UME launched their biographical manga in Big Comic Superior in 2014 and recently wrapped the manga after six volumes. The French television program toco toco caught up with UME, comprised of writer Takahiro Ozawa and artist Asako Seo. The couple takes the crew to Akihabara, the setting of the Tokyo Toybox manga, and the retro shopping street Yanaka Ginza. In the video, UME talks about their inspirations and relationship with technology.
The toco toco program has previously interviewed Silent Hill video game series director Keiichirō Toyama, Guilty Gear video game series director Daisuke Ishiwatari, game creator Suda51, Ghost in the Shell composer Kenji Kawai, Space Brothers creator Chūya Koyama, veteran animator Manabu Oohashi, "Tentacle Master" Toshio Maeda, and more.