The Osamu Tezuka Manga Museum located in Takarazuka City, Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan, is sponsoring a new art exhibit beginning in March of 2016 that focuses on the "Heroines of Osamu Tezuka". Hit the jump to learn more.
Tokyo-based healthcare product company Isshindo Honpo has released many face packs collaborating with internationally famous franchises such as KISS, Marvel Super Heroes, JoJo's Bizarre Adventure, and Attack on Titan. Its next 16th partners are two of Osamu Tezuka's representative manga works, Tetsuwan Atom/Astro boy and Black Jack. Hit the jump for more.
In July of 2016, Stone Bridge Press is publishing a massive, 928 page biography of legendary manga author and animator Osamu Tezuka entitled The Osamu Tezuka Story: A Life in Manga and Anime. Hit the jump to learn more.
NHK's Friday Eye TV program is airing an episode about the efforts to reconstruct Space Journey: The First Dream of Wonder-Kun, an experimental 1969 TV special by Osamu Tezuka and Mushi Productions. Hit the jump to learn more.
Digital Manga has announced that after successful campaigns to crowdfund the releases of Swallowing the Earth, Barbara, Alabaster, Clockwork Apple, and Storm Fairy, their next Kickstarter for English release of works of "God of Manga" Osamu Tezuka is his Wonder 3 (a.k.a. The Amazing Three). More after the jump.
A new magazine-book from Tatsumi Publishing helps cross-stitch fans re-create famous Osamu Tezuka characters in the form of embroidery. Hit the jump to check it out.
Fukkan.com is releasing a four volume set that reprints Osamu Tezuka's classic shōjo manga, Princess Knight, as it originally appeared from 1953 - 1958 in Kodansha's Shōjo Club and Nakayoshi magazines. Hit the jump to learn more.