Questions tagged [chew]

Chew is an American comic book series about a U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) agent who solves crimes by receiving psychic impressions from comestibles, including people. It is written by John Layman with art by Rob Guillory and published by Image Comics. The series won an Eisner Award.

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Do we ever find out what Chow Chu's power is?

I've recently finally finished reading Chew, and in one of the issues (~issue 35) Toni and one of the other Chu sisters are commiserating about the various powers. It's the only time that it's ...
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Why are all the USDA agents in Chew women with exaggerated physical features?

Most women in Chew look fairly average (e.g. Tony's sister Toni, Tony's girlfriend Amelia, Tony's daughter Olive, random passersby, etc.): The women in the USDA, however, do not look average: Has ...
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In Chew, does Tony Chu ever get any diseases from the trash he eats?

Reading Chew #21 (Sept 2011) (which is the first I've read in the series) it shows Tony licking motor oil, human blood and other not-so-nice-on-the-stomach materials. Is the fact that he's eating ...
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How accessible is Image Comics' “Chew” to new readers?

I've been wanting to read "Chew" for a while, and its recent Eisner win has convinced me that it's worth reading. Is it the type of book that I can just pick up now and get trades later? As in, are ...