If all you know of Tezuka is Astro Boy and Kimba, you might want to prepare yourself. 29 pieces of his previously unreleased erotic artwork will be making up a full-color feature in December's Shincho magazine. See more for yourself after the jump.
Yuriko Koike, a full-time politician as the governor of Tokyo, is also apparently a part-time cosplay enthusiast, because she appeared dressed as Princess Sapphire from Osamu Tezuka's manga and TV anime Princess Knight at the "Ikebukuro Halloween Cosplay Fest" event held on October 29, 2016. Hit the jump to learn more.
Gallery Nucleus, a California-based art exhibition space that specializes in displaying works that blur the boundaries between fine art and pop culture, is staging an official exhibition in collaboration with Tezuka Productions that celebrates the 70th anniversary of Osamu Tezuka's professional debut as a manga artist, as well as the 40th anniversary of Unico. Hit the jump to learn more.
Tezuka Productions today revealed two Hatsune Miku illustrations drawn in the Osamu Tezuka style for the upcoming memorial orchestra concert for the late Isao Tomita, "Isao Tomita x Hatsune Miku: Dr. Coppelius" to be held at Bunkamura Orchard Hall in Tokyo on November 11 and 12. Check the Miku arts after the jump.