Thursday, May 03, 2007

Soobar Maan

US comics have been appearing in the Arab world for years, with Arabized names. Hence, Clark Kent becomes 'Nabil Fawzi'. The best part is the arabizing of actions sound effects like 'Bam' and 'Whoosh' (see Batman picture below). An article about the whole thing is available here, at this online reproduction of the Aramco magazine.


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