When Marvel translated Akira by Katsuhiro Otomo into English, they also coloured the black-and-white originals, employing Steve Oliff for the task. Well, over 300 hand-painted Oliff colour guides are about to be made available on felixcomicart.com from $40 up. They’ll also be debuting a short documentary where Steve outlines his working relationship with Otomo… We’ll update when it all goes live.
By Josh Hechinger Welcome to From Strip to Script, where I take a page of finished comic art and try to derive a script from it, to see what I can learn from the exercise. I think I’ve mentioned before that James Robinson’s work on Starman for DC was the comic that made me aware […]