Manga Musings 09/17/2021

Thoughts from the mangaka about their manga, lives, and other random things.

By VIZ Media September 17, 2021

Mapollo 3


Thank you from the bottom of my heart for giving me this chance to have a series! I’m so happy, and I’ll do my best!

Me & Roboco
Shuhei Miyazaki


Amai-zing! Please try out the Roboco cake collaborations! How fortuitous!

Sakamoto Days
Yuto Suzuki


Got another canker sore. It’s the worst when it’s under your tongue. I better get my medicine.

Ayakashi Triangle
Kentaro Yabuki


I’m happy that Shirogane and Ninokuru were battling it out between all the girls in the popularity poll. Thank you!

Dr. Stone


They say life is full of mountains and valleys, but I think there are only a few mountains.

My Hero Academia
Kohei Horikoshi


Sorry for missing last week!

Blue Box
Kouji Miura


When I was a student, I used a red racket and played with red shoes. I had no connections to the color blue.

Black Clover
Yūki Tabata

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Thank you so much to Mr. W and Gotouge-san for the super-delicious fruit! They’re doing my body good! An amazing fall has begun!

The Elusive Samurai
Yusei Matsui


I bought an air mattress a year ago, and it’s already leaking. Every night before bed I have to run the air pump.

Jujutsu Kaisen
Gege Akutami

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This week I accidentally had the exact same panel layout for the right and left pages in a spread, but it’s probably not the first time.

Magu-chan: God of Destruction
Kei Kamiki


I’m so bad at ordering online that I was just delivered 144 Red Bulls. That’s a lot of wings!

Mission: Yozakura Family
Hitsuji Gondaira

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Meeting with my editor at the Shueisha offices is a peaceful time of loudly singing “The Bells of Notre Dame.”

Mashle: Magic and Muscles
Hajime Komoto


It is cooling down!!! Good thing for a full belly!!!! Fall is approaching!!!!!

High School Family: Kokosei Kazoku
Ryo Nakama


I bought a new smartphone, but I haven’t touched it much. My iPad is too convenient…

Kenta Shinohara


I haven’t worn most of the T-shirts I bought last year and summer is already over?

Undead Unluck
Yoshifumi Tozuka

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It was fun drawing Fuuko from the past with long hair for the first time in a while. It’s already been a year and a half since then… A year and a half?!

The Hunters Guild: Red Hood
Yuki Kawaguchi


I signed up for Spotify. I’m listening to tons of anime songs from a little while ago.

Neru: Way of the Martial Artist
Minya Hiraga


I want to go to the supermarket…is what I kept thinking, and now summer is over. I wanted to buy tons of ice cream.