The Trip City collective has released a new webcomic called MENU written by Matthew Rosenberg and Patrick Kindlon (Ashcan Press and drawn by various. The strip kicks off with Tom Scioli (Gødland, Captain America)
Pulling liberally from classic post-apocalyptic literature and buddy films, all of the series’ influences are on display. MENU is a tribute to both the memory of the dogs that inspired it and to the escapist media that got the authors through their loss. “Neither of our dogs were capable of reading so far as we know,” says series co-creator Kindlon, “but this is still for them.”
There are actually many webcomics running at Trip City currently and the PR on the above helpfully included a list. Dig around and find somwething you like.
Noah Van Sciver‘s SKETCHBOOK DIARIES
Seth Kushner’s SCHMUCK
Artists include Kevin Colden (The Crow), Sean Pryor (Pekar project), Ryan Alexander-Tanner (To Teach), Stephen Destafano (‘Mazing Man), Leland Purvis (Resistance) and more.
Eric Skillman & Jorge Coelho’s SUCKERS
Dean Haspiel’s THE LAST ROMANTIC ANTIHERO
Joe Infurnari’s TIME F#CKER
Jeffrey Burandt’s & Ron Salas’s NOT THIS TIME
Charles Soule & Robert Saywitz’s SAL & CHRYS
Kevin Colden’s BABY WITH A MOHAWK
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