Bakuman., Vol. 7

Bakuman., Vol. 7 Cover

Bakuman., Vol. 7

By Tsugumi Ohba; Tsugumi Oba; Tsugumi Aoba

Viz Media, Paperback, 9781421538884, 192pp.

Publication Date: October 4, 2011

By the creators of Death Note The mystery behind manga-making revealed
Reads R to L (Japanese Style).
Average student Moritaka Mashiro enjoys drawing for fun. When his classmate and aspiring writer Akito Takagi discovers his talent, he begs Moritaka to team up with him as a manga-creating duo. But what exactly does it take to make it in the manga-publishing world?

Moritaka and Akito face the prospect of their series being canceled in Shonen Jump" due to dropping popularity. Can the duo avoid the axe and keep fighting? And when Akito starts becoming friendly with fellow manga creator Ko Aoki, how will it affect his long-term relationship with Kaya?

About the Author
Artist, Takeshi Obata made his debut in 1989 with "Cyborg Ji-Chan
G". The runner-up recipient of the 30th Annual Tezuka Award, Obata's major
works include "Chikarabito Densetsu" and "Mashin Boukentan Lamp-Lamp".