* CreatorWorship
* WhatDoYouMeanItsNotForKids: ''Understanding Comics'', ''Making Comics'' and ''Reinventing Comics'' each have a cartoony, kid-friendly art-style, but all 3 books tackle complex ideas about artistic theory that most people below a certain age would likely find boring and/or overwhelming. Oh, and ''Understanding Comics'' has a random picture of a naked clown lady.
** Much like comedian Bob Saget's stand-up work was more mature than his televised work, [=McCloud=]'s online comics are noticeably more adult than his printed comics. People only familiar with the latter might be very shocked upon their first visit to his site.