Mind MGMT is now known for its multi-layered and multi-textual approach, for telling its many different stories in many different ways with last month’s issue introducing a whole number of new ones. Strangely then, given its medium, this is the first time – to my mind – that the series has used a comic to tell a tale; the issue opens with a crudely drawn three page strip reminiscent of those that adorn the front and back covers of each issue – the Second Floor strips – written and drawn by the Perrier sisters ( presumably with the help of Mr.Matt Kindt). On the surface it is a seemingly simple step to use comic storytelling techniques to tell a story in a comic, but the meta-way in which Matt wields them lends the scene a dizzying and sinister vibe.

In the comic inside the comic the sisters write a comic…

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