Grotesque Anatomy
Friday, October 31, 2003
  More Measures of Manga
Yesterday's comparison between manga and American comics led to requests for some other matchups.

Manga vs. Essentials
12 issues of Shonen Jump vs. 4 Marvel Essentials (4 @ $15 = $60)

Manga vs. HCs
12 issues of Shonen Jump vs. 2 Marvel hardcovers (2 @ $30 = $60)

Manga vs. Total
12 issues of Shonen Jump vs. 1 bowl of Total (100% Daily Value of 12 Vitamins & Minerals)

Not pictured:  12 issues of Shonen Jump vs. 8.6 issues of The Comics Journal.
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Iron Fist

by John Jakala

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The Weak American Conversion Rate
And Now For Something Completely Same-Sex
Loading The Canon
Marvel's New Year's Resolution: More Crap
Return of the Patron Saint of Grotesque Anatomy
Mainstream Magazine Mentions of Comics
No Adrienne Barbeau??
[Need Cute Alliterative Title Using Letter M]
Mreow! Catty!!
Marvel Comics for January 2004