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Content Disclaimer: Reference to Child Pornography Charges December 20, Please tell me! Galko-chan manga creator Kenya Suzuki has been stopped for violation of customs law on suspicion of attempting to import books containing pictures of naked children from Germany. On December 27, the Nagoya District Court announcement this Suzuki was charged with violating the Customs […]

Signed copies of the manga Jose Rizal ha...

Signed copies of the manga depicting the life of Dr Jose Rizal were handed over to the Philippine Embassy in Japan ahead of his 125th death anniversary on December 30. On Facebook on Wednesday, the embassy said the copies, which were signed by writer Takahiro Matsui and artist Ryo Konno, will be part of their […]

The 11 best manga of 2021

There is no shortage of good manga in 2021.Picture: Viz.com This year has not only blessed us with super lively, but also with wonderful manga. Thank goodness for that! Here is our list of the best manga of 2021. Keep in mind that the list is not limited to the new manga that debuted this […]

Ryo Hanada’s Devils’ Line manga lists wi

Online retailer Rakutenthe list of the fifth and last volume of Ryo hanada‘s Scoundrel manga shows the volume wrap jacket band, which indicates that Hanada will be launching a sequel to his devils line manga. The manga is titled devils line II: Gyakushô (Counterattack), and will debut in the March 2022 issue of Kodansha‘s Morning […]

Mangamo adds the White Necromancer, Toky...

As well: I was invited to anotherworldly land as a warrior, but refused and decided to start as a soldier, Nanase-san’s obsession with mad love Mangamo announced on Tuesday that it is adding the following four manga to its service: Title: The White Necromancer: The Road to the Spirit KingCreators: Hidefumi (history), azuyama (art)Release Date: […]

Manga has always been political, western...

While many argue that the manga’s popularity is due to its lack of politics, a closer look reveals that politics is rooted in the medium. When Marvel Comics presented a version of MODOK modeled after then-presidential candidate Donald Trump, many quickly contrasted this with the perceived apolitical nature of manga. A common refrain among some […]

Here are the best-selling manga series s...

With the advent of the internet, manga sales have been able to increase dramatically as new markets are able to dive into some of the biggest series around in ways they couldn’t before. Now, a point of sale has taken the opportunity to show which franchises have sold the most print stories since 2008, with […]

What is better? Anime or Manga?

Your lie in April is a romantic manga illustrated and written by Naoshi Arakawa. It was serially published in Kodansha’s monthly magazine Shonen and has been adapted as an anime. Originally, it was a one-shot comic that Arakawa used to enter a contest. His inspirations were Beck and Nodame Cantabile. The success of the manga […]

Ayashimon is a big silly fun in manga fo...

Picture: Yuji kaku The protagonists of the manga Shonen encompass a wide range of personalities, from frozen geniuses to morons with hearts of gold to cool guys who just do their best. But sometimes you just want a complete idiot who gets into situations and comes out on top. Whether it’s Monkey D. Luffy or […]

Jujutsu Kaisen 0 publishes new manga for...

Jujutsu kaisen released a special manga link for the upcoming Jujutsu Kaisen 0 movie! After the anime’s first season struck a chord with fans around the world, it was announced that the franchise would continue with a feature debut. Part of the surprise of the announcement was that this new movie would fulfill the all-important […]

TMNT’s Michelangelo created his own mang

Often criticized by his brothers for his laid back demeanor, Michelangelo’s “all is well” vibe fuels creativity essential to saving lives. If there is a characteristic that defines Michelangelo, and the three other members of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, it is their martial arts prowess. However, with much of the attention focused on the […]

Chainsaw Man Creator shares update on re...

Although many never saw it coming, Man with chainsaw rose through the ranks to become one of the greatest manga series. Now, MAPPA plans to bring the dark story to life with an anime, so it’s no surprise how excited fans are about the series. Even designer Tatsuki Fujimoto is hyped up, but these days […]

Jujutsu Kaisen 0 announces new special m...

Jujutsu kaisen announced that a new special manga will be released alongside Jujutsu Kaisen 0debut in the cinema! The first season of anime continues to be a huge success for Gege Akutami’s original manga (as the series has hit some impressive new sales milestones quite quickly since the end of the first season earlier this […]

One-Punch Man Manga reaches new sales mi...

