Inio Asano

Inio Asano


Born
in Ibaraki, Japan
September 22, 1980

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Inio Asano (浅野いにお Asano Inio, born September 22, 1980 in Ishioka, Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan) is a Japanese manga author. Asano created the acclaimed manga Solanin which was released as a feature film in Japan in April 2010, starring Aoi Miyazaki. He is known for his character driven, realist stories that range from slice of life stories to psychological horror. In 2001 he won the first prize in the GX competition for young manga artists.

The Yomiuri Shimbun newspaper described him as "one of the voices of his generation."

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Inio_Asano

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“Freedom without any purpose feels a whole lot like boredom.”
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“I wondered if the Demon that whispered "Why not be free?" was Freedom itself.”
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“I have no idea what to do with myself. And while I wait for my epiphany, I feel the toxins collecting in my body.”
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