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 …
Published by Domino Books
22p, b&w, color cover, 8.25"x10.25"
Bessijelle is making some of the most interesting comics coming out now and I am ridiculously amped on this book. Weird-delicate-intricate-weird pencil renders, cutting into drastic angles and a fish eyed perspective on identity. Face Man has the tricky ghastlies of a Nikolai Gogol story and the visual burn of Czech New Wave as our Face Man runs through a city and a play and arrivals never understood. Haunts you. -EF