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Visual Aliens Part II

In the first part of this post, I introduced the notion of a visual alien, an isolated unit which is drawn in a markedly different visual style from its surrounding. I also postulated that there were two basic reasons to include a visual alien: Distinctness (to underline the alien’s difference from everything else) and Virtuosity […]

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Visual Aliens Part I

Thoughts on visual aliens: comics characters drawn in a different way from their surroundings.

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