Osamu Tezuka

Have a Manga-Filled Experience at the International Manga Museum!

Many people know about Japan through its creation of manga and the enormous industry that has developed over the 20th century. The manga industry includes a large number of magazines, websites, and even original fan-made manga distributed at events like Comic Market. The International Manga Museum was dedicated in order to preserve the vast history…

Astro Boy: the Japanese Anime Classic You Shouldn’t Miss

Originally created and written by Tezuka Osamu from 1952-1968, Tetsuwan Atomu (Mighty Atom) popularly known as Astro Boy, was adapted into anime television series and was first broadcasted by Fuji Television for 30 minutes on New Year’s Day of 1963. As the show started to have a surprisingly huge following, this marked a new era…