‘Bad Boys’ author Hiroshi Tanaka will publish a 32p one-shot titled “Oh my God?” in the upcoming Weekly Young Magazine issue on April, 26.
About the author
Born in Hiroshima City, Hiroshi Tanaka is a famous mangaka of Japan. Debuted in 1987 with “FOOL” published in Shonen Gahosha ” Young King “, he has been writing mangas for almost 4 decades now. His 1988’s manga “BADBOYS ” that continued until 1996, was a huge hit among the shounen readers in the 90s. The cumulative circulation of books has reached 40 million as of 2011. His other works include Sacre -Holy One, Badboy Glare, Kippo, Bakugyaku Family, Goddess of Demon, and more.
The fun fact all of his works except “PEEK A BOO !!” are basically set in the same world settings( especially Hiroshima), and many characters appear across multiple works. The timeline of the story is as follows:
1970s-“BADBOYS” past edition, “BADBOYS glare” reincarnation edition, “goddess demon” 1979 edition
1980s-“Bakugyaku Familia” Past Edition, “God’s Demon” 1983 Edition, Sakokujima Edition
1990s-Main story of “BAD BOYS”
Late 1990s-“BAD BOYS Glare” Main Story
2008-“KIPPO” Volume 1
After 2015-“KIPPO” Volume 2 and later
The time series of the main story of “Bakugyaku Family” is still unknown.