CHRIS YAMBAR - AMERICAN ARTIST, WRITER, PUBLISHER, SPEAKER - 1961 - 2021
This page contains an exhaustive historical listing of book offerings produced by
COMIC LIBRARY INTERNATIONAL / CLI 2.0.
You'll also find a complete listing of contributing talent for each edition. To read about the history of this imprint simply go to the COMICS section of this site. Enjoy!
152 pages. Highlights: 1st CLI appearance of Yambar’s Fire-Breathing Pope , 1st appearance of Broderick’s Stardust and Thor, 1st appearance of Jamie Cosley’s Boy and Dog, 1st appearance of Scott Robert’s Click Track, Art Baltazar’s Captain Camel saga begins, 1st solo Forty Winks work by John Peters, 2nd Mr.Beat and Elf Quest team up. Additional creators: Levi Krause, Denise Drsata-Peters.
152 pages. Highlights: Rachel Hartman’s Amy Unbounded and Dave Mazure’s Eep! Additional creators: Yambar, Broderick, Cosley, Roberts, Baltazar, Peters.
152 pages. Highlights: Pam Bliss’ Radioactive Man, Wes Alexander’s Stormfield, Mike Bocianowski’s Chuck The Ugly American. Additional creators: Yambar, Broderick, Cosley, Baltazar, Krause, Peters, Roberts, Mazure, Kelly Jarvis.
152 pages. A SOLO VISION collection by Jamie Cosley with additional creator input from Broderick, Krause, Yambar, Buchholz, and Kathy Jenkins.
152 pages. A SOLO VISION collection by Chris Yambar with guest creator input from Robert’s (Patty Cake), Bambeano Boy inks by Pedicini Jr., and guest art cameos by Bill Morrison, Krause, Broderick, Garza, Baltazar, Jarvis, and David Wayne. * Material from this book will be reformatted in an upcoming CLI 2.0 edition. *
152 pages. Highlights: Cayetano Garza’s Magic Inkwell Comic Strip Theatre, Derek Drymon’s Mama’s Boy, Todd Webb’s Bobby Doodle, Part 1 of Yambar and Krause’ solo Forty Winks / Mr. Beat crossover. Additional creators: Broderick, Roberts, Cosley, Baltazar, Alexander, Don Pedicini Jr.
128 pages. A SOLO VISION collection by Mike Bocianowski. Includes 1st appearance of characters from YETS!
152 pages. Highlights: Robb Bihun’s The Hoon, ‘Part Two of the Yambar & Krause’ solo 40 Winks /Mr. Beat crossover. Additional creators: Derek Drymon, Todd Webb, Broderick, Roberts, Baltazar, Cosley, and Alexander.
128 pages. A SOLO VISION collection by Bocianowski.
128 pages. A SOLO VISIONS collection by George Broderick Jr. * Material from this book will be reformatted in an upcoming CLI 2.0 edition. *
152 pages. A SOLO VISION collected edition by Chris Yambar with additional ink work by Don Pedicini, Jr., and guest artist and character appearances by: Bill Morrison (Roswell, Yellow Submarine Beatles), Chris Schieffer and Nick Galipo (Elf Quest), Garza (Magic Inkwell), Cosley (Tony Pony), Kevin Thomas (Spy Girls), Rabid Monkey, Broderick (Courageous Man, Elf Quest 2), Andrew Ford (Rib), Krause (Forty Winks, Elf Quest 2, Levi’s World), Dave Roman and John Green(Quicken Forbidden), Churchill and Wheaton (Burger Bomb). * Material from this book will be reformatted in an upcoming CLI 2.0 edition. *
152 pages. Highlights: 1st appearances of Broderick’s Runs With Scissors Boy, Fearless Frog, and Minnie and Maxie; 1st Baltazar appearance of Squatch, Polly Keener’s Hamster Alley, Yambar’s Itsi Kitsi - Happy Adventure Cat. Additional creators: Drymon, Alexander, Krause, Bocianowski.
128 pages. A SOLO VISION collection by Chris Yambar with guest creator input from Broderick (Courageous Man) and inks by Pedicini Jr. * Material from this book will be reformatted in an upcoming CLI 2.0 edition. *
152 pages. A SOLO VISIONS collection by Broderick (with guest appearances by Yambar’s Mr. Beat and The Fire-Breathing Pope.) * Material from this book will be reformatted in an upcoming CLI 2.0 edition. *
152 pages. Highlights:1st appearances of Yambar and Broderick’s Suicide Blonde and El Mucho Grande - Wrestler For Hire, a non-series Bill Morrison’s Roswell - Little Green Man story with art by Dan DeCarlo, Robyn Chapman’s To Become One, Steve Conley’s Astounding Space Thrills, Mike Churchill and Ken Wheaton’s Last Dance, Baltazar and Dawn M. Bierek’s Lunar Lizard, Nate Piekos’ Lint McCree, 1st Appearance of Drymon’s Kids From another Dimension, Glen Whitmore’s Captain Clockwork, Don A. Kelly’s Squawk box, Aaron Border’s Lazer Girl, Harold Buchholz’ Suburban Space Pets. Additional creators: Mike Kazaleh, Bihun, Mazure, Bocianowski, Alexander.
80 pages. A SHHH! pocket sized collection by syndicated creator Wes Alexander.
150 pages. A SHHH! Pocket sized collection by syndicated creator Polly Keener
152 pages. Highlights: 1st appearance of Krause and Yambar’s Spells, 1st print appearance of Broderick’s Chase Villains, D.J. Coffman and Bob McDeavitt’s Gravity, Tom Scioli’s 8-Opus, Andrew Pepoy’s Simone and Ajax. Additional creators: Wheaton, Bocianowski, Bliss, Bihun, Bordner, Baltazar, Alexander.
