Operation: Edo Period

Posted: 12/06/2015 in Operation After Action Report
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Week one-nintey-six of Operation Graphite – theme: Edo Period.

Shock - Spider Yokai

Often, when people think the Edo Period, they usually think of chanbara films. Since my mind usually wanders towards swords, I am also guilty of thinking that narrow. The woodblock printings that inspired everything from Impressionism in Europe, to modern Manga and comic books thrived in the Edo Period. Many woodblocks depicted monsters of mythology and folklore, and these have always been some of my favorite.

Shock – Spider Yokai


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