November 28, 2021


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Tatsuki Fujimoto's Chainsaw Man Manga Wins Best Manga at Harvey Awards

Tatsuki Fujimoto's Chainsaw Man Manga Wins Best Manga at Harvey Awards


Tatsuki Fujimoto’s Chainsaw Man Manga Wins Greatest Manga at Harvey Awards

Rumiko Takahashi inducted into corridor of fame

The Harvey Awards, which honors excellent work in comics and sequential artwork, awarded Tatsuki Fujimoto‘s Chainsaw Man (translated by Amanda Haley) with the Greatest Manga award on Friday. Fujimoto offered an announcement for the awards ceremony, stating:

Thanks for the insanely superior award! It is the very best award of any awards that exist in America! I contemplate this crude manga of mine unbefitting of any award, however I plan to proceed packing it filled with all of the issues that I like.

In case you ever occur to be handing out awards once more, hit me up! Thanks very a lot!

The manga competed in opposition to Naoki Urasawa‘s Asadora!, Keito Gaku‘s Boys Run the Riot, Junji Ito‘s Remina, and Tatsuya Endō‘s SPY x FAMILY.

The organizers of the occasion additionally inducted manga creator Rumiko Takahashi as considered one of 5 new members for his or her Corridor of Fame this 12 months, alongside Bernie Wrightson, Jeffrey Catherine Jones, Barry Windsor-Smith, and Michael Kaluta. Takahashi additionally offered an announcement in regards to the award:

Thanks a lot for this glorious award. I’m so honored the American readers have loved my work. By means of the medium of manga, I’m so completely happy I’m able to talk with all of you. The world is in hardship resulting from COVID, however I hope my manga can present some help.

The Harvey Awards added the Greatest Manga class in 2018. Kabi Nagata‘s My Lesbian Expertise with Loneliness manga gained the primary award on this class. Kōhei Horikoshi‘s My Hero Academia gained the award in 2019, and Kamome Shirahama‘s Witch Hat Atelier gained the award in 2020.

In earlier years, manga had been nominated alongside different comics within the “Greatest American Version of Overseas Materials” class. The final manga to win the class was Hajime Isayama‘s Assault on Titan in 2014. One-Punch Man and Showa: A Historical past of Japan (1953-1989) had been nominated in 2016 however didn’t win. “Greatest American Version of Overseas Materials” is now not a class.

Not like the Eisner Awards and different awards within the North American comedian e book trade, the Harvey Awards are nominated and chosen by the comedian e book professionals themselves.

Supply: The 2021 Harvey Awards (Digital Screening) at NYCC