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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Gary Mackean, The Boy Who Draws Monsters, is the creator of the gremlin webcomic Barnaby and Loaker, Angus the Haggis Slayer and many other characters. Gary is an Edinburgh cartoonist and illustrator and is available for commissions and projects. garymackean@aol.com

Tuesday 15 November 2016

Hamburglar finally tells Ronald...

Ronald McDonald's world crumbles after he finds out the awful truth....

Wednesday 6 July 2016

"I Could Just Eat You Up"- Galactus

a new card design starring Marvel comics' world devouring Galactus!

Galactus was created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby and first appeared in Fantastic Four#48 (1966).

I'll be getting this printed on cards for next year's comic con.

Tuesday 5 July 2016

One Of These Things (is Not Like The Others)... #Starwars

A new star wars posters based on FN-2187. Probably going to take this to Dunfermline comic con 2017.

Tuesday 14 June 2016

Earthworm Jim

My drawing of the 1994 game character Earthworm Jim.

Wednesday 8 June 2016

Angus front cover

I've been working on my Angus character again. I've almost completed the first issue and I've planned the entire first nine complete volumes. Here is an image that I will be using as the main cover for the first graphic novel which will contain the first three issues.

Thursday 19 May 2016


A little sketch of Marvel's metal winged mutant Archangel. I made this cartoon because of X-Men: Apocalypse being released in cinemas this week.

Saturday 16 April 2016


Here are some Star Wars card designs from the new film and the original trilogy. Hoping to have these designs in an upcoming Star Wars launch for the new film being released on dvd and blu-ray.