A story comics magazine
Currently on digital release with our first print issue imminent through Bleating Heart Press, BUN&TEA is a six-month seasonal project: a story comics magazine featuring chaptered stories by a variety of cartoonists and cartooning teams. Twelve stories per issue; between one and six pages per chapter. Densely textured comics with an emphasis on plot and character.
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EMI FOSTER: MYSTERY AT METEOR CITY HIGH: Mathew New and Courtney Hahn's teenaged super-scientist (and orphan) Emi Foster tries to balance their professional heroism with their need for friendship
TRUE NAME: Nola Pfau and Willow Tomeo show us a young witch trying to avoid the binding of her powers by the predatory elite
STOMP ON ME!: After giant monsters overrun the earth, one half of Tom Lake's fearsome kaiju tag-team starts to wonder if his feelings for his partner could be romantic
THE ORIGIN OF RUBIES is a Bengali fairytale is re-told by Priya Huq, a tale of love and jewels
LENS: Gary Moloney and Raquel Kusiak Burgos follow an award-winning photojournalist on her missions... which just happen to coincide with a lot of high-priced assassinations
THE TIDE: As The Tide closes in on their dead-in-the-water spaceship, Marianna Learmonth's heroines figure out how to outrun oncoming oblivion
BISHOP TAKES QUEEN: Daria left love and country behind when she came from Russia to America. But she still has chess, and chess is all about taking the queen.
THE COMMON WEALTH: Kumail Rizvi's master thief, just out of prison, builds a team for the richest man in Pakistan. What's the score they have in mind? You'll want to find out
UNCANNY GIRL & JAMIE by TSUJIGO: Uncanny Girl and her girlfriend Jamie just want to have a fun weekend. But are they each clear on what "fun" means to the other?
PERSPECTIVE: Terrence Sage & Quinton XL's hero picks the reality that suits him... and tries to pretend he deserves it. With colours by Anastasia Longoria and letters by Bernardo Brice!
MAIDENS ALL: Lindsey Richter's survivor-heroine goes back up against the forest Lady who misled her and meets a girl she can deeply relate to, in a queered adaptation of Tam Lin
And LAZER BIRD: ALL-SEEING: Nick Marino's psychedelic mind quest asks the trees how we should best get on with aliens who can't read our thoughts.
Bunton, our host
"Bunton Cuppasham" mascot logo designed by Claire Napier & Raquel Kusiak Burgos
Alexis Shi for Shi & Henry Barajas' Checkmate
Marianna Learmonth for Learmonth's The Tide
Raquel Kusiak Burgos for Kusiak Burgos & Gary Moloney's Lens