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Usagi Yojimbo by Stan Sakai!

Cartoonist Kayfabe

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23 Apr 2021

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82. Stan Sakai's Usagi Yojimbo & Miyamoto Musashi


This episode also appears in video form: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-N_c5fLwYss Not many comics have lasted under the consistent direction of a single creator as Stan Sakai’s Usagi Yojimbo. Making his debut in 1984 in the anthology Albedo Anthrophomorphics, Sakai’s samurai swordsrabbit’s adventures have been published by Fantagraphics, Mirage Studios, Dark Horse & IDW. In this episode, Wits’ End host Shah Emami dives into Usagi Yojimbo and some other inspirations behind the long-running series like Japanese cinema, the swordsman Miyamoto Musashi & more. Follow Shah & the Wits’ End Podcast: My YouTube channel (subscribe!): https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCwvSur7b4J_U3gMIA44OGWQ Support Wits’ End on Ko-fi!: https://ko-fi.com/witsendpodcastwithshahemami Website: https://witsendpod.com/


21 Apr 2021

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Dialogos de Comic IN ENGLISH 106: STAN SAKAI

Dialogos de Comic IN ENGLISH

Our guest was born in Kyoto, Japan, and grew up in Hawaii. His creation, Usagi Yojimbo, first appeared in 1984. Usagi has been on television as a guest of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, as toys, on clothing, in comics, and in a series of trade paperback collections. He was inducted into the Eisner Hall of Fame in 2020. He's won 9 Eisner Awards, 2 Harvey Awards, Joe Kubert Distinguished Storyteller Award, an Inkpot Award and Inkwell Award, 3 Ringo Awards, Parents’ Choice Award, and many more. With all this information, I'm pretty sure you know I'm talking about the master STAN SAKAI!We've talked about life, the comics' language and craft, The urge to tell stories, what makes the comics' language unique and what makes him want to keep coming back to it, and much, more. Stan also answered your questions, so thank you for participating!!!#DialogosdeComic​ #StanSakai​​ #UsagiYojimbo​​ #SpaceUsagi​​ #TMNT​​ #IDWPublishing​​ #DarkHorseComics​​

1hr 30mins

2 Apr 2021

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Usagi Yojimbo by Stan Sakai

The Reader Copy Podcast

Finish Him! Today Chris and Daniel discuss Usagi Yojimbo by Stan Sakai. We also talk about the Mortal Kombat trailer, the J.J. Abrams' Constantine series, and The Flash movie adding Super Girl.Visit us online:Check out The Reader Copy Podcast website Our iTunes page:Listen to more episodes Even More Stuff:Check out our InstagramFollow us on TwitterLike us on Facebook Show music provided by MDK - Hyper Beam

1hr 11mins

24 Feb 2021

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178. Stan Sakai on new adventures for Usagi Yojimbo

The Sifu Mimi Chan Show

I had the honor of interviewing the legendary Stan Sakai last year, and Stan generously agreed to another conversation on […] The post 178. Stan Sakai on new adventures for Usagi Yojimbo appeared first on Sifu Mimi Chan.


11 Aug 2020

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23 Stan Sakai, Creator of Usagi Yojimbo

Japan Station: A Podcast About Japan by JapanKyo.com

On This Episode of Japan Station On this episode of the Japan Station podcast I sit down for a chat with the award-winning creator of the Usagi Yojimbo comic book series, Stan Sakai. About Stan Sakai Though born in Japan, Stan Sakai grew up in Honolulu, Hawaii, before moving to California to pursue a career in comics. Once in California Stan went on to work with some of the most legendary figures in the comics industry, including Stan Lee and Sergio Aragones. Stan is best known as the creator of the long-running comic book series, Usagi Yojimbo. The series, which dates back to 1984, has won Stan a long list of prestigious awards, including five Eisner Awards. The main character of Usagi Yojimbo, Miyamoto Usagi, has also appeared in numerous crossovers with the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Usagi Yojimbo is currently be developed into an animated TV series. Topics Discussed Stan's parents and why he was born in Japan The difference between the manga industry in Japan and the American comic book industry His work on the graphic novel adaptation of the story fo the 47 ronin (published by Dark Horse comics) How Stan got into the comic book industry The time the late-Stan Lee surprised Stan by calling him on the phone Stan's relationship with Sergio Aragones Stan's interest in Japanese history and culture Stan's wife Julie Fujii Sakai The incredible cute-ness of Chibi Usagi Usagi Yojimbo being developed into an animated TV series by Gaumont Valuable advice for aspiring comic book creators And much more! Follow Japankyo on Facebook and Twitter so you don't miss any updates!


1 Oct 2019

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101. Stan Sakai creator of Usagi Yojimbo

The Sifu Mimi Chan Show

Usagi is the beloved samurai rabbit who is celebrating his 35th anniversary this year! The post 101. Stan Sakai creator of Usagi Yojimbo appeared first on Sifu Mimi Chan.

1hr 3mins

12 Mar 2019

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Episode 009 - Stan Sakai

Michigan State University Comic Art and Graphic Novel Podcast

Welcome to the ninth episode of the Michigan State University Comic Art and Graphic Novel Podcast, the final episode of season #1.  Season #2 will return on September 1st, 2017.  Below you'll find show notes and links mentioned in this episode. Fun Home Musical at MSU - https://www.whartoncenter.com/events/detail/fun-home MSU Comic Art and Graphic Novel Podcast Shirt: Advanced Comic Art and Graphic Novel Studio Students' Free Comic Book Day Signing: Capital City Comic-Con: www.capcitycomiccon.com MSU Special Collections Library: www.lib.msu.edu/spc Featured items from the Michigan State University Special Collections Library: Stan Sakai's website: http://stansakai.com/ MSU Department of Art, Art History & Design website: art.msu.edu MSU Comic Art and Graphic Novel Podcast Twitter page: twitter.com/MSUComicsCast MSU Comic Art and Graphic Novel Podcast FaceBook page: facebook.com/MSUComicsCast Contact us via our email address: MSUComicsCast[at]gmail.com

2hr 38mins

1 May 2017

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Usagi Yojimbo. La Colección Fantagraphics #1, de Stan Sakai


Nos llega a través de Planeta Cómic el primero de los dos tomos donde se recopilan todas las historias de Usagi Yojimbo de su primera década en Fantagraphics. Una genial ocasión para acercarnos a esta legendaria serie en dos volúmenes integrales. Una colección fantástica para los amantes de las historias de samuráis y el japón feudal.


26 Jan 2017

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035: Passion, Discipline, and Usagi Yojimbo with Stan Sakai

Comics Manifest

Stan Sakai is the creator of the iconic comic book character Usagi Yojimbo and has a completely legendary career with over 15 awards, including multiple Eisner awards, a Harvey award, a Cultural Ambassador Award, and The Silver Inkpen Award, for his lifetime achievements and contributions to comic books.


26 Sep 2016