“Naruto” mangaka Kishimoto Masashi’s “SAMURAI 8: THE TALE OF HACHIMARU” debuts on “Shonen Jump”

Other Manga Joining The SHONEN JUMP Digital Vault Includes JOJO’S BIZARRE ADVENTURE, GOLDEN KAMUY, And ONE-PUNCH MAN VIZ Media announces exciting new digital content for SHONEN JUMP with the launch of SAMURAI 8: THE TALE OF HACHIMARU. Chapter 1 is available now for the highly-anticipated Read More …

Manga Reviews (2010-2019): The Delinquent Housewife! vol. 4 by Nemu Yoko (a Neo-Tokyo 2099 Manga Review)

If you are looking for a refreshing yet entertaining and fun manga, especially one that doesn’t last a long time and is only four volumes long, definitely give Nemu Yoko’s “The Delinquent Housewife!” a try! I highly recommend it! Image courtesy of © 2016 Nemu Read More …

“THE LEGEND OF ZELDA” MANGA CREATORS TO APPEAR AT 2019 MCM COMIC CON LONDON

VIZ Media And ReedPop Welcome The Creative Duo Akira Himekawa For Special Events And Autograph Sessions At The UK’s Premier Pop Culture Convention   San Francisco, CA, May 9, 2019 – VIZ Media partners with ReedPop, the world’s leading producer of pop culture events, to announce the appearance Read More …

Ribon announces IZ*ONE manga “IZ*ONE ~Watashi-tachi ga hitotsu ni naru made~”, will be featured in the July issue

Manga company Ribon has announced that IZ*ONE will be getting their first Japanese manga titled “IZ*ONE ~Watashi-tachi ga hitotsu ni naru made~” (IZ*ONE ~Until we become one~) by Ikeda Haruka and will be featured in on “Ribbon 7” (which will be released on June 30th). Read More …

Manga Reviews (2010-2019): Hiroshima’s Revival: Remembering how people overcame destruction and despair (a Neo-Tokyo 2099 Manga Review) (2015)

A delightful and entertaining manga series, if you want a romantic comedy-driven storyline and a story that is easy to follow and enjoy, definitely give “After the Rain” a try! Definitely recommended! MANGA TITLE: Hiroshima’s Revival: Remembering how people overcame destruction and despair BY: Tezuka Read More …

Mobile Suit Gundam Thunderbolt’s Otagaki Yasuo apologizes to readers for change of art style

“Mobile Suit Gundam Thunderbolt” writer/artist Otagaki Yasuo (52) announced back in September 2018 that he had to suspend activities due to tendonitis. He was able to resume in December but he had to let people know that his art style has changed. With the release Read More …

“Lone Wolf and Cub” and “Crying Freeman” mangaka Koike Kazuo has passed away

Another prolific mangaka has passed away this month. “Lone Wolf and Cub” and “Crying Freeman” writer, Koike Kazuo (82) has passed away. Koike worked with illustrator Goseki Kojima for “Lone Wolf and Cub” and “Samurai Executioner”, with Kamimura Kazuo for “Lady Snowblood” (and even wrote Read More …

Manga Reviews (2010-2019): After the Rain vol. 3 by Mayuzuki Jun (a Neo-Tokyo 2099 Manga Review)

A delightful and entertaining manga series, if you want a romantic comedy-driven storyline and a story that is easy to follow and enjoy, definitely give “After the Rain” a try! Definitely recommended! Image courtesy of © 2015 Jun Mayuzuki. All Rights Reserved. MANGA TITLE: After Read More …

Visiting the Yotsuba&! Exhibition of Original Manga Drawings at Ikebukuro PARCO

Azuma Kiyohiko (known for the slice-of-life manga series, “Azumanga Daioh”)  created his big hit “Yotsuba&!” back in March 2003 and since then, the manga series has sold 16.7 million copies with a total of 14 volumes released. To commemorate the 15th anniversary of the manga Read More …

Manga Reviews (2010-2019): After the Rain vol. 2 by Mayuzuki Jun (a Neo-Tokyo 2099 Manga Review)

A delightful and entertaining manga series, if you want a romantic comedy-driven storyline and a story that is easy to follow and enjoy, definitely give “After the Rain” a try!  Definitely recommended! Image courtesy of © 2015 Jun Mayuzuki. All Rights Reserved. MANGA TITLE: After Read More …