Author Archives: Joe McCulloch

Pic taken from the 2012 catalog "Genga: Otomo Katsuhiro Original Pictures", still the most readily-accessible and English-friendly source for any Otomo drawings pre-Domu. This image is from the 1976 story "Highway Star". Just a reminder in this commemorative year that Otomo does not fully and wholly equal "Akira"...

THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (1/20/16 – My Imperfect Commendation)

Comics: Still Fit in 2016. Continue reading

 
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THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (1/13/16 – Plastic Soul)

A fond look at books I put in storage, i.e. every installment of this column in 2016. Continue reading

 
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THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (1/6/15 – The Five People You Meet in Nemesis)

Thanks to everyone who missed me, and sorry for making you regret it so soon! Continue reading

 
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THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (12/16/15 – Reading is my REAL home.)

Very short, like my time in this place. Continue reading

 
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THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (12/9/15 – Educated Guesses)

Believe it or not, you may be hearing more from this week. Continue reading

 
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THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (12/2/15 – Out of Doors)

From one home to another. Continue reading

 
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THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (11/25/15 – Falling Dead at the Solution’s Door)

A special pleading. Continue reading

 
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THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (11/18/15 – The Earth’s Bouquet)

Odd efforts this week; tilting at windmills, chasing ghosts. Continue reading