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Mikel Midnight

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Rodimus

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Subj: Re: New banner! Anybody read Cerebus back in the 80s or 90s?
Posted: Mon Sep 11, 2017 at 01:45:55 pm EDT (Viewed 35 times)
Reply Subj: Re: New banner! Anybody read Cerebus back in the 80s or 90s?
Posted: Sun Sep 10, 2017 at 03:24:31 pm EDT (Viewed 36 times)



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    Maybe some day, when I have more money to spend on comics that I don't already do, I'll check the series out. What is the full premise? I only remember the shown comic covers.


Book One is a funny-animal parody of Conan. Book Two satirises politics. Books Three and Four satirise politics and religion.

Book Five is about relationships and longing. Book Six is about the death of Oscar Wilde.

Books Seven thru Ten sort of wrap everything up as Sim starts to go off the deep end, and from Book Eleven onwards ... it's sort of difficult to describe.

I would absolutely recommend the series, but based on your interests, you could stop with Book Four, Six. or Ten. Not many have the intestinal fortitude to go much farther than that.



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