“If it doesn’t already exist, Eddie Campbell will invent it.”
– Stephen on Bacchus Volume Two
Bacchus Volume Two Omnibus Edition s/c (£35-99, Top Shelf) by Eddie Campbell.
“The Screamin’ Habdabs! How did they get back?”
“It’s beyond me.”
“Everything’s beyond you, Mortal Ken.”
Let the revelry recommence!
ALEC‘s Eddie Campbell recounted tales of his 4,000-year-old, weather-worn demigod for nearly one and a half decades, ending in 1999. Sub-titled “Immortality Isn’t Forever”, BACCHUS VOLUME ONE found the Greek god of wine washed up on strangely sympathetic modern shores in far from fine physical fettle but with his spirits still riding high.
It was as much about the stories Bacchus had to tell – of his and other gods’ escapades – as it was about Bacchus himself, w