Voice actors Rikiya Koyama and Toshiyuki Morikawa are joining the cast of One-Punch Man as a pair of powerful, villainous characters. Hit the jump to learn more.
Yusuke Murata, artist on Eyeshield 21 and One-Punch Man, and character designer on Majin Bone, posts sketches to social media with some frequency, mostly goofing on his works or his life. Occasionally something like the broadcast of a Hayao Miyazaki movie will inspire him to do a tribute joke/sketch. Evidently this fall, the recent Street Fighter V talk has had him doing World Warrior drawings. Get a look after the jump.
For a limited time, fans of One-Punch Man can test their superhero mettle by accessing a special promotional website that will let them throw punches at villains and monsters via their smart phones. Hit the jump to learn more.
What happens when Japanese fans on Nico Nico transpose the opening themes of Anpanman and One-Punch Man? Hit the jump to find out.
Daisuki has announced the international streaming schedule for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of One-Punch Man, a comedic super hero manga by One and Yusuke Murata about an unassuming but unbelievably powerful hobbyist hero who defeats even the most dire threats with a single punch. Hit the jump to learn more.
Fans of the riotous superhero manga One-Punch Man by One and Yusuke Murata will be happy to learn that the official Japanese broadcast schedule for the One-Punch Man TV anime as well as additional cast members have been announced. Hit the jump to learn more.
In perhaps the greatest development in the history of webcomic to manga to anime adaptations, One-Punch Man is being turned into a new animated TV series. Hit the jump to learn more.
On July 23, 2002, American football manga Eyeshield 21 launched in Weekly Shonen Jump. While artist Yusuke Murata has been busy with One-Punch Man and Majin Bone, he's taken the occasion of 21's 12th anniversary to sketch out a special tribute. Get a look after the jump.
Maybe he's joking, because frankly this sounds a bit suicidal. Chapter 29 of One-Punch Man hit Japan, and it's full of the decompressed, superlatively kinetic super hero action for which the manga has been widely praised. It's also only 9 pages. Yusuke Murata took to Twitter to apologize for the brevity and say he's going to challenge himself with a 100-page chapter next. More after the jump.
Manga/comics is a medium built around the idea that the mind will fill in what happens between image panels. This affords a lot of room for cheating logic, with even respected action manga illustrators not paying much attention to making sense of how bodies get from one image to the next. In contrast, Yusuke Murata's One-Punch Man makes a study of that space between images. See the results animated after the jump.
Manga artist Yusuke Murata (Eyeshield 21 and more recently One-Punch Man) has been tweeting pictures of his characters painted on his fingers... which build up to some amazing, sexy hand art. Get a look after the jump.
After previously debuting in a pin-up, the unusual magical girl with "ultra-hydraulic cylinder" cyborg arms that Eyeshield 21 artist Yusuke Murata teased in January has premiered in a Miracle Jump magazine one shot. More after the jump.
Eyeshield 21 artist Yūsuke Murata recently completed a Twitter masterpiece, and his inventive online comic can be read in its entirety. While it's enjoyable enough even if you don't know Japanese, we thought it would be fun to take a closer look at the work, and provide English translations for MAXIMUM IMPACT! Comic past the break!