Ashita no Joe Artist Returns to Weekly Morning Magazine with COVID-19 Short Manga


We're all making an attempt to make sense of the world in our personal means. For one group of manga artists, that effort has was MANGA Day to Day: a Twitter account the place manga artists take turns creating brief manga about life within the time of coronavirus. Dwelling legend Tetsuya Chiba kicked off the initiative, and now his entry will seem within the pages of Weekly Morning Journal


Chiba's four-page contribution, titled "Akudama," outlines his wrestle to sum up the present scenario within the type of a humorous character. He ends by drawing Amabie, the legendary mermaid yokai who provides safety from illness in change for sharing drawings of her.


You may learn the unique brief manga right here:



【MANGA Day to Day】#1
ちばてつや『悪魂(あくだま)』#mangadaytoday #daytoday

— MANGA Day to Day【毎日新作公開】 (@mangadaytoday) June 15, 2020



"Akudama" will seem within the July 22 challenge of Weekly Morning Journal, marking the primary time in 37 years that Chiba's work has appeared between the covers of the seinen magazine. There's no phrase but on an growth of "Akudama" into something longer, or the publication of different MANGA Day to Day installments within the journal.


Tetsuya Chiba is thought for his work on legendary manga like Ashita no Joe (with Asao Takamori), Harris no KazeAshita Tenki ni Naare, and lots of others. In 2016, he crowdfunded a brief movie adaptation of his personal work, Kaze no You ni


MANGA Day to Day hails from Kodansha's COMIC Days group, and is now greater than 100 manga artists sturdy. As of at present, the challenge is on its 33rd installment.


>> MANGA Day to Day Twitter Account


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