Osamu Tezuka


Dororo: Anime Honors Osamu Tezuka's Classic Manga, Better with Subtitles (REVIEW)

As the demon dies, the swordsman’s mask falls off his face as he gets is skin back for the first time in his life...Thus begins the new adaptation of Osamu Tezuka’s classic manga from the 1960's, updated to a 21st Century anime aesthetic The character art is more realistic, less "cute" like Tezuka’s original Disney-sque[...]


Dororo: Amazon Prime Releases Anime's First Episode – and Forgot the Subtitles

If you’re a Prime subscriber, you can watch it as part of the service without additional cost.Bad news, anime fans! They forgot to add the English subtitles - so it’s in Japanese only.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DLat_-OyHIsDororo is a new adaptation of a manga series from the 1960s, by Astroboy creator Osamu Tezuka during his peak period of creativity[...]

New Line To Set Up Live Action Astro Boy With San Andreas Writers

Pictures is in talks to acquire the rights to the Osamu Tezuka manga Andrea Fabrizio and Jeremy Passmore, the writers of last summer's Dwyane Johnson disaster flick San Andreas, will write the script.The story will presumably retell Astro Boy's origins as a replacement for a grieving scientist's son and the various malevolent powers interested in[...]

What Angoulême Looked Like In 1982, In The Eyes Of Osamu Tezuka

In 1982 the creator of Astro Boy, Osamu Tezuka went to the ninth Angoulême comic book festival.Sponsored by the Japanese government and accompanied by politicians, he turned the experience into a comic book, as recalled by Paul La Marca for Fumettologica.Which gives a chance to see what once was, through the eyes of an outsider..[...]

Dark Horse Is Releasing 700 Page Astro Boy Omnibus This September, With More To Follow

Calling all fans of Astro Boy! This September will bring the release of Osamu Tezuka’s beloved Astro Boy in a whopping seven hundred-page omnibus! Dark Horse Comics will release Astro Boy Omnibus Volume 1, and it will feature Astro Boy’s jet-powered, evil-bashing adventures The omnibus will collect rare and out-of-print material sure to please fans[...]