Anime Creator Leiji Matsumoto In Italy Hospital

Anime creator Leiji Matsumoto in Italy hospital

Japanese manga and anime creator Leiji Matsumoto is recovering in an Italian hospital. He is receiving intensive care in Turin, but the cause of his illness is unknown.

The 81-year old Matsumoto was visiting the northern Italian city on Friday for an event marking 40 years of the broadcast of his anime series, Space Pirate Captain Harlock, in Italy.

Leiji Matsumoto Is In Intensive Care In Italy

Leiji Matsumoto is in intensive care in Italy

A hospital in Turin, Italy says Japanese manga creator Leiji Matsumoto is in intensive care after having been put into a medically induced coma.

A hospital official told NHK on Saturday that a preliminary diagnosis indicated that Matsumoto is in serious condition, but that it will be at least another 24 hours before further details are known.

Anime Creator Leiji Matsumoto Falls Ill In Italy

Anime creator Leiji Matsumoto falls ill in Italy

Japanese manga and anime creator Leiji Matsumoto has reportedly been taken to a hospital in Turin, Italy. He apparently has suffered a stroke and is said to be in serious condition.

The 81-year old Matsumoto was visiting the northern Italian city on Friday for an event marking 40 years of the broadcast of his anime series, Space Pirate Captain Harlock, in Italy.

Young Riders Impress At First Yamaha R3 Blu Cru Masterclass In Latina, Italy

Young Riders Impress at First Yamaha R3 bLU cRU Masterclass in Latina, ItalyThe inaugural Yamaha R3 bLU cRU Masterclass saw 11 young riders given the chance to learn from their heroes as they attempted to secure a coveted slot in the 2018 Yamaha R3 bLU cRU Challenge, which sees six riders competing onboard Yamaha R3s in the WorldSSP300 Championship. Reigning Endurance World Champions, GMT94 Yamaha Official EWC Team's David Checa and Niccolò Canepa, along with GRT Yamaha Official WorldSSP Team's Federico Caricasulo, plus the winner of the inaugural Yamaha R3 bLU cRU Challenge and Vice WorldSSP300 Champion, Alfonso Coppola, were on hand to give advice and instruction to the young hopefuls, with the six winners to be announced on the 1st of November.

A Taste Of Italy In Miso Soup With Tomatoes And Powdered Cheese

A taste of Italy in miso soup with tomatoes and powdered cheese

Cherry tomatoes and powdered cheese in miso soup may take some by surprise, and all the more so if the process begins by cooking "shimeji" mushrooms in water instead of making soup stock with dried kelp.

"These ingredients happen to release the umami (savory) elements," says Sally Hiramatsu, the 28-year-old "science-based cooking expert," who has a talent for conveying the mechanisms of how tastiness comes about through cooking from a scientific perspective.

Van De Moosdijk Set To Return In Italy

Van de Moosdijk Set to Return in ItalyASTES4-TESAR Yamaha Official EMX250's Roan van de Moosdijk will make his return to racing, and highly anticipated EMX250 class debut, at the MXGP of Italy which will take place in the sand of Ottobiano on the weekend of June 25th.

Yamaha Racing Riders Gear Up For Endurogp Of Italy

Yamaha Racing Riders Gear Up For EnduroGP Of ItalyAs the FIM EnduroGP World Championship moves to Italy for its third round for 2017, Yamaha Racing riders have their sights set on battling for victory in three different classes of the series this weekend in Spoleto.


Gearing up for the Italian round of the championship, Outsiders Yamaha Official Enduro Team riders Loïc Larrieu and Jamie McCanney are ready to take on what's promising to be a long and demanding weekend of racing.

Kawasaki: Seva Brylyakov Seventh In Italy

Kawasaki: Seva Brylyakov Seventh in ItalySeva Brylyakov confirmed his top ten world ranking with seventh place for Monster Energy DRT Kawasaki in the Trentino round of the FIM World MX2 Motocross Championship in northern Italy.
The Russian achieved his best start of the season so far when rounded turn one of the opening moto in sixth place; he quickly moved forward to fourth for his best result of the season, just eleven seconds behind the winner.

Kawasaki: Race Win For Livia Lancelot In Italy

Kawasaki: Race Win For Livia Lancelot in ItalyLivia Lancelot raced to her first moto win of this year's FIM WMX Women's World Motocross Championship at Pietramurata in northern Italy aboard her Monster Energy Team One One Four Kawasaki.
The defending world champion never felt comfortable on Saturday and was content to simply consolidate her early season scoring in the first moto when she finished fifth in slight drizzle after a moderate start.

Aqua By Lexus Fish Restaurant Opens In Italy

AQUA by Lexus Fish Restaurant Opens in ItalyThis is a wild one — Lexus has opened a fish restaurant in the heart of Rome, Italy. AQUA by Lexus opened in November, and here’s a video tour.
While it’s open to the public and has enjoyed strong reviews on sites like Trip Advisor , the main clientele are Lexus owners — a dinner for two is a perk of purchasing of a new vehicle, and all Lexus owners are guaranteed a reservation with complementary champagne and dessert.

Yamaha Presents 2017 Enduro World Championship Line-up In Italy

Yamaha Presents 2017 Enduro World Championship Line-Up In ItalyWith the 2017 international racing season rapidly approaching, Yamaha Motor Europe N.V. has introduced their official team and rider line-up for the upcoming FIM Enduro World Championship in Gerno di Lesmo, Italy. Outsiders Yamaha Official Enduro Team riders Loic Larrieu and Jamie McCanney, along with Johansson Yamaha Junior Enduro Team's Mikael Persson were proudly among 41 Yamaha Racing riders who were introduced to international media representatives.

Yamaha Motor Europe Launches 2017 Racing Challenge In Italy

Yamaha Motor Europe Launches 2017 Racing Challenge in ItalyAs the new racing season draws closer, Yamaha Motor Europe N.V. has taken a moment between preseason testing activities to gather all of the Official Race Teams together to kick-off the 2017 Road and Off-Road line up. The international racing media were invited to join the Official Race Teams Press Conference on 7th February at the headquarters of the Movistar Yamaha MotoGP team in Gerno di Lesmo, Italy.