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Tony Chu is a detective with a secret. A weird secret. Tony Chu is Cibopathic, which means he gets psychic impressions from whatever he eats. It also means he's a hell of a detective, as long as he doesn't mind nibbling on the corpse of a murder victim to figure out whodunit, and why. He's been brought on by the Special Crimes Division of the FDA, the most powerful law enforcement agency on the planet, to investigate their strangest, sickest, and most bizarre cases. Collects CHEW #1-5.

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You Must Read This Comic 0

When my younger brother explained the premise of 'Chew' to me, I thought it was the dumbest thing I'd ever heard.  This guy can see memories of whatever he eats.  So eating is a real pain for him because he feels the slaughter.  He tastes the fertilizer used on the plant.  How could anyone ever make a comic out of that?  And it'd won awards?  WTF?  Then he told me about how Tony Chu worked for the FDA and that they were essentially like the FBI in this comic world.  And, after the bird flu, chic...

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A Fresh Series To Chew On 0

The Story:  Chew is about a detective named Tony Chu who becomes a F.D.A. agent because of his ability. He is a Cibopathic, which means that he gets psychic impressions from whatever he eats, be it some type of food, or a human corpse. Tony Chu uses his special ability to help solve some of the strangest crimes.  My Thoughts:  Chew is created by John Layman (writer) and Rob Guillory (artist). This is definitely a truly unique series that has managed to grasp my attention from the first pages. I'...

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