Mechanical Man Blues (1998) comic books
Story and Art by Tsukasa Kotobuki. Radio Comix's first translated manga in America! In the far distant future, humans are a dying breed, losing the war against machines and technology. The beautiful Lady Sonia leads a scruffy band of resistance fighters -- humans determined to break free from the machines' control. To this end, they steal the machines' secret weapon, a special Mechanical Man named Gun, who has been trapped in suspended animation. But whose side will he be on when he reawakens? And will he come online in time to save Lady Sonia's people? Features kinetic action, superb artwork and an exciting story from one of the hottest artists in the field of manga today! 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.95.
Story and Art by Tsukasa Kotobuki. The action really heats up in the second issue of Kotobuki's exciting manga adventure! After the death of the beautiful Lady Sonia, her freedom fighters raise her daughter Poporo to fight for their cause! Now Poporo, all grown up, is ready to continue her mother's work in the battle against the machines...and she'll need all of Gun's help to defeat all the Mechanical Men that are gunning for her! Can she survive long enough to reactivate Gun again? 32 pages, B&W. Mature Readers. Cover price $2.95.
by Tsukasa Kotobuki The third and final exciting issue of Tsukasa Kotobuki's action-packed science fiction adventure comes speeding your way! Poporo and Gun are drawn into the climactic battle between the beautiful and deadly Sisters of Doom, Beretta and Rebecca! As the battle progresses, enemies become friends and friends become enemies in an all-out battle for survival! This issue features an all-new cover by Adam (GEN13, Titans, Dirty Pair) Warren! Plus, this issue also includes a short sneak-peek at some of the translated manga Radio Comix has lined up for 2000, including a new comic by Hisao Tamaki (Star Wars: A New Hope Manga)! RES. from Previews Vol. IX #4 (Apr99) b&w, 40pg" Cover price $3.95.