Arakawa, Hiromu

Arakawa, Hiromu

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Family name: 荒川
Birthday: May 8, 1973
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Blood type: A
Hometown: Tokachi, Hokkaido, Japan

Arakawa's career started with a one-shot titled STRAY DOG, but she is best known for creating Hagane no Renkinjutsushi, which she's received the Shogakukan Manga Award, the Tezuka Osamu Cultural Award (New Artist Prize) and the Shinsei Prize. Before creating Hagane no Renkinjutsushi she was Etou Hiroyuki's assistant writer for Mahoujin Guruguru.

She's a friend of Shakugan no Shana's author Takahashi Yashichirou, and also Segami Akira.

She gave birth to a son in 2007.

Aiya Kyu was an assistant of hers. Inariya Fusanosuke was possibly another assistant of her who became a BL mangaka in 2002.

Her self-portrait is usually that of a bespectacled cow, as she was born and raised on a dairy farm in Hokkaido with three older sisters and a younger brother. She worked as a farmer for 8 years before moving to Tokyo.
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3.11 wo Wasurenai Tame ni Heroes Comeback
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Recent News

Hiromu Arakawa is Drawing a Manga Adaptation of The Heroic Legend of Arslan

Hiromu Arakawa is drawing a manga adaption of the light novel "The Heroic Legend of Arslan" by Yoshiki Tanaka. The adaption will appear in the June issue of the maga...read more

Arakawa Hiromu To Start a New Manga 'Silver Spoon' [Update Mar 26]

Update March 26th Weekly Shonen Sunday has announced the details of Arakawa's new manga. Scan of WSS Scan2 The title is "Gin no Saji ~Silver Spoon~" a...read more


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Meet the Agriculture Students of Gin no Saji

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Gin no Saji Gives a Unique Glance at Japan’s Technical High Schools

Gin no Saji Gives a Unique Glance at Japan’s Technical High Schools

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KyrenDuNord | Dec 1, 8:52 PM
Silver Spoon <3
I hope your mother gets better soon :3


morettiBlueEyes | Nov 23, 4:36 AM
Meu deus do céu,como é impressionante cara, como vocês tentam me derrubar,é impressionante,entendeu? Não estou fazendo nada,mas é impressionante cara, é impressionante, vocês não me deixam em paz,mas deus está vendo cara,pelo amor de deus cara é impressionante o grau de maldade que vocês tem,mas isso não vai ficar assim não cara, chega já estou cansado.
Vou processar todos vocês, podem ter certeza disso, isso pra mim já deu um basta, só isso, mais nada.
Mas mesmo assim eu perdoo vocês,mas dessa vez não vai passar impune não!


Starchaser187 | Nov 18, 4:35 PM
Fullmetal Alchemist changed my life!!!


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FMA is great!


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Goddess


starfallcrystal | Sep 9, 12:20 PM
I AM IN THE PRESENCE OF A GOD


promised-soul | Aug 25, 2:54 PM
The best.


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Genius!!


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