Weekly Toyo Keizai is a Japanese finance magazine that launched back in 1895, modeled after the British Economist. Occasionally, it address the subject of anime. And, occasionally, it features related artists. For the latest cover, featuring global leaders toasting the year ahead, it's Yoshikazu Yasuhiko, long time sci-fi novel, manga an anime artist - currently frequently talked about in association for his Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin manga and anime work.
Illustrator / manga artist Yoshikazu Yasuhiko (Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin) has created a movie poster for Ernesto, an upcoming Japanese / Cuban co-production historical drama film about a half-Japanese, half-Bolivian young man who fought under Che Guevara during a failed revolution in Bolivia in 1967. Hit the jump to learn more.
The official website for the anime adaptations of Haruka Takachiho's science fiction light novel series Crusher Joe has revealed an illustration for the upcoming Blu-ray box, newly the novel's original illustrator Yoshikazu Yasuhiko, who also served as the director of the 1983 feature film. Check the latest information including a DVD/Blu-ray comparison video after the jump.
VAP has confirmed that a Blu-ray box containing the three anime adaptations of Haruka Takachiho's science fiction light novel series Crusher Joe is set for a release on December 14, 2016. The feature film released in March 1983 will be remastered in 4K format, while the two OVAs in 1989 will be in 2K format. Hit the jump for more details.
In anticipation of the release of limited theatrical release of the 3rd Mobile Suit Gundam: THE ORIGIN OAV in Japan on May 21, 2016, Weekly Asahi - a periodical aimed at a broad audience and published by The Asahi Shimbun - will be releasing a special Mobile Suit Gundam-themed issue featuring an original cover illustration by Yasuhiko Yoshikazu. Hit the jump to learn more.
The official website for Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin, a 4 part prequel OAV series based on the manga of the same name by Yoshikazu Yasuhiko, has released the key visual for the upcoming 3rd OAV entitled Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin III - Dawn of Rebellion. Hit the jump to check it out.