Portfolio

Secrets & Shadows (2012) is a story that takes place in Haven City, a city filled with cape wearing, crime fighting heroes. The story focuses on Joseph Shaw, the son of the hero Black Sun. Joseph has struggled to live an average quiet life, but people and events from his past are making his dream somewhat difficult. At the same time, a new villain has arrived and is violently dispatching of heroes in the city. Who is this person? What is his or her issue with the seemingly heroic Paragon Society? No one knows, but one thing is for sure, things may not be as they seem.

Written By: Jon Parrish
Art By: Marco Roblin (Chapter 1) & Dexter Wee (Chapter 2 – 6)
Lettered By: Kel Nuttall
Colors By: Kote Carvajal (and here)
Edited By: Steven Forbes (and here to see him in action). Covers By: Dexter Wee
Colored By: Jeremy Colwell

Job Security (2013) is a nine page short about a former mercenary doing a job interview.

Written By: Jon Parrish
Art By: Dexter Wee
Lettered By: Kel Nuttall
Colored By: Kote Carvajal
Edited By: Steven Forbes

Clusterf@#k (Digital 2013, Print 2016) is a six issue series about two private investigators who find themselves being chased by a secret government agency over an artifact that they may or may not even have. It has elements from buddy cop films, anime, and adult swim cartoons (Boondocks, Black Dynamite). It was published digitally by Alterna Comics and the printed trade paperback came out in 2016 after a successful Kickstarter campaign. Available on Comixology, Amazon.

Written By: Jon Parrish
Art By: Diego Toro
Colored By: Kote Carvajal
Lettered By: Nic J Shaw
Edited By: Steven Forbes

Someday (2015) is an autobiographical one-shot about myself, my father, and Japan.

Written By: Jon Parrish
Art & Colors By: Kevin Bandt
Lettered By: Kel Nuttall
Edited By: Steven Forbes

Professionalism (2016) is a short about two hitmen who are in the middle of a job when one of their phones go off. Hilarity ensues.

Written By: Jon Parrish
Art By: Eduardo Jimenez
Lettered by: Nic J. Shaw

ConTroll (2017) is a one shot about when a superhero meets his biggest troll at a convention. It follows two security guards who try to handle the chaos that ensued. ConTroll was eventually translated into Spanish and published in Chile by Ariete Producciones.

Written by: Jon Parrish
Art by: Diego Toro
Colored by: Kote Carvajal
Lettered by: Cristian Docolomansky
Edited by: Steven Forbes

Career Criminals (2017) is a collection of crime stories that had never been printed including Job Security, Professionalism, and New Management.

Salty Roos #1: Are We There Yeti? (2020) is a work-for-hire project I was brought onto solely as a writer. It follows three radical kangaroo men who fright monsters and ghosts. It had a successful Kickstarter campaign in January 2020.

Written by: Jon Parrish
Art by: Diego Toro
Colors by: Kote Carvajal
Letters by: Cristian Docolomansky
Created by: Erick Anderson

Mega Centurions (2020?) is a series about three former Power Ranger-esque heroes who saved the world, but also had to deal with the fallout of not being able to prove it. Now adults working regular jobs, they will come face to face with elements of their past.

Written By: Jon Parrish
Art by: Dexter Wee
Colors by: Kote Carvajal
Letters by: Cristian Docolomansky
Edited by: Steven Forbes