We at Bored Panda are addicted to discovering new artists that could bring some fun and laughter to your daily lives. StrangeTrek comics are designed to do just that. These funny comics with dark undertones and unexpected endings are created by Roby Poche from Austin, Texas in the United States. Although they look quite random, they are oddly relatable at the same time.

So dive into the imaginary world of StrangeTrek, upvote the most hilarious ones, and let us know what you think in the comments! Quoting the artist's Instagram description in advance: "sorry for the ones you don't like, sorrier for the ones you do." 

More info: Instagram | Facebook | Reddit

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engineer_nope.avi
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5 months ago

Ohhhhhhh, I think I have a sinking feeling.

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5 months ago

made me laugh too hard....

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Poche is one of those artists who needed the world to experience a pandemic and go into lockdown to finally devote some time to experiment with creativity. So in July of 2020, amidst the world crisis and chaos, he posted his first comic strip on Instagram that would help make people smile and take their minds off reality.

"Drawing comics was always something I wanted to try and thought I would be good at. Covid really left me with plenty of time to try it out. I have been drawing all my life but comics have been a really fun thing to learn and get better at," Poche told Bored Panda.

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engineer_nope.avi
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5 months ago

Yay! Congrats!

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engineer_nope.avi
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5 months ago

Nah fam, 15 more min

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Poche started drawing black and white comics with spooky horror characters such a skeleton, Jason Voorhees, Jigsaw, the Grim Reaper, zombies, and ghosts. Later, he started including more colors, topics, and characters that range from well-known pop culture references to 'average' everyday people. These comics are specially prescribed to people who love pop culture. You will meet characters from Star Wars, Lord of the Rings, Harry Potter, Power Rangers, the Grinch, Cinderella, a number of famous horror personas, and many more that find themselves in unexpected and hilariously relatable situations. Have you ever wondered how Jason Voorhees spends Thursday the 12th, or what happens when the Grim Reaper sleeps in? Well, Poche offers his unique perspective.

"I have been drawing all my life because it is something I love doing. Making comics is a creative outlet for me," the artist said. 

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Fidgets McGee
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5 months ago

One way to deal with the awkwards

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engineer_nope.avi
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5 months ago

How The Ring should have ended.

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"Pop culture is a big part of my life. I genuinely love things like Star Wars and the Iron Giant, so drawing comics of these is a lot of fun for me. It also makes my comics a little more relatable to people with the same interests," the artist said about the pop culture references in his comics. 

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Some Cool Guy
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5 months ago

He is good with his mask

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engineer_nope.avi
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5 months ago

Now that's just cold

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We asked Poche about his inspirations and ideas: "I get a lot of my ideas while hiking or walking around Austin. Having time to just think really helps. I guess I also get a lot of shower ideas, too. Pop culture is a running theme, and it helps that I think about movies a lot."

The artist said that Gabriel Picolo is one of his favorite artists because "he is fantastic at telling stories through art."

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engineer_nope.avi
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5 months ago

Girl: pretty much.

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engineer_nope.avi
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5 months ago

Next time dude, next time

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We were curious about the origins of the StrangeTrek name for the comics as it also seems to be inspired by pop culture, particularly Star Trek.

"I felt that it could apply to any sort of comic I would want to do. It goes with doing the spooky comics I did at the beginning to the ones I do now."

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David Blake
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5 months ago

Full metal alchemist. You guys know what episode.😭

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Fidgets McGee
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5 months ago

Ok, the way it is looking at that cookie...and cookie wins.

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"My comics are really just things that I think are funny and want to draw. Luckily other people think they are funny too. My favorite subject is the things that I grew up with as a kid. Things like movies or books that are fun to parody now. When I started drawing I looked at shows like Adventure Time for inspiration." Poche says.

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Ryan Deschanel
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5 months ago

Nobody cares about you if you are not hot.

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Fidgets McGee
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5 months ago

You and me both sister

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engineer_nope.avi
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5 months ago

Technically true

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Ian Koch
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5 months ago

that's mean

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StrangeTrek comics' style has evolved throughout this past year from black and white to colorful, yet simple illustrations and the variety of topics became nearly unpredictable, ranging from the afterlife and fairytales to absurd reality.

"I wanted to draw in a simple fashion to emphasize the humor in my drawings. As I kept making comics I got more comfortable in my style and wanted to add color to make them more visually complex," the artist says.

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Ryan Deschanel
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5 months ago

Her father, her house.

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engineer_nope.avi
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5 months ago

Me trying to catch up with all MCU TV series

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Poche said that expressing his ideas with humor makes them accessible to everyone. But with almost 5k followers, it seems like it's only the beginning of the beautiful ride, so follow the artist on Instagram and Facebook to keep up with new content. 

