mini reviews: likely stories: Chocolypse Now

Chocolypse Now is an amazing little mini that manages to merge Conrad and Candyland. Writers Dave Milloway and Matt Wood give us the story of Charlie who, like Marlowe, seeks after his former friend and mentor Wonka who, like Kurtz, has gone a little crazy after inventing the ultimate gobstopper. Humorous horror abounds, deftly supporting by artist Stephanie Freese. My only complaint is that the story is too short (although the flavor lingers). On the web at