The Ages begins with the shocking story of Cain and Abel, and the journey of violence and revenge spanning thousands of years, following Cain through his cursed life from an ancient invasion of malicious angels, to the American Revolutionary war.
This four-part story follows the astrological procession of the ages and shows how each 2,500 year age parallels major changes on the development of Earth's inhabitants. Cain's blasphemous struggle with the divine and sacred tyrant God will create and crumble empires, shape history and cause a cosmic cataclysm.
Demons and Archangels try to lay claim to the most powerful weapon in creation. It just happens to be hidden inside the self-loathing mind of Jonny Axx. As he gets twisted up in his own personal Armageddon, something even more terrible gets unleashed; the evil Heart of Abracax. While Axx tries to survive the holy war raging around him he must face the pain of his past, his hatred, and his one true love.
Shin Po Tan travels to a warehouse in Seattle in search for a magical sword. Little does he know that the Duchess of the Storm is also looking for the sword! And Gretchen Cooper and a few friends are investigating a case in the same warehouse. This story takes place right before A Book of the New Apocrypha, The Nonstandard Assembly, Kin of the Cup.
I Eat Your Skin (available as a back up story in The Nonstandard Assembly: The Return of the Crawling Crimson)
In this raw, stripped down companion piece to The Nonstandard Assembly, The Return of the Crawling Crimson see what REALLY happened the night the undead walked the Steel City. Jonny Axx a depressed, alcoholic man is forced to do battle with the Demon Lord Nysrogh who is secretly behind the zombie invasion. The fate of mankind is hanging in the balance.
A companion piece to The New Apocrypha Book 3, The Nonstandard Assembly, Return of the Crawling Crimson. Find out what REALLY happened the night the un-dead walked the steel city.
The Day of the Scorpion
In this gritty companion story to The Djinn Jihad, a NAVY SEAL team get a tough mission. They are to hunt down a high value target know as The Egyptian and his henchman The Scorpion. When the mission has complications the mission becomes one of survival.
In an age of paranoia and fanaticism, the Nonstandard Assembly face the End of Days. Cultists seek to summon a horror from the desert, a djinn, corrupted by the followers of the Pharaohs, dark magic and an ancient organization the Dar Al-Harb. The Djinn Jihad kicks your face with myths, mysteries, epic battles, suicide bombers, quirky characters and divine power armor!
The mighty army of The Ottoman Empire, led by the savage and radical terror troops the Dar al-harb surrounded the walled city of Vienna and began a siege to break the Golden Apple of Europe and kill, enslave or convert all of its inhabitants. The valiant citizens stood against the army with steadfast leadership, the help of a rebellious stranger and the hope of a far away king and his army of FLYING HUSSARS! Today is September 11, 1683.
Shin Po Tan and ever-living warrior Cyrus the Dead Guy fight "The Creep" Roderick Stark and his mistress The Duchess of the Storm for the life of an abducted child. This story is set between chapters 7-9 of The Heart of Abracax, The New Apocrypha Book One.
This sharp and witty comic book tells the story of six unique and dangerous individuals; Gretchen Cooper the detective, Shin a member of a mysterious secret society, Sgt Layne McCord a WW2 era war-bot, Stitch a murderous serial killer, Emma a cursed ghost, and Boaz an ancient stone golem. They are drawn together from across the county to combat the sinister Stanford Leechman and his cult “The Kin Of The Cup” who plan to destroy Pittsburgh. It is up to The Nonstandard Assembly to stop them, and they might not make it out alive. The Nonstandard Assembly, Kin of the Cup (128 pages) A quirky group of unique heroes are drawn together by a mysterious occult force to fight evil.
After a bar fight against each other; Shin Po Tan, Jonny Axx, Emma the Ghost and Cyrus the Dead Guy team up to travel to a strange realm to confront the Duchess of the Storm once and for all! This story takes place after A Book of the New Apocrypha, The Nonstandard Assembly,The Return of the crawling crimson and I Eat Your Skin, A Book of the New Apocrypha.
The vicious and brilliant Dar al-harb terrorist known as The Scorpion gets captured state side plotting a secret terrorist attack. Now he is being sent to a secret CIA prison called THE FARM. Very well armed anarchist and a one time member of The Nonstandard Assembly named Constituent Zero has uncovered some information that leads him to theorize that The Scorpion’s arrest is a trap to actually assault the prison and release the inmates!.
The Man From America
A newly appointed government official pays a visit to the secret headquarters of the terrorists behind the Djinn Jihad. Professor Foster, who is a survivor of the zombie story I Eat Your Skin, reveals a little secret, and the web of political intrigue gets ever more tangled.
A companion piece to The Djinn Jihad Book Six of the New Apocrypha.
Three weird American soldiers are on a search and rescue mission into the oldest and darkest regions of Europe. Cyrus the Dead Guy a cursed ever-living warrior, SGT Layne McCord an experimental war-bot and Aldred Axx a mysterious rogue with a powerful demon-possessed arm come face to face with an army of corrupted machine obsessed elves, a magic hammer-wielding Norse ubermench and a Nazi wizard who is a member of the ancient dark Order of the Shining Hexagon!
Sam and Shin Po Tan save Jonny Axx as two members of the Order of the Shining Hexagon seek vengeance lead by their new mistress. The Duchess of the Storm. This story takes place at the end of The Heart of Abracax,The New Apocrypha Book One..
In this dark, Romero-ian style follow up The Nonstandard Assembly. The team gets drawn together again; Gretchen Cooper the brains, Shin the brawn, Sgt Layne McCord a wholesome father figure trapped in the body of a walking tank, Stitch a slasher, with two new members; Rex Crawford a good old-boy bounty hunter, and Ultimo-Crusher a masked Mexican wrestler. This time The Nonstandard Assembly bravely combat an army of the undead who rises, walks and feeds on the North-side of Pittsburgh. .
In this dark and poignant story The Nonstandard Assembly unite again; Gretchen Cooper the field leader, Shin a man of action, Sgt Layne McCord the soldier, Stitch a torture victim, Constituent Zero a masked anarchist. This time they are on a race to stop a megalomaniac city councilman who has sold his soul to the Demon Lord Nysrogh and has hatched a plot to assassinate the governor so he can be elevated to the highest office in the land. The team recruits Jonny Axx to help fight the Demon Lord, while they worry about the more Earthly problems. The Nonstandard Assembly, The Assassination Covenant (96 pages) A group of quirky unique heroes are drawn together by an occult force to battle evil.
The vicious and brilliant Dar al-harb terrorist known as The Scorpion has obtained a small nuclear weapon and plans on launching a second attack at the same time the Djinn Jihad is happening on the other side of town. An ancient enemy of the Dar al-harb arrives; an ever-living warrior named Cyrus the Dead Guy. He is on a mission to stop the Scorpion and the Dar al-harp for good. Tanks, flying carpets, suplexes, grenades, bullets, swords and scimitars, and good old-fashioned knuckles all round out the epic battle that will seal the fate of one of these legendary warriors.