“Extraterrestrial Credit” is the fifth volume in the critically-acclaimed comic book series, ps238! In this collection, Cecil faces off with his first actual menace from outer space! The menace has friends and begins an all-out invasion of planet Earth! There’s also adventures at “Career Day,” guest starring Wil Wheaton! Charles, the teleporting bully makes another appearance, along with... [click here for more]
Ps238 rolls on with volume two: To the Cafeteria... FOR JUSTICE!
In this second collection of the critically-acclaimed comic, we see Tyler take his first training sessions under the man some call the nightmare detective, The Revenant! We also meet Angie, a metaprodigy who can create inadvisable super-science from scrap! And we learn more about the ways superpowers themselves work by visiting ps238's... [click here for more]
It's the first collection of the critically-acclaimed comic series, ps238!
See how the first public school for the children of superheroes began, starting with issue zero!
From the earlierst short stories to the full-length comic book tales, "With Liberty and Recess for All" is over 150 pages of comedy, capes, and high adventure!
See you in class! ... [click here for more]
After aliens invade and trash your school, what do you do? If you’re Miss Kyle, former super-heroine turned teacher, you take a trip to Las Vegas! Unfortunately, you might also bring along a few super-students who mistakenly think you’re leaving forever! You could also take a field trip with the mysterious millionaire named Kent Allard, who may or may not be an alias for one of the world’s most... [click here for more]
Ps238 Volume 4: Not ANOTHER Learning Experience!
The legendary events at ps238, the first public school for super-kids continue! Will Guardian Angel recover from her life-threatening illness? What secret does a child with the power to heal hold? And what will come of the schools first impromptu super-team? Join Moon Shadow, The Flea, Emerald Gauntlet, and all the other students at ps238 as they save... [click here for more]
It's ps238 Volume 3: No Child Left Behind!
Gathering issues 11 through 15 and including loads of supplemental ps238 comics, this third collection is the best ever! You’ll meet Malphast, the half-demon half-angel, travel through time, see the return of the Rainmaker, go on a rescue with the Revenant and more! Read the critically-acclaimed comic from the creator of “Nodwick” and the Hugo Award-nominated... [click here for more]
The super-children of ps238 (and now, Praetorian Academy) are back! They’ve got all the same problems of any regular kid, but with the added obstacles and opportunities that come with metahuman superpowers. In this collection, we see the emergence of Tyler’s clone, Toby, who just might be the most powerful superhero ever! Cecil and his friend, Alec, have to help defend our world from being taken... [click here for more]
A very special issue of Nodwick is ready for you, featuring 30 pages of story for you to enjoy! Our heroes are sent on a quest for a magical... pillow. Er, and that leads to the inevitable tooth fairies, but what do they, the pillow, and an evil dentist have to do with a shadowy form that might be an ancient dark deity? Read on, and see the first appearance of the series' most enigmatic villain as... [click here for more]
Henchmen have served adventurers since time immemorial, and when it's time for them to end their careers, they journey to the legendary Henchmen's Graveyard.
But one living henchman has agreed to guide three dark villains to the location of this final resting place of the world's haulers and hefters! It's up to Nodwick and his adventurer employers to stop them before they loot this most hench-hallowed... [click here for more]
It's time for that sport of kings... or people who aspire to be rulers of some kind... the Hench Games!
Adventurers compete in exciting, unbelievable, and often injurious events with themselves as contestants and henchmen as sporting equipment! This time, those dark adventurers from last issue have entered their own "henchman" who's more than he seems and might win the games for the forces of darkness!... [click here for more]
The Powers What Is are strange and mysterious, and some of their power has plummeted through the ether and bestowed abilities far beyond those of even immortal drunkards on Yeagar. Now, he's indestructable, able to leap tall castles in a single bound, and possibly only slightly worse than the crime he tries to fight. Can the world cope with an ultra-Yeagar? Can Nodwick survive being his sidekick?
Find... [click here for more]
War is a messy business, and for the country of Anserania, it's messy enough to hire someone else to take care of it for them.
In this case, they send Yeagar, Artax, Piffany, and Nodwick out to single-handedly fight an invading army of orcs. With a magical artifact called a "War Chest," Artax hopes it'll give them just what they need to defeat the enemy on the field of honor (or any other field that's... [click here for more]
It's never easy when someone changes the way your whole world works, and that's just what happens to Artax when magic spells have to comply with the new 13th Edition of wizardly arts!
