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, …
Soft X Ray Mindhunters
by A. Degen
Published by Future Shock
44p. color, 7.75"x10.25"
This book is a real treat. One tale of nudist espionage and 4 escapades of aristocratic brain burglary all staged in a dreamscape hyperblend world. Degen's got an endearing visual language for conveying emotion and action and a great looking sense of color and design, deeply indebted to Japanese psychedlists like Keiichi Tanami and Tadanori Yokoo. Really for real right-on. -EF