Weekly Reading Round-Up : 03/18/2018 – 03/24/2018

Ryan C.'s Four Color Apocalypse

Last week was all about first issues, but this week sees a mix of debuts and very notable finales —

Berlin #22 concludes Jason Lutes’ 20-year epic, and I think it’s going to take awhile for those of us who have been following this series from the beginning to fully comprehend the quietly gaping hole its absence will leave in our lives. This comic has spanned two publishers (Black Eye — remember them? — and Drawn + Quarterly), three decades, even two centuries, and the idea that it’s over is really only just beginning to sink in. You’d expect a suitably poignant finale, of course, and Lutes delivers : the final fates of all our principal characters during the waning days of the Weimar Republic are revealed — Silvia, David, Marthe, Kurt, Anna, we have loved you all — but more than that we are given a privileged glimpse…

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One response to “Weekly Reading Round-Up : 03/18/2018 – 03/24/2018

  1. Pingback: Lisa’s Week in Review: 3/19/18 — 3/25/18 | Through the Shattered Lens

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