A bizarre, sexy look into the future from comics legends Mario and Gilbert Hernandez! When gossip blogger Sergio Bauntin investigates the illusive robot celebrity CTZ-RX-1, he provokes the city’s shady power players, who don’t want the story to get out! It’s a surreal sci-fi adventure as only Los Bros. Hernandez can do it!
This handsome hardcover collection also features new cover art by Gilbert, an extensive sketchbook section with behind-the-scenes material from Mario, and a special pin-up from third Hernandez brother Jaime (Locas, The Education of Hopey Glass)! Collects Citizen Rex issues #1 to #6. One of Houghton Mifflin’s Best American Comics 2010, selected by guest editor Neil Gaiman! Gilbert Hernandez was named 2009 USA Rasmuson Fellow for literature.
“Anything from any or all of the Hernandez Brothers is cause for celebration, and Citizen Rex gives us a pop of indie gold from Mario and Gilbert Hernandez!” —Michael Allred
Dark Horse, hardback, 144 pages, published June 2011