Yukinobu Hoshino

Yukinobu Hoshino


Born
in Kushiro, Hokkaidō, Japan
January 29, 1954

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Yukinobu Hoshino (in Japanese, 星野之宣) is a Japanese manga artist. In 1975, after dropping out of Aichi Prefectural University of Fine Arts and Music, he debuted with Kotetsu no Queen (鋼鉄のクイーン). In the same year, he won the Tezuka prize for an outstanding manga with Harukanaru Asa (はるかなる朝).

He is known for using the gekiga style to create detailed and serious science fiction stories based on American and European SF novels but creating a completely different storyline. He had also drawn various works based on ancient and pre-historic histories. Amongst other things, he is known for his graphic novel series, 2001 Nights (2001夜物語).

His work is acknowledged by the British Museum and was on display during 5 November 2009 to 3 January 2010.

Average rating: 4.1 · 931 ratings · 90 reviews · 53 distinct worksSimilar authors
2001 Nights: The Death Tril...

4.31 avg rating — 168 ratings — published 1985 — 4 editions
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2001 Nights: Journey Beyond...

4.32 avg rating — 111 ratings — published 1985 — 4 editions
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Professor Munakata's Britis...

3.58 avg rating — 121 ratings — published 2011
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2001 Nights: Children of Ea...

4.32 avg rating — 102 ratings — published 1986 — 3 editions
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The Two Faces of Tomorrow (...

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2001 Nights (2001 Nights, #5)

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4.40 avg rating — 35 ratings — published 1990
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2001 Nights (2001 Nights, #6)

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2001 Nights (2001 Nights, #8)

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4.44 avg rating — 27 ratings — published 1991
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2001 Nights (2001 Nights, #10)

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4.31 avg rating — 26 ratings — published 1999
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2001 Nights (2001 Nights, #7)

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4.27 avg rating — 26 ratings — published 1991
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