Naoki Urasawa teaches how to draw manga on Youtube

Naoki Urasawa teaches how to draw manga on Youtube

A few months ago we told you that manga creator Naoki Urasawa (Yawara!, Master Keaton, 20th Century Boys, Pluto) had opened his YouTube channel, Urasawa Channel, to inform people about his current work, his life as an artist. of manga, and to share drawing tips.

Her most recent video, released on Tuesday, shows how to draw lines with a ruler, a technique Naoki Urasawa describes as a "basic" manga technique.

The video includes a tutorial on how to draw motion lines commonly seen in manga, as well as general advice on how to improve as an artist. his techniques, but also for those who are simply curious to steal the secrets of the mangaka!

About Naoki Urasawa

Naoki Urasawa has been writing manga professionally since the 1980s, and during this period has become one of the most r manga authors known and respected of all time: it is not uncommon for art exhibitions and conventions dedicated to his work to be organized in Japan.

His most famous manga is the psychological thriller Monster which has won numerous awards, including which the prestigious Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize, and was adapted into a critically acclaimed anime in 2004 by the Madhouse studio.

The manga is published by the Italian publisher Planet Manga together with Happy! , Pluto, the sports manga Yawara! and the thriller 20th Century Boys, all of which received critical acclaim. Also for Planet Manga, Kushami has just been released. Etchù! , an anthology of self-contained stories (you can read the review in this article).

In the course of publication is Asadora, a manga partly historical fiction, partly futuristic science fiction, which follows a young girl named Asa from postwar Japan to the present day. Although only five volumes of the manga have been published so far, in Japan it has already received critical praise.

If you are passionate about Naoki Urasawa's manga, visit the Amazon page with a large selection of his works!