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Winners of the 42nd Kodansha Manga Awards

Winners of the 42nd Kodansha Manga Awards

Publisher Kodansha announced on Thursday the winners of its 42nd annual manga awards in each of three categories. Winners are listed in bold alongside other nominated works. Shounen Beastars by Paru Itagaki, publishing in Shounen Champion Arslan Senki by Hiromu Arakawa and Yoshiki Tanaka, publishing in Bessatsu Shounen Magazine Kyokou Suiri by Kyou Shirodaira and Chashiba Katase, publishing in Shounen Magazine R Hataraku Saibou by Akane Shimizu publishing in Shounen Sirius Shoujo Toumei na Yurik...
47th Japan Cartoonist Association Award Winners Announced

47th Japan Cartoonist Association Award Winners Announced

Winners of the 47th Japan Cartoonist Association Award has been announced. A ceremony for the winners to accept their respective rewards will be held on June 15 via the Imperial Hotel in Tokyo. The panel of judges for this year includes Tetsuya Chiba, Ken Akamatsu, Riki Kusaka, and Kouji Yoshimoto. Grand Award (Comic): Morohoshi Daijirou Gekijou by Daijirou Morohoshi Grand Award (Cartoon): HITOKOMART by Yukio Shinohara Excellence Award: Otouto no Otto by Gengorou Tagame Special Award: Nihon Man...
Winners of 22nd Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize Announced

Winners of 22nd Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize Announced

The winners of the 22nd Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize has been announced. Ten nominees were chosen from volumes published last year with votes and recommendations from bookstore staff, manga officials, and a selection committee with last year's Special Prize recipient Osamu Akimoto (Kochira Katsushikaku Kameari Kouenmae Hashutsujo) as a newly appointed member. The presentation ceremony will be held on June 7 at Hamarikyuu Asahi Small Hall at Tsukiji, Tokyo. Grand Prize: Golden Kamuy (Satoru Noda)...

Apr 24, 2:04 PM by sevenPocky 11 Comments

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'Beastars' Wins Manga Taisho Award for 2018

'Beastars' Wins Manga Taisho Award for 2018

The 2018 award list for the 11th edition of Manga Taisho, the annual Japanese manga award, has been announced. The award is decided by a panel of bookstore clerks who select the best title from manga series which are relatively new (have published less than 8 volumes) and have released at least one volume in the last year. The first voting round decides the nominees, and the second decides the final ranking. *1. 78 pts Beastars [drama, shounen, slice of life, psychological] by Paru Itagaki *2. 6...
21st Japan Media Arts Festival Award List Announced

21st Japan Media Arts Festival Award List Announced

The 21st Japan Media Arts Festival list has been announced. The recipients include those from Japan, America, Russia, and France. Animation Division Grand Prize Kono Sekai no Katasumi ni by Sunao Katabuchi (Japan) Yoake Tsugeru Lu no Uta by Masaaki Yuasa (Japan) Excellence Awards Harmonia feat. Makoto by Tarafu Ootani (Japan) Cocolors by Cocolors Production Team, represented by Toshihisa Yokoshima (Japan) Negative Space by Ru Kuwahata and Max Porter (Japan / America) New Face Awards Fune wo Amu...
Winners of the 63rd Shougakukan Manga Awards Announced

Winners of the 63rd Shougakukan Manga Awards Announced

The winners for 2017's Shougakukan Manga Awards in each category are as follows: General Koi wa Ameagari no You ni by Jun Mayuzuki Kuubo Ibuki by Kaiji Kawaguchi & Osamu Eya Shounen Yakusoku no Neverland by Kaiu Shirai & Posuka Demizu Shoujo Omoi, Omoware, Furi, Furare by Io Sakisaka Children PriPri Chii-chan!! by Hiromu Shinozuka Source: Official site ← Previous year

Jan 23, 8:29 AM by Sakana-san 20 Comments

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Winners of the 41st Kodansha Manga Awards

Winners of the 41st Kodansha Manga Awards

Publisher Kodansha announced on Tuesday the winners of its 41st annual manga awards in each of three categories. Winners are listed in bold alongside other nominated works. Shounen Shoukoku no Altair by Kotono Katou, publishing in Shounen Sirius Kishuku Gakkou no Juliet by Yousuke Kaneda, publishing in Bessatsu Shounen Magazine Enen no Shouboutai by Atsushi Ookubo, publishing in Weekly Shounen Magazine Dagashi Kashi by Kotoyama publishing in Shounen Sunday Shoujo P to JK by Maki Miyoshi, publish...

