In addition to being a criminally underrated artist and writer, Kyle Baker doesn’t get nearly enough credit as a satirist. And a favorite target was the comics medium itself, which is how he was able to use his Plastic Man series to point out a darkening DCU that’s found its ultimate culmination in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.
Truly, none may know our special pain.
- from Plastic Man #8 (vol. 4)
- writer/artist Kyle Baker