Taniguchi, Jiro

Taniguchi, Jiro

Given name: ジロー
Family name: 谷口
Alternate names: Jirou Taniguchi
Birthday: Aug 14, 1947
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He was born in Tottori.

Died: February 11, 2017

His stories deal with universal themes as the beauty of nature, devotion to family, and/or return to childhood.

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Ao no Senshi
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Aruku Hito
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Chichi no Koyomi
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Inu wo Kau
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Mangaka Jiro Taniguchi Dies

Mangaka Jiro Taniguchi Dies

It was announced that mangaka Jiro Taniguchi died today at the age of 69. The funeral will only be held among his family. Born in Tottori, Taniguchi debuted with Kar...read more

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reluctantbeeswax | Aug 14, 11:14 PM
bruh


jojihabu192 | Jun 21, 3:25 AM
BEST MANGAKA!


Touka | Jun 18, 11:27 AM
Man, sometimes I remember a Taniguchi manga and get excited to see what he's been up to since, then I remember he died. RIP. A Distant Neighbourhood is a masterpiece.


ANTONIADE | Jun 1, 9:49 AM
I discovered all your work in 2016 and you died in 2017
I have read all the mangas you did and damn... You were an amazing author and storyteller
May you rest in peace legend, you always will be in my favorites mangakas


kohakufan2002 | Apr 21, 4:18 AM
Kamigami no Itadaki is my second favourite manga ever, I dont know how he managed to adapt a book this well. rip


FuriousKAMEX | Apr 20, 1:46 PM
Sky Hawk is one of the absolute best manga I've ever read, looking forward to diving into more of this man's stories.

R.I.P.


masochisticdude | Mar 28, 2:47 AM
Rip, you´re still goated


Eg76 | Feb 17, 9:10 AM
goat


diepz | Dec 31, 2020 12:42 AM
great artist and storyteller!


ZechUwU | Dec 13, 2020 6:36 PM
RIP Legend <3


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