Be Ready for Popular Streamer Karl Jacob’s Time Traveler Tales!

By Ben Gritz | November 3 2023 | ComicsGraphic NovelsChildren's

Dark Horse Comics is collaborating with famous online streamer Karl Jacobs to produce the comic book and graphic novel “Time Traveler Tales,” and issue #1 FOC’s this upcoming Monday, 11/6/23.  If, like me, you are someone out of the loop on Karl Jacobs, here’s some quick background information!

  • Karl Jacobs emerged into online fame via collaborations with online uberstar “MrBeast,” as part of his cast of regular on-screen supporting stars.
  • Building off that success, Jacobs has built a sizeable online following himself, with 3.7 million subscribers on Twitch and another 4.25 million subscribers on YouTube.  He has entered into commercial agreements with companies like Vans, who has seen his ability to get fans passionate about products he’s involved in promoting.
  • His biggest anthology series are streamed adventures set in the “Dream SMP” world, using a Minecraft server to establish events and lore.
  • This upcoming comic series “Time Traveler Tales” are all-ages stories inspired by these Dream SMP adventures.
  • Announcements about this series are already seeing plenty of traction in non-comic press, providing a wonderful opportunity to bring in outside young fans who may prove hungry for these new stories set in their favorite world.
  • Take a look at the covers below and be ready for the kickoff of this first arc in December!
Time Traveler Tales #3 (CVR A) (Kate Sheridan)
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Oliver and his mysterious pocket watch continue to hop around space-time seemingly without rhyme or reason. But answers may finally await him in a haunted beach house. Who is the Clock Master, and what does he want with Oliver? And more importantly, can he help Oliver finally find his way home? Content creator and internet superstar Karl Jacobs presents his new all-ages comics series, created in collaboration with writer David Scheidt, artists Kicking Shoes, and letterer Joamette Gil.
$3.99 US
On sale Feb 07, 2024
FOC Jan 08, 2024
Comic Book
32 Pages
Dark Horse Comics

Time Traveler Tales #4 (CVR A) (Craig Rousseau)
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In a race to the end, it’s Oliver vs. the Clock Master. The Clock Master is willing to give anything or do anything to get his hands on Oliver’s pocket watch, and there may just be an important reason for his quest. Time is running out to save the Travelers. But, if there was a chance to change things, wouldn’t you try?   Content creator and internet superstar Karl Jacobs presents his new all-ages comics series, created in collaboration with writer David Scheidt, artists Kicking Shoes, and letterer Joamette Gil.
$3.99 US
On sale Mar 06, 2024
FOC Feb 05, 2024
Comic Book
32 Pages
Dark Horse Comics

Time Traveler Tales #5 (CVR A) (Toby Sharp)
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The Clockmaster has captured Oliver, and victory is within his grasp. Soon he’ll have the power to rewrite the past, the present, and the future! To save Oliver, his friends must band together and storm the castle… but will they be in time?   Content creator and internet superstar Karl Jacobs presents the finale to his all-ages comics series, created in collaboration with writer Dave Scheidt, artists Kelly and Nichole Matthews of Kicking Shoes, and letterer Joamette Gil.
$3.99 US
On sale Apr 03, 2024
FOC Mar 04, 2024
Comic Book
32 Pages
Dark Horse Comics

Time Traveler Tales
978-1-5067-3421-7
An all-ages action adventure comics story from content creator and internet superstar Karl Jacobs!Oliver has a problem—a time travel problem. An unknown force keeps throwing him through time, from the Wild West to the 1920s to a haunted beach house. All while a mysterious stranger pursues him, seeking Oliver’s abilities and to gain power over time itself!
$19.99 US
On sale Aug 06, 2024
FOC May 06, 2024
Paperback
128 Pages
Dark Horse Books
Age 10-14 years