The Imprint Chronicles is a twice-a-week webcomic which began in January 2014. The comic was created and is maintained by Jediael Fraser. The Imprint Chronicles can be described as a drama/science fiction webcomic. It is hosted at http://imprintchronicles.com.The story follows Hayden Bliss, a preteen boy, who spent most of his life cooped up in his apartment and homeschooled by his overprotective single father. Hayden's curiosity finally pushes him to run away from home, in search of an explanation for the 'whispers' he has always heard in his head.
Tropes present in this webcomic include:
- Alt Text: featured on nearly every page
- Big Applesauce: The comic takes place in the big, bustling wonder that is New York City.
- Dark Is Evil: I mean, his name is Mr. Black, for crying out loud. Plus, he dresses in all black. Something's up.
- Does Not Like Shoes: Hayden jumps from his apartment window and starts walking in the ice, without ever even giving a second thought to neglecting to wear shoes.
- Evil is Cool: Just look at that guy. That's called being suave.
- Fish out of Water: Hayden doesn't know anything about the Hall of Great Minds, or all of New York for that matter, since he's been in his apartment nearly all his life.
- Hearing Voices: The main character, Hayden, has been doing this all his life.
- Hermit Guru: Dante could fit this description, as he lives in a little, forlorn alley.
- Homeschooled Kids: Hayden is one of these.
- I Am Who?: The other main characters (Dante, Mr. Bliss, Mr. Black) all seem to know that Hayden has some special 'abilities,' a fact he's never known.
- Magnificent Bastard: Again, Mr. Black.
- Sharp-Dressed Man: Mr. Black.