Somebody please release Akira reimagined in Jack Kirby's style

I love this illustration by Marco D'Alfonso, showing what Akira would have looked like if it were drawn by the master of all comibook masters, Jack "The King" Kirby. Enjoy:

Somebody please release Akira reimagined in Jack Kirby's style

I love the art of Katsuhiro Otomo, but Jack Kirby—the artist who created most of the best superheroes of all time—owns my heart. I just can't have enough of his style, especially in his older years. I would buy this thing in a heartbeat.

More of his work.

Somebody please release Akira reimagined in Jack Kirby's style

Somebody please release Akira reimagined in Jack Kirby's style

Somebody please release Akira reimagined in Jack Kirby's style

Marco D'Alfonso is a Canadian graphic designer and illustrator. You can follow his work in DeviantArt and his blog.


This is part of a series in which we are featuring really cool 2D or 3D illustrations and animations. If you are an illustrator or animator with high quality work, please drop me a line here.


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