my favorite thing about england is that the word pulp doesnt exist
Dear treasured OCB readers, meet your new protagonist
A young East German punk pounds at the Berlin Wall with a chisel and sledgehammer on November 10, 1989, the day after the fall of the East German Communist government rendered the Wall obsolete.
I was just looking at this page and thinking— if this were an American super hero comic this would have been drawn with him driving directly at you in an attempt to impress the reader with how awesome he is. Otomo doesn’t need to be so desperate about it. Tetsuo is awesome because of what he does and what he’s going to do. If you’ve read this scene then you’re not just seeing the side of his head in that second panel. You’re seeing his thoughts. And they are more intense than ten Batmans jumping right into your eyeballs.
"The really trippy part of this theory is that technologies only become obsolete when they’re replaced. Which means that perhaps something, some mental apparatus which is probably right under our noses already, is waiting in the wings to help us transition from this to… well, whatever comes…