I like zombie things an awful lot, but I didn’t really enjoy this book. The premise – only men are affected by the zombie virus – is a little different from what we usually see, and that might be refreshing. However, this comic has some misogynistic things in it that I couldn’t get over well enough to enjoy. There’s a rape scene, sexualization of a minor, and a lot of violence towards women.
The main character is incredibly unlikable. He’s loud, rude, and brash – and none of this presented in a sympathetic way. If this comic was structured to make fun of other comics that use all these tropes, maybe it would be successful. As it is, it seems tropey and tired and violent and not a lot else. The characters are two-dimensional and uncompelling. The story is slow moving and also uncompelling...Read More