5BC: Five Best Comics of 1988

After fifteen issues in which other artists illustrated his stories, Matt Wagner returned to both write and draw this and the following three issues, a flashback tale to the time of the original Grendel, Hunter Rose. Besting WATCHMEN, Wagner subdivided each page into 25 panel areas, carrying out his story with masterful syncopation. The back-up … Continue reading 5BC: Five Best Comics of 1988

BHOCOS: DISHMAN #1

DISHMAN #1 August, 1985 An exceedingly clever mini-comic, I first encountered DISHMAN when the first six installments were compiled into a single regular issue by Eclipse. It made me want to read more, and I eventually managed to hunt down the first 10 issues of the minicomic. If anybody has any further issues that they’d … Continue reading BHOCOS: DISHMAN #1