Illustration by Hiko (ヒコ), 2014 For the novel Crime and...



Illustration by Hiko (ヒコ), 2014 
For the novel Crime and Punishment of Fathers (父たちの罪と罰)
Written by Osamu Kodama (小玉オサム) 
Published in G-men #217

The History of Christianity Without Honor and Humanity...





The History of Christianity Without Honor and Humanity (仁義なきキリスト教史), 2014 
Novel by Cassin Kyosuke (架神恭介)
Cover art by Gengoroh Tagame (田亀源五郎)

Cassin Kyosuke’s upcoming novel reimagines the life of Jesus as an epic Japanese yakuza story. The title is a play on Kinji Fukasaku’s (深作欣二) classic yakuza film Battles Wthout Honor and Humanity (仁義なき戦い). The book comes out next week (February 26th), and it’s already the #2 bestseller in the “Christianity, Judaism” category on Amazon.co.jp! 

Tagame mentioned on his Facebook that this novel contains no homoerotic elements. Other than, I would contend, his own incredible cover art. It’s already one of my favorite pieces in the entire Gengoroh Tagame oeuvre

Bonus: Tomoyasu Hotei (布袋寅泰) performing his song (famously used in Kill Bill) "Battle Without Honor or Humanity.“

The History of Christianity Without Honor and Humanity...





The History of Christianity Without Honor and Humanity (仁義なきキリスト教史), 2014 
Novel by Cassin Kyosuke (架神恭介)
Cover art by Gengoroh Tagame (田亀源五郎)

Cassin Kyosuke’s upcoming novel reimagines the life of Jesus as an epic Japanese yakuza story. The title is a play on Kinji Fukasaku’s (深作欣二) classic yakuza film Battles Wthout Honor and Humanity (仁義なき戦い). The book comes out next week (February 26th), and it’s already the #2 bestseller in the “Christianity, Judaism” category on Amazon.co.jp! 

Tagame mentioned on his Facebook that this novel contains no homoerotic elements. Other than, I would contend, his own incredible cover art. It’s already one of my favorite pieces in the entire Gengoroh Tagame oeuvre

Bonus: Tomoyasu Hotei (布袋寅泰) performing his song (famously used in Kill Bill) "Battle Without Honor or Humanity.“

Illustration by Terujirou (晃次郎)for a novel written by Mizuju...



Illustration by Terujirou (晃次郎)
for a novel written by Mizuju Shirai (白井水十) 
in the March 2013 issue of G-men

via Terujirou’s Twitter, @terujirou1014

Illustration by Terujirou (晃次郎)for a novel written by Mizuju...



Illustration by Terujirou (晃次郎)
for a novel written by Mizuju Shirai (白井水十) 
in the March 2013 issue of G-men

via Terujirou’s Twitter, @terujirou1014