Humor: Dark Humor, Zombies, Caricatures & More

Caricatures, cartoons and other funny stuff relating to art, comics and fantasy. From funny zombies and dark humor to caricatures and vampire jokes, IMPACT Books has a healthy sense of humor. We’ve got the best caricaturists and cartoonists to help you learn how to draw funny faces, matching heads to bodies (though sometimes it’s more fun not to match!) and hilarious caricatures of friends and family. And we’ll remind you of the best days to celebrate our love of all things sci-fi, fantasy, and comic. So grab your towels on Towel Day, learn to talk like a pirate, and May the Fourth be with you!

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Extraordinary Portraits Made From Old Doll Parts

Artist Freya Jobbins knows how to recycle and reuse old toys to create the best possible portraits of regular, everyday people and infamous, pop culture icons. Her gift for melding various doll parts to ultimately end up with an easily recognizable caricature of well-known favorites such as Batman or Darth Vader are mind blowing....

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3D Street Art by Edgar Mueller

Artist Edgar Mueller brings dangerous and daring experiences to the average Joe and Jane walking down the street as his 3D creations overflow into the public domain. With amazing 3D art that scans entire street blocks, Mueller incorporates all the surrounding city elements into every final project that he presents to the world. According...

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Black Widow Film Finally in the Works

Black Widow is finally going to be getting her big screen debut! Sadly, Marvel hasn’t announced when exactly this movie is going to happen, but it’s enough for avid comic fans (like us at IMPACT) just to know that it will be happening. We’ll worry about the whens, wheres and hows later. In the...

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Little Video Game Books

Artist Joey Spiotto has been taking video game characters and creating cover art with them in the style of the Little Golden Books series. He calls it “little video game books”. I remember having some of the Golden books when I was a kid. That signature golden spine design is iconic. I think I may...

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Peanut Superhero Figurines

Growing up, your mother was, most likely, deadly serious about not wanting you to play with your food but for artist Steve Casino it’s an everyday occurrence. His amazing renditions of famous movie and television characters painted upon a peanut canvas is definitely something worthy of writing home about. Using a four step process,...

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Eye Art, Beyond Mere Makeup

Tal Peleg’s passion for art is blatantly obvious in her amazing makeup designs as she explores this all-to-often under-represented outlet. With themes ranging from Edgar Allan Poe to fairytale princesses – Tal’s artistry knows no boundaries. With costume makeup and facepainting it’s easy to get lost in the world of cosmetics. But Tal’s rare...

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7 Year Old Hip-Hop Portrait Artist

Going by the name of Yung Lenox, this is one artist that’s starting in his profession at an early age. At just 7 years old, Yung Lenox has been illustrating old-school hip-hop art since he was 5 years old. Dedicating no more than 10-15 minutes at a time to each project, Lenox’s work is...

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TFIOS Trailer

John Green’s much anticipated book The Fault in Our Stars (TFIOS) has finally been made into a movie but, more importantly, the trailer for said movie has finally been released! If you’re new to the TFIOS fandom then prepare to fall in love, laugh and blubber your way through possibly the movie and most...

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Fantasy Friday: BatDad

Batman seems to be everywhere these days and not just residing in some Batcave in Gotham City. Instead, he’s dishing out fatherly advice to the tune of a rather gravelly voice (in large thanks to a hilarious attempt at a Christian Bale interpretation) and running late for school with his kids in tow. Calling...

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DC Comics: New Steampunk Covers

DC Comics knew what they were doing by releasing a series of steampunk covers – simply put, they were blowing their fans’ minds! With all our favorite characters from Superman and Batman to Green Lantern and Batgirl, there’s more than enough to feast your eyes on. Check out some of the telltale steampunk designs...