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Escalator

3.76  ·  Rating Details ·  71 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
It started here and continued to gain momentum. Escalator: a collection of Brandon Graham's short comics with a cast of sumo heroes, Graffiti writers, truck drivers from the future, and alien pornographers as they try to get through their lives with all the demonic possessions and cannibal school girls that get in the way.
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Published February 1st 2005 by Alternative Comics
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Eric Mesa
Jan 19, 2014 Eric Mesa rated it liked it
Escalator is a series of short comics, all by Brandon Graham. Although I routinely read short science fiction stories and anthologies, it's much rarer for me to come across comics anthologies. This collection contains some of Brandon's oldest non-porn comics. I think it's an interesting insight into his mind as well as look into how his work differed in the 1990s. A lot of is it autobiographical or semi-autobiographical and that adds a little something special to the stories as well.

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Melissa Dominic
Jul 16, 2008 Melissa Dominic rated it it was amazing
a smattering of short comics that left me really desiring more. escalator has the signature interesting settings and fun characters that i've come to expect of brandon graham. the book is cool. he's cool. there's nothing bad to be said. so read it. like. now.
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Jul 27, 2013 Jj rated it liked it
I read Escalator and to be honest half the time I couldn't understand the writing or understand the comic. But I love the art work and the last comic story.
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Brandon Graham (born 1976 in Oregon) is an American comic book creator.

Born in Oregon, Graham grew up in Seattle, Washington, where he was a graffiti artist. He wrote and illustrated comic books for Antarctic Press and Radio Comix, but got his start drawing pornographic comics like Pillow Fight and Multiple Warheads (Warheads would go on to become its own comic published by Oni Press in 2007). In
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