THE MANGA CHRIST

BY SIKU

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CONCEPT

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I was commissioned by Hodder and Stoughton book publishers to develop a Manga graphic novel adaptation of the New and Old Testament Bible. I also had to do four covers for four different versions of the project. Here, we have some character development for the first of the four covers (Fig.01a).

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I needed to develop Manga hero archetypes. The first was Jesus. This was only an initial first step. Fig.01 bd are cover ...

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