I still remember grabbing Punisher War Zone #1 off the shelf. I collect anything JRJr touches, but had been burnt before forking out for one of the million 90's Punisher books, only to find the art was the only creative worth forking out for.
This massive vertical double page-spread, just a few turns in, was all I needed to walk the issue to the counter.
What John nailed with Frank's unshaven grimace and oversized chest emblem, Chuck Dixon matched in a minimum of words. No wonder the issue gave the Thomas Jane Punisher film one of it's key 'iceblock' scenes! Now if only Frank could be animated in this style too.
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