Chihayafuru

Our reporter shares her reflections on competitive karuta playing manga Chihayafuru ending soon

She’s not the only one whose life has been impacted by the emotional weight of this story.

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2021 Magademy Award nominees announced, celebrating excellence in being a manga character

A total of 17 manga stars were chosen by fans in four categories.

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Theory that men cannot beat women at Japanese karuta card game has Internet nodding in agreement

Tongue-in-cheek explanation says that men’s love of breasts means they don’t have the mental fortitude required to win in co-ed competition.

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That moment when one successful manga artist quakes in the presence of another

Even professional manga artists are in awe of the legendary Rumiko Takahashi.

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Perfume single cover designed by Chihayafuru manga artist is “Flash”ing into headlines

The techno-pop trio looks stunning in 2-D manga form!

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