Welcome to Walt Now Studios. Entertaining the world with smart fun.

Walt Now Studios is a St. Louis-based intellectual property firm showcasing original characters for comics and film. Founded by writer Walt Jaschek and featuring the work of talented artists and actors, Walt Now is dedicated to “smart fun.”

What is “smart fun?”

Walt Now Studios founder Walt Jaschek says, “Entertainment that engages the head and heart.”

Intellectual property co-created and owned by Walt Now Studios includes:

Recycled Man

Recycled Man is TM and © Walt Now Studios

The Recycled Man ebook is available on Kindle.


Danger Dad

Mel Cool: Mall Cop

Mel Cool: Mall Cop is TM and © Walt Now Studios

Mel Cool: Mall Cop ebook is available on Kindle.

Corp Rut

Dang Gnats!

Some of these properties are available for limited licensing to movies, TV, gaming and other media. Inquire.

Walt Now Creative, a division devoted to bringing creative firepower to advertising and marketing on behalf of worldwide brands, has a long-history of award-winning ad campaigns.

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Latest from the Blog

“Big Mistake” | Funny TV Campaign for Channel 4 St. Louis (1985)

St. Louis media history rediscovered! Here are KMOX-TV Channel 4’s “Big Mistake” commercials from 1985, alerting viewers to an error in TV Guide magazine. Writer/director: Paul Fey. Guy on camera: me! Yes, that’s me, Walt Jaschek, at a studio in KMOX-TV (St. Louis,) performing on-camera in 1985. I recently found these spots on 3/4″ tape, … Continue reading “Big Mistake” | Funny TV Campaign for Channel 4 St. Louis (1985)

Walt & Don Launch Boastess® Fructose Pies™

We needed a funny product for a funny comic we’re creating. The thought of emulating a certain sweet treat often featured in the comics of our youth? Delicious. Boastess® Fructose Pies™ There’s a sugar crash in every dash! Concept: Walt JaschekPackage design and copy: Don SecreaseStay tuned to see what we do with these! The … Continue reading Walt & Don Launch Boastess® Fructose Pies™

Christopher McKarton: Retired Detective

He’s seen it all. And solved it all. But when an 8mm movie of his past shows up, Christoper McKarton might be back in the game. The Retired Detective A novel with video By Walt Jaschek My name is Christopher McKarton. I’m a detective. Or I was. I’m retired. Blissfully. I prefer detecting buds in … Continue reading Christopher McKarton: Retired Detective