Evan Dorkin and Jill Thompson are back again with their expertly realized Burden Hill gang, the canine paranormal investigators and a feline familiar that earned them a Harvey Award and multiple Eisner Awards. We’ve reviewed previous Beasts of Burden stories before here at borg.com and the animal stories are among the best of the outgrowth of shorts from Dark Horse Presents, the best anthology series around.
This time ’round we find the team defending Burden Hill from a giant monster. Real or a specter? A plan is hatched and the whole town of furry ones plays a part.
Here’s a preview of a few pages:
Look for Beasts of Burden: Hunters & Gatherers in comic book stores everywhere March 12, 2014.
Dedicated to Rusty, borg.com’s mascot, Krypto of my avatar, and my cosplay conspirator, whose smarts and curiosity would have fit right in to the Burden Hill pack.