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Posted by Life_Without_Progress (24953 posts) 7 months, 12 hours ago

Poll: Rate the mangaka : Katsuhiro Otomo (13 votes)

1-Lowest 8%
2 8%
3 0%
4 0%
5 8%
6 0%
7 8%
8 31%
9 31%
10-Highest 8%
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In honor of the news that he is finally returning to writing and drawing manga after spending years on making films (this time he'll be working on a Meiji Period Japan title. I'M SO EXCITED, I JUST CAN'T HIDE IT!), Today's rate the mangaka segment features Katsuhiro Otomo. He is the creator behind two critically acclaimed Science Fiction Thriller manga filled with Psychic Battles and Political and Social intrigue known as Akira and his lesser known work, Domu: A Child's Dream.

Here's a list of previous "rate the mangaka" segments

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#2 Posted by FaradaySloth (10594 posts) - - Show Bio

8/10

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#3 Posted by GilgameshThePimpToEndAllPimps (2736 posts) - - Show Bio

Solid 8-7, haven't seen much of his work, and admittedly i still need to watch Akira, but the high quality art of both the manga and film give him a high rating by itself.

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#4 Posted by Billy Batson (60896 posts) - - Show Bio

10/10 - kino

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#5 Posted by Darling_02 (9 posts) - - Show Bio

7/10, Akira was cool

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#6 Posted by Koays (11545 posts) - - Show Bio

8/10

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#7 Posted by qwertyuiop1998 (250 posts) - - Show Bio

9/10

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#8 Posted by Helloman (30115 posts) - - Show Bio

5.

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#9 Posted by Kilius (1626 posts) - - Show Bio

Undecided so far, though I'm liking a lot of what I've read from the first 4 Akira volumes.

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#10 Posted by Yassassin (7703 posts) - - Show Bio

10

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#11 Posted by jashugan (6652 posts) - - Show Bio

8 or 9/10. Akira is a masterpiece, his art is phenomenal. Domu is a lesser work, but it is fine

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#12 Posted by PenguinDust (9334 posts) - - Show Bio

10, one of the all-time greats, but still not my favorite (that’s Rumiko Takahashi). Akira is my highest rated manga, though.