Naoshi Arakawa

Years active:2007-Present
Manga artist Naoshi Arakawa made his debut in 2007 with Tsumetai Kousha no Toki wa Tomaru The Time Stops on a Frozen Campus a manga adaptation of the mystery novel by Mizuki Tsujimura. After finishing his original soccer series in 2010 Sayonara Football he started his most renowned work Your Lie in April a series about the lives of young talented classical musicians. In 2013 Your Lie in April won the Kodansha Manga Award and was then adapted into an anime series the following year.