The Incal, Book 1: Orphan of the City Shaft
Originally created by Alexandro Jodorowsky and Moebius, the world of The Incal has inspired writers and artists around the world for decades. This volume allows readers to catch up on John Difool's history and witness the very beginnings of a story that is considered to be one of the best comics in the world. The tale begins with young John Difool, as he tries to survive r...more
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Written by Alejandro Jodorowsky and illustrated by Moebius and others, The Incal was published sporadically in French between 1981 and 2014. It is now widely considered a sci-fi classic, and its universe has become known as the "Jodoverse": a place marked by corruption, exploitation, and cruelty - a world, in short, that increasingly resembles our own. This prequel to the series was originally published from the late 1980s to the mid-9 ...more
Better known for his surreal films El Topo and The Holy Mountain filmed in the early 1970s, Alejandro Jodorowsky is also an accomplished writer of graphic novels and a psychotherapist. He developed Psychomagic, a combination of psychotherapy and shamanic magic. His fans have included John Lennon and Marilyn Manson.