Golden Kamuy news round-up February 2020

Let’s start this round-up with a heartfelt congratulation to Noda-sensei and his family as his wife was giving birth! The exact date is unclear as of now, but Young Jump let him take a break so that no new chapter of Golden Kamuy was out in Young Jump 12/2020. Congratulations, may the mother and the child(ren) be healthy and well!

The wording of the announcement on Golden Kamuy manga official account, however, was such that it could also be interpreted as it’s the sensei was the one giving birth. No wonder some of the replies were either confused or joking! I also couldn’t help thinking that writing about Inkarmat’s pregnancy—which has been featured in the last several chapters—is something that is deeply personal to Noda-sensei.

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Pictures from “The world of Golden Kamuy and Ainu folk craft” exhibition


The following are pictures and tweets from people who visited The world of Golden Kamuy and Ainu folk craft exhibition in Nibutani Ainu Culture Museum. The exhibition seemed to be successful in drawing many people to learn more about the manga and also the Ainu culture. Some people came from far away to see the exhibition!

Pic from this short news article about the exhibition.

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Golden Kamuy exhibition to be held in Nibutani in February 2018

If you plan to visit the town of Nibutani in Hokkaido in February 2018, why don’t you drop by in Nibutani Ainu Culture Museum for the exhibition “The world of Golden Kamuy and Ainu folk craft“? Original digital pictures of Golden Kamuy will be exhibited along with Ainu utensils of the museum’s collection. The exhibition will be held from 10 to 25 February 2018. Tickets are ¥400 for adults and ¥150 for elementary and junior high students.

Nibutani Ainu Culture Museum

Address: 55, Nibutani, Biratori-cho Saru-gun, Hokkaido, 055-0101, Japan

Open 9:00 – Close 16:30 (closed on Mondays)

Telephone +81(1457)2 2892