The TradeWaiters 98: “Witch Hat Atelier” Vol. 1 & 2 by Kamome Shirahama

Today the Tradewaiters got lost in a fantasy manga with the first two volumes of Witch Hat Atelier by Kamome Shirahama. We’ll break down what’s great about this comic, a few things that are maybe not as great, but mostly have a good time reading a book about kids who learn magic, and the magic makes sense.

Also mentioned in this episode:
Eniale & Dewiela also by Kamome Shirahama
Star Wars: Visions published by Disney
Blank Canvas and Princess Jellyfish by Akiko Higashimura
Nausicaa of the Valley of Wind by Hayao Miyazaki
The Blue Fairy Book by Andrew Lang
Alphonse Mucha
The Magic Fish by Trung Le Nguyen
Fullmetal Alchemist by Hiromu Arakawa
X-1999 by Clamp
My Aunt Is a Monster and Alexander: The Servant and the Water of Life by Remeina Yee
Home edited by Alberta Comics
The Golden Boar by Magnolia Porter Siddell
And a YA series about witches and wizards that Shall Not Be Named

Music by Sleuth

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