Vlad Gusev Feeling slickly cut and shining like gemstones, Vlad Gusey’s characters and scenes emit the same sort of unyielding strength—the flat colors and easy angles and distorted perspectives that make them up leave them outsized, heroic.
When Battling Boy puts on the Magic Dog Shirt he gets its powers, but mostly he gets council from Jake in playing late night video games.
This is both fanart to Paul Pope and Adventure Time with Mother Box love for Jack Kirby. But, mostly it’s fanart for all the contestants of The Magical T-Shirt Contest I did for Battling Boy’s publisher First Second and judged with David Mack between September and October this year. If you aren’t familiar, check it out! Everyone put out cool entries!