His struggles to summon even the simplest spells are the price he has to pay to stay "up to date," but could something sinister be behind this supposed improvement to how magic is made to work? Upgrade to Nodwick #5... [click here for more]
Probably the greatest force for good known to our heroes is their cleric, Piffany.
But what if she'd never existed? Travel through a portal to a parallel world with Nodwick as he's accidentally tossed into a place to dispose of dangerous artifacts. He emerges in a world where things haven't gone so well for his employers or just about anyone else! Meanwhile, back in the "real" world, Piffany is being... [click here for more]
Nodwick got his start in the pages of Dragon Magazine as a four-panel color comic strip. Those humble beginnings, as well as the epic multi-page adventures, are collected here in full color!
See Nodwick's first meeting with the adventurers that'll come to define his life (and occasional death)! Thrill to classic D&D dungeon crawls subjected to his party's unique methods of solving problems and... [click here for more]
Nodwick's adventure in a world where Piffany never existed continues...
Friends... er, colleagues... um... the people he worked for are different in this new universe, ruled by an evil deity. Armed only with his wits and a strange tablet-like artifact, Nodwick struggles to save himself and maybe the world by escaping the clutches of Baphuma'al! Back in our world, things aren't going well for Artax... [click here for more]
It's Yuletide in the world of Nodwick! So it's time for a holiday classic: "It's a Wonderful Afterlife!"
We've seen a world without Piffany, but what if Nodwick's near-fatal adventures actually did someday prove fatal? An angel tries to relieve Nodwick of his mortal coil on a permanent basis while keeping reality from unraveling, which as everyone knows is a real challenge! In a second story, our... [click here for more]
Irony abounds as Nodwick the henchman, someone who's been brought back from the dead more times than he can count, is being hunted by a bunch of sword-happy immortals bent on taking each other's heads.
His numerous revivals have made him attractive to these Highlander-types, and while Piffany re-attaches Nodwick's noggin, Artax and Yeagar cook up a way this might work out to their advantage... ... [click here for more]
Yeagar has won and claimed the Gauntlet of Supremacy! What does it get him? A kingdom, for starters, along with almost total obedience from anyone he commands, and some nifty magic zapping abilities... and a tilt towards paranoia, perhaps? Why was he given this gift? Why does it seem to portend dark things for the world? Will our heroes be able to overcome one of their own gaining ultimate power? Find... [click here for more]
Yeagar has had enough of epic adventure. It takes too much thought to get anywhere, and you usually wind up saving someone's bacon for free. Wanting to get back to basics, he takes his pals (and Nodwick) on a good old fashioned hack-n-slay delve into a monster-infested underground ruin. Even here, Yeagar will have to work hard to keep his colleagues from noticing the sinister goings-on in this seemingly... [click here for more]
The next time you invade a monster-infested den of abomination, take a moment to appreciate all the work the facility's owner put into the experience. In this issue, our heroes discover there's more to owning a dungeon than just keeping up the payments, especially if you're in a covenant neighborhood.
If Nodwick, Yeagar, Artax and Piffany can't bring the Hollow of Hazardous Horror up to specs, they... [click here for more]
Piffany in love? Can it be? With who? HIM?! How did THAT happen? Have they kissed yet? No? Why?
What do you mean the fate of the entire universe depends on her NOT kissing anyone? Oh, you mean the RIGHT person. Is he? No? This is confusing...
But that's what's going on in Nodwick #13, where a garage sale turns into Piffany falling madly in love and it's up to Nodwick and company to make sure her... [click here for more]
Nodwick, Piffany, and Artax are on an astral journey to free their colleague Yeagar from the Gauntlet of Supremacy. Can they remove its influence before Yeagar does something overly destructive? Will they be able to face what Yeagar’s soul has in store for them? And what does the vile god Baphuma’al have in store?
Read all about it, plus check out another installment of the critically-acclaimed... [click here for more]
The king is dying, and he's putting on the most extreme jousting tourney ever devised before he goes. He's invited some extraordinarily destructive contestants to enter, and Yeagar has made the cut! Luckily, the rules for knocking opponents off their horses have several loopholes large enough to drive a chariot through, so don't expect the usual men on mere horses to mar the field of honor!
