Jason Thompson, author of Manga: The Complete Guide and table top gaming guru, has launched a Kickstarter campaign to crowd fund the production of card game Mangaka: The Fast & Furious Game of Drawing Comics. Playtested at conventions, art schools and game shops, Mangaka aims to offer a game that "combines the fun of making comics (and sharing them with your friends!) with the strategies of a great card game." More after the jump.
Another Japanese mangaka is showing off their non-manga skills! Inoue Santa, the author of Tokyo Tribes has released a music video of his first attempt to rap as G-Pen a.k.a. Sanchama in "ONIDEKA SIZE" that directly talks about his "size". Watch the video after the jump!
A beauty queen living a double life....the life of a model and a mangaka! It almost sounds like a manga or an anime plot, but that is the life of the new Miss Universe Japan, Matsuo Yukimi. Click to read her story!