The Morbid Anatomy Anthology by Joanna Ebenstein & Colin Dickey (Morbid Anatomy Press) $30.00 - 28 lavishly illustrated essays about the intersections of the history of anatomy and medicine as well as death and the macabre. Topics include the catacombs of Palermo, books bound in human skin, …
36p, b&w, 7"x10"
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