August, 931. Tokyo, known as the walled city, grants only ninety-nine temporary entry permits a year to foreigners.

August, 1131. Tokyo’s culture is enriched, and brightened, by immigrants from lands either submerged or covered by forests. No entry permits are required to the city and its size has grown manifold.


About Marco

My name is Marco, I am an entrepreneur in the financial industry, a graphic artist and a lover of the urban landscape. You can tweet me @helobiae

One comment

  1. Thanks for the beautifully drawn image and intriguing story, as always

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