“Comics are sick. Savant will be an antibody. Savant shall be a forum to celebrate the good and condemn the moronic; a testing ground for theories. We want what’s good in comics to be fruitful and multiply so that it may push out the wretched and the week. Evolve or die.”

From the opening page of Savant issue one – May 4th, 2000

Despite what I’ve been told by many a crusty old retailer, I spend a lot of my time digging through the comic industry’s past in an attempt to learn and grow from lessons of the past. One of my earlier efforts in this was the acquisition of every last drop of Savant that was available to me – something that took quite a bit of shoving in the Wayback Machine mines.

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