When its not running from explosions, jamming to heavy metal music, or addressing the Foreign Correspondents' Club, the "pear fairy" known as Funassyi is rocking the fashion world on the cover of AneCan magazine. Hit the jump to learn more.
As long as he's been around in some form of media, Doraemon has made the cover of countless magazines and books over the years in Japan. Now, he'll be on 51 magazines published by Shogakukan between February 15th to April 7th in Japan. This Doraemon On Cover promotion is for the upcoming film which will open this weekend in Japan and also to celebrate the 80th birthday of the author, Fujiko F Fujio. More after the jump!
The Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department arrested Junichiro Tanaka, a 40-year-old desk editor of Shogakukan's Big Comic Spirits magazine, on suspicion of molesting a high school girl at Roppongi Hills in Tokyo. He has been working on Shogakukan's weekly manga magazines for 16 years. Hit the jump for more details.
Club Sunday, the official manga site by Shogakukan, has posted the first episode of Silver Spoon, the newest manga by Hiromu Arakawa (Fullmetal Alchemist).