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I can't believe I missed this before but Adongshik had a oneshot in issue 2 of Gessan called 'Ebisuko'. Its about sumo wrestling. His (or her?) art is still pretty awesome. Though what's most important is that at the end it specifically says that his (or her) next work will be appearing 'soon'. Not just the generic 'look forward to the next series' message you get on these things. So a new Adongshik series may be upon us!
Makes sense since Kirisaki Walter, Tokisaka-san and Aooni all ended this issue..Tokisaka had been advertised to end for a little while now so that didn't surprise me, but Aooni and Walter really blind-sided me. Though neither were particularily memorable so I guess it sucks to be them. Tokisaka had an interesting message at the end too..rather than 'look forward to Tanaka-san's newest work!', it says more like 'Be sure to watch out for Tanaka's activity from here on in!' Seems to me that he (or she) doesn't intend to return to Shogakukan or something. Hmm...
Also Gessan Mini was advertised in this month's issue, and I'm happy to say Moritya is on the list of artists contributing. Nice to see that he hasn't given up despite his twitter and blog closing up shop. His first contribution was an action Christmas story, and his second a short gag thing. I hope he sticks to action though, his style contributes itself more to that.
Next issue features A one shot by Narumi Amiya and Ooyagi Takao. Takao was the author of 'El palicio' and Amiya did the short serial 'Gin no ou'. Over drive gets a color page as well as Ayashia and Asagiro. Sakoro gets a color page as well. Sorry to have not updated this thing but motivation often escapes me. There was a lot of news this time around though so I figured I'd news dump here since Heiji or some of the other news people weren't.
Cover and Lead Color - Hitoribocchi no Chikyuu Shinryaku
Center Color - Hallelujah Overdrive, Kuchibiru ni Uta wo, Shuumatsu Fuuki Iinkai
Oneshot - Hikeshi Kyoudai Monogatari (Fukui Ashibi, author of Makoto no Ouja)
Here - 80th birthday of the creator of Doraemon, Fujiko F. Fujio
Cover and Center Color: Vanilla Fiction
Lead Color: Les Miserables
New series and Center Color: Don Barbaccia no Musuko-tachi (by Umeuchi Souta, author of Bloody Rose)
Center Color: Yoshitoo-sama!
Gessan Mini 07 authors: Yamamoto Souichirou, Saeki Kounosuke, Sasano Sai, Monji Yuki, Minamoto Motomi, Seijuu Nutmeg, Osaki Hayato
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Gessan don't have many things going on so I'll post this if someone missed it. Kuchibiru ni Uta o gets Film (not stated if it'll be a LA or anime).
Gessan 06 (5-year anniversary):
So many magazines having their 5th anniversary lately...
Last edited by jagman1x3; April 23, 2014 at 07:18 PM.
Fudatsuki no Kyôko-chan #02
Karakai Jôzu no Takagi-san #01
Takeo-chan Bukkairoku #06
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Aoi Honô by Kazuhiko Shimamoto get drama serie by Yûichi Fukuda. Start in july.
Yuuki Kaiji will play Nobunaga in the anime version according to that picture.
Shun Oguri will play him in the Live action portrayals.
Is this Gessan's first anime? I think so.
Hopefully Hitoribocchi no Chikyuu Shinryaku is next...