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Naked Body: An Anthology of Chinese Comics

Naked Body: An Anthology of Chinese Comics

This month Paradise Systems is launching our most ambitious project to date: we're raising funds to publish the legendary Chinese comics anthology Naked Body (裸体).

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Lianhuanhua: China's Forgotten Comics Empire

Lianhuanhua: China's Forgotten Comics Empire

Yin Guifu’s cover for Bianjiang Xiao Shaobing (The Little Guard in the Frontier) 1977. Source: Xiling Yinshe Auction Company, 2014.   A Comics Industry Like...

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Unworldly Comics: Interview with Woshibai

Unworldly Comics: Interview with Woshibai

It wasn’t until a few years ago that Woshibai first tried his hand at drawing comics, but his dreamlike works, powered by a simple yet...

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Introducing Our New Editor, Jason Li

Jason Li will be joining Paradise Systems as our newest editor!

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Signing at M-Woods Shop, Beijing

Signing at M-Woods Shop, Beijing

On September 26, 2018, we had our biggest signing ever in Beijing! 

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Drawing as Play - An Interview with Xiang Yata

Drawing as Play - An Interview with Xiang Yata

Xiang Yata is one of the rare cartoonists whose work can transport readers into another realm. With methodical plotting and an innovative approach to media,...

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Discussing Chinese Comics with Radii

Discussing Chinese Comics with Radii

Radii featured an interview with Paradise Systems founder Orion Martin. 

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Review of Yan Cong's
"Comics Funeral" (Eng/Ch)

Review of Yan Cong's<br />"Comics Funeral" (Eng/Ch)

What is it about Yan Cong’s drawings that makes his comics so charming?

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Mini-Interview: Yue Ming (岳明)

Mini-Interview: Yue Ming (岳明)

Yue Ming (also known as Li Kong) is a talented cartoonist who is currently studying in Japan. She works in a range of styles, from...

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Paradise Systems Featured on TryToBeGood

Paradise Systems Featured on TryToBeGood

Fei Liu of TryToBeGood published an interview and writeup discussing Chinese comics and Paradise Systems with R. Orion Martin.

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