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If You Are Patient Like a Samurai, Kazuo Koike's 'Lone Wolf and Cub' Will Reward You

If You Are Patient Like a Samurai, Kazuo Koike's 'Lone Wolf and Cub' Will Reward You

By Hans Rollman

12 May 2016 // 2:30 AM

Dark and bleak, absorbing and fascinating, Dark Horse's reprint of this massive samurai manga classic deserves your time....

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Drawing Disaster: Comics, War and Trauma

By Hans Rollman

6 May 2016 // 2:30 AM

Disaster Drawn reveals that comics may be the most useful form for witnessing war and trauma....

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TV show 'Lucifer' Is Morbidly Fascinating and Perversely Entertaining>

Fox has taken Lucifer, one of the most intellectually complicated and morally challenging properties in the DC Comics library, and made a TV show. Naturally, they turned it into a police procedural....

Fantagraphics Artist Daniel Clowes Takes on Gender Inequality in Comics Establishment>

A Who's Who and What's What of 'Gotham's' Second Season + Harley Quinn>

'Supergirl's' Melissa Benoist Flies Toward an Audience and Network Expecting Heroics>

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