Saitama’s story is one of the craziest that has ever been told in anime and manga mediums, with A punch quickly becoming a fan favorite thanks to his humor and hard-hitting action. Now the series has taken a significant step forward when it comes to sales of its print story, which has come to life […]

Manga vs comics: how are they different?

Just when you thought the fans were arguing nonstop Manga vs. Anime, the Manga vs Comic debate has emerged. The former is the product of Japan, deeply rooted in the country’s art, while the latter is from the United States. Both of these comics intend to keep their fans and audiences entertained. They can be […]

Kamen Rider Kuuga manga ongoing offered ...

StoneBot Studios also offers Kamen Rider Zero-One comic series The “Kamen Rider 50th Anniversary and Beyond” panel at the Comic-Con Special Edition event announced on Saturday that StoneBot Studios will offer the ongoing Hitotsu Yokoshima program Kamen Rider Kuuga manga in English next year. The panel announced that more manga could come in the future. […]

A new book on the Haida manga creator an...

Breadcrumb Links Local arts Entertainment Celebrity Books Haida manga creator and activist artist Michael Nicoll Yahgulanaas is featured in a new book from UBC Press. Author of the article: Stuart derdeyn Michael Nicoll Yahgulanaas during his exhibition The Seriousness of Play at the Bill Reid Gallery of Northwest Coast Art. Vancouver Sun The opinions and […]

Burning Kabaddi Sports Manga gets a play...

Shogakukan revealed on Tuesday that Hajime musashino‘s Kabaddi on fire (Shakunetsu KabaddiThe sports manga inspires a play that will take place at the 1010 Theater in Tokyo from February 18 to 27. (Staff will air the first and last performances of the play, although there have been no announcements of plans overseas yet.) Shatner nishida […]

Kodansha Comics announces 14 manga title...

Kodansha Comics announced at Anime NYC Sunday that it will release 14 manga titles next fall. The following titles will be launched in digital and print formats: Title: Wistoria: wand and swordAuthors): Fujino mori (story), Toshi Aoi (art)Plot: A fantastic new series of magical dungeon adventures from the author of Is it Wrong to Pick […]

‘Dragon Ball Super’ fans spout Gver Vege

by Keane Eacobellis Fans of the action-packed manga Dragon ball super and the accompanying anime lit up Twitter on Friday to praise fan favorite character Vegeta after the epic saga’s final plot point. For those who are not familiar, the Dragon ball The series centers around Earth’s mightiest heroes who defend the planet from the […]

Ya Boy Kongming! Manga gets TV Anime at...

Chinese warring states military strategist Zhuge Liang (courtesy name Kongming) may have fallen ill and died in 234, but 1800 years later he’s back and ready to party in downtown Shibuya in new announcement TV anime adaptation of Ya Boy Kongming! manga series written by Yuto Yotsuba and illustrated by Ryo ogawa. The two protagonists, […]

Anime vs Manga: the comparison that says...

Japan has given us a lot to admire – from technology to art and entertainment; the country has always been at the forefront. The Japanese entertainment industry is famous all over the world, especially its two products, Anime and Manga. Both the anime and the manga maintain a strong fanfare globally. Anime vs. The manga […]

Netflix’s One Piece cast revealed, perfe

The Straw Hat crew, from l. on the right: Nami, Sanji, Luffy, Usopp and Zoro.Picture: Toei Animation / Fumimation i can’t write on A play without getting personal, so here it is: I was sitting on an editorial about how Netflix Live Action A play was a terrible idea, could never capture the wonder of […]

Fire Force’s final arc is about to chang

Kodansha’s Fire Force manga, serialized since 2015, is entering its final stages, but how will the magazine fill in the last hole in its lineup? The manga series Fire force, which started operating in 2015, is now entering its final arc, setting the stage for another major change in the current lines of big-name manga. […]

Julius Avery to direct manga adaptation ...

Last year, Sony Pictures hired Marc Guggenheim to write the screenplay for an adaptation of the popular Japanese manga series. Gantz, and now the project has taken another step forward, as Julius Avery has been hired to take the helm. Avery once directed the crime thriller Old scoundrel (watch it HERE) and the WWII horror […]

Celsys opens international comic and man...

