Optic Nerve #14 by Adrian Tomine (D&Q) $6.95 - Optic Nerve 14 brings Adrian Tomine’s multifaceted, expressive cartooning to a new peak with two stories and a bonus autobiographical strip. “Killing and Dying” is about a father’s struggles to be supportive: it centers on parenthood, …
Margin Walker #1
by Kriss Stress
72p, b&w, 4.25"x5.5"
"Margin Walker" steers zombie narratives away from carnage culture and heads instead towards survivalist practicality. Reading this first installment I was reminded most of my great love of "My Side of the Mountain" - Stress uses subtle zombie anxiety to build suspense throughout these opening scenes and teases out the conspiratorial tethers of this new world order with nerve-wracking restraint on the blood and guts end. -EF