Picking up right where volume one left off, this collection paves the way for all future Battle Pope stories. Featuring the downfall of HellCorp and Pope's rise to local celebrity status, plus as many fights, guns, jokes, chicks and violence as you can fit in a 120-page trade paperback. This one has it all.. Author: Robert Kirkman. Illustrator: Tony Moore, Val Staples . 2009 Robert Kirkman & Tony Moore.