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Author of 'Mudazumo Naki Kaikaku' Starts New Manga 'Ryujin Mabuyer - Paikajii-jima'

by ap19
Jun 8, 2012 12:33 AM | 7 Comments
According to Comic Natalie, Hideki Oowada, author of the mahjong world war manga, Mudazumo Naki Kaikaku, started a new manga series, "Ryujin Mabuyer - Paikajii-jima" (Okinawan God Mabuyer - Paikajii Island). The first chapter was released today, June 8, 2012, on Newtype Ace volume 10. "Ryujin Mabuyer" was originally a tokusatsu (live action hero TV show) locally airing in Okinawa back in October 2008.

image of protagonist by Hideki Oowada

"Ryujin Mabuyer - Paikajii-jima" is a battle comedy manga featuring the local Okinawan hero "Ryujin Mabuyer". The story starts with a female from the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications who is on her way to investigate a number of demon encounters in Okinawa. You will be able to enjoy a unique form of hero action with characters of strong Okinawan tastes.

More information about Ryujin Mabuyer and images of the original tokusatsu hero can be found on the English homepage.

Source: Comic Natalie (Japanese), Ryujin Mabuyer Homepage (English)

Note: All translations made in this article are temporary and subject to revision upon official updates.

TLNote: The title is spelled 「琉神マブヤー - 南風ぬ島」 but Okinawan Japanese is read differently from standard Japanese. 「南風ぬ島」 is read 「ぱいかじぃじま」 (paikajii-jima) which means "island on the south-bound wind".

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count me in as well again

Jun 9, 2012 8:04 AM by Mr_Gutts

Something new by Hideki Owada? I am there. Period.

Jun 8, 2012 10:19 PM by Anise_Punter

Will we ever get an actually full anime adaptation of Mudazumo? please Japan!

Jun 8, 2012 6:50 AM by game8910

Superhero manga by that guy? I'm in.

Jun 8, 2012 2:41 AM by OrochiPL

the protagonist reminds me of P4 -.-

Jun 8, 2012 1:55 AM by whaleiam

Failures said:
That's some interesting looking protagonist..

Yeah , that's one of the wackiest helmet I've ever seen.

Jun 8, 2012 1:11 AM by Ryougi_Shiki_

That's some interesting looking protagonist..

Jun 8, 2012 1:05 AM by Fateism

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