Obituary: Shigeru Mizuki

Manga artist Shigeru Mizuki (b.1922) died on November 30. Mizuki was best known for GeGeGe no KitarĊ. Mizuki lost his left arm in World War II in Papua Ne Guinea and was the sole survivor of his unit. He published his first work, Rocketman, in 1957. Mizuki has won the Kodansha Jido Manga Award, the Kodansha Manga Award, and the Eisner Award, among others.

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