The folks at Gritty Reboots has set their sights on Bill Watterson's classic comic strip, with...well, some pretty remarkable results.
Maybe it's just because I've missed the strip in the twenty years since it's been gone, but I would watch the hell out of this.
Derek Austin Johnson has lived most of his life in the Lone Star State. A member of the Turkey City Writer's Workshop, his work has appeared in Skull Fragments: A Skelos Sampler, Rick Klaw's Rayguns Over Texas!, Nova Express, Moving Pictures, Her Majesty's Secret Servant, and Revolution SF. His film column "Watching the Future" appeared each month at Hugo Award-winning SF Signal.
He lives in Central Texas.