By: Joe Alterio
A LIST APART
TABLETOP WARGAMING — a crash-course in late-stage modern life.
Joe Alterio on MILLION YEAR PICNIC
He invented the manic, spongey cartoon style we take for granted.
A pioneer and mighty purveyor of the UPA style of cartooning.
Joe Alterio on AKZIDENZ-GROTESK
Harryhausen’s animation is not realistic… it’s magical.
His comics have a flavor of animation’s madness.
Everything that ever was, and is now, and ever will be.
Eat your heart out, Indiana Jones.
Though he ended up on the world’s biggest stages, he was a mensch.
Watching Kirk vs. Gorn