Can Yeagar... [click here for more]
One of Tyler's classmates has the power of traveling through time, and an inadvertent visit from a future self accidentally lands Tyler at the Castle Beyond Space & Time! There, he finds out what he might have been if he'd become the metahuman his parents hoped for as well as what his future could hold! See the beginning of a series-spanning time travel odyssey starting here, in ps238 #12! ... [click here for more]
A visitor from beyond our solar system has arrived at ps238, heralding... something, but no one's sure quite what. His language baffles the best computers, his technology is unusual to say the least, and when they try to figure out what his spaceship is actually for...
Let's just say your own first day of school probably wasn't quite as challenging. Read more in ps238 #2! ... [click here for more]
If attending a school for super-kids seems daunting, imagine having to go when you don't have any powers at all! That's what happens to Tyler, the son of two super-powered heroes who are convinced their offspring just needs time before his destiny as a mighty metahuman finally manifests. Meanwhile, Tyler is just hoping to figure out how to survive school with classmates that can melt steel or lift... [click here for more]
The Rainmaker, a man with the power to enhance or remove metahuman abilities, has taken a group of students from ps238 hostage! It's up to the non-powered superhero, The Revenant, and his reluctant protege, Moon Shadow, to save the kids, and perhaps the Rainmaker himself, from the clutches of Dr. Irons!
It's a road trip like no other in ps238 #15! ... [click here for more]
Tyler's time-travel adventure continues! Sent to stop a plot by Zodon to use a time-machine of his own, Tyler is catapulted into the past where he meets yet another chrono-naut who mistakes Tyler for a history-changing villain! And did we mention the appearance of Harold, aka The Rainmaker? He's still a young boy, still on the run, and soon his destiny will be entwined with ps238, Tyler, and... but... [click here for more]
At ps238, a field trip doesn't just require a permission slip, it could need a space suit, too! But what happens when a feud between two budding super-villains strands a handful of students in uncharted areas of the lunar surface? Can a bunch of super-powered kids and one normal kid manage to get back to civilization?
It's one small step for humanity, one giant leap over a tall building in a single... [click here for more]
It's time for a history report, and what better subject than that of the first metahuman, Mister Extraordinary? From the battlefields of World War I, Mister Extraordinary's life is seen through the eyes of his daughter, who is telling her story to a ps238 study group, thanks to one pupil's ability to travel through time. What lessons did his life hold, and what effect will it have on future superheroes?... [click here for more]
Freedom Fighter is America's official champion, but he's not going to be around forever. Two new proto-patriots have tossed their red, white & blue costumes into the ring to see who will be selected as the next hero to represent the United States of America. Unfortuately, they've taken their fight to ps238, along with film crews, political mudsligning, and a contentious race for class president!... [click here for more]
A rogue metahuman, Charles Brigman, has become a teleporting menace to the kids attending Excelsior Public School, as well as students from the secret ps238 hidden under its foundations! Charles has "big plans," and they're starting soon!
Meanwhile, a new student named Satori reveals she can not only speak with the dead, there's a ghost "living" on ps238's front lawn!
And Prospero, p238's resident... [click here for more]
The battle against Charles Brigman, the teleporting Bully, is on! Tyler recruits some super-powered classmates to take on this new meathuman menace, but can they defeat someone who can zap themselves and anyone they want across the country in the blink of an eye?
And what is Zodon up to that he needs a Flux Capacitor? Find out the answers to these and other mysteries in ps238 #19! ... [click here for more]
In this issue, the superpower-changing man known only as The Rainmaker is coming to pay ps238 a visit, and he's still got the head of Dr. Irons giving him "advice" on what to do. The Rainmaker thinks there's a revival of the program that made him what he is, and he's determined to rescue any more "victims" of metahuman research!
Will ps238's students escape his plans? Find out... [click here for more]
In an effort to find where his non-existent superpowers might emerge, Tyler is placed in Ms. Imperia's magic class. As he shows no aptitude for the mystic arts, Tyler is given the job of teaching a new student, Malphast, how to act more like a human. The offspring of a somewhat frowned-upon coupling between beings of Order and Chaos, Malphast finds himself helping his mentor overcome a bully and create... [click here for more]
It's shop class time at ps238, and the project given to one of ps238's greatest technologists, the street-talking Angela, is to find something new to do with dilatant compound (Silly Putty). Tyler, ps238's non-superpowered student, becomes her lab partner and together they manage to put themselves in orbit where things get even stranger and more full of deadly missiles!
