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Hectic Planet Vol. 1: Dim Future (Hectic Planet #1)

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This book collects the first solo work by Evan Dorkin, described by the man himself as Star Wars meets It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World, with a ska/punk soundtrack and a cheap beer buzz. Featuring the original Eternity Pirate Corp$! issues one through four, plus new pages, pinups, rare art and promo material.
Paperback, 120 pages
Published November 1st 1998 by Slave Labor Publications (CA) (first published 1998)
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Kymm
Jun 14, 2012 rated it liked it
Who doesn't love early 90's comics featuring alien Ska kids? People who suck, that's who.
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Mar 14, 2011 rated it really liked it
I've been starting and re-starting this book for over a week, getting through sections of it, forgetting where I left off and starting again. But finally tonight I got through the whole thing in one uber-focused sitting. And YAY! I liked it (I better, since I throw most books at the wall if I don't like the first page.)

Why all the special attention on this, a somewhat spotty first volume of an admittedly rough-around-the-edges series in the early career of Evan Dorkin, a writer who straddles mai
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Beverly
Jul 17, 2016 rated it really liked it
This is an old favorite. It's about space pirates who love ska. This is the kind of series that makes me say "god bless comic books" with a little tear in my eye.
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Evan Dorkin is an American comics artist and writer.
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Hectic Planet (4 books)
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