The sci-fi epic Twelve Gems by Lane Milburn takes place somewhere in the outer cosmos, beyond reckoning or observation. The mysterious Dr. Z has enlisted three space heroes to search the galaxy for the fabled Twelve Gems of Power: the hulking alien-brawn Furz; the beautiful and deadly …
Midwestrn Cuban Comics vol 1 #1
by Odin Cabal
20p, b&w, 6.5"x10.25"
Besides having a great title, Midwestern Cuban Comics are pretty awesome in general. We just got in a heapin' helpin' of old Last Gasp underground comix in and it's strking how well Cabal's work fits right into that cavalier continuum of classic weirdo cartooning. In this issue: bodacious Maria watches a ball game and talks trash about her beauty queen mom while back at home Tito ruins the plumbing. I'm into it. -EF