Osamu Tezuka created some of the greatest manga of any generation, but even more amazingly he created a lot of great super-powered characters. One of the greatest is easily the super-doctor Black Jack.
Black Jack volume 1 reprints the characters earliest adventures, and they are things of beauty. Great art, compelling stories, great action; these are straight up some of the most compelling stories you can find.
Read more on Black Jack volume 1 at the Examiner.
Despite my illness, I have already went two weeks without a new Thor’s Day, so I am getting out of my haze to write the penultimate chapter in our DOOM! Saga.
Don’t want to go back issue hunting? You can read this in Thor Visionaries: Walter Simonson, vol. 2.
Odin's brothers clearly need to tan more.
Peter Bagge and Gilbert Hernandez are not the most mainstream names in comic, but they certainly tried their hands at it once upon a time. Yeah! was a great comic and now more people can experience just how amazing it was thanks to a new collection from Fantagraphics. Check out the details, and the review, at the Examiner.