Fables Vol 1 Featured Image

Fables Vol. 1: Legends in Exile

Waiting on the Trade Podcast

Welcome back to Waiting on the Trade, a monthly comics book club for people who don’t have time for monthly comics!

In this episode, guest host Suzanne Payne is a princess who learns to drop an F-bomb, as we discuss Bill Willingham, Lan Medina, and co.’s Fables Vol. 1: Legends in Exile.

scalped vol 1 featured jock

The First It, The Second It, and Scalped

Re-reads

Recently, I re-read the first issue of Jason Aaron, R.M. GuĂ©ra, and co.’s Scalped – and was surprised to realize just how exactly it adheres to the first issue structure that writer Kieron Gillen later laid out on his tumblr, in 2018: