San Diego Comic-Con Honours YU-GI-OH! Creator
Yu-Gi-Oh! creator Kazuki Takahashi has been honoured at this year’s San Diego ComicCon with the convention’s sought-after Inkpot Award. Introduced in 1974, the award acknowledges ‘individuals for their contributions to the world of comics, science fiction, fantasy, film, television, animation, and fandom services’. It was presented to Takahashi for helping introduce manga to a worldwide audience. Past recipients have included Ray Bradbury, Steven Spielberg, and Stan Lee.