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Missing Comiket This Year? All-Digital Comic Vket Offers Online Doujinshi Con

Missing Comiket This Year? All-Digital Comic Vket Offers Online Doujinshi Con Missing Comiket This Year? All-Digital Comic Vket Offers Online Doujinshi Con

Missing Comiket This Year? All-Digital Comic Vket Offers Online Doujinshi Con

While COVID-19 is causing many events to be cancelled, it’s also showing how creative people can be in what they’re doing to make up for public events. Because Comiket—Japan’s major convention for doujinshi (self-published manga)—is a potential breeding ground for COVID, we’re instead offered Comic …Read more  »

INTERVIEW: The Salaryman: Manga Edition Shows Life As an American Working in Japan

INTERVIEW: The Salaryman: Manga Edition Shows Life As an American Working in Japan INTERVIEW: The Salaryman: Manga Edition Shows Life As an American Working in Japan

INTERVIEW: The Salaryman: Manga Edition Shows Life As an American Working in Japan

Last year Michael Howard, an American who’s been living and working in Japan since 2008, released his humorous memoir The Salaryman, complete with manga style illustrations by Japanese mangaka Rena Saiya. This year Howard is releasing a new manga series—The Salaryman: Manga Edition. It continues …Read more  »