MAGIC International Manga Contest

Since 2017, Shibuya Productions and SHUEISHA Inc. are sponsoring a manga creation contest as part of the Monaco Anime Game International Conferences (MAGIC) in partnership with Shibuya International.


Do you want to register ? Download Terms and Conditions HERE
To be valid, these have to be initialled and signed!

Entry forms should be submitted by email to, along with a scanned image file of these signed terms and conditions and a link to a server where we can download your full work.


Important dates:

12th June to 15th October of 2018: Registration session and drawing boards submissions

13th November 2018: Announcement of the 10 pre-selected stories

17th January 2019: Announcement of the 5 selected stories which will proceed to the finals

9th March 2019, MAGIC: Finalists’ stories presentations, jury deliberation and winner announcement


The winner  and the runner-up will get their awarded work published online on Shônen Jump (


Moreover, the winner will also have the chance to spend a month in Japan, where he/ she will meet with mangaka, a Shueisha publisher (tantô), and get the opportunity to extend the partnership with the publisher for one extra year!


To read our Press Release please click HERE


The contest is free and open to all.




Back to our 2018 winners:

We are happy and proud to announce that Runtime by the american Joanne Kim, MAGIC 2018 manga contest big winner, is now on Shônen Jump + in japoneese and in english !


To discover Runtime by Joanne Kim cliquez ICI




©Joanne KIM/Shibuya Productions/Shueisha



The runner-up Dream maker by Zilo DMK (France) and the special favourite Nako by Tiers Monde et Max (France) will also be available on Shônen Jump + website in japoneese and in french from 28th March 2018.


©Leila BENSAID/Shibuya Productions/Shueisha                                                 ©Tiers Monde/Max/Shibuya Productions/Shueisha


Back to our 2017 winners:


The manga Hyper Shiritori by vinhnyu, MAGIC 2017 manga contest big winner is on Shônen Jump + website !






The Witcher in the City by Dhafer, The runner-up, is also available since april 2017.








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Sahé Cibot (Shibuya International), Yoshihisa Heishi (Shueisha), Cédric Biscay (Shibuya Productions), Shuhei Hosono (Shueisha)