Yukimura, Makoto

Yukimura, Makoto

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Family name: 幸村
Birthday: May 8, 1976
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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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JarlofVinland | Jul 8, 5:31 PM


Zesyph | May 29, 11:32 AM
Best mangaka in existence. Quality artwork, brilliant characters, especially Askeladd. Planetes is a masterpiece. Hopefully he gets more recognition with a vinland saga anime in the future.


Logic | May 27, 9:15 AM
GODland Saga


TamaMountain | May 5, 6:28 AM
Planetes is one of the most enjoyable slice of life series I have seen-Likeable characters, a story actually involving space (not just as a background) which has a cathartic ending, beautiful artwork, I could go on. In addition, Sunrise really did justice to his work with the anime adaptation; great production values, not to mention the soundtrack. It truly is a series that stands the test of time and will be remembered.


Cynthesizer | Nov 3, 2016 7:49 AM
Genius.


Rabb_it | Aug 20, 2016 12:11 AM
And the character development award goes to Makoto Yukimura.


Gattz | Jun 13, 2016 12:59 PM
Thank you so much for blessing me and many others with 2 of the greatest manga of all-time.


HypocriticalDuck | May 12, 2016 6:44 AM
ΠΛΑΝΗΤΕΣ was really well made. I hope to see more of his works in the future.


Samuzin | May 5, 2016 6:51 AM
Overrated


Gilc | Feb 23, 2016 1:46 AM
please start to work on Sayonara ga Chikai no de, the best one-shot that i ever read... i want in adaptation from manga


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