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📺 | Tomohisa Yamashita, NHK drama first starring "Thank you from the bottom of my heart" To a salesman who is too honest


Tomohisa Yamashita, NHK drama first starring "Thank you from the bottom of my heart" To a salesman who is too honest

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Was there a manga original that went so far behind the real estate industry?

Actor Tomohisa Yamashita will star in NHK's serial drama "Honest Real Estate," which will start in April 2022. → Continue reading

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Manga original

Manga original(Manga Gensaku) is the former range of work when the division of labor between the creator of settings and plot stories and the person in charge of drawing is performed in the process of creating a manga,Comic, ま た はDramasIn the workscriptHits.

It is very different from the screenplay and stage script.Novelformat,nameThere are various methods such as formats, and he is also responsible for actors and art.

Manga author and cartoonist

In Japan,manga artistBasically makes a work by elaborating the process from story to drawing almost alone. However, if the serialization is fast, such as in a weekly magazine, or if you are serializing several tens of pages in two or more magazines, a series of tasks often involves physical and time difficulties (for that reason). , As an aid to drawing and finishingassistantMany manga artists are appointed).

If you have a manga original,Original authorThe burden on the manga artist will be lighter. In addition, there are many forms in which "a man who is good at making stories but not good at drawing techniques is in charge of the original manga, and a manga artist who has drawing techniques but is not good at making stories writes works based on the original manga". Seen and in a position to substantially influence each other.

Production procedure


The basic format conforms to the screenplay. As a guideline, one drawing manuscript sheet is used for one XNUMX-character manuscript paper.

The lines are long and three lines so that they fit in the speech bubble.Writing, Or change to the line of the opponent. This is not the case because four-column composition is currently shunned, and three-column composition and large sesame are often used.

Whether or not it is faithful to the contents of the screenplay, or whether the drawing staff will change the screenplay contents or add the adaptation to the screenwriting depends on the policy between the drawing creator and the original author, so it is generally decided. Absent.


When an existing novel is used as the original, it is usually credited in the format of "Original: ○○○○ Manga: △△△△ Screenplay: □□□□". At the time of writing, one of the following methods is often used. In that case, it is almost impossible to draw all the novel works and reproduce them faithfully, so one third may be deleted.

  • The manga artist adapts and draws the picture as it is.
  • Editor adapts.
  • Newly adapted (Writer).

A novel manuscript whose purpose is to create a manga is written with lines, impressions, etc. Basically, it is a novel, so it has a high literary character, and it is established as a work by itself.


Cartoon draft (name), and the original in a similar format. The original author is in charge of everything from story and character settings to frame division, character placement, composition, and dialogue. Since it can be closer to the completed manuscript, it is more specific than the screenplay/fiction format (in this case, the person in charge of drawing is completely dedicated to drawing).

It can be said that it has a higher degree of freedom than the above two formats, but to that extent, basic techniques for manga writing such as story and character creation as well as frame division and composition are required. Original authors who have experienced cartoon writing themselves often use this technique.

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