Filed under: Image Comics | Tags: Brian K Vaughan, Fiona Staples, Saga, Star Wars
If you’re reading this soon after it was posted, and don’t already have a copy of Saga #1, chance are it’s going to be hard to come by in your Local Comic Shop, and for good reasons. This book, in more ways than one, is the Star Wars of comics, and let me tell you why.
Filed under: Comic Reviews, Indie Comics | Tags: Adam Lawrence, Battlestar Galactica, Jack Lawrence, Star Wars, Tinpot Hobo
Being an indie/small press comic must be tough – it must be especially tough to try and get people interested in your book while out at cons too. With so many other creators fighting for your attention you need something that’s going to stand out and grab people – and that’s exactly what Tinpot Hobo did during our recent trip the London Super Comic Con. As is the same with a regular monthly comics order, money and spare time dictate just how many comics you can buy, and although we’d love to pick up every small press book at every con, you have to instead take a gamble and pick up what you expect to like – which is even harder when sometime you’ve got no prior knowledge to go on. So simply put, was Tinpot Hobo worth the gamble?