Natsuki Takaya

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Natsuki Takaya

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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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ナンジャタウンにて開催中の

「神様はじめました」アニメ放送開始&

「花とゆめ」40周年記念イベントに

行ってきましたよ。

フルバのケーキ、食べました!



ケーキ.jpg



行けないかな…と思ってたので

嬉しかった&美味しかったです(v`)



複製原画諸々展示などもされていたのですが

名場面集なるところで私だけ(じゃなかったかもですが)

三つも選んでいたのが、なんというか、イヤ待ってくれ違うんだ

三つ選んでくださいと言われたような気がしたんだがあれ私

勘違いしてやらかしちゃったのか恥ずかしい…!!



と、なりました…。



ま、まぁ、いいよね…(笑)。



イベントの詳細はこちら

http://event.namco.co.jp/namja/kamisama_hanayume/




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