Shiina has been tapped to produce the "comicalize" version of Yashahime: Princess Half-Demon for Shogakukan
As previously reported, manga author Takashi Shiina (Ghost Sweeper Mikami, Zettai Karen Children) has been hired to illustrate the "comicalize" manga adaptation of the Yashahime: Princess Half-Demon TV anime for Shogakukan's Shonen Sunday S manga magazine, and to celebrate Shiina recently took to Twitter with an illustration paying homage to some of Rumiko Takahashi's other famous creations.
『夜叉姫』コミカライズ発表後、海外勢にも注目されてるみたいなので、これ上げておきます。 pic.twitter.com/NnIh3A4qT5— 椎名高志@絶対可憐チルドレン最終巻（63巻）9/17解禁 (@Takashi_Shiina) August 23, 2021
The artwork (above) features Shiina's take on Rinne Rokudo from RIN-NE, Lum Invader from Urusei Yatsura, Inuyasha from Inuyasha, Ranma Saotome (Girl-type) from Ranma 1/2, and Kyoko Otonashi from Maison Ikkoku. The text of the Tweet translates as follows:
"Since the Yashahime announcement, it seems that overseas fans are also paying attention, so I'll offer this as well."
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