1. Tom Kaczynski
Writer and artist of Beta Testing the Apocalypse.
2. Cliff Chiang
Artist of DC Comics’ Wonder Woman.
3. Kate Beaton
Creator the Web comic Hark, A Vagrant.
4. Tunde Adebimpe
Lead singer of the band TV on the Radio, but also a visual artist.
5. Andy Hartzell
Writer and artist of Fox Bunny Funny.
7. Adrian Tomine
8. Jess Fink
Creator of the Web comic Chester 5000 XYV
9. Bryan Lee O’Malley
Creator of the Scott Pilgrim series.
10. Becky Cloonan
Artist of many, many things including The Mire and East Coast Rising.
11. Michael Kupperman
Creator of Tales Designed to Thrizzle.
12. Matt Wiegle
Illustrator of the Web comic Destructor. Just so you know, the other guy is Trent Reznor, and this is based on the video for “I’m Afraid of Americans.”
13. Farel Dalrymple
Cartoonist of many things including Pop Gun War for Arthur Magazine.
14. Michel Gondry
The director of Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind and The Science of Sleep.
15. Jaime Hernandez
Co-creator of the long-running Love and Rockets series.
16. Gilbert Hernandez
The other co-creator of Love and Rockets.
Writer and illustrator of many things including George Sprott, Clyde Fans, and It’s A Good Life, If You Don’t Weaken.
18. Brian Chippendale
Creator of Maggots and half of the band Lightning Bolt.
19. Jeffrey Brown
Creator of several comics including Clumsy, Incredible Change-Bots, and Undeleted Scenes.
20. Charles Burns
Writer and artist of Black Hole, X’ed Out, and The Hive.
21. Paul Pope
Illustrator of many things including 100% and THB.
22. Gary Panter
Underground comics legend behind Jimbo’s Inferno and the set designs on Pee-Wee’s Playhouse.
23. Jeff Lemire
Creator of Sweet Tooth and writer of DC Comics’ Animal Man.
25. Matt Kindt
Creator of the Mind MGMT series.
26. Ross Campbell
Creator of many comics including the Wet Moon series.
27. Gabrielle Bell
28. Molly Crabapple
Illustrator and cartoonist for Vice.
29. Benjamin Marra
Creator of comics like Gangsta Rap Posse and Night Business.
30. Gabby Schulz
Writer and artist of Gabby’s Playhouse.
31. Matt Furie
Illustrator of miscellaneous surreal images.