Archives for March, 2010

My brother-in-law Damon's passions are photography and travel, two things I'm rather fond of myself that dovetail together nicely. Right now, he's in Guatemala, photographing ...



http://www.mangablog.net/ Top entry by Jake Forbes right now. An open-letter style blog post about the future of the manga industry, and why Japanese Publishers, American Publishers, ...


Heya, I just confirmed that I am in fact going to Comic-Con International: San Diego 2010. Pretty excited, I had to miss last year due ...


©2010 Evan Dorkin. From Dork #8 & Dork Volume 2: Circling The Drain. 115


©2010 Evan Dorkin. From Dork #8 & Dork Volume 2: Circling The Drain. 114


I absolutely had to go back to the Osamu Tezuka Manga Museum on my second trip to Japan. It was one of the highlights of ...


©2010 Evan Dorkin. From Dork #8 & Dork Volume 2: Circling The Drain. 113


©2010 Evan Dorkin. From Dork #8 & Dork Volume 2: Circling The Drain. 112


I've talked about it before, but one of the most disorienting things about Tokyo is when you move away from the major roads and into ...


©2010 Evan Dorkin. From Dork #8 & Dork Volume 2: Circling The Drain. 111


‘George Sprott,’ Aboriginal manga lead nominations for the 2010 Doug Wright Awards 6th annual awards to be handed out as part of Toronto ...


©2010 Evan Dorkin. From Dork #8 & Dork Volume 2: Circling The Drain. 110


©2010 Evan Dorkin. From Dork #8 & Dork Volume 2: Circling The Drain. 109


Since typing on an iPhone is so awful, I will simply say that it is ridiculous that the suprheroes are upset about Green Arrow killing ...


©2010 Evan Dorkin. From Dork #8 & Dork Volume 2: Circling The Drain. 108


I was at the Korean grocery store in my neighbourhood and found these neat snacks based on the anime (and manga I guess) Crayon Shinchan, ...


All of the most carefully embargoed secrets can be lain to waste by one unexpected early listing on Amazon.com, and that's exactly what happened today. ...


©2010 Evan Dorkin. From Dork #8 & Dork Volume 2: Circling The Drain. 107


http://www.tcj.com/manga/journalista-reputation-destroying-extra-four-years-work Very, very good news. Edit: Much longer post (by me) here: http://comics212.net/2010/03/09/matt-thorn-to-edit-curate-new-manga-line-for-fantagraphics/ - Chris


Most of the Random Japan posts here are about food, because (more often than not) food was a sort of in-between thing when I was ...


©2010 Evan Dorkin. From Dork #8 & Dork Volume 2: Circling The Drain. 106 [caption id="attachment_3035" align="alignright" width="200" caption="Dork Volume 2: Circling the Drain"][/caption] Hello! And ...


"But if there is a lesson here, it’s this. Comics are too expensive, You make them cheaper, much cheaper, and people will buy them. Buy ...


©2010 Evan Dorkin. From Dork #5 & Dork Volume 1: Who’s Laughing Now?. 105 And this strip marks the end of DORK #5, which had a ...


3:00pm: Continuing on from yesterday. Sorry i got a late start, I was actually finishing my Marvel numbers. Did you know that, not counting posters, Marvel ...