Manga, what can you say about it? It's all layered and varied between stories of self discovery, coming of age and the horrors of man. Manga as an art form and a story telling method has stood the test of time. Many of The Greats, have come from humble beginnings and with this trip to the British Museum, my love for manga has been reinvigorated.
Down the rabbit hole.
When entering, I was drawn in immediately by the beautiful illustration of Alice. She was the white rabbit for me, drawing me into a journey.
The first major section of the exhibit showed the first step in this wonderful part of Japanese culture. The original credited manga, Animal-person Carticatures dates back to the 12th century, unfortunately I forgot to snap any pictures of the displays.
From that point, there was a small section dedicated to how some of the most influential mangakas started out, this made me realise that in a world of talkers there will always be someone to takes action.
Edward Elric (Fullmetal Alchemists) as Simba
Extra: Alphonse Elric (Fullmetal Alchemists)
Winry Rockbell (Fullmetal Alchemists) as Nala
Boris (Balto trilogy) as Timon
Balto (Balto trilogy) as Pumbaa
Master Roshi (Dragon ball) as Rafiki
John (Ginga Nagareboshi Gin) as Zazu
Hohenheim Elric (Fullmetal Alchemists) as Mufasa
Trisha Elric (Fullmetal Alchemists) as Sabari
King Bradley (Fullmetal Alchemists) as Scar
Hougen (Ginga Densetsu Weed) as Banzai
Belladona (All dogs go to heaven series) as Shenzi
Gemba (Ginga Densetsu Weed) as Ed
Lucy (Fairy tail) as Kiara
Natsu (Fairy tail) as Kovu
Hotaru Tomoe (Sailor Moon) as Vitani
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Spike Spiegel (of Cowboy Bebop), Sailor Venus/Minako Aino (of Sailor Moon), Yuki Sohma (of Fruits Basket), Erza Scarlet (of Fairy Tail), & Alucard (of Hellsing)
Hey, everybody! It's been a month since I've last written anything about what's happening in my life, and I am back from vacation for which I will be focusing on with discussing in this latest journal entry.
Things have been going bit better with myself lately: My stepbrother finally got married on July 26th in which all our friends & families attended, and I was very happy for him to be with his true love at last. It took us a year to prep things up for witnessing his marriage, but it turned out to be a great celebration on that day. The catering at the wedding tasted so well my stepbrother hired him to help on that day for which I'll s