Students have the chance to post with sponsor editors TOKYO, JAPAN, Nov 2, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ – Celsys officially opens the 2022 International Comic / Manga Schools Competition for students around the world, accepting travel-themed illustrations and comics. School registrations begin on November 1, student registrations must be accepted from December 1. This global competition limits […]

‘Overlord’s Julius Avery to Direct’ Gant

EXCLUSIVE: Having recently wrapped up production on High-speed train, Sony Pictures is considering another popular Japanese IP adaptation. Sources told Deadline Julius Avery had to direct Gantz for the workshop. Based on the manga series written and illustrated by Hiroya Oku, the screenplay will be adapted by Marc Guggenheim, with production from Temple Hill. Insiders […]

Spy x Family Anime trailer reveals adapt...

Grab the wife and kid and get ready for some spying, a new anime is coming next year. Toho Animation released the trailer for the upcoming anime Spy x Family. Based on the manga of the same name, Spy x Family will tell the story of a master spy who must infiltrate an elite private […]

8 Yuri Manga to make you lose your footi...

This category of manga focuses on relationships between two women or girls, usually romances. The Yuri manga was hard to come by just five years ago, but it’s a rapidly growing niche. This category of manga focuses on the intimate relationships between two women or girls, usually romances. Beyond that, it’s a very broad category, […]

Netflix You Star Tells Viral Manga Video

Netflix hasn’t shied away from conquering the small screen with both its live-action TV series and the number of anime the streaming service has added to its roster in recent years, the two even being combined with the likes of. Cowboy Bebop, One Piece and Avatar The Last Airbender to name a few. Now Netflix […]

50th Anniversary of the Manga and Anime ...

Since the 1960s, Lupine the 3 has been a major part of the anime scene, spawning countless TV series and feature films in the decades since The Gentleman Thief. Originally created by the late manga artist Monkey Punch, the series recently celebrated its 50th anniversary and a number of big names in the anime and […]

Shikimori’s Not Just a Cutie Manga Music

October 25 marks the birthday of the titular heroine of Shikimori is not just a cutie (known in Japan as Kawaii dake janai Shikimori-san), a romantic comedy manga by Keigo Maki about a high school girl who can go from a cute girlfriend to a cool but dangerous beauty in the blink of an eye, […]

Dragon Ball Super Manga reveals a surpri...

Raditz, Goku’s evil brother, had one of the most badass entries in Dragon Ball history. Back in the very first episodes of Dragon Ball Z, when it was featured, Raditz was shown to be bad to the bone. He was ruthless and ruthless to anyone. Raditz began by kidnapping Goku’s 5-year-old son Gohan. Goku needed […]

Superman’s first manga lands in Japan

North American comic book characters have made their way into the manga world a lot in recent years, with Deadpool, Batman, and The Joker getting their own series in the East, and DC Comics’ Man of Steel joining their ranks. with a new manga series that has arrived in Japan. Posted by Kodansha Publishers, the […]

Gaku Kuze’s manga Torimania moves to Man

HakusenshaManga Park’s website and app announced that Gaku Kuze‘s (Uramichi-Oniisan Life Lessons) Torimanie the manga will go from Square Enix‘s Gangan Online website at Manga Park and resume serialization there in early winter 2022. The manga debuted on Gangan Online in November 2015. The fifth volume of the manga’s compiled book was shipped to Japan […]

Chainsaw Man Creator gives a preview of ...

The creator of Man with chainsaw, Tatsuki Fujimoto, is a manga artist who has woven an introspective story around buckets of blood and blood, with evil beings fighting against each other during the first chapter of the Shonen series. With the story of Denji and the other demon hunters reaching the end of its first […]

Dragon Ball Super Preview explores the m...

Dragon ball super IIt’s digging deeper into the manga’s new Namekians with the latest preview for its next major chapter! The final chapter of the manga is almost here, and with it the next major milestone of the Granolah the Survivor arc. The arc has gone through a number of surprising changes lately, as not […]

Burn the Witch manga definitely channels...

As you would expect from an additional Tite Kubo series set in the same world as Bleach, Burn the witch offers a similar sort of vibe in the manga. But what’s striking is exactly how much he felt like his brother, even though he’s entirely new and exhibits his own inner workings and sense of […]

JoJo’s bizarre adventure to release new

Hirohiko Araki has been telling the story of the Joestars for decades, with fans of the bizarre manga thrilled when it was revealed that the mangaka would be returning for a new chapter tentatively titled “JoJo Lands”, although few details are known on the next episode after the conclusion of JoJolion, a new spin-off series […]

Animal Crossing Graphic Novel Review: Cu...

