For the first time since the start of the Best Manga category at the prestigious Harvey Awards, a manga series has ripped through its competition and won the award for the second year in a row. Tatsuki Fujimoto’s Chainsaw Man, which is released by Viz Media in English and translated by Amanda Haley, won the Best Manga award at the New York Comic Con presentation.
— The Harvey Awards (@HarveyAwards) October 8, 2022
Chainsaw Man was up against titans in the manga space such as Blue Lock, Cat + Gamer, Red Flowers, SPY x FAMILY and Blood on the Tracks. Shuzo Oshimi’s Blood on the Tracks took out Best Manga the unofficial fan-voted category at the event.
Source: Harvey Awards on Twitter
Daryl Harding is a Senior Japan Correspondent for Crunchyroll News. He also runs a YouTube channel about Japan stuff called TheDoctorDazza, tweets at @DoctorDazza, and posts photos of his travels on Instagram.