Mangaka Musings 04/07/2024

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

By VIZ Media April 07, 2024

My Hero Academia
Kohei Horikoshi

My Hero Kohei Horikoshi V2

Thank you for all the votes! Everyone was overjoyed! Season 7 of the anime has started, and volume 40 is now on sale in Japan!

Yuki Suenaga

Mm Akanebanashi Suenaga

I read Naruse ha Shinjita Michi he Iku and Chouriba Toiu Senjou. Both were great!

Super Psychic Policeman Chojo
Shun Numa

Mm Chojo Senpai Shun Numa

Please check out my assistant Kasaya Sensei’s one-shot!

Sakamoto Days
Yuto Suzuki

Sakamotodays Suzuki

Haven’t had sweet sake in a while, but it sure is good. It’s just rice, but it’s amazing that it’s so sweet!

Jujutsu Kaisen
Gege Akutami

Ju Jutsu Kaisen

I got the Katamari Damashi soundtrack on my subscription service. I love track #2 and #8.

Blue Box
Kouji Miura

Bluebox Miura

I went to the Galileo Galilei x BBHF concert! I didn’t want to leave…

Undead Unluck
Yoshifumi Tozuka

Undeadunluck Tozuka

I went to AnimeJapan! There was a full-size Tatianna sphere. I took photos in it!

Kill Blue
Tadatoshi Fujimaki

Mm Kill Blue Tadatoshi Fujimaki

I bought the amazing music player! It’s amazing! It’s so amazing that my ears get tired from listening to it while I work.

Mission: Yozakura Family
Hitsuji Gondaira

Yozakura Gondaira V2 Copy

I went to the hundred-yen store for the first time in forever, and I felt like a kid at Disneyland. So many treasures!

Takeru Hokazono

Mm Kagurabachi Takeru Hokazono

This year is honyaku (a type of year of bad luck) for me, so I went to have it exorcised. I want to go through this year with no major issues. Go away, bad luck!

Kenta Shinohara

Witch Watch Shinohara

Chibi Nico’s writing and art is done by my kids. Thank you!

The Elusive Samurai
Yusei Matsui

Mm Tes Matsui

Please stop updating the basic apps on my PC. Just assume they are already as good as they can get.

Nue’s Exorcist
Kota Kawae

Nues Exorcist Kawae

The Kavalan Bar Cocktail Dry Single Malt Highball can is wonderful.

Me & Roboco
Shuhei Miyazaki

Roboko Miyazaki

I went to the emergency room in the middle of the night, but it was nothing. What do you mean it was nothing?! But thank goodness.

Green Green Greens
Kento Terasaka

Mm Greengreengreens Kentateresaka

My local tasty restaurant went out of business… Would it have lasted if I went there more often? Too late now.

Dear Anemone
Rin Matsui

Mm Dear Anemone Rin Matsui

The chief of my assistants has some really sharp comments each week, so I am happily writing them down for future use.

Two on Ice
Elck Itsumo

Mm Twoon Ice Elck Itsumo

RikuRyu got second at the world championships and on the podium for a third straight tournament! The woman in first place was 40 years old!

Shadow Eliminators
Kento Amemiya

Mm Shadow Eliminators Kento Amemiya

I enjoy watching old commercials. When I watch some from before I was born, I get jealous thinking that it must have been a good time to live.

Yoshihiko Hayashi

Mm Mama Yuyu Hayashi

It was a very valuable and fun seven months. Sorry that the ending requires you to read the graphic novel.

Seraph of the End
Yamato Yamamoto

Seraph Yamamoto

May Akira Toriyama Sensei rest in peace.

Blue Exorcist
Kazue Kato

Blue Exorcist

Thank you so much, Toriyama Sensei!!!

Show-ha Shoten!
Akinari Asakura

Akinari Asakura Mm

Toriyama Sensei was always a huge part of my and all of our teenage years. Thank you for everything.

Twin Star Exorcist
Yoshiaki Sukeno

Twin Stars Sukeno

May you rest in peace, Akira Toriyama Sensei.

Yuto Sano

Mm Gokurakugai Sano

My nephew is four and loves Dragon Ball so much that he’s started blasting Kamehameha at me. May you rest in peace, Toriyama Sensei.