Kohei Horikoshi, creator of My Hero Academia, made an illustration in honor of Gege Akutami from Jujutsu Kaisen

In the manga industry, it is common for creators to show respect to their colleagues, especially when it comes to artists who work in the same magazine or publisher, as is the case with the illustration that Kohei Horikoshi, author of My Hero Academiahe did to show his admiration for Gege Akutami, mangaka of jujutsu kaisen.

Gege Akutami exchanged an extra page with Kohei Horikoshi in volume 5 of jujutsu kaisen, so the creator of Deku and company made an illustration of the main characters of the saga: Satoru Gojo, Nobara Kugisaki, Megumi Fushiguro, and of course, Yuji Itadori

Next to the already mentioned drawing of the protagonists, a small dedication appears in which it reads: “Many congratulations on the publication of the Fifth volume. Every week I really enjoy reading it. I really like Mahito. Excuse the intrusion!”

Image: Shueisha

As we mentioned, this drawing appeared in volume 5 of jujutsu kaisenas the closing of what was the 41st chapter published in Shonen Jump in 2019. Horikoshi’s work is magnificent, and shows the enormous talent possessed by one of the most acclaimed mangaka of today.

On the other hand, this homage also allows us to measure the enormous impact that Akutami tuco’s work has had since its first publications, captivating not only the public, but also his own colleagues, who immediately gave signs of respect to a work that has enormous success and popularity to nicel worldwide in our days

What did you think of this tribute to Kohei Horikoshi, mangaka of My Hero Academiato Gege Akutami from jujutsu kaisen?


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