Komi Can’t Communicate Wins astatine Shogakukan Manga Awards
Shogakukan began its Manga Awards backmost successful 1956, and this year’s winners were conscionable revealed. Some of these person been licensed successful America and immoderate unluckily person not (at slightest yet).
In the class of Best Shonen Manga, the grant goes to Komi Can’t Communicate (Comi-san wa Comyushō desu. successful the archetypal Japanese) by Tomohito Oda. It was successful the moving against Battle Game successful 5 Seconds (Deatte 5-byō de Battle successful the archetypal Japanese) by Saizo Harawata and Miyakokasiwa, and Mashle: Magic and Muscles by Hajime Komoto.
Next up, the victor of Best Shojo Manga goes to My Love Mix-Up! (Kieta Hatsukoi successful the archetypal Japanese) by Wataru Hinekure and Aruko. It was moving against Seishun Heavy Rotation by Ai Minase, Queen’s Quality by Kyousuke Motomi, and Promise Cinderella by Oreko Tachibana.
There were 2 winners for Best General Manga: Nigatsu nary Shōsha: Zettai Gōkaku nary Kyōshitsu by Shiho Takase and Do not accidental mystery (Mystery to Iu Nakare successful the archetypal Japanese) by Yumi Tamura. These titles ran against Chi: Chikyū nary Undō ni Tsuite by Uoto and Oshi nary Ko by Aka Akasaka and Mengo Yokoyari.
While that class had 2 winners, the Best Children’s Manga class had nary winners, contempt the information that Rich Police Cash by Sakuya Kuroda and Hello! My Baby by Shino Kawada some received nominations.
All the winners volition person a bronze statuette, positive 1 cardinal yen (which equals retired to astir $9,000).
During the Shogakukan Manga Awards successful 2021, Chainsaw Man, Dead Dead Demon’s Dededededestruction, Police successful a Pod, Duel Masters, Teasing Master Takagi-san and Chocolat nary Mahō were each winners.
Have you work immoderate of these manga titles? What bash you deliberation of the nominees and winners? In the meantime, let’s spot what large manga comes retired this twelvemonth that tin get nominated adjacent clip around!
Danica Davidson is the writer of the bestselling Manga Art for Beginners with creator Melanie Westin, and its sequel, Manga Art for Intermediates, with nonrecreational Japanese mangaka Rena Saiya. Check retired her different comics and books at www.danicadavidson.com.