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HEAVY METAL: 'Chasing The Dragon' #1 is Available Now

 In Chasing the Dragon , New York Times Bestselling writer Denton J. Tipton and acclaimed painter menton3 explore a dark fantasy world ravaged by the rampant abuse of a drug made from the blood of dragons. When two young slaves discover a terrible secret that could change the course of the world, will a meek alchemist’s apprentice and a drug-addled concubine survive long outside their cages? For fans of Game of Thrones and Breaking Bad . CHASING THE DRAGON Writer: Denton J. Tiption  Artist: menton3 Publisher: Heavy Metal Release: Feb. 26, 2021  Order Here

REVIEW: 'Bigfoot: Sword of the Earthman' #1 by Josh S. Henaman, Andy Taylor, and Tamra Bonvillain


★★★★☆ (4/5)

At first glance, the words 'Bigfoot: Sword of the Earthman' sound like a parody title. Thankfully, the team of Josh S. Henaman, Andy Taylor, and Tamra Bonvillain have constructed a fully realized world where Bigfoot is a mysterious but powerful mute with a chatty sidekick under the harsh rule of Mars' dictator. Prepare to see the big hairy guy like never before. 

Part John Carter, part Conan, 'Bigfoot' takes the sci-fi angle, mixes old-fashioned sword and sorcery with thrilling gladiator action. Imprisoned and forced to fight, a prison break unleashes the sword-wielding beast on the citizens of the red planet. Accompanied by fellow jailmate, Castor, the duo finds plenty of trouble along the way. Castor provides the narrative throughout as Bigfoot is mum. Henaman deftly incorporates the mythical earth creature and reimagines him as a wild but dare I say sexy brute. This is a sci-fi fantasy story with some teeth.

Taylor and Bonvillain bring it all to life with creative alien designs that fill the page and envelope the eye. The landscape is drenched in reds, yellows, oranges in perfectly laid out panels. 

'Bigfoot: Sword of the Earthman' #1 is a very creative and fun mash-up of genres with a ton of potential. It gets off to a promising start making it definitely worth picking up. 

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