Journalist, James Stanley, Is Faced With The Imminent Birth Of His Child Having Decided To Forego The Test That Would Determine Whether His Child Is Carrying The All Important Super S Gene, Which Differentiates The Genetic Makeup Of A Superhero From That Of A Normal Person, James Sets Out On A Quest To Interview Forty Five Super Powered Individuals In The Hope That Their Experiences May Better Prepare Him For The Birth Of A Child That Is Potentially Gifted With Extraordinary Abilities On His Journey, He Encounters Characters From All Walks Of Life From Single Mothers Struggling To Raise Gifted Children, To Rebellious Super Teenagers, All The Way Through To Those Reaching The End Of Their Lives But What Starts As A Voyage Of Personal Discovery Becomes Something Far Ominous When He Crosses Paths With An Organization Known As XoDOS Each Page Of Art Has Been Illustrated By A Different Comic Artist, With No Predetermined Brief Given Just The Written Page As Guidance The Concept Is Unlike Anything You Ve Seen In Comic Books So Far It Truly Is An Original Attempt At Redefining What People Expect From A Comic Book Format Featuring The Art Of Liam Sharp, Jock, Sean Philips, Randy Green, Charlie Adlard And Dan Brereton, To Name But A Few Of The 45 Contributors. This is fantastic stand alone trade that really thinks outside of the box The interviews are fantastic, the artwork is superb and the entire concept is really well done, well thought out, and the fact that the interviews are held together by a common storyline makes the entire collection come together in a really cool
Very cool concept forty five separate interviews and illustrators with wildly different super powered individuals, in a parallel universe divided into Normals and Super S s Strongly recommended for fans of graphic novels and c
This is not your typical graphic novella, as it it like an illustrated novella or short story The author s wife is about to give birth to their first child In a world where children can be tested to see if they will develop super powers he goes on a world tour interviewing supers of all ages, sex, and sexual orientation to decide whether he and his wife should have their baby tes
Amazing Original Highly recommended Super Heroes portrayed as people with feelings and failures and uncertain futures Numerous fine artists.
- 132 pages
- Andi Ewington
- 16 May 2019 Andi Ewington