- Author Bio
A new manga from the creator of the acclaimed A Silent Voice, featuring intimate, emotional drama and an epic story spanning time and space…
Prince Bon’s ability to see the dead convinces him that he is all-powerful—until he finds himself trapped at the hands of The Church of Bennett. Meanwhile, there are abilities within Fushi that only Bon can see, but are such latent powers even necessary for a being like Fushi? As the fated Prince Bon awaits his judgment, he must make a decision for the sake of his friends and his people.
Series Overview: A lonely boy wandering the Arctic regions of North America meets a wolf, and the two become fast friends, depending on each other to survive the harsh environment. But the boy has a history, and the wolf is more than meets the eye as well…To Your Eternity is a totally unique and moving manga about death, life, reincarnation, and the nature of love.
The anime adaptation of A Silent Voice, by esteemed studio Kyoto Animation, saw a US theatrical release in October 2017, with a Bluray release expected in 2018.
Oima’s previous work, A Silent Voice, was a hit, with 140,000 copies sold through so far.
A Silent Voice also earned an Eisner Award nomination and two consecutive placements on YALSA’s Great Graphic Novels for Teens list.
Ages 16 and up. Ongoing in Japan.
Marketing: Social media and online marketing push to reach fans of A Silent Voice
Print advertising in Diamond Previews
Publicity: Announcement at Anime Expo 2017
Major social media publicity campaign including giveaways
The series is already available digitally on Comixology and other ebook platforms, and publicity for the print release will be included in digital editions.
Author to be made available for media
Promotion on Kodansha Comics’s Tumblr (14,600 followers), Facebook (13,100 likes) and Twitter (32,000 followers)…and growing every day
Praise for A Silent Voice
“A story all about the ugly side of childhood…as painful as it is compelling.” -Anime News Network
“A Silent Voice has an appealing lush, wallowing emotional embrace…a real tear jerker.” -The Guardian (film version)
“An intricate account of teenage politics…its approach leads an old story down a little-trod, languidly beautiful path.” -The Telegraph (film version)