May 9, 2017 3:42 AM by tsubasalover 17 Comments

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Winners of 21st Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize Announced

Winners of 21st Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize Announced

The winners of 21st Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize has been announced via Asahi Shimbun's Morning newspaper on Tuesday. The nominees were chosen from the works serialized in 2016. The presentation ceremony will be held on May 31 at Hamarikyuu Asahi Small Hall at Tsukiji Tokyo. Grand Prize: Hana ni Somu (Fusako Kuramochi) New Work Prize: Shouwa Genroku Rakugo Shinjuu (Haruko Kumota) Short Work Prize: Yomawari Neko (Kaoru Fukaya) Special Prize: Osamu Akimoto (Finishing 40 Year Long Serialization of...

Apr 24, 2017 9:57 PM by tsubasalover 7 Comments

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'Hibiki: Shousetsuka ni Naru Houhou' Wins Manga Taisho Award for 2017

'Hibiki: Shousetsuka ni Naru Houhou' Wins Manga Taisho Award for 2017

The 2017 award list for the 10th edition of Manga Taisho, the annual Japanese manga award, has been announced. The award is decided by a panel of bookstore clerks who select the best title from manga series which are relatively new (have published less than 8 volumes) and have released at least one volume in the last year. The first voting round decides the nominees, and the second decides the final ranking. *1. 67 pts Hibiki: Shousetsuka ni Naru Houhou [slice of life, seinen] by Mitsuharu Yanam...

Mar 27, 2017 11:54 PM by tsubasalover 6 Comments

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20th Japan Media Arts Festival Award List Announced

20th Japan Media Arts Festival Award List Announced

The 20th Japan Media Arts Festival list has been announced. The recipients include those from Japan, America, Brazil, Bulgaria, England, Korea, Mexico, and Russia. Animation Division Grand Prize Kimi no Na wa. by Makoto Shinkai (Japan) Excellence Awards Koe no Katachi by Naoko Yamada (Japan) O Menino e o Mundo by Alê Abreu (Brazil) A Love Story by Anushka Kishani Naanayakkara (England) Among the black waves by Anna Budanova (Russia) New Face Awards Moom by Daisuke Tsutsumi and Robert Kondo (Japa...
Sugoi Japan Award 2017 Winners Announced

Sugoi Japan Award 2017 Winners Announced

Winners of the third Sugoi Japan Award were announced at a ceremony in Tokyo on Thursday. Entries include anime which began broadcasting from July 2015, along with manga, light novels, and entertainment novels which began publishing from January 2013. Nominees were chosen by Japanese fans and experts who believe that these series have the potential to become global hits. Voting took place between November 16, 2016, and January 3, 2017. Sugoi Japan Award is co-organized by the Yomiuri Shimbun new...
Winners of the 62nd Shougakukan Manga Awards Announced

Winners of the 62nd Shougakukan Manga Awards Announced

The winners for 2016's Shougakukan Manga Awards in each category are as follows: General Blue Giant by Shinichi Ishizuka Juuhan Shuttai! by Naoko Matsuda Shounen Mob Psycho 100 by ONE Shoujo 37.5°C no Namida by Chika Shiina Children Ijime Series by Kaoru Igarashi Source: Official site ← Previous year

Jan 23, 2017 4:05 PM by Sakana-san 14 Comments

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Winners of the 40th Kodansha Manga Awards

Winners of the 40th Kodansha Manga Awards

Publisher Kodansha announced on Monday the winners of its 40th annual manga awards in each of three categories. Winners are listed in bold alongside other nominated works. Shounen Days by Tsuyoshi Yasuda, publishing in Weekly Shounen Magazine Boku no Hero Academia by Kouhei Horikoshi, publishing in Weekly Shounen Jump Noragami by Adachitoka, publishing in Monthly Shounen Magazine Owari no Seraph by Takaya Kagami and Yamato Yamamoto, publishing in Jump SQ Shoujo Watashi ga Motete Dousunda by Junk...

May 17, 2016 12:00 AM by arsonal 15 Comments

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'Golden Kamuy' Wins Manga Taisho Award for 2016

'Golden Kamuy' Wins Manga Taisho Award for 2016

The 2016 award list for the 9th edition of Manga Taisho, the annual Japanese manga award, has been announced. The award is decided by a panel of bookstore clerks who select the best title from manga series which are relatively new (have published less than 8 volumes) and have released at least one volume in the last year. The first voting round decides the nominees and the second decides the final ranking. *1. 91 pts Golden Kamuy [seinen, historical] by Satoru Noda *2. 78 pts Dungeon Meshi [sein...

