Born in Tokyo on September 17,1962. Recipient of Honorable Mention, Rookie of the Year from the Boys Comic Magazine in 1978 for The Last Elf, and made his debut at the age of 15. Right after graduating high school, he started as a comic artist. His past works include OOZORA-ROMAN, Dark Cat, Wolf of the North and Illegal. He is currently running Dandelion, Killing Hands and Big Shot. He is an organizer of Manga Japan.
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