razzatazz's All-Star Western #2 - Showdown at House Arkham; El Diablo, Part 1 review

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his series continues to be the biggest surprise for me of the new 52, granted this is only issue 2 of the opening story arc, but the tone and atmosphere established in the first two issues here is quite good.  In place of a high level of sexual content in the first, this one has a high level of violence, though never is it gratuitous (in fact the two pages of panels of action in here were quite good).  The story follows Jonah and Amadeus as they attempt to track down more information on the murders of prostitutes.  They soon have it in the form of a dying gunfighter who directs them towards the Religion of Crime.  Things don't really get better for them though as they face off with an unexpected threat to end the issue.  Overall a very good story thus far.  

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