Uzumaki’s most disturbing chapter is probably “The Snail” — a story which is equally, if more elliptically, obsessed with reproduction.
Archive for October, 2011
The ending to “The Love Bunglers” is but one ending among many in Jaime Hernandez’s Locas saga; all of them pretending to a certainty derived from an earlier age of innocence.
We might consider the possibility that there is something morally retarded in believing that we are the most morally advanced individuals to ever walk the earth.
That right – I’m just going to delete all that crazy survival horror stuff with those screaming children in the howling future hellscape. Who needs it? Not me. Not while I’ve got the most wonderful character in the entire series slotted into her proper role as full-fledged protagonist.
The most memorable feature of Umezu’s art (in the first volume at least) is the frequent use of splash pages.