Isayama, Hajime

Isayama, Hajime

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Birthday: Aug 29, 1986
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Hajime Isayama (諫山 創, Isayama Hajime, born August 29, 1986) is a Japanese manga artist. His first and currently ongoing series, Attack on Titan, has become one of the best-selling manga series of all time with 100 million copies in circulation as of December 2019.

Isayama was born in Ōyama, Ōita Prefecture, Japan, which is now part of Hita. It was in high school, Hita Rinko Senior High School, that he began submitting manga works to contests. After graduating, he matriculated in the manga design program of the arts department at Kyushu Designer Gakuen. In 2006, he applied for the Magazine Grand Prix known as MGP promoted by Kodansha Ltd. and a short version of Attack on Titan (Shingeki no Kyojin) was given the "Fine Work" award. At age twenty, he moved to Tokyo and worked at an Internet café in order to pursue a career in writing manga. This one-shot would later be included in the series' guidebook and included with the first Blu-ray of the anime adaptation.

Originally, he also offered his work to the Weekly Shōnen Jump department at Shueisha, where he was advised to modify his style and story to be more suitable for Weekly Shōnen Jump. He declined and decided instead to take it to the Weekly Shōnen Magazine department at Kodansha Ltd.

In 2008, he applied for the 80th Weekly Shōnen Magazine Freshman Manga Award, where his work Heart Break One was given the Special Encouragement Award. His other work, Orz, was chosen as a selected work in the same contest the following year.

In 2009, his first serial work, Attack on Titan, started in the monthly Bessatsu Shōnen Magazine. It won the Shōnen category of the 35th Kodansha Manga Award in 2011, and was nominated for both the 4th annual Manga Taishō award and the 16th annual Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize. Attack on Titan is released in English by Kodansha USA and has inspired five spin-off manga series, three light novel series, a televised anime adaptation, several visual novels and video games, and a two part live-action film. The resort Bungo Oyama Hibiki no Sato in his hometown of Ōyama, ran a free exhibit displaying copies of Isayama's manuscripts for the manga in 2013. A special Attack on Titan event was held in Hita on November 1, 2014, with Isayama and approximately 2,500 spectators attending. The following day, Isayama gave a speech at the Patria Hita cultural hall and was officially named the Tourism Ambassador of Hita by the city's mayor Keisuke Harada. In December 2018, he announced in his blog that he had gotten married earlier that year.

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Blog: http://blog.livedoor.jp/isayamahazime/

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Comments Only the latest 10 comments are displayed.
zeromaverick | 5 hours ago
Hajimemek 👎😆.


-X3RX3S- | 8 hours ago
"It takes merely a decent level of reading comprehension to understand for what Isayama sensei went for however Unfortunately the fandom is filled with Dumb kids for them to even try to understand that"

Hisoka Morow


RealKurapikaTard | 9 hours ago
"It takes a mere second for treasure to turn to trash"

Hisoka Morow


DazeLovesAnime | Oct 22, 10:21 PM
You need to stop now Pocong brothers lmfaooooooooooooooooooooooo


Alvacka97 | Oct 22, 4:25 PM
@Fax001s - He's merely acting as a counter to the original Pocong, one acts like an exaggerated hater to AoT, so the other acts like a cartoonish fanboy to it.


Ayann1n | Oct 22, 4:21 AM
@Pocong-Brother Attack on Titan is fucking amazing but its not better than one piece, im not sure about FMAB and it is better than re zero and Legend of Galactic heroes, AOT is my second favourite anime after one piece


ZXEAN | Oct 22, 1:58 AM
Goddamm two -Pocong- 🤣🤣🤣


Fax001s | Oct 21, 5:30 AM
@-Pocong-Brothe What the hell is wrong with you?


-Pocong- | Oct 21, 3:57 AM
Thinking deeply, AOT is the most overrated garbage of all time on earth in this 21st century. Intellectually this story is written uninterestingly and badly with a bad ending. Also, the characters are poorly written with bullshit characters development, lacking depth and bland objectively


QSZ | Oct 21, 12:51 AM
overrated trash


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