Tag Archives: Osamu Tezuka

No Such Thing as a Sure Thing
November 22, 2014

No Such Thing as a Sure Thing

It seems like the impossible, but it happened. The Digital Manga Kickstarter campaign, Tezuka’s World Release failed to meet its goal …Read the Rest

Apollo’s Song: Manga Movable Feast
February 25, 2012

Apollo’s Song: Manga Movable Feast

Apollo’s Song follows the tragic journey of Shogo, a young man whose abusive childhood has instilled in him a loathing …Read the Rest

Book of Human Insects: Manga Movable Feast
February 20, 2012

Book of Human Insects: Manga Movable Feast

Toshiko Tomura is a genius; she has already been an established international stage actress, and up-and-coming architect, and an award …Read the Rest

Manga Wrap Up Week Seven
February 19, 2012

Manga Wrap Up Week Seven

With February’s Manga Movable Feast being about Osamu Tezuka, I spent this week concentrating on the few titles I had …Read the Rest

Some Wine for the Princess
January 28, 2011

Some Wine for the Princess

Vertical is a publisher that never fails to surprise, or deliver. Whenever licensing time comes up, Marketing Director Ed Chavez …Read the Rest

Swallowing the Earth
September 10, 2010

Swallowing the Earth

Amidst the chaos of World War II, two Japanese soldiers hear of Zephyrus, an utterly captivating woman rumored to exist …Read the Rest

Year of the Tiger
February 15, 2010

Year of the Tiger

This week begins the Chinese New Year.  This traditional Chinese holiday is based on a lunar calendar and is associated …Read the Rest

Black Jack Volume 6
February 10, 2010

Black Jack Volume 6

Revenge and redemption seems to be the theme of this sixth volume of Black Jack. Whether it’s a Mob Boss …Read the Rest

Why I Like Osamu Tezuka’s Manga
August 24, 2009

Why I Like Osamu Tezuka’s Manga

A few weeks ago on Twitter, there was a discussion about Osamu Tezuka’s manga and whether he deserves the title …Read the Rest

Dororo Volume 1-3
January 14, 2009

Dororo Volume 1-3

A Samurai during Japan’s Warring States period (1467-1573), Daigo Kagemitsu wants complete control over Japan.  He promises his unborn son’s …Read the Rest

MW
December 5, 2007

MW

Michio Yuki has it all: looks, intelligence, a pedigree as the scion of a famous kabuki family, a promising career …Read the Rest