|The Great Catsby|
The Great Catsby (Hangul: 위대한 캣츠비, RR: Widaehan Kaetcheubi, M-R: Widaehan K'aetch'ŭbi) is a Korean webtoon written by Doha (Doha Kang) and SeungJin Kim. Daum published the comic in its original Korean on the internet. Netcomics, which holds the translation publication rights, published the comic in six volumes and on the internet in English. The title is a play on the classic novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby. This title along with Moss and Sunjeong Manhwa help popularize webtoons in the 2000's.
Summary[edit | edit source]
The comic starts by introducing Catsby, a university graduate who is depressed for not being able to find a job. His girlfriend, Persu, announces that she will marry another man — one that is significantly older and richer than Catsby. Being depressed about this turn of events and general directionless of his life, Catsby goes to a dating website...
External Links[edit | edit source]
- The Great Catsby at Daum, 만화속세상 (Korean)
- The Great Catsby at The Official English translation at publisher website, Netcomics. The volumes are rented rather bought.
- "The Great Catsby" musical
- The Great Catsby Vol. 1 at Amazon.com.
- 인터넷만화 ‘위대한 캣츠비’ 이번엔 드라마로
- "Beautiful Sun" - Prequel with Sun as the main character
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