Vids I Dig 042: Cartoonist Kayfabe: Show and Tell 11: Outlaw Comics

From Cartoonist Kayfabe’s YouTube description: What’s an outlaw comic? Ed Piskor and Jim Rugg attempt to answer that question as they examine this misunderstood comic book subgenre. Outlaws comics are a strain of offensive, ink-drenched, violence-soaked indie comics began to spread through the direct market in the 80s and 90s. These comics featured nightmarish visions of graphic torment far beyond the vanilla, Comics-Code-approved 4-color fantasies. Welcome to comic book hell!

Vids I Dig 030: Cartoonist Kayfabe: Akira – Making a Masterpiece, Part 2: ‘Domu, A Child’s Dream’

From Cartoonist Kayfabe’s YouTube description: The King Kayfabers continue their coverage of Katsuhiro Otomo’s work leading up to Akira by revisiting Domu: A Child’s Dream.

You won’t want to miss the revelations your favorite comic books hosts unearth as they into toward their commentary on the great manga, Akira.

Vids I Dig 022: Cartoonist Kayfabe: Akira – Making a Masterpiece, Part 1: ‘Fireball’

From Cartoonist Kayfabe’s YouTube description: Masterworks don’t come out of thin air and with this multipart series, the boys examine the earliest comics work of Katsuhiro Otomo that establish many of the themes he will eventually refine into his crowning achievement, Akira.

Vids I Dig 009: Cartoonist Kayfabe: Palmer’s Picks, Wizard 7, ‘Cerebus’ by Dave Sim

The Cartoonist Kayfabe guys (Ed Piskor & Jim Rugg) discuss the Palmer’s Picks feature from Wizard, Issue 7.

Words and analysis about this specific feature from the man, Tom Palmer Jr., himself.