for your self, anyway. 
ColtraneLushLife Featured By Owner Feb 10, 2014
I was happy to see that the whole, finished series would be available but I am so impressed by your generosity.  For those of us on a (hopefully) temporarily tight budget, thank you.
KuraiTenshiV Featured By Owner Feb 9, 2014  Hobbyist
Awesome cannot wait!
Stoobs Featured By Owner Feb 9, 2014
Oooh, a nice special limited collectors edition, in a leather-bound corset slip-case?

Something like this, only better?

Sign me up! :D (Big Grin) 
Vargnatt Featured By Owner Apr 22, 2014
I was thinking about almost the same

YamiBrooke Featured By Owner Feb 8, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Are you using a Kickstarter for this? Or how will the books be sold and any estimation to what they will cost?
Farrago16 Featured By Owner Feb 14, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
I'm curious about this one myself. If i buy one of the books i will need to do it discretely.
YamiBrooke Featured By Owner Feb 17, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I think Kickstarter would be a great idea. Probably even gain more fans who will want to buy them. Since it's mostly a matter of printing and distribution, you'd just need to estimate how much it would cost total and choose tiers and stretch goals and such. My husband and I have helped back several successful projects and it would put you at less of a risk as you'll have the money to get it done instead of having to make it back. And as for anyone who can't afford to buy the printed form, there's always a $1 option and you could do a downloadable PDF for like $5, or whatever. It still benefits the project and they get a digital version they can read without having to be on deviant art. 

It's something to look into.:) And I for one would be VERY happy to see this come to pass!
mechanicgeisha Featured By Owner Feb 7, 2014  Professional Photographer
any chance you could do like packs of all comics together sold as one bundle :) *really hooked onto sunstone and genuinely would love to support you a little as its a really brilliant comic series and all your hard work is really appreciated and enjoyed*
chasehoward Featured By Owner Feb 7, 2014
If you make a hardcover edition, I will have a new most prized possession....
ShaudaySmith Featured By Owner Feb 5, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
well, you have at least one guarenteed buyer. especially if there is a hardcover edition. but i will happily buy paperback for the whole lot.  
nelboy Featured By Owner Feb 4, 2014
i relay want a kick starter for this  id probably pledge too much 
blackdragonflower Featured By Owner Feb 3, 2014  Student General Artist
**IS WAY TOO EXCITED FOR THIS** I need to start saving up a ton of money for this now!
Cryu Featured By Owner Feb 3, 2014
What a wonderful person, this artist of ours
SeDevri Featured By Owner Jan 30, 2014
*clears throat*

msjenkins1 Featured By Owner Jan 30, 2014
You have created, not only great entertainment, but a required texbook for future initiations prior to BDSM play, I think. "Hello. Oh, you like BDSM? Okay, read this...(hands over portable copy)...see you in a week." 
leontinker Featured By Owner Jan 30, 2014
Still waiting for a print.. hard...soft...nevermind...just bring it ooooooon
nimilasofthe8sheep Featured By Owner Jan 29, 2014
Bindwell Featured By Owner Jan 29, 2014
I've been following the comic for a while and from the very beginning hoped there would be a print version and/or an app (check out the online comic and app by Daniel Lieske for an example - with the official version. 

Looking forward to it!

JarinArenos Featured By Owner Jan 28, 2014
Any ideas about early access to PDF for people who aren't up to buying physical copies but still want to support and buy rather than get a free version?
Pa-chanese Featured By Owner Jan 28, 2014
Definitely buying; that's no doubt. But how often are we going to be able to see releases? Monthly? Bi-weekly? Any ideas on that yet?
Aisaka-little-tiger Featured By Owner Jan 28, 2014
omg omg omg omg i just died a little bit and came back <3 this is the best thing that have happened this year <3 
fucking great news!!! let me know when and I'll be getting it!!! 
*run and jump around like a little and happy highschooler*
dominosfleet Featured By Owner Jan 27, 2014
When you finish it i'd love to know. I like the idea of a Hardcover edition but if it's release soft back initially I would probably buy that in hopes to get a hardback when released. 
rretter Featured By Owner Jan 27, 2014
Well, that sounds very nice... but you do realize that, given the current rate of production, 22 chapters will be finished sometime in the 22nd century...
Tienz113 Featured By Owner Jan 27, 2014
Mnrgh. Suspicious of this Marion chick but it can't all be gold :p 

Actually surprised Lisa and Ally's story is "pausing" so soon but I probably have lost context/ not facing burn out on one pairing. Suupah excited for Anne and Alan. Wondering how you're going to link them all back up again.

Gah how am I going to store it. Any chance there's going to be an awesome master imagine on the side.... please ? :D (I have no clue about the logistics of it. Let me have my other fantasies! :p)

Also Yay! on Ravine in March! 
Dark-Talon Featured By Owner Jan 27, 2014  Student General Artist
OOOooooooooooo! *eyes sparkle brightly* Cannot wait for the books! *ish really excited* I will be buying at least two sets! :D
Cenomancer Featured By Owner Jan 27, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
... okay, free version for those that really have money issues currently like me, this is just great o/
That motivated to get a printed version once the situation gets better x)
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