Taiyo Matsumoto





Taiyo Matsumoto


Born
in Japan
October 25, 1967

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Although Taiyo Matsumoto (松本大洋) desired a career as a professional soccerplayer at first, he eventually chose an artistic profession. He gained his first success through the Comic Open contest, held by the magazine Comic Morning, which allowed him to make his professional debut. He started out with 'Straight', a comic about basketball players. Sports remain his main influence in his next comic, 'Zéro', a story about a boxer.

In 1993 Matsumoto started the 'Tekkonkinkurito' trilogy in Big Spirits magazine, which was even adapted to a theatre play. He continued his comics exploits with several short stories for the Comic Aré magazine, which are collected in the book 'Nihon no Kyodai'. Again for Big Spirits, Taiyo Matsumoto started the series 'P
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Average rating: 4.23 · 6,169 ratings · 486 reviews · 50 distinct worksSimilar authors
鉄コン筋クリート[Tekkon KinKurîto ]...

4.38 avg rating — 1,956 ratings — published 1994 — 5 editions
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Sunny, Vol. 1

3.95 avg rating — 936 ratings — published 2011 — 8 editions
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GOGOモンスター

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4.01 avg rating — 612 ratings — published 2005 — 5 editions
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Sunny, Vol. 2

4.41 avg rating — 370 ratings — published 2012 — 7 editions
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Sunny, Vol. 3

4.39 avg rating — 268 ratings — published 2013 — 6 editions
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Sunny, Vol. 4

4.53 avg rating — 197 ratings — published 2013 — 6 editions
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鉄コン筋クリート(1)

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4.21 avg rating — 208 ratings — published 1994 — 3 editions
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Blue Spring

3.45 avg rating — 207 ratings — published 1993 — 4 editions
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Sunny, Vol. 5

4.57 avg rating — 155 ratings — published 2014 — 7 editions
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ナンバーファイブ(1)

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