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Magic International Manga Contest

Since 2017, Shibuya Productions and SHUEISHA Inc. are sponsoring a manga creation contest as part of the Monaco Anime Game International Conferences (MAGIC) in partnership with Shibuya International.

This contest aims to discover talents, to bring them prestigious international visibility by publishing the winning works on Shueisha’s publishing platforms: Shônen Jump + and MANGA Plus.

The winner will also have the opportunity to spend several weeks in Japan, during which he will meet mangaka, a publisher (tantô) from Shueisha, and try his luck to continue the adventure with this publisher for a year!

Application fees: None

Application deadline: Currently Closed.

Important dates:

November 9 midnight: Deadline submission of applications

November 23: Announcement of shortlisted stories

January 18, 2024: Announcement of the 5 finalists

February 24, 2024 (MAGIC) – Contest Final

Anime contest website

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