23rd Manga Division Jury Selections
How many light-years to Babylon?
DOWMAN Sayman [Japan]
A science fiction epic by an author known for short works. After Earth is destroyed, Bab, an earthling with amnesia, wanders from star to star in a rocket along with space creatures Hopper and Junk Heap, in search of his lost memory and Earth. With magnificent settings and mysterious yet amiable depictions, the comical characters’ daily interactions invite laughter.