The first collected volume of The Grim Reaper Can Love, Too by Urata Izumi (Kasukano-cho District ½ Detective Agency), the hugely popular manga based on the SMA4 Grand Prix winning silent manga, Thirty and a Half Minutes by Vietnamese creator Snippy MJ will be hitting the shelves of Japan this month. First realized as […]
The hottest places in the Anime & Manga industry, brought to you by the SMAC! News Team… This is TOKYO MANGA DEEP WALKER! I think there are many of you who use tablets and draw manga digitally, but in the Japanese manga world, it’s still common to draw things by hand.
If you know her, you are really an Otaku!! This is one of my favorite figures. I had to wait eight months after I ordered it! She is “Alisa Illinichina Amiella”, a heroine who appears in the game “GOD EATER”! She is very cute , but she uses a giant sword! I find her features irresistible!! The Anime GOD EATER will air […]
And we are so cheered, excited and entertained by them all! Have you sent yours in? Maybe about to start or kick yourself into gear to getting it finished?
With applicants and award winners from around the globe, we asked award winners from the first year of Silent Manga Audition to write us a report, of Manga scene in various countries. First up, we have report from Germany, by Vincent Lange.
Meet the head of our committee! Been in Manga business for the past 30 years, he is responsible for some of the biggest Manga hits of the decade, overseeing development of the whole Shonen-Manga scene as the chief editor for Weekly Shonen Jump, he talks the reasons behind the launch of “Silent-Manga” audition…