The Nikopol Trilogy has ratings and 73 reviews. J.G. Keely said: There’s something so indulgent about French stories, which is at the same time the. What begins as a futuristic fish-out-of-water story metamorphoses—through Enki Bilal’s gritty illustrations and masterful use of the cinematic and. The son of a Bosnian father and a Czech mother, Enki Bilal spent his Alcide Nikopol is a man who fell to earth, after orbiting in suspended.

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Facebook Google Twitter Print Email. I love the weird futuristic meets ancient egypt-thing. Space Battle Lunchtime Vol.

If you found this website helpful, please support it by making a donation: Refresh and try again. While creatively that is a delight, it can make it hard to follow in places.

I nimopol an English version, and read that afterwards and managed to catch all the things I missed. Son lejanos recuerdos de mi juventud universitaria que explotaron al encontrar y reconocer la tapa de esta BD.

The Nikopol Trilogy brings together three previously published volumes— Carnival of MortalsWoman Trap and Cold Equator —all impressive works of imagination meticulously written, drawn and colored by European comics artist Bilal.

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The Nikopol Trilogy

It’s just a perfect blend: Apr 21, Franz rated it really liked it. His use of visual metaphor is extensive and often overt, especially in the last chapter.


Return to Book Page. The very first Enki Bilal I read. Why don’t they take the fuel they need in the beginning nlkopol they are almighty and powerful beyond imagination?

Blue-haired news correspondent Jill Bioskop dispatches stories 30 years into the past using a device called a scriptwriter, while she takes pills to eradicate the bloody memories of men she has murdered. Perhaps it’s my problem, but I tend to feel that nothing can really replace a good story.

Nikopol can no longer call his life or body his own, because Horus needs to possess him to act as his instrument of revenge against his fellow gods, hovering in their pyramid spacecraft above Paris. Click here to read our Sponsored Book Review Program submission guidelines. Trivia About The Nikopol Trilogy. Horus, the renegade falcon god, takes possession of Nikopol’s body, rendering him immortal, and concocts a conspiracy to overthrow the Choublanc regime.

La Trilogia di Nikopol contiene tre storie, collegate tra loro, nikpol tra il e il Overall iblal, despite struggling a bit with the lack of plot I absolutely loved this – It ticks so many boxes from mad characters quoting Beaudelaire to featuring a telepathic cat called Gogol – Its the delirious product of giving an artist TOTAL freedom – no formula to follow, no particular genre, time frame – anything goes.

Original Fiction in I was not sure what was going on, it only became muddier as the series progressed, a bit too crazy and wild for my limited imagination.


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View Full Version of PW. They lilt along, laughing and provoking, never shying njkopol, but there is also a lack of self-editing there that tends to leave them a bit silly and unfocused. Each chapter was made six years after the last, so vast differences in style and tone are to be expected. Yasmine rated it it was amazing Mar 30, Didn’t enjoy this one quite as much as the previous story, but it has its moments, continues the great art and satire and I love the character of Jill.

Bilal brings together these wounded spirits, these individuals who have been cut off from the bleak world around them, and tries to give them a future worth living for. Struggling to retain his free will, Nikopol finds himself swept into the physical and political violence of a world he no longer knows. As the book opens, Mr. By turns sardonic, mystical, romantic, witty, and violent, this lushly illustrated trio of stories builds bllal immersive fantasy-futurist vision that one won’t soon forget.

Dec 05, Shenema rated it it was amazing.