Mangaka Musings 02/18/2024

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

By VIZ Media February 18, 2024

Dear Anemone
Rin Matsui

Mm Dear Anemone Rin Matsui

I have a series in my favorite manga magazine!! Thank you so much! I’ll work as hard as I can!

Super Psychic Policeman Chojo
Shun Numa

Mm Chojo Senpai Shun Numa

Editor switch! Thank you for your help over all these years, Murakoshi-san. Nice to meet you, brand-new editor Ikeguchi-san!

Takamasa Moue

Mm Akanebanashi Moue

The Asian cup… *Tears*… But I’m looking forward to the second half of the Europa league and the start of J.League and Euro 2024.

Nue’s Exorcist
Kota Kawae

Nues Exorcist Kawae

I caught COVID. Not being able to taste my food is quite painful.

Blue Box
Kouji Miura

Bluebox Miura

I went to the voice recording for the first episode of the anime! The voice actors are amazing! My respect for them is overflowing!

One Piece
Eiichiro Oda

One Piece Eiichirooda

The show Moving is great! The more you learn about the character, the more your impressions change. Worth watching.

Kenta Shinohara

Witch Watch Shinohara

Under the mesh where you sit on your work chair will be so much dust it looks like a whole forest of mold, so watch out.

Jujutsu Kaisen
Gege Akutami

Ju Jutsu Kaisen

Why does Okottsu have a ring on his middle finger? Who drew this? Sigh

Sakamoto Days
Yuto Suzuki

Sakamotodays Suzuki

My room is really chilly. I have a wrap around my stomach, slippers, and a blanket over my legs to stay warm.

My Hero Academia
Kohei Horikoshi

My Hero Kohei Horikoshi V2

I got sick… I will take better care of myself! Sorry for the trouble!

Mission: Yozakura Family
Hitsuji Gondaira

Yozakura Gondaira V2

Mari Yamazaki Sensei is on Jump+! It reminded me of when I saw them on a talk show in Shimokitazawa.

The Elusive Samurai
Yusei Matsui

Mm Tes Matsui

Toki and Akiie are killing my computer. Seems like my file size is multiple times larger than the other creators’ files.

Undead Unluck
Yoshifumi Tozuka

Undeadunluck Tozuka

I figured out why my files are so large and take forever to upload! I had time lapse on!

Me & Roboco
Shuhei Miyazaki

Roboko Miyazaki

I ordered so much stuff from the hometown tax program that I can’t eat it all. I’ve turned into the old man who passes out seafood to all his friends.

Takeru Hokazono

Mm Kagurabachi Takeru Hokazono

I did the thing where you go into a bookstore and buy your own book. It made me feel so happy.

Kill Blue
Tadatoshi Fujimaki

Mm Kill Blue Tadatoshi Fujimaki

It started to snow, and I was suddenly out on my balcony making snowballs. It was my deadline day too.

Green Green Greens
Kento Terasaka

Mm Greengreengreens Kentateresaka

I’m really interested in the Vision Pro. Seems like you can go about your normal life while wearing it. I want to give it a try.

Yoshihiko Hayashi

Mm Mama Yuyu Hayashi

I got an aluminum pan for pasta dishes. The olive oil looks so pretty in it. Awesome.

Shadow Eliminators
Kento Amemiya

Mm Shadow Eliminators Kento Amemiya

My first fan letter was from my grandma. It went to the Shueisha offices and then to me. Give it to me directly!

Two on Ice
Elck Itsumo

Mm Twoon Ice Elck Itsumo

Volume 1 is now on sale in Japan. Takayuki’s scores were too high, so I’ll release the protocol on X.