Kureha and Jun Togashi’s Oni no Hanayome wins grand prize
NTT Solmare Corporation’s Comic Solmare e-book site announced the winners of its “Minna ga Erabu!! Denshi Comic Taishō 2019” (Everyone Picks!! Online Comic Grand Prize) competition on Tuesday. The manga website allowed readers to vote on web manga titles from 56 publishers suspected to become big hits this year.
The grand prize winner was Oni no Hanayome (“The Ogre’s Bride”), an adaptation of Kureha’s novel by artist Jun Togashi. The manga is a Cinderella story set in a world where humans and ayakashi coexist.
The Men’s Comic Prize went to Otsuji‘s My Stepmother and Stepsisters Aren’t Wicked and Fushiashikumo‘s The Great Snake’s Bride. Seven Seas has licensed both titles. My Stepmother and Stepsisters Aren’t Wicked will release in May, and The Great Snake’s…