Nevertheless, I recommend Citizen Rex to anyone who enjoys either Love and Rockets or science fiction stories set in the not-too-distant future in a world that is much like the one outside your window save for a few discrepancies. Read Full Review
Gilbert Hernandez's artwork suits the thoroughly campy and simple tone of the premise, I suppose, but given my disinterest in the plot and characters, there was little chance he'd hold my attention with the visuals. His depiction of the warrior woman at the end of the issue reminded me of the style of Fred Hembeck, which made for a jarring contrast with Hernandez's usual style. His vision of the future is disappointing as well. Hernandez offers a vision of the future from 40 years ago. I would imagine that was his intent, but it feels as though his depiction of the setting lacks imagination. Read Full Review
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