Manga artist who created the fantasy series Tokyo Ghoul as well as the follow-ups Tokyo Ghoul [Jack] and Tokyo Ghoul:re.
He started his Tokyo Ghoul series as a series of one-shots in 2010. One of them earned him a second place finish at the Weekly Young Jump 113th Grand Prix.
More than 1.3 million fans follow his every word on the Twitter account sotonami.
He was born in Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan.
He and Masashi Kishimoto are both renown manga artists.