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Jul 24 2014

DKW comic by Sergio Ponchione

This is an interesting comic I picked up the other week out of curiosity. It’s a one-off ode to the masters of the art - Jack Kirby, Steve Ditko and Wally Wood – by Sergio Ponchione who’s a new name to me. He manages to give a brief overview of each artist’s career, contributions to the medium and personal life whilst channeling a little of their style as he explains their importance to a budding young illustrator who’s not familiar with their work.

It’s an oddity whose only weakness is its shortness, this could have been expanded to 3 issues easily. As a love letter to the three creators it’s charming though, search it out as I will be doing for his 4 issue comic, Grotesque from Fantagraphics. Annoyingly it seems he was in London at Gosh Comics not 10 days again discussing the comic but I missed it.

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Posted on Thursday, July 24th, 2014 at 11:58 pm under Art, Comics. You can follow these comments using the RSS feed. You can trackback from your own site or leave a comment below..


  1. If you do’t know Sergio Ponchione, you are going to discover a young, yet great Italian author!

    Comment by Federico Memola on July 29, 2014 at 11:03 pm


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