Kakimoji S.O.S. 14 – KAKIMOJI 3D WORLD!

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The fantastical worlds in manga have no audible sound or movement, a result of the action being played out in two dimensions. But do your lingering memories of reading manga recall static and silent characters? Or do you remember them bursting from the page?!  The expressive technique known as Kakimoji perfectly introduces the three dimensional […]

Mangacracker #14

Posted on Posted in manga, SILENT MANGA GUIDE, Vivi's blog

Humans, talking animais, androids, dinosaurs, aliens, demons… the list goes on and on. Have you ever wonder how it was possible to weave so many different characters into one story? Well, Dragon Ball is most definitely the master of this challenge. With innovative scenarios and an amazing world setting, Dragonball was able bring a never […]

2 WEEKS LEFT TO WOW US WITH WASAMON!

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The deadline for the SILENT MANGA AUDITION® EX-3 Round is fast approaching, but you still have plenty of time to create and submit your WASAMON manga or illustration!   SMAC!’s third Kumamoto Extra Round to date, is all about embracing new and interesting ideas. This trailblazing attitude towards innovation, an aspect the people of Kumamoto excel […]

Kakimoji S.O.S. 13 – Master Kakimoji

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Using Kakimoji is vitally important when drawing manga. Whether it’s used boldly, subtly or even casually, the inclusion of this element of manga making will have a direct influence on your story.  But how important are they? Foreign writers may find it difficult to fully understand the importance of Kakimoji. First and foremost, Japanese Kakimoji […]

Manga nutcracker #13

Posted on Posted in INTERVIEW, SILENT MANGA GUIDE

Have you ever felt tired of all those goody goody protagonist ? Positive and good hearted characters might be the best choice as a protagonist, but if you want to create a unique character, you should know of more qualities that give the depth and realness that you were looking for! For that what would […]