Thursday, December 26, 2013

My Year in Review 2013- Comics, Manga, and Graphic Novels

Ranked from least to most favourite:

27. John Wagner et al (Writers) Carlos Ezquerra et al (artists)- Judge Dredd, The Complete Case Files 01 
26. David Boyd, illustrated by Drew Ng- Battle of Queenston Heights 
25. Shirow Masamune- Ghost in the Shell
24. John Wagner, illustrated by Vince Locke- A History of Violence
23. John L. Goldwater, Bob Montana et al- The Best of Archie 
22. Greg Rucka, illustrated by Steve Lieber- Whiteout
21. Frank Miller- 300  
20. Masashi Kishimoto (translated by Katy Bridges): Naruto, Volume 1
19. Scott Chantler- Tower of Treasure 
18. Bram Stoker, illustrated by various artists- Graphic Classics  
17. Sharon E. McKay, illustrated by Daniel Lafrance- War Brothers
16. Julie Doucet- My New York Diary
15. Julie Maroh, translated by Ivanka Hahnenberger- Blue is the Warmest Color
14. Bryan Talbot- Alice in Sunderland
13. Mariko Tamaki, illustrated by Steve Rolston- Emiko Superstar
12. Alison Bechdel- Fun Home
11. Mark Millar, illustrated by John Romita, Jr.- Kick-Ass Volume 1 

THE TOP 10! 
10. Ashley Spires- Binky the Space Cat 
9. Guy Delisle- Pyongyang
8. Craig Thompson- Blankets
7. Various authors- Totally Mad: 60 Years of Humor, Satire, Stupidity and Stupidity
6. Alan Moore, illustrated by Kevin O'Neill- The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen
5. Michel Rabagliati- Paul Has a Summer Job
4. Grant Morrison, illustrated by Frank Quitely-  All-Star Superman Vol. 1
3. Sarah Leavitt- Tangles
2. Lynn Johnston- Something Old, Something New
1. David Small- Stitches


Nikki in Niagara said...

Great Idea, John. Very eclectic list! Feel free to add it to the December linky on the challenge page. Stitches is one I still haven't managed to get around to, but will!

Barbara Bruederlin said...

Nobody could accuse you of ignoring comics, manga and graphic novels this year.

Kailana said...

Oh, some new comics to check out. :)

John Mutford said...

Nicola: I like hearing "eclectic"! Thanks! And I will add a link to December linky. Good idea.

Barbara: A dirty, rotten liar could.

Kailana: And if you have any recommendations, I'd love to hear them.