Tuesday, March 4, 2008

Princess Knight Returns

Anime News Network reports that a brand new manga remake/adaptation of Tezuka's Princess Knight is on the way this spring in Japan.

Read all about all the details here

Interesting to see a new version of this story, a pioneering entry in the Shojo genre. At one point such a thing would be unheard of, as Tezuka's work was so respected that it was thought to be untouchable. But over the past few years there have been a few other manga remakes and reimaginings of classic Tezuka stories which I eventually hope to discuss here in time.