"I love making these comics and it means the world that other people want to see what I made."

And if you are interested in drawing comics yourself, Poche has golden advice: "just start, and once you start you can't stop."

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Jazzy Mc. Jaz
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5 months ago

oof.

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engineer_nope.avi
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5 months ago

Seems reasonable.

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If you are also a fan of pop culture and love when nostalgic characters are given a new life in comics, Bored Panda has featured more artists who express their geeky side in their artwork. Estonian artist Mart Virkus aka Arcade Rage illustrates "dumb jokes for smart people" in his dark humor comics about pop culture and video games. Brazilian artist Lucas Nascimento, better known as Dragonarte, creates comics exclusively about iconic superheroes and other pop culture characters revealing their secret off-duty everyday life and we've featured his work twice here and here. Similarly, Chilean cartoonist Karlo Ferdon is exposing the not-so-glamorous life of superheroes in his funny comics without dialogue.

A key character of early StrangeTrek comics was the Grim Reaper, who was caught up in funny situations in his daily job, from a workation on the Titanic to awkward encounters with humans. But if you want to see another unexplored and soft side of the spooky Reaper, you should check out this comic series about the Pink Reaper who is actually wholesome here, here, here, and here.

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Adam C
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5 months ago

Thats my spot

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Ryan Deschanel
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5 months ago

Conclusion : life is pain.

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Andrew Gibb
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5 months ago

he can Buzz off

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Colin SHI
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5 months ago

Going to IKEA wood work.

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troufaki13
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5 months ago

No! You're Harry!

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engineer_nope.avi
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5 months ago

Poor bot :((((

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ADHORTATOR
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5 months ago

Charon likes chocolate too...

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engineer_nope.avi
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5 months ago

A tad late, innit?

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Adam C
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5 months ago

WHAT ARE THOSE?!?

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Robert Thomas
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5 months ago

i love the iron giant

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Fidgets McGee
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5 months ago

...Cheeky...

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David Blake
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5 months ago

Dude.run.

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engineer_nope.avi
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5 months ago

He just want a hug :(((

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Candace Fitzpatrick
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5 months ago

The Shape of Water, I loved that movie!

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Ryan Deschanel
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5 months ago

Pointless possessions are the only things that can fill this void '

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General kenobi
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5 months ago

Lol!! !!!!!

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engineer_nope.avi
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5 months ago

Oh nooooooo

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Ian Koch
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5 months ago

lol. is this actually how it goes? or is this just a complete joke.

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Ryan Deschanel
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5 months ago

That's the reason I never ask.

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Fidgets McGee
Community Member
5 months ago

Also: "DRAGON BALL Z!!!!"

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Some Cool Guy
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5 months ago

Totally my philosophy too

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ADHORTATOR
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5 months ago

sure, you should

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Katie Lutesinger
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5 months ago

The secret is don't hoard your money like a miser: blow it all on partying and fast cars!

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engineer_nope.avi
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5 months ago

He might your father, but he ain't yo daddy.

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engineer_nope.avi
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5 months ago

Hey, didn't sepcify which bones

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engineer_nope.avi
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5 months ago

Is he hired by Google?

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Eva Schmutz
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5 months ago

They could have been lying to you.

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David Blake
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5 months ago

Lol.what?😂

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Man with nice beard
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5 months ago (edited)

At least he doesn't ask for $400 medical bills

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Ryan Deschanel
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5 months ago

What is the difference between an archeologists and a tomb raider? Archeologists don't go to jail.

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Jazzy Mc. Jaz
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5 months ago

oh no...

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Bender Bending Rodríguez
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5 months ago

HAH ... Good one.

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David Blake
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5 months ago

The more you know

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engineer_nope.avi
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5 months ago

Sweet!

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engineer_nope.avi
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5 months ago

Reasonable way to not lose bods

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Ian Koch
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5 months ago

honestly, the best part about NASCAR races is the crashes. I don't want people to get hurt, the crashes just look cool.

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engineer_nope.avi
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5 months ago

Sold!

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engineer_nope.avi
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5 months ago

Dog.exe has stopped working

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A B C
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5 months ago

And that's funny because...?

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Iso
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5 months ago

jenkies

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engineer_nope.avi
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5 months ago

Apply water to that burn at the stake to the witch.

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Kennedy Johnson
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5 months ago

No not the veggie tales.

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engineer_nope.avi
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5 months ago

Me too buddy, me too

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Jazzy Mc. Jaz
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5 months ago

that poor skeleton

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J. Zingler
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5 months ago

Awwwww :)

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whodunnitfan2013
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5 months ago

*screams in terror and draws back in fear*

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