After a global pandemic, monsters stalk post-apocalyptic Scandinavia

Minna Sundberg, creator of the marvelous and magical webcomic A Redtail's Dream is back with a new webcomic, and this time she's destroying the world. What begins as mysterious rash ends up radically altering Northern Europe as we know it—but what is lurking in the woods outside the human settlements? » 2/26/14 12:20pm 2/26/14 12:20pm

A superpowered poet meets a conspiracy during the Summer of Love

The year is 1967, and Banning James, a young poet with the ability to psychically inflict his own experiences onto others, thinks he's on his way to Boston. But his plans change when he gets caught up in an anti-Vietnam War protest, one that ends with an act of destruction that never occurred in our timeline. » 8/24/13 8:30am 8/24/13 8:30am

Purgatory is a trek through a bottomless dungeon in Penultimate Quest

Somewhere on a distant island sits a dungeon. Each day, adventurers tackle the dungeon's perilous floors, killing monsters and finding treasure. Frequently, they'll die, but they always come back to life, right at the dungeon's entrance. At night, they drink and they fight and they hookup. Is it an adventurer's… » 6/08/13 8:30am 6/08/13 8:30am

The Webcomic Guide to the Apocalypse: The Dying Earth

Last week, I explored two early plague-themed stories of the apocalypse in webcomic form. This week, we're once again going back in time to look at the very earliest tales of the end of the world, this time delving into tales in which the Earth reaches its expiration date. In this short comic, I trace these modern… » 1/20/13 7:00am 1/20/13 7:00am

Saturday Webcomic: Rutabaga asks, "What if the Monstrous Manual was a…

What James Stokoe's Wonton Soup is to culinary science fiction, Eric Colossal's webcomic Rutabaga is to high fantasy foodstuff. This webcomic is the tale of a wandering adventurer who is driven not by heroism, revenge, fame, or money, but by a desire to experience all of the mouthwatering delights his magical realm… » 11/24/12 8:30am 11/24/12 8:30am

Saturday Webcomic: The Not-Quite Historical Adventures of Ada Lovelace…

Tuesday was Ada Lovelace Day, a day when we celebrate women in science and remember the contributions of Augusta Ada Byron, later the Countess of Lovelace, who wrote devised an algorithm for Charles Babbage's analytical engine. Cartoonist Sydney Padua celebrates Lovelace in her webcomic 2D Goggles, or The Thrilling… » 10/20/12 8:30am 10/20/12 8:30am

Get Your Steampunk Freak On With New Webcomic

If you've been hankering for a beautifully-illustrated, free steampunk webcomic, then today's launch of FreakAngels may be just the thing you're looking for. The six page launch episode of the weekly strip by Warren Ellis and new artist Paul Duffield may currently be full of familiar Ellis-isms, but is worth your time… » 2/15/08 3:30pm 2/15/08 3:30pm