Tetsuro and Maetel in Tokyo’s Nerima ward

Junko Nagata ©Japanbyweb.com

Tetsuro and Maetel from Leiji Matsumoto’s classic manga Galaxy Express 999 at Oizumi Anime Gate outside the north exit of Oizumi Gakuen Station in Tokyo’s Nerima ward. The renowned manga and anime artist who passed away on February 13, 2023 lived and worked in the ward for a long time.