David \ (Macross3@excite.com)
Tue, 30 May 2000 14:29:03 -0700 (PDT)


On Tue, 30 May 2000 12:39:28 -0800, gundam@aeug.org wrote:

> >From: Salamangka <gaijin@i-manila.com.ph>
> >
> >
> >As if the Americans don't do this themselves. I've seen Farscape - it
still
> >has stereotyped characters there. Although I like the series because of
its
> >snappy wit and character interactions.
>
> Alan Moore and Frank Miller are one-of-a-kinds. Most western writers
> rely on the same old sterotypes. (Though I think Miller has fallen
> into sterotyping his own stories and characters.)
>

It should be noted that Miller does have a uniquely Japanese influence in
his works. He championed Lone Wolf & Cub in the 80s (and it's coming back
soon from Dark Horse) and it can also be seen in his Daredevil run (which
was edgy, brutal and very "samurai")

 

Jojo

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