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Global Frequency, Vol. 1: Planet Ablaze (original 2004; edition 2004)

by Warren Ellis

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Member:LeonardIngram
Title:Global Frequency, Vol. 1: Planet Ablaze
Authors:Warren Ellis
Info:Wildstorm (2004), Paperback, 144 pages
Collections:Your library, Trade Paperback, Graphic Novels
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Well-written, with an assortment of artists (some better than others). The Frequency is a quiet organization that deals with various problems that require unusual solutions and odd skill sets. Some very good stories, even with Ellis' political diatribes that creep in. ( )
  BruceCoulson | Mar 26, 2014 |
Some of Ellis's best writing and an assortment of artists make this a must have for his fans. Superb mix of big ideas, great character sketches (sketches more than full development due to the large cast) and the usual Ellis wise-assery... characters die and even though you may have just met them, you feel the loss intensely. ( )
  amobogio | Dec 22, 2013 |
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The storytelling is dense, heavy on concept and ramification pushed just a little further into science fiction.
 

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Baron, DavidColoristsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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This is the 2013 omnibus edition, collecting the material previously published in Global Frequency #1--#12 in 2002--2004, and then in the two collections titled _Planet Ablaze_ and _Detonation Radio_.
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Global Frequency is a worldwide rescue organization that offers the last shred of hope when all other options have failed. Manned by 1001 operatives, the Frequency is made up of experts in fields as diverse as bio-weapon engineering and Le Parkour Running. Each agent-equipped with a special mobile vid-phone-is specifically chosen by Miranda Zero, enigmatic leader of the Global Frequency, based on proximity, expertise, and, in some cases, sheer desperation!… (more)

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