I’m going to be honest with you, this comic book is going to be controversial. The movie adaptation is already getting flack left and right, so expect some trouble to arise this week as (re)Assignment #1 lands at your comic book store.

Writers Walter Hill, Matz
Artist Jef
FC • 48pp • $5.99

Hitman Frank Kitchen’s assignment to kill a celebrated fashion designer who’s fallen behind on his debts takes a turn when his victim’s sister, a sociopathic surgeon, decides to punish him in the unique way only she can. Abducted and operated on against his will, Frank awakens in an altered condition – but with a hitman’s hunger for revenge…

via Titan Comics


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1 Comment

  1. It appears on Comixology that the name of this title has been changed on release. It’s now under “The Assignment” I’ve been waiting for this to be available so I can check it out and do a review on it. I’m guessing the title was too controversial in the end?

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