Asano, Inio

Given name: いにお
Family name: 浅野
Birthday: Sep 22, 1980
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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 title.

On September 13, 2018, he married fellow mangaka, Akane Torikai.

Twitter: @asano_inio

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Bakemono Recchan/Kinoko Takenoko: Asano Inio Tanpenshuu
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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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Inio-chan no Cool Japan!
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Recent News

Mangaka Akane Torikai and Inio Asano Announces Marriage

Mangaka Akane Torikai and Inio Asano Announces Marriage

Mangaka Akane Torikai has announced her marriage with fellow mangaka Inio Asano on Tuesday via her blog "Manga Mitai na Koi Kudasai" on web Chikuma. more

'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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haydenluvsanime | 11 hours ago

aashay | Jun 13, 3:14 AM

widyandaru | Jun 11, 6:04 AM
Thank you for creating oyasumi punpun and solanin. This two creation really spokes all my thoughts and life problem. I relate to most of the panels

neonstripedzebra | Jun 10, 1:29 AM

OverratedAnime | Jun 10, 12:03 AM
yea man who knows what the man was thinking while making oyasumipunpun
he may not be on the level of miura sensei or mitsuru sensei but hes got imagination allright

BeaAndTom | Jun 9, 10:37 AM
manga, your bro hits hard [9]

LDKi | Jun 6, 6:54 AM
this guy got midas' touch fr

suyogAcharya | Jun 5, 7:54 AM
Manga, your bro hits hard [8]

GoodBaby | Jun 5, 2:01 AM

Desnux | Jun 2, 8:24 AM
Manga, your bro hits hard

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