Couldn’t sleep last night, and so I tried the old Pick-A-Longbox game, ending up with Children Of the Voyager by Nick Abadzis and Paul Johnson, which is basically one of those short-lived horror comics that Marvel UK published somewhere in the 90’s and consequently got forgotten. It’s this very high-concept book in four parts about predestination and free will, and it got published with as little care about the story as possible, with Johnson’s great art interrupted constantly for comic mail order ads, or for garish “hip” advertisments like the one above. The fact that the story didn’t suffer too much of these, only supports its value and greatness…
Want to help?This blog is a labor of love. It actually costs us money to keep it operational. If you like the things we gather for you, and want to help us keep the blog afloat, you are most welcome to contribute using the button below...
Tag cloudAsterix Seth Robert Crumb Alan Moore Bill Watterson Peanuts Spirou Marvel Garfield Hulk Joost Swarte DC Comics Will Eisner Jan vander Veken Kim Duchateau Dan Clowes Smurfs Tintin Wonder Woman Calvin & Hobbes Matt Madden Vintage Humo Suske En Wiske Knack Oubapo Superman Stripgids Hergé Charles Burns Neil Gaiman Spider-Man Belgium Poster New Yorker Scott McCloud Chris Ware Exhibition Watchmen Captain America Pieter De Poortere Nutricia Ever Meulen Batman Adrian Tomine
What’s inside ?
- My Tweets