Osamu Tezuka’s short story series “Metamorphose” is now available in its original edition!
Includes “Kojiki Hime Rumpenera,” which has been completely redrawn, as it was when it was first published!
“Metamorphose” a series of short stories based on the theme of transformation, which is also Tezuka Osamu’s lifework, has been published for the first time in book form as it was when first published in Monthly Shonen Magazine in 1976.
The powerful B5 size allows readers to relive the excitement of the original work. Also included is the middle story “Kojiki Hime Rumpenera” (Kojiki Princess Rumpenera), which is related to the transformation. This is also the first book published as it was when it was first published (in 1980 in “Shukan Young Magazine”) (in the previous editions, the heroine’s hair and face were all redrawn). Also included are several preview cuts and rare unused manuscripts!
- Release Date:
- October, 2022
Born on November 3, 1928 in Toyonaka City, Osaka Prefecture. Spent boyhood in Takarazuka City, Hyogo Prefecture. Graduated from Osaka University School of Medicine. medical doctor. Debuted in 1946 with “Maachan’s Diary”. 1947 “Shintoshima” became a big hit. Since then, he has been dedicated to establishing Japanese story manga. He has also made great achievements in the animation world.