Published 06-01-2016 Category Indy Artists Read 2637 times

Drawn Out Dad by Maarten & Manuel Bouw

DrawnOutDad is an independent comic-book label based in Melbourne, Australia. All of our books are one-shot, individual stories stretching across different themes, such as kids entertainment, science fiction, horror, car racing, action/fantasy, etc. We currently have 9 published titles with many more planned for 2016 and beyond!

The Comics

Hunt The Beast

The comic tells the story about the urban myth that there is a panther roaming the Victorian wilderness.  Adam, an avid hunter, attempts to prove the panther’s existence regardless of his life or his marriage.

hunt the beast 1

The Wedding Planet

A 1960’s style “bad sci-fi story” of 3 astronauts who land on a planet inhabited only by women.

the wedding planet

Cos I Cosplay

The story of a 19-year old girl and her love of cosplay.

cos I cosplay

Fart Puppies

Kids-friendly story of 3 puppies who fart themselves over the back fence and go on an amazing adventure.

fart puppies


Eric takes up the job as a chef for a remote Victorian hotel, only to discover it’s haunted



A fun space adventure about a bounty hunter, a waitress, and a whole lot of guns.


Aussie Battler And The Down Unders

Aussie Battler is Melbourne’s own oker super-hero.  Together with his team the Down Unders, Aussie Battler (and his overbearing mother in law, The Aussie Battle Axe) fight a treat in the heart of the CBD.

aussie battler

The Kirby Derby

An illegal street race from Coober Pedy to Uluru, and back.  It’s all about fast cars and fast women.

the kirby derby

Hawai’ian Warrior

Kai is a Hawaiian resident who discovers a tiki which changes his life forever.  Given immense power Kai must find the best way to become the best he can be.

hawaiian warrior

Due out next year are the following books:

  • Brilliant But Lazy - This book is about to go to the printers
  • Shtick - I’m currently drawing this book with a view to have it completed by mid-February

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For the Kids

The Children's Hospital at WestmeadFor all artists who print their work with Comic Books on Demand, if your title has age appropriate content, an extra copy or 2 of each book will be printed off and donated to the Westmead's Children's Hospital.