Matt Melvin is one of the original artists for C&H. He was the oldest artist on the C&H team. His artist style is mainly characters with arched backs, and small heads with vertical lines for eyes. His superhero mascot is Ass Rape. Ass Rape has a yellow jumpsuit, an orange cape and the words AR on his jumpsuit in big black letters. In addition, he is the only author to use lowercase letters in his comics.
As of September 2, 2014 he is no longer part of the Cyanide and Happiness team, leaving over creative differences, and to pursue his solo project The Last Nerds on Earth.