Mangaka Musings 04/14/2024

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

By VIZ Media April 14, 2024

Astro Royale
Ken Wakui

Mm Negaino Astro Wakui

Thanks for having me, everyone! Hibaru, Terasu, and I will do our best!

Undead Unluck
Yoshifumi Tozuka

Undeadunluck Tozuka

I went to a new cafe and ordered an ice cocoa and got vanilla ice cream on top? You sure I can have this?

Nue's Exorcist
Kota Kawae

Nues Exorcist Kawae

In order to cut down on my alcohol drinking, when I meet with my editor, I tell him if I drank the night before or not.

Takamasa Moue

Mm Akanebanashi Moue

The changes in temperature are extreme. Animals can get sick easily, so those with pets should take care.

Super Psychic Policeman Chojo
Shun Numa

Mm Chojo Senpai Shun Numa

I was told I'm the only one who shortens Official Hige Dandism to Offige.

Blue Box
Kouji Miura

Bluebox Miura

I want to do 50 twist planks a day for a month straight. But I'll allow myself to take five days off.

My Hero Academia
Kohei Horikoshi

My Hero Kohei Horikoshi V2

I spilled ink all over the floor and my legs looked like they had leopard spots. It was cool.

Me & Roboco
Shuhei Miyazaki

Roboko Miyazaki

I bought a bookshelf, but my manga keep increasing so my studio never gets clean. I need to buy another bookshelf.

Sakamoto Days
Yuto Suzuki

Sakamotodays Suzuki

I feel my body atrophying every day. I need to start running and regain my stamina.

Kenta Shinohara

Witch Watch Shinohara

I bought an air duster to blast the dust out of my computer. It has a cool name.

Mission: Yozakura Family
Hitsuji Gondaira

Yozakura Gondaira V2

I was really sick and not able to make it to Japan Premia for the Yozakura anime. Thank you to everyone who worked hard for it!

Kill Blue
Tadatoshi Fujimaki

Mm Kill Blue Tadatoshi Fujimaki

Volume 4 is now on sale in Japan. It came out on April 4. If I were Mista, I'd have passed out from fear.

The Elusive Samurai
Yusei Matsui

Mm Tes Matsui

When I’m tired from all the work it takes to draw Akiie, Yuki seems like an angel. Should I switch their souls?

Takeru Hokazono

Mm Kagurabachi Takeru Hokazono

There’re so many movies I want to see! I haven't been to a movie theater in forever. I want to experience that smell! I need to work out my schedule.

Green Green Greens
Kento Terasaka

Mm Greengreengreens Kentateresaka

I'm praying for everyone affected by the Taiwan earthquake. May you make a fast recovery.

Dear Anemone
Rin Matsui

Mm Dear Anemone Rin Matsui

My assistant from Okinawa made me taco rice. It was super delish!

Shadow Eliminators
Kento Amemiya

Mm Shadow Eliminators Kento Amemiya

I get excited for Denno Coil no matter how many times I've seen it. I was scared of Searchy when I was a kid.

Two on Ice
Elck Itsumo

Mm Twoon Ice Elck Itsumo

Thank you for everything! Please send any support you planned for this series in the future to real skating pairs!