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Alternative / Independent / Cutting Edge
Mini-Comics, Comic Books And Small Press Publications


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Disposable Boy #3

Disposable Boy #2

A Darker Side #1

Dead Tree Books MUTANT #5

Possum At Large #1

Unkle Pigors Ghoulishly Ghastly Deadtime Stories HC

A Monk's Tale #2

Raven's Children #6

Raven's Children #7

Raven's Children #8

Raven's Children #9


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Disposable Boy #3

By Ezra Claytan Daniels

3" x 3" Mini-Disc/Interactive CD-ROM, PC or Mac
44p. B&W comics on the disc + 5 audio tracks
$3.00 Retail Price, [G] discount

  • Description: "In DB#3, I relive my childhood in Iowa as a halfbreed, and try to postulate how the experience has made me a better person." Also includes two text pieces, 5 original songs and a bonus comic: 'The Birth of Sevil', in which "a remorseful Devil repents his sins and vows to live the normal, productive life of a devout believer."

    "Ezra's work is brilliant. The story and the drawings are powerful statements." -Dr. Donald E. Smith, Royal College of Art, London

  • Genres: Autobiography
  • For More Information: Visit Ezra's Web Site.
  • Previous Work: Changers TPB Book 1 by Dream Chocolate Confections
  • Future Work:Changers TPB Book 2 out later this year.


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Disposable Boy #2

By Ezra Claytan Daniels

Mini-comic, 16p. B&W, 5.25" x 7.5"
$2.00 Retail Price, [G] discount

  • Description: "In this issue, you will join me at a party, where I attempt to endorse the perpetuation of my own civil inadequacies." From the creator of the critically acclaimed new sci-fi miniseries: 'The Changers'. This issue is off-set printed on a high-quality, textured off-white paper stock.

    "This is autobiography at its finest, at least in comic form.  The guy is an amazing writer and he tells you about things that most people wouldn't go anywhere near." -Kevin Bramer, Opticalsloth.com

  • Publisher: Dream Chocolate Confections
  • Genres: Autobiography
  • For More Information: Visit Ezra's Web Site.
  • Previous Work: Changers TPB Book 1 by Dream Chocolate Confections.
  • Future Work:Changers TPB Book 2 out later this year.


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A Darker Side: Kimon Kokeshi #1

By Edwin K. Ushiro

Mini-comic, 32 pgs, b/w with a full color wraparound cover, staplebound, 8" x 5.25"
$6.00 Retail Price, [G] discount

  • Description: A Darker Side was produced without the intention of telling a story. Rather, it reveals the lives of people who live in my imagination. Here you will be introduced by a schizophrenic boy. You will meet the business man, spirit built robot, and the girl who marched mannequins.

    Edwin K. Ushiro is also a contributor of Dead Tree Books, Inc.(DTB). This limited edition also includes a mini-card.

    "A DARKER SIDE creeps me out in a good way... Then again, so does Edwin Ushiro". - Doug TenNapel Creator of Earthworm Jim and Creature Tech.

    "A DARKER SIDE engages the viewer with haunting, evocative images... at once realistic and recognizable. yet dreamlike and surreal". - Edward Eyth Director/Designer, The Jim Henson Company.

  • Publisher: Dead Tree Books, Inc in association with The Ushiro Institute of Areobiotic Technology
  • Genres: Fictional Drama
  • Future Work: A Darker Side issue #2 is in pre-production. Other comic related projects include: a toy line, DTB issue #7 Woman and issue #8 Soldier.


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Dead Tree Books MUTANT #5

By Steven Redd, P. Williams, Edwin K. Ushiro, and Matthew Carver

Mini-comic, 24 pgs, b/w pages with full color cover, staplebound, 8" x 5.25"
$2.00 Retail Price, [G] discount

  • Description: MUTANT - a product of alteration or change, as in nature or form. Watch 4 illustrators making fun and intelligent stories based on this theme. It is an experiment to watch!

    "They aren't afraid to go wherever their warped muses take them... Their strength lies in their individual freedoms. There is no house style or group manifesto. Even their takes on the themes of their anthologies are widely divergent. Recommended." - Mike Tolento, Assblaster Reviews.

