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Shawn Cheng

2003 – 2008

 
Shawn Cheng grew up on Long Island and went to school in Connecticut. He now lives in Brooklyn and works in Manhattan.

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Featured Items
The Would-Be Bridegrooms by Shawn Cheng

The Would-Be Bridegrooms
Revised Edition
by Shawn Cheng

$5 | 48 pages | 5.5" x 4.25" | b&w xeroxed

New and improved, with 200% more monsters! This revised edition features an expanded shapeshifting duel between vagabond rascals Old Boy Coyote and Whiskey Jack Rabbit as they seek the hand of a fair young maiden. See how their bombastic preening escalates out of control in this goofball story. Plus: monsters and assorted beasts.

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The Monkey & The Crab by Shawn Cheng & Sara Edward-Corbett

The Monkey & The Crab
by Shawn Cheng & Sara Edward-Corbett

$8 | 64 pages | 5.5" x 4.25" | b&w xeroxed

Shawn and Sara team up in this two-part tale of trickery, murder, sleuthing, and vengeance. The trouble begins when the ne'er-do-well Monkey envies the good fortune of the happy-go-lucky Crab... Features a fabulous 3-color cover on silver stock.

Ignatz Nominated for the 2007 Ignatz Award
for Outstanding Mini-Comic

"A fantastic mini-comic – compact, moving, and eloquent."
— Shawn Hoke

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On the Road of Knives... by Zak Smith & Shawn Cheng

On the Road of Knives...
by Zak Smith & Shawn Cheng

$2 | 16 pages | 7" x 8.5" | b&w xeroxed

A compilation of the first 13 entries in the "battle blog" where Zak Smith and Shawn Cheng take turns drawing monsters fighting each other. It's not exactly an exquisite corpse, but it is exquisite, and there are many corpses. Follow the latest moves at www.roadofknives.com.

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Vengeance at Cackling Mountain by Shawn Cheng

Vengeance at Cackling Mountain
by Shawn Cheng

$10 | 48 pages | 6" x 4.5" | silkscreened & xeroxed

A seemingly innocent nocturnal encounter turns into an all-out grudge match in this moody tale of bad blood and swift justice. With 3 spot colors and Shawn's mysterious black-on-black technique, this one packs a wallop!

"It's unlike anything I've seen." — Giant Robot

"A mystical journey punctuated by violent, offbeat confrontation."
— Tom Spurgeon

"It demands a tactile viewing." — Silver Bullet Comics

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The Good Samaritan by Shawn Cheng

The Good Samaritan
by Shawn Cheng

$7 | 32 pages | 6" x 4.5" | silkscreened & xeroxed

A lone traveler makes a disturbing roadside discovery and does what any decent-hearted person would do: help a fellow creature in distress! A gripping fable about the power of good intentions. 3 colors and 2 printing processes.

"Manages to fuck readers in the brain."
— The Comics Journal

"Cute as shit and actually has a pretty good punchline."
— Razorcake

"Deeply horrifying in a very funny way."
— Tom Spurgeon

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Bogies by Shawn Cheng

Bogies: Life Lessons & Stern Warnings
by Shawn Cheng

$5 | 52 pages | 5.5" x 8.5" | b&w xeroxed

This catalogue of monsters is a must-have manual for the morally corrupt. The Chupacabra, the Jabberwock, the One-with-a-Bag, the Tengu, and Wendigo are all chomping at the bits to do horrible things to bad boys and girls. Shawn graciously provides didactic depictions of these and many others, with tips on how to avoid them.

"Quirky and dark." — Sequential Tart

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House of Cards by Shawn Cheng

House of Cards
by Shawn Cheng

$4 | 20 pages | 11" x 4.5" | b&w xeroxed

Sir Lancelot, Frank Black, a monkey, a cat, the Mad Hatter and others cannot escape the fate of "Boy meets Girl, is sad" in these 14 stories organized as a deck of cards. If you've ever been heartbroken, Shawn will remind you of how it felt.

"Quite impressive." — Heath Row

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mini-comics, and guest artist galleries. We welcome all correspondences digital or analog.

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