Check Out The Ride: Burning Desire #1 From Wagner, Hillyard And Image Comics

by Olly MacNamee

Celebrating The Ride’s 15th anniversary, Image Comics re released a new 5 part mini-series from Doug Wagner and Daniel Hillyard, the team behind Plastic from a couple of years back. And, I book I loved, so I’m putting this one on my pile of books when I hit my LCBS this week, for sure. Learning that Adam Hughes will be illustrating a back-up story in this first issue, with other artists following suit in subsequent issues, is merely a bonus.

Originally a book that saw all sorts of creators (such as Cully Hamner, Jason Pearson and Brian Stelfreeze,) contributing stories in a comic book series that centred around a ’68 Camaro with a colourful past and its various, colourful owners.

I look forward to what depth of dark horror and comedy Wagner takes this ride to over the course of the next few months. It’s already being hinted at, with this look at art from both the lead story, by Hillyard, and the back up by Adam Hughes. Take a look for yourselves below and check out the trailer too.

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