Aug 29, 2018
This week we’re talking with David Brothers--comics critic turned manga editor at Viz Media--about all his favorite manga, American comics versus Japanese comics, the greatness that is Jojo, and the future of comics.
Aug 22, 2018
Sloane and Leslie do a complete overview of the Naoki Urasawa's manga series, Pluto. The series is based on Osamu Tezuka's Astroboy/Mighty Atom story arc, "The Greatest Robot on Earth," combines so many elements of both of their work to create a beautiful, melancholy story about what it means to be human.
Aug 15, 2018
Sloane and Leslie do a brief overview of the works of the late, great Satoshi Kon. From his work directing shorts to feature length films, to his beginnings as a manga artist with an amazing sense of grand scale and cinematic pacing, his work is a must for fans of art and film. Mentioned in this episode: Magnetic Rose...
Aug 1, 2018
Sloane and Leslie have a discussion about the newest addition to the popular movie franchise, and why we just love absurd stunts. Spoiler warning: there are spoilers. Talking points: fun spy movies, adult braces, bad acting.