generic viagra

Buy A College Report Best Assignment Help Buy A Critical Analysis Paper Writing Assignment Help Buy A Essay For Cheap Project Management Assignment Help Buy A Legit Essay Expert Assignment Buy Analysis Paper Legit Essay Service Buy An Cheap Essay Online Free Professional Term Paper Buy An Essay And Get A Essay In 14 Days Professional Course Work Buy An Essay For 5 Professional Coursework Buy An Essay Onlone Prof Essay Buy A Research Paper For Reasonable Price Alabama Essay Service Buy Cheap College Essays Online La Writing Service Buy Cheap Essay Article Writing Services Buy Cheap Essay Papers Professional Resume Writing Service Buy Cheapest Paper Buy College Content Writing Services Buy College Coursework Article Writing Service Buy College Essay In 4 Hours Content Writing Service Buy College Essays Cheap Business Plan Writing Services Business Writing Services Buy College Essays The Best Place Best Article Writing Service Buy College Level Papers Online Website Content Writing Services Buy College Papers Online Instantly Cheap Resume Writing Services Buy College Paperws Cheap Article Writing Service Buy College Reports Writing For Students Need Research Paper Written Buy Collgeessay Writing A Letter Of Recommendation For A Student Buy Compare Contrast Essay Writing A Recommendation Letter For A Student Buy Critical Essay Writing Writing A Reference Letter For A Student Buy Eassy In The Online Resume Writing For High School Students Buy Essay Business Writing Scholarships For College Students Buy Essay Cheap Online Writing Topics For College Students Buy Essay For College Writing Topics For High School Students Buy Essay For Five Dollars Writing Letters Of Recommendation For Students Buy Essay Online For Cheap Writing Recommendation Letters For Students Buy Essay Online Writing Service Writing Prompts For Esl Students Buy Essays Best Safe Writing Websites For Students Buy Essays Online College College Application Essay Service Writing Activities For Esl Students Buy Essays Online For Cheap Buy Essays Online Reviews Writing For Esl Students Buy Essays Online Secure Page Purchase Written Essay Papers Online Writing Help For College Students Buy Essays Phone Number Creative Writing For High School Students Buy Essays Privacy Policy Writing Service Who Write College Essays Essay Writing For High School Students Buy Essays Safe Writing A Letter Of Recommendation For A Student For College Buy Geology Papers Write A Letter Of Recommendation For A Student Buy Hand Written Research Paper Writing Paper For Students Buying A College Level Essay Writing Rubric For Esl Students Buying A Descriptive Essay For College Writing Internships For High School Students Buying A Essay Online Write Check For Students Buying An Essay Online Writing Help For Students Buying A Paper For Cheap Online Writing Help For College Students Buying College Report Papers Writing Assignment For High School Students Buying College Reports Article Writing For Students Buying Compare And Contrast Essay Feedback On Writing For Students Buying Essays How Long Letter Writing For Students Buying Essays Online Good Idea Writing Reports For Students Buying Essays Safe Report Writing For Engineering Students Buying Online Papers English Letter Writing For School Students Buying Papers Writing Sites For Students Buying Papers For College Writing For College Students Buy Literary Analysis Buy Literary Analysis Essay Writing For Graduate Students Buy Literary Analysis Papers Letter Writing For High School Students Buy Long Essay Online Write A Reference Letter For Student Buy My Essay Writing Progress Reports For Students Buy Online College Essays Academic Writing For Graduate Student Buy Online College Modern Essay Book Essay Writing For School Students Buy Papers Cheap People Who Write Essays For Students Buy Papers College Writing Resumes For High School Students Buy Papers For College Online Writing Assignments For Esl Students Buy Papers Online Cheap Writing A Resume For College Students Buy Papers Really Cheap Writing A College Recommendation Letter For A Student Buy Reports Online For College Buy Research Paper In 3 Hours Buy Research Papers Online Cheap Buy Research Papers