INTERVIEW: Tsugumi Ohba

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Comments

Submitted by manny30 on Tue, 06/05/2012 - 23:18

so if ppl got shock master yesterday does that meen i have to wait till july to get slifer?

Submitted by joashenisimo on Mon, 06/11/2012 - 21:16

I found the lack of comments on this amazing interview really disturbing and scary. Common people, he is one of the best manga wiriters of the world

Submitted by Cisco9630 on Sun, 08/19/2012 - 16:46

I totally get you! like reading these interviews are a privilege, yet people pass them off like if they were just rookie artist from a non-known company.

Submitted by Devon3 on Tue, 06/12/2012 - 20:57

I agree, in that I would expect more people would find the interview intesting. I too write and I always find it insightful when a writer explains their influences and work process.

Submitted by John Bae on Wed, 06/13/2012 - 09:23

I'm really looking forward to his next project. But talk about pressure, having to follow up DEATH NOTE and BAKUMAN...

Submitted by Ashirogi6 on Tue, 07/03/2012 - 09:37

Tsugumi Obah said he might create another series! hope they put it in WSJA if he does.

Submitted by trinnner on Mon, 07/09/2012 - 21:19

he has been writing since he was a kid, he has amazing imagination, takeshi obata has been drawing since he was 11 [exactly like me, im gonna become best mangaka in jump,even better than obata sensei] therefore they make the ultimate pair ,they are so good they can make a series whenever they like, or an anime series with it, hands down they are the most ultimate pair in jump so far

Submitted by luffylover on Sat, 08/18/2012 - 15:17

but they hardly ever even see each other

Submitted by Ashirogi6 on Mon, 10/15/2012 - 21:21

tsugumi obah seems pretty smart. I wonder how long he will rest before creating another manga? hope they put it in WSJA when he does!

Submitted by SaikoKun on Sun, 12/02/2012 - 19:31

My favorite manga of all time! Good interview. Can't wait for their next series!

Submitted by Lizzy on Wed, 12/12/2012 - 09:17

Bakuman is and was my favorite manga! Didn't like Death Note but to each his own likes. I also hope these two do another great manga together soon!