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- THE STORY -


BEING A SPACE WIZARD AIN'T AN EASY JOB, BUT SOMEONE'S GOT TO SAVE THE UNIVERSE!



The Captain and Squad
Earth just isn't what it used to be with a sexy search engine running things.
Humanity has been tragically copyrighted out of existence.
With great mustache, comes infinitely great responsibility.
The stage is set and the traffic lights are watching.

- THE MERRY CAST -


CAST


STARRING ROLES:


Zee Captain: Yours truly, zee emissary of humanity.

Mr Snippy: A ghost-type pokemon with a tragic past.

Pilot: First disciple of Captania. Literally, a model citizen.

Dr Engie: An architect who needs to learn to love again.

Mug: Contains beverages and other things.

Biomatrix 117: Underpaid 4-dimensional lawyer.

ANNET: A search engine with a passion.

Lifalope: An unlicensed gardener.

Stalky: Obsessive 3rd party guest.

Photoshop: Man's best friend.


[_RELATIVELY INFORMATIVE INFORMATION_]



_WHAT?


Romantically Apocalyptic was first conceptualized in 2005 as a series of post-apocalyptic paintings on deviantart by Vitaly S Alexius.
It was developed into an online graphic novel in 2010 and grew into a surreal, collaborative, multimedia art project that includes:
poetry, prose, photography, digital art, music and film.


_WHO?



Art Director:

Vitaly S Alexius

Promotion and sales:

Meeshka

Phototography:

Vitaly S, Oggy B, Chico G, Mabi.

Main Illustrators:

Vitaly S, Mabi, Christine Z, IIDanmrak, Andrey F

Chief Music Editor:

Oggy B

Ze Intern:

Tina Hoffman

Plus many, many incredible guest illustrators.

Also, a special thank you goes to our delicious studio helpers/models:
Graham Buchan, Nicholas Randall, Dev Black & Tara Wells.

_WHERE?


Our design office/filming warehouse is located in Toronto, Canada.

_HOW?


Pencil and paper, Canon 5D Mark II camera, Greenscreen, Live actors in outfits, Dead actors (skeleton props), Photoshop and a Wacom Tablet.
Most of the comics are story-boarded, shot in the studio, worked on in Photoshop and contain a decade worth of textures: 3 terabytes of stock footage, shot in real abandoned, forgotten places of our world.
Some of the pages are painted from scratch in Photoshop, but most combine Photography with Digital painting. It's a fun, experimental, cinematic graphic novel.

Want to find out more?

Click here for Production Process.
Click here for VIDEO EXPLANATIONS.



WHEN ARE NEW EPISODES OUT?
Once a week, unless we're trapped at comic conventions or out shooting abandoned structures somewhere in Europe.

TRANSLATIONS?
Yes!

Feel free to share the comic in any language with YOUR community on blogs or forums.

Read Romantically Apocalyptic in:
Arabic

Bahasa Malaysia

Bosnian

Brazilian Portuguese

Bulgarian

Canadian French

Castilian

Chinese

Czech

Danish

Dutch

Estonian

Filipino

Finnish

French

German

Greek

Hebrew

Hungarian

Indonesian

Italian

Japanese

Korean

Latin

Latvian

Lithuanian

Norwegian

Persian

Polish

Portuguese

Romanian

Russian

Serbian

Slovak

Sloveian

Spanish

Swabian

Swedish

Traditional Chinese

Turkish

Vietnamese


We're still working hard on translating various pages.

If you'd like to help out with translations, please write me via contact page!





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