*Reads from Left-to-Right* (from amazon.jp): The original manga of the popular super-anime produced and voiced by Hollywood actor "Samuel L. Jackson" is now available in the U.S.! The main character is an Afro-haired samurai. The antagonist is a cowboy gunman. The setting is like a Japanese Jidaigeki with swordsmen fighting each other, but with cell phones, bow guns, missile launchers, and even androids. And the background music is hip-hop. "AFRO SAMURAI" is a new icon of pop culture that has sent the U.S. into a whirlpool of excitement and frenzy overnight! *Note: Seven Seas Entertainment currently no longer owns the license for Afro Samurai, Titan Manga currently has it available in 2 volumes in both physical and digital formats. Please Support the official release.* [Official English](https://titan-comics.com/c/1777-afro-samurai/) See [AnimeNewsNetwork](https://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/anime.php?id=5275) for the anime adaptation. See [AnimeNewsNetwork](https://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/anime.php?id=10181) for the anime film (movie sequel) See [AnimeNewsNetwork](https://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/anime.php?id=6718) for the live-action film adaptation.
In the bleak world of the swordsman, it is said that he who becomes the Number 1 samurai shall rule the world. And only Number 2 is allowed to challenge Number 1. Afro Samurai has assumed the mantle of Number 2, seeking vengeance against Number 1, a gunman who killed his father years ago. But assassins lurk at every corner, seeking to rob Afro Samurai of the title of Number 2. Can Afro survive long enough to exact his revenge? (Source: Amazon)
Hazuki Kyo Nagai Go Tezuka Osamu Kikuchi Shouta Murao Mio Okazaki Takashi Shibata Masahiro Kondo Yoshifumi Sato Makoto Inui Yoshihiko Kitami Ken'ichi Iogi Juichi Aoike Yasuko Tachihara Hazuki Kyo Nagai Go Tezuka Osamu Kikuchi Shouta Murao Mio Okazaki Takashi Shibata Masahiro Kondo Yoshifumi Sato Makoto Inui Yoshihiko Kitami Ken'ichi Iogi Juichi Aoike Yasuko Tachihara
Celebratory one-shot compilation featuring various mangaka doing their own contributions for Osamu Tezuka's masterwork. Volume 1 mangaka: HAZUKI Kyo IOGI Juichi KIKUCHI Shouta KITAMI Ken'ichi KONDO Yoshifumi MURAO Mio SATOU Makoto SERIZAWA Naoki TAGUCHI Masayuki TAKAKURA Atsuko TEZUKA Makoto Volume 2 mangaka: AOIKE Yasuko INUI Yoshihiko NAGAI Go ch.10 Okazaki Takashi SHIBATA Masahiro TACHIHARA Ayumi TAGAMI Yoshihisa TAKAGUCHI Satosumi TEZUKA Makoto YAGAMI Ken YAMADA Naito YOSHITOMI Akihito
Katsuto Kariya wants to be Japan's best hairdresser. He goes to Harajuku to work, and meets a charismatic hairdresser there. He works hard every day. Will Beauty Goddess smile at him?
Kai Ichihara is a high school student who receives a strange email asking him if he wants to try "Slave Go," a mobile game that will enslave certain people if they are "captured" by taking a picture of them. After using the app on two people, Kai is shocked to learn they have disappeared and the game he thought was just a joke must be real. Then when his good friend Rinna Date also vanishes, he fears she has met a similar fate. Confronted by a mysterious man named William Gotou, Kai is taken to a room where the slaves he captured are to participate in a death battle concocted by wealthy members of "Society," an exclusive, underground community. Betting is done through a currency called Delos and when one loses all their money, they will become a slave. Although he is able to win his first game, this is just the beginning, as Kai finds that Rinna has indeed become a slave, and in order to free her he must pay a fee of one hundred million Delos. With William acting as his guide, Kai strives to capture strong slaves in order to help him liberate Rinna and release both of them from the clutches of Society's evil game. [Written by MAL Rewrite]
Takashi never graduated from elementary school because of not eating green peppers. He is already 20 years old and his fellow classmate Megumi is a new teacher at his school. See how this story unfolds in a comedic way.
Saki is a high school girl who is lucky enough to be cheated on by all the guys she goes out with. She started attacking Takashi-chan, an active student at the University of Tokyo, saying that she would be lucky if the man's luck was not good.
A rare history about Professor Okazaki, and what led her to become an inter-dimensional explorer.
From Shoujo Manga Maniac: Four dream-like short stories. Mari Okazaki can alter appearances like fun house mirrors at an amusement park. The short stories blossom to reveal a medley of surreal characters. The virtuoso stroke is like the thread that weave an exquisite lace of memories, tenderly reconstructing the ghost of a man… A woman tries to hold on to her lover in an unexpected way… Pierrot takes a hostage… A young couple meet a strange woman who seems to know them…
A collection of short stories by Kyoko Okazaki published in the 1990s. The title story, 'Chiwawa-chan,' follows the friends of Chiwawa, a girl found dead in Tokyo Bay, who come to realize they do not know anything about her such as her real name or her background. These stories were published irregularly from the June 1994 issue to the May 1995 issue of 'Monthly YOUNG ROSE,' and some were also featured in the October 1994 special issue of 'FEEL.' Furthermore, this collection includes material that were drawn specifically for the Young Rose Comics Deluxe edition of 'Chiwawa-chan.'
