Toume, Kei

Given name:
Family name: 冬目
Alternate names: Kasanaya, かさなや
Birthday: Apr 13, 1970
Member Favorites: 176
Gender: Female
Blood Type: B
Zodiac: Aries
Birth Place: Kanagawa, Japan
Doujinshi Circle: Kasanaya (かさなや)

She studied at the Tama University of Art in Tokyo. She made her manga debut with 'Rokujô Gekijô', which was printed in the magazine Comic Burger in 1992. The manga won her the Shiki prize in a contest held by Kodansha in 1993. A year later, her follow-up manga 'Mannequin' also won a prize. She started the serial 'Hitsuji no Uta' in Comic Burger in 1995. After the disappearance of this magazine, it was continued in Birz. This serial ran for six years, and was adapted into a radio play and animated film. In 1997, she began 'Yesterday wo Utatte' ('Sing Yesterday For Me'), a manga inspired by a song of the Japanese rock group RC Succession. In addition, Toume contributes to a lot of fanzines and specialized magazines, and is also active in video games and films.
(Source: MU)

Other works:
Character designer for "Giga Wing", a shoot 'em up video game.

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AndersonRonin | Jan 16, 5:44 AM
very good traits

Akaithread | Dec 13, 2021 12:33 PM
Su estilo de dibujo me recuerda al de Yoshitoshi ABe

BrownBagBoy | Jul 12, 2021 6:23 PM
I like her vision on the world. Very female, really nice and neat

HypnoDiscKit | May 19, 2021 4:27 AM
Her artstyle is very similar to Samura Hiroaki which is great and we need that Kurogane sequel to be scanlated.

Collaide | Oct 29, 2020 7:01 PM
I wish I could find physical copies of her mangas in english... but I think it's impossible where I live. I love Yesterday wo Utatte and want to buy it legally...

OtakuFudido | Apr 4, 2020 12:30 PM

HibiChika | Mar 4, 2020 1:25 AM

Height | Nov 15, 2019 11:28 PM
yay for Yesterday wo Utatte adaptation !

reluctantbeeswax | Feb 7, 2019 6:27 PM

MoonScales | Jan 21, 2019 1:35 PM
Sing Yesterday For Me needs much more love than it gets.

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