Mangaka Musings 09/10/2023

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

By VIZ Media September 10, 2023

Yoshihiko Hayashi


I hope to draw a manga that young boys will love. I’d be happy if it’s something that you look forward to. I’ll do my best.

Blue Box
Kouji Miura


I went to Eve Arena Tour 2023 Kororon! It was so fun to scream at a live show! Ratatta!

The Elusive Samurai
Yusei Matsui


I’m so sorry! I’m taking next week off. I’m running low on the extra days I built up going into the new arc.

Me & Roboco
Shuhei Miyazaki


Thank you so much for all the votes for the Roboco-1 Grand Prix! The ranking order was a lot of fun to play with!

Takamasa Moue


I’m writing this before it’s aired, but I’m super looking forward to seeing the One Piece live-action show!

Sakamoto Days
Yuto Suzuki


I messed up on the date of the Assassin Exhibit of the Century. The correct date is 9/18. Sorry.

Kenta Shinohara


I got a lot of use out of my French sailor pants this summer. Cool and comfortable!

Jujutsu Kaisen
Gege Akutami

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I stalked the local convenience stores but was unable to buy the Pikmin gummies. Sadness.

Nue’s Exorcist
Kota Kawae


They’re selling the Tomita chilled noodles at 7-Eleven again this year. It’s now the second half of the summer.

Kill Blue
Tadatoshi Fujimaki


I got permission for the series to take place where it is. Thank you for letting me destroy it!

Undead Unluck
Yoshifumi Tozuka

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I’m playing an Armored Core game for the first time in my life. Balteus was strong… I’m running around with twin Gatling guns.

Mission: Yozakura Family
Hitsuji Gondaira

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Uno is creating the perfect rubber-man moves with his buffed-up Klimkin back muscles.

Martial Master Asumi

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I’m still playing Jumputi Heroes after all this time. Add more Hinomaru characters, please! Guess that’s not possible!

Cipher Academy
Yuji Iwasaki


I went to Leather Shoes Ken’s workshop to get my feet measured. What a stylish, wonderful place.

The Ichinose Family’s Deadly Sins


Thank you to everyone who is assisting me! Please enjoy chapter 40!

Ice-Head Gill
Ikuo Hachiya


I had dried herring for the first time in a while. It would go somewhere on my full-course meal of life! Dried herring!

Do Retry
Jun Kirarazaka

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I haven’t been eating healthy, so I got myself to eat delivered lunches. But I also had convenience store fried chicken!!

Tenmaku Cinema
Shun Saeki


It was for a short time, but I loved every second of it! Thank you, Tenmaku!