Umibe no Machi
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Umibe no Machi

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Synonyms: Ding Dong Circus, A Dream in Heaven, The Ballad of Henri and Anne, Seventeen, Seaside Town, The Town Horse, Little Boy, Cute Little Boy, The Vietnam Debate, Sad Max, Summer Course, Harbour Marie, Chee-Chee Hat, Eyeball of the Desert, Bad Moon
Japanese: うみべのまち 佐々木マキのマンガ1967-81


Type: Manga
Volumes: 1
Chapters: 37
Status: Finished
Published: Sep 23, 1967 to 1981
Genres: Comedy Comedy, Fantasy Fantasy
Theme: Psychological Psychological
Demographic: Seinen Seinen
Serialization: Garo
Authors: Sasaki, Maki (Story & Art)


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1. Tengoku de Miru Yume (A Dream in Heaven)
2. Henri to Anne no Ballad (The Ballad of Henri and Anne)
3. Seventeen
4. Umibe no Machi (Seaside Town)
5. Machi no Uma (The Town Horse)
6. Bouya, Kawaii Bouya (Little Boy, Cute Little Boy)
7. Vietnam Touron (The Vietnam Debate)
8. Kanashii Max (Sad Max)
9. Kyodai na Zou II
10. Summer Course
11. Soda Fountain
12. Minato no Marie (Harbour Marie)
13. Bunruigaku Nyuumon
14. Chee-Chee Hat
15. Keikigeki: Sabaku no Medama (A Light Comedy: Eyeball of the Desert)
16. Pickles-gai Ibun (Strange Tales of Pickles Street)
17. Ding Dong Circus
18. Bad Moon (The Bad Moon)
19. Fukurou to Koneko-chan
20. Tawagoto-shi-tachi Kotenteki Abekobe Lock
21. 6-gatsu no Inseki
22-23. J.J. Picard Shi no Hanashi no Tsuzuki
24. Boku no Debuinko-chan
25. Scat Taisa no Kiroku
26. Shoukasen Otoko
27. Tabi no Tenshi
28. Dokusho no Tashinami
29. Dr. Aesop
30. Doutoku Manga
31. Muteki no Zokubutsu
32. Sorezore no Asa
33. Suna ni Kieta Tamida
34. No Kid No Cry
35. Make a Fake
36. Hijou no Okite
37. Half Crazy


Several of the one-shots from Umibe no Machi were published in English by Breakdown Press in their Maki Sasaki collection Ding Dong Circus and other stories on December 17, 2015.


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Jul 25, 2020
Recommending this feels a bit strange because that's the kind of work that would only be enjoyed by those who love Garo and underground comics in general but those same people are probably already aware of the works of Sasaki Maki because of how unique and instantly recognizable his style is. What comes out of his mind is almost impossible to describe properly and I believe searching for some of his art online will be a thousand times more telling than anything I could tell you about it but I'll still give it a shot.

His stories are basically as experimental as they can get and ...

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