152 pages. Highlights: Broderick’s Bingo The Wonder Dog, Franco Aureliani’s Weirdsville, Don Martinec Jr.’s restored Walt Kelly stories - Santa’s Story and How Santa Got His Red Suit, Yambar and Krause’s Secret Origin Of Santa, Churchill and Wheaton’s Burger Bomb, Buchholz’ Apathy Kat, Robert’s Miep and Patches. Additional creators: Baltazar, Garza, Bliss, Bihun, Cosley, Pedicini Jr., Bocianowski.
152 pages. A SOLO VISION collection by creator Chris Yambar with guest artist appearances by Baltazar (Cray Baby Adventures), Krause (Levi’s World), Steve Stegelin (Boondoggle), Bihun (Hoon), Bocianowski (Chuck The Ugly American) and a Who’s Who Pin up gallery of comic celebs paying homage to Mr. Beat. This book came with a limited edition Mr. Beat Experience Live Performance CD. * Material from this book will be reformatted in an upcoming CLI 2.0 edition. *
64 pages. A SOLO VISIONS collection of early work by Bocianowski with guest appearances from Broderick’s Courageous Man and Yambar’s Mr. Beat.
152 pages. Highlights: Broderick’s Splendora and Captain Oatmeal, Scott Mills’ Lazy Flight, Yambar’s In Another Land, Robert’s The Secret, Bordner’s Lost At The Earth’s Core. Additional creators: Martinec Jr., Piekos, Bihun, Mazure, Whitmore, Drymon, Bocianowski. LAST ANTHOLOGY COLLECTION.
24 pages. A rare comic book printing under the CLI banner which was never sold in stores. Used to promote the first YETS! comic series from Airwave Comics. Created by Bocianowski.
200 pages. A SOLO VISIONS collection by Levi Krause with additional writing by Yambar and appearances by Mr. Beat. * Material from this book will be reformatted in an upcoming CLI 2.0 edition. *
128 pages. A SOLO VISION collection by Bocianowski.
DISON’S FRANKENSTEIN 1910 - Red Standard Edition. (2003) 64 pages. A movie adaptation of a lost American silent movie horror classic by Yambar, Robb Bihun, and historian Fredrick Wiebel Jr. * Material from this book will be reformatted in an upcoming CLI 2.0 edition. *
64 pages. This edition came #rd and signed by the entire creative team with a matching tip in plate for collectors.
220 pages. A SOLO VISION book of prose and interior art by creator Ed McCray. First printing.
148 pages. An Airwave Classic co-published collected edition by Yambar and Broderick. * Material from this book will be reformatted in an upcoming CLI 2.0 edition. *
64 pages. A SOLO VISION collection by Broderick featuring the 1st appearances of Taffy Poole, Andy Claus, The Mighty Whotizzit?, The Family Joules, Ant Boy, Porky Pine Pals. * Material from this book will be reformatted in an upcoming CLI 2.0 edition. *
64 pages. A co-published Forest Light Studios classic written by Mitchell Perkins, illustrated by Broderick, and inked by Bradley Walton.
220 pages. A SOLO VISION book of prose by Ed McCray with new interior illustrations by Broderick. Second printing upgraded variant edition.
100 pages. A SOLO VISION collected edition by Bocianowski
64 pages. A co-published Forest Light Studios tale written by Mitchell Perkins and illustrated by Alison Williams.
100 pages. A SOLO VISION collected edition by Bocianowski.
CLICK TRACK. (2001) 224 pages. A SOLO VISIONS collected edition by Scott Roberts.
64 pages. A co-published Airwave Classic edition by Yambar, Broderick, and inker Wheaton that features El Mucho Grande, Sainto, and Major Smackdown. * Material from this book will be reformatted in an upcoming CLI 2.0 edition. *
- 64 pages. Yambar and George Broderick Jr. pump out yet another title of creative genius that is sure to excite readers of all ages!
52 pages. This is a CLI and Cool Yule co-production edition of seasonal fun by George Broderick, Jr in FULL COLOR.
53 pages. George Broderick, Jr.'s latest entry into the annals of Christmas comic history,,, This CLI & Cool Yule co-production features stories, puzzles, games and festive holiday crafts designed to chase the humbug out of any Scrooge!
Avast Ye Swabs! Fans have waited for an all new comic book featuring Popeye for over 30 years (not counting the Ocean Comics wedding issue that was based on the live-action movie starring Robin Williams!). Leave it to our boy Yambar and his friends George Broderick Jr. and Ken Wheaton to make that happen! This comic book premium was created exclusively for the town of Chester, Illinois to promote Popeye's 80th Anniversary and the town's 30th annual Popeye Picnic celebration. Yambar writes the entire adventure while George and Ken each illustrate their own half. The first section features the modern Popeye as he travels back to the days before his birth and gets a tour of his hometown by noneother than Thimble Theater creator, Elzie C. Segar. After meeting his real life inspiration, Rocky Feigle , Popeye returns to take his whole gang to the big party in Chester. Olive, Wimpy, Swee' Pea, Bluto, Sea Hag, Jeep, Alice the Goon, the Whiffle Hen, Castor, Rough House, and Pappy are all on hand! The book also includes center page pin-ups by current Sunday page artist Hy Eisman and long time Charlton Comics Popeye artist, George Wildman. Wow! (Hey! Where's Cathy Rinne?!) Here's the kicker: THIS COMIC PREMIUM WILL NOT BE SOLD IN STORES! You can only get it from Chester, Illinois or directly from us. (Published by CLI 2.0 / Premium Pop.)