For a limited time, Square Enix's smart phone game Schoolgirl Strikers 2 is teaming up with Urusei Yatsura and Ranma 1/2, two landmark manga by Rumiko Takahashi, in a collaboration that brings lead characters Lum Invader and Ranma Saotome into the world of mobile gaming. Hit the jump to learn more.
Last week we posted about legendary mangaka Rumiko Takahashi being one of the three finalists for the 46th Angoulême International Comics Festival's prestigious Grand Prix d’Angoulême, which honors the recipient's complete lifetime body of work. Now for the update we've all been waiting for...
The 46th Angoulême International Comics Festival goes down in France from January 24 to 27, and the latest update is here to reveal the three finalists for the prestigious Grand Prix d’Angoulême, which honors the recipient's complete lifetime body of work. Read on for more.
Shonen Sunday's official website Web Sunday confirmed on December 4 that a new serialized manga by internationally acclaimed artist Rumiko Takahashi (Urusei Yatsura, Ranma 1/2, Inuyasha) is set to launch in Weekly Shonen Sunday in the early spring of 2019. Her last work Kyoukai no Rinne/Rin-ne ended its eight-year serialization in the magazine in December 2017. Hit the jump for more.
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The 2018 Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards went down at San Diego Comic-Con 2018 this weekend, and the festivities included Rumiko Takahashi being formally inducted into the Hall of Fame. Read on for more.
Want to show your old-school fandom while retaining some summer flare? The new Urusei Yatsura annivesrary collection features six summery pieces, including an image necklace, skirt, and floral-print dress. Hit the jump to check them out!
Fans of Rumiko Takahashi's sci-fi romance caper Urusei Yatsura have some new goodies coming their way! To celebrate its 40th anniversary, Union Creative is releasing pins and bags featuring art of Lum and her friends from the series. Find out where to reserve yours after the jump.
From the venue of the ongoing Tokyo ComiCon 2017, Cinema Today has posted a short interview clip with Canadian comic artist Bryan Lee O'Malley, best known for his Scott Pilgrim series. He talks about the influence he gained from Japanese pop culture, especially from Rumiko Takahashi's Ranma 1/2 manga. Check out what he says after the jump.
Earlier this year, with volume 35 of her latest long-running manga, Rin-Ne, Rumiko Takahashi passed 200 million copies of manga in print. Truly, it's been a legendary career that stands out across manga and comics with commercial and critical hits including Urusei Yatsura, Maison Ikkoku, Ranma 1/2, InuYasha, Rin-ne and numerous short works. On October 10th, Rumiko Takahashi celebrated her 60th birthday. Wish her a good one after the jump.
In commemoration of the 30th anniversary of Ranma 1/2, one of Rumiko Takahashi's most successful manga series, post offices all over Japan and its official online store today started accepting pre-orders for original frame stamp sheet featuring its character illustrations. Hit the jump for more details of the anniversary item.