Online No Plagiarism Less Than... Student Essays For College Buy Research Report Writing Essay For High School Students Buy School Papers Online Essay For Students Buy This Essay Can I Buy A College Essay Short Essays For Students Can I Buy A Essay Online Respect Essays For Students Can I Buy An Essay Now Essay For Student Can I Use An Online Essay For College Can You Buy Essays Essay Writing For Students Can You Purchase College Essays Chat With Custom Writing Service Cheap Academic Paper Writing For Esl Cheap Collage Pappers English Writing Cheap College Essay Esl Resources Cheap College Essay Papers Esl Resources For Students Cheap College Paper Esl Student Resources Cheap College Papers Online Resources For Esl Students Cheap College Report Esl Resource Cheap Custom Term Paper Resources For Esl Cheap Custom Writing Service Online Esl Resources Cheap Dissertation Writing Services Best Esl Resources Cheap Essay 3 Days Resources Esl Cheap Essay Online Esl Online Resources Cheap Essay Paper Writing Service Writing Help Cheap Essays To Buy Online Help With Writing Cheap Essay Writing Service 247 Professional Writing Help Cheap Essay Writing Services With Discount Professional Writing Cheap Essay Writing Service With Payment Plans Professional Writing Service Literary Analysis Essay Buy Cheap Essay Writing Website Professional Writing Website Cheap Essey Writing Professional Writing Site Cheapest College Essay Professional Writing Company Cheapest Essay Online Professional Letter Writing Cheapest Essays To Buy Online Write A Professional Letter Cheapest Essays Writing Services Professional Writing Online Cheapest Essay Writing Service Usa Paying For A College Thesis Cheapest Online Essays Paying For Essay Cheapest Prices For Research Papers Pay To Write Essays Cheapest Professional Writing Service Help Writtin A Reasech Paper Cheap Paper Purchase Business Professional Report Cheap Papers I Need Help Wrting A Personal Essay Cheap Papers For College Buy Unique Essay Custom Business Plans Do My Report For Me Cheap Paper To Buy Pro Papeer Writings Cheap Paper Writing I Need A Research Paper Cheap Price Custom Essay United States Ineed Help With A Research Paper Cheap Websites That Write Papers For You Is There A Website That Will Do Your Homework For You Cheap Websites Write Essays For You Need Help With Research Paper Cheap Write My Essay Cheap Writers Services Personal Narrative Essay To Buy Cheap Writing Services Collage Essay Buy American Essay Writing Companies Collage Essays Online Application Essay For University Of Illinois Academic Essay Writing Services Uk College Academic Essays Write My History Essay For Me College Application Essay Assistance Purchase Literature Review College Application Report Writing College Essay Application Review Service College Essay Assistance In Ct College Essay Help Atlanta College Essay Papper College Essays Buying College Essays For Sale Online College Essays Purchase College Level Essay Buy College Level Essays To Buy College Paper Cheap College Papers Buy College Papers Discount College Papers For Purchase College Papers On Line College Papers Purchase College Research Essay Buy College Students Need Help On Essays Companies Us College Writing Essay In 8 Hours College Writing Helper College Writing Services Collegs Papers Collrgr Papers Companies That Help With College Essays Companies That Help With College Essay Writing Companies That Write Research Papers Company That Helps With Personal Essays Compare And Contast Essay Helper Compare And Contrast Essay Buy Compare And Contrast Essay Ready Write My Essay For Me Free Compare Essay Writing And Speech Writing Cost To Buy College Essays Coustom Write Coustom Writing Critical Analysis Report For Best Buy Critical Essay Writing Paper Companies Custerm Writing Business Writing Service Customer Reviews On Custom Writtings Servie Customer Service Essays Customer Service Essay Writer Customer Writting Customerwrtting Custom Essay Professional Custom Essays Written For You Custom Essay Writing Online Custom Essay Writing Services Cheap Custome Wtiting Service Custom Research Who Can Help Do Assignment Custom Research Paper For Cheap Custom Research Papers Review

