EX4 CRAM SCHOOL – LESSON #2: Kit Kat… A Taste of Home


Exam and Trial, two words that strike equal measures of fear and determination in any school student! With the encouraging Japanese phrase キットカット (kitto katto), meaning “sure to win”, friends and family can rally around those about to embark on examinations, a life changing event in Japan, by gifting the student a “Kit Kat” chocolate […]

SMAC! MANGA DOJO #18 – “How to make a charming character ④ Define the “SPECIAL MOVE” and “WEAK POINT”!

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<Characters> Penmaru Is a ninja dog who dreams of becoming the greatest manga creator in the animal world. To help achieve his dream, Mocchi gives him a mission… “Learn how to create manga at the Manga Dojo.” Summer means…… “SUIKA-WARI”!! * A game in Japan, where you split a watermelon with a stick, while blindfolded. […]

Kakimoji S.O.S. #22 – Tsugihara Sensei’s Kakimoji

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Kakimoji fans, CIAO! Today we’ll take a look at the Kakimoji that appears in the works of our SILENT MANGA AUDITION® judges, Ryuji Tsugihara sensei!!  I’ve already mentioned his most famous manga, Yoroshiku Mecha-doc several times in Kakimoji S.O.S., but this time we’ll be analyzing Tsugihara sensei’s other hit…     Restore Garage 251 is […]