Natsuki Takaya

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Natsuki Takaya

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born
in Shizuoka, Japan
July 07, 1973

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Natsuki Takaya (高屋 奈月 Takaya Natsuki, real name Naka Hatake) is the penname of a Japanese manga artist best-known for creating the series Fruits Basket. She was born on July 7, 1973; (Tanabata). Takaya is left-handed and once revealed that she wanted to be a mangaka since first grade, when her sister started drawing.

She was born in Shizuoka, Japan, but was raised in Tokyo, where she made her debut in 1992. She enjoys video games such as the Final Fantasy series or Sakura Wars, or working on her different manga series, such as Fruits Basket, which is the second best-selling shōjo manga ever in Japan, and the top selling shōjo manga in North America. Fruits Basket has also been adapted into a twenty-six-episode anime series.

In 2001, Takaya
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お久しぶりです!

先日、ツイッターでもつぶやきましたが

いくつかお知らせです~。





①「花とゆめ」創刊40周年企画

複製原画ギャラリーにて

フルバの複製原画も展示されます~



http://www.hanayume40th.com/gallery.html

「花とゆめ」創刊40周年企画 複製原画ギャラリー

期間:9/5~9/28

場所:アニメイト池袋本店3Fわくわくスペース

営業時間:10:00~21:00入場無料







②発売中の花とゆめ18号か19号で応募できる

9/28(月)「花とゆめアニメ祭」に

私も色紙で参加しております~



実は…



ちょこっと書き間違えましてね…



1000号のところを10000号と……

0を多く書いてしまいましてね……

どのようにそれを誤魔化したかをぜひ…

ぜひ肉眼で確認して頂けたらと……はい…



http://www.hanayume40th.com/fes/

「花とゆめアニメ祭り」

期間:9/28

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Fruits Basket, Vol. 1 (Frui...
4.23 of 5 stars 4.23 avg rating — 81,257 ratings — published 1999 — 13 editions
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Fruits Basket, Volume 07
4.41 of 5 stars 4.41 avg rating — 13,005 ratings — published 2001 — 13 editions
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Fruits Basket, Vol. 2 (Frui...
4.35 of 5 stars 4.35 avg rating — 11,745 ratings — published 1999 — 13 editions
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Fruits Basket, Volume 04
4.4 of 5 stars 4.40 avg rating — 11,533 ratings — published 2000 — 13 editions
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Fruits Basket, Volume 15
4.45 of 5 stars 4.45 avg rating — 10,887 ratings — published 2004 — 10 editions
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Fruits Basket, Vol. 3 (Frui...
4.38 of 5 stars 4.38 avg rating — 11,019 ratings — published 1999 — 13 editions
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Fruits Basket, Volume 14
4.47 of 5 stars 4.47 avg rating — 10,481 ratings — published 2004 — 10 editions
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Fruits Basket, Volume 05
4.39 of 5 stars 4.39 avg rating — 10,545 ratings — published 2000 — 13 editions
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Fruits Basket, Volume 08
4.43 of 5 stars 4.43 avg rating — 10,214 ratings — published 2002 — 13 editions
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Fruits Basket, Volume 06
4.43 of 5 stars 4.43 avg rating — 9,712 ratings — published 2000 — 12 editions
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“Because even the smallest of words can be the ones to hurt you, or save you.”
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“I want to believe that I'm not wrong. I want to believe that life isn't full of darkness. Even if storms come to pass, the sun will shine again. No matter how painful and hard the rain may beat down on me.”
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“Those who hurt others will also hurt themselves.”
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