"The brilliant writer of 100 Bullets, Brian Azzarello, recalls in an interview being told by a lawyer of all people 'novels are about what people think; plays are about what people say; and film is about what people do. And comics is about all of that, or has the potential to be about all of that.' All these elements can be found within your modern comic book, and this is the medium's greatest strength. ... And there are a lot of them. Enough to confuse even a veteran page-turner. So, if you're new to modern comics, what should you be reading?"
Dominic Davies, in an exclusive off-topic feature for The Escapist, examines what's hot right now in the world of comics.