Yukimura, Makoto

Yukimura, Makoto

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Family name: 幸村
Birthday: May 8, 1976
Member Favorites: 727
Birth place: Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan
Blood type: B
Gender: male

Before writing his own manga he started out as an assistant to Shin Morimura. He debuted in 2000 with Planetes, which was adapted to a 26-episode anime. He is currently working on Vinland Saga which began serialization in Weekly Shounen Magazine, and later on continued serialization in Afternoon. He has won the 2009 Japan Media Arts Festival Grand Prize for Vinland Saga

Twitter: @makotoyukimura
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Retro-alwayswins | Feb 5, 6:09 PM
Planetes is one of the best pieces of fiction to ever exist

InLimbo7 | Nov 5, 2018 9:54 AM
v sopa de macaco v

Dumbox- | Nov 3, 2018 8:29 AM
Overrated que não sabe desenvolver personagem ai

AndersonHimura | Aug 31, 2018 11:05 PM
Vinland Saga master peça

Maityoman | May 15, 2018 4:49 AM
Just started reading Planetes and man his art style is so... consistently great. I can't explain it but the way he draws is really awesome.

Slyver | Apr 5, 2018 11:04 AM
marvelous storyline, quality artwork, epic characters, great character development..
man, he really presents everything at its peak

pieholic | Mar 20, 2018 3:58 AM
ANIME!! finally! <3

Kiingz | Mar 19, 2018 11:31 AM
Finally the dream was realized

Miru | Nov 6, 2017 9:04 PM
Planetes is a wonderful work.

Mei-o_Scarlett | Oct 6, 2017 8:22 PM
he can go from hard sci-fi to historical action adventure without any drop in quality and still maintain his art, god mangaka

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