Awards Ceremony - 22 March 2024

Relive all the action from the Awards Ceremony of the 17th Manga Jiman Competition and hear from the artists in their own words.

Manga Jiman

Create an original story within 6, 7 or 8 pages for a chance to win superb prizes! This category is for artists aged 14 or over.

Loren Lam

Yonkoma Youth

Yonkoma is a comic strip of four panels arranged vertically. The Yonkoma Youth category is for artists aged 11, 12 or 13 to create an original story within this format.

Yonkoma 14+

As the name suggests, Yonkoma 14+ is a category for those aged 14 or over to compose an original yonkoma strip.

What is Yonkoma?

Watch this short video to learn how to construct a yonkoma comic.

The Manga Community

Enter the competition and become part of a vibrant community of manga artists where you can meet like-minded people.

Prize Sponsors

The following companies are all generously sponsoring prizes for the competition.

Japanese Gallery Kensington
Japan Centre
Manga Originals
Minamoto Kitchoan

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