Crack-Up Comics Collection is a comic compilation book written by Vannotes and Mady Giuliani, and published on September 1, 2020 by Scholastic Inc.
The book contains the "best-known" Bendy comic strips, which were revealed to have been published from 1931 to 1946. The comics introduce the main casts of Joey Drew's cartoons as well as brand-new faces.
This collection of vintage 1930s-1940s Bendy comic strips is a must-have for those wanting to peek into the silly, scary world of Bendy and his friends!
For those dying to know more about the simple, darkly funny cartoons produced at Joey Drew Studios, look no further than this illustrated collection of comics based on the exploits of Bendy, Boris the Wolf, Alice Angel, and all their friends! This collection of vintage comic strip adaptations brings to life the best of the many cartoon features produced by Joey Drew Studios. Fans of all ages won’t want to miss this never-before-published romp that brings to life the world of Bendy!
The book's existence was first leaked on February 2, 2020. On May 9, the preview was leaked, revealing the Archgate Films founder's introduction, some comic strips, and a new character named Boswell Lotsabucks.
On May 17, 2020, the book's cover art is noticeably updated to replace few comic frames.
On July 10, Scholastic uploaded the official gaming graphic novel trailer for Crack-Up Comics Collection (along with Hello Neighbor: The Secret of Bosco Bay), leaking some more comic strips and as well new characters.
On August 28, the book was later released bright and early before its official publish date. It was then finally released on September 1st.
- On September 22, 2020, Vannotes promote a giveaway, encouraging users to give a like, retweet, and follow him for a chance to win a free copy of Crack-Up Comics Collection, the original art for the test comic strip, and even Vannotes' Souper Boris art. The winner is Zach Reis.
- "Time for the Big Bendy Twitter Giveaway! Like, Retweet, and Follow (must do all three) for a chance to win a signed copy of Bendy Crack-Up Comics Collection AND the original art for the test strip I drew!" - Vannotes. September 22, 2020. Twitter
- "Look what just arrived!!! Thank you again for this @vannotescomics! It’s means a lot!" - Zach Reis. October 6, 2020. Twitter
|Novels||Dreams Come to Life • The Lost Ones • Sent From Above|
|Guides||Joey Drew Studios Employee Handbook|
|Comics||Crack-Up Comics Collection|
|Misc.||The Illusion of Living|