The Animal crossing The graphic novel is an interesting spinoff of the beloved Nintendo video game franchise, and since it features multiple dogs and cats, we thought we had to revisit it. Animal Crossing: New Horizons – Diary of a Deserted Island, written and illustrated by Kokonasu Rumba and translated from Japanese by Caleb Cook, […]

Mickey Mouse meets manga at Saudi Arabia...

DJEDDAH: As the inaugural Red Sea International Film Festival nears mid-term, one of the early successes has been a film that showcases the work of five emerging Saudi female talents. “Quareer” is an anthology that tells five distinct stories about Saudi women, exploring themes of abandonment, neglect, control, abuse and shame in a conservative society. […]

Demon Kaiju meets his partner in new Roo...

Rooster Fighter is one of the new VIZ manga coming next summer, as announced at New York Comic Con. The avian hero will fight enemies the size of Kaiju. A new manga with demon kaiju is on his way with a leading avian hero – Cock fighter. At New York Comic Con, VIZ announced several […]

Marvel’s Spider-Man and Iron Man Manga R

Picture: Sony Pictures / Marvel Studios Earlier this year, Marvel announced a deal with the manga publishing giant Media viewing. This month we’ll finally see the first release of that deal with a manga dedicated to Captain Marvel’s Cat Goose coming out next week, but Marvel isn’t stopping there. Following the release of a Deadpool […]

Kei Toume and Hiroshi Motomiya each laun...

This year’s 21st issue of Shueisha‘s big jump magazine revealed on Wednesday that Hiroshi Motomiya and Kei Toume will both launch a new manga in future issues of the magazine. Motomiya’s new manga is titled Ninomiya Kinjiro, and it will launch in the magazine’s next issue on October 20. The historical manga will focus on […]

Harvey Awards inducts manga creator Rumi...

NYCC to host virtual awards screening on Friday The organizers of the Harvey Awards, which recognize outstanding work in comics and sequential art, announced on Wednesday that they would induct manga creator Rumiko takahashi as one of five new members of their Hall of Fame this year, alongside Bernie Wrightson, Jeffrey Catherine Jones, Barry Windsor-Smith […]

Manga fans arrest popular Manhwa on plag...

Just a month after its launch, it appears that a popular manhwa is ending following allegations of plagiarism. According to an update from Anime News Network, Naver Webtoon has confirmed that he will not be posting The cat on a hot roof Longer. It comes after an online forum went viral to share how manhwa […]

New vinyl and manga comic book store ope...

New store opens in Dallas dedicated to records and comics: Called Black Cat Records N Comics, it will be a pop culture destination combining music and manga, located at 971, boulevard Botham Jean, scheduled to open in the fall. Black Cat is a collaboration between Megan Daniel, who has encyclopedic knowledge of anime and manga; […]

Chainsaw Man Creator shares update on ne...

When it comes to manga these days, it seems Man with chainsaw is one of the series you hear the most about. Tatsuki Fujimoto shocked the fandom with the intricate series a few years ago, and work on the franchise is underway. During their downtime, Fujimoto has been busy working on side projects and he’s […]

Blockchain turns Japanese manga and anim...

TOKYO – Blockchain technology is bringing new business value to Japanese manga and anime culture, turning illustrations into true works of art, raising funds for artists, and fostering the growth of the market and related businesses. The recent boom in NFTs, or non-fungible tokens, helps verify the provenance and authenticity of digital art, which was […]

NFTs turn Japanese manga and anime into ...

TOKYO – Blockchain technology is bringing new business value to Japanese manga and anime culture, turning illustrations into true works of art, raising funds for artists, and fostering the growth of the market and related businesses. The recent boom in NFTs, or non-fungible tokens, helps verify the provenance and authenticity of digital art, which was […]

Remembering the work and legacy of manga...

On Wednesday it was announced that gekiga author Takao Saito, creator of the longest running manga series in the world, Golgo 13 (ã‚´ ル ã‚´ 13), died on September 24 from pancreatic cancer, at the age of 84. The news was delivered by both his production studio and the editorial staff of publisher Sogakukan, whose […]

Save big bucks on art school with these ...

Whether you are a budding comic book artist or a budding graphic designer, there are plenty of opportunities in the art world. But with traditional art classes costing a pretty penny, you’ll become a “hungry artist” long before you find success. Avoid expensive art schools and still receive top-notch training with online courses, like those […]

My Hero Academia Manga sets up a new ani...

