Born in Wisconsin, Jim Knipfel was a staff writer at the now-defunct weekly alternative newspaper New York Press for thirteen years, where wrote the long-running and popular "Slackjaw" column, a cynical, misanthropic look at daily life. He is the author of ten books, including Slackjaw, …
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The second issue of Cardini's Vortex affirms that yes, we are in fact going on an epic quest. Thick-like-a-brick linework barely contains another dose of filled-to-the-brim fill pattern madness and a Prison Pit styled space angst of the goblins-gobbling-goblins variety. The character design gets a little more gnarly here too and I like it. -EF