First Issue: I Hate Fairyland

 

I hate fairylandWriter/art: Skottie Young

Colour: Jean-Francois Beaulieu

 

The story: Young Gertrude is whisked to a magical land where she is tasked by a fairy princess to embark on a magical quest; thirty-some years later and physically unchanged, Gertrude is yet to complete her quest and instead has cracked and become a violent psychopath; the bane of Fairyland.

Why read it?: Skottie Young is currently one of the pre-eminent cartoonists on the planet. Gaining recognition on Marvel’s critically acclaimed adaptations of L. Frank Baum’s Oz books, Young is now putting those skills to use on a creator owned book with a truly vicious sense of humour that will have you laughing out loud. Ultra violence has never looked so imaginatively delightful or cute.

Richard
A UK based Contributor; Richard Reynolds splits his time writing articles and interviews for Fanboy Confidential with running his own comicbook shop, Ground Zero Comics, as well as sticking his thumb in far too many pies, including illustration, writing and filmmaking, he also consumes fiction in all its forms like its going out of fashion.

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