Joey owns the hardware store located in the strip mall where the Capes & Babes comic book shop is located. She is, essentially, a female Bob Villa. She loves all kinds of tools, power drills and saws. And she never leaves the house without her tool belt or workman gloves. She single-handed built the video podcast studio where Marc interviews the guest on his video podcast. She designed it to resemble The Tonight Show set. She has romantic inclinations towards Marc but has not yet acted on them.

WebComic: Capes & Babes

Author: Chris Flick

CHRIS FLICK is a graduate of Radford University and spent two years of his college life being Radford University’s mascot, “Rowdy Red”. Chris earned his Bachelor of Fine Arts degree (with an emphasis on graphic design) in 1991 and has worked as a professional designer and illustrator ever since.

In 1999, he started teaching himself HTML and made the transition from print designer to web designer. Chris has two book credits under his name: Building Web Sites with Macromedia Studio MX (2002) and Building Dynamic Web Sites with Macromedia Studio MX 2004 (2003). Both books were published by New Riders.

Chris is also a partner at Community MX where he still currently creates his first web comic, “CMX Suite” which appears every Tuesday on the Community MX web site ( Chris also coached high school baseball for five years as well.

Capes & Babes is a comic strip about a strip mall, a comic book shop and one crazy werewolf. It made its online debut November 12, 2007 and has steadily increased its readership ever since.