Kristofer "Kris" Straub is an American web painter and author of Checkerboard Nightmare, Starslip, Chainsawsuit, Broodhollow and F. Chords. He is also co-founder of the webcomics collective Blank Label Comics and Halfpixel. Straub and Scott Kurtz co-created the animated series Blamimation with Kris and Scott, and the live-action comedy web series Kris and Scott's Scott and Kris Show for PATV from Penny Arcade. He currently hosts the 28 Plays Later podcast with Paul Verhoeven. Straub also manages and writes for horror site Ichor Falls, a notable site with creepypasta Candle Cove, and creates YouTube videos for his horror anthology channel, Local 58
|Born||January 17, 1979, Los Angeles, California, U.S.|
|Education||UCLA Alumni, Computer Science|
|Occupation||Cartoonist, graphic designer, story writer|
|Known for||Creator of Starslip, Checkerboard Nightmare, Chainsawsuit, Broodhollow, Local58 and F Chords|
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|IMDb||Kris Straub's IMDb|
Webcartoonist and the creator of Checkerboard Nightmare, Starslip, Chainsawsuit, Broodhollow, and F Chords. He is also a co-founder of webcomics collectives Blank Label Comics and Halfpixel.
He grew up in Los Angeles, and went on to attend and graduate from UCLA with a degree in Computer Science.
Straub and Scott Kurtz have co-created the animated series Blamimation with Kris and Scott and the live-action comedy web series Kris and Scott's Scott and Kris Show for Penny Arcade's PATV web video content imprint.
He's runs a Dungeons and Dragons stream with his sister.
He's hosted the podcast 28 Plays Later alongside Paul Verhoeven.
- American comic book creator
Latest information about Kris Straub updated on June 20 2021.