Manga Events November 2020: Manga Planet Listing

Hello from Manga Planet! Here is our monthly list of manga events happening in Japan this November 2020!

Make sure you practice social distancing and take preventive measures against COVID-19 when joining these events!

“Colette wa Shinu koto ni shita” Volume 17 Release Commemoration Petite Original Artwork Exhibition: 10/24-11/10 in Tokyo

A petite exhibition will be held in Tokyo to commemorate the release of the 17th volume of “Colette wa Shinu koto ni shita”. 30 original artworks by Alto Yukimura-sensei will be exhibited. Original goods as well as autographed reproductions will be sold at the exhibit.


Date and time October 24, 2020 (Sat)-November 10, 2020 (Tue)
Place Ikebukuro Marui 7F Event Space
Entrance Fee Free
(Admission on the first day and during busy times
Depending on how crowded the store is, admission may be restricted and numbered tickets may be distribued.
Please refrain from lining up during business hours
Admission procedure may change on short notice before the event)
Official Site (in Japanese only)


Kadokawa Beans Bunko/B’s Log Bunko Newcomer Award and Anniversary Fair 2020: 9/30-11/24

Animate will be holding a fair to commemorate the Newcomer Award and Anniversary of Beans Bunko and B’s Log Bunko. During the period, either “A” or “B” point reciepts will be given for every purchase of the eligible products. A free 24-page SS booklet (two types) will be given to those who collect two point reciepts, one for “A” and one for “B”.


Date and time September 30, 2020 (Wed)-November 24, 2020 (Tue)
Place Animate Stores Nationwide
Entrance Fee
Official Site (in Japanese only)


Doraemon 50th Anniversary “Doraemon by Grade Exhibition: We Who Grew Up Together with Nobita”: 7/21-2/28 in Toyama

A new original exhibition will be held at Fujiko F. Fujio Furusato Gallery to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Doraemon. In the exhibition, you can enjoy original drawings of the six Doraemon works that were released in the same month of the same year.


Date and time July 21, 2020 (Tue)-February 28, 2021 (Sun)
Place Fujiko F. Fujio Furusato Gallery
Entrance Fee General and University Students: 500 yen
Senior and Junior High School Students: 300 yen
Elementary school students and toddlers (4 years and older): 200 yen
3 years old and under: Free
Official Site (in Japanese only)


Kuroshitsuji Black Label Pop Up Store in Osaka

“Kuroshitsuji Black Label”, Kuroshitsuji’s merchandise label, will be opening a pop-up store in 4 venues nationwide (Osaka, Tokyo, Aichi, and Fukuoka). This time, the theme is “Funtom Hotel”.


Date and time Osaka Date and Venue
November 27, 2020 (Fri)-December 10, 2020 (Thu)
Place LUCUA 1100 (LUCUA ELE) 4F
Isetan Closet/The Stage
Entrance Fee Free

Advance Lottery for Admission:
(The advance lottery will be held for some days to ensure the safety of visitors and staff and to avoid congestion)
Osaka: November 27-29, 2020 (Fri-Sun)

*Free admission on the dates other than the ones mentioned above
*Free admission may be offered during the lottery period
*Numbered tickets may be given depending on the situation

Official Site (in Japanese only)


Bokurano Original Artwork Exhibition: 10/3-18 in Osaka

To commemorate the publication of the complete edition of “Bokurano”, an original artwork exhibition will be held in Tokyo and Osaka. Along with the exhibition, original goods and collaboration menu with special offers will be available, as well as merchandise signed by Mohiro Kitoh-sensei.


Date and time Osaka Venue:
October 24, 2020 (Sat)-November 8, 2020 (Sun)
Open: 12:00/Close: 19:00
Place Osaka Venue: Osaka Taniroku Toriko
Entrance Fee Admission:
With benefits: 500 yen (tax included)
Free for preschoolers but if you want to receive the benefits, please pay the fee.
Official Site (in Japanese only)


“Another Original Artwork” Exhibition~Mitsuo Higashiura, Asuka Sachiko, Nanaeko Sasaya, Yoko Tadatsu~: 10/29-4/6 in Kyoto

In commemoration of the 20th anniversary of the “Original Artwork (Dash) Project”, a new “Original Artwork (Dash)” exhibition will be held to look back on the characteristics, significance, and activities of the “Original Artwork (Dash).”


