Daisuke Igarashi

Birth:Apr 2, 1969
Years active:1993-Present
Hometown:Saitama Prefecture, Japan
Bloghttps://igaren.hatenadiary.org Twitterhttps://twitter.com/igadaioshirase Debuted with Ohayashi ga kikoeru rear in 1994. Igarashi is known among manga fans for his bold detailed art style and innovative storytelling. While his works are often described as fantastical they can hardly be categorized as traditional fantasy stories instead Igarashi draws inspiration from folklore and nature combined with surrealism and spiritual themes to create a style that has earned comparisons to the films of Hayao Miyazaki Igarashi himself stated in an interview that Miyazakis film My Neighbor Totoro was a key influence on his decision to become a manga artist