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Dominique Laveau, Voodoo Child Vol. 1: Requiem

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2.84 of 5 stars 2.84  ·  rating details  ·  25 ratings  ·  6 reviews
Lingering on the threshold between history and legend, the home of Mardi Gras and the birthplace of Jazz, New Orleans is also known as the most haunted city in America: a town of centuries-old ghosts and new spirits of those drowned by Katrina; where Loup Garous, Vampires and Voodoo Spirits make their home. Ruling over all of this are the powerful Voodoo Queens, whose infl ...more
Paperback, 168 pages
Published December 18th 2012 by Vertigo (first published December 11th 2012)
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Anne
I'm probably never going to be able to watch Disney's The Princess and the Frog with the girls again. Or maybe I will, but I'll just giggle a lot when the bad guy shows up.
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Because that guy (I can never remember his name) looks just like the Loa of death in this.
Yeah, I'm sure Disney made him look like the Loa guy on purpose. Authenticity and all.
And that's cool, except the death-dude in this thing kept saying that he wanted a fucky-fuck...quick-quick!
So. I'm sure I'll be able to keep a straight
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Amanda
It seems almost unfair to rate Dominique Laveau, Voodoo Child based upon the 7 issues released by Vertigo before its cancellation. The problem for me is whether or not to rate the series on what it could have been if it had been given the time to develop its storyline and flesh out its characters, or to rate it based upon what we've got.

In the end, I'm going with what we've got because Dominique Laveau, Voodoo Child brought about its own early demise. The story places Dominique Laveau in New Orl
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Daryl
The very beginning of this starts out interesting: the death of the voodoo queen, and Dominique Laveau as the main suspect. However, it quickly spirals into confusion. Too many characters, too little focus. Lots of mumbo-jumbo about voodoo (seriously, Marvel's Brother Voodoo did this all so much better in the '70s). Flashbacks and journeys into the spirit world left me wondering half the time where the heck we were. Unfortunately, Denys Cowan's art didn't help matters. (I loved his work on the Q ...more
Julie
Jun 06, 2014 Julie rated it 4 of 5 stars
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I wish this series had continued. It is written with insight and a fearless quality that seems all too real at times. beautiful and terrifying.
Micah
Liked the story art and characters for the most part. The New Orleans setting is better used here than in a majority of comics.
Kerry
A little disappointing, well a lot disappointing. Too bad because it has the potential to be a really good story.
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