Andrew Bergen’s Who is Killing the Great Capes of Heropa? is not just a love letter to comics throughout the ages, but one of the most entertaining books about comic heroes ever written. There are so many comic references spread throughout the book, I found myself looking them up constantly. Fortunately, even readers without any background in comics can enjoy the central plot: a group of heroes and villains inhabit Heropa, a digital, Matrixesque space that people use to escape a destitute future in Melbourne as the rest of the world has been devastated.
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