Hello everyone. I’m Shu, it’s super hot in Japan and I will be evaporated soon.
Anyways, it’s World Wide Japanese Comics Vol.2!
In the last World Wide Japanese Comics, we introduced some of the most famous comics not only in Japan but also in the world.
Today, I will introduce some of the newer but famous comics in the world.
Attack on Titan
Attack on Titan is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Hajime Isayama.
Set in a world where humanity lives inside cities surrounded by enormous walls due to the Titans, gigantic humanoid creatures who devour humans seemingly without reason.
Anime version of this manga is one of the most famous anime in the world!
A new series of Attack on Titan has released in 2019 April, 29th and the last aired will be in July 1st.
You can watch the series of Attack on Titans on Netflix, it is a very good way to learn Japanese!
Tokyo Ghoul is a Japanese dark fantasy manga series written and illustrated by Sui Ishida.
Tokyo Ghoul is set in an alternate reality where ghouls, creatures that look like normal people but can only survive by eating human flesh, live amongst the human population in secrecy, hiding their true nature in order to evade pursuit from the authorities.
Tokyo Ghoul is also one of the famous anime series of Japanese manga.
Both the series of manga and anime has finished but each manga and anime has a different ending so you should read manga and watch anime!
The Seven Deadly Sins
The Seven Deadly Sins is a Japanese fantasy manga series written and illustrated by Nakaba Suzuki.
The Seven Deadly Sins were the strongest and cruelest order of Holy Knights in the Kingdom of Lions. They were formed by seven brutal criminals, who had all been convicted for grievous crimes and has carved the symbols of seven beasts onto their bodies. After having been framed for murdering the Great Holy Knight they were indefinitely disbanded, as well as branded as traitors and villains. They are the main protagonists of the series.
The manga has been licensed by Kodansha USA for English publication in North America, while the chapters are released digitally by Crunchyroll in over 170 countries as they are published in Japan.
It is the most famous manga in recent time.
Netflix has an amazing amount of Japanese Anime series, it is very useful to learn Japanese.
Watch the anime in English with Japanese subtitles with English subtitles.
When you start understanding a little bit of Japanese, watch it in Japanese with English subtitles.
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See you next time.
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Student at Saint Mary's University.
Majaoring International Development Studies.
Vicepresident of Japanese Canadian Society.
Went to Canada, Ontario for 1year during the high school and studied English.
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