Bill Willingham tells a pair of stories detailing the lives of strange heroes living in very odd worlds.
In Otherland, Mary Arevalo washes up on a desolate shore and to find a beautiful and savage land. The timely arrival of Richard Trent, also known as Tanakura, saves Mary's life. Together, they travel across the strange world in search of a distant settlement of humans.
In Spellbinder, a former Combat Sorcerer named Cornelius gets assigned to young Tommy Bowen as his instructor. Tommy's Sorcerer training has him dressing as a superhero to disguise his magical nature from the eyes of a prying public. Tommy's first mission is to find and eliminate a nest of Grendels.