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Martian Comics #13Martian Comics #13 on comiXology!

Martian Lit is proud to release Martian Comics #13, featuring two new exciting stories set in the Martian Universe! In the first story, illustrated by Andi Supriyono and Fahriza Kamaputra, set during World War II, an… [more]

Martian Comics #12Martian Comics #12 Released on comiXology!

Martian Lit is proud to release Martian Comics #12, our giant anniversary issue featuring three exciting stories of Martian interaction with Earth! The 65-page issue, also featuring a bunch of extras, is priced at $4.99.… [more]

Necropolitan #2One Week Left for Necropolitan on Kickstarter: Join the Team of History’s Worst Serial Killers in Hell!

The Kickstarter for our horror comic Necropolitan is currently 49% funded with just over a week left to go! Just $3 gets you Necropolitan #1, just $4 gets you issue #2, and just $7 gets you both issues!… [more]

013 Birth Day, page 13Necropolitan Now on Kickstarter with Early-Bird Rewards!

Martian Lit is proud to launch the Kickstarter for our comic book Necropolitan! As a backer, you can get the 42-page issue #1 and the 32-page issue #2, along with plenty of extras! Watch history’s most infamous… [more]

Martian Comics #12Publishing Update

We’re working hard to get more comics out, and we have a ton in various stages of completion. We thought now would be a good time to update you on where we’re at and where… [more]

The Synthetics #1The Synthetics #1 Now on comiXology!

The first issue of The Synthetics, featuring three exciting stories of the Robot Revolution on Mars, is now on ComiXology! The 46-page issue, also featuring a bunch of extras, is priced at $3.99. The comic is written… [more]

Martian Comics #11Martian Comics #11 Now on comiXology

Martian Comics #11, featuring the next chapter of our serial “The Girl from Mars,” is now on ComiXology! The 23-page issue is priced at $2.99. The comic is written by Julian Darius, with art by Sergio… [more]

Lazarus, the Forever Man #1Lazarus, the Forever Man #1 Now on comiXology

The first issue of Lazarus, the Forever Man is now on ComiXology! The 70-page issue, also featuring an interview with comics and religion scholar A. David Lewis, is priced at $5.99. The comic is written… [more]

The Synthetics #1The Synthetics #1 Live on Kickstarter! Two Free Books!

Our next comic, The Synthetics #1, is live on Kickstarter here! It takes place in the same Martian Universe in which Martian Comics is set, but features tales of robot life! We know it hasn’t been long since… [more]

The Synthetics #1Covers Revealed for The Synthetics #1 and Martian Comics #14-15

Martian Lit is proud to reveal the cover to a number of upcoming comics. First is The Synthetics #1, with a cover by artist Steven Legge and colorist Donovan Yaciuk. This exciting new series focuses… [more]

The Weirdest Sci-Fi Comic Ever MadeFree Book for Anyone Pledging by Monday

To encourage early pledges to our new Kickstarter for Lazarus, the Forever Man #1, we’re offering an incentive: a free PDF of by book analyzing Jack Kirby’s bizarre comics continuation of 2001: A Space Odyssey! The book, published… [more]

Lazarus, the Forever Man #170-Page Lazarus, the Forever Man #1 Now on Kickstarter!

Martian Lit is proud to launch the Kickstarter for our newest comic book, Lazarus, the Forever Man #1! The massive, 70-page first issue follows our 24-page zero issue, which reprints the first two Lazarus stories from… [more]

Martian Comics Collected #1Our Comics Plans through Mid-2018

Martian Lit is now able to reveal its publishing plans through around mid-2018. Our next release will be Lazarus, the Forever Man #1, featuring an ambitious 70-page story, illustrated by Sergio Tarquini and Sara Nietto.… [more]

Martian Comics #16Martian Comics #16 Cover Revealed

Martian Lit is proud to reveal the cover to Martian Comics #16, by Jason Muhr and Andrei Tabacaru, the artistic team behind the indy hit Voracious. Muhr previously illustrated two short stories in Martian Comics #3.… [more]

Necropolitan #2Necropolitan #2 Cover Revealed

Martian Lit is proud to reveal the cover to Necropolitan #2, in which the protagonist makes the rounds with serial killers on his first full day in Hell. The cover is by series artist Steven… [more]

Martian Comics #13Martian Comics #13 Cover Revealed

Martian Lit is proud to reveal the cover to Martian Comics #13, which will feature two stories of Martian intervention on Earth. The cover is by Marlena Mozgawa. It depicts the Martian goddess Earth, who… [more]

from The Synthetics #1Announcing The Synthetics

Martian Lit is pleased to announce the forthcoming publication of our fifth comics title: The Synthetics! The comic is set in the Martian Universe, which is shared with three other comics: Martian Comics, Kimot Ren, and… [more]

Martian Comics #10Martian Lit Releases Martian Comics #10

Martian Lit is proud to release Martian Comics #10! The 21-page issue concludes “The Second Most Dangerous Game,” written by Julian Darius, with art by Mansyur Daman. The sci-fi riff on the classic story by… [more]

Lazarus, the Forever Man #1Lazarus, the Forever Man #1 Cover Revealed

Martian Lit is proud to reveal the cover to Lazarus, the Forever Man #1, a special 70-page issue that follows the Biblical Lazarus as he comes to terms with his past, while first-century history unfolds… [more]

Lazarus, the Forever Man #0Martian Lit Releases Lazarus, the Forever Man #0

Martian Lit is proud to release the debut issue of Lazarus, the Forever Man! The 24-page zero issue reprints the Lazarus stories from Martian Comics, in preparation for his ongoing series! The series stars the Biblical… [more]

Kimot Ren #3Kimot Ren #3 Cover Revealed

Martian Lit is proud to reveal the cover to Kimot Ren #3, a 37-page issue featuring the next four chapters in the saga of the Martian android stranded in the Wild West! The cover is… [more]

11-9full200Martian Comics #9 Now on comiXology!

The ninth issue of our ambitious indy sci-fi comic Martian Comics is now on ComiXology! The 24-page issue is priced at $2.99. The comic is written by Julian Darius, with art by Mansyur Daman. It continues “The Second… [more]

Necropolitan #12016 Year in Review… and 2017 in Preview

In 2016, Martian Lit published six comics: Martian Comics #4-8 and Kimot Ren #1. In addition, we’ve already hit the ground running in 2017 by publishing Necropolitan #1 (although it and Martian Comics #8 are not yet available… [more]

Martian Comics #11Martian Comics #11 and Lazarus, the Forever Man #1 Covers Revealed

Martian Lit is proud to unveil two new covers! The cover to Martian Comics #11 is by Mansyur Daman and painter Roni Setiawan. It relates to the story “The Second Most Dangerous Game,” which is… [more]

Martian Comics #10Martian Comics #10 Cover Unveiled

Martian Lit is proud to unveil the cover to Martian Comics #10! The cover is by Julian Darius, who’s also the series writer. For more information, visit the Martian Comics official page, check out the series… [more]