This Week’s Finest: Southern Bastards #1

Southern Bastards #1I often explain to people that I typically chose my favorite comic rather than “the best comic” for This Week’s Finest.  There are situations when I unequivocally read the greatest book to be published, but my pick does not reflect that.  This is one of those situations.  Jason X 2’s Southern Bastards may not have been the best of the best, but it sure as hell was my favorite.  Like the creator’s explain in their note at the end of the issue, the south both a magical and terrifying place.  While I’ve not spent too much time in that region of US, I’ve always felt those same feelings.  The same feeling I felt while reading this issue.  And that’s why I choice this issue: say what you will about the plot, the atmosphere portrayed is one of the most genuinely realistic depictions I’ve ever read.
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Deadly Class #4 by Wesley Craig

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