In a latest publication, Weekly Shonen Jump sat down with the creator of Inuyasha, Rumiko Takahashi, and the creator of Golden Kamuy, Satoru Noda, to choose their brains about their creations. During the course of the dialog, Takahashi revealed extra about her present large franchise, Mao. Mao is described as “an otherworldly story, about a girl named Nanoka who apparently died at the hands of a monster when she was young. Eight years later she seems very much alive, but on the way to school one day finds herself on the border of another world—where she meets the mysterious MAO.” With this interview, Takahashi dived additional into why the latest launch has excited her!
Anime News Network shared the brand new particulars through the interview between the 2 large manga creators through their Official Twitter Account, stating that the franchise will deal with time travelling because the protagonists bounce between separate eras in historical past:
#Interest Inuyasha, Golden Kamuy Creators Talk #Manga in 2-Part Interview • Manga creators Rumiko Takahashi and Satoru Noda sat down to speak about each other’s work in two interviews revealed in Weekly Shonen Sunday and Weekly Young Jump. The… https://t.co/k5XWrg5dVW
— Anime News Network (@Anime) September 10, 2019
Mao initially launched in May earlier this 12 months, 2019, and is managing to dwell as much as its predecessors of Inuyasha and Ranma half by Rumiko Takahashi.
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Originally created by Rumiko Takahashi for Weekly Shonen Sunday journal in 1996, Inuyasha’s synopsis reads as follows: “After falling into an previous effectively and into historical Japan, Kagome discovers that her future is linked to the dog-like half demon referred to as Inuyasha! As Kagome learns extra about her connection to the previous and to Inuyasha, she comes into battle with the horrible demons which can be drawn to the Shikon Jewel, together with Inuyasha’s personal half brother, Sesshomaru. Finding the shards of the Shikon Jewel goes to require highly effective magic, unusual allies, and a robust coronary heart. Kagome’s obtained loads of coronary heart, however she’s going to want Inuyasha’s assist for the remainder of it, and he might not be so keen to help!”
For these unfamiliar with Golden Kamuy, the collection was initially created by Satoru Noda. First revealed in Shuiesha’s Young Jump in 2014, the story follows Saichi Sugimoto, a miner in Hokkaido caring for the widow of his lifeless comrade after surviving the battle of 203 Hill in the Russo-Japanese War. He hears rumors of of a stash of gold hidden by a gaggle of criminals, and decides to go search for it with the mysterious girl Asirpa after she saves him from the tough wilderness.
The collection has been licensed for an English language launch by Viz Media and has been collected into 12 volumes. The manga has greater than 3.2 million copies in print, and collection creator Satoru Noda obtained a Manga Taisho award for the collection in March 2016. It was additionally nominated for Best General Manga on the 40th annual Kodansha Manga Awards, and for the 20th Annual Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize in 2016.