We follow Lady Kildare, a breathtakingly beautiful being and actual faerie princess living like a noblewoman in 19th-century England. Living glamorously and apparently not aging (Lucky!), she collects other supernatural friends and common folk alike. She sees something she has never seen before when she accompanies some friends to a unique underground sideshow. Now, she must seek help to save another creature.
This comic feels very '90s fantasy in both the semi-cinematic art style and storytelling, which makes more sense when I see that this was previously published in 2000 under a different title. As it is a one-shot (at 56 pages), I didn’t get the depth and background that I crave at points, but this issue does tease the imagination. Plus, I am a sucker for a time period piece, even more so for a fantasy period piece. So, if you want some cheap fantasy fun, check out this (possibly) new-to-you issue. Get your copy at your local comic book shop!
Creative Team: Brian Holguin & Brian Haberlin (writers), Jay Anacleto (artist)
Publisher: Image Comics
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