Kazuki Takahashi Comic book creator

Kazuki takahashi

Kazuki Takahashi (高橋 和希, Takahashi Kazuki, also 高橋 一雅, born October 4, 1961 in Tokyo) is a manga artist, illustrator and game creator who created the manga Yu-Gi-Oh!, which led to the anime versions of it, Toei's Yu-Gi-Oh! and Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters (Internationally known as Yu-Gi-Oh!), as well as a spinoff manga (Yu-Gi-Oh! R), three spinoff anime (Yu-Gi-Oh! GX, Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D's, and Yu-Gi-Oh! Zexal) and several video games, novels and books. In an interview with Shonen Jump Takahashi stated that his favorite manga from other authors included Akira by Katsuhiro Otomo, Jojo's Bizarre Adventure by Hirohiko Araki, and Dragon Ball by Akira Toriyama. Takahashi started as a manga artist in 1982. His first work was Tokiō no Tsuma (闘輝王の鷹), published in 1990. One of his earliest works was Tennenshoku Danji Buray (天然色男児BURAY), which lasted for two volumes and was published from 1991 to 1992. Takahashi did not find success until 1996 when he created Yu-Gi-Oh! Takahashi's Yu-Gi-Oh! manga started the creation of the Yu-Gi-Oh! cards or originally known as "Magic and Wizards", a reference to the card game Magic: The Gathering and the card game's parent company Wizards of the Coast;

Personal details

Date of birth
October 4th, 1961

TV program created 1

Title Year Network Num. of seassons Num. of epizodes Co-creators First epizode air date Last epizode air date Languages External resources
Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D's 2008
TV Tokyo
5 154 April 2nd, 2008 March 30th, 2011

Written work

1.Yu Gi Oh! Zexal, Vol. 2

Editions Subjects Co-authors
2012. by Viz Media

2.Yu Gi Oh! Zexal, Vol. 1

Editions Subjects Co-authors
2012. by Viz Media
Shin Yoshida
Naohito Miyoshi


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