What happens then? Read ps238... [click here for more]
Another journey into the past awaits you at ps238, this time in the origin of a young boy that would eventually become known as The Rainmaker. As metahumans became more common, an ateempt was made to learn where superpowers came from. The experiment resulted in someone whose abilities made superpowers themselves a weakness! Learn his tale and find out what he's got in store for the students at ps238!... [click here for more]
Tyler Marlocke is the only "normal" student at ps238. To help give him the skills he needs to help get by in a school full of super-kids, he's given a mentor: A masked vigilante known as The Revenant. His goal is to give Tyler the tools he needs not only to survive, put perhaps make a difference as well. But first, he'll have to make it through a first night of training that involves real-life... [click here for more]
Ps238, the school for metaprodigy children, is too new to be haunted... right? When some kids who live on-campus get bored and go exploring one night, they get more than they'd bargained for when they discover a sealed-off part of the campus that nobody is allowed to enter. What will they find inside, and will they need paranormal professionals to handle it?
Read ps238 #5 and find out... if you dare!... [click here for more]
When ps238 was visted by the Rainmaker, Ambriel Valentine (aka "Guardian Angel") had her powers taken away for a short time. Unfortunately, the unseen force that has kept her safe all her life had also been keeping her from being infected by any disease. Can she win this fight for her life?
Meanwhile, The Revenant and Moon Shadow are trying to escape the authorities and bring the kidnapped students... [click here for more]
It's just another ordinary day until kids start finding themselves suddenly falling into the town lake. It seems a new metahuman is in town, one that doesn't know about ps238, yet seems to have a vendetta against Tyler and the other playground children. Meanwhile, Guardian Angel's illness has taken a turn for the worse, and now she's wandering the halls as a ghost! Can she get back to her old self,... [click here for more]
Every kid gets sick when at school, but it’s a rare day when you contract a disease that could turn humanity into a breeding vessel for a horrific alien race. Sadly, that’s just what’s happened to Tyler.
In the midst of a battle between ps238’s super-students and an invading alien menace, the race is on to get Tyler “Moon Shadow” Marlocke safely into quarantine before the virus in him... [click here for more]
The last thing Tyler remembers is being put into stasis in order to prevent him from spreading an alien virus. Suddenly, instead of being asleep, he finds himself occupying the most powerful office in America.
But there’s something even stranger going on: He finds himself having grown-up conversations with generals, heads of state, and advisors that he seems to know.
Meanwhile, Principal Cranston,... [click here for more]
A while ago, Tyler was sent into the future to foil a time-travel plot by the villanous super-genius, Zodon. Well, the future is now, but what exactly happens to the smartest and most evil student at ps238? Can such an amoral being be let loose on our timeline? And will he make it back to the present in one piece? It looks like Tyler has to get some help from his classmates, since his work keeping... [click here for more]
Captain Clarinet, the son of Atlas, one of Earth's most powerful superheroes, is facing his parents' splitting up. To make matters worse, he blames himself for the impending divorce. He turns to the most powerLESS student at ps238, Tyler Marlocke, for help.
Meanwhile, something not of this planet crashes down in the playground, heralding new perils! See what happens in ps238 #21! ... [click here for more]
Career Day has taken a turn for the worse with a suspicious “alternative” school for super-kids sending representatives onto ps238’s campus. One of these ambassadors of academic excellence finds Tyler to be somehow offensive and banishes him to a netherworld from which there appears to be no escape. Can Tyler’s classmates free him? Will Cecil and Malphast become lost as well? Find out in ps238... [click here for more]
The event that's been building since issue 2 is finally here! The aliens are invading! What do these visitors from another world want with our little blue globe? And why are they taking a particularly keen interest in ps238? Will the super-kids and their super-teachers be able to fend off this cosmic conquest? Is the human race doomed? Will there ever be another summer vacation?
And how is Tyler Marlocke,... [click here for more]
The battle between Earth's mightiest teachers and an alien probe continues, but our troubles from beyond the Solar System aren't over yet! What happens when Cecil, a boy convinced that aliens have invaded his school, encounters a real star-born horror? And just who is REALLY behind the Bureau of Alien Management?
And will Ron still blame himself for his parents' divorce when all is said and done?... [click here for more]
It's Career Day at ps238, and the students get to learn what life is like in the workaday world for people with superpowers! Things aren't all leaping tall buildings and saving the day, it seems There's also a new super-school in town. Praetorian Academy has paid a visit, offering a different outlook for super-children than that of ps238... and one of the visiting sutdents appears to be VERY interested... [click here for more]