Okay, here we go. Also remember that I won't answer anything that will reveal future plot or spoilers and things like that. Also, if you have a funny random question like "Can Superman beat up Darth Vader?", don't count on it being answered.
I don't believe this was addressed before. If it had been, please forgive me.
1. What would you say your 1 to 3 most major influences are in terms of story composition and stuff?
2. What would you say your 1 to 3 most major influences are in terms of your art?
I really don't know. I try to learn from everyone I like, so there are just too many to mention, and no small few I would claim as major influences. I guess if I had to boil it down to a short list that answers the question without actually conveying my true opinion, it would include people like Yukito Kishiro, Alfred Hitchcock, Rumiko Takahashi, Jaime Hewlett, Akira Toriyama, my little sister, Mike Mignola, and people like that.
In todays strip, Annie is wearing the blinker stone as a necklace. Does she still wear the antimony symbol necklace her mother gave her? I thought she wore it all the time, but perhaps she only wore it sometimes to begin with.