Rob M. Worley is the Eisner-nominated writer of the hit kids comic series "Scratch9." His first mainstream work was the Marvel/Epic minseries "Young Ancient One". He's since gone on to write over a dozen comics including the pulp horror graphic novel "The Revenant" as well as several junior novels such as the "Heir to Fire" series and "The Legend of Tigerfist".
Jakob R, age 13, sent us this sweet drawing of Scratch, based on the trading card he picked up from us at a local comic convention!
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Scratch9 Fan Art by Jakob R, Age 13
Young Scratch has been granted the power, by the immortals, to summon awesome forces at the utterance of a single word…FURZAM! A word which transforms him in a flash to … CAT’N MARVEL!
Illustration by Joshua Buchanan.
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FURZAM! It’s Cat’n Marvel by Joshua Buchanan
Our FCBD 2013 issue received a belated review from the Brie’s Tarts blog at CAE Studios who like what she saw!
“[Scratch9 is] what a light-hearted comedy should be and an engaging read that earns the distinction of actually appealing to ALL ages.”
Sweet! Read the complete review here!
The comic is the first chapter in our newly-back-in print Scratch9: The Pet Project & Cat Tails paperback, which collects the original 93-page Scratch9 graphic novel along w
Our new book Scratch9: Cat of Nine Worlds got a sweet review from the alibrarymam blog!
Mostly this is just fun with a big helping of pet friendship and loyalty, as Scratch and Penelope overcome all obstacles to get back together. The art is a classic crisp and clear cartoon style, full of energy and in full color. Buy it now
Thanks for the high praise, alibrarymama!
Read the complete review here. The get Scratch9: Cat of Nine Worlds to
Here’s another look at the art process for Scratch9: Cat of Nine Worlds.
On this page N3K0 arrives for a timely intervention as Scratch faces a horde of Cat 13 clones! Rough pencils and inks by Joshua Buchanan. Color by Digikore Studios.
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Scratch9: Cat of Nine Worlds page – pencils by Joshua Buchanan
Scratch9: Cat of Nine Worlds page – inks by Joshua Buchanan
Scratch9: Cat of Nine Worlds page – Color by Digiko
Scratch9: Cat of 9 Worlds cover by Joshua Buchanan
Publisher: Hermes Press Publication Date: June 2, 2015 (estimated) Rob’s Credit: Created, written and lettered by Other Credits: Illustrated by Joshua Buchanan, Colors by Digikore Studios, Cover art by Joshua Buchanan, Foreword by Mike Kunkel, Additional art by Kevin Eastman, Mike Kunkel, Jay Fosgitt, Jenny Parks, Francesco Francavilla, Rafael Albuquerque and Kristen Fitzner Denton Synopsis:Caught in a mad scie
IDW Publishing and Lion Forge Comics puts an all-new spin on the 80s classic TV series with “Airwolf: Airstrikes“. Featuring stories by Rob M. Worley, Mike Baron, Barbara Randall Kesel and many others, this original graphic novel anthology is packed with high-flying action.
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Synopsis: Hawke, Santini, and the coolest attack chopper ever made are back in this epic reimagining of the hit TV classic! The world has never seen a clandestine
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Scratch9: Cat of 9 Worlds cover by Joshua Buchanan
Bookshelf Volume Contains Over 170 Pages of Cat-a-clysmic Feline Fantasy
February 27, 2015 – Comics creator Rob M. Worley is pleased to announce the summer release of the epic graphic novel, “Scratch9: Cat of Nine Worlds,” from Hermes Press! The new volume is written by Worley with art by Joshua Buchanan (“The Rocket”, “Scratch9: Cat Tails”) and a foreword by Mike Kunkel (“Herobear and the Kid”).
Critically acclaimed and Eisner-nominated, Scratch9 tells the tale of an ordinary house
Airwolf Airstrikes TPB Vol 1
Publisher: IDW Publishing, Lion Forge Comics Publication Date: August, 2015 (estimated) Rob’s Credit: Writer – story “Airwolf vs Airshark” Other Credits: Various Synopsis: Hawke, Santini, and the coolest attack chopper ever made are back in this epic reimagining of the hit TV classic! The world has never seen a clandestine war machine like Airwolf – this nuclear-powered helicopter sports a cloaking device, an EMP gene
Scratch9: Cat of 9 Worlds #1 – Artwork by Joshua Buchanan
Scratch9: Cat of 9 Worlds #1 – Kevin Eastman Variant
Publisher: Hermes Press Publication Date: June 4, 2014 Rob’s Credit: Created, written and lettered by Other Credits: Illustrated by Joshua Buchanan, Variant Cover art by Kevin Eastman & Kristen Fitzner Denton, Cover art by Joshua Buchanan Synopsis: The first chapter in the all-new epic cat-venture! Link: Order the complete s
Press Release Kevin Eastman Kicks Off New “Scratch9” Series with Variant Cover Eisner-nominated, all-ages title returns in new, feature-length adventure
March 18, 2014 – Hermes Press is pleased to announce legendary comics creator Kevin Eastman is lending his considerable talents to the all-ages title “Scratch9”. Eastman is providing a variant cover for the first issue of the all-new, monthly adventure series, “Scratch9: Cat of Nine Worlds,” which launches in June!
When fans p
In spite of my recent foray into kids comics, the thing I wrote just before Scratch9 was an on over-the-top pulp-style crime book filled with splatter violence and mean-spirited humor called The Revenant. I had so much fun writing it, it stands as one of my favorite works after my buddy cat.
The book was based on source material created by Shannon Eric Denton and Keith Giffen and it helped launch the career of the amazing artist Mateus Santolouco!
Now it’s back in print, court
Scratch9 / Run & Amuk Flip Book Covers
Publisher: Hermes Press Publication Date: May 3, 2014 Rob’s Credit: Created, written and lettered by Other Credits: Illustrated by Joshua Buchanan, Justin Castaneda, Ki Kim, Zac Pensol, Cover art by Joshua Buchanan Synopsis: Three new stories including an intro to this summer’s Scratch9 series: “Cat of Nine Worlds”. Also, a guest appearance by Bo and Barack Obama, and the intro of the new all-ages comic Run & Amuk
Scratch9 drops all-new furry fury on Free Comic Book Day 2014 with a new special issue from Hermes Press. Cat of Nine Worlds – Part 1
The world’s greatest super-hero cat kicks off an all-new, full-length adventure! Scratch’s nemesis Dr. Schrödinger is back and out for revenge, and this time he’s not alone. The next great Scratch9 villain makes his debut here! This is a direct lead-in to this summer’s new Scratch9 monthly!