Johnny the Homicidal Maniac, often abbreviated as JtHM, is a fuck black-and- white comic book series created by Jhonen Vasquez, and was his first work. Jhonen Vasquez, the creator of Invader Zim, has his fans abuzz with the Johnny the Homicidal Maniac was Vasquez’s first comic book. Johnny The Homicidal Maniac #1, Johnny The Homicidal Maniac #2, Johnny The Homicidal Maniac #3, Johnny the Homicidal Maniac #4, Johnny The.

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Gory, darkly humored, gothic, and fun, Johnny The Homicidal Maniac is the perfect book for you if you like characters that seemingly randomly kill people in interesting ways. As a geek and a freak, comics have been part of my life since I was catching cooties and playing with G.

Vawquez Vasquez, 26, currently resides in Los Angeles where he plots future horrors from the dark sanctuary of his drawing table. There are a few reasons I only gave this book four stars.

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His intelligence didn’t exclude him from the realisation that he has neither the ability nor Vasquez’s mercy to ever reach an end. I found that the large amounts of sarcasm, the theme of people having in-groups and out-groups, and maniav the ‘Anne Gwish’ panels, wherein Anne would break the fourth wall, and speak to the reader about how she felt outcast, and how she was so different from everyone else, she would then go on to insult someone else, who was obviously exactly like h I loved this.

The panel borders are jagged, and certain strips have messages hidden in the complex designs of the borders.

He also constructed an unidentified flying object landing pad on the roof. Later on Earth, Johnny is unsure if he really died or if he experienced some kind of hallucination.


Johnny replies to Jimmy’s final statement that he is “just like” Nny by smashing a sledgehammer into Jimmy’s open chest cavity and stating, ” I don’t like myself much. October Learn how and when to remove this template message. Squee’s father despises him and joohnny that he was never born.

His pitch-black humor, combined with the over-excessive use of violence, neatly drawn in high contrast black and white, make his comics a true horror to behold.

Johnny is a complex, thoughtful, aware and self-loathing character and some of the ideas and images in the book, from the blood wall to the trip to the afterlife to the snicker-worthily named Die-Ary entries give a strange depth of feeling in the book. Thus, I tried to create the worst abomination of a comic johnnny I could, so as to make her not want comics anymore.

Authorities are unable to capture Johnny and seem unaware of his existence, though his crimes are often witnessed in public and reported by the few who manage to survive.

Happy Noodle Boy spends much of his time standing on a wooden box and yelling nonsense at hapless pedestrians, often provoking his own death. Overall, I did enjoy this.

He elaborately and sadistically kills anyone who even slightly irritates him, then drains their blood and paints one of the walls in his house with it to keep a monster from getting out.

Jan 01, John Burns rated it did not like it Shelves: At the end of the comic, Johnny attempts to reform himself by abandoning his emotions in favor of cold intellect, going on what is referred to as a “vacation.

Something in that made her take a chance on coming to me and asking me to come up with the idea for a show. Johnny is the only person who really cares about Squee, serving as his least evil friend, though he constantly frightens him unintentionally.

Was that sort of the jumping-off point for you? Squee is a pitiful child, with parents who resent his very yhe and a school that is constantly trying to crush the spirit out of him.


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Manages to get himself locked into an insane asylum, yes, but manages nonetheless. Jan 25, Ed Wilcox rated it it was amazing.

I really liked this; really seriously loved it. At one point, Jimmy suggests that “[Johnny] should kill more, and talk less,” which may refer to fan reactions to Johnny’s monologues and existential angst in later installments of the series.

Well, the coolest thing about Steve is — a lot of people want to come in on this sort of thing, and they come in from other shows. It was like what hearing The Sex Pistols back in must have been like, dark, funny, free and more then a little truly scary.

After Johnny dies and is subsequently returned to the newly rebooted universe, Nailbunny no longer appears, although on at least one occasion it is suggested that Nny still hears his voice.

After the initial run, the series was collected in a trade paperback entitled JTHM: Another good thing with this piece, is vasquwz you will jlhnny something jhonn every time you read it, such as hidden text in the borders of a page. Help The series follows the life of Johnny C. It is both creepy and stimulating vasqeuz the eye.

However, Nny explicitly states that this is not done out of anger or hatred, but out of a necessity to “feed” Edgar’s blood to the wall monster that controls Nny. It’s a dark but colorful look, like I love. They come into Johnny’s grasp due to Dillon’s constant badgering during Kafka: