Project Description

Buffalo Speedway: The Deep Dish Omnibus

A deep dish, super-sized omnibus collection of the indie comic hit Buffalo Speedway. Figgs is a pizza boy who’s about to hit the eight year mark working for Houston’s Turbo Pizza. In the world of pizza delivery that makes you a lifer. You’re going to die a pizza boy. Figgs secretly wants to be a police officer, but pizza boys and cops are mortal enemies. He’s got one day to decide his fate, and that one day happens to be June 17th, 1994: the busiest pizza day in history. In one day, there was the World Cup, the NBA Finals and OJ Simpson went on the run. Follow the drivers of Turbo Pizza as they chase destiny, make history and go from pizza boys to pizza men.

“Pizza and Comics, the two greatest things known to man. Mercado spins a yarn that’s just as funny as it is enthralling.” -Huffington Post

About the Author: Yehudi Mercado is a former pizza delivery driver turned writer / illustrator, whose projects include Guardians of the Galaxy: The Universal Weapon (Marvel / Disney) and Pantalones, TX (Boom / Archaia). Yehudi is currently an Art Director for Disney Interactive.