The grandfather of manga and anime, Osamu Tezuka created hundreds of unforgettable characters during his 40 year career as an illustrator and animator. His influence on generations of artists has been immeasurable, and is still felt today across Japan and beyond. This volume collects the character designs from several of Tezuka's animation projects. Included are characters from Mighty Atom (Astroboy), Jungle Emperor (Kimba the White Lion), Black Jack, and many more.
Art by Osamu Tezuka.