You’ve probably seen those awesome cosplay photoshoots-your favourite characters in signature outfits posing in iconic stances. But have you ever wondered what went into those photos? In reality, those cosplay … Read more
How splendid is this? Mika Tsutai came up with these manga-inspired plates for his 2011 graduate project at Kyoto Institute of Technology. Complete with visual exclamations, these resemble Japanese manga … Read more
Japanese ero-guro (or, erotic grotesque) manga artist Shintaro Kago does fantastically bizarre manga art involving extreme sex and violence: such as random objects inexplicably tearing out of human bodies.
Yunyu, a singer-songwriter, has teamed up with New York Times bestselling Manga artist, Queenie Chan, and leading animators, the Common ist from Thailand, to produce a multi-media music experience creating … Read more
Another great publication from Drawn and Quarterly. This is a collection of beautifully drawn gekiga (like manga but a bit more sophisticated; like graphic novels in relation to comics) set … Read more
As a kid, anime, manga, and Japanese toy design captivated me much more than anything available in America. Takayoshi Mizuki was one of the artists responsible for creating amazing paintings … Read more
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