Japanese publisher Kodansha has announced the winners for its 42nd annual Manga Awards.
Best Shōnen Manga
- BEASTARS by Paru Itagaki
Best Shōjo Manga
- Tōmei na Yurikago (The Invisible Cradle) by Bakka Okita
Best General Manga
- Sanju Mariko (Mariko at 80) by Yuki Ozawa
- Fragile – Byōrii Kishi Keiichirō no Shoken (Fragile – The Finds of Pathologist Keiichirō Kishi) by Saburō Megumi and Bin Kusamizu
The prizes awarded to each of the winning authors include a certificate, bronze statuette, and one million yen (about US$9,100). Ken Akamatsu, Tochi Ueyama, Oh! great, Atsushi Kase, Miyuki Kobayashi, Yūji Moritaka, and Waki Yamato formed the selection committee.