Born is a four-issue comic book limited series featuring the Marvel Comics character Frank Castle a.k.a. the Punisher. The series was released in 2003 written by Garth Ennis and penciled by Darick Robertson.
The year is 1971 in Vietnam, Captain Frank Castle leads what is left of his Marine platoon while they head out on seek and destroy missions defending their position Firebase Valley Forge. After a few successful ambushes, Castle believes that the NVA are setting up for a major offensive that will over run them. And for some reason, he feels right at home. -summary The MAX line of comics by Marvel Comics is by far their greatest creation to me; characters such as the Punisher, … more
Since late 2010, I've been getting into the world of graphic novels, mostly with acclaimed Batman titles and some limited series like V for Vendetta and the Watchmen. I recently got into The Punisher after a respectable comic buff confirmed that I'd love Garth Ennis's spin on Marvel's iconic vigilante (especially since Ennis's Punisher books are under Marvel's MAX imprint, which is made for titles featuring gory violence, nudity, and sexual content). I picked this one up … more