I realllly tried to wait for the tpb. If you'd like to do the same thing, then please, WHATEVER you do... Don't. Open. This. Book.
It's too pretty. Really.
Even then, I was waffling, but shortly after that, I saw the "penciled" (sp?) version. :blink:
After a round of smelling salts and a splash of cold water, I found the world slowly coming back into focus. These two versions of this first issue BOTH came home with me, last night. I can't even believe there was a copy of the Rough Cut version left in the store, considering how amazing it looks. "
Well, I had a dorkgasm in the middle of the local comic shop. So yeah, I'd say it's definitely recommended.