The Chimera Brigade

Just as Wonder Woman rewrites World War One, The Chimera Brigade (from our friends at Titan Comics) rises from the ashes of the great conflict.

CHIMERA_BRIGADE_COLLECTION Cover

On the French front lines Marie Curie studied and treated the mutated victims of the ‘unpeakable’ weapons deployed during the Great War. These individuals became known as the Superhumans, because of their strange abilities and powers.

CHIMERA_BRIGADE_COLLECTION Pg 4

Writers Serge Lehman and Fabrice Colin take us to an alternative 1938 Paris where Irene Curie is continuing her mother’s work at the Radium Institute and the Committee for Information and Defence try to keep a lid both on domestic mutants and those spying for Nazi Germany and Communist Russia. Meanwhile in Nazi Germany Dr Missbrauch believes the Superhumans are the Master Race, I think we know where this is heading.

CHIMERA_BRIGADE_COLLECTION Pg 3

The Chimera Brigade has everything you could want from an alternative 1938 from the weird science of gigantic airships and mechanised body armour to mutated evil Nazis and a clean cut all American hero, and that’s before we get anywhere near the Surrealist Cafe Society of Andre Breton and Racine Alfonzo.

CHIMERA_BRIGADE_COLLECTION Pg 5

The Chimera Brigade is beautifully illustrated by Gess with colours by Celine Bessonneau. We liked it’s breadth of imagination and it even got in a Salvador Dali gag so its getting a 666/666.

The Chimera Brigade is available now from Titan Comics

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s