Easily one of the creepiest and most disturbing books to come out in the comics format recently, Ball Peen Hammer is a postapocalyptic tale of humans forced to do vile things just in order to survive. Little explanation is offered as to why they find themselves in this predicament (would it matter?), and it’s more or less irrelevant. The real meat of the story, which is done by playwright Adam Rapp, is the toll exacted on people who are given the most horrible of demands.
George O’Connor is more than up to the task of il