Pounded (2002) comic books
Written by Brian Wood. Art and Cover by Steve Rolston. In a city filled with trust fund babies and armchair revolutionaries, Heavy Parker rules the punk scene as a benevolent dictator. He sings lead in a local hardcore band. He puts out 'zines, pseudo revolutionary material, and flypost propoganda about town. It's good to be king. Or at least it is until Heavy's girlfriend, goes away for college. How can a guy like Heavy be expected to handle a long distance romance? Pounded is a new three issue mini-series by Brian Wood (Channel Zero, Couscous Express) and Steve Rolston (Queen and Country, Jingle Belle Jubilee) filled with dark humor, broken hearts and busted heads! MATURE READERS. b&w, 32pgs. Cover price $2.95.
Written by Brian Wood. Art and Cover by Steve Rolston. Missy and Heavy were in love. Things were perfect. Heavy led the Vancouver punk rock scene with Missy at his side. They were practically royalty. But that was before. Before she went away to college and before Heavy cheated on her with another girl. Now Missy's back in town and while Heavy has broken hearts before, Missy isn't quite the same girl she used to be -- and she isn't alone either! It's more black humor, bloodstains and broken hearts courtesy of Brian Wood (Channel Zero, Couscous Express) and Steve Rolston (Queen & Country)! 32 pages, B&W. Mature Readers. Cover price $2.95.
Written by Brian Wood. Art and Cover by Steve Rolston. The final issue is here -- and it's a freaking free-for-all fight! The punk rock scene Heavy Parker once ruled has turned its back on him and left him out in the cold. But while Heavy is down, he's certainly not out. He's determined to take back his apartment and his life from his hardcore ex-girlfriend and her crew of NYC thugs if it's the last thing he does! It's black eyes and blacker humor in this final brutal confrontation! 32 pages, B&W. Mature Readers. Cover price $2.95.