Category: Otakon 2015

Dec 20 2015

Hiroyuki Takei’s Works: 2015 Year Retrospective

2015 was definitively a transitional year for Hiroyuki Takei however it wasn’t a quite one either. With the hiatus of Jumbor, the conclusion of Ultimo pending, and the unknown state of Shaman King Flowers all in the previous year… the hope for Hiroyuki Takei to continue those series in a new form was hopeful. Instead, …

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Jul 16 2015

Flowers, Ultimo, and Jumbor endings imminent per Takei

Today Hiroyuki Takei gave some updates on his manga series, so here’s the rundown: Shaman King Flowers is officially completed and will not be continued. He does want to write a new sequel to Shaman King, but it will be using a different name. Ultimo’s true final chapter will be in Jump SQ Crown Issue …

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Jul 16 2015

Hiroyuki Takei Guest Appearance Cancelled for Otakon

As previously announced, Hiroyuki Takei was scheduled to be attending Otakon this upcoming weekend. However, Hiroyuki Takei just sent out a tweet with the following:   「アメリカ行き」は諸事情でとりやめになりました。 もしイベントに出向かれるつもりの方、お許しください This roughly translates to the following: “America bound” is now canceled because of various circumstances. Please forgive me if you were planning to go to the event …

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Jun 07 2015

Takei’s Cosplay Project for Otakon?

Yesterday, Hiroyuki Takei started a new twitter account, in which he posted an image of something he was making. Today, he posted an additional image and 3 more tweets (with some rough English translations followed): え…緊張する… Eh… I’m nervous…   反応ありすぎてびっくりしました。 いろいろ気をつけます。 これからもよろしくお願いします。 I was surprised by this reaction. Many positive messages. Thank you for …

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