My first exposure to Bass Reeves was on the TV show Timeless, where it is suggested that he is the inspiration for the Lone Ranger. His story is very similar to the Lone Ranger in that he is a stand alone lawman riding a white horse who answers the call to justice against insurmountable odds. Bass Reeves is the stuff of legends
Red Rooster is a new Family Friendly Comic about a 1930's Super Hero... But how does it stand up?
This week on Comm Talk by Geek Devotions, our friend Branson Boykin joins us to talk about the term "family friendly" and to discuss the launch a new monthly segment called "B's Views and Reviews" where he will be discussing Family Friendly Comics.
In reading Unsolicited Justice, you get that 90's vibe. The hero of the story, the "Port City Protector" known as Alderman, is a self appointed judge, jury, and executioner to criminals who evade punishment. He brings these criminals to the justice they think they have escaped.
Even if you removed the dialogue from the pages, you could still "feel" what was happening in the story. Crott's use of color in storytelling is a long lost art that I wish modern-day comic artists would take the time to remember.