Welcome to In the Shade Publications

Where New Worlds Await…

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Our Mission

In The Shade Publications is an independent label for creator owned comics and graphic novels! Our titles currently include Legends of LysFenrir and the Escape From The Deep, and The Expeditions of Atlas Clarke, Match: City On Fire, and Jury.


Our mission is to create deep lore-rich worlds for you explore with colorful yet relatable characters by your side. Whether it’s traversing a high-fantasy hillsides with a paladin, climbing your way out of the depths of the underworld, or globe trotting for treasure across a sci-fi space opera, this is the opportunity for you to hit landfall at the origin of a new, ever-expanding universe!


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Worlds to Explore

Legends of Lys

Ilona’s journey to becoming Lys greatest Paladin has only just begun. Will she be ready to face the challenges on the road ahead?

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Fenrir & The Escape From The Deep

Fenrir will stop at nothing to claw his way out of The Deep, even if that means bringing it home with him.

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The Expeditions of Atlas Clarke

Atlas, a malfunctioning mechanical man, wanders the mysterious planet of Kishar seeking out who created him and why.

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