Too Much Coffee Man is an extension of the American comic book creator Shannon Wheeler’s project of the same name. It used to be an infrequent satire on coffee, consumerism and life in general. Now it’s exactly the same, only in magazine form – so articles are rife and ... Read review
Paperback. Pub Date: 2012 Pages: 192 in Publisher: BOOM! Studios A new cartoon collection ... more
from the mind of Eisner Award-winning Harvey-nominated and current New Yorker cartoonist Shannon Wheeler! Too Much Coffee Man the long -underwear-clad hero. returns to the printed page in his first new adventures since having his life remade in opera form. Wheeler remains one of the best satirists of a generation. lending a hilariously cynical eye to Too Much Coffee Man's struggle to make sense of the ever-changing modern world - with a space-octopus thrown in for good measure. of course.
Hard to find, might be too 'alternative' for some tastes
"...cup on his bonce) and Too Much German White Chocolate Woman With Almonds has an almond on her face. What I really like about the characters is that they’re all an extension of the same mindset. None of them are innocent of not being stupid at times, no one is the leader, and they’re just caught up in the machine like the rest of us. This kind of honest comic book writing draws me in – it’s not about the fancy drawings, but ..."
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