Boys-Love Manga Artist Asami Tojo Passes Away
posted on by Egan Loo
Tojo's X-Kai, Thunderbolt Boys Excite manga released in America
The email newsletter for the Japanese magazine Comic June and its sister publications reportedly announced that Asami Tojo, an artist best known for boys-love manga, has passed away. Tojo's own official personal website has yet to update on this report.
In North America, TokyoPop published her manga X-Kai (with her name written as Asami Tohjoh), and Kitty published her manga Thunderbolt Boys Excite (Denkō Sekka Boys). Kitty Media released the Chimera - Angel of Death anime video based on her Chimera manga, and Super Techno Arts had licensed the Sci-Fi Harry supernatural horror videos based on a manga by her and George Iida. Her other manga titles in Japan include Love Prism and Only You.