My second exploration into Akira was always going to end about halfway though (a situation to be remedied), so diving into the full story was naturally only ever going to deliver half the experience.
Kill cubed – From Japanese short story to Tom Cruise
Ogre was pretty simple in its basic premise – on an atomic wasteland in the 21st Century, the AI controlled mega tank, an ‘Ogre’, has a simple mission of destroying the enemy, or command post, or both!
It was about a year ago that I needed to update my one machine’s software and was daunted with the industry’s standard, Adobe software, absurd new licensing system.
I was not what you call a classic ‘comic book’ fan as a kid and never got into the whole DC or Marvel super hero thing.
The chap had a book of spaceship illustrations that he was using as inspiration and I was so besotted with it he let me borrow it for a while…