Toboso, Yana

Given name: やな
Family name:
Alternate names: Yanao Rock, 簗緒ろく
Birthday: Jan 24, 1984
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Birth place: Warabi, Saitama Prefecture, Japan
Current residence: Yokohama, Japan
Blood type: O

She writes BL manga and yaoi doujinshi under the pen-name Rock Yanao. Yana is her real first name, but Toboso is not her real surname. In reality, "Yana" and "Toboso" are both different ways to pronounce "kururu" (枢), which means "to pivot/turn."

Toboso often likes to bring up her dislike for being mistakenly called "Yana Hitsugi" by her fans, as the kanji for Hitsugi means "coffin" (柩) but looks similar in appearance for the kanji for "toboso."

Her assistants include Satorigi Akiyo, Hazuki Wakana and her editor is Kuma Takeshi, a former mangaka. She is friends with manga artist, Fujiwara Cocoa.

Yana Toboso draws herself as a devil with a black body and horns, a round white head, and a pointed tail. She has never showed a real picture of herself, so her actual appearance is unknown.

Before Volume 4, Toboso's devil had hair. Though, she later states that she had a bald spot the size of a ¥10 coin.

Twitter: @toboso_official

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TimeArbiter | May 14, 1:48 AM
Y'all Kirito's.

_aLiez_LIN | Aug 14, 2021 6:27 PM
Perfect for queen title. Kuroshitsuji is great work. Art work top notch. Only problem is chapters have gotten really short after 138. It's monthly so at least I wanted 30-40 pages each chapters but even less than 20 is little bit sad.

s0upii | Jul 22, 2021 2:56 PM
ty for everything qween yana

danksonic | Jun 9, 2021 4:42 PM

-GAKIATSUKAI | Apr 6, 2021 3:31 AM
I only here to thank you for twisted wonderland because that game is piece of art.

elafino | Apr 6, 2021 2:41 AM
ty for all of your work, kuroshitsuji is one of the best manga series out there!

spookay | Nov 23, 2020 9:34 PM
so talented oh my god

MALisdogshit | Oct 22, 2020 7:07 AM

August-07 | Sep 10, 2020 8:19 PM
Please continue doing your work at the fullest!

kimdokja | Jul 25, 2020 6:06 PM
i owe yana toboso my life for black butler and for twst.... thank you fujo queen lmfaooo

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