Nisio, Isin

Nisio, Isin

Given name: 維新
Family name: 西尾
Alternate names: NisiOisiN, Ishin Nishio, NishiOisiN
Birthday: 1981
Website: http://ni.siois.in/
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Nisio Isin, frequently written as NisiOisiN to emphasize that his pen name is a palindrome, is a Japanese novelist and manga writer. He attended and left Ritsumeikan University without graduating. In 2002, he debuted with the novel Kubikiri Cycle, which earned him the 23rd Mephisto Award at twenty years of age.

He currently works with Kodansha on Pandora, the Kodansha Box magazine, and Faust, a literary magazine containing the works of other young authors who similarly take influence from light novels and otaku culture. He was also publishing a twelve volume series over twelve months for the Kodansha Box line; Ryusui Seiryoin was matching this output, and the Kodansha Box website stated that this is the first time in the world two authors have done twelve volume monthly novel series simultaneously from the same publisher.

In February, 2008, his novel Death Note Another Note: The Los Angeles BB Murder Cases was released in English by Viz Media. Del Rey Manga has already released the first volume in his Zaregoto series. His Bakemonogatari and Katanagatari novels have been adapted into anime.

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Bakemonogatari
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Bakemonogatari Recap
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Hanamonogatari
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Juuni Taisen
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Katanagatari
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Kizumonogatari I: Tekketsu-hen
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Kizumonogatari II: Nekketsu-hen
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Kizumonogatari III: Reiketsu-hen
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Koyomimonogatari
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Kubikiri Cycle: Aoiro Savant to Zaregototsukai
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Medaka Box
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Medaka Box Abnormal
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Medaka Box Abnormal
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Monogatari Series: Second Season
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Nekomonogatari: Kuro
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Nisemonogatari
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Okitegami Kyouko no Bibouroku x Monogatari
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Okitegami Kyouko no Bibouroku x Monogatari
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Owarimonogatari
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Owarimonogatari 2nd Season
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xxxHOLiC
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Zoku Owarimonogatari
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After School: 7th Class
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Aru Asa Okitara
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Bishounen Tanteidan
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Boukyaku Tantei Series
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Death Note Another Note: Los Angeles BB Renzoku Satsujin Jiken
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Henshin Ganbou!
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Himeiden
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JDC Tribute
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JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Over Heaven
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Juuni Taisen
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Kimi to Nadekko!
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Kuzukago Mountain
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Maniwagatari
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Medaka Box
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Medaka Box
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Medaka Box Gaiden: Good Loser Kumagawa
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Medaka Box: Juvenile - Shousetsu-ban
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Monogatari Series Heroine Hon
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Monogatari Series: Second Season - Shinbun Koukoku Zenshuu
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Ningen Series
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Nisemonogatari Short Stories
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Okitegami Kyouko no Bibouroku
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Oogiri
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Saikyou Series
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Seimitsukikai to TekitoーNingen
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Shin Honkaku Mahou Shoujo Risuka
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Shoujo Fujuubun
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Shounen Shoujo
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Shounenhou no Koro
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Shousetsu Ban Medaka Box
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Urooboe Uroboros!
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xxxHOLiC: AnotherHOLiC
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Zaregoto Series
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Zerozaki Kishishiki no Ningen Knock
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Zerozaki Soushiki no Ningen Shiken
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The first 2018 issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shounen Jump has announced on Monday that a number of notable manga authors who were serialized in the magazine will ...read more

'Monogatari Series' Author NisiOisiN to Pen New One-Shot

'Monogatari Series' Author NisiOisiN to Pen New One-Shot

The January 2018 issue of Jump GIGA has announced that a new one-shot by NisiOisiN (Monogatari Series, Katanagatari) with illustrations by Yuuji Iwasaki will be publ...read more

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Saleenseven | Yesterday, 10:14 PM
Thank you!


lazyking88 | Oct 8, 10:04 AM
I love and hate this guy at the same time. I love how prolific he is, his one shot manga are great and makes really unique characters. On the other hand his long winded dialogue and mundane slide of life attempts are annoying af. It would be nice if his lesser know series could get anime tho. People mainly only know him for monogatari.


Zerity | Sep 23, 7:30 PM
a god


KaizenR | Sep 9, 3:44 PM
Genius, thanks for Monogatari


x-Cellar_Door-x | Sep 8, 2:25 AM
An amazing creator.


Minar-kyun | Aug 30, 9:35 AM
Truly a prodigy!


KaizukaZekrom | Aug 10, 8:22 AM
WTF monogatari , medaka box , and katanagatari?


JazzLord | Jul 12, 2:52 PM
Thanks


Noyano-san | Jul 10, 4:35 PM
Thank you !


DeidaraSanji | Jul 9, 4:35 PM
I can not believe the writer of the Medaka and Monogatari are same...


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