King Daniel Into Darkness wrote:
the L.A. Times comic strip. Both of which were available online (legally!) when I got my DVD but I think have since been taken down.
IIRC, the strips were taken down when the book deal was actually secured. (And some of the poorer-reproduction strips were able to be replaced by better ones for the books.) And Rich Handley has provided source material, research and the introductions for the books.