Our favorite Mangakas! Yay! I will be listing from most fave to least (these pictures don’t belong to me, I linked them to where I got them from on the internet):
1. Arina Tanemura
All right, it’s no secret that my favorite mangaka is Arina Tanemura. ^__^ Best shoujo artist there is. Here’s the post on why we love Arinacchi.
Birthday: March 12, 1978
Birthplace: Aichi, Japan
Likes: J-pop, Yui Horie, Aya Matsura, Maaya Sakamoto, Morning Musume, Lord of the Rings, Karaoke, cats.
Family: 2 sisters and 1 brother, 2 cats (Riku & Kai)
Blog: Rikukai Arina Lolipop (Japanese)
Nicknames: Arinacchi, Princess,
Short-Tempered Melancholic (collection of one shots; early works)
Shinshi Doumei Cross + Komaki x Kusame Special
Zettai Kakusei Tenshi Mistress Fortune (Giniro x Kisaki super awakening angels)
Vampire Rose (a paranormal romance and a girl with renewed belief in the supernatural)
Ginyuu Meika (a sweet story about a pianist-to-be and a tree spirit)
Umi ni Chikyuugi Nocturne (teacher-student relationship)
Shoujo Eve Ringo Jikake no 24 Ji (“I hate being Kawaii”- Eve)
CLAMP is a four-woman manga studio:
– OHKAWA Ageha (leader; story & script)
– APAPA Mokona (lead artist; colorist)
– NEKOI Tsubaki (art assistant; chibi artist)
– IGARASHI Satsuki (design; art assistant)
OK, since it’s a four woman manga group, then I won’t be able to be as specific… but I love the art and the stories! I think it’s fantastic. Here’s a list of the mangas I like and have read (not finished reading, or only bits of)
Tsubasa Reservoir Chronicle
Card Captor Sakura
4. Mayu Sakai
Birthday: January 7, 1982
Birthplace: Fussa, Tokyo, Japan
Blog: ぬるまゆ (Japanese)
But I love Fruits Basket. So, so, so much. >__< It’s one of my favorite mangas.
And Gakuen Alice, Watashi ni xx Shinasai, Faster than a Kiss, Kaichou wa Maid-sama, etc.