Anniversary Project for 20 Years of the Osamu Tezuka Culture Award Unites 24 Authors

http://cdn2.natalie.mu/media/comic/1609/0920/extra/news_thumb_tedukamook_main.jpgThe special manga commemorating the anniversary united a total of 24 mangaka and other authors linked to the anime and manga industry (you can see all names below). Its full title is: 手塚治虫文化賞20周年記念MOOK マンガのDNA ―マンガの神様の意思を継ぐ者たち―, which would be read as “20th Anniversary of the Osamu Tezuka Culture Award MOOK – DNA of Manga – Those who inherited God’s Intention for Manga”. It is published by Asahi Shimbun.

Here is the general information of the MOOK (Manga book):

Pages: 300
Publisher: Asahi Shimbun Publishing (2016/9/20)
Language: Japanese
ISBN-10: 4022724889
ISBN-13: 978-4022724885
Release Date: 2016/9/20
Product Dimensions package: 28.5 x 20.1 x 2.3 cm

Please note that the numbers are for the Japanese version only. No English version is announced as for the moment.

The new manga stories are written by 24 mangaka and illustrators, award winners, as follows:

Ryoko Yamagishi (Hi Izuru Tokoro no Tenshi,Terpsichora)
Nozowe Nobuhisa (Shinsei Kigeki)
Hiromi Morishita (Shounen Ashibe)
Masayuki Ishikawa (Moyashimon)
Shimada Toranosuke (Danny Boy, 9-gatsu 10-gatsu)
Maruo Suehiro (Shoujo Tsubaki, Panorama Toukitan, Chika Gentou Gekiga: Shoujo Tsubaki)
Hikari Nakamura (Saint Young Men, Arakawa Under the Bridge)
Haruko Ichikawa (Houseki no Kuni)
Yamazaki Mari (Thermae Romae)
Motoka Murakami (Musashi no Ken, Heavy)
Taiyo Matsumoto (ping POng, Tekkon Kinkreet)
Hiromu Arakawa (Fullmetal Alchemist, Arslan Senki)
Keisuke Yamashina (Ginga Eiyuu Densetsu, Lupin III)
Hitoshi Iwaaki (Kiseijuu, Black Jack: Aoki Mirai)
Roswell Hosoki (Sake no Hosomichi, Ooedo Yoidore Kikou)
Yasuhisa Hara (Kingdom)
Miki Yamamoto (How Are You?, Sunny Sunny Ann!)
Yoshiie Gouda (Kikaijikake no Ai)
Machiko Kyou (Mitsuami no Kamisama)
Yuuki Shikawa (Shounen Y, E!? E ga Heta nano ni Mangaka ni?)
Yoriko Hoshi (Aisawa Riku, Kyou no Nekomura-san)
Yoshitoki Ooima (Koe no Katachi, Mardock Scramble art)
Sensha Yoshida (Utsurun Desu., Gakkatsu!! Tsuyatsuya Tannin)
Yuki Andou (Drops, Matryoshka/Toumei Ningen no Koi)

In addition to these, there are commentaries and informational stories by Studio Ghibli producer Toshio Suzuki, Akira Toriyama’s editor during his work on Dragonball at Weekly Shounen Jump Kazuhiko Torishima, and others.

You can purchase the book also on Amazon for 1,512 Japanese yen.

Source: Comic Natalie

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DevilMayCry
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Keisuke Yamashina, what a great man.

InStyleAkuma
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This looks like a great publication! I would personally love to have it. :)

Shounen
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I don’t read Japanese, tho

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