Webtoons are a type of digital comics that originated in South Korea. While webtoons were mostly unknown outside of the country during their inception, there has been a surge in popularity internationally thanks in great part to most being read on smartphones. on https://www.webtoons.com/en/ you can read and publish your own series
Below are five series that feature characters of color
Meet Joe Gomez. He’s got high school on lock – good grades, a cool band, and girls digging his vibe. But just when he’s got the world figured out, he goes and turns into a saber-toothed tiger. A shape-shifting nature spirit known as a Chimera, to be specific. Now Joe needs every single one of his new powers to help save the human race – whether he wants to or not.
The internet has been replaced by The Frame, a hyper-fast network of instant connection and accessibility. There’s no way that’ll go wrong, right?
Written and Drawn by Hameed Catel
Kade Ya Mabrin is a self-serving, opportunistic thief who only looks out for number one. Unfortunately, he has just been chosen by the magical spirit of the Dema village to be the people’s champion. The village people are worried and rightly so because Kade has no interest whatsoever in helping anyone…
Welcome to the World Fighting League – a violent pastime popular with sports fans who have grown bored with the predictability of baseball, basketball and even football (!). Imagine the most brutal fighters in the world each sporting destructive superpowers, and overseen by an ethically questionable enterprise that values profit over fighter safety. The fighters put their lives on the line for fame and fortune – the audience laps it up – and the dark side gets even richer. It’s a dirty business that works…that is until a young warrior comes along who’s fighting to save the life of his brother – and is willing to bring down the system to do it.
When Brooklyn separated from New York City, it caused havoc on a massive scale. Now, one year later, a mysterious purple figure engulfed in flames has appeared. Who is the Purple Heart and what does his arrival mean for the future of Brooklyn
Written and Drawn by Molly Brooks
As personal assistant to an international pop star, Meera Verma has her hands full trying to keep the gorgeous and talented Carina Peterson primped, polished, and mostly on time. As personal assistant to a Los Angeles-based masked vigilante, Meera has her hands full repairing body armor, stitching up knife wounds, and generally doing everything in her power to keep the mysterious and reckless Skeleton alive and out of trouble. Carrie’s just trying to make some music and fight some crime.
Dare Crilley is a bike messenger, and is utterly unsurpassed. She scoffs at bad weather, traffic is barely an obstacle, and she’s never even missed a delivery. That’s good, because Dare is about to discover her mysterious new client is literally divine, and that a dispute between the gods means the fate of the universe rests on a series of increasingly more difficult bicycle deliveries. Will Dare fail on any of these fateful missions? Can she assemble all the parts for the Legendary Divine Bicycle? One thing’s for sure, Dare never backs down when it’s time to deliver.
When a zombie apocalypse hits during the practice of a high school basketball team, it’s a whole new life for the coach, Jeff. The world’s turned upside down and the girls seem to be handling the changes way better than Jeff, who has troubles adjusting. A close-knit group of friends, the girls are eager to tackle this new world with its challenges!
Caster was created by By Common and Austin Harrison, Zach Howard, and Mike Raicht.
CASTER – A world traveling rare antiquities dealer gets caught up in a world of espionage, but all he wants is his payday. A man of exotic taste, he is addicted to one thing: risk. However, to some, his appeal exists not because of his lifestyle, but because he truly cares about making sure the rare antiques he chases end up in the hands of a passionate buyer. He respects art and expects others to as well. No museums though. He needs to get paid!
Will “Common,” I mean Caster get to collect the dead Benjamin’s? You will have to click here to find out
An exiled prince and his two blind samurai protectors set on a dangerous journey to reclaim their kingdom from demonic forces.
Follow his adventures here
by Ryan Pagelow
Hapi Buni is a dark comic about an optimistic bunny with terrible luck. Always positive, Buni doesn’t understand that the cute world he lives in is usually out to get him. The girl he loves, loves someone else. And his best intentions never seem to work. Yet he wakes up each day, hoping for the best. He also lives with his cynical father who is the opposite of Buni
A J Harper is the author of the Tales of Urban Horror series, Zombie Television is available on Amazon