Kōhei Horikoshi Is the First Foreigner to Win Korean Comic Award

The official Twitter account for Kōhei Horikoshi’s My Hero Academia manga has announced that South Korean company Seoul Media Comics awarded Horikoshi with the “2018 Manga Creator Award.” Horikoshi is the first foreigner to win the award.

Horikoshi launched the superhero manga series in Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump magazine in July 2014. Shueisha published the manga’s 22nd compiled book volume on February 4, 2019. VIZ Media is publishing the manga in English digitally and in print.

Source: ANN

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