In the Shibuyaku Maruyamachou series: Volume 1 - Shibuyaku Maruyamachou - Shibuya District, Maruyama Neighborhood: After School Itoi is being picked on by her classmates, but doesn't want to admit it to herself. She becomes closer to Ariyoshi when they are paired together to make costumes for a party and Ariyoshi takes her shopping in Shibuya. Will Ariyoshi be able to help her admit what's going on and come to terms with it? And is there something more between them than just friendship? A two-part story in a compilation volume by Okazaki Mari in which all the stories feature the Shibuya district. - Lililicious Volume 2 - Sakura Volume 3 - Rounin Gorou Volume 4 - Hyakka Ryouran - Wasurena Kusa - Adabana - Matsuri Ichiya
Mari Okazaki can alter appearances, like fun house mirrors at an amusement park. The short stories blossom to reveal a medley of surreal characters. The virtuoso stroke is like the thread that weave an exquisite lace of memories, tenderly reconstructing the ghost of a man... (Source: Shoujo Manga Maniac) 1. 1996-nen no Natsuyasumi 2. Bathroom Guuwa 3. Natsuzoushi 4. Hakushukassai Pierrot
Hori Hiroaki Kashima Ui Sano Takashi Saburic Nakahara Kaihei Koda Momoshika Fujiko Hori Hiroaki Kashima Ui Sano Takashi Saburic Nakahara Kaihei Koda Momoshika Fujiko
An anthology of yankee girls' romance by various mangakas. --- Chapter - Mangaka: 1. [Kashima Ui](/author/234850eb-6136-43d1-b0cc-878d42db2ce9) 2. [Hori Hiroaki](/author/231ce6c0-085d-4d8c-aaf9-a2c3c1bd0b37) 3. [Koda](/author/9ef50101-0c53-4edb-94ff-e8197cd153c4) 4. [Sano Takashi](/author/36b4d0b6-7f45-41fb-a270-af8c6be6e9da) 5. [Momoshika Fujiko](/author/fa8b8ddd-8677-42bb-8956-500efb117bf5) 6. [Saburic](/author/56f01726-1ddf-411f-a459-d57ee2f0a6e5) 7. [Nakahara Kaihei](/author/83571f83-3567-4a59-8692-0759f04f24da)
is a manga series based on the arcade game Pokémon Battrio. It is created by てしろぎ たかし Takashi Teshirogi. The manga is about Ryū Tendō, who is trying to become a Battrio Master.
A doujinshi series by Takeuchi Takashi. The story is about Valkyries seeking out heroes whom they train and eventually collect the soul of. Multiple episodes where released at Comitia between 1998 and 1999. Each episode takes place in the same world, but focuses on a different Valkyrie during a different time period. [From tsukikan.com]
Manga adaptation of the anime Cutie Honey done by Ken Ishikawa and Yuu Okazaki, it follows more the anime and the character design is closer than the Go Nagai manga. The Cutie Honey manga written and drawn by Yuu Okazaki originally published in Nakayoshi based on the 70's anime. Act 1-8=Yuu Okazaki's version Act 9-19=Ken Ishikawa's version
An of yankee girls' romance by various mangakas.
Minami Fujii is an employee at a high-powered advertising firm. She’s good at her job but finds herself torn between the pressure and expectations of her career and her attraction to two of her coworkers: the younger, arty Ishida, and the classy, put-together Ogiwara!
Through round after round of extensive plastic surgery and vigorous maintenance, Ririko has become the absolute manifestation of beauty, and becomes a wildly successful model, actress, and singer. However, soon, her body, unable to withstand the burdens of surgery, begins to crumble, and along with it so does her mind, as she plummets towards a frightening and inevitable end. Helter Skelter won the 2003 excellence prize at the Japanese Media Arts Festival, and the 2004 Osamu Tezuka Culture Prize.
Aoki Kaoru is a 26-year-old woman who has never had a boyfriend. Normally unattached and unmotivated in her own life, Kaoru decides to start up a nail salon as a side business in addition to her regular job as a medical clerk. Although having a severe adversity to physical touch, she is forced to confront that fear when she meets a man who can’t help but touch others.
The story of two school friends Maki and Yumi. Asai, a young professional photographer, notices Maki who is very talented in photography. He introduces his girlfriend, Sai, to her. Sai is also a photographer, but she's not motivated anymore… But when love interferes with their lives everything is in turmoil… Between abuse and feelings, prepare to dive in an unforgettable story.
An embryologist, using a microscope, uses sperm to fertilize an eggs with their own hands to bring human life into this world. Ayumu Mizusawa is a genderless, genius embryologist who likes fishing and helping couples bring life to this earth.