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Gloom Party: How to Read Manga

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Learn slang, black humor and the uniquely Japanese comedic rhythm in Yoshio Kawashima's classic Gloom Party, a shorts collection from Shonen Champion Comics. Every four frame strip stands alone, pacing the reader at one lesson per page, one punch line at a time. Features an ensemble cast of colorful recurring characters and their wild adventures.
Have you ever missed the punch line of a Japanese joke? Gloom Party teaches you how to “read” between the lines of manga. The commentary and supplementary photos added in this edition explain in detail Japanese slang, cultural history, and classic pop culture. Reoccurring characters like Sachiko the child bride, sexy “See-Through Teacher”, the flower of the construction camp, and the three middle-age men take you on an adventure through Japan.

Alt. Title: Gloom Party Vol. 1
ISBN-13: 9781569709566
ISBN-10: 1569709564
Imprint: DMP
Type: Single Volume
Format: Softcover, Black & White
Size: 7.0625" x 10.125"
Pages: 192 (approx.)
SRP: $14.95
Release Date: Mar 22, 2006
Genre: Comedy, Educational

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Title: DEADLOCK Vol.1
Author: Saki Aida, Yuh Takashina (英田サキ, 高階佑)
Publisher: Tokuma Shoten (徳間書店)

 

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