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Hiveworks Comics is a creator-owned comics and graphic novel publisher focused on free to read webcomics. We publish comics like SMBC, Stand Still Stay Silent, Sister Claire and Namesake.
Originals

Honey-flavored comics

With lead editorial by Isabelle Melançon, Hiveworks Originals are fully produced comics from our editorial team and hand-picked creators. Our award-nominated original webcomics feature rich worlds, stylish visuals and a focus on queer voices.

Life of Melody
A human child abandoned in the woods is discovered by an unlikely pair: Razzmatazz, a fairy godfather, and Bon, a beast man. After quarreling over the best way to handle the child, they finally agree to co-parent in the human world--for now, at least
Kochab
A YA F/F fantasy comic about Sonya, a lost skier trying to survive a snowy wilderness and find her way back to her village; and Kyra - a fire spirit trying to fix the home that she let fall apart around her.
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LGBT
Fantasy
Fairytale
TEEN

Magical How
Gabe and Booker are just two normal college guys, sharing an apartment and failing spectacularly at love. But one day, a talking golf ball named Hal lands in their lives and offers them magical powers…and despite it being a terrible idea, Gabe signs up immediately! Now he must don the admittedly flattering dress of a Magical and fight for love and justice, while Booker, blinded by the sparkles, wants nothing to do with any of this.
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LGBT
Fantasy
YOUNG ADULT

Sleepless Domain
In possibly the last city on earth, citizens live a relatively normal life by day. But from 10pm to 2am, deadly monsters roam the streets, and magical girls must fight to defend the citizens from grave danger. When a tragedy befalls her magical girl team, Undine is left to pick up the pieces while continuing to fight. But is this battle truly never-ending?
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Urban Fantasy
Action/Adventure
LGBT
YOUNG ADULT

Blindsprings
A lost princess named Tamaura survives a revolution by making a deal with the Spirits of the forest. Pledged to them for three hundred years, the princess is about to fulfill her pact when a young man finds her and decides for himself that she is meant to be saved, whether she likes it or not. His "rescue" pulls Tamaura out of her timeless sanctuary and into a world that advanced hundreds of years without her...where a civil war is brewing over the same magic that flows through her veins.
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Fairytale
Fantasy
Drama
EVERYONE

Tiger, Tiger
Ludovica, pampered, scientifically-minded and romantically-inclined noble lady, steals her twin brother’s boat as well as his identity. Armed with her marvelous inventions and big dreams of authoring a book about the fascinating life cycle of sea sponges, she sails the world, making new discoveries and finding love and adventure.
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Historical Fiction
Mystery
Action/Adventure
YOUNG ADULT

Alexander, the Servant and the Water of Life
The 21st century edition of the Alexander Romance, a nearly 2000 year old literary tradition recounting the legendary life and accomplishments of Alexander the Great. At the end of his life, Alexander desperately seeks out the water of immortality, and gets more than he bargained for.
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Historical Fiction
Fantasy
MATURE

Goth Western
A story about selling your soul for love, and how necromancy may not fix all your problems, but it’s certainly a start.
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Action/Adventure
Historical Fiction
LGBT
TEEN

Persephone
According to the ancient legend, the Lord of the Dead kidnapped the innocent daughter of Demeter–or did he? The truth is, Persephone is no damsel in distress, but a spirited young lady with an overbearing mother. A failed scheme by Apollo leads Persephone to a chance encounter with the mysterious and handsome Hades, who is struck by love’s arrow. Now Hades must wrestle with his aching heart before he loses total control of his feelings, but desire is raging inside Persephone herself.
Wonderlust
Sally Kalloway is too smart for her own good. This is a story about her. Not just that, it's a story about the friends we have, both real and imaginary. It's also about Halloween. Not just the holiday, but the idea of Halloween that lives in our hearts. This is a story about all those things, about the fear and wonder they inspire, and the thin line between.
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Slice of Life
TEEN

Cut Time
A young nomad named Rel and her seeing-eye falcon Fugue are on a journey to restore order to a world that's lost track of time. With her determination and fearless optimism, Rel recruits a strange band to her side… several of them feeling like they have mysteriously met her before. Could it be fate? Or a coincidence?
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Fantasy
Drama
Action/Adventure
TEEN

Vainglorious
When the small dragon Rei decides to challenge his Queen for the throne, he does not expect to get exiled and cursed into human form. Little by little, Rei searches for a cure in the big world outside his nest - making friends, adventures, and headaches along the way.
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Comedy
Fantasy
Action/Adventure
TEEN