March 2009



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Metronome in Daily Yomiuri

Japan’s English language newspaper, The Daily Yomiuri, had some kind words on Metronome: “Offers a surprisingly engaging story that, without the hindrance of language, anyone can understand. Tanaka makes good use of rythmn, themes and cadences…

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Drawing Comics

I always seem to be coming to this realization that nobody looks anywhere near as closely at my work as I do.   And here are some pencils of the cover for my Turkmenistan book…

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some snippets from chapter 10, the last chapter! crazy. i have a lot of edits and talking back and forth with terry to do and then the cover, so still a lot of work and…

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Little Nothings 2 reviews

Newsarama: Trondheim appears determined to guarantee himself a place on everyone’s Best Of lists on an annual basis. Everything about the strips, the humor, the coloring, the observations about our cultural standards, is warm and…

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Drawing Comics

I just got told that my drawings of myself make me look like a grizzly monk. Is that so? Grizzly? Not too much news on the Turkmenistan book. At the moment a copy is USPSing…

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Dungeon Zenith 3 is now out

We’re shipping now the next installment of the main branch of Dungeon, one we hadn’t published anything new in for a while. It has a new artist who does a great segue from Trondheim/Sfar’s art. Generally…

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a day at the studio. in snow.

i’m finishing up chapter 9 right now, and it’s the next-to-last part! just like jesse i badly want to say that i’m done even though i’m not. and just like him, i have a landmark…

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