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Secret Whisper 1 (秘密耳語1)

Fish Wang (王登鈺)
Locus Publishing Company
The latest animation by Director Fish Wang of Gold Fish, winner of the Golden Horse Award for Best Animated Short!
Robot VS. Monsters – A Gloomy Boy's Coming of Age!

Grade 3 boy regarded as a weirdo carries the burden of protecting the country, but all he wants is to be a normal kid.
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Introduction

“We thought we hadhidden the secret well, but it has grown stronger and defeated us.”

The Secret Whisper series is the latest comic created by Fish Wang, director of Gold Fish that won the Golden Horse Award for Best Animated Short in 2019, and his team, Chimney Animation. The comic is a wonderful blend of fantasy, innocence, friendship, science fiction, battle, and adventure. The protagonist is a grade 3 boy named “Secret.” As his name suggests, “Secret” is not an ordinary boy, but a robot with great responsibility—his true identity is the country's super weapon against the invasion of monsters; when he is not fighting, he conceals his identity in a normal elementary school.

Because of his uniqueness, “Secret” is regarded as a weirdo. He has to skip class to fight monsters in order to protect his country, and he is constantly falling behind in school, feeling that he is dumb and useless. He is bullied by peers, and disliked by teachers…”Secret” at first thought all these were inevitable, until one day, another child as different as he is transferred to his school, and he thinks that he has finally found a fellow weirdo to call friend, but…

Because of his uniqueness, “Secret” is regarded as a weirdo. He has to skip class to fight monsters in order to protect his country, and he is constantly falling behind in school, feeling that he is dumb and useless. He is bullied by peers, and disliked by teachers…”Secret” at first thought all these were inevitable, until one day, another child as different as he is transferred to his school, and he thinks that he has finally found a fellow weirdo to call friend, but…

Role profile

  • Secret

    a grade 3 boy, regarded by peers as a weirdo. Often feels that he is dumb. His true identity is the country's super robot that fights the invasion of monsters from the enemy country.

  • Repair King

    Secret's creator. A genius scientist hiding in a shabby motorcycle body shop.

  • Jia-Lin

    A transfer student, also regarded as a weirdo. Secret's first friend, but has own secrets as well.

  • Monsters

    The enemy country's weapon of invasion.

About the Author

Fish Wang (王登鈺)

Born in Taipei, Taiwan, in 1971, and has over 30 years of experience in animation, illustration and writing. Fish Wang has ventured into publishing, entertainment, and music, and is now an animator.

Started producing animation in 1987, and published illustrated books, wrote short novels, and created sculptures on the side. Work Gold Fish was nominated to over 20 film festivals around the world in 2019, and won Golden Horse Award for Best Animated Short. Also produced Summer Lei's MV “The Person who Created Words,” and the animated part in the film Orz Boyz. Specializes in fantasy and adventure, presenting poetic fantasies woven by splendid and rich colors. His works often feature settings of the metal industry, machinery, and urban ruins.

“Chimney Animation” is Fish Wang's partner team, helping him to produce animations and comics.

SECRET WHISPERS © 2020 Chimney Animation / Locus Publishing Company