• Castlevania: All the Gore You Need

    Castlevania: All the Gore You Need0

    Gamers had a lot of reasons to worry when Netflix announced they’d be making a Castlevania animated series. What adaptation have we ever been given that hasn’t disappointed? However, in early July I watched as Vlad Dracula Tepes unleashed his hellish armies upon the human citizens of Wallachia and I could not have been happier.

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  • Review: The Art of Charlie Chan Hock Chye

    Review: The Art of Charlie Chan Hock Chye0

    The Art of Charlie Chan Hock Chye Sonny Liew March 2016 Pantheon Books The Art of Charlie Chan Hock Chye, has been nominated – and won – awards all over the world. This year, cartoonist Sonny Liew is deservedly nominated for an Eisner for his graphic novel about the history of Singapore through the eyes

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  • Remixing the Classics: Hideo Furukawa’s Novella Slow Boat

    Remixing the Classics: Hideo Furukawa’s Novella Slow Boat0

    Slow Boat Hideo Furukawa Pushkin Press June 6, 2017 A review copy was provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. The novella Slow Boat by Hideo Furukawa is, in his words, a remix. He states, “To take your love for the original and situate it in the present,” and he does exactly that

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