Interview: Unico: Awakening Writer Samuel Sattin

The Unico: Awakening manga is a collaborative effort between the Eisner Award-winning artist team Gurihiru and acclaimed writer Samuel Sattin to reboot Osamu Tezuka‘s Unico for a new generation of readers. With the launch of Unico: Awakening‘s Kickstarter campaign, ANN had the opportunity to talk to writer Samuel Sattin about how this reimagining of Tezuka’s … Read more

INTERVIEW: Writer Samuel Sattin Talks Reinventing Tezuka’s UNICO, Fan-Funding, and Honoring the God of Manga

If you’ve follow manga long enough, you’ll certainly know about Osamu Tezuka, his impact on the industry, and the numerous creations he’s made, some of which influence the current generation of artists today. For one of his creations, however, one writer, then an artist team, and then a number of talented creators are aiming to … Read more

Tezuka’s UNICO being revived by Gurihiru and Sattin

Unico, one of Osamu Tezuka’s characters from the 70s, is being reimagined in both Japanese and English by artists Gurihiru (SUPERMAN SMASHES THE KLAN and ULTRAMAN: ANOTHER GENE) and novelist Samuel Sattin (co-writer of CRUNCHYROLL’S ESSENTIAL ANIME). A 162 page manga titled UNICO: AWAKENING (ユニコ: 目覚めのおはなし) is being Kickstarted, with the project now live – … Read more