Or Goo Goo G’Joob. Whatever does it for ya. More SFX work from my comic, The Happy Samurais.
Tag Archive: SFX
I’m pretty excited about how I’m handling the SFX in The Happy Samurais. Obviously with a Rock ‘n’ Roll comic, sound plays a HUGE part of things. I spent a long time checking out how other people had handled sound/music in comics. I took the best of those elements, added in a few of my own ideas and came up with something pretty different and cool. It’s a complicated process, but the first step is hand-lettering the SFX (rather than go with a digital font). I think it’s gonna come out pretty cool, but the great Nate Piekos of Blambot (who I respect a great deal) told me he doesn’t care for a mix of traditional and digital lettering. That if the SFX are hand-lettered, the balloons ought to be as well or he feels it stands out like a sore thumb and takes him out of the story. Definitely something to keep an eye on as I go forward.