The idea behind Beauty is a refreshing one in where a sexually transmitted disease causes its ‘victim’ to be beautiful. The only side effects are a constant fever which seems a small price to pay for the perfect body, skin, etc. It’s unsure whether this disease is devised from the individuals perspective or collectively but the comic tends to go with the collective assumption which works well enough.
If there was ever a book that makes you feel dirty then it is Wytches #5. The disturbing penultimate chapter of this first arc certainly doesn’t disappoint.
With The Long Road to Hell, we see the universe building that is so important to the Snyder-verse.
While the art and story seemed a bit hurried, Wytches remains a series that ought be on the pull list of fans of Scott Snyder’s mainstream work, or any fan of horror comics.
Wytches #3 offers a slow instalment to this brilliant and unsettling vision from Scott Snyder and Jock.
Wytches #2 is an eerie page-turner that offers many new questions and leaves each of member of the Rooks family to face a distinct peril.
Wytches is an exciting new supernatural tale from the superstar team of Scott Snyder and Jock.