Concept art and character designs from A Farewell to Arms (武器よさらば), also known as Buki yo Saraba, one of the stories within the Katsuhiro Otomo film SHORT PEACE. The character designs are by Tatsuyuki Tanaka (田中達之) and the machine designs are by mechanical designer Hajime Katoki (力トキ ハジメ), probably best known for his work in Gundam.

spoiler: they all die except for the glasses guy




they all mean the same thing…just different style of calligraphy… roughly means “and we made from the water everything that is alive/ living”

(The Gazi Husrev-bey Mosque (BosnianGazi Husrev-begova DžamijaTurkishGazi Hüsrev Bey Camii), is a mosque in the city of Sarajevo,Bosnia and Herzegovina. It is considered the most important Islamic structure in the country and one of the world’s finest examples of Ottoman architecture.)

I haven’t done a vain reblog from The Sideblog in a while, but this is super neat, so I’m going for it.

That top one is friggin sweet.