Something Big To Chew Over Today

The comic book Chew, by John Layman and Rob Guillory, which has an abandoned Showtime production and an in progress animation production to its name, is approaching its fiftieth issue.

Chew 11 coverA comic ostensibly about a world with chcken prohibition after an apocalyptic avian flu, quickly segued into a population with people developing food-derived superpowers, and lead character Tony Chu able to see the history of anyone – or anyone – he ingests.

Chew 11 cover

And as that fiftieth issue is almost upon up (San Diego cover above, standard cover below), I understand that there will be big news announced, probably today.

So¬†yes, there’s a reason why the story is on the Film/TV side of Bleeding Cool….

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Chief writer and founder of Bleeding Cool. Father of two. Comic book clairvoyant. Political cartoonist.