book review: king city (vol. 1)

King City is about a slacker criminal who’s returned to his stomping grounds with a cat that is like a magical superintelligent multitool. He steals a key and then people end up dead while he reacquaints himself with his old home and his friends.

It’s not bad. There’s lots of good weirdness to the city that keeps it feeling good and cartoony. It’s kind of similar to Street Angel in its sort of gonzo approach to a weird world, but is told in a much less dense fashion.

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