Written and illustrated by Jodorowsky & Moebius in 1980
"The Incal" is a science fiction graphic novel series, written by Alexandro Jodorowsky and illustrated by Moebius (Jean Giraud). The series was first published in 1981, and it has since become a classic of the sci-fi genre.
The story takes place in a dystopian future where Earth is ruled by a corrupt government and humans have colonized other planets. The protagonist, John Difool, is a down-on-his-luck detective who becomes embroiled in a cosmic conflict when he discovers an ancient artifact called The Incal.
"The Incal" is known for its imaginative and visually stunning storytelling, which blends elements of science fiction, fantasy, and spirituality. The series features a rich and complex universe, full of strange and fantastical creatures, as well as high-stakes action and adventure.
In addition to its eye-catching visuals, "The Incal" is also highly regarded for its themes of individuality, freedom, and spiritual awakening. The series explores these ideas through its characters and their journeys, and it raises thought-provoking questions about the meaning of existence and the nature of reality.
Overall, "The Incal" is considered a classic of the sci-fi graphic novel genre, and it is widely regarded as one of the best graphic novels of all time. If you're a fan of science fiction, imaginative storytelling, or great comics in general, "The Incal" is definitely worth checking out.
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