Fantastic Four Face Off With Frightful Four, and More! (Spoilers)

I gotta say— I'm thoroughly enjoying this new storyline from the creative team of James Robinson and Leonard Kirk. It's cracking good work. The last few issues have included some grim narration set at a future date. That seems to have been abandoned, or at least put aside, for now. I'm all for it. With issue #4, the… »5/14/14 1:36pm

Saturday Webcomic: Namesake is an incredible return to Oz and so much more

Although much of the action in Megan Lavey-Heaton and Isabelle Melançon's webcomic Namesake takes place in the merry old land of Oz, it opens not with a Dorothy but with an Alice. Alice Liddell, to be precise, has gone missing, and the only person who knows where she's gone off to is her friend Charles Dodgson, better… »2/23/13 11:30am

Saturday Webcomic: At Astronaut Academy, love means literally losing your heart

Astronaut Academy is not your typical school. For one thing, it's out in space, in a zany corner of the future populated by security guard bears, robotic doppelgängers, and elven space princesses. And instead of football or basketball, the school's most popular sport is Fireball, a dangerous lacrosse-like game played… »2/16/13 11:30am

Saturday Webcomic: Mother Ship Blues chronicles the last days of a living spaceship on the brink of death

For Jo and Mat, their whole world is their space ship, a great, living creature that swims through space. While their astronaut overlords do god knows what up in the control room, it's Jo and Mat's job to clean and care for the ship. But in the isolation of space, Jo makes an unexpected friend, one that threatens to… »2/09/13 11:30am

Saturday Webcomic: Hemlock is the tale of a woodland witch and the monstrous husband she must routinely poison

When Tristan was a little boy, he saw a witch in the woods, an ancient, wild thing who lives in the shell of a giant snail an casts powerful spells from spit and blood. He forgets about the encounter until one day, as a grown man, he falls from his horse, cracking open his skull and awakening to a life very different… »2/02/13 11:30am

Webcomic Gunshow dares you to laugh at grave robbers, bloody rain, and the wolf apocalypse

A pair of kids steal a detached arm and use it to go on a crime spree. God, still angry at humanity's treatment of Jesus, unleashes an apocalypse of wolves upon the Earth. A young man visits his dead parents for the weekend on their ghost ship. A mysterious cloud surrounds the Earth, raining down a storm of blood (to… »9/29/12 11:30am

El Esqueleto is a Hitler-cloning, dinosaur-riding, space mobster-shooting, grindhouse webcomic

Some comics use science fiction and fantasy conventions to tell subtle, emotionally complex stories. El Esqueleto: The Skeleton isn't one of them. Instead, this comic picks up its blaster, saddles up atop a T-Rex, and shoots its way through piles of space rogues, legions of Brazilian models with Hitler's face (and… »9/22/12 11:30am

Webcomic Pang, the Wandering Shaolin Monk kicks kung fu and comedy into the aftermath of the Ming Dynasty

Shi Long Pang is an unlikely Shaolin monk, and if he's not careful, he's going to be a dead Shaolin monk. After escaping the burning of his temple, this pudgy little holy man is wandering Yunnan province looking for the lost members of his order. But he'll have to make sure the Qing Emperor's bannermen don't find him… »9/08/12 11:30am

A group of alien strangers — and one little girl — are marooned on a deserted world in the webcomic Red's Planet

Alien abduction isn't always a nefarious affair. Sometimes aliens kidnap humans not to experiment on them or keep them in zoos but completely by accident, making humans mere collateral plunder of alien thieves. That is how Red, the orphaned human protagonist of Eddie Pittman's webcomic Red's Planet begins her journey… »8/18/12 11:30am

Webcomic Widdershins is home to treasure hunters, magical kleptomaniacs, and spells gone very awry

The industrial revolution is upon us. In many of England's cities, machines are replacing magic as the primary tool of convenience. But in the city of Widdershins, magic is still in great supply. And it's a very strange place for a seer of spirits, a pipe smoking female treasure hunter, and a stage magician afflicted… »7/28/12 11:30am