Date and time October 29, 2020 (Thu)-April 6, 2021 (Tuesday)
Closed every Wednesday, New Year Holidays (December 26, 2020-January 6, 2021), February 25-26 (Thu-Fri), March 25-26(Thu-Fri)
Place Kyoto International Manga Museum 2F Gallery 1, 2, 3
Entrance Fee Free
*Admission to the museum is required separately
*Free admission on November 5(Thu) for “Kansai Culture Day”
Official Site (in Japanese only)


Moyoko Anno Original Picture Exhibition ANNORMAL

“Moyoko Anno Exhibition ANNORMAL” will be held at Sendai Literary Museum. Over 500 drawings by Moyoko Anno will be featured. Moyoko Anno is known for titles such as Hataraki Man, Sakuran, Happy Mania, and Sugar Sugar Rune.


Date and time October 4, 2020 (Sun)-December 13, 2020 (Sun)
Closed: Mondays (Open on October 12, November 23), Day after holidays, fourth Thursdays
Place Sendai Literary Museum 3F Special Exhibition Room
Entrance Fee General: 800 yen
High School Students: 460 yen
Junior High and Elementary Students: 230 yen
(Discounts available)
Official Site (in Japanese only)


“Shingeki no Kyojin” Exhibition Final ver. Fukuoka

This exhibition will be held in Fukuoka, and further scales up from the “Shingeki no Kyojin” Exhibition held nationwide last 2014-2015. New original drawings by Hajime Isayama-sensei, which haven’t been exhibited in other venues, will be on display. Original goods will also be available.


Date and time November 28, 2020 (Sat)-December 27, 2020 (Sun)
12:00-20:00 (Last entry 19:30)
Place Nishitetsu Hall 6F, Solaria Stage Building
Entrance Fee General, University student: 1,300 yen
High school, Junior high students: 1,000 yen
Children 4 years up, Elementary students: 600 yen
*Free for children 3 years old below
*Children under elementary school age must be accompanied by a parent or a guardian
*Students must present their ID card and the date and time ticket during admission
Official Site (in Japanese only)


Minako Narita Original Artwork Exhibition: 10/23-11/9 in Tokyo

For the commemoration of the 40th anniversary of the serialization of “Alien Street” and the 30th anniversary of the completion of “CIPHER”, an original artwork exhibition featuring Minako Narita-sensei’s work will be held. Over 60 original artowkrs selected by Narita-sensei from “Alien Street” “CIPHER” “ALEXANDRITE” “NATURAL” and “Hana Yori mo Hana no Gotoku”. Original goods and reproductions will also be sold.


Date and time October 23, 2020 (Fri)-November 9, 2020 (Mon)
Place Yurakucho Marui 8F Event Space
Entrance Fee Free
Official Site (in Japanese only)


2.5 Million Ribonkko Special Exhibition in Ehime

A special exhibition for Ribon will be held in Ehime. The exhibition will be focusing on serialized works in 1994. 11 artists will have their works displayed in the exhibition.


Date and time November 18, 2020 (Wed)-December 1, 2020 (Tue)
10 AM-7 PM (Last Admission is 30 minutes before closing, 5PM on the last day)Advance ticket sales: September 16, 2020 (Wed)-November 17, 2020 (Tue)
Advance 7-Eleven tickets Limited Print Tickets sales: September 16, 2020 (Wed)-November 17, 2020 (Tue)
Place Iyotetsu-Takashimaya 7F Venue
Entrance Fee Advance tickets:
General: 600 yen
University, High school students: 400 yenOn the day tickets:
General: 800 yen
University, High school students: 600 yen
Junior high school students and younger: Free7-Eleven tickets Limited Print Tickets (Can only be purchased with 7-Eleven Tickets)
General: 800 yen
University, High school students: 600 yenOn the day:
General: 1000 yen
University, High school students: 800 yen*tax included
Official Site (in Japanese only)


“Patalliro!” 100th Volume Commemoration Mineo Maya Original Art Exhibition in Tokyo

To commemorate the 100th volume of “Patalliro”, a exhibition of Mineo Maya-sensei’s original art will be held. Art from “Patalliro” and “Tondesaitama” will be exhibited. The life-size statue of Patalliro, which was built with the support of a crowd-funding project, will also be unveiled at the exhibition.