My hero university has been in a dark place for a few months now, and manga readers are feeling the brunt of it. To be fair, things have been heavy in the manga for over a year and fans are ready to see Class 1-A relax, even a little. Lucky for us, it looks like […]

One-Punch Man confirms next manga releas...

Man with a fist is currently in limbo when it comes to its animated series, with the second season ending in early 2020 with a cliffhanger ending that saw Saitama continue his one-sided battle with the Monster Association, but thankfully the manga has continued to tell the story. story of the hero for fun. Recently, […]

THE PROMISED NEVERLAND manga illustrator...

As the DUNE film opens worldwide, Japan will also be bitten by the great sandworm when it hits the island nation on October 15. But before that, an illustration of THE PROMISED IMAGINARY LAND manga illustrator Posuka demizu released today for the Japanese release of the film and features the main characters of the Denis […]

‘The Squid Game’ draws inspiration from

The Squid Game, also known as Squid Game, is one of the most popular South Korean series on Netflix. Director and screenwriter Hwang Dong-hyuk explained in an interview which manga had inspired him to create the series starring Wi Ha-joon. “I freely admit that I have taken a lot of inspiration from Japanese comics and […]

KADOKAWA announces Restaurant to Another...

KADOKAWA today announced that the popular isekai cooking series, Restaurant to another world (Isekai Shokudou) gets a brand new version! KADOKAWA started rapid e-book translation and direct distribution from this August, and now add Restaurant towards another world NEW EDITION to its programming, whose anime adaptation will also be broadcast / streamed in Japan and […]

Berserk fans honor Kentaro Miura’s final

The latest chapter of Berserk from manga artist Kentaro Miura has been released. Fans took to social media to share their appreciation, artistry and sadness. The final chapter created by Kentaro Miura for his masterpiece manga, Berserk arrived. Fans of the series have responded to Miura’s final work, thanking him for a series that is […]

Yen Press announces 6 upcoming manga and...

| Yen Press has announced six upcoming titles that include manga (In the land of Leadale) and light novels (I have a cheating skill in another world; The magical revolution of the reincarnated princess and the young genius woman; Ichoura; and Another 2001), all slated for release in March 2022. Additionally, Yen Press announced If […]

Hiroya Oku’s GIGANT manga ends colossal

(Photo: Daryl Harding) After the manga creator Hiroya oku revealed on September 7 that he had delivered the final version of the last chapter of his latest manga GIANT. This chapter was finally published today in the latest issue of Big Comic Superior, marking the end of the saga that saw the audiovisual star become […]

Digital manga service Azuki adds manga f...

KiraKira Media Inc.’s digital manga service Azuki announced Thursday that it will add manga from Glacier Bay Books and Star fruit books. The Glacier Bay Books manga includes: Title: Children of Mu-TownCreator: Masumura JÅ«shichiRelease Date: September 23Plot: Stylishly blending themes of gentrification and rebirth as part of a classic yakuza crime drama, Children of Mu-Town […]

One Piece, the world’s best manga, relea

~~ ~ Eiichiro Oda’s manga A PLAY (published by Shueisha Inc.) took a significant step forward by releasing its 100th volume on September 3, 24 years after it was first published in 1997. According to Oricon Inc., a website that provides statistical information on the entertainment industry in Japan, 1.173 million copies were sold in […]

Seven Seas launches World End Solte Mang...

Azusa Banjo’s I think I turned my childhood friend into a girl manga also licensed Seven Seas Entertainment announced on Wednesday that it had licensed the End of the world Solte manga, Elite classroom: Year 2 light novels, and the I think I turned my childhood friend into a girl manga. Seven seas the first […]

Onigirazu is the Japanese sandwich made ...

They have been called sushi sandwiches, rice sando or sushi burrito, but in Japan, where these sandwiches come from, they are called onigirazu. They are derived from onigiri, rice balls stuffed with salted salmon, pickled plum or bonito flakes. “Translated into English, onigiri means ‘to mold the rice with the hands’, but with onigirazu it […]

Long-Lasting Romcom Manga Kiss x Sis Wil...

Bow Ditama, the creator of the family romantic comedy harem manga series Kiss x sister revealed last month that the series did two chapters until it ends. However, there is no confirmed date for the end of the series, as it is only published sparingly in Youth monthly magazine but Ditama is currently working on […]

One Piece Manga celebrates over 490 mill...

