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REVIEW: 'I Breathed a Body' #1 by Zac Thompson, Andy MacDonald, Triona Farrell, and Hassan Otsmane-Elhaou

  A science-fiction horror series about social media, big tech, and influencer culture. It's The Social Network meets Hellraiser. When the world's biggest influencer posts something irredeemably horrific online, the world changes in an instant. Now it's up to his social media manager, Anne Stewart, to fan the flames of outrage and create a sensationalist campaign that rewrites the rules of "banned content." Thus begins a carnival of lust, revulsion, desire, and disgust - all for viral videos. Written by Zac Thompson (LONELY RECEIVER, UNDONE BY BLOOD, X-Men) and illustrated by Andy MacDonald (Multiple Man, Rogue Planet), I BREATHED A BODY is a horror series about the voyeurism of violence and the Big Tech companies who engineer patterns of fear in society.   I BREATHED A BODY #1 Writer: Zac Thompson Artist: Andy MacDonald Colorist: Triona Farrell Letterer: Hassan Otsmane-Elhaou Regular Cover Artist: Andy MacDonald w/ Triona Farrell Publisher: Aftershock Comics Rele

'Supergirl' Previews J'onn J'onzz as Kara in "For The Girl Who Has Everything"


Monday night Kara (Melissa Benoist) falls victim to an alien parasite that feeds off of her while inducing hallucinations that bring her heart's desires vividly and virtually to life. "For The Girl Who Has Everything," is adapted from the classic 1984 'Superman' annual created by Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons entitled,"For the Man Who Has Everything." It was a favorite story of producer Andrew Kreisberg.
“There was something about that particular story that, to me, was almost even more resonant for her,” executive producer Andrew Kreisberg recently said. “For Superman, when it happens to him, it’s his wish for something that he never had. But for her, she wants something back that was taken from her. It really is like her stepping into this fantasy of what life would’ve been like if she had never left Krypton and had grown up there, if her parents were still alive, if she had grown into the person and the life that she wanted to lead. Again, because it’s coming at a time where she’s feeling so low about her life on Earth, it becomes that much more potent. … She’s actually getting back everything that was taken away from her and the only way out of it is to reject it. Imagine how horrible that’s going to be.”
While Kara is under the influence of the parasite called the Black Mercy, J'onn J'onzz (David Harewood) has to pretend to be her at CatCo to keep up appearances and realizes it's not that easy to work for Cat Grant. 

See the previews below.

 Supergirl airs Mondays at 8 p.m. ET on CBS.




Supergirl 1x13 "For The Girl Who Has Everything" - Kara’s friends must find a way to save her life when a parasitic alien attaches itself to her and traps her in a dream world where her family is alive and her home planet was never destroyed. Also, Alex, Hank and the DEO must fend off a Kryptonian attack while Kara is out of commission, on SUPERGIRL, Monday, February 8th on CBS.

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