My Favourite Joke In Grandville: Bete Noire by Bryan Talbot

There are lots of good jokes in the new Grandville volume from Bryan Talbot. And lots of action adventure, swashbuckling, derring do and that unique brand of anthropomorphic steampunky Anglo/French struggle that rips through every page of Grandville at a cracking pace.

But this is my favourite. In a scene similar to the James Bond/Q briefings, Inspector Brock gets given a look at his secret agent equipment…