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Blacksad tracks down and roughs up Fletcher’s drug dealer, who admits that a masked individual paid him to sell poisoned heroin to Fletcher. The Best Books of Personal tools Create account Log in. Blacksad and Weekly cross paths with a violent black power organisation called the Black Claws, which were originally accused of Kaylie’s abduction.

Detailed watercolor drawings, including real-life places and cities, also contribute to the realistic feel of the series, despite the fact that characters are animals. Blacksad meets with Miss Grey and compliments her on her dedication towards simewhere neighborhood’s children. Although a translation everything looks and feels appropriate. This truly is a cinematic book, just “like a film on paper” as Jim Steranko’s introduction puts it.

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Dark, daring, engaging, this is undoubtedly one of Europe’s most successful comic book series. They force Weekly to publish a statement denying their involvement in the kidnapping. He lands a side-job when a rich Texan asks him to drive his prized car to Tulsa, Oklahoma where he is flying. The pair soon meet Leeman a hippopotamusthe last detective who was hired to find Fletcher.

Blacksad accepts, enjoying the free somewheer. Meanwhile, Weekly discovers that some of Fletcher’s friends seem to have been mysteriously murdered in staged suicides, causing Blacksad to fear that someone might be after Sebastian’s life as well. Blacksad and Weekly accept the case. The glossy Technicolor medium of comics finds it hard to do noir effectively without it just becoming murky.


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Publisher’s summary Europe Comics Get ready for a true masterpiece! Shadowss can notify you when this item is back in stock. Otto, meanwhile, has returned to his old neighborhood — the same neighborhood where Blacksad grew up — only to find it overcome by poverty and his father’s church a ruin. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies.

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The animalisation of the characters is so appropriate it becomes transparent. Horrified, Chad flees in Blacksad’s prized car. In the United States, the book was simply retitled Blacksad by now-defunct publisher iBooks in Retrieved 16 November Smirnov informs Blacksad that the assassin is a highly regarded hit man known as Ribs, and that his bomb was chemically complex.

Blacksad tries to find her again, but she has vanished. Smirnov, a police commissioner, explains to Blacksad that because of “pressure upstairs” he himself cannot investigate the matter any further. Weekly appears and urgently informs Blacksad of Fletcher’s whereabouts. Retrieved 15 January Hannah states that Fletcher was supposed to perform his newest song that night, but that LaChapelle had been enraged when he found out.

The strip attempts to reflect a dirty, realist outlook and a dark cinematic style through fairly clean, realistic lines.

This is the story of a private detective seeking revenge for the death of his assassinated ex-girlfriend. Despite Thomas’ insistence that he leave her alone, he questions her as to her husband’s whereabouts. Blacksad 2 Diaz Canales. Blacksad rejects both offers as a matter of principle and shoots Statoc in the head. He suggests an affair between herself and the son of Oldsmill a white tigera rich white socialite, but doubts this lead when Dinah takes offense at the insinuation.


He vows to find Natalia’s murderer. Get ready for a true masterpiece! Suffering a personal crisis, Otto hides at the city aquariumwhere Blacksad himself once hid as a child.

Blacksad confronts Kaylie’s mother, Dinah, who has mysteriously failed to report her daughter’s disappearance. Visit our Beautiful Books page and backsad lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more.

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He has been investing money in medical research to find a cure, so that his son might one day have healthy children to carry on his legacy. However, Huk killed Dinah to ensure her silence, leading Blscksad to kill him in kind. After escaping, Blacksad follows and eavesdrops on Elmore as he tries to kill Chad by throwing him off the moving train, however Elmore misses and plummets to his death.

Continue shopping Checkout Continue shopping. Meanwhile, Chad struggles to fit sonewhere, and makes friends with one of the performers, a beautiful and mysterious psychic named Luanne a Siamese catbut is warned about becoming close to her by one of the clowns, the massive and imposing Polyphemus a bear.