Super Weird Heroes: Preposterous But True! (Hardcover)

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By Craig Yoe (Editor)
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Description


Weirdness from A, Airmale, to Z, the Zebra This large-format collection of complete comic stories follows the success of Super Weird Heroes: Outrageous But Real

Here's a new tome crammed with OMG, WTH, and LOL bizarro heroes of the Golden Age.

Eisner-winner Craig Yoe provides both witty and fascinating context to heroes like Mr. Whiskers (a young actor who dresses like an old geezer), Hip Knox (who has an eye-ball on his chest and what looks like a woo-woo on his belt), and Pat Parker War Nurse (who fights Nazis in a skimpy nurse/superhero costume)

Over 30 full comic stories in all.

About the Author


Vice magazine has called Yoe the "Indiana Jones of comics historians." Publishers Weekly says he's the "archivist of the ridiculous and the sublime" and calls his work "brilliant." The Onion calls him "the celebrated designer,"The Library Journal,"a comics guru. "BoingBoing hails him "a fine cartoonist and a comig book historian of the first water." Yoe was Creative Director/Vice President/ General Manager of Jim Henson's Muppets, and a Creative Director at Nickelodeon and Disney. Craig has won an Eisner Award and the Gold Medal from the Society of Illustrators.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781631408588
ISBN-10: 1631408585
Publisher: Yoe Books
Publication Date: March 6th, 2018
Pages: 328
Language: English
Series: Super Weird Heroes