Sunday, May 25, 2008
Hey kids! Free Foreign Comics!
A recent post on the Kaijuphile message forum provided a link to an online Godzilla comic from a Japanese website and I figured that I'd mention it here on the blog. It’s uncertain whether it’s a scan of a previously published manga or some sort of fan-produced work (a lot of amateur artists in Japan are often as talented as their professional counterparts), but given that the site hasn’t updated in four years, it’s safe to assume that there won’t be any new material any time soon. Still, it’s an interesting perusal all the same and Godzilla actually looks like his cinematic representation, which is more than could be said for his old Marvel comics appearance. You can skip right to the comic here (the monster-heavy content is in the third chapter called “The Struggle”: