Good King Wenceslas looked out on the week’s best covers! All of them laid round about, deep and crisp and even!
A travel montage in a single, static image? That’s just cool. And the color is tremendous. But it’s that smile that has us so eager to find out what’s inside.
I don’t know what’s happening here, but that deer has me hypnotized. That’s not a joke about the placement. That deer just has a way about it that I find alarming and alluring. That eery green glow is so evocative as well.
Moms everywhere are screaming not to do that to your face. It’s gross. It’s perverse. But most of all, it’s haunting. There’s such hatred in those eyes. Contempt. But a secret’s just about to be shattered here.
I love these, partly out of nostalgia for a not so distant past when New Age was all the rage. Like, this could be the image on a cassette case. It speaks to the kind of comic Willow Rosenberg herself might pick up, or been attracted to in a pile of comics Xander had brought to the Bronze one evening.