Tag: Alan Moore

Crossed +100 Volume 1 by Alan Moore and Gabriel Andrade (graphic novel review).

February 21, 2016 | By | Reply More
Crossed +100 Volume 1 by Alan Moore and Gabriel Andrade (graphic novel review).

The adverts say that no prior knowledge of the ‘Crossed’ series by Garth Ennis is needed to enjoy this book which is just as well because I don’t have any. This volume collects the first six issues of the comicbook ‘Crossed + 100’ which completes the first part of the story arc. After a six […]

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Fashion Beast by Alan Moore, Malcolm McLaren and Anthony Johnston (graphic novel review).

October 28, 2013 | By | Reply More
Fashion Beast by Alan Moore, Malcolm McLaren and Anthony Johnston (graphic novel review).

There’s every chance, though I haven’t verified it, that the late Malcolm McLaren loved the sample-heavy, scattergun mentality of the band Pop Will Eat Itself. Of all the perceptive things that PWEI said, their statement, ‘Alan Moore knows the score’, is as relevant today as it was when it appeared as a lyric on ‘Can […]

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The Ballad Of Halo Jones by Alan Moore and Ian Gibson (graphic novel review).

May 31, 2013 | By | Reply More
The Ballad Of Halo Jones by Alan Moore and Ian Gibson (graphic novel review).

‘The Ballad Of Halo Jones’ is a rather oddball in the ‘2000AD’ comic-book cannon. It’s not overtly violent in the opening two books in this volume and the lead character is an ordinary girl in the future. Still, this is Alan Moore and, at that time in the mid-80s, if he wrote a story based […]

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The Complete D.R. & Quinch by Alan Moore and Alan Davis (graphic novel review).

May 29, 2013 | By | Reply More
The Complete D.R. & Quinch by Alan Moore and Alan Davis (graphic novel review).

I want to introduce you to two friends of mine I met back in 1983 or whatever the century was. First there’s the short guy with a quiff, Waldo ‘D.R.’ Dobbs and his big buddy, Ernest Errol Quinch. ‘D.R.’ stands for diminished responsibility but, man, he has a heart of gold, probably donated by someone […]

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