The film adaptation of the creator-owned, Marvel-published Kick-Ass, by writer Mark Millar and artist John Romita Jr., just hit movie theaters around the U.S. Cue new collected edition of the book with “Now a Major Motion Picture!” emblazoned on the cover. And while many hardcore comic enthusiasts might find themselves reluctant to purchase these tie-ins, the Kick-Ass book is actually a very nice collection.
The “Premiere Hardcover” edition collects issues #1–8 of the comic, comprising the entirety of the first major story arc. Though