Weekly Shonen Jump is the most popular manga magazine in Japan.
They recruit new talents every moment to develop their manga culture.
A new author Sou Atsumori has won the Jump Rookie Award by a romantic comedy titled “Anata ga koi to iunonara” (If you call m, あなたが恋と言うのなら).
At the meeting between the author and the editor, Atsumori revealed that he hadn’t used a pen to draw this work.
He drew a series of manga with smartphone and a finger.
It made the editor surprised.
Shonen Jump has already released an application for drawing manga on PC or tablet.
[Topic] Manga Create App – Jump Paint
No one thought that mangaka can create manga with only a finger on smartphone.
Now Shonen Jump has opened the entry for the Jump’s Universal Manga Contest.
You can post your manga with 8 languages (JP/SC/TC/KO/EN/RU/ES/FR)
[Topic] Jump’s Universal Manga Contest wants you !
All of otaku are waiting for your new manga !
Of course, you can use a pen or a tablet as you like.