Its 1987. Marcus Lopez hates school. His grades suck. The jocks are hassling his friends. He cant focus in class. But the jocks are the children of Joseph Stalins top assassin, the teachers are members of an ancient league of assassins, the class he's failing is Dismemberment 101, and his crush has a double-digit body count. Welcome to the most brutal high school on earth, w...
|Title||:||Deadly Class, Vol. 1: Reagan Youth|
|Number of Pages||:||160 pages|
Deadly Class, Vol. 1: Reagan Youth Reviews
So wrote a whole review and now it's gone...so fuck my life.
This is some good stuff, the ending made me want more, and if you like violence, some sex, and a lot of cursing go grab it.
San Francisco, 1987, and Ronald Reagan has ruined Marcus’ life. Reagan’s healthcare cutbacks meant suicidal schizos were set free on the streets, and one such sufferer decides to end their life by jumping off the Golden Gate bridge - shame Marcus’ folks were directly in the drop zone! Suddenly orphaned, teenage Marcus is living on the streets when he’s approached to join a secret underground assassin’s school: the King’s Dominion School of the Deadly Arts. Marcus’ dream of assassinating Ronald R ...more
3.5 stars! So trippy and weird, not that much story to it but it was intense.
A very fun story and creepy I really enjoyed it
EDIT 01/15 : FINALLY translated in French by Urban Comics! A whole year of recommending this is starting :D Beware, I'll show no restraint :P
A tale of survival :
Tell me, fellows readers, what are you ready to do to survive? What happens when the only hope life can give you is to eat expired chili and to fight with an old homeless over your fucking shoes? When the only choice offered to you is to attend an assassin school or to wait for a
painfuldeath to come?
"Happiness is just the absence o...more
Shallow Comic Buddy-Read.
I enjoyby Marvel or DC. Indie Comics only!
I've said it before, but I'm not the target audience for graphic novels like this.
I like my superheroes.
It doesn't mean that I think these are 'bad', I just wouldn't normally seek them out. In fact, I'd wreck my mini-van trying to Swerve to Avoid! something like this. (view spoiler)[ I don't read tear-jerkers, biographies, mystery/thrillers that don't have a fantasy element to them, or ...more