"Cartoonist Box Brown has a talent for crafting nonfiction comics that use visuals to illuminate and energize real-world events... [Is This Guy For Real?] is a thorough character study that doesn't shy away from macro topics, giving readers a comprehensive look at Kaufman's rise to fame." --The AV Club, from their "10 Most Anticipated Comics of 2018"
"[Is This Guy For Real?] is a well-researched, enjoyable yarn written by the one author working in the comics medium who fans would want to tell Kaufman's story." --Publishers Weekly
"Box Brown exercises his trademark commitment to dogged research, elegant story construction, and compellingly cartoony artwork in this story about Kaufman's lifelong connection to the squared circle."--Vulture, from their "The Best Comics to Read This February"
"[Kaufman's] fascinating, complicated persona is brought to gorgeous life in Brown's book, as are several fascinating tidbits."--Entertainment Weekly