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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 41th 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...
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, 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, 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, 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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18th Japan Media Arts Festival Award List Announced

18th Japan Media Arts Festival Award List Announced

The 18th Japan Media Arts Festival award list has been announced. The recipients include those from Japan, Belgium, France, Germany, China, Thailand, and others. Animation Division Grand Prize: The Wound by Anna Budanova (Russia) Excellence Awards: Crayon Shin-chan Movie 22: Gachinko! Gyakushuu no Robo To-chan by Wataru Takahashi (Japan) Giovanni no Shima by Mizuho Nishikubo (Japan) Padre by Santiago 'Bou' Grasso (Argentina) The Sense of Touch by Jean-Charles Mbotti Malolo (France) New Face Awa...

Nov 28, 2014 5:54 AM by Snow 24 Comments

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Winners of the 59th Shougakukan Manga Awards

Winners of the 59th Shougakukan Manga Awards

The winners for 2013's Shougakukan Manga Awards in each category are as follows: General Mogura no Uta by Noboru Takahashi Shounen Magi: The Labyrinth of Magic by Shinobu Ohtaka Shoujo Kanojo wa Uso wo Aishisugiteru by Kotomi Aoki (Asa mo, Hiru mo, Yoru mo., Boku no Hatsukoi wo Kimi ni Sasagu) Children Zekkyou Gakkyuu by Emi Ishikawa Special Recognition Asari-chan by Mayumi Muroyama Source: Shougakukan Manga Award News submitted by FGAU1912 ← 57th Award Winners  60th Award Winners →

Apr 27, 2014 1:43 AM by tsubasalover 39 Comments

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'Otoyomegatari' Wins Manga Taisho Award for 2014

'Otoyomegatari' Wins Manga Taisho Award for 2014

The 2014 award list for the 7th 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. 94 pts Otoyomegatari *2. 82 pts Boku dake ga Inai Machi *3. 66 pts Sayonara Tama-chan...

Mar 27, 2014 5:10 AM by tsubasalover 57 Comments

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17th Japan Media Arts Festival Award List Announced

17th Japan Media Arts Festival Award List Announced

The 17th Japan Media Arts Festival award list has been announced. Only works released from September 21, 2012 to September 12, 2013 qualify for the award. The recipients include those from Japan, Belgium, France, Germany, China, Thailand, etc. Animation Division Grand Prize: Couleur de peau: miel (Hachimitsu no Yun / Approved For Adoption) - JUNG / Laurent BOILEAU from Belgium / France (Documentary animated film) Excellence Award: Uchouten Kazoku, Golden Time, Sakasama no Patema, Evangelion: 3....

'Comic Natalie Daishou 2013' Award List Announced

Natalie, a major manga news website, has announced its 2013 "Comic Natalie Daishou" award list. The awards are based on polling from professional manga editors for what they consider works they read this year that are particularly stimulating. Manga that was published between July 1, 2012 to June 30, 2013 was eligible and each editor could vote for up to ten titles. Each vote was assigned equal weight in counting and the list was compiled by ranking titles in descending order of votes. There are...

Sep 18, 2013 6:58 AM by symbv 51 Comments

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Anime 'Bodacious Space Pirates' and Manga 'Hoshi wo Tsugu Mono' Win Seiun Award 2013

Anime 'Bodacious Space Pirates' and Manga 'Hoshi wo Tsugu Mono' Win Seiun Award 2013

The 52nd Japan Science Fiction Convention was held on July 20th and the winners of this year's 44th Seiun Award were announced. Bodacious Space Pirates and Hoshi wo Tsugu Mono won the best media and the best comic of the year, respectively. Seiun Award is one of the most authoritative science fiction awards in Japan. The candidates are selected from the sci-fi works completed in the previous year and the winners are chosen by the votes of the attendees of the Japan Science Fiction Convention. Th...

Jul 20, 2013 5:05 AM by symbv 69 Comments

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