Who is Your Favourite Mangaka?

Difficult question.  I have lots of mangaka that I highly respect.  Some of them include (in alphabetical order): Kishimoto Masashi (岸本 斉史) – Naruto Ōba Tsugumi (大場 つぐみ) & Obata Takeshi (小畑 健) – Death Note, Bakuman. Oda Eiichiro (尾田 栄一郎) – ONE PIECE Togashi Yoshihiro (冨樫 義博) – HUNTERxHUNTER,Yū Yū Hakusho  <– I respect you […]

The Shocking Death of L

30-DAY ANIME CHALLENGE < Day 23 | Day 25 > Day 24:  Moment That Shocked You The Most in An Anime I love twists and turns in plots.  I like it when I guess them correctly, but I especially LOVE it when the plot develops in a completely unexpected way, especially if it’s way better […]

Nizuma Eiji: The Eccentric Genius

30-DAY ANIME CHALLENGE < Day 20 | Day 22 > Day 21:  Favourite Goofy Anime Character My favourite goofy anime character is Nizuma Eiji from Bakuman. (バクマン。).  He’s actually my #1 favourite character in the series. He’s an ultra-eccentric genius mangaka.  I just LOVE his character!  I adore his character more than anyone in the series, even more than […]

Takagi Akito: The Male Version of Me

30-DAY ANIME CHALLENGE < Day 12 | Day 14 > Day 13:  Anime Character You Are Most Similar To This is an easy one.  Since watching the anime Bakuman. (バクマン。), I felt an immediate affinity with one of the duo protagonists, Takagi Akito.  I think that he’s the male version of me. Like him, I’m a writer but […]

Bakuman: Inspiration For All Writers, Artists, and Dreamers

Rating:  😀 😀 😀 😀 😀  (perfect 5 grins) Bakuman. (バクマン。) is a manga series created by the same mangaka duo responsible for the masterpiece Death Note.  Like Bakuman‘s Takagi Akito, the manga is written by Oba Tsugumi-sensei (大場つぐみ) and like Mashiro Moritaka, it is illustrated by Obata Takeshi-sensei (小畑健).  The manga is then adapted into a 3-season anime, faithfully following […]