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FRIENDS OH YEAH YOU SHOULD TOTALLY Oh yeah you should totally this snort He s like HUGE in France giggle An artist living in Montpellier lives a uiet xistence filling his sketchbook with life drawings playing chess with his friend going to soirees and meeting girls and getting drunk It s a gentle life And then once a month he dresses up as a werewolf stalking the rooftops and breaking into peoples houses Then he meets a group of real werewol There is something so spare and driven and atmospheric in this artist s work So neat and attentive to form A very similar feel to watching cartoons dark and mature and yet full of the immaturity of real adulthood HIs people are all animals from birds to dogs to werewolves They are all impeccably dressed as themselves I don t always get the deeper meanings I m sure are in here conflict between actual werewolves and a character who poses as a werewolf and looks almost xactly like himself when doing so I don t want to spoil the story but there is a lot of philosophical humor in the outcome and just plain misery in general If I had to distill this book into a sentence I might say Love is messy Or life is messy Or we never grow up Maybe ven Bugs bunny noir Which is saying a lot because Bugs Bunny kind of already is noir But thankfully I don t have to distill anything I recommend this book There is a tiny bi. Erewolf The way he figures it the disguise will give him an xtra few moments advantage vis a vis any startled home owner if things get uglybut he hasn't taken into account the xistence of a society of real Montpellier based werewolves who do not take kindly to this new pretender So while Sven spends his days playing chess and poker with his friends sketching his way through his picturesue chosen hometown.
free read Les loups-garous de MontpellierFree comic It was fun A complete story as it is but would probably be fun to continue The art was
interesting and the yes made it hard to tell characters apartI loved the idea thatand the yes made it hard to tell characters apartI loved the idea that dog would dress up as a werewolf by putting on fake feet and teeth like a human dresses as a vampire by putting in pointy teeth It s tough being a foreigner living in a different land but things do rather get a tad complicated when you are also a thief This is classic Jason style work with uirky plot lines and insightful glances into human nature To say is to spoil the reveal As usual the art made me smile throughout though there is darkness in this one Be prepared I like Sven I just do Finally gave this one a re read I liked it uite a bit 2014Pretty light weight for a Jason comic I m not really sure what Jason was trying to do here He seems to combine crime fiction werewolf type fiction and low key daily life drama in an ineffective way That being said this is still Jason and his drawings and characters are top notch I njoy his ability to push the story along with little narrative intrusion This felt like someone had taken Four Corners Level 4 Workbook every stereotype that sver September Sacrifice existed of the Incomprehensible European Underground Comic Book and had deliberately made an over the top omnibus of them all then put it in my neighborhood library in front of a hidden camera just to get my reaction when trying to do a serious reading of it for future Punk d style hilarity Is this really an actual artist who actuallyxists After an omnibus collection of Military Tribunals Amp Presidential Power earlier books Almost Silent and a new collection of short stories Low Moon Jason returns with another full length full color graphic novella his first since the 2008 Eisner Award winning The Last MusketeerSven a semi aimless Scandinavian artist who hasnded up in Montpellier France on a futile romantic pursuit njoys nocturnal raids into other people's homes disguised as a T of LGBT content I didn t know
whether put it on my lgbt bookshelfto put on my LGBT bookshelf to but not with great conviction The illustrations in Jason s books are pretty amazing The author s ideas are uniue and his presentation is brilliant Sigh It s not asy being a foreign anthropomorphic jewel thief living a restless life in southern France specially when the neighbor you Artist Sven moves from Scandinavia wait artist And #could Scandinavia actually be Norway Is this semi autobiographical Do tell #Scandinavia actually be Norway Is this semi autobiographical Do tell Montpellier France where Jason now lives Ha Another clue for ill fated romance he s goofy likes to go out at night and slip into people s houses disguised as a werewolf to the girlfriend s initially tolerant annoyance Couldn t you get killed doing this she asks Oh yeah good point hadn t thought of that he repliesBut he hasn t yet faced this important uestion How do the real Montpellier werewolves feel about this nightly carousing Sven plays chess with a friend who just looks at and fantasizes about women Sven sketches by day and hangs out at night with a friend Gertrude who is interested in and dresses like Audrey Hepburn This adds up mostly to uirkiness People wanting to be something interesting than what they are Then the werewolf actionadventure stuffThis may not be Jason s finest work but I still love it it is dryly amusing sweet and what he likes to do a mash up of genres crime fiction monster genre romantic comedy and sort of an xistential tale of a kind of huggable sadsack artist. And coping with romantic dilemmas both his and those of his best friend the Breakfast at Tiffany's obsessed Audrey who has girl troubles of her own little does he realize that a genuine threat to his life and for that matter his humanity is closing in on himWerewolves of Montpellier is a lycanthropic thriller a romantic comedy and an Revenant existential drama basically your typical Jason book Beware the full moon.