The renowned graphic-book author Joyce Brabner's Second Avenue Caper is the true story of a tight-knit group of artists and activists living in New York City in the early 1980s who found themselves on the front lines in the fight against AIDS. Struggling to understand the disease and how they …
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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