Schlub McSchluberson hates his mindless job so he pursues a career in self-publishing comics. However, The Schlub finds that the comic world is not as fun as he thought.

The Schlub is a weekly webcomic series by Illya King.

Schlub McSchluberson

Frustrated comic illustrator and the most boring man in the world.

Comics: 241
Recent Appearance: Cat Alarm
First Appearance: The Blazing Bag of Poo


The Schlubs fiancee and professional gamer. Possibly also a gun runner.

Comics: 106
Recent Appearance: Reading Room
First Appearance: Chaos1975

The Blazing Bag of Poo

The villain of Supertown and archenemy of Citizen Overdrive.

Comics: 39
Recent Appearance: The Hack
First Appearance: The Blazing Bag of Poo

The Boss

Manager of where The Schlub works.

Comics: 20
Recent Appearance: Overtime
First Appearance: The Database

Citizen Overdrive

Hero of Supertown, USA.

Comics: 20
Recent Appearance: A Dame to Ignore Now
First Appearance: Citizen Overdrive

Guy the Adventurer

RPG hero gamer character created by The Schlub.

Comics: 17
Recent Appearance: Guy's Quest
First Appearance: King Maker

Steve Politico

The Schlub's co-worker and friend.

Comics: 12
Recent Appearance: The Walking Dead
First Appearance: Steve Politico

Captain Capitalism

Hero of money and commerce.

Comics: 8
Recent Appearance: Crime doesn't pay!
First Appearance: Poo Blues

The Therapist

The Schlub's appointed guidance counsellor.

Comics: 6
Recent Appearance: The Cuckoo's Nest
First Appearance: Das Comic Fans


The universe's greatest feline and The Schlub's cat.

Comics: 6
Recent Appearance: Cat Alarm
First Appearance: Dream Me

The Comic Consumer

Typical fan of mainstream comics.

Comics: 5
Recent Appearance: Jim Lee
First Appearance: Carmine Infantino

Mr. Jon

The Schlub's younger brother.

Comics: 4
Recent Appearance: I'm Fat
First Appearance: Mr. Jon

Slick Greasy

Brother of The Schlub.

Comics: 4
Recent Appearance: The other OTHER one
First Appearance: Interruptions

Power Princess

Hero of Supertown and Citizen Overdrive's girlfriend.

Comics: 4
Recent Appearance: Objection
First Appearance: The Dumb Good-Bye

Evil Wizard

Owner of farms and salesmen of zombie work farmers.

Comics: 3
Recent Appearance: Breaking Bad
First Appearance: King Maker

Debt Monk

Servant of the holy bank.

Comics: 3
Recent Appearance: The Debt Monk
First Appearance: Achievement Unlocked

William Handlebars

The Schlub's best friend.

Comics: 2
Recent Appearance: The Master Debate
First Appearance: The Picard

Smelly Bill

The Schlub's co-worker.

Comics: 2
Recent Appearance: Speed Stick
First Appearance: Smelly Bill

Aunt Eva

The Schlub's aunt.

Comics: 2
Recent Appearance: The Shame
First Appearance: Date Night