Daily Archives: January 22, 2015

Intergalactic Nemesis, a Live Action Graphic Novel

This week David and I got to see a live action graphic novel called The Intergalactic Nemesis. The graphic novel actually started out as a radio drama that got translated to a graphic novel. This group then took the graphic novel and removed the dialogue to show the images without text and have a foley artist, three actors, and musician actual play and act live on stage with the images from the graphic novel displayed on screen. The artistry of what each of the elements brings to the story is really amazing and being able to watch the experience acted out live was such a fun evening. The other part that is great is that while we saw the book one there are actually going to be three books in total and they are all available on Comixology. The other piece is that they have all of book one available on YouTube and are working on the next two books as well. The way that all of these forces combine is one thing, but then the other piece is how the audience interacts with the actors and story that completes the whole picture. Continue reading