is a daily webcomic
created by Dave Kellett
. The comedic strip centers on the odd family unit of 10-year old software billionaire
Sheldon, his grandfather guardian and his talking duck, Arthur. The strip follows a traditional newspaper format of black and white Monday-Friday.
Kellett's other webcomic, Drive
, previously appeared on the Sheldon site each Saturday, but has since been moved to a site of its own.
The strip centres on the unconventional family unit of Sheldon, Gramp and Arthur. Much humour is character-based, often joking at traits such as Sheldon's geekiness, Gramp's old age or Arthur's over inflated ego.Sheldon
: is a ten-year-old kid who earned billions with his own software company: Sheldonsoft. Though his huge riches occasionally tempt him into buying something frivolous like, say, Panama, Sheldon remains pretty much a normal kid. A running joke in the strip is the boy genius often forgets about his company, preferring to concern himself with more everyday affairs. Despite his wealth and intelligence, Sheldon is generally depicted as an ordinary ten-year old boy.Gramp
: Sheldon is raised by his grandfather, Gramp, a warm-hearted guy who's not quite sure what to make of his grandson's billions. Now retired, Gramp tries to keep up with the modern world, only to find that the main challenge of his golden years is fitting into his slacks. Gramp also struggles with a coffee addiction.Arthur
: the Duck learned to talk when Sheldon downloaded an... Read More