5 Comics on DA That Manage To Do Things RIGHTWurr by Paperiapina5 Comics on DA That Manage To Do Things RIGHT4 years ago in Personal More Like This
The skinny: Horribly deformed, heroic hellhounds seek out a new home in a land forbidden to their kind.
Why It Doesn't Suck: First off, the whole premise brilliantly takes the Beauty Equals Goodness trope and completely turns it on its head. Aside from that, it just about subverts every wolf comic trope there is. Sleek, beautiful, romantic icons these guys ain't. There is no prophecy, no aesop about man being evil, and probably above all, no romanticizing what it means to be a hunter. The pack has almost no petty squabbling, puts up with each other's foibles, and has to because they know the alternative is death. No angst, no whining or existential crises, just shutting up and putting up with each other because it means living another day. Considering most wolf comics take the opportunity to put whiny teen