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Manga Story Writer’s Secret for Success

The Yomiuri Shimbun reports: While their drawings are different, the two manga have something in common: They are both mysteries that are based on popular series. They also have the same author. Shin Kibayashi has contributed stories to the two [...]

Exhibition Looks Back on History of Shonen Jump

Yayoi Kawatoko writes: An exhibition exploring the history of Shukan Shonen Jump, a popular weekly manga magazine for boys published by Shueisha Inc., is currently under way at the Mori Arts Center Gallery in Roppongi, Tokyo. The event is part of [...]

Museum Worker Reveals Inside Stories Through Manga

Toru Miyazaki reports: Visit an exhibition, and you’ll often find museum staff quietly seated by the wall keeping an eye on things. What could they be thinking? A four-panel comic strip created by Yuri Nishimura offers a glimpse into the inner [...]