Nigel is a former software engineer turned entrepreneur. He is the co-founder of the London based company mayamada: a creative brand that reaches into comics/manga, gaming and youth engagement. Alongside US-based illustrator Pinali, he writes and produces titles from their own universe of characters. Mayamada also runs an industry recognised social gaming event called GamePad, promoting community and inclusion through video games. The event has been supported by Ubisoft, Nintendo, Into Games and will be launching their first online event on June 27th.

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Custom character art commission

  • "We’ve turned a lot of people into anthropomorphic character in our universe over the years. Now we’re giving you the chance to become a character in the mayamada universe! Work with the mayamada co-founder Nigel and illustrator Pinali to turn yourself, a friend, family member or pet into a permanent character in the mayamada universe. You’ll get to imagine and design yourself as a character and receive a one of a kind piece of digital artwork showcasing your new creation. You may even turn up in a future mayamada manga volume
  • Manga Cameo: full-colour digital artwork £ 85
  • Manga Featured: full colour artwork and short manga story introduction to the mayamada universe £ 275


  • Samurai Chef complete edition £ 14,99
  • Samurai Chef Ambush £ 5,99
  • Serious Volume 1 £ 14,99
  • Hot Lunch Volume 1 £ 14,99

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