Doctor Strange Manga Adaptation Ends
posted on by Karen Ressler
Before the launch of the main series, Haruichi published a one-shot manga titled Doctor Strange Episode 0 in Kodansha's Weekly Shōnen Magazine on November 22. The one-shot is an original prequel that follows arrogant genius surgeon Stephen Strange before the accident where he injures his hands. He has troubles with coworkers and treatment of his patients.
Manga creator Haruichi was an Excellent Rookie Award winner in the young division of the 70th Tetsuya Chiba Awards. Doctor Strange is Haruichi's debut work.
Marvel's Dr. Strange film, based on its comic book character, opened in theaters in North America on November 4 and in Japan on January 27.