Ask Hoshino Katsura-sensei!
Q: Is there anything you pay special attention to when you draw a character?
"I draw while thinking very hard about that character."
Q: Are there any mangaka you admire and respect?
"Akimoto Osamu, Obata Takeshi and Tanaka Tatsuyuki."
Q: Is there a manga you read every month or week?
"Nothing in particular. I read whatever I'm interested in at the time."
Q: If you could collaborate with another manga, who would you want to work with?
Q: Which manga did you like when you were a child?
"Majin Boukentan Lamp Lamp." (T/N: official kanji: 魔神冒険譚 ランプ・ランプ)
Q: If you could become one of your characters, which one would you like to be?
"Demon Eye Wisely."
Q: Is there a character line you love?
"Whenever Krory says "Don't call me a vampire!" to Jasdevi."
Q: Is there a profession you would have liked to have aside from mangaka?
"A cafe/coffee lounge owner." (T/N: Just google pictures of 喫茶店.)
Q: Which scene is your favorite?
"The last scene between Lala and Guzol in the Mater Arc."
Q: Please tell us where you pay special attention to in your manga.
"It's a heavy story, so I take care not to forget about the characters themselves."
Q: The character's clothes are very cute. Do you design them yourselves?
"I do. But it's always a struggle because I'm bad at it."
Q: Is there a reason why Kanda has long hair?
"I wanted an exorcist that looked exactly opposite of Allen. That's why I gave Kanda long hair."