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He revolutionized a colonial pop-culture genre.

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If the game between Dox Sox and Lex Sox…

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His one-panel cartoons contained dystopian novels.

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Devastatingly funny one week and bittersweet the next.

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The Dark Magus’s art is the moon’s…

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Clockwork micro and macro tragedies awash in self-awareness.

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“A strigine strongman had a mania…”

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Clean-lined, india ink-borne graphic magic.

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Annie Nocenti’s new DC comic, KLARION

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His is a vision of Eden reimagined by Hieronymus Bosch.

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He transmuted Barthes-like semiotic insights into comic schtick.

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Hotspot’s debt to Burt Ward

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Hellena’s debt to Eva Peron

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Underboss’s debt to F.W. Murnau’s FAUST

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Lidia’s debt to Scilla Gabel

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Plenilunio’s debt to, among others, actor Germán Robles.

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It’s the make-believe that we keep living in.

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A pioneer and mighty purveyor of the UPA style of cartooning.

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His violent Tarzan comics were as cool and still as a bas relief.

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In which we come full-circle to Kirby’s source.

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The Fourth World’s undiscovered testaments

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Kirby comes home again.

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Kirby makes love, not intergalactic war.

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Had He But Worlds Enough, and Time…