Kaitani, Shinobu

Kaitani, Shinobu

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Family name: 甲斐谷
Birthday: Sep 24, 1967
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Birthplace: Kagoshima, Japan

He received the prestigious Tezuka prize in 1991 for Mou hitori no boku. In 1993, he serialized in Shoukan Shounen Jump, the series Suisan Police Gans. In 1995, the serialization of Sommelier in the magazine Manga Allman has great success.

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Akagi: Zawa... Zawa... Anthology
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Hammurabi Court
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Liar Game
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Liar Game: Roots of A
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Liar Game: Roots of A #2
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Muteki no Hito
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One Outs
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Reinouryokusha Odagiri Kyouko no Uso
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Shin Shinchou Kouki: Nobunaga-kun to Watashi
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Sommelier
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Winner's Circle e Youkoso
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Mangaka Shinobu Kaitani to Start New Serialization

Mangaka Shinobu Kaitani to Start New Serialization

The 16th issue of Weekly Young Magazine announced that Shinobu Kaitani will launch a new manga. Titled Shin Shinchou Kouki: Nobunaga-kun to Watashi, the series will...read more

'Liar Game' Author Shinobu Kaitani Starts New Manga

'Liar Game' Author Shinobu Kaitani Starts New Manga

The official site for Weekly Shounen magazine has announced that Shinobu Kaitani's new manga, titled Muteki no Hito, will start serialization in the combined fo...read more


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Nick-Knight | Jan 2, 9:25 AM
Liar Game is Death Note, Code Geass and Kaiji done right without dumbing anyone else down to lift them up in the intelectual criteria!


Pirwill | Dec 14, 2019 5:02 PM
Great artist I enjoyed both reading liar game and one outs can't wait to read your next work


Height | Oct 22, 2019 2:25 AM
Genius mangaka


Franck_Nicolas | Sep 27, 2019 3:46 PM
This guy is big brain


Phoenix_SMT | Aug 10, 2019 7:52 AM
A shame this guy is such an underrated author...


PentagramShogoki | Jun 13, 2019 12:14 PM
Well this dude is clearly an underrated mangaka. His brain is able to create some great strategies, even adapted to an sport such as baseball (he wants to focus the struggles players have like if it was a mental battle) and know a lot about human behavior, as exposed in Liar Game. Titanic effort.


BetaCancri | Apr 17, 2019 1:13 AM
i agree with ununpentium, one outs ending was great, and liar game was decent.


YamEnele | Mar 3, 2019 6:19 PM
Great mind!


ItsYaBoiSkana | Jan 20, 2019 1:08 PM
Very underrated


mohd711 | Oct 12, 2018 3:42 PM
I just don't know how did he think up of all the games in Liar Game!

This guys must have done very good research in many fields

like Mathematics (at least he should be good at it) & Psychology.

One of the games even utilizes a concept from Physics!

Let's not forget Gambling of course lol.

All while keeping things entertaining and filling his games with projections on society.


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