Yamamoto Souichirou (mangaka for Takagi-san) drew something in the latest Shounen Champion.
Getting mixed reports on whether this is a new series or a oneshot.
>I climbed this mountain to look for my runaway dog but...
>I ended up running into something weird...
>Its hands look really tough...
>And it even has a tail...
>I'm not tasty at all!!
>Stay back! Stay back, I say!!
>No uh... I won't eat you...
> Uh... My name's Hitomi....
>I live nearby.
>Are you a lizard-person?
Seems I got out just as things got exciting, really.
>I'm a Kaiju!!
>Don't treat me like some lizard!
>You're rude!! I'm gonna eat you!!
>But were begging me not to eat YOU earlier...
>Uh... well... sorry.
>You... You're Kaiju then, huh...
>Then can you spit fire and stuff?
>I was born just a little while ago so...
>Ah... that's kinda disappointing.
>But I'm stilly really strong!
>I fought a predator off just now!
RIP dog. Probably.
>There aren't any predators like that in this mountain, though.
>Ah!! You don't believe me!! That annoys me!!
>You sure you're not a lizard?
>Ah! Sorry, I'm the kind of person to just spit out what I think.
>Anyways, ar eyou alone?
>Don't you have a mother or someone like that?
>I've been all alone since I hatched 3 days ago.
>Oh, I see...
>Such a poor little lizard.
>I KEEP TELLING YOU
>Oh, then you want to come to my place?
>I mean, if you don't have anywhere else to go.
>If you don't want to, it's fine though.
>I-Is it really okay?
>Yeah, it should be fine.
>We've got a dog already so taking care of a lizard on top of that shouldn't be a problem.
>I'm a pet!?
>And how many times are you going to call me a lizard!
>I've got my pride, you know!! I refuse to be someone's pet!!
>Oh, well that's a shame...
>Ah! Speaking of which, I came up here to look for my dog, didn't I.
>Then see you later.
>That... That predator might show up again so...
>I'll escort you.
>Are you lonely?
>About what you were saying earlier...
>Rather than as a pet
>Would it be bad if it were as a friend?
>You're my friend!?
>So you've shown yourself, predator!! This time won't end like the last!
>Rest assured! I'll protect you!
>Wait wait that kid is my
>Take this!! My secret technique!!
>Uh... Wait just a
>Hurry!! My tail will act as a bait, so let's run away!
>Don't worry, I'm fine!! My tail will just grow in again!
>You're totally a lizard.
End prequel. Looks like there's more coming. I can't tell if this is serialized or not and for how long though. Cute enough though.
He doesn't have any else he's doing other than takagi-san right now.
would help if I posted the image, wouldn't it.
As a bonus, here's something short from his twitter for the recent "holiday".
>Do you know what day it is?
>Can I have it?
>Did you think I wouldn't know that it's Halloween today...!
>As if I'll get caught by that!
>Trick or treat...
>What? But I just gave you your treat...
>But I have to say it first, don't I?
>What!? No no, wait... I don't even have any candy on my and...
>I just gave you my last...
Awesome. Looking forward to it getting picked up soon then.