“Oshimi has rarely shied away from analyzing what is most clearly unsettling about sexuality; now, he seems eager to explore those elements of it we obscured out of fear.”
“What I cannot forgive is ambition that announces itself and then never materializes.”
“Few comics possess this sense of reserve and poise; few know how to capture the menace of silence so well.”
At its best, Franken Fran comes off with such a wicked charge that you feel yourself participating in its delightfully profane acts.
“The best of art justifies its own existence…All Bungo Stray Dogs can offer is a barely audible yap.”
Mobile Suit Gundam Thunderbolt is achingly cool…cool in that grim, stupid, utterly unselfconscious way a Zack Snyder would eat up.