Mathew Shockley Mathew Shockley is co-founder of PLB Comics, an independent comic book publishing company located on the eastern shore of Maryland. At an early age, Mathew was dragged kicking and screaming into the wonderful world of sequential art by his older brother, Josh, and has been addicted to it ever since. The two brothers established their company with the release of the first issue, PLB Comics Presents in 2006, and the books and ideas have just kept rolling, including the recently released The Fall: Vengeance & Justice and the eagerly anticipated Gideon & Sebastian: Predators & Prey. Resident PR Guy and all-around kick-ass letterer James Dufendach rounds out the trio of creators. PLB Comics is dedicated to producing high quality, hard-hitting, in-your-face action featuring intriguing storylines and hard-boiled characters.