Arakawa, Hiromu

Arakawa, Hiromu

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Family name: 荒川
Birthday: May 8, 1973
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Her real name is Hiromi Arakawa (荒川弘美)
Gender: Female
Blood Type: A
Hometown: Tokachi, Hokkaido, Japan

Her self-portrait is usually that of a bespectacled cow, as she was born and raised in a dairy farm with three older sisters and a younger brother.

Arakawa started out as Eto Hiroyuki's assistant writer for Mahōjin Guru Guru and a friend of Shakugan no Shana author TAKAHASHI Yashichiro.

Arakawa's career started with a work titled STRAY DOG, but she is best known for creating the Fullmetal Alchemist world and manga.

The author is friends with SEGAMI Akira
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Arakawa Under the Bridge x Bridge
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Fullmetal Alchemist
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Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood
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Fullmetal Alchemist: Milos no Seinaru Hoshi
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Fullmetal Alchemist: Premium Collection
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3.11 wo Wasurenai Tame ni Heroes Comeback
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Arslan Senki
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Fullmetal Alchemist
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Recent News

Hiromu Arakawa is Drawing a Manga Adaptation of The Heroic Legend of Arslan ( 1 2 )
27 replies by iLaw »»
07-16-13, 4:39 AM
Arakawa Hiromu To Start a New Manga 'Silver Spoon' [Update Mar 26] ( 1 2 3 4 )
61 replies by viral_hun »»
04-03-11, 1:12 AM
Makuro | 09-09-14, 11:53 AM
That's why character design of Gin no Saji looks like FMA.
I respect you.

GabrielFalk | 08-25-14, 8:23 PM
Do not even know how to refer to you, after watching Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood which is so ingenious work that neither the human mind can be so developed that can understand the size of perfection put on this anime / manga. You have created perfection, such a perfect work, had a perfect production, with a perfect protagonist, a perfect story, an amazing development. Not only the Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood was genius, but also the other Fullmetal Alchemist same not being true to the manga, it was impressive. Arakawa congratulations, you're the most amazing person I could ever find.

UtauyoMiiracle | 06-22-14, 4:14 PM
I love her *-* She's got wonderful imagination :3 Thank you Arakawa-sensei for givin' me a perfect feelings n' lessons with a great anime, FMA <3 FMA always be the best one in my heart ^^

The_Nut_Cracker | 06-05-14, 1:44 PM
Thank you Arakawa,for giving the anime/manga world,Fullmetal alchemist Brotherhood!

Tengai | 06-03-14, 10:42 AM
Gin no Saji <3 Thank you ^^

Snaxia | 05-21-14, 7:03 AM
She is so cooool

mythical020 | 04-04-14, 12:03 AM
The creator of the epic, Fullmetal Alchemist and the masterpiece, Gin no Saji.

We hope there would be a 3rd season of Gin no Saji. :)

SteampunkDalek | 03-31-14, 7:34 AM
Seems like Arakawa sensei can tackle any genre with ease. Whether it's fantastical action and political intrigue ilike FMA or intimate coming-of-age in Silver Spoon, she always creates pure brilliance! She is a genius.

Arakawa Hiromu (cow) and Hideaki Sorachi (gorilla) are the best mangakas!

DAIrinchan | 03-27-14, 1:55 PM
I recently found out she did the art for the Japanese edition of The Demon's Lexicon. Just when i thought she couldn't get any cooler...

Don1Joker | 03-18-14, 8:10 AM

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