Archives for February, 2010

Oh Nick Simmons. I kind of wanted to post a spirited defense of you using scans of Even A Monkey Can Draw Manga, but I ...


Hey there, I know I'm not updating but there's not much to be done about that at the moment. As it is I'm late for ...


ITEM! I was once again invited to be a guest on the SPACE Podcast, on February 12th. For those of you not in the know, ...


©2010 Evan Dorkin. From Dork #5 & Dork Volume 1: Who’s Laughing Now?. 104


Spotted at 'Plaza'  in Harajuku, July 2009. Ladies Briefs featuring Spider-Man. If you are a nerd who gets a lady to wear these for you, ...


©2010 Evan Dorkin. From Dork #5 & Dork Volume 1: Who’s Laughing Now?. 103


©2010 Evan Dorkin. From Dork #5 & Dork Volume 1: Who’s Laughing Now?. 102 Editor's Note: This is my favourite FUN strip of all time.


We got to Odaiba a little later than I wanted, and ended up missing a chance to see the lit-up Gundam do its whole thing. ...


©2010 Evan Dorkin. From Dork #5 & Dork Volume 1: Who’s Laughing Now?. 101


Love Star. Sapporo. Mos Burger X Mr. Donut. L to R: Donut Holes (asst), Chocolate "Cheese Burgers", Mango Pudding, Fried Dough with Raspberry "Ketchup". Convenience Store Sandwiches on ...


Dustin Harbin secures his spot at TCAF on the 5th floor, alone, by drawing me into a comic strip at his website. I like the ...


Rescued from the previous iteration of this very website is the following review of Iou Kuroda's Sexy Voice And Robo. When David Welsh contacted me ...


©2010 Evan Dorkin. From Dork #5 & Dork Volume 1: Who’s Laughing Now?. 100


From a store just outside Harajuku JR Station, comes these socks. Mickey Mouse as Spider-Man, from July 2009... months before the announcement of the Disney/Marvel ...


One of my best friends, Mr. Jamie Kirkpatrick, is particularly environmentally conscious. I was trying to figure out a way I could bring this back ...


[caption id="attachment_630" align="alignright" width="205" caption="Giant Robot Magazine #49 Cover by Adrian Tomine."][/caption] I don't really mention it on the blog here as much as I should, ...


©2010 Evan Dorkin. From Dork #5 & Dork Volume 1: Who’s Laughing Now?. 99


The official Kanji of the Year for 2009, as chosen by The Japanese Kanji Proficiency Society? Shin, or 'New'. Chosen for lots of different reasons, ...


Kirin Lemon Strong, 8% alcohol. It's terrible. Like lemon-flavoured paint thinner. Bought on my first night in Tokyo. This is Chuhai, a sort of only-in-Japan ...


Look, it's a stunning photo of ME, taken by Charlie Chu, Oni's newest employee (congrats buddy). That photo (or a crop thereof) graces an interview ...