Comics

Tyranny of the Muse #1

Frank Fisher is nothing, but he wants to be something more. When a mysterious, chain-smoking “muse” named Bonnie offers assistance by injecting actual seeds of inspiration directly into his brain through a festering wound, his world is changed forever. Follow Frank and Bonnie on a surreal, bizarre, and darkly hilarious adventure through their messy lives as they search for meaning in a seemingly meaningless world.

In this issue: Struggling human, Frank Fisher meets his "muse" Bonnie for a smoke, a chat, and a fix of inspiration.

Art by Jesse Balmer
Published by Alternative Comics


Tyranny of the Muse #2

In this issue: Riding high on a new injection, Frank and Bonnie head to Frank's place so he can work on his screenplay, "A Big Pile of Nothing." In the screenplay, we meet a small boy named Dusty, Frank's main character who bears striking similarities to Frank.

Art by Jesse Balmer
Published by Alternative Comics


Tyranny of the Muse #3

In this issue: We check into Bonnie's past life as a different kind of muse. While in the present, we follow Frank into the rabbit hole of his screenplay, "A Big Pile of Misery." And in the screenplay, we learn more about Dusty, Frank's main character.

Art by Dave Chisholm
Published by Alternative Comics


Tyranny of the Muse #4

In this issue: We check in with Frank before he met Bonnie. He has a toothache and a run-in with an intense mailman.

Art by Dave Chisholm
Published by Alternative Comics


Lake Imago #1

Following a family tragedy, sisters Belle and Poppy along with childhood friend Pris head out on a camping trip for some stress-free fun. When Belle nearly drowns she undergoes a drastic, supernatural shift that may cost the other two their lives.

Combining the coming-of-age terror of It Follows with the mystery of Paper Girls, Lake Imago from artist Jamaica Dyer (Heavy Metal, Weird Fishes) and writer Eddie Wright (Tyranny of the Muse, Regular Show) is a hypnotic, human, and beautiful journey into the horrors of growing up.

"Haunting and yet deeply thoughtful, Lake Imago is an immensely promising study of depression and grief..."

- Nick Hanover, Loser City

"I love everything about it."

- Christopher Sebela, writer of We(l)come Back


LAKE IMAGO #2

Following a family tragedy, sisters Belle and Poppy along with childhood friend Pris head out on a camping trip for some stress-free fun. When Belle nearly drowns she undergoes a drastic, supernatural shift that may cost the other two their lives.

In this issue: The girls recover from their mishap. And something is wrong with Belle.

Art by Jamaica Dyer


REGULAR SHOW OGN VOL 04 WRASSLESPLOSION

When slacker park employees Mordecai and Rigby settle an argument with a backyard wrestling match, they suddenly find themselves transported to an all-wrestling dimension, where they re forced to compete for the greatest championship in the land... or risk losing their souls! WELCOME TO POUND TOWN! When Mordecai and Rigby accidentally miss the biggest pro wrestling show of the year, their argument about who should have won turns into a backyard wrestling brawl . . . and sends them on a one-way journey to Pound Town, an all-wrestling dimension! Can the dudes work together to win tag-team championship gold and their freedom? Or will they be trapped forever in an endless tournament? Writer Ryan Ferrier (Kennel Block Blues, Secret Wars: Battleworld) teams up with artist Laura Howell (Regular Show, Angry Birds) for an epic wrasslin adventure.

Also features a short story by Eddie Wright (Regular Show, Lake Imago) that introduces Mordecai to his washed-up wrestling hero!

Art by Elle Power


REGULAR SHOW VOLUME SEVEN

Short comic "Stakeout!" (Reprint)

Art by Douglas Holgate

Published by KaBOOM! (BOOM! Studios)


REGULAR SHOW VOLUME FIVE

Short comic "Tech Giant" (Reprint)

Art by Andrew Stewart

Published by KaBOOM! (BOOM! Studios)


Regular Show #32

6-page short comic: "Dandy Drive-in" 

Art by Christopher Peterson
Published by KaBOOM! (BOOM! Studios)


Regular Show #31

4-page short comic: "Cuppa for the Creature"

Art by Adam Del Re
Published by KaBOOM! (BOOM! Studios)
 


Regular Show #28

4-page short comic: "Stakeout!"

Art by Douglas Holgate
Published by: KaBOOM! (BOOM! Studios)


Regular Show #20

6-page short comic: "Tech Giant"

Art by: Andrew Stewart
Published by: KaBOOM! (BOOM! Studios)
 


Chrysalis #0

Chrysalis is the zine preview for the upcoming comic “Lake Imago” by Jamaica Dyer and myself. It featured an early look at the series, short stories by me, and art by Jamaica. Very limited. Currently unavailable. 

Art by Jamaica Dyer


Books

korsakoff blight

What do a troubled writer, a clueless private eye, a dead guy, and a kid who’s perpetually doing battle with a psychotic murderer have in common? Maybe nothing. Maybe everything. In KORSAKOFF BLIGHT, these four characters explore the origins of fiction, storytelling, and creativity in a strange, yet deceptively simple setting

Broken Bulbs

Frank Fisher is nothing. He wants to be something. When a mysterious young woman named Bonnie offers assistance by injecting seeds of inspiration directly into his brain, Frank finds himself involved in a twisting mystery full of addiction, desperation and self-discovery. 

The source material for the Tyranny of the Muse comic series.


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Orson Scott Card And The Problem With Being A Fan (MTV Geek)

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Is It Really 'Battle Royale' Without The Violence? (MTV Geek)

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The Weirdest Ghanaian Movie Posters (The FW)

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These Creepy Skintight ‘Star Wars’ Costumes Will Give You Nightmares (The FW)

PRINT INTERVIEWS:

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Chip Kidd Creates a Lo-Fi Vigilante in 'Batman: Death by Design' (MTV Geek)

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Geoff Johns On His Reasons For 'Justice League of America' (MTV Geek)

Eric Fan on Surreal Steampunk and Self-Promotion (Redbubble)

Talking Dreamlike Landscapes with James Fenner (Redbubble)

Fisher Stevens Is A Stand Up Guy (Man Cave Daily)

REVIEWS: 

'Little Star' Is A Disturbing And Masterful Future Classic (MTV Geek)

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The ACME Novelty Library Volume 20 (MTV Geek)

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