GORGEOUS! Absolutely gorgeous illustration of Patlabor’s Noa Izumi in the 1990 Newtype Illustration Calendar.
Urusei Yatsura: Lum The Forever movie article in the 1/1986 issue of Newtype.
Lum The Forever movie Enjoy!
Akemi Takada illustration on the final pages of the Patlabor OVA article in the 5/1992 issue of Newtype.
This is a treat! Kimagure Orange Road covers to albums, videos, LD and CDV all illustrated by Akemi Takada in the 10/1988 issue of Newtype.
More beautiful Kimagure Orange Road layouts illustrated by Akemi Takada in the 10/1988 issue of Newtype.
Kimagure Orange Road retrospective in the 10/1988 issue of Newtype with AMAZING artwork by Akemi Takada.
Akemi Takada - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia There is so much to say about her as an Illustrator. No matter what she draws I can feel the emotion of the character. Her colors are always vibrant & crisp. Her art makes me happy.
Izumi Matsumoto (“Kimagure Orange Road” Mangaka) Interview - AX 2011 Press Junket - YouTube Please watch this. Gives you some insight on the man behind the manga/anime. Go Nagai and Hideo Azuma (the father of lolicon) are his influences (WOW).