Kazuki Takahashi

高橋和希, Kazuo Takahashi (高橋一雅)
Birth:Oct 4, 1961
Death:Jul 4, 2022
Years active:1981-2022
Hometown:Tokyo, Japan
Blood Type:B
The creator of YuGiOh He loved playing shogi mahjong card games and tabletop roleplaying games. In an interview with Shonen Jump Takahashi stated that his favorite manga from other authors included Akira by Katsuhiro Otomo JoJos Bizarre Adventure by Hirohiko Araki and Dragon Ball by Akira Toriyama. He also enjoyed reading American comics with Hellboy being his favorite American comic book character. On July 6 2022 a body in snorkeling gear was found off the coast of Nago City Okinawa which was identified the following day as Takahashi. It was revealed by a U.S. Army Officer that Takahashi attempted to aid in the rescue of three people at a riptide in Mermaids Grotto Onna on July 4 2022.