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Lone Wolf and Cub Creator Kazuo Koike Has Passed Away

Lone Wolf and Cub Creator Kazuo Koike Has Passed Away

Kazuo Koike, the creator of Lone Wolf and Cub (along with artist Goseki Kojima) and one of the most prolific creators of manga, has died His official Twitter account and various news outlets reported that Koike, 82, was hospitalized for pneumonia and passed away on Wednesday.Koike is the creator of Lone Wolf and Cub and[...]


Paul Pope Covered Lone Wolf And Cub Criterion Blu-Ray Box Set Wandering To The UK

Paul Pope Covered Lone Wolf And Cub Criterion Blu-Ray Box Set Wandering To The UK

The Criterion Collection have produced 2K restorations of the original 6 live action films to be released on March 27th 2017 in the UK (amazon link), which seem to have been previously released in the states.Here's Paul Pope's art for the box set:The films, based on (writer) Kazuo Koike and (artist) Goseki Kojima's manga of the same name about Ogami[...]

New Lone Wolf And Cub: A Classic Continues &#8211 Look It Moves By Adi Tantimedh

New Lone Wolf And Cub: A Classic Continues – Look! It Moves! By Adi Tantimedh

In the afterword to volume one, Koike talks about mourning the passing of original series artist Goseki Kojima and seeking his widow’s blessing before embarking on a search for a new artist Hideki Mori had finished the 11-volume Bokko, an award-winning (and untranslated) series about a strategist saving cities from invading armies in ancient China,[...]