Mangaka Musings 10/11/19

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

By Jeric Llanes October 11, 2019


My Hero Academia
Kohei Horikoshi

My Hero Kohei Horikoshi V2

The anime is starting again! I’m so happy! I’m so blessed!

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba
Koyoharu Gotouge

Demon Slayer V2

The anime’s quality was amazing to the very end! I’m so thankful to everyone involved!

Haruichi Furudate

Haikyuu Furudate V2

Sorry, I’ll be taking another break next week. Please stick with me just a little longer after that.

Riichiro Inagaki

Dr Stone Inagaki2

It turns out that not falling while riding a bike isn’t just thanks to the gyro effect. The handlebars are important too.

Black Clover
Yūki Tabata

Black Clover Tabata V2

The Black Clover anime is entering its third year! Thank you to everyone! I’m so blessed!

Jujutsu Kaisen
Gege Akutami

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I’ve been wanting to make LINE stamps. I had so much fun. Enjoy!

Mission: Yozakura Family
Hitsuji Gondaira

Yozakura Gondaira V2

If God appeared before me, I think I’d make the same wish as Doburock in their comedy skit. Please give me a giant…

The Promised Neverland
Kaiu Shirai

Promised Neverland Kaiu Shirai V2

I never thought I’d feel this way. I really want to hang down from a wall bar. I want to stretch out.

We Never Learn
Taishi Tsutsui


Season 2 of the anime is finally starting!! Yay!! Please check it out!

Mitama Security: Spirit Busters
Tsurun Hatomune

Mitama Security Hatomune

My home and work studio is the same place. A zero-minute commute! I wake up and I’m at work! It’s great!! I want to go far away!

Chainsaw Man
Tatsuki Fujimoto

Chainsaw Author22 V2

There’s something called cheese tea which I would like to try someday.

Shiro Usazaki

Actage Shiro

My iPhone fingerprint reader isn’t working as well as it used to. I probably no longer have fingerprints.

Yui Kamio Lets Loose
Hiroshi Shiibashi

Yui Kamio Lets Loose Shiibashi V2

I watched the TV drama Natsuzora until the end. I enjoyed talking about who each person is based on.

Samurai 8: The Tale of Hachimaru
Masashi Kishimoto

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I went to the bookstore and bought some books. But I don’t actually have time to read them… Crummy.

Double Taisei
Kentaro Fukuda

Double Taisei Fukuda

I often order Chinese delivery. Pepper steak is by far the best.

Beast Children
Kento Terasaka

Beast Children Teresaka

Japan beat Ireland! I hope they can keep it up! Go, Japan!

Tokyo Shinobi Squad
Kento Matsuura

Tokyo Shinobi Squad Matsuura

The gum my assistant bought has three different spice levels. I’ve been secretly only having the sweetest one.