AnimeFest 2019 Sheraton Dallas Hotel August 16th-19th, 2019 Dallas, TX
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Yoshitoshi ABe as Manga Artist
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AnimeFest 2019
Saturday 5:00PM for 1h in P1
In addition to his work on anime titles like Serial Experiments Lain and Haibane Renmei (Charcoal Feathers Federation), Yoshitoshi ABe is also an accomplished manga artist. As a veteran of Comiket (Comic Market), ABe not only has countless doujinshi he has made, he has also published several manga series such as NieA_7, Pochiyama at the Pharmacy, Ryushika Ryushika, and more. Join us to learn more about the tools he uses, his techniques and approach to creating manga, and even a glimpse into his latest effort, Kodomo no Gourmet.
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ABe, an illustrator, manga artist, and anime character designer, was born in Tokyo on August 3, 1971.

He has worked on a variety of popular anime, published several manga series and many dojinshi, and his illustrations have been featured in a multitude of art books, novels, and media covers.

In Anime, he was the character designer for serial experiments lain (1998) and NieA_7 (2000), conceptual character designer for TEXHNOLYZE (2003), and more recently the character designer and a script writer for RErideD (2018). His dojinshi, Haibane Renmei, became an hit anime of the same title on which he contributed as original creator and to the series composition.

His manga related work includes story and art for NieA Under 7 (2001), character design for All You Need Is Kill (2004), and story and art for Ryushika Ryushika (2009). Most recently, ABe is creating manga for Kodomo no Gourmet (2017), which is based on a short story by well-known artist and essayist Masayuki Kusumi.

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