Asano, Inio

Asano, Inio

Given name: いにお
Family name: 浅野
Birthday: Sep 22, 1980
Member Favorites: 4143
Birthplace: Ishioka, Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan

Asano Inio is known for his character-driven, realist stories that range from slice of life to psychological horror. In 2001 Asano won the first prize in the GX competition for young manga artists. The Yomiuri Shimbun newspaper described Asano as "one of the voices of his generation." In 2010, His manga Solanin spawned a live-action film of the same name.

Twitter: @asano_inio
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20-dai no Heya-hen
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Subete ga F ni Naru: The Perfect Insider
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Bakemono Recchan
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Cigarette Anthology
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Dead Dead Demon's Dededededestruction
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Haru yo Koi
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Hikari no Machi
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Kinoko Takenoko
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Nijigahara Holograph
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Oyasumi Punpun
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Sayonara Bye-bye
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Sekai no Owari to Yoake Mae
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Subarashii Sekai
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Umibe no Onnanoko
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Recent News

'Oyasumi Punpun' Licensed for North America

'Oyasumi Punpun' Licensed for North America

It was announced that Inio Asano's Oyasumi Punpun (Goodnight Punpun) will be licensed for English release by Viz Media in 2016. The announcement was made by more

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Gikiseima | Yesterday, 7:17 AM
bruh, boring as hell

wertlose | Aug 20, 11:08 AM
I hate you, but I love you, but I hate you

chitanda- | Aug 16, 12:59 PM
fuck me, Asano-san.

Konakana | Aug 10, 11:46 AM
Pretty gay

Salus_Aliquando | Aug 4, 1:15 AM
I would do literally anything for another short story collection. If you read this Asano-san hmu, you know you want it.

Mithogawa | Jul 22, 3:25 PM

BooMChapow | Jul 20, 5:19 AM

Jasonpiew | Jul 16, 9:32 PM
ur artwork is so good

schucks | Jul 12, 2:08 AM
Genius. And he looks exactly like Sachi's editor in his work, Oyasumi Punpun. Did he just... man he's incredible.

UnoPuntoCinco | Jul 10, 11:16 AM
Inio is a boy, don't be silly.

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