The Bishart Kids Club is a monthly membership for fans, friends and foes of comic creator Ben Bishop. Justin Soderberg unboxes the second quarter of 2022 box.
This quarter the BKC box includes a BKC “D.A.R.E.” bumper sticker, BKC “Lowglow” sticker, The Last Ronin #3 Michelangelo design 11×17″ print, BKC Bishmania t-shirt, and “Oroku Hiroto” The Last Ronin bookshelf box.
As a bonus this quarter, Ben included an exclusive metal cover variant of The Last Ronin #5. This book is limited to only 250 copies and is only available to members of the Bishart Kids Club.
Check out the unboxing video above for more!
What is Bishart Kids Club
Established sometime around 2017 with a diehard handful of Ben’s biggest supporters, the Bishart Kids Club today is constantly growing and evolving into something not even Ben could have predicted. Set up as a monthly recurring membership fee, with bisboxes full of club only exclusive items shipping quarterly, the very best part about the club, is the people within it…Between the incredible 24/7 members only group chat, exclusive club only comic variants, comic con meetups, dinners, studio visits and wing nights with group members from all over the world, real lifelong friendships among fellow collectors and comic fans have been born and the Bishkids have become a real family – warts and all, just like your real family!
How The Bishart Kids Club Works
Bishart Kids Club memberships range from $5 – $200 a month. Every single Bishkid is invited, and encouraged to be a part of the Bishart Kids Club members only group chat, receives a discount code for 10% – 20% off (depending on their level) for use on almost anything and everything in Ben’s Bishstore, as well as at comic cons. Not only will Bishart Kids Club members get early access on Bishstore exclusive sale days, they also have a discounted price to begin with. In addition to your savings you’ll also be given a free signed print anytime you see Ben at a show and be entered into every original art raffle he holds automatically, whether you buy a ticket or not!
Whats In The Box?
Every Bishkid $25 and up will receive a quarterly Bishbox every three months of active membership. Bishboxes are full of club only exclusive items with insanely low production runs that you can only get here, made specifically for each quarter’s Bishbox. Bishkids are the only ones with access to what’s inside and new members who may have missed out on previous boxes can sign into the members only shop, where they can individually grab past Bishbox exclusives while supplies last.
Who is Ben Bishop?
Bishop is a comic creator from Maine. Ben created the world’s very first Split Decision Comic, The Aggregate. A comic that puts you in the drivers seat with four beginnings, seven endings and twenty-five choices in between. The Aggregate was nominated for a 2018 Ringo Award for best original graphic novel, the only self published book on the ballot. The Aggregate Book 2 is currently in production.
In addition to being a frequent cover artist for IDW Publishing’s TMNT series, Ben was the artist for the TMNT Raphael Macro Series, Target R.
Throughout all this Ben has also been worked on characters like the Bloodshot for Valiant Entertainment, Savage Dragon for Image comics, Batman, Transformers, Gi Joe, and more.