A web publication called Ishinomori Magazine was released. The first volume is available on his official website. It will commemorate the 80th birthday of the late Shotaro Ishinomori in 2018. It will feature his creations so that readers can get to know his characters and his works at a deeper level.
The first volume was released on July 19, 2017, which is also known as “Cyborg 009 Day”. It commemorated Cyborg 009 and the 3DCG film Cyborg 009: Call of Justice. In addition, quotes and images by Ishinomori were included. Interviews with professionals who worked on Ishinomori’s creations were also included with the web publication.
Shotaro Ishinomori was a manga artist who created series such as Cyborg 009, Super Sentai and Kamen Rider. He was awarded the Shogakukan Manga Award twice.
Ishinomori Magazine will be released on an irregular schedule.