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|Tango01||27 Jun 2013 12:33 p.m. PST|
a Crime-Solving Dog Who Loves Pizza.
"Yesterday, Hawkeye No. 11 hit the print (and digital) shelves, the latest issue of a superhero comic devoted to the bow-wielding Avenger that nobody really cared about–at least until writer Matt Fraction and artist David Aja got their hands on him last year. What initially seemed like a short-term passion project for Fraction (Casanova, Invincible Iron Man) and his former Immortal Iron Fist collaborator Aja has become a smart, stylish high-water mark for mainstream comics, a critical darling whose collected trade paperback debut somehow managed to knock the first Walking Dead Compendium out of the No. 1 slot on the New York Times bestseller list for graphic novels.
Oh, and its latest issue contains almost no words and is told entirely from the perspective of a dog who loves pizza and solves crime
Full article here
|jpattern2||27 Jun 2013 8:08 p.m. PST|
"Ri righly recorrend it." – Scooby-Doo
I love it when a new team takes over a second-tier (or third-tier) comic and turns it into something special. I'll definitely be picking this up.