ABOUT KJ 

Kang Jing (KJ) is a comic book creator from Singapore. In late 2019, KJ published his debut comic series, “The World My Arena”, through Kickstarter. The martial arts based series has since been featured on local media (justsaying.ASIA, CNA Lifestyle) and adapted into animated videos (ComicVid by VividThree Productions). It has also led to a spin-off bilingual webcomic series, "Save Me From Chloe", in 2020. In addition, KJ has also worked on projects with both local and international publishers, such as CS Comics, Arcane Inkdustries and ASAP Comics UK.

Bibliography

Comics 

  • The World My Arena #1 - 5 (2019 - Present)

  • SingaHeroes (CS Comics, Singapore, 2020) Q4 2020

  • The Great Command Meant (Arcane Inkdustries, United States, 2020) Q4 2020

Novel Illustrations

  • The Incredible Animal Race (Singapore, 2020) Q4 2020

 COMIC BOOK PUBLICATIONS 

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THE WORLD MY ARENA #1 - #5

Creator, Writer, Penciler, Inker, Letterer, Cover

(2019 - Present)

A low self-esteem teenager who is despised by nearly everyone in his life, Nathan struggles to find his place and purpose in the world. A world filled with mockery, dissing, abuse and misery that seemingly drives him to the brink of death. Life has other plans for him though, as the chanced encounter with martial arts begins the unexpected upturn in his life. But in a world that has been unkind to him, his morals will be challenged at every turn. 

Achievements:

  1.  Fully funded and published through Kickstarter in late 2019

  2.  Featured on local media such as justsaying.Asia and CNA Lifestyle

  3.  Licensed to VividThree Productions Pte Ltd for the production of animated videos on ComicVid app.

SingaHeroes Anthology

SINGAHEROES

CS Comics (Singapore)

Penciler & Inker

10 page comic story titled "Crimson Star"

And there came a day, a day unlike any other, when Singapore's mightiest heroes and heroines found themselves united against a common threat! On that day, the SingaHeroes were born—to fight the obscurity no single SingaHero could tahan! Through the years, their existence has been, well, mostly ignored... even going forgotten many times... but their glory will no longer be denied! Heed the call, then—for now, Majulah SingaHeroes!!

The Great Command Meant Anthology

THE GREAT COMMAND MEANT

Arcane Inkdustries (United States) 

Co-Writer, Penciler, Inker, Letterer

4 page comic story titled "Fall from Grace"

Every day we are bombarded with a host of commands. We give them, receive them, and are forced to interpret what they mean instantaneously. But do we ever get a chance to reflect? To truly understand what a command is, and what it means? And if we had another chance, would we say something different? Do something different?

DEAD OF KNIGHT #1

ASAP Comics UK

Penciler, Inker & Letterer

'A modern world with a medieval brand of justice.'

A centuries old legacy destroyed by the event leaves the United Kingdom's most recognised hero a broken and violent vigilante.

WEB COMIC 

Save Me From Chloe Web Comic Series

THE WORLD MY ARENA Q - SAVE ME FROM CHLOE

Creator, Writer, Penciler, Inker, Colourist, Letterer

Weekly Comic Strips

A spin-off title from the pages of The World My Arena, join the whacky siblings, Nathan and Chloe, in their day to day antics which is bound to amuse you. How will the protective older brother, Nathan, deal with his witty and playful younger sister, Chloe? Find out in The World My Arena Q - Save Me From Chloe, a non canon, all-ages, chibi weekly comic strips available in both English and Mandarin.

NOVEL ILLUSTRATIONS 

THE INCREDIBLE ANIMAL RACE

Penciler, Inker and Cover

Ready! Steady! Go!
An immortal organized a race for all the animals to compete. The first dozen to win would be immortalized forever by becoming a part of the Chinese zodiac.
Who would be the terrific twelve to complete the journey before the others? Who would be the champion? How would each contestant cross the river to get to the finishing line?

© 2020 Art of KJ. All Rights Reserved.

The Great Command Meant Anthology by Arcane Inkdustries