With Fox hoping for a midseason hit in “Human Target,” Vertigo unleashes a volume of comics on which the TV show is based, in “Human Target: Chance Meetings.” The trade paperback collects the four-issue 1999 miniseries and its 2002 graphic novel follow-up, “Final Cut.”
We all know the sex and violence will be toned down for prime time, but if the show is even half as good as the source material, it’s poised to be an absolute blast.
Human Target is the nickname for Christopher Chance, the kind of guy you hire when you want someone killed, because that someone is trying to kill you first. See, Chance is a master of disguise, and he’ll become you to such a degree that even he believes it.
In the miniseries, Chance harbors some serious identity struggles with what he’s doing, as does his prot