Category Archives: Creator Spotlight

VIDEO: Ronald Wimberly- Artist of “Bahamut” in Attack on Titan Anthology

Ronald Wimberly is a designer based in NY city. He works primarily in narrative. He's worked with The New Yorker, Dargaud, DC, Marvel, Image, Darkhorse, Nike, Benetton and others. Some notable works are the Eisner Award-nomated Sentences for Vertigo, Lighten Up for the Nib on Medium, and Prince of Cats. He's been twice selected for […]

VIDEO SERIES: Attack on Titan Anthology Creator Profiles

Attack on Titan Anthology opens up the world of manga, with Attack on Titan providing a creative playground for comic-book writers and artists from around the world. Every one of these creators has offered their own unique take on original Attack on Titan creator Hajime Isayama's dark vision. With the Attack on Titan Anthology Creator Profiles—a new video series on Kodansha Comics YouTube Channel—we […]

VIDEO: Tomer Hanuka- Artist of “Memory Maze” in Attack on Titan Anthology

NY Times best selling artist Tomer Hanuka has been illustrating for magazines, film studios, ad agencies and book publishers. He illustrated covers for The New Yorker, The New York Times, Newsweek and many others. Hanuka won multiple industry awards, including Gold medals from The Society of Illustrators and The Society of Publication Designers. A monograph of his […]

Creator Interview: Hitoshi Iwaaki on Parasyte

Interview by Misaki C. Kido Parasyte is one of the most acclaimed manga in history—among readers and even other manga creators. It’s even been called the perfect manga. Really? Is it the creep factor of grotesque creatures that resemble but ultimately distort and derange human beings? Or maybe it has to do with timeless themes about […]

VIDEO: Jorge Corona- Artist of “Skies Above” in Attack on Titan Anthology

Jorge Corona is the Russ Manning Award winner artist behind Feathers, Goners and We are Robin. He’s also work in such titles as Power Rangers, Regular Show, Bravest Warriors, The Flash, Justice League Beyond, and Teen Titans GO! As well as the closing chapter of Jim Henson’s Storyteller: Dragons. He worked on the illustration of […]

VIDEO: Joe Rivera on Attack on Titan

Joe Rivera is an inker, custom-motorcycle artist, and the father of Paolo Rivera. He often collaborates with his son, including Mark Waid's Daredevil series, for which they won two Eisner Awards. Most recently, he inked Paolo's pinups for the Attack on Titan Anthology. He lives in Daytona Beach, Florida.   Attack on Titan Anthology opens up the world of manga, […]

VIDEO: Paolo Rivera on Attack on Titan Anthology

Paolo Rivera is an Eisner Award-winning comic-book artist from Daytona Beach, Florida. A graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design, he started working for Marvel before his senior year. He is best known for his run on Daredevil, as well as his many painted covers and posters. Most recently he worked on the cover and pinups for […]

Creator Interview: Akiko Higashimura on Princess Jellyfish

Princess Jellyfish is one of the rare series that started to get published from Kodansha Comics due to high demand from the fans, even before it was published! So what’s the hype all about? Part of it is the comedic and accurate portrayal of the lives of otaku girls, and part of it seems to […]

Creator Spotlight: Yoshitoki Oima (A Silent Voice)

A Silent Voice is this year’s Eisner Award nominee from Kodansha Comics. It’s the story of boy meets girl … except its main focus is on how difficult it is for one person to communicate with another, especially if that other person can’t hear you. A Silent Voice came to its conclusion with the release […]