    "I like the Dead Tree guys... basically, the only interesting, groundbreaking, balls-to-the-wall stuff going on in comics is, as always, the DIY guys." - Larry Young.

  • Publisher: Dead Tree Books, Inc
  • Genres: Anthology
  • For More Information: Visit Dead Tree Books web Site.
  • Future Work: In pre-production on DTB issue #7 Woman. Earlier issues may be available from Cold Cut soon.


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Possum At Large #1

By Chad Lambert (writer/creator) and Joe Gravel (art/letters)

32 pgs, B&W interiors, stapled, standard comic book size (6.625" x 10.25"), slick wrap-around cover, no ads
$3.95 Retail Price, [G] discount

  • Description: Possum At Large is the story of Jake, an omnipotent possum with a vivid imagination. After a series of bizarre dreams, Jake learns that he is actually seeing visions of the future. With the help of a stick figure superhero named FlyBoy, Jake is taken on a roller coaster ride through time and space to stop the existence of the Overlords, a group of malevolent rulers hell-bent on destroying the space/time continuum. Is Jake the missing link in the evolutionary cycle, or just another self-centered egomaniac looking for attention? Armageddon has never been funnier.

    Special Notes: Artist Joe Gravel is a Canadian small press veteran, having produced the mini-comics series NOOSH for many years. This is his first shelf comic book project. Creator/writer Chad Lambert is a frequent contributor to Digital Webbing Presents with his creator-owned character the Revisionist, debuting in DWP #10 (August).

  • Publisher: Old School Comics
  • Genres: humor
  • For More Information: Visit the Web Site.
  • Future Work: Possum At Large is a self-contained one-shot, but plans are to expand it to a three-issue mini-series in the fall. Later this year, Old School will release the Old School Comics Primer #1, featuring origin or prequel anthology stories of the three Old School Comics properties, including the unpublished Possum At Large prequel.


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Unkle Pigors Ghoulishly Ghastly Deadtime Stories

By Eric Pigors owner/artist /creator

50 pages/color and black and white art glossy pages/ 10x10 inches hardcover
$20.00 Retail Price, [F] discount

  • Description: This is Eric Pigors aka Unkle Pigors 3rd book of his art called,"Toxictoons." This book contains more of Eric's kreepy artwork which goes alongside his ghastly noosery rhymes. Fans of Halloween, dead things, candy rotted teeth and all that is spooky will enjoy this macbre book or else!!!!

    Other books Cold Cut has available include "Toxic Toons TPB vol 1" and "Toxic Toons HC vol 2: Cobwebs and Vinegar".

  • Publisher: Toxictoons
  • Genres: spooky goth horror
  • For More Information: You can witness more maddness at www.toxictoons.com .


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A Monk's Tale #2

Created & Produced by Laurie Breitkreuz & Kandrix Foong

44 pages plus cover, printed in sepia & white, staple bound, standard comic book size (6.5" x 10.5"), card stock cover
$2.95 Retail Price, [G] discount

  • Description: A Monk's Tale is an action/adventure, martial arts comic book set in ancient China. It follows the journeys of three young monks leaving their monastery for first time, and the troubles they encounter in a corrupt land. If you enjoyed Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon, Iron Monkey, or the Once Upon A Time in China series, then this is a must read!

    "With clean, fluid visuals and a strong sense of identity, A MONK'S TALE is a fun, compelling read. I suspect we'll hear more of it and its creators in the years to come!" J.C. Vaughn Executive Editor The Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide.

    Special Notes: Unlike the typical creative team, the real life couple of Laurie Breitkreuz & Kandrix Foong, are both artists and writers on the project, where one person's skills compliment the other's strengths.

  • Publisher: Konsequential Studios
  • Genres: Action/adventure, martial arts
  • For More Information: Visit the Konsequential Studios Web Site.
  • Future Work: A Monk's Tale is a four issue mini-series. Issue #1 is available from Cold Cut now.


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Raven's Children #6

By Layla Lawlor

Mini-comic, 20 pages, B&W, staplebound, 5.5"x8.5"
$2.00 Retail Price, [G] discount

  • Description: "Shadow of the Snow Fox, Part Six: False Gods." You know it's not going to be a good day when you fall asleep in your own bed and wake up, naked, on a windswept plain with a giant goddess asking you questions that don't make sense. Leesansut of the Dog People has enough trouble already, having been separated from her people and sold into slavery. Now it looks as if the gods of her Arctic world have taken an interest in her, too. Life used to be so simple.

