Wuvable Oaf

Wuvable Oaf

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Wuvable Oaf is the first-ever collection of the acclaimed self-published comic book series by cartoonist Ed Luce. Oaf is a large, hirsute, scary-looking ex-wrestler who lives in San Francisco with his adorable kitties and listens to a lot of Morrissey. The book follows Oaf 's search for love in the big city, especially his pursuit of Eiffel, the lead singer of the black metal/queercore/ progressive disco grindcore band Ejaculoid. Luce weaves between the friends, associates, enemies, ex-lovers and pasts of both men into the story of their courtship. A romantic comedy at its core, Wuvable Oaf recalls elements of comics as diverse as Scott Pilgrim, Love and Rockets, and Archie, set against the background of San Francisco's queer community and music scene.
Publisher: Seattle, WA :, Fantagraphics Books,, [2015]
Copyright Date: ©2015
ISBN: 9781606998168
1606998161
Branch Call Number: FIC Luce
Characteristics: 263 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 29 cm
Alternative Title: Loveable Oaf

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Kyanite
Nov 08, 2015

The title does not lie - Oaf really is wuvable. This is a fabulous comic. My only complaint is that it cuts off just as things are looking up for Oaf's heretofore challenged love life. I really hope Luce continues this series.

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