INTERVIEW: Cantwell, Gorham talk THE BLUE FLAME #5, a halfway point

November 3, 2021

By Zack Quaintance — Since The Blue Flame from Vault Comics launched earlier this year, it’s been one of my personal favorite books, scoring one of only four perfect 10 scores awarded to new comics in 2021. It’s a hazy trauma fever dream of a book, melding a stark and dramatic real world tragedy narrative with pulpy sci-fi adventuring of the highest order. There’s a lot going on in this book, particularly in the way the two narratives sort of dance with each other, blurring the lines between narratives in ways that lend both more meaning.

It is, succinctly-put, good comics. And today we are honored to have a wide-spanning interview with two of the book’s creators, writer Christopher Cantwell and artist Adam Gorham, who have brought this book to us along with colorist Kurt Michael Russell and letterer Hassan Otsmane-Elhaou. The Blue Flame #5 is out today, marking the halfway point in this very intriguing story…

…check out our full chat below, and enjoy!

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