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Author Topic: Brubaker/Sleeper  (Read 1528 times)
Dayle88
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« on: September 23, 2014, 07:50:46 PM »

I recently read Criminal and Incognito out of curiosity (really enjoyed both) so decided to buy the Sleeper omnibus.

I've just finished issue #12 so I'm halfway through, I don't see what can happen in the next twelve issues that will stop this from being joint first as my favourite series. It has virtually every kind of theme I love in one book.

I also really like Brubaker's Cap run but I don't rate his Daredevil run that much. It is good and by no means bad in any way but I wouldn't put it in the same ballpark as Bendis' run or any of his independent stuff even though I often see it very highly recommended. I wonder if his restraint is actually too much for the important moments in his Daredevil story.

Any one else a Sleeper fan? Any thought's on his Daredevil run compared to his other work?
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Stark Resilient
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« Reply #1 on: September 30, 2014, 12:37:43 PM »

Brubaker is just all around awesome.  Sleeper volume 1 is definitely better than 2, but 2 is still pretty damn good.  Criminal is definitely my favorite by him though. 
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