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Winners of the 44th Kodansha Manga Awards

Winners of the 44th Kodansha Manga Awards

Publisher Kodansha announced on Tuesday the winners of its 44th annual manga awards in each of three categories. Winners are listed in bold alongside other nominated works. Shounen Spy x Family by Tatsuya Endou, publishing in Shounen Jump+ Tensei shitara Slime Datta Ken by Fuse and Taiki Kawakami, publishing in Shounen Sirius Tokyo卍Revengers by Ken Wakui, publishing in Weekly Shounen Magazine Runway de Waratte by Kotoba Inoya, publishing in Weekly Shounen Magazine Shoujo Kageki Shoujo!! by Kumik...

May 12, 6:57 AM by Snow 18 Comments

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Winners of 24th Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize Announced

Winners of 24th Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize Announced

The winners of the 24th Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize have been announced through the Asahi Shimbun newspaper on Tuesday. Eight nominees announced in February were chosen from volumes published last year with votes and recommendations from bookstore staff and manga officials. The awards ceremony was initially announced to be held on June 4 at the Hamarikyuu Asahi Small Hall in Tsukiji, Tokyo, but the event has since been postponed indefinitely due to the on-going COVID-19 outbreak. Grand Prize: N...

Apr 28, 8:59 AM by Snow 3 Comments

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'Blue Period' Wins Manga Taisho Award for 2020

'Blue Period' Wins Manga Taisho Award for 2020

The 2020 award list for the 13th edition of Manga Taisho, an 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 have fewer 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. 69 pts Blue Period [Drama, School, Seinen] by Tsubasa Yamaguchi *2. 63 pts Spy x Family [Action, Comedy, Shounen] b...

Mar 17, 9:44 AM by Snow 8 Comments

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23rd Japan Media Arts Festival Winners Announced

23rd Japan Media Arts Festival Winners Announced

The award-winning works for the 23rd Japan Media Arts Festival was announced on Friday. Recipients include creators from numerous countries, including Japan, China, Russia, and France. Jury selections for the Animation and Manga Divisions were also provided (not listed here.) Animation Division Grand Prize Award Kaijuu no Kodomo (Children of the Sea) by Ayumu Watanabe (Japan) Excellence Award Aru Nihon no Egaki Shounen (A Japanese Boy Who Draws) by Masayoshi Kawajiri (Japan) Gongitsune (Gon, th...
Winners of the 65th Shougakukan Manga Awards Announced

Winners of the 65th Shougakukan Manga Awards Announced

Publisher Shougakukan announced the winners of its 65th Manga Awards on Wednesday. General Ao Ashi Serialized in Big Comic Spirits since January 2015, Ao Ashi is a sports drama following a J-League Youth team. The series ranked 4th in votes for the 2017 Manga Taishou Award. Volume 19 of the ongoing manga will be shipped on January 30. Kaguya-sama wa Kokurasetai: Tensai-tachi no Renai Zunousen (Kaguya-sama: Love is War) Adapted to a one-cours anime in Winter 2019 and a live-action movie in Septe...

Jan 22, 2:59 PM by Sakana-san 10 Comments

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Winners of the 43rd Kodansha Manga Awards

Winners of the 43rd Kodansha Manga Awards

Publisher Kodansha announced on Friday the winners of its 43rd annual manga awards in each of three categories. Winners are listed in bold alongside other nominated works. Shounen 5-toubun no Hanayome by Negi Haruba, publishing in Weekly Shounen Magazine Fumetsu no Anata e by Yoshitoki Ooima, publishing in Weekly Shounen Magazine Act-age by Tatsuya Matsuki and Shiro Usazaki, publishing in Weekly Shounen Jump Midara na Ao-chan wa Benkyou ga Dekinai by Ren Kawahara, publishing in Shounen Magazine...

May 10, 2019 10:35 AM by Sakana-san 28 Comments

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Winners of 23rd Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize Announced

Winners of 23rd Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize Announced

The winners of the 23rd Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize have been announced. 11 nominees were chosen from volumes published last year with votes and recommendations from bookstore staff and manga officials. The presentation ceremony will be held on June 6 at Hamarikyuu Asahi Small Hall at Tsukiji, Tokyo. Grand Prize: Sono Onna, Jitterbug (Shinobu Arima) New Work Prize: Areyo Hoshikuzu (Sansuke Yamada) Short Work Prize: Seiri-chan (Ken Koyama) Special Prize: Takao Saitou (For his contributions to ma...

Apr 21, 2019 1:56 PM by Sakana-san 1 Comment

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'Kanata no Astra' Wins Manga Taisho Award for 2019

'Kanata no Astra' Wins Manga Taisho Award for 2019

The 2019 award list for the 12th edition of Manga Taisho, an 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 have fewer 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. 94 pts Kanata no Astra [action, sci-fi, shounen, space] by Kenta Shinohara *2. 78 pts Mystery to Iu nakare [myster...

Mar 19, 2019 12:01 AM by tsubasalover 7 Comments

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22nd Japan Media Arts Festival Award List Announced

22nd Japan Media Arts Festival Award List Announced

The 22nd Japan Media Arts Festival list has been announced. The recipients include those from Japan, Korea, America, Russia, France, and Iran. Animation Division Grand Prize La Chute by Boris Labbe (France) Excellence Awards Otona no Tame no Grimm Douwa: Te wo Nakushita Shoujo by Sébastien Laudenbach (France) Hisone to Maso-tan by Shinji Higuchi (Japan) Penguin Highway by Hiroyasu Ishida (Japan) Wakaokami wa Shougakusei! Movie by Kitarou Kousaka (Japan) New Face Awards Toumei Ningen by Akihiko...
Winners of the 64th Shougakukan Manga Awards Announced

Winners of the 64th Shougakukan Manga Awards Announced

The winners for 2018's Shougakukan Manga Awards in each category are as follows: General Hibiki: Shousetsuka ni Naru Houhou by Mitsuharu Yanamoto Kenkou de Bunkateki na Saiteigendo no Seikatsu by Haruko Kashiwagi Shounen Dr. Stone by Riichiro Inagaki & Boichi Shoujo Suteki na Kareshi by Kazune Kawahara Children 12-sai. by Nao Maita Source: Official site ← Previous year

Jan 21, 2019 6:49 AM by tsubasalover 16 Comments

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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...

May 10, 2018 4:14 AM by tsubasalover 11 Comments

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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...

May 7, 2018 4:32 AM by tsubasalover 5 Comments

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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 have 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, 2018 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, an 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 have fewer 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. 68 pts Warera Contactee [Seinen]...

Mar 22, 2018 2:43 AM by tsubasalover 15 Comments

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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, 2018 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 have been announced in 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, an 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 have fewer 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 Yanamoto *2. 64 pts Kin no Kuni Mizu...

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...