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Vegas comic book fest to debut crowdfunded work

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The debut of an all-ages 'Tales from Lost Vegas' comic book will highlight the upcoming Vegas Valley Comic Book Festival. (Source: Pop Goes the Icon) The debut of an all-ages 'Tales from Lost Vegas' comic book will highlight the upcoming Vegas Valley Comic Book Festival. (Source: Pop Goes the Icon)
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The upcoming Vegas Valley Comic Book Festival will showcase the debut of a locally created comic book made possible through crowdfunding.

Tales from Lost Vegas was funded with nearly $7,000, the result of more than 100 backers on the crowdfunding website Kickstarter. Creators said the all-ages book got most of its funding from the Las Vegas area.

The Vegas Valley Comic Book Festival is set to be held at the Clark County Library at 1401 E. Flamingo Rd. on Saturday, Nov. 2., from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Beginning Friday, Oct. 25, Alternate Reality Comics at 4110 S. Maryland Parkway will set up an exhibit offering a first glimpse of Tales from Lost Vegas. Creators will be on hand for an artist reception from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

The exhibit is expected to be on display through Nov. 22.

The book is the third in a series of locally-centric comics that benefit the Las Vegas-Clark County Library District Foundation's support of the comic book festival.

You can get details on the comic book fest as well as Tales from Lost Vegas at this link.

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