Sgt. Rock: The Prophecy
From North Africa to the Rhine, Sgt. Rock and his company of hard-bitten veterans have faced insurmountable odds and lived to tell the tale. But when they find themselves caught in the No Man's Land of the Balkans searching for a religiou...more
Joe Kubert is a great artist, and he's really at the top of his game here. I remember enjoying his work on many of the war comics I read when I was a kid. It's great to see him back on a classic character like Sgt Rock, but with modern printing and coloring. The art here is really great.
The story is a little weird, and it seems like the kind...more
I look on this tale as visiting subjects editorial strictures might not have allowed before the 1970s or the time Kubert left DC editorial offices. Like: messianic Judaism, the Holocaust, and mortality in wartime.
I am curious about the historical background here, as the Baltic city of Riga is referred to constantly as in Estonia, wh...more
Rock and Easy Co. have been to North Africa and the Rhine,now as the allies are entering Europe, Easy find themselves in the North of Europe in No Mans land. This area is first pummeled by the Germans and then by the Russians with neither side maintaining a hold on the area.
To this area Rock and Easy come, seeing a glimpse of the horrors that are yet to come. The...more
Kubert's other creations include the comic books Tor, Son of Sinbad, and Viking Prince, and, with writer R...more