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Zenith: Phase 1

By Grant Morrison, Steve Yeowell

Zenith: Phase 1

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Started reading:
2015-06-08 08:58:28
Finished reading:
2015-06-08 08:58:28

Review

Rating: 6

From the Publisher:
Zenith Phase 1, Grant Morrison’s first comics masterpiece with unforgetable art by Steve Yeowell, has been unavailable to trade for twenty years, but is published again here in a stunning new hardback edition.

Berlin, 1945: The allies unleashed the second world war hero Maximan upon the German super soldier Masterman. Maximan’s defeat was only kept secret by the nuclear bomb which destroyed both men.

Forty-plus years later, and twenty years after a generation of ’60s British superpowered heroes came and went, the teenage pop star Zenith is the only superhuman left — and his only interest in women, drugs, alchohol and fame. So when he is contacted about the threat from the many-angled ones and the impending destruction of our world, his first reaction is to steer well clear. But the superhumans of the past have other plans…

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