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Shanghai Story Akasaka Kumiko 2010

CHIKUHAMA Kazuko (Director: CHIKUHAMA Kenichi / Artist: CHIKUHAMA Kazuko)

Self-published comics [Japan]

AKASAKA Kumiko, a 32-year-old single working girl, and her friend, Mi-chan, went to visit the Shanghai Expo. Encountering a giant crab at the venue leads them to mysterious incidents and a big adventure with unexpected events starts to evolve! The story captures a few days in Shanghai, a megalopolis filled with chaotic energy, compiling them into diary pages for Kumiko and showing many scenes of the city.

©Kazuko Chikuhama

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CHIKUHAMA Kazuko

Japan

( 2010 )

CHIKUHAMA Kenichi

Japan

Born in Osaka, 1965. Accepted her work Madame and a Swimmer in GARO, 1988. After that, released Ballpoint Pen and Watch in the same magazine.

( 2006 )

CHIKUHAMA Kazuko

Japan

Born in Osaka, 1963. Graduated from the Department of Sociology at Kansai University. In charge of planning and organizing events at Debut Enterprises, Co.

( 2006 )

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