"Attack on Titan" Creator Honored at French Comics Festival

Culture World

Paris, Jan. 28 (Jiji Press)--Hajime Isayama, creator of the popular Japanese manga series "Attack on Titan," received a special award at the International Comics Festival in Angouleme, France, on Saturday.

The special award was given to mark the 50th holding of the French comics festival, which started in 1974.

Two other Japanese manga writers Ryoichi Ikegami, whose works include "Otoko Gumi," and Junji Ito, known for "Tomie," received honorary awards.


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