Eiichiro Oda A play manga has exceeded 490 million copies in circulation worldwide. These figures include 400+ million in Japan and 90+ million in 57 other counties. This number does not take into account all copies sold individually, but rather a sales statistic. The A play Manga Celebration The manga is celebrating its 1,000th volume, […]

Manga in the spotlight at the opening ce...

Posted: July 23, 2021 / 7:11 AM CDT / Update: July 23, 2021 / 7:11 AM CDT Snaefridur Sol Jorunnardottir and Anton Mckee of Iceland carry their country’s flag during the opening ceremony at the Olympic Stadium for the 2020 Summer Olympics on Friday, July 23, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo / Natacha Pisarenko) […]

“The Lighthouse” will be transformed int

In the manga world, few artists attract such a mixture of admiration and thrills like Junji Ito, author of the body horror epic “Uzumaki”. Now he’s lending his talents to a manga adaptation of a cult horror film that aligns closely with his art style: “The Lighthouse” by Robert Eggers. In 2019, “The Lighthouse” won […]

Jujutsu Kaisen Chapter 153 Release Date ...

The next chapter in the Japanese manga series called Jujutsu Kaisen is about to keep you entertained with all of its latest concepts and story and the story is written by Gege Akutami who has given several more amazing and interesting storylines to his audience. As everyone knows, Japan is famous for its manga series […]

Giant manga Attack On Titan breaks Guinn...

The giant Attack On Titan manga is officially the world’s largest published comic book. (Photo: Twitter / GWRJapan) Earlier in March, we announced that the manga Attack On Titan has released a gigantic edition, considered the greatest comic book in the world. This record was officially confirmed by Guinness World Records on April 13, 2021 […]

Kentaro Miura, creator of manga “Berserk

Kentaro Miura, creator of the popular manga Berzerk, passed away earlier this month. He was 54 years old. Dark Horse Comics, which publishes the English version of Berzerk, has published a declaration on Twitter in the early hours of Thursday morning: “Kentaro Miura died on May 6, 2021 following an acute aortic dissection. He was […]

‘My Hero Academia’ Manga Explains Lady N

The manga ‘My Hero Academia’, C(Shueisha Publications) The newest and 312th chapter of “My Hero Academia” manga comic series was released on May 16, 2021. Titled “Hired Gun,” the 312th chapter of “My Hero Academia” manga comic consists of fifteen pages . . The main plot of this particular chapter revolves around the dangerous Lady […]

Anime announced and manga plot explained

My darling dressing is set to receive an anime adaptation. We take a look at the anime’s potential release, cast, plot, and more! My darling dressing is a romantic comedy and manga series Slice of Life, written by Shinichi Fukuda. The manga is also known as “Sono Bisuku Dōru wa Koi wo SuruTranslated to: “The […]

South Korean tech companies are shaking ...

TOKYO, March 1 (Reuters) – Two South Korean tech companies are borrowing from mobile gaming to shake up – and dominate – Japan’s manga industry, a plot that has broadened the comics’ fan base to a new generation of readers . Backed by tech giants Kakao Corp (035720.KS) and Naver Corp (035420.KS), Piccoma and Line […]

‘Lupine III’ Director Introduces Classic

For writer / director Takashi Yamazaki, Lupine III: the first was an amazing opportunity, allowing him to create his own adventures for a classic manga character. Based on a series created by Monkey Punch, which dates back to 1967, the film follows a charismatic thief, as he fights with the Nazis for control of a […]

The first new Death Note manga chapter i...

It’s been a long time since we’ve had a new one Death threat manga chapter. Since the manga ended in 2006, the only manga-related content we’ve had was a one-shot in February 2008, until now. Last year it was announced that after 12 years a new Death threat single chapter written by Tsugumi Ohba and […]

Review: ‘Kingdom’ sword-wielding manga h

Based on Yasuhisa Hara’s long-running manga, “Kingdom” is a sprawling fantasy adventure that takes place near the end of China’s Warring States Period (475-221 BC). Xin (Kento Yamazaki) and Piao (Ryo Yoshizawa) are slaves who dream of escaping and becoming great generals. They train rigorously in fencing and martial arts. Due to his resemblance to […]

Manga exhibition at the British Museum: ...