    "Absolutely wonderful ... Layla's characters crackle with energy and life." (Dan Traeger, Savant Magazine)

  • Publisher: Susitna Mythographics
  • Genres: Fantasy
  • For More Information: Visit the Web Site where more preview art is available.
  • Future Work: Issue #6 of 13, bi-monthly. 1-5 have been collected in a TPB and 6-13 will be collected in TPB format in late 2004. Raven's Children TPB#1: Shadow of the Snow Fox is available from Cold Cut now.


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Raven's Children #7

By Layla Lawlor

Mini-comic, 24 pages, B&W, staplebound, 5.5"x8.5"
$2.00 Retail Price, [G] discount

  • Description: "Shadow of the Snow Fox, Part Seven: Game of Chance." Enter an Arctic fantasy world where trickster gods fly through the skies on ravens' wings, and tribes of warriors called the Raven's Children roam the snowy mountains. Jained, an escaped slave of the Raven's Children, has been hired by their opponents because he speaks their language and knows their secrets. But in a late-night conversation with his boss, Jained learns that this isn't just a game of war ... it's a game of genocide. Jained himself may be all that stands between the Raven's Children and annihilation -- or he may be the instrument of their destruction.

    "Absolutely wonderful ... Layla's characters crackle with energy and life." (Dan Traeger, Savant Magazine)

  • Publisher: Susitna Mythographics
  • Genres: Fantasy
  • For More Information: Visit the Web Site where more preview art is available.
  • Future Work: Issue #7 of 13, bi-monthly. 1-5 have been collected in a TPB and 6-13 will be collected in TPB format in late 2004. Raven's Children TPB#1: Shadow of the Snow Fox is available from Cold Cut now.


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Raven's Children #8

By Layla Lawlor

Mini-comic, 20 pages, B&W, staplebound, 5.5"x8.5"
$2.00 Retail Price, [G] discount

  • Description: "Shadow of the Snow Fox, Part Eight: Anchors of the Soul." Coyote Woman is a daughter of shamans, in an Arctic fantasy world where all-too-real trickster gods fly through the skies on ravens' wings. Using abilities that she does not yet understand, Coyote Woman has inadvertantly bound her soul to a man she hates. The person who can set her free is also the person who has the least desire to do so: her mother.

    "Absolutely wonderful ... Layla's characters crackle with energy and life." (Dan Traeger, Savant Magazine)

  • Publisher: Susitna Mythographics
  • Genres: Fantasy
  • For More Information: Visit the Web Site where more preview art is available.
  • Future Work: Issue #8 of 13, bi-monthly. 1-5 have been collected in a TPB and 6-13 will be collected in TPB format in late 2004. Raven's Children TPB#1: Shadow of the Snow Fox is available from Cold Cut now.


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Raven's Children #9

By Layla Lawlor

Mini-comic, 32 pages, B&W, staplebound, 5.5"x8.5"
$2.00 Retail Price, [G] discount

  • Description: "Shadow of the Snow Fox, Part Nine: A Twisted Chain." The shape-changing trickster goddess Raven has a secret. Actually, lots of secrets, but this one involves an escaped slave named Jained. Jained's life hasn't been much fun up until this point, but it's about to get a whole lot worse, because when the gods play games, they play for keeps.

    Reader reactions to Raven's Children #9:
    "Gripping as always ... you know just how to yank your reader's chain." (Heidi F., Colorado)
    "Excellent storytelling." (Jane Irwin, creator of "Vogelein")
    "Incredible twists ... wonderfully mysterious." (Penny K., Michigan)

  • Publisher: Susitna Mythographics
  • Genres: Fantasy
  • For More Information: Visit the Web Site where more preview art is available.
  • Future Work: Issue #9 of 13, bi-monthly. 1-5 have been collected in a TPB and 6-13 will be collected in TPB format in late 2004. Raven's Children TPB#1: Shadow of the Snow Fox is available from Cold Cut now.



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