Rumic Theater
Japanese Title: 1980
Originally Published In: Big Comic Spirits 2005 Vol. 47

Summary: To comemmorate the 25th anniversary of Big Comic Spirits, the home of Maison Ikkoku, Takahashi provided this two page story detailing the story behind the creation of her popular romantic comedy. In the story Takahashi watches the odd apartment building across the street, pitches the idea to her editor, and begins drawing the story along side her former assistants Kuniko Saito and Makiko Nakano.