Issue 2 of the New Compact Affordable Amazement (formerly ‘Affordable Amazement catalogue’) is finally here!
This irregular European comics anthology, designed and edited by Hurk is an expanded 72 pages long and in full colour this time. It features works by the esteemed ninth artists: Emilie Gleason (France), Paul Ashley Brown (UK), Stan Ahrens (UK), Cegado (Germany), Tanya Milkkitten (UK), Chanic (Belgium), Paul O’Connell (UK), Kevin Ward (Spain/UK) and the late, great Tobias Tak (Netherlands/UK), to whom this edition we dedicate.
Read Broken Frontier’s review of AA2 HERE
Rather than building a comic anthology around a theme, this one is built around imaginary products. Contributors are asked to choose an ad from ‘the catalogue’ and feature the product in their story.Nine ads from the catalogue (featured on the inside covers) were selected for the stories in issue 2:
HI-IMPACT ‘HOUMOUS’ FLAGON
PRINCE CHARLES BUTT PLUG
LUCKY BASTARD CHARM
AUTHENTIC FAKE DETECTIVE BADGE
BUILD YOUR OWN EVIL SELF
72 Colour pages. Perfect bound book. Size: A5