Makoto Kobayashi





Makoto Kobayashi


Born
in Niigata, Japan
May 13, 1958

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Makoto Kobayashi (小林 まこと Kobayashi Makoto) is a Japanese manga artist that is best known for his unusual drawing style. One of his most well known manga is "What's Michael?", a manga about a curious orange cat and his many adventures that is often compared with Garfield. His earliest work is "Grapple Three Brothers", which won the Shōnen magazine New manga artist award. He has twice won the Kodansha Manga Award, for "Sanshiro of 1, 2" in 1981 and "What's Michael?" in 1986.

Average rating: 4.24 · 830 ratings · 51 reviews · 23 distinct works · Similar authors
What's Michael?, Vol. 1: Mi...

4.05 avg rating — 132 ratings — published 1990 — 8 editions
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What's Michael?, Vol. 6: A ...

4.38 avg rating — 78 ratings — published 2000 — 3 editions
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What's Michael?, Vol. 10: S...

4.32 avg rating — 60 ratings — published 2005 — 2 editions
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What's Michael?, Vol. 5: Mi...

4.28 avg rating — 65 ratings — published 2001 — 2 editions
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What's Michael?, Vol. 7: Fa...

4.31 avg rating — 62 ratings — published 2000 — 2 editions
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What's Michael?, Vol. 3: Of...

4.19 avg rating — 67 ratings — published 1997 — 3 editions
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What's Michael?, Vol. 8: Sh...

4.38 avg rating — 56 ratings — published 2000 — 2 editions
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What's Michael?, Vol. 11: P...

4.17 avg rating — 53 ratings — published 2006
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What's Michael?, Vol. 2: Li...

4.39 avg rating — 76 ratings — published 1991 — 5 editions
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What's Michael?, Vol. 9: Th...

4.40 avg rating — 60 ratings — published 2002 — 3 editions
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