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    Sunday September 23, 2012
  • "Grappler Baki" Author Keisuke Itagaki Illustrates Cover of "Crime and Punishment"

    Enomoto and Oreimo's Kanzaki Hiro were guest artists on previous volumes

    Crime and Punishment has inspired a number of manga, including work from Osamu Tezuka and two currently running series.  Naoyuki Ochiai's is retold through the eyes of a struggling Japanese writer, while Gatarou F Man has an obscene, punk version. Part of the gimmick of the latter is to invite guest cover artists, including fight manga legend Keisuke Itagaki for the new, third volume. Get a look after the jump.

  • Thursday April 28, 2011
  • Ochiai's Crime and Punishment to Be Adapted to Film

    10-volume re-imagining headed for the big screen

    According to Futabasha, publisher of Manga Action magazine, Naoyuki Ochiai's Crime and Punishment: A Falsified Romanceis about to receive the big screen treatment. Ochiai's manga was serialized in Manga Action from 2007 to 2011—Futabasha has yet to say whether the film adaptation will be live-action or animated.