You may not know the name Boulet, but this French artist is one of the most prolific and talented cartoonists working. Maybe you will recall his disgustingly accomplished 24-hour comic from last year, THE DARKNESS. Or his blog, which includes English versions of his comics. That first link is getting a printed version in the US, courtesy of AdHouse. It’s due in April to tie in with Boulet’s 2013 US tour—MoCCA and Stumptown—and will be printed in a limited quantity.
Hopefully this is only the first US edition of Boulet’s work to see print. Here’s a wee preview:
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