Japanese light novelist. He won the Gold Prize in the 9th Dengeki Novel Prize for Baccano which was made into a TV anime in 2007. The fact that Gintama is one of Naritas favorite manga series should already say a lot about his personality. Indeed this man speaks a language thats extremely similar to that of Gintokis which makes him a rather unique and adorable piece of humanity. As he wrote at his personal website thats been under construction for quite some time: Favorite style of death: I dont wanna die There are two traits found in most of Naritas works: Narita writes extremely fast one volume a month if he wishes with tons of spelling errors and missing words as a tradeoff. The editors like to leave them sometimes just for fun though. His work titles often have an exclamation mark at the end i.e. Baccano Vamp Durarara etc.. Its also interesting to note that Narita studied satellite image analysis computer science dept. in university far enough from a writing profession.