TRADITIONAL COMICS is a comic book publishing company that publishes comic books with stories containing themes consistent with traditional American values such as power, individualism, a personal code of justice, justice, the right to carry a gun, the right to fight, imposing your will upon the world, revenge, lust, sexy, desire, drug use, prostitution and gambling. Our stories have white-knuckle action, intense drama and drip with sexiness. Our comics are printed on newsprint paper.

BENJAMIN MARRA | Publisher, Writer, Artist

Benjamin Marra is the creator, writer and artist of the comics NIGHT BUSINESS, GANGSTA RAP POSSE, THE INCREDIBLY FANTASTIC ADVENTURES OF MAUREEN DOWD (A WORK OF SATIRE AND FICTION) and LINCOLN WASHINGTON: FREE MAN! and is the publisher of TRADITIONAL COMICS. His art is influenced by important artists who are in museums, like those guys, Picasso and Michaelangelo. His personal interests include deep stuff, cultural things, plays, art shows, the mall, sciences, fashion trends, different books and different kinds of music. He is disinterested in lots of stuff though, like, being insensitive.

Marra has been recognized as a serious artist by quality institutions like The Society of Illustrators, The Society of Publication Designers and American Illustration. In 2006, the Art Directors Club, in their eternal wisdom, named Marra as one of their Young Guns. He has also been hired to make art for serious publications and companies like Playboy, Rolling Stone, The New York Times, Vice, Marvel Comics, Paper, Nylon, Radar, Widen+Kennedy and McCann-Erickson. He has done album covers for the underground rapper Lil B.

His comic book work has appeared in the anthologies Strange Tales 2, Rub The Blood, Diamond 4 and 5, Jeans and Henry and Glenn Forever.

Check out his illustration strangeness over at www.benjaminmarra.com.