Komi Cannot Talk, My Love Combine-Up!, Don’t say thriller Manga Win 67th Shogakukan Manga Awards
The judging committee of the 67th Shogakukan Manga Awards introduced this 12 months’s winners on Tuesday. Every profitable title can be honored with a bronze statuette and a prize of 1 million yen (about US$9,000).
Greatest Shōnen Manga
Title: Komi Cannot Talk (Comi-san wa Comyushō desu.)
Creator: Tomohito Oda
Serialized in Weekly Shonen Sunday (Shogakukan)
Saizō Harawata and Miyakokasiwa‘s Battle Sport in 5 Seconds (Deatte 5-byō de Battle) and Hajime Kōmoto‘s Mashle: Magic and Muscular tissues manga had been additionally nominated for this class.
Greatest Shōjo Manga
Title: My Love Combine-Up! (Kieta Hatsukoi)
Creators: Wataru Hinekure, Aruko
Serialized in Bessatsu Margaret (Shueisha)
Ai Minase‘s Seishun Heavy Rotation, Kyousuke Motomi‘s Queen’s High quality, and Oreko Tachibana‘s Promise Cinderella manga had been additionally nominated for this class.
Greatest Normal Manga
Title: Nigatsu no Shōsha: Zettai Gōkaku no Kyōshitsu
Creators: Shiho Takase
Serialized in Weekly Large Comedian Spirits (Shogakukan)
Title: Don’t say thriller (Thriller to Iu Nakare)
Creators: Yumi Tamura
Serialized in Month-to-month Flowers (Shogakukan)
Uoto’s Chi: Chikyū no Undō ni Tsuite and Aka Akasaka and Mengo Yokoyari‘s Oshi no Ko manga had been additionally nominated for this class.
No manga received within the Greatest Kids’s Manga class, though Sakuya Kuroda‘s Wealthy Police Money and Shino Kawada’s Good day! My Child manga had been nominated.
Shogakukan has been awarding this prize since 1956 (for works printed in 1955). Final 12 months’s winners included Chainsaw Man, Teasing Grasp Takagi-san, Useless Useless Demon’s Dededededestruction, Police in a Pod, Duel Masters, Chocolat no Mahō, and Yuzuki-sanchi no Yon Kyōda.