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The Pull List – Usagi Yojimbo: The Hidden #4

Just as Inspector Ishida and Usagi prepare to Oda the theft about the box left behind the murdered Kirishitan, a group of assassins spring into action. Making quick work of the unskilled assassins, but losing Oda in the chaos,  Inspector Ishida and Usagi two ponder about their next steps. After being hindered in their investigation by Chief […]

The Pull List – Usagi Yojimbo: The Hidden #3

Getting a tip from the town’s seedy snitch, Inspector Ishida and Usagi discover that Matsuhaira, the murdered Kirishitan, was carrying a box that was sought after by the Shogunate. This box was created outside of Japan and contained something worth to be kill over. But was the box was not found with Matsuhaira’s body, leading to Inspector Ishida to […]

The Pull List – Usagi Yojimbo: The Hidden #2

After carefully examining the corpses of two unknown men, Usagi and Inspector Ishida discover a Kirishitan (Japanese Christian) tailsman. Under orders of the Shogun, Kirishitan has been ban and the remaining believers trend carefully in Japan. Deducing that these murdered bodies have high connections to others, Usagi and Inspector Ishida set off to find answers with the city gate keepers and […]

The Pull List – Usagi Yojimbo: The Hidden #1

In the next installment for in Miyamoto Usagi’s adventure, Usagi and Inspector Ishida are put on a case to identity two corpses. These corpses were found abandon and show signs of travel on their body. However, Usagi and Inspector Ishida discover a talisman left behind that will begin their investigation. Usagi Yojimbo: The Hidden is a seven part […]

The Pull List – Usagi Yojimbo #165

Issue 165 takes place in the aftermath of the head treasurer Hatamoto Asano is assassinated. Usagi and inspector Ishida piece together the clues left behind by the Black Goblin Gang and Nezumi the thief to lead them to meeting area between the boss of the Black Goblin Gang and the hidden Mastermind behind the whole operation. Usagi and […]

The Pull List: Usagi Yojimbo #163 Mouse Trap

It’s been some time since I’ve read a Usagi Yojimbo comic; like many other kids growing up in the late 80’s, I first heard of Miyamoto Usagi from the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles cartoon and later found the long running comic series by Stan Saki. The Usagi Yojimbo series is great nod to great Japanese […]