Mar 28, 2016 11:48 PM by arsonal 22 Comments

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Winners of the 61st Shougakukan Manga Awards Announced

Winners of the 61st Shougakukan Manga Awards Announced

The winners for 2015's Shougakukan Manga Awards in each category are as follows: General Umimachi Diary by Akimi Yoshida Sunny by Taiyou Matsumoto Shounen Haikyuu!! by Haruichi Furudate Shoujo Ore Monogatari!! by Kazune Kawahara and Aruko Children Usotsuki! Gokuo-kun by Makoto Yoshimoto Source: Official site ← Previous year

Jan 21, 2016 3:08 PM by Sakana-san 33 Comments

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19th Japan Media Arts Festival Award List Announced

19th Japan Media Arts Festival Award List Announced

The 19th Japan Media Arts Festival list has been announced. The recipients include those from Japan, Estonia, France, Russia, and Portugal. Animation Division Grand Prize Rhizome by Boris Labbé (France) Excellence Awards Hana to Alice: Satsujin Jiken by Shunji Iwai (Japan) Isand by Riho Unt (Estonia) My Home by Phuong Mai Nguyen (France) Yùl and the Snake by Gabriel Haren (France) New Face Awards Chulyen, a Crow's tale by Agnès Patron and Cerise Lopez (France) Deux Amis by Natalia Chernysheva (R...

Nov 27, 2015 12:39 PM by Snow 16 Comments

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'Comic Showa-Shi' Wins Eisner Award 2015

'Comic Showa-Shi' Wins Eisner Award 2015

The second and third volume of Drawn & Quarterly's English release of Shigeru Mizuki's semi autobiographical manga Comic Showa-Shi, titled Showa 1939-1944 and Showa 1944-1953: A History of Japan, won this years' manga-exclusive Eisner Awards for "Best U.S. Edition of International Material—Asia" category. The nominees for the Asia category include All You Need Is Kill by Takeshi Obata, Hiroshi Sakurazaka, Ryousuke Takeuchi, Yoshitoshi Abe Master Keaton by Naoki Urasawa, Hokusei Katsushika, Taka...

Jul 11, 2015 11:15 AM by Sakana-san 12 Comments

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Winners of the 39th Kodansha Manga Awards Announced

Winners of the 39th Kodansha Manga Awards Announced

Kodansha's official website listed the winners for the 39th Kodansha Manga Awards in each of the following categories: Shounen Nanatsu no Taizai by Nakaba Suzuki Publishing since 2012 in Weekly Shounen Magazine Yowamushi Pedal by Wataru Watanabe Publishing since 2008 in Shounen Champion Shoujo Nigeru wa Haji daga Yaku ni Tatsu by Tsunami Umino Publishing since 2012 in Kiss General Sidonia no Kishi by Tsutomu Nihei Publishing since 2009 in Afternoon Special Award Cooking Papa by Tochi Ueyama Publ...

May 12, 2015 7:59 AM by Sakana-san 52 Comments

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'Kakukaku Shikajika' Wins Manga Taisho Award for 2015

'Kakukaku Shikajika' Wins Manga Taisho Award for 2015

The 2015 award list for the 8th edition of Manga Taisho, the annual Japanese Manga Award, has been announced. The award is decided by a panel of bookstore clerks who select the best title from manga series which are relatively new (have published less than 8 volumes) and have released at least one volume in the last year. The first voting round decides the nominees and the second decides the final ranking. *1. 80 pts Kakukaku Shikajika [josei, slice of life] by Akiko Higashimura (Kuragahime) *2....

Mar 27, 2015 8:09 AM by Sakana-san 26 Comments

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Winners of the 60th Shougakukan Manga Awards

Winners of the 60th Shougakukan Manga Awards

The winners for 2014's Shougakukan Manga Awards in each category are as follows: General Aoi Honoo by Kazuhiko Shimamoto (Anime Tenchou, Honoo no Tenkousei) Asahinagu by Ai Kozaki Shounen Be Blues! Ao ni Nare by Motoyuki Tanaka (Saikyou! Toritsu Aoizaka Koukou Yakyuubu) Shoujo Joou no Hana by Kaneyoshi Izumi (Men's Kou, Sonnan ja nee yo) Children Youkai Watch by Noriyuki Konishi Source: Official site ← 59th Award Winners

Jan 21, 2015 5:47 AM by tsubasalover 21 Comments

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