In an attempt to get through the first 20 issues of Elfquest in less than a year and a half, I’ll be tackling issues #3 and #4 today. As always, you can read along at elfquest.com if you don’t have the paper issues.
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I am writing this column on a borrowed iPad whose keyboard I am not used to. Please excuse any errors, typos, and bizarre auto-suggestions that may survive editing. If you don’t have your own copies of Elfquest, you can follow along at http://www.elfquest.com.
I was introduced to Elfquest about 1980 in Bobbie’s Books, the local used bookstore which doubled as Bryan, TX’s only comic store at the time. I wandered over to the wall racks holding comics near the register, and started poking through them. I owned all of three comics at the time, purchased as some sort [...]
Hello! You may remember me from such insightful posts as Visual Languages of Manga and Comics and, er, well, just that one, really. You shall all be subject to me on a regular basis for a while, as Noah has asked me to be a monthly columnist. At the moment, I’m not sure what direction [...]
Hello! I’m known as Telophase in various places online, and when I dropped a couple of comments about the visual language of manga on a post a couple of weeks month or so back, Noah asked me to make a guest post (originally during the time that HU was down, and rescheduled for today). So [...]