Character design in the KanColle browser game is split between over 20 artists with mobile game and light novel illustrator Kujou Ichiso on Shiratsuyu, Shigure, Murasame, Yuudachi, Taigei/Ryuuhou and Harusame. In Wacom's latest live-painting video, they demonstrate use of the liquid crystal pen tablet "Cintiq 27QHD." Get a look after the jump.
In their latest live drawing video, Wacom showcases the work of Mayu Sakurai, a shoujo manga author who found success in Ribon with 2005's Rockin' Heaven and 2011's Sugar Soldier following the abrupt ending of 05's Peter Pan Syndrome. Here she works with the Cintiq 24HD touch pen tablet. Get a look after the jump.
Illustrator eihi, whose new Kyou, Tonari ni wa Kimi ga Inai. just received an Honorable Mention in Kodansha's third Light Novel Challenge, has teamed up with designer Arima Tomoyuki to demonstrate Wacom's Cintiq 27QHD touch in their latest live drawing video. Check out the results after the jump.
Kingdom Hearts HD II.5 ReMIX arrives in Japan on October 2nd, with the PlayStation 3 exclusive set to be released in western territories. Square Enix ran a Twitter campaign to cheer on director/designer Tetsuya Nomura as he sketched Sora. The sped-up results have now been shared on Youtube. Get a look after the jump.
In tablet maker Wacom's latest live painting video, animation director/character designer Adachi Shingo (Sword Art Online, Working!!) demonstrates the use of their Cintiq 24HD touch. Get a look after the jump.
Hatsune Miku's 39ch has posted a look at Nidy-2D-'s digital art process in which, over the course of seven days, they illustrated the blue haired Vocaloid. Get a look after the jump.
Fairy Tail author Hiro Mashima had a new treat for Twitter follows this week, a look into his work coloring one of sketches. Get a look after the jump.
Shukakusai is a harvest festival something like Thanksgiving, and Kodansha's seinen anthologies mark the occasion with their Dai Shukakusai campaign. This year, they took the opportunity to promote the anime adaptation of Ryu Mizunagi's Witchcraft Works, and offer a video of the artist working on an Afternoon cover illustration, along with Sugigaku sketching new Evening series Kaa-chan to Issho and a talk from Blade of the Immortal author Hiroaki Samura. Get a look after the jump.
In their latest live digital painting demo, drawing tablet maker Wacom shows of the work of Tiv, the Korean born artist on the manga version of Heaven's Memo Pad as well as Masamune-kun no Revenge, Bokura wa Minna Ikite Iru! and the new Komori Quintet! Here, she's using the Cintiq 24HD liquid crystal pen tablet. Check it out after the jump.
In Wacom's latest live-drawing video, Toradora and High School of the Dead character designer/animation director Masayoshi Tanaka demonstrates use of the Cintiq 24HD touch. Get a look after the jump.
Katsuya Terada, character designer on Blood: The Last Vampire and manga artist of the full color Monkey King, seems to be doing a lot of murals lately. In May, he did one for the Kyoto International Manga Museum. This past weekend, he did one at J-POP Summit is in San Francisco. This month also saw him do a giant squid, using squid ink, with the 8000×2700mm work being display at Ueno Station Hirokoji. Get a look after the jump.
Earlier this month, the Kyoto International Manga Museum hosted a demonstration with Katsuya Terada, character designer on Blood: The Last Vampire and manga artist of the full color Monkey King, live drawing with a felt-tipped pen on a 2100mm × 1800mm surface. In a recently posted video, we can now see the work. Check it out after the jump.
In honor of this week's announcement that Anime Expo will be hosting Haruhi character designer/illustrator Noizi Ito, we've put together a few of her live drawing videos, starting with her visit to last month's Kawaii Kon 2013, where she did two live drawings and gave attendees an exclusive look at her newest art book cover. Check them out after the jump.