“ …On one hand, I am very conscious of the fact that Allen is the main character in a magazine aimed at young men therefore I don’t want to turn Allen into a boy that only feels troubled. I aim to draw him main-character-like and extremely cheerful …But his life is sad and not easy at all. That’s why I have to find abalance in Allen’s facial expressions between sorrow and strength.
Katsura Hoshino talking about Allen Walker.
d gray man + favorite male character asked by @thekookiest
Q. Sensei, what’s love?
A. …I’m thinking about drawing it into this manga.
I love these little facts of Lavi hiding Kanda’s underwear or Allen having this kind of childish side when it comes to desserts/food, they seem to remind us that these boys, as most of the Exorcists right now, are so young they just want to have some fun from time to time or let that usually hidden side come out and enjoy themselves a bit…