Deconstructing Comics #638: ‘Domu: A Child’s Dream’

by Hannah Means Shannon

The Deconstructing Comics Podcast is back tonight to talk about the other work of Akira creator Katsuhiro Otomo…

In the manga world. Katsuhiro Otomo’s Akira has Watchmen-like status. But, as with Alan Moore, the work that caused a sensation overshadows the creator’s excellent previous work. In this case, that’s Domu: A Child’s Dream, originally published in Japanese in 1980-81, and (criminally) out of print in English for nearly two decades now. In this episode, Alberto Melendez (co-creator of the recently-critiqued AntFarm) joins Tim to discuss this forgotten gem. Review by Seth T. Hanhe on Review by Evan Krell on Reviews on Goodreads Read Domu on super-cheesy site Kissmanga
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