Archive for: manga

Predator Turned Prey: Yoshihiro Tatsumi’s Midnight Fishermen

The crude symbolic obsessions of Yoshihiro Tatsumi.

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Tropic of the Sea: Not the way to remember Satoshi Kon

Nostalgia, Japanese style.

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Island of Sex, Panorama of Empire

A review of Suehiro Maruo’s adaptation of Edogawa Ranpo’s The Strange Tale of Panorama Island.

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Utsubora: The Erotic Exigencies of Authorship

“It is almost as if dutiful eroticism had anesthetized creativity.”

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Heart of Thomas, Heart of Tedium

The case against Moto Hagio’s Heart of Thomas.

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Voices from the Archive: Bill Randall and the Distorted Image of Tatsumi

Tatsumi’s story in English is about marketing and a lack of context.

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Adventures in online manga reading: eManga

DMP’s promising online manga

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