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New Year’s Resolution Hajime Isayama, Author of Shingeki or Kyojin, ‘No Work’

Apple Music posted a playlist entitled “Hajime Isayama: New Year's Starters 2022”, With a selection of songs by the author of Conradh na Gaeilge at the beginning of the year Shingeki or Kyojin (Attack on Titan), Hajime isayama. In the description of this list, you can read a message in which Isayama states that his secret for the New Year is “Do not work“.

The full text writes: «Manga artist Hajime Isayama has been selected for Apple Music “the right tune for those who have to work from home on New Year's.” He launched the series in 2009, which sparked an unprecedented surge in demand, and finally ended in 2021. This playlist features the songs that have sustained him through his turbulent years of creation. “I have selected songs that have helped me through the most difficult parts of the series and which I personally feel good listening to. I hope it inspires you to work harder ”, he said. RHYMESTER and Tempalay soft grooves will refresh your overheated head, and the sharp words of Belt Nuts and webnokusoyaro will pass through your tired mind. “I’m not a musician, I’m just a fan, but I hope you like it,” he said. The songs in this playlist were featured on the set in which this masterpiece was created. His New Year's Resolution is “No Work,” he says».

Isayama was born in Oyama, Oita Prefecture, Japan, which is now part of Hita. It was during his high school years that he began submitting manga works to competitions. Upon graduation, he enrolled in the manga design program of the arts department at the Kyushu Design Institute. In 2006, the publisher was awarded the Grand Magazine Prize known as MGP Kodansha with a short version of Shingeki or Kyojin (Attack on Titan), who received the award “Fine work“. At the age of twenty, he moved to Tokyo and worked in an internet cafe so that he could dedicate himself to manga writing. This one-shot would be included later in the series guide and the first Blu-ray of the anime adaptation.

He first offered his work to the editorial section of the magazine Shonen weekly jump ó Shueisha, where they advised him to change his style and story to make it more suitable for the target audience of this magazine. He refused and instead decided to take it to the editorial department of the Shonen Weekly Magazine ó Kodansha. In 2009, his first serial work, Shingeki or Kyojin, began publishing in the monthly magazine Iris Bessatsu Shonen. He won in the “Category Shonen“In the thirty-fifth edition of it Kodansha Manga Prize in 2011, and was both nominated for the fourth annual award Taisho manga like the sixteenth Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize.

Fountain: Apple Music

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