The Goon Pin-up # 1 Matt Wagner


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The Goon is a comic book series written and drawn by Eric Powell (with colors often by Dave Stewart or Eric/Robin Powell). The series mixes both a comical and violent atmosphere with a supernatural slant, with the average story concerning various undead creatures/zombies, ghosts, ghouls, mutants, skunk-apes with an unnatural hunger for pies, giant squids, mob/gang leaders, extra-dimensional aliens, mad scientists, robots, and more.

Matt Wagner (born October 9, 1961) is an American comic book writer and artist, known as the creator of the series Mage and Grendel. Wagner’s first published comic book work was Comico Primer #2 (1982), which was the first appearance of Grendel. In addition to his creator-owned series’ Mage and Grendel, he has also worked on comics featuring The Demon and Batman as well as such titles as Sandman Mystery Theatre and Trinity, a DC Comics limited series featuring Batman, Superman, and Wonder Woman. In 1991, he illustrated part of the “Season of Mists” story arc in Neil Gaiman’s The Sandman series. He has also produced numerous comics covers, including painted ones for Green Arrow.

Near mint condition.