• As of Volume 8 of the Japanese version, there are 300,000 copies of Gimmick! in print (in Japan). • Detailed information and insight on movie makeup and special effects. • Will appeal to fans of the CSI: Crime Scene Investigation genre. • Gimmick! is licensed in Taiwan, Hong Kong and Korea.
Kohei Nagase, a genius when it comes to makeup and special effects. He uses his skills to expertly disguise people from the press, criminals, or anyone wanting to do them harm.
Things get rolling for Kohei and his stuntman sidekick Shingo when a sexy young starlet asks for their help in ditching her sleazy manager. Later, Kohei is commissioned to replace some zombies at a local horror theme park, but can he also prevent a disgruntled make-up artist from blowing the attraction sky high? And an actress whose reputation was sidelined by an accident that left her body scarred hopes Kohei can get her career back on track.