Mangaka Mania '21 Lineup!

10/21/21 UPDATE: Komi comes to life in an exclusive drawing video. Plus, enter to win the drawing itself!

By VIZ Media October 21, 2021

10/21/2021 UPDATE: Tomohito Oda, the creator of the smash-hit series Komi Can't Communicate, draws Komi in this exclusive video. Plus, we're giving the drawing away to one lucky winner! Watch the video below. Enter to win the drawing here.

Learn more about Komi Can't Communicate by Tomohito Oda here.

Mangaka Mania started off with a bang, featuring never-before-seen content from Kousuke Oono (The Way of the Househusband) at Anime Expo Lite and Junji Ito at San Diego Comic-Con@Home!

Now we're bringing you the full lineup of participating mangaka! Shojo and shonen lovers rejoice, this is an extraordinary lineup! Check back on and follow us on TikTokInstagramTwitter, and Facebook to see the latest content drops as they come!

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Happy birthday, Shojo Beat! Join us in celebrating Shojo Beat's Sweet 16 with an exclusive selection of original artwork by Shojo Beat creators!

Rei Toma, creator of Dawn of the Arcana 
Rei Toma, creator of Dawn of the Arcana and The King's Beast, answers our burning questions and draws Rangetsu exclusively for Shojo Beat Sweet 16! Check out the video here!

Bisco Hatori, creator of Ouran High School Host Club
MommaLuvsManga joins us to celebrate Shojo Beat Sweet 16. Stay until the end for an exclusive surprise from Bisco Hatori. Watch the video here.

Matsuri Hino, creator of Vampire Knight
Check out an exclusive Q&A with Matsuri Hino!

Mikio Ikemoto, Boruto: Naruto Next Generations artist
Mikio Ikemoto draws art just for Boruto fans!

Tatsuki Fujimoto, creator of Chainsaw Man
Get revved up for some bloody good art as Tatsuki Fujimoto draws!

Betten Court, My Hero Academia: Vigilantes artist
See Betten Court draw panels from the hit spin-off series!

Tatsuya Endo, creator of Spy x Family
Tatsuya Endo draws art from this heartwarming series!

Tomohito Oda, creator of Komi Can't Communicate
Watch an exclusive video of Tomohito Oda drawing Komi!

Paru Itagaki, creator of BEASTARS Mangaka Paru Itagaki creates magic from pen to paper, demonstrating how she draws BEASTARS'  lovable wolf, Legoshi! Watch it now.

Tetsuo Hara, Fist of the North Star artist 
Tetsuo Hara answers a rapid-fire Q&A, 80s style! Watch it now.


Tetsuo Hara answers a rapid-fire 80's inspired Q&A in a brand new video brought to you by Mangaka Mania '21! ##viz ##vizmanga ##vizmedia ##tetsuohara ##fistofthenorthstar ##fotns ##80sanime ##80sanimeaesthetic ##mangatok ##animetok ##weeb ##mangaka ##mangakamania

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Junji Ito, creator of Sensor, Uzumaki and more
Tingle your senses with Junji Ito's Sensor, and lots more fun content from the horror creator!

Kousuke Oono, creator of The Way of the Househusband
Kousuke Oono, the creator of The Way of the Househusband, tells us his answers for some househusband-inspired This or That questions! Watch it now.


Kousuke Oono, creator of The Way of the Househusband, answers This? or That? ##thisorthat ##thisorthatchallenge ##mangatok ##thewayofthehousehusband

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