August 10 - August 12, 2018
Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Washington DC, USA
Friday, August 10, 2018
8:45 PM - 9:45 PM
Panel 5 (Room 151B)
For the Love of Folklore: A Fan Perspective on Rumiko Takahashi [F]
Do you remember the playful joy of Urusei Yatsura? Ever wonder why Lum wears tiger print? Why magical hotsprings in Ranma 1/2? Wonder how Rumiko Takahashi got the idea for a time a traveling well? We’ll discuss the folklore basis for Rumiko Takahashi’s stories and how she’s impacted manga.