Tuesday, June 28, 2011

Tuesday Tangents: Thought of You

Quick Overview:
Title: Thought of You
Animator: Ryan Woodward
Official Website: conteanimated.com
What it is: Animation meets choreography meets love story

Thursday, June 16, 2011

The Wormworld Saga

Quick Overview:
Title: The Wormworld Saga
Author/Artist: Daniel Lieske
Website: wormworldsaga.com
Started: December 2010
Ended: -
Pros: Magical art; nostalgic appeal; unique layout
Cons: None evident so far

His Face All Red

Quick Overview:
Title: His Face All Red
Author/Artist: Em Carroll
Website: emcarroll.com/comics/faceallred/01.html
Released: Halloween 2010
Pros: Intuitive layout; masterful pacing; chilling conclusion
Cons: May give you nightmares

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

What Birds Know

Quick Overview:
Title: What Birds Know
Authors/Artists: Emelie Friberg and Mattias Thorelli
Website: fribergthorelli.com/wbk
Started: October 2005
Ended: -
Pros: Shocking plot twists; great character development
Cons: Reeeeeally slow start; generic setting

Tuesday Tangents: Goodnight Dune

Quick Overview:
Title: Goodnight Dune
Author/Artist: Julia Yu
Website: goodnightdune.com
What it is: A wonderfully illustrated spoof of Goodnight Moon

Monday, June 13, 2011

The Phoenix Requiem

Quick Overview:
Title: The Phoenix Requiem
Author/Artist: Sarah Ellerton
Website: requiem.seraph-inn.com
Started: September 2007
Ended: March 2011
Pros: Beautiful, atmospheric art; cinematic pacing
Cons: One-note characters; confusing climax

The Meek

Quick Overview:
Title: The Meek
Author/Artist: Der-Shing Helmer
Website: meekcomic.com
Started: December 2008
Ended: -
Cons: Inconsistent updates