F From a jellyfish-loving introvert to a half-eel dog, the manga world is teeming with eclectic characters. The Japanese form of visual storytelling is already a global phenomenon, and it is now poised to conquer London, with the British Museum opening the largest exhibition ever held outside of Japan. It’s the only type of book […]

6 Hollywood scams from Japanese anime an...

With superhero movie series like “Spider-Man” and “Batman” made and remade to death, it has become a cliché to say that Hollywood is running out of ideas. So what do you do when you run out of ideas? Get them from someone – or in the case of Hollywood – somewhere other. For many years […]

Action Figure Insider »Samurai Spider-Ma

Daniel pickett Afi founder and editor Daniel “Julius Marx” Pickett has been around toys his entire life. The first line he ever collected was the Mego’s World’s Greatest Super Heroes line in the 1970s. He has been surrounded by collectibles ever since. In 1999, he was baffled by the lack of information and news on […]

Takashi Miike’s NSFW manga adaptation

Hang on guys, because the red tape trailer for Takashi Miike‘s Blade of the immortal is there and he hacks everything in its path. The manga adaptation marks the 100th film by the famous Japanese director responsible for countless genre films, including Ichi the killer, Hearing, 13 Assassins, and Visitor Q, among many others. With […]

FLASH HUNTER BASED ON A HIT VIDEO GAME

VIZ MEDIA LAUNCHES NEW MONSTER HUNTERTM FANTASY ACTION MANGA SERIES: FLASH HUNTER BASED ON HIT VIDEO GAME New imaginative series based on Capcom’s Smash Hit Monster HunterMT Property launch this spring San Francisco, CA, March 14, 2016 – VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), North America’s Largest Manga and Anime Publisher, Distributor, and Licensor, Brings All […]

The profound influence of the atomic bom...

At the end of Katsuhiro Otomo’s dystopian Japanese animated film Akira, a white and pulsating mass begins to envelop Neo-Tokyo. Eventually, its swirling winds engulf the metropolis, swallowing it whole and leaving a city skeleton in its wake. The atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki – as well as the incendiary bombings of Tokyo – […]

Manga version of the Quran to be release...

Dokuha manga series published Old, New Testament in 2010 The manga adaptation of the Koran by Team Banmikasu, Dokuha manga: Quran (Reading Through with Manga: The Koran), will ship to Japan on Sunday. The adaptation of the Islamic religious text will be the last opus of the Japanese publisher Eastern Press‘ Dokuha manga classic literature […]

Israeli ambassador to Japan persuades ma...

An Israeli ambassador to Japan was disturbed to discover that manga publisher East Press had produced acomic book adaptation of Mein Kampf, the 1945 autobiography-manifesto of Nazi leader Adolf Hitler. Part of a series of adaptations of works of historical or cultural significance, including Karl Marx Das Capital and Charles Darwin Origin of the species, […]

Crackdown on “extreme manga” as Japanese

Handsome gay boys of undetermined age having stylized sex may not be on every parent’s proper playlist for their children. But Japan has long tolerated the free-wheeling, sometimes mind-blowing content of its manga and animated films. Now, conservative politicians are cracking down with a controversial censorship law that critics say will cripple one of the […]

Book Teaches Chemistry With Lucky Star M...

Chukei, a Kadokawa group editions company, published a book that teaches chemistry with the characters of Kagami Yoshimizu‘s Good star high school comedy manga Thursday. Takashi Matsubara, teacher at the Kawaijuku extracurricular school, wrote Good star to Manabu Kagaku (Riron-Hen) ga Omoshiroi Hodo Wakaru Hon prepare high school students for university entrance exams and other […]

The new Japanese hit: “Mein Kampf”, mang

Published on: 11/09/2009 – 13:46Amended: 06/10/2010 – 10:14 A Japanese publishing house has reissued a translation of Adolf Hitler’s ideological pamphlet, first published in 1924. But this edition has a new twist: it’s a manga-style comic book. It caused a sensation in Japanese bookstores. A Japanese publishing house has reissued a translation of Adolf Hitler’s […]

Mein Kampf Manga Blitzes Bookstores With...

Last year, I alerted readers to a manga version of Karl Marx’s Das Kapital in manga form, noting that the easy-to-read version of Communism’s main manifesto had sold 6,000 copies just days after. its exit. Publisher EastPress Co. must have been blown away by how much profit they were making from the manga Marx – […]