Superpowered humans known as NEXT appeared in the world 45 years ago. Some of them fight crime in the city of Stern Bild while promoting their corporate sponsors on the hit show HERO TV. The people love their superheroes, even if they don’t completely understand them, and not all of the NEXT use their powers for good. The heroes have uncovered that Kriem is the one controlling the Mad Bears and move to neutralize those stationed around Stern Bild. Meanwhile, Kotetsu and Barnaby finally reveal the secret behind Jake’s mysterious powers!
Mizuki Sakakibara’s American comics debut was Marvel’s Exile in 2002. Currently, TIGER & BUNNY is serialized in Newtype Ace magazine by Kadokawa Shoten.
Story director. TIGER & BUNNY was his first work as a TV animation scriptwriter. He is well known for the movie Gachi?Boy and the Japanese TV dramas Maoh, Kaibutsu-kun, and Youkai Ningen Bem.
Original character designer. Masakazu Katsura is well known for the manga series WING MAN, Denei Shojo (Video Girl Ai), I”s, and ZETMAN. Katsura’s works have been translated into several languages, including Chinese and French, as well as English.