Date and time November 3, 2020 (Tue/Holiday)-November 11, 2020 (Wed)
*Closed at 8pm on Nov. 3(Tue), Nov. 8(Sun)
*Closed at 6pm on the last day
*Admission is until 30 minutes before closing
*Closing time is subject to changeAdvance Tickets sales: October 3, 2020(Sat)-November 10, 2020 (Fri)
*Ticket sales for each day are until 23:29 on the day before
Place Seibu Ikebukuro Main Store Annex Building 2F-Seibu Gallery
Entrance Fee General: 900 yen
University, High school students: 700 yen
Junior High school students: 500 yen
Elementary school students and younger: Free
*Students are required to show their ID cards.
*Club On/Millennium Card and Club Sanseido (including App Members) cardholders will be admitted for 700 yen (discount rate) with the presentation of their card.
*Admission is free for up to one person and one companion upon presentation of the “Handicapped Person’s Handbook”Advance Tickets:
November 3, 2020 (Tue/Holiday) date and time-specific advanced tickets
November 4, 2020 (Wed)-November 11, 2020 (Wed) date-specific advance tickets
*Tickets for the exhibition are date specified (date and time-specified only on the first day)
Official Site (in Japanese only)


“Go-Toubun no Hanayome” Exhibition MAKEOVER in Osaka

To commemorate the completion of the serialization of “Go-Toubun no Hanayome” and the second season of the anime, the “Go-Toubun no Hanayome Exhibition” triumphant exhibition will be held.
Manuscripts and scene reproductions will be exhibited. Event commemorative goods will also be on sale.


Date and time November 26, 2020 (Thu)-December 6, 2020 (Sun)
(Closes on 17:00 on the last day)*Date and time admission tickets will be sold everyday at 10:00/11: 00/12: 00/13: 00/14: 00/15: 00/16: 00/17: 00/18: 00/19: 00
Available until 16:00 on the last day
*Business hours are subject to change depending on the circumstances
Place Osaka Nanko ATC Museum
Entrance Fee General Admission Tickets
Advance: 1,800 yen
Same day: 2,000 yen*Up to 6 tickets per application
*Admission is by date and time only
*Please come to the venue between the meeting time and the admission time written on the ticket
*Free for pre-school children (No admission benefits)
*Once the tickets are sold out, they will no longer be available. No tickets will be sold at the venue
*There will be no same day tickets available at the venue. Both advance tickets and same day tickets are available only at Lawson Tickets.
*Includes admission benefit (mini illustration sheet)/Admission benefit will be given at the venue
*Characters for the admission benefit varies depending on the day of the event. Same characters will have the same design
Ichika Nakano-Nov. 26 (Thu)
Nino Nakano-Nov. 27 (Fri)
Miku Nakano-Nov. 28 (Sat)
Yotsuba Nakano-Nov. 29 (Sun)
Itsuki Nakano-Nov. 30 (Mon)
*Will be given randomly from December 1 (Tue) to December 6 (Sun). Design can’t be chosen.
Official Site (in Japanese only)

“B-PROJECT” 5th Anniversary & “Kare ni Irai Shite wa Ikemasen” Comics Release Commemoration Utako Yukihiro 10th Anniversary Original Art Exhibition~PRISM~ in Tokyo

Utako Yukihiro-sensei’s 10th Debut Anniversary exhibition will be held.
An exhibition of original art will also be held in celebration of “B-PROJECT”‘s 5th anniversary which Yukihiro-sensei is in charge of, and the release of “Kare ni Irai Shite wa Ikemasen” comic series which is serialized in “Monthly Comic Zero Sum”.
New illustrations of “B-PROJECT” and “Kare ni Irai Shite wa Ikemasen” and goods will be on display.


Date and time October 30, 2020 (Fri)-November 23, 2020 (Mon/Holiday)
*Admission is 30 minutes before closing time
*Since the autograph session will be held on Nov. 14 from 13:40 to 17:50, entry to the exhibition hall will not be allowed. Entry to the goods sales venue is allowed.
*On the last day, admission to the exhibition hall will be until 17:00 and admission to the goods sales venue is until 18:00Advance Tickets sales: October 17, 2020 10:00AM-October 29, 2020 (Thu) 11:59PM
Place Yurakucho Marui 8F Event Space
Entrance Fee Advance Tickets:
800 yen (excluding tax)Same day tickets:
1000 yen (excluding tax)Epos Card Member Benefits
Same day tickets: 800 yen (excluding tax)
*Please present your Epos card or use it at the register
Official Site (in Japanese only)

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