Jump to content
Sign in to follow this  
Ajanta

Graphic Novels

Recommended Posts

Ajanta    2

The graphic Novel thread! :)

 

What are your favourite graphic novels?

 

One of my favourites: Black Hole! (By Charles Burns)

 

Posted Image

 

And X'ed Out by Burns. :) Can't wait to read the second chapter.

 

Posted Image

 

Just bought Maus: a graphic novel about the holocaust. A beautiful but sad story. :)

 

Posted Image

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Do I need to introduce you to Watchmen? The best comics/graphic novel ever IMO. The awesomeness of the graphic parts actually matches the narrative ones.

 

The manga Haruka-na machi e by Jirō Taniguchi. About nostalgic memories of the past. Very powerful.

 

If you know french (I also think it was translated in Dutch) you must check out Peter Pan by Loisel. The story is revisited with very interesting twists, tragedy and very deep moments IMO. A masterpiece.

 

Posted Image

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Rotwang    323

Of the few I've read I think Arkham Asylum is my favourite. The story is kinda pretentious but the art (by Dave McKean) is great:

 

Posted Image

 

It also loosely inspired one of the greatest videogames ever made.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Posted ImageFrank Miller's Batman: The Dark Knight Returns is good reading too, if you like batman comics!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Restore formatting

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Sign in to follow this  

×
×
  • Create New...