Cammy’s Comic Corner – Book Of The Month – Infinite Kung Fu

Book Of The Month – January 2012

Infinite Kung Fu

Created by Kagan McLeod

Top Shelf

Although you may have never heard the name Kagan McLeod before, no doubt that you’ve seen his art somewhere. I didn’t realize it at the time, but I was in love with his style before I ever discovered who he truly was, or the things he was capable of illustrating. If you read magazines such as Entertainment Weekly or the Hollywood Reporter, chances are you’ve stumbled across his work without even realizing it, for he’s frequently found in several different periodicals of that sort. What if you were to allow him to illustrate a story of his own? Well, then you would get the astounding story of Infinite Kung Fu from the fine people at Top Shelf.

Me personally, I’ve only seen a few of the classic martial arts movies (Enter The Dragon, Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon) compared to my friends, who are ga-ga for the genre. I know enough to get by, and recognize some of the standard archetypes and familiar storytelling that have been around for generations. Infinite Kung Fu on the other hand, hooked me from page one and kept me entranced all the way to page four hundred and sixty-four. Immediately afterward I wanted more; movies, books, comics, anything that would quench my thirst for martial arts and flying fists of fury. That’s the testament of a great graphic novel in my opinion; when I want to know more about the genre / universe / creator as soon as I’m done basking in all its glory. Thankfully, after the story is told, McLeod has a very handy illustrated history of kung fu in the final pages, and it helps the average schmuck like me figure out what movies or actors to check out. Because of this back-matter, one of my New Year’s resolutions is to watch more kung fu movies with friends, the more ridiculous they are the better! Do yourself a favor and checkout Jackie Chan in The Drunken Master if you haven’t already; it will be your new favorite movie.

Taking almost a decade to produce, you can instantly tell that McLeod loves all things martial arts and kung fu (as if the title alone didn’t tip you off). The entire collection is in black and white with beautiful greytone washes throughout, and for those who know me well, I’m an absolute sucker of washes done right. However it’s not all washes, for McLeod has two styles he plays with; washes, and then a kind of loose-yet-intense sketching of sorts. They mix together beautifully, and it reminds me a little of a similar style that J.H. Williams III plays with on Batwoman. I frantically looked for pieces of original art from the series after I had finished reading it, but alas, I was way too late to the party.

Every fighting style imaginable is thrown into this graphic novel, with a large helping of zombies, blacksploitation, and the supernatural thrown in for that hearty taste. McLeod was obviously that kid in high school who would rather stay at home on a Friday night watching old Hong Kong action flicks, than throwing-up cheap beer at the house party down the block with all the jocks and popular kids. He studied every pose, every killing strike, and even memorized the taste of kung fu (little-known fact; kung fu does have a flavor (the flavor is PAIN!)). Working feverishly on this graphic novel, he captured the pure essence of the genre, and made it an instant classic that people will be talking about for many a millennia. It would make for a fantastically whimsical Hollywood blockbuster, but I don’t think they would ever be able to transfer that same style and flavor that you get when reading this collection. If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.

If you were looking for me to spoil the story (as usual in these reviews) or tell you about the characters, I do apologize but I’m going to let you discover its beauty on your own accord. I was in a state of ecstasy after reading it, and it’s one of those feelings you don’t even want to attempt to try and describe in fear of tarnishing the memory. Reading Infinite Kung Fu is certainly an experience, and one you won’t soon forget. There’s a reason this was my Best / Favorite Graphic Novel of 2011, and it’s because of this; it’s an epic and beautifully crafted story that does great justice to both comic books and kung fu, while remaining completely accessible to every demographic of readers. Simple as that. I don’t know what masterpiece Kagan McLeod has lined-up for us comic fans next, but I’m perfectly willing to wait another decade for him to complete it.

Still not convinced? Go read the first 15 pages online for free, you cheap bastard.

, , ,

  1. No comments yet.

You must be logged in to post a comment.