Editorial Reviews. About the Author. Keith Giffen has provided plotting, scripting, artwork, or any Lobo: Portrait Of A Bastich by [GIFFEN, KEITH]. Lobo has ratings and 23 reviews. Greg said: Meh.. it was ok. Not a big fan of the artwork. It was fun at first but got repetitions as the story went. Lobo Portrait Of A Bastich TP New Ptg by Alan Grant, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.
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Angelique Lacognata rated it it was amazing Nov 17, Ward rated it really liked it Apr 11, A Game of Thrones Set: Much to Giffen’s surprise, Lobo took off and became as popular as the characters he was making fun of, which I suspect may have something to do with fanboys lack of appreciation of irony and tendency to read mostly into the literal content of a story.
From the first page to the last page it was a great read.
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And some point Giffen retconned Lobo into a psychopath who committed genocide against his own race, just so he could be unique, and made him an exaggerated parody of the re This collects Lobo: A psychopathic killer with out compunction, remorse or any regard for any one else at all.
If you want to laugh or just have some raw pulp, chec This is a book of satire. This is not high art, and in some places it is not e This graphic novel is an ultra-violence farce that takes place in DC Universe’s intergalactic reaches, where murderous, macho, genocidal manics can be allowed to run loose without slaughtering prized heroes.
Done back when Lobo was fresh and new, before the character was beaten to death, this is a lot of fun. Timothy Quirk rated it really liked it Sep 16, Is what you’d expect from it; Lobo having a job to accomplish and lots of trouble around him. I recommend this book to anyone who loves a bad-ass with a soft side for space dolphins.
More of the main man More of the main man I loo enjoyed this. No trivia or quizzes yet. In no way is it to be compared with serious toned comic books. Ultimately neither Heaven, nor the H-place want him, resulting in a fairly satisfactory conclusion. Never figured I’d wind up in heaven But heaven doesn’t want him and hell can’t handle him, so Lobo is reincarnated — as a woman with big guns and a very bad attitude! In the most horrible gratuitous manner that the artist can imagine.
All that being said, this was incredibly entertaining! If you want to laugh or just have some raw pulp, check it out. I recently purchased fo book because of a recommendation from a friend of mine. You may also like. Dec 04, J. Show less Show more. Overall, a fun ride, and a good introduction to the character, I can’t explain why this particular miniseries is considered the “fans favorite”, but yeah, its still pretty much enjoyable. Then, Lobo takes on the most dangerous being in the universe – and ispromptly killed and reincarnated as an angry woman!
Lobo is a complete monster. Martin Paperback, This graphic novel is an ultra-violence farce that takes place in DC Universe’s intergalactic reaches, where murderous, macho, genocidal manics can be allowed to run loose without slaughtering prized heroes.
Sep 20, Nihal Vrana rated it it was amazing Shelves: Lobo is kind of one of the basest Loo character that seems to only go for shock than for shock combined with commentary. Giffen is known for having an unorthodox writing style, often using characters Keith Ian Basticch is an American comic book illustrator and writer. The teacher had me worried about the direction, but it was only the intro. Keglevich Von buzin rated it it was amazing Mar 14, He also created the alien mercenary character Lobo with Roger Sliferand the irreverent “want-to-be” hero, Ambush Bug.
This is not like superman or spiderman. Nov 10, Rsoeffker rated it it was amazing. And yeah, I sort of did receive an average kind of reading, but being this sort of character, is not necessarily a problem. Which are little more than excuses for massive inappropriate violence. First, Lobo is sent to capture a crotchety old teacher who, along the way, makes life miserable for her captor. He also plotted and was breakdown artist for an Aquaman limited series and one-shot special in with writer Robert Loren Fleming and artist Curt Swan for DC Comics.
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Heaven tries and fails to get rid of the Main Man through various means, including reincarnation and sending him to the H-place which he enjoys a little too much. Homebody by Joanna GainesHardcover 8. The lowest-priced brand-new, unused, unopened, undamaged item in its original packaging where packaging is applicable. In some ways the violence is still a little shocking but since the violence of modern day comics has gotten nastier, some of the satiric edge is lost.
Thanks for telling us about the problem. First, Lobo is sent to capture a crotchety old teacher who, along the way, makes life miserable for her captor. The Illustrated Collection Books by J.
Lobo looks cool but it’s just a celebration in pubescent rage. There are parts in this series that are good and I do kind basticg like the art, but I think there is so much room for development instead of going for the simple laugh. Alan Moore Fantasy Books.
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