Brickman (1986) comic books
Stories by Lew Stringer, plus an introduction by Alan Moore. Art by Dave Gibbons, Mike Collins, Kevin O'Neill, and Mike Higgs. Cover by Lew Stringer. When a brick flies through his window, gazillionaire Loose Braynes is inspired to become a superhero, and with sidekicks Brickgirl and Trowel, battles such fearsome foes as The Poker, The Cobbler, The Man-Brick, The Brickfinder General and the Diddler. Along the way, the story manages to poke fun at British politics, the JLA, and late 20th-century mainstream comics, aided by guest artwork from Kevin ONeill and Dave Gibbons. Also, a backup story featuring The Cloak, a forgotten hero from the 1960s British comic Pow! 24 pages, B&W. Cover price $1.95.