Biography Masashi Kishimoto Creator Naruto
Masashi Kishimoto is a Japanese mangaka (cartoonist) famous for his Naruto work. Masashi Kishimoto began to develop his talent to draw since elementary school age. Masashi Kishimoto became a famous mangaka since his work, Naruto was a great success both in Japan alone and in other countries. In 1999 Naruto was first published on Shounen jump making Kishimoto receive a hot step award. Twin brother Masashi Kishimoto, Seishi Kishimoto is also a manga artist with his famous 666 Satan work. Kishimoto was born in Okayama Prefecture, Japan, November 8, 1974.
Biography of Masashi Kishimoto from Web Biography
When Kishimoto was a kid, one of his favorite TV shows was Doraemon. All of Masashi Kishimoto's friends like Doraemon and draw his characters. Kishimoto-sensei is the most perfectionist. He shows which parts are wrong on his friends' drawings and shows how to draw the right one.
Kishimoto's Drawing Talent
When elementary school, Masashi Kishimoto is very fond of drawing. During school he crossed out his notebook with his picture, even he kept drawing while he was playing hide and seek with his friends while waiting to be arrested. Kishimoto-sensei's favorite anime is Doraemon, until one day he sees the Mobile Suit Gundam, everything he draws is the character of the anime.
After crazy about drawing the Mobile Suit Gundam, a new anime, the famous manga of Akira Toriyama-sensei: Dr. Slump. Masashi Kishimoto talked about how he did not believe, how can Dr. Slump is very good and he started drawing the anime characters. He even took part in the Arale-chan drawing competition using crayons.
By elementary school graduation, Kishimoto was crazy about Dragon Ball, Akira Toriyama-sensei's most famous manga. Kishimoto-sensei had mentioned how much he was obsessed with Toriyama-sensei, "He is like a god to me, I always draw every character that appears in the Dragon Ball." And finally Masashi Kishimoto makes a decision he will not regret. He begins by thinking "The manga is amazing" and he wants to become a popular manga like Akira Toriyama. Kishimoto made his first work entitled "Hiatari-kun", about a teenage ninja.
When stepping on junior high school, Kishimoto focuses on something other than drawing. Baseball took an important part at the time. Menggambarpun he almost did not do it again because there is no time.But one day he saw a poster that he thought was very good. The picture turned out to be "Akira" by Katsuhiro Ootomo.
Kishimoto started drawing "Akira", and his image style changed a lot. But, no matter how much he tries to imitate, he can not. Impossible to imitate. The effects, designs, and details of each image are very different from other mangaka. Finally Kishimoto-sensei realizes, great works are original works, and imitating other people's pictures is useless.
Kishimoto tried to draw with his own character, but he still could not. He finally gave up and spent all his junior years to imitate Ootomo-sensei's image.
Kishimoto's First Comic
When he was in class XI, Kishimoto successfully completed his first comic that contains 31 pages. He asked his sister's opinion. But that he can only "ugly". He did not accept the words and asked his father again. Apparently his father's answer was the same. Kishimoto remains enthusiastic and sends his comic to the Jump Magazine Award, but fails and the comic is forever the lowest pile on his drawing table.
Kishimoto does not give up and make a lot of comic again. But the comics are not always good. He wonder why the comics are not good and what makes other people's comics better?
Bad Achievement in School
As he spends his time searching for answers, Kishimoto graduated from high school with 38 out of 39 students. Keaaan has gone awry. Not good at drawing comics, not smart at school, then what will he be?Masashi Kishimoto did not give up and tried harder to become a mangaka Jump. If Kishimoto now remembers everything, he does not think much, "Well, it will work! Thank goodness because I'm stupid! “
Masashi Kishimoto has now achieved his dream of becoming a famous Mangaka Jump, his comic about the ninja, Naruto being one of the most popular and most sought after in the world. All that his efforts did work. Masashi Kishimoto became an example and a real inspiration, and will be one of the greatest in history.
"The Struggle of Life Always Dissent to who is stronger or faster, but gradually the winner is the one who thinks he must win"