Masashi Kishimoto (born 8 November, 1974) is a Japanese manga artist, well known for creating the manga series Naruto. His younger twin brother, Seishi Kishimoto, is also a manga artist and creator of the manga series 666 Satan and Blazer Drive.
Akira Toriyama born on April 5, 1955, in Kiyosu, Aichi, Japan, is a widely known and acclaimed Japanese manga artist known mostly for his creation of Dragon Ball in 1984. It is difficult to pin point the source of Toriyama's artwork inspiration. He admires Osamu Tezuka's Astro Boy and was impressed by Walt Disney's One Hundred and One Dalmatians, which he remembers for the great art. Jackie Chan's early movies had a noticable influence on Toriyama's stories.
Noriaki Kubo (born June 26, 1977), known by his pen name Tite Kubo, is a Japanese manga artist. Tite is the creator of the vastly popular anime and manga series know as Bleach, which has become a worldwide phenomenom.
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