Kiyohiko Azuma

Kiyohiko Azuma (あずまきよひこ, Azuma Kiyohiko, born May 27, 1968) is a Japanese manga artist. From 1999 to 2002, he authored the yonkoma comedy manga series Azumanga Daioh, which was later adapted as an anime series by J.C.Staff. In 2003, he began Yotsuba&!, a slice-of-life manga series about the adventures of a five-year-old girl; it is serialized in the monthly magazine Dengeki Daioh.

Kiyohiko Azuma
Kiyohiko Azuma at the 2016 Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize ceremony
Kiyohiko Azuma at the 2016 Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize ceremony
Born (1968-05-27) May 27, 1968 (age 52)
Takasago, Hyōgo, Japan
OccupationManga artist
SubjectShōnen manga
Notable worksAzumanga Daioh
Yotsuba&!
Years active1993–present

WorksEdit

Title Year Notes Refs[1]
Wallaby (わらびー, Warabi) 1998–2000 Serialized in Game-jin
Try! Try! Try! 1998 one-shot for Yotsuba&! and related webcomics [2]
Azumanga Daioh 1999–2002 Serialized in Dengeki Daioh
Published by MediaWorks in 4 volumes
Magical Play 2001–02 Character designs for ONA series. Published by Dengeki Comics
Yotsuba&! 2003–present Serialized in Dengeki Daioh
Published by ASCII Media Works in 14 volumes

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 著者:あずまきよひこ [Author: Kiyohiko Azuma]. Media Arts Database (in Japanese). Japan: Agency for Cultural Affairs. Archived from the original on October 30, 2016. Retrieved January 19, 2016.
  2. ^ Chad Clayton (June 6, 2005). "Yotsuba&! vol. 1". Anime Jump!. Archived from the original on May 10, 